|10/25/2014 6:55:33 AM|| UK- Queen joins Twitter club The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Queen Elizabeth II sends her first tweet during a visit to open the 'Information Age' exhibition at the Science Museum in London yesterday. The Queen sent her first ever ...|
|10/25/2014 6:51:31 AM|| France- Napoleon's two-cornered hat up for grabs at auction The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Rarely have a man and his hat been so linked in the collective imagination as Napoleon and his black, two-cornered hat.Next month, a "bicorne" felt hat thought to have ...|
|10/25/2014 6:50:33 AM|| US- McCarthy's 'Chocolate Factory' The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Chocolate Christmas-inspired figures by US artist Paul McCarthy are displayed at the Monnaie de Paris (Paris Mint) as part of his exhibition "Chocolate Factory" in Paris ...|
|10/25/2014 2:07:06 AM|| Thai revival of southern Jawi script points way to peace AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) A high-pitched chorus pours out from a Muslim nursery school in Thailand's insurgency-battered south, as girls in crisp, white hijabs read aloud the curls and flourishes of a homegrown ...|
|10/25/2014 2:06:51 AM|| Fossil treasures at risk in Morocco desert town AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) In the middle of a sprawling palm grove in Morocco's remote eastern desert, inhabitants of an oasis town watch over a rare and vanishing treasure.
At the entrance of a traditional ...|
|10/25/2014 2:06:49 AM|| Australia's angry birds swoop to protect young AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Every year in spring, Australians are seen wearing bicycle helmets with spikes on top or caps that have images of eyes on their back. The colourful head gear is not a fashion ...|
|10/25/2014 2:06:46 AM|| Winemakers bring 'French touch' to Virginia AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) When Matthieu Finot moved to Virginia, he only planned to stay for a year. That was a decade ago.
Finot is now among a growing number of French winemakers setting up shop in the US ...|
|10/25/2014 2:06:31 AM|| Wives not cows: Uganda dowry fuels domestic violence AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) When Ugandan farmer's daughter Rose Akurut became engaged to a man from a village far from her own, her parents could not be more thrilled.
But the dowry she would bring -- cows, ...|
|10/25/2014 2:06:27 AM|| Ukraine's protest generation moves from barricades to parliament AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) When reporter Mustafa Nayem called a protest in Kiev against then-president Viktor Yanukovych's rejection of a deal with Europe, he sparked a movement that would oust a government and ...|
|10/25/2014 2:06:24 AM|| Hong Kong protests: saving the movement's art AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) A band of Hong Kong art guardians are on constant standby at the city's sprawling protest site. Their mission: to swoop in and save a vast array of creative works -- including the ...|