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Subsidies are available Oct. 1 to help low-income seniors buy Medigap health insurance policies, an endowment fund said             
Banks see SMEs as an important client, but Romania needs programs on this financing segment more than ever, said today Florin Danescu, the executive president of Romanian Banks Association (ARB), acco
It is in the common interest of both the EU and the UK to maintain a relationship that is as close as possible post-Brexit, Romanian President Klaus Iohannis argued on Thursday at the Board Meeting of
Romania’s economic growth in the first half of the year had a positive impact on the country’s car market, which recorded a growth of approximately 10 percent, says Badsi CEO Paul Badea. „
Russian low-cost carrier Pobeda (part of Aeroflot group) has opened selling tickets for new international flights to Azerbaijan (Baku) and Georgia (Tbilisi), RIA Novosti stated.
Poland is interested in strengthening of all-round cooperation with Azerbaijan and the two countries enjoy significant prospects to expand relations.
PORT AU CHOIX, N.L. - Four fishermen are safe today after a rescue at sea from a burning boat about 50 kilometres off the coast of Newfoundland's northern peninsula. The fishermen from the Atlantic P
Latest Lifestyle
Here's a roundup of the best deals and freebies from your favorite coffee chains and convenience stores on the National Coffee Day 2016.
Living your way takes moxie, faith, and authentic desire. When it comes to creating a life of one's own design, beloved Emmy-award winning actress Michelle Stafford stands in a league of her own.
Benedict Cumberbatch joined David Gilmour on stage at London's Royal Albert Hall on Wednesday to perform Pink Floyd classic, "Comfortably Numb." (Sept. 29)            &
Britney Spears has been working her way around London this week [Britney Spears/Instagram] Not only did she wow everyone during her iTunes festival performance but she's been totally hilarious on I
Rebecca Judd shared this adorable snap to reveal her newborn twins [Rebecca Judd/Instagram] After eagerly awaiting the arrival of their babies, Rebecca and her husband Chris Judd revealed their twi
In Alexandria, a bike shop offers wheels and a lot more.
Can a shared love of biking overcome that?
Latest Tech
Samsung's recall has raised questions about the risks of shortcuts.             
Unbeknown to the thousands of unsuspecting users around the world, HP had secretly installed the technological equivalent of a time-bomb in their printers.
Man creates $65,000 flat pack home (render pictured) he says is ‘IKEA on steroids’. Architect Alex Symes said the flat pack will be the answer to Australia's housing crisis.
The rock-munching bees (pictured) were first discovered 40 years ago in the arid deserts of Utah. But a number of new nest sites in the US has led scientists to identify it as a new species to scien
Researchers from Duke University in North Carolina, organised their own dinner party in the hopes of better understanding the problem of social co-ordination.
Researchers from the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia in Italy have developed an algorithm they say can predict if someone is racist or has prejudices with an accuracy of 82 per cent.
Parts of the world are expected to light up in a green glow tonight, as a strong solar storm continues. The Aurora over Caithness, Scotland last night is pictured.
Latest Health
Young women have emerged as a high risk group for mental health problems, according to new data released by NHS Digital.
London-based facial cosmetic surgeon Dr Julian De Silva says patients can age their faces by as much as ten years by making poor lifestyle choices.
One in ten women reported an 85 per cent decrease in the frequency of their flushes after having acupuncture treatment, researchers from Wake Forest University, North Carolina, found.
BEIJING (Reuters) - In the shadow of one of China's top cancer hospitals in Beijing, a catacomb-like network of ramshackle brick buildings has become a home-from-home for hundreds of cancer patients a
ADDIS ABABA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A comprehensive digital map charting soil fertility in Ethiopia is proving an important tool in tackling the country’s low farm productivity, a challenge ma
Some figures show the numbers discharged overnight, such as 74-year-old Elsie Allanson (pictured with her daughter), from Tadcaster in North Yorkshire, could be as high as 400 a night.
Latest Finance
Brazil's central bank expects annual inflation to ease below the government's 4.5% target in 2017 after years of hovering well above that goal, leaving the door open for cuttin
This Friday, something unusual will happen in the sky over Los Angeles. Unfortunately, you won’t be able to see it. Sept. 30 marks the emergence of the “black moon” — when a second new moon rises
Note: Tori Amos’ new song “Flicker” was written for the documentary “Audrie & Daisy,” which Netflix released theatrically and in theaters at the end of September. The film, directed by Bonni Cohen
Sarah Jessica Parker makes no bones about the fact that she is all about New York. Carrie Bradshaw references aside, the designer-loving actress has fittingly teamed with another Big Apple institu
A breakneck homage to cinematic fakery, filmmaker Matt Johnson's "Operation Avalanche" repeatedly folds illusion, truth, and alternative history in on itself to a pleasurably absurd degree — a pse
Federal investigators have released a sketch of a person who is believed to be involved in the killing of a man who had been playing “Pokemon Go” this summer in a San Francisco park. Authorities a
U .S. political leaders of both parties argue that destroying Islamic State is America’s top priority in the Middle East. In reality, that’s not nearly as important as confronting the challenge po
Latest Sport
Epstein helped the Boston Red Sox end an 86-year World Series title drought. Expectations are high he can duplicate the feat with the playoff-bound Chicago Cubs.
Manchester: Jose Mourinho may leave Wayne Rooney out of Manchester United’s starting side for the second match in a row when they face Ukrainian side Zorya Luhansk in the Europa League on Thursday. Ro
Who is the former top Indian cricketer named by bookie Sanjeev Chawla during his interrogation by sleuths in London? And who was the Indian bookie splurging loads of cash at a Las Vegas casino earlier
A comprehensive statistical preview of the second India vs New Zealand Test at Eden Gardens. The post India vs New Zealand stats preview: How successful is Eden Gardens for the hosts? appeared first
Kolkata: In the middle of a 12-match unbeaten streak at home, India's marauding cricket team will be aiming to reclaim the No 1 spot in ICC rankings when it takes on an unsettled New Zealand in the se
If Gautam Gambhir makes a lot of runs there would be nothing to gain long term from it. If he doesn't, the selectors and he fail while a potential talent would be kept away a tad longer. The post Indi
It helps that running back Markus Sanders is back for Canton, which has won three straight since an 0-2 start.             
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Magic Kingdom Halloween party offers more unique experiences than other Disney events

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It's curtain up on the Bard's last home as Shakespeare's New Place is re-imagined for a modern audience

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