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King's School in Canterbury

The King’s School in Canterbury is the oldest operating school in the World. 1,420...

The King's School is a highly selective British co-educational independent school for both day and boarding pupils in the English city of Canterbury in...
greece dances

There are More Than 4,000 Traditional Dances in Greece.

Zorba the Greek, a film starring Anthony Quinn, made it known to the world how much the Greek people love to dance and break plates....
online dating

23% of the couples who meet through online dating end up marrying.

Forget flirting at bars! 23 per cent of singles who meet through online dating end up MARRYING their partners. According to the Pew Research Center,...

Prince Charles has an Aston Martin that runs on wine

The Prince of Wales has reduced his motoring emissions by running his 38-year-old Aston Martin, a 21st birthday present from the Queen, on fuel...

Oxford University was founded before the Aztec Empire.

In history, there is no proof of the foundation of Oxford University. But, the record shows that teaching in some form had begun in...

1200 Years Old Ancient Hindu Temple Carved Entirely From a Single Rock.

Kailasa temple, 1200-year-old Ancient Hindu Temple carved from a single rock in Ellora, stands majestically 29 kilometers away from the City of Aurangabad in...
Global poverty

The 100 richest people in the World earned enough money in 2012 to end...

85% of batter's as children watched domestic violence occur in their own homes and/or experienced physical/sexual abuse themselves. 50% of all willful homicides...
Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama was on the CIA payroll ($180k/yr) from the late 1950’s to 1974.

No mere spiritual leader, he was the head of Tibet's government when he went into exile in 1959. It was a state apparatus run...
Angelina Jolie

30 Interesting facts about actress Angelina Jolie.

Angelina Jolie is an American actress & film director, famous for her role as Lara Croft. If you’re in love with her, check out...
suicide

Greece Has the Lowest Suicide Rate in the European Union.

Even though suicide rates have risen dramatically (for Greek standards, that is) in the past five years in the country due to the economic...
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