Tuesday , 27 February 2024

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The statue that moved — and the cousin I never knew

In July 1985, a number of Irish religious statues began to move. There were reports of apparitions at nearly 30 sites across the country...

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Think Clothes Were ‘Better’ 50 Years Ago? Our Investigation Might Surprise You

LATE LAST YEAR, old trench coats began trending on X (formerly known as Twitter). In a thread that drew 14 million views, fashion...

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The ‘Happy Dream’ of Running a Circus

When people ask me what I do for a living, and I tell them I run a circus, I’m usually met with an...

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US carries out second strike against Houthis

Unlock the Editor’s Digest for free Roula Khalaf, Editor of the FT, selects her favourite stories in this weekly newsletter. The US has...

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BlackRock to Buy Global Infrastructure Partners for $12.5 Billion

Updated Jan. 12, 2024 4:44 pm ET BlackRock has agreed to buy private-equity firm Global Infrastructure Partners for roughly $12.5 billion in cash...

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Taiwan Election 2024: Voters Head to Polls as World Watches

Jan. 12, 2024 10:06 pm ET TAIPEI—Taiwanese voters headed to the polls on Saturday to choose a new president in an unpredictable three-way...

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What if You Never Had to Charge Your Gadgets Again?

After decades of trying, consumer electronics companies are rolling out a solar technology that mimics photosynthesis in plants. It lets devices charge indoors...

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The big hotel openings of 2024

Colorado Three blocks west along Main Street from the venerable Hotel Jerome where Hunter S Thompson held court, Mollie Aspen is a swish...

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Taiwan votes in pivotal election as China looms large

Unlock the Editor’s Digest for free Roula Khalaf, Editor of the FT, selects her favourite stories in this weekly newsletter. Taiwanese headed to...

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Bitcoin’s Wall Street takeover frustrates crypto’s true believers

The price of bitcoin soared to its highest level in more than two years this week, as speculators bet that the first approved...