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From the archives, 1997: US training peacekeepers

Stars and Stripes 30 Nov 2023
This article first appeared in the Stars and Stripes Europe edition, Aug. 26, 1997. It is republished unedited in its original form ... 1st Class Clinton Gordon’s Army tent as he sat on a cot beneath a curtain of mosquito nets and looked at his watch ... “Every day’s the same day here … another day on the hill.” ... The soldiers from Fort Bragg, N.C ... U.S ... ... .

A Deep Well of Want. Visualising the World of John McGahern: a Leitrim love song

The Irish Times 21 Nov 2023
Paul Butler’s photographs carry an aura of the sacred and mystical, capturing stillness illuminated in exquisite light ... Photograph. Paul Butler Barry Houlihan ... Author ... ISBN-13 ... A rich light holds the essence of each photograph, from tree-lined country laneways, frayed net curtains on ivy-covered windows, to morning fog stubbornly rising over Lough Rinn.

Harrrumph! The day retired brigadeers rose up in fury - because Queen Elizabeth II got ...

The Daily Mail 11 Nov 2023
The Beatle's 'new' single Now and Then has generated predictably huge interest ... Some distinguished recipients returned their MBEs in protest ... Had she peered out from behind one of the netted curtains on the East Front, she would have seen policeman climbing the palace railings to grab several agile and determined girls, some as young as 14 ... .


The Daily Mail 09 Nov 2023
As Britain grows grumpier there is one place to go if you want to buck the trend with new figures revealing that people in the Outer Hebrides are the happiest and most satisfied with their lives ... Pictured. Alex and Susannah - two residents on South Uist ... 'There are empty houses with abandoned cars in the drives and net curtains in glassless windows ... .

Debi Evans Blog: 7 November 2023

UK Column 07 Nov 2023
Another week of more atrocities and disasters ... In Nepal, a 5.6 earthquake (many believe this is a downgrade from 6.3) caused homes to collapse ... The Covid-19 Inquiry ... As I listened, I felt more like a voyeur, peeping through a dirty net curtain witnessing the seedy reality of Downing Street during Covid and the lifestyle of those who inhabited it ... Debi.

STATHS, St George's post identical 2-0 wins

Jamaica Observer 05 Nov 2023
St Catherine are pointless with two sets of games remaining ... Another rush of blood to the head of Brown allowed STATHS their second goal as Marshall tapped home into an empty net with the goalkeeper nowhere around. In the curtain-raiser, St George's College dispatched Tivoli Gardens 2-0 but was hanging on for dear life for most of the second half ... .

Comeback kipper: the fall and rise of Britain’s favourite breakfast fish

The Observer 05 Nov 2023
Its popularity was helped when fishers switched from simple curtain-like “drift nets” to bigger and more efficient commercial pelagic trawlers, such as the West family’s Courage ...Vessels had got bigger, and purse seine nets and pair trawls were much more efficient [than traditional drift nets] … you could encircle and catch a complete shoal.”.

Can Ineos turn around the mess at Manchester United?

The Times/The Sunday Times 30 Oct 2023
It’s not so much they are too noisy, it’s just that as Nice and Lausanne-Sport peer through the net curtains, they worry that the folk next door might be putting on a better show. Manchester United know the feeling ... TheSponsored ... FOOTBALL ... , ... .

DNR asks Michigan residents to help protect migrating birds after ‘mass collision’ killed 961

Michigan Live 26 Oct 2023
alone ... When it comes to glass, residents can help by creating patterns on the outer surface like stripes or dots, making the glass opaque, putting physical barriers on the glass like screens or netting, closing blinds and curtains, moving plants away from windows and placing bird feeders directly onto windows ... ....

After felony conviction and 5-year fishing ban, the Caviar King returns to the Ohio River

IndyStar 25 Oct 2023
David Cox, of English, Indiana, says once he began setting his nets again after a two-year prison sentence and a three-year ban on commercial fishing, all of his once-secret spots were taken ... Over the next four hours Cox and his crew hauled in net after net, each one a giant curtain of mesh dangling in the river.

Gujarat's green push to help India achieve net-zero emissions target, says CM

Live Mint 06 Oct 2023
Gujarat chief minister Bhupendra Patel said on Friday that the state is positioning itself as the green energy and semiconductor hub to help the country achieve its net-zero carbon emissions target.Speaking at the curtain-raiser for the 10th Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit, which ...

How life in the 'perfect' retirement destination can be a rain-sodden slog: City dwellers planning ...

The Daily Mail 05 Oct 2023
The Outer Hebrides, famed for its beautiful, rugged coastline, epic mountain landscapes and rich Gaelic culture may seem like the perfect place to live out a blissful retirement ... People who live there call the 'beautiful place' a 'nature lovers paradise' ... 'There are empty houses with abandoned cars in the drives and net curtains in glassless windows.

Week 5 Start ’Em, Sit ’Em: Kickers and Team Defenses

Tyler Morning Telegraph 04 Oct 2023
Facing a rookie quarterback in Bryce Young is obviously a positive, as their offense has averaged just 16.8 points and the eighth-fewest net yards per contest.More Starts ... The Steelers defense has not been much of a “Steel Curtain” this season, allowing over 400 net yards per game.

Bayer vows more innovations for Chinese farmers

China Daily 28 Sep 2023
As China pushes its green transition forward, multinational corporations like Bayer are stepping up efforts to provide such solutions to the country ... "Chinese farmers are highly connected to our vision for the future ... Zhuhai Green Finger Farm, a greenhouse in Guangdong province, has leveraged shading nets, fans and water curtains to this end ...

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