The Soviet spy steam railway that’s still running

Deep in the dense green forests of Germany’s Mittelgebirge central mountains lies a remarkable railway that has survived war, political upheaval, Cold War tension and repression, economic hardship and repeated threats of closure.E 46ocYV zo

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The Cape Town Opera Company is hitting all the high notes

Hear the powerful voices of an award-winning ensemble tell universal stories, and follow along in South Africa as they build a new audience and educate the next generation about the fun side of this classic art formTB4 ntj21K4

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Worried about traveling with unvaccinated kids? 6 questions answered on how to manage the risks

Across the US, Covid-19 cases are rising again, primarily in unvaccinated populations. Most of these cases are due to the highly infectious delta variant of SARS-Cov-2, the coronavirus that causes Covid-19. Many children are among those who aren’t vaccinated, simply because no vaccines have been authorized for children under 12. About a quarter of children aged 12-15 years have been vaccinated. Given the rise in cases and the inability to vaccinate young children, many parents are concerned about the safety of traveling this summer.9iuK63VuEvc

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OnePlus Nord 2 vs Poco F3 GT: Battle of the Affordable Flagships

OnePlus Nord 2 or Poco F3 GT? If you’ve been asking yourself this question, I might have the answer to it. I compare these newly launched devices in a head-to-head to find out which one is worth your…

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Most common COVID symptoms in the fully vaccinated

84787559The second wave of coronavirus not only taught us the importance of social distancing and wearing a mask, but highlighted the need for getting our COVID vaccines. That being said, with a possibility of a third wave, it has become all the more crucial for us to get vaccinated.

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Pennsylvania Joining National Survey on Climate Risk in the Insurance Industry

The Pennsylvania Insurance Department (PID) is joining with other states around the country in conducting the National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ (NAIC) Climate Risk Disclosure Survey. The survey allows insurers to report on climate-related risks and opportunities and will provide …

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London Cops “Dealing With Numerous Floods In The East” As Storms Roll In

Buses and cars were left stranded when roads across London flooded on Sunday, as repeated thunderstorms battered the British capital.

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The ‘carmageddon’ engulfing Europe this summer

So, you’re all set for a trip to Europe in this most uncertain of summers. You’ve booked your flight, navigated all the paperwork for your destination (and for getting home), and have prepared yourself for snafus along the way. Oh, and you’re fully vaccinated.

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Most expensive wines in the world

84675114If you are a wine lover and think that wines are already expensive enough, wait till you read this article. Here are some vintage wine bottles that are considered to be the most expensive wines in the world.

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Major Websites Had Access Issues Around the World for Over One Hour

Paytm, Hotstar, Sony LIV, PlayStation Network, Steam and many other major Internet platforms are currently down. Akamai has confirmed that it is experiencing an outage, affecting large parts of the…

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How Can You Live Stream the Tokyo Olympics?

Tokyo Olympics 2020 will be broadcast live on Sony Sports Network and will be live streamed on SonyLIV. National broadcaster Prasar Bharati’s Doordarshan will also broadcast the Tokyo Olympics live….

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The importance of flu shots for kids

84614225While corona vaccine trials are still underway for kids, protecting their health is parents’ utmost priority during these tough times.

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Bill Clinton turned down tea with the Queen to ‘be a tourist’ and eat Indian food

Former US President Bill Clinton declined offers of tea with Queen Elizabeth and dinner at the British Prime Minister’s official country house because he wanted to “be a tourist,” go shopping and eat Indian food during his first official visit to the UK with Tony Blair as leader in 1997, according to formerly classified documents.JxtXCvT0G I

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Air traffic controller’s ‘slip of the tongue’ nearly causes plane crash

An air traffic controller at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport gave incorrect instructions to pilots in an incident that nearly saw two planes come within 300 feet of crashing into each other on Tuesday.Yp3OM5EsSys

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