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In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, released by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), shows residents of the besieged Palestinian camp of Yarmouk, queuing to receive food supplies, in Damascus, Syria.
2015-03-05, The Guardian
Yarmouk, near the centre of Damascus, prospered as a safe haven for Palestinians. Under siege, it is now a prison for its remaining residents, who survive on little food and water, with no hope of escape ...
noodls: (Source: EMGS - ElectroMagnetic GeoServices ASA) CFO of Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS), Svein Knudsen, holds a presentation at the DNB Oil and OffshoreConference in Oslo, Norway, today 4 March 2015. Please find the...
Norway Today: The snow came late this winter, but Oslo's most popular toboggan run is finally open for the...
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The Local: A University of Oslo study has found that amphetamines are often used by blue-collar workers such as carpenters, bricklayers, and rig workers, simply to work harder for longer hours....
noodls: (Source: PGS - Petroleum Geo-ServicesASA) PGS is hosting three sessions at the event  Proactive ReservoirManagement - PRM and Beyond from 16 - 19 March 2015 in OsloBetter information = better decisions At the 3rd EAGE Workshop on...
noodls: (Source: The University of Nebraska at Lincoln) Lincoln, Neb., March 4th, 2015 - Lincoln, Neb., March 4, 2015 -- Jacht Ad Lab, the University of Nebraska-LincolnCollege of Journalism and Mass Communications' interdisciplinary student ad agency, announced...
Stars and Stripes: The weather is cold but events in Europe are still hot! Here is a sampling of events on the docket. Please verify details before setting out. AUSTRIA SALZBURG: Salzburg Biennale, festival for new music, through March 22. VIENNA: Accordion Festival, through...
The Guardian: The brilliant young conductor Vasily Petrenko is leading Britain’s oldest symphony orchestra to ever greater artistic and commercial heights. No wonder the band remains so close to Liverpudlians’ hearts ...
Huffington Post: The description of the death of Robert-Francois Damiens, the man who attempted to kill Louis XV, is not for the faint-hearted. On March 2, 1757, in front of a crowd of spectators, Damiens was drawn and quartered, which means that his limbs were tied to four...
noodls: (Source: Rezidor Hotel Group AB) MINNEAPOLIS (Feb. 26, 2015) - Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the world's largest and most dynamic hotel groups reported strong 2014 results with 57 openings, 84 signings and system wide revenues of $7.8 billion, a four...
noodls: (Source: UNOG - United Nations Office at Geneva) Where global solutions are shaped for you | News & Media | CONFERENCE ON DISARMAMENT CONTINUES HIGH-LEVEL SEGMENT; HEARS FROM MONGOLIA, IRAQ AND COLOMBIA Ukraine and Russia make general statements The Conference...
noodls: (Source: FIS - Fédération Internationale de Ski) In our interview series "FIS Ski Jumping-Talk" we present talks with ski jumping athletes and officials. Today: Alexander Stoeckl (41), head coach of the Norwegian ski jumping national team. FIS Ski...
Reuters: OSLO (Reuters) - India, Bangladesh and China are most at risk from river floods, with an increasing number of people threatened because of climate change and economic growth in low-lying regions, a study said on Thursday. The U.S.-based World Resources...
noodls: (Source: BATS Global Markets Inc) DRAFT BATSGLOBAL MARKETS FEBRUARY 2015UPDATE: REPORTS 8.2% U.S.OPTIONS MARKET SHARE, 20.7% U.S. EQUITIES MARKET SHARE, 23.7% EUROPEAN EQUITIES MARKET SHARE Company Also Announced ChrisConcannon to BecomeCEO, Joe Ratterman...