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Former BBC chairman Marmaduke Hussey 'expressed grave doubts about Martin Bashir's honesty' during his exit ...

The Daily Mail 20 Jun 2021
Lord Birt, who was director-general at the time, had denounced Mr Bashir as a 'very skilled confidence trickster' and a 'crook', but said ... Marmaduke Hussey was horrified by the broadcaster's secret Panorama interview with the Princess of Wales, recorded without the knowledge of Buckingham Palace ... 'The director-general said...

Afghan president replaces two top ministers, army chief as violence grows

Gulf Daily News 20 Jun 2021
KABUL ... The changes, announced late on Saturday by the presidential palace, come as Afghan security forces battle the Taliban in 28 of 34 provinces in the country, claiming more territory in recent weeks ... General Wali Mohammad Ahmadzai was appointed as the new chief of army staff, replacing General Yasin Zia, the palace said ... .

Prince William ‘threw Harry out’ of the Kensington Royal household because he wanted ‘to be ...

m&c 19 Jun 2021
The allegation reportedly led to a row between the Sussexes and the Cambridges after Kate reportedly warned Meghan about the way she was allegedly treating Palace staff ... “ it was generally assumed that the volatile Harry must have set the pace in the splitting up of the joint Kensington Palace household,” Lacey wrote.

Campaign launched to retrieve remains of young Kurdish scholar who killed head of French colony in Egypt

Anadolu Agency 19 Jun 2021
According to the interrogation of al-Halabi, he got a dagger from Giza to kill Kleber and monitored the general’s palace for one month. On June 14, 1800, al-Halabi entered the garden of the palace in Cairo disguised as a beggar and hid behind a ruined wall. When the general ...

Afghanistan appoints new security ministers as violence intensifies

Sina 19 Jun 2021
KABUL, June 19 (Xinhua) -- The Afghan government has appointed two new key security ministers amid growing insurgency and conflicts in the war-torn country, Administrative Office of the Presidential Palace said in a statement on Saturday.

Who was the legitimate heir to the Hastinapur throne?

Yahoo Daily News 17 Jun 2021
Vyasa who had, till that point, been in the woods meditating and generally living the life of a hermit, arrives at the palace where he’s requested to impregnate Vichitravirya’s widows, Ambika and Ambalika ... An envious Duryodhana while touring the palace falls into a pool of water much to Draupadi’s amusement.

Neolithic Bamboo House and the Birthplace of Paddy Fields Found

Ancient Origins 17 Jun 2021
( XinhuaNet) Chinese Bamboo Houses Used The Wattle and Daub Method ... 14,400-year-old Bread Causes Major Re-think on the Birth of Agriculture An Ancient Rice Field and a Lost Palace ... The wattle and daub construction method is generally associated with ancient Chinese cultures, but, until now, the existence of this method 4,500 years ago was unverified.

Capital Region arts venues anxiously awaiting federal funds

Times Union 16 Jun 2021
Only one Capital Region venue, the Palace Theatre in Albany, in the first tier of applicants, could be immediately identified as having been approved for SVOG funds ... Danny Taylor, the Palace's general manager, said the approved amount is $2.1 million and should arrive in Palace coffers in the coming weeks.

Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton hotel begins employee vaccination drive

Gulf Daily News 15 Jun 2021
Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel has announced the commencement of its employee vaccination drive.  ... Nabil bin Abdul Wahab Al Zadjali, General Manager at Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel, said.

Remembering the Uptown Theatre’s early days

MinnPost 15 Jun 2021
... the Lagoon assured its potential customers that it would show “high class pictures at all times, including Metro, Fox, and Triangle productions.” The Lagoon may have considered itself a palace, but it was a palace that was accessible to the general public at a cost of 10 cents.

In the end, there will be an appalling price paid for the war on the BBC

The Independent 15 Jun 2021
And then, inside the palace of Westminster – as opposed to the streets outside it – its old director general, Tony Hall, is facing something of a select committee-cum-firing squad interrogation over who didn’t know what and when about the Martin ...

Nicaragua spirals deeper into repression as Ortega jails rivals and former allies

Finger Lakes Times 15 Jun 2021
Hugo Torres, 73, a retired Sandinista general who participated in the takeover of the National Palace in Managua — which marked the turning point in the revolution that toppled Nicaraguan dictator Anastasio Somoza — was also arrested.

Queen will no longer stay silent, to correct any ‘mistruths’ after Harry and Meghan row

Newsner 15 Jun 2021
Royal protocol has always been “never complain and never explain,” so a general statement in response to the two-hour interview was all that we could expect from the Queen. Buckingham Palace ... According to the Mail on Sunday palace aides will now correct any false media ...

Vaccines deployed to high-risk areas – Go

The Manila Times 15 Jun 2021
SEN ... "Last night, President [Rodrigo] Duterte and I were talking to some members of the IATF ... "In Metro Manila, it was high in March ... Go added that those fully vaccinated will eventually be allowed greater mobility, particularly in areas under general community quarantine. Palace spokesman Harry Roque Jr ... .

Will the Queen return her Benin bronze? How the African treasure was looted not once, ...

The Art Newspaper 14 Jun 2021
This only emerged in 2002, when the bronze appeared in an exhibition in Buckingham Palace of gifts to the Queen ... In the Buckingham Palace display it was labelled as a “modern replica”, presented to the Queen by the Nigerian president General Yakubu Gowon in June 1973.