Archive for July, 2013


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Learn English a great deal easier by getting key stories in the news, vocabularies, news read to you, music video and much more with Bangkok Post Learning English channel

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It is believed the state holds up to 17 million tonnes of unsold rice.

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See on Scoop.itEnglish-Attack! Thailand

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Movies: Action An interactive exercise based on the video clip "We’re Going To Rob A Bank" of Now You See Me. CLIP SUMMARY IN ENGLISH In this clip from the film about a team of illusionists who carry out bank robberies during their performances and reward their audiences with the money, team members Atlas (Jesse Eisenberg), McKinney (Woody Harrelson), Reeves (Isla Fisher) and Wilder (Dave Franco) bring cash from Paris to Las Vegas through a vortex.

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A United States military plane crashes into the Empire State Building on this day in 1945, killing 14 people. The freak accident was caused by heavy fog.

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Disaster
1945 : Plane crashes into Empire State Building

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In a ringing declaration indicating that America’s pre-World War II isolation was truly at an end, the U.S. Senate approves the charter establishing the United Nations.

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Cold War
1945 : U.S. Senate approves United Nations charter

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Explore the life of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, including her work as first lady, her marriages to JFK and Aristotle Onassis, and more, only at Biography.com.

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Jacqueline Kennedy OnassisBorn: 1929 | Died: 1994
64 years oldJacqueline Kennedy Onassis, noted for her style and elegance, was the wife of President John F. Kennedy and later married Aristotle Onassis.

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See on Scoop.itAjarn Donald’s Educational News

An innovative new film examines the power of education to change the lives of young women and the world around them.

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GreaterGood applauds this inventive approach to illuminating the far-reaching impact that accessing education has for girls around the world. The “Girl Effect” has been on our radar for a while, and our continuously growing collection of Gifts That Give More® reflects that active awareness and commitment to truly making a difference.
Read more at http://theliteracysite.greatergood.com/clickToGive/lit/article/Girl-Rising-Illuminates-the-Global-Value-of-Educating-Young-Women427#ileHEQSUyUY4OmRB.99 

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Discover what happened today in history. Read about major past events that happened today including special entries on crime, entertainment, and more.

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July 27 : General Interest
1974: House begins impeachment of Nixon 

On this day in 1974, the House Judiciary Committee recommends that America’s 37th president, Richard M. Nixon, be impeached and removed from office.

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Find out how singer, performer and actress Madonna became a pop music sensation and fashion icon in male-dominated 1980s music, on Biography.com.

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1983 | 30 years agoMadonna releases her self-titled debut album, launching her career as a pop diva.

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Discover what happened today in history. Read about major past events that happened today including special entries on crime, entertainment, and more.

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On this day in 1775, the U.S. postal system is established by the Second Continental Congress, with Benjamin Franklin as its first postmaster general.

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Explore the rock-and-roll life of Mick Jagger, charismatic lead singer of legendary band the Rolling Stones, on Biography.com.

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Mick JaggerBorn: 1943 | 70 years oldAs the lead singer of the Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger has become a rock legend for his gritty, blues-influenced songs and for his charismatic stage presence.

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