Happy Diwali 2015

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Diwali (or Deepavali, the “festival of lights”) is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn (northern hemisphere) or spring (southern hemisphere) every year.[3][4] Diwali is one of the largest and brightest festivals in India. The festival spiritually signifies the victory of good over evil. The preparations and rituals typically extend over a five-day ...

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Remembrance Day

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Remembrance Day

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Remembrance Day (sometimes known as Poppy Day) is a memorial day observed in Commonwealth of Nations member states since the end of the First World War to remember the members of their armed forces who have died in the line of duty. Following a tradition inaugurated by King George V ...

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Drought in Mexico reveals 400-year-old church

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Drought in Mexico reveals 400-year-old church

A church that has been covered by water for years has been exposed as southern Mexico experiences drought conditions. The Nezahualcoyotl reservoir has dropped by 25 metres, The Associated Press reports, exposing the centuries-old Temple of Santiago (also known as ...

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3 Reasons Why You Should See Bridge of Spies

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3 Reasons Why You Should See Bridge of Spies, 1 Reason Why You Shouldn’t

Bridge of Spies tells the true story of James B. Donovan, a respected New York insurance attorney who is asked to defend an accused Soviet spy during the height of the Cold War. Donovan, played by Tom Hanks, accepts the controversial case as his patriotic duty and does so well that he is eventually asked by the CIA to negotiate a prisoner exchange in East Germany, but ...

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This Barclays exec disliked the way banks treat the poor so he quit

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This Barclays exec disliked the way banks treat the poor so he quit to join a startup that ‘champions the underdog’

Anthony Watson has held board level positions at Barclays, Citi, and Wells Fargo, and served as chief information officer for Nike.

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Anthony Watson, Bitreserve/Uphold CEO

In short, he is used to dealing with multi-billion dollar balance sheets and huge technology budgets.

But the 39-year-old’s ...

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