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2008-04-24

Culture

Tribeca Film Festival in Manhattan

The Tribeca Film Festival , in Manhattan, New York has just opened with world films including comedy, and war documentaries from Sudan, Iraq and

The Tribeca Film Festival , in Manhattan, New York has just opened with world films including comedy, and war documentaries from Sudan, Iraq and

Science_technology

Nissan designs cars for elderly drivers

Japanese car manufacturer Nissan is using a specialized driver’s suit and goggles to simulate the bad balance, stiff joints, and weaker eyesight of

Japanese car manufacturer Nissan is using a specialized driver’s suit and goggles to simulate the bad balance, stiff joints, and weaker eyesight of

Culture

Chinese singer wins UK award

China’s multi-million-yuan singer Sa Dingding has recently released an album called “Alive” in the UK. She has just won the “BBC World Music Award”.

China’s multi-million-yuan singer Sa Dingding has recently released an album called “Alive” in the UK. She has just won the “BBC World Music Award”.

Science_technology

World's first Shoulder Transplant

A team at Bologna’s Rizzoli Hospital in Italy have replaced the shoulder of a 47- year- old former amateur bodybuilder, with bone and cartilage from

A team at Bologna’s Rizzoli Hospital in Italy have replaced the shoulder of a 47- year- old former amateur bodybuilder, with bone and cartilage from

Europe

Cocaine or coffee, war or peace the choice for many in Colombia

Armed gangs, political instability, corruption and cocaine stalk the Colombian countryside, here the EU sponsors peace labs to promote peaceful

Armed gangs, political instability, corruption and cocaine stalk the Colombian countryside, here the EU sponsors peace labs to promote peaceful

Science_technology

New Hope for Heart Patients

Scientists in Holland have managed to grow cardiac muscle stem cells from adult human hearts, rather than embryos. This avoids the problems of

Scientists in Holland have managed to grow cardiac muscle stem cells from adult human hearts, rather than embryos. This avoids the problems of

Culture

East German documentary maker wins prize

Volker Koepp has been given a lifetime achievement award at the “Visions du Reel” film festival in Nyon, Switzerland, after 40 years making

Volker Koepp has been given a lifetime achievement award at the “Visions du Reel” film festival in Nyon, Switzerland, after 40 years making

Culture

Modern Ballet in Geneva

St Augustin,and his confessions. are transformed into dance by choreographer Isira Makuloluwe, at BFM in Geneva. Jiri Kylian has two works in the

St Augustin,and his confessions. are transformed into dance by choreographer Isira Makuloluwe, at BFM in Geneva. Jiri Kylian has two works in the

News

PM Janez Jansa speaks about Slovenia's EU presidency

Prime minister of Slovenia, Janez Jansa has been heading the EU presidency since January. His government has successfully adopted the Euro, being the

Prime minister of Slovenia, Janez Jansa has been heading the EU presidency since January. His government has successfully adopted the Euro, being the