World War I

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War hero to be honoured

A brave First World War hero who won a prestigious military award for gallantry is to be commemorated in the village where he was educated.Piper Daniel Logan Laidlaw was 40 when he carried out the courageous Victoria Cross-winning deed during the Battle ... [Published - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 2 reports

Bankers are Behind the Wars

"Throughout the century that I examined, which began with the Panic of 1907 ... what I found by accessing the archives of each president is that through many events and periods, particular bankers were in constant communication [with the White House] ... [Published HF Implode - 20 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: The day they shelled Scarborough

The sound of the heavy guns woke John Shields Ryalls shortly after 8am. In an attempt to calm him, the tiny 14-month-old infant was taken upstairs. Meanwhile, panic and terror began to spread in the streets surrounding the mid-terrace house in Westbourne ... [Published - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 5 reports

Treasured WWI Love Letters Uncovered, United With Jasper Family

Set aside in the attic, tucked in-between two walls, they sat undisturbed for nearly a century. Thanks to a little good fortune, however, a priceless and timeless family treasure has been uncovered in Jasper.***Back then, you really didn't know a man ... [Published WTVW FOX 7 - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

Maori-made church gets historic listing

A Devonport church designed by what may have been the first registered Maori architect has been recognised for its historic importance.Heritage New Zealand, formerly the Historic Places Trust, has listed St Augustine’s Church as a Category 2 historic ... [Published Waatea - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

From the First World War to Syria the unending heroism of the Catholic priest

I wrote a blog for April 7 on the woes of the priesthood: isolated, overworked, derided by society and so on. That is one side of the coin, certainly. But there is another side, a side that shows the ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 17 2014]
Entities: World War I, Catholic, Syria
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 3 reports

Couple Finds Love Letters From WWI In Attic

A couple found love letters from World War I in their attic. They were able to deliver them to relatives of the writer of those letters.“ ” is categorized as “us”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” ... [Published American Banking News - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Dying Scot soldier’s bible in WWI exhibition

IT was retrieved from the body of a young Scot in his dying moments as he lay on the battlefield, fatally wounded from a blast of machine gun fire.For the German soldier who took the momento as he comforted his opponent, the Bible became a token of reconciliation ... [Published Edinburgh Evening News - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Scottish Government gives £10k to Western Isles’ WW1 commemorations

The First World War commemorations on the Western Isles, led by the Gaelic Arts Agency, have today been given £10,000 by the Scottish Government.The Gaelic Arts Agency is to mark the significant contribution the people of the Western Isles made to the ... [Published For - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Children's comics look back to Great War

Children looked back to when the lights went out across Europe this week as they created comic books to mark the centenary of the First World War.Artist Karen Rubins helped children aged between eight and 12 learn more about life in Enfield during the ... [Published Enfield and Haringey Independent - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 3 reports

World War I commemorations bring back wartime memories

Britain's leading museums, galleries and cultural charities have sparked a nationwide craze to mark the centenary of the First World War (WWI), seeking to help communities and travelers in the ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Landmark war memorial up for registration

The historic value of the earliest known built World War I monument erected in New Zealand is in being assessed by the country’s lead heritage agency. Heritage New Zealand (formerly the NZ Historic Places Trust) has proposed the First World War ... ... [Published Scoop NZ - Regional - Apr 17 2014]


"It is crystal clear that Serbs are not the ones to blame for the Great War and I hope that historians will have the courage to say that publicly so that the entire world could hear it" Patriarch Irinej said
...Our domestic flight had riskily taken off from the Colombian capital Bogota – to Gabriel Garcia Marquez, a "remote, lugubrious city where an insomniac rain had been falling since the beginning of the 16th century" – even though the airport at Santa Marta, its destination on the Caribbean coast, had shut because of a tropical storm...
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