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Monday, December 17, 2018
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THE ARRIVAL - The joy of coming home

THE ARRIVAL – The Joy of Coming Home

As a little girl Resian Letoluoloved life in her Maasai village: looking after the sheep, learning beadwork with her auntie. When she got the...
Jockeys compete in Chonburi's annual buffalo race festival in Chonburi province

Fast and Furious in The Mud as Thai Buffalo Racers Mark...

CHONBURI, Thailand (Reuters)  Scores of Thais took to their water buffaloes for muddy annual races on Tuesday, marking the end of the monsoon season and...
Members of group "Colla Joves Xiquets de Valls" form a human tower called "castell" during a biannual human tower competition in Tarragona

Human Tower Builders in Catalonia Kick Off with Pro-Independence Protest

By Albert Gea and Pilar Suarez TARRAGONA, Spain (Reuters) Protesters calling for Catalan independence kicked off Spain's bi-annual human towers building competition on Sunday which...
Josephine Xuereb scoops salt into buckets at the salt pans at Xwejni, outside the village of Zebbug on the island of Gozo

Maltese Family Keeps Ancient Salt-Harvesting Tradition Alive

By Darrin Zammit Lupi ZEBBUG, Malta (Reuters) Under the scorching Maltese sun, Josephine Xuereb carefully sweeps salt originating from the Mediterranean Sea into small piles,...
A man paddles his giant pumpkin boat during the raditional pumpkin race in Lohmar

Paddle Your Own Pumpkin: German Racers Swap Boats for Vegetables

LOHMAR, Germany (Reuters) With a look of apprehension, a blond woman clad in a wetsuit wobbles her way onto a lake in western Germany...
Shepherd David Seamark holds onto one of his flock ahead of the annual London Sheep Drive, in London

Baaah! TV Gardener Titchmarsh Leads London Bridge Sheep Drive

LONDON (Reuters) British television gardener Alan Titchmarsh and men dressed in medieval costumes drove a flock of sheep across London Bridge on Sunday as...
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