Christmas in Ukraine - Video

Most of the people in Ukraine celebrate Christmas on 7 of January. Typically, this evening, children and young people gather in groups,

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AN AMAZING STORY...

Here is an amazing story from a flight attendant on Delta Flight 15, written following 9-11 (this was forwarded to me by a friend ): On the morning of Tuesday, September 11, we were about 5 hours out of Frankfurt, flying over the North Atlantic.

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20 Poorest Countries In The World

What are the poorest countries in the world? The rankings below were published in Wikipedia from International Monetary Funds 2011 gross domestic product per capita (GDP per capita) report and reflecting the countries with the lowest purchasing power parity (PPP). Since 1970, there has been encouraging news emerging from developing countries. According to the UNs 2010 Human Development Report, life expectancy in developing countries has increased from 59 years in 1970 to 70 years in 2010. School enrolment climbed from 55% to 70% of all primary and secondary school-age children. Also, in the last forty years, per capita GDP doubled to more than ten thousand U.S. dollars. Poor countries are catching up with the wealthier countries, but not all countries are making fast progress. For example, some countries in Sub-Sahara Africa have little or no progress, largely due to the HIV epidemic and civil wars.

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Most Valuable Currencies In The World Highest-valued Currencies

The highest-valued currency unit is the currency in which a single unit buys the highest number of any given other currency or the largest amount of a given good. Most commonly the calculation is made against a major reserve currency such as the euro (EUR), the pound sterling (GBP) or the United States dollar (USD).

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Sex Around The World in 10 Facts

As makers of some of the worlds best-selling condoms, Durex is no stranger to sex. But always wanting to stay, ahem, on top, the brand regularly commissions surveys to find out more about the customers and the differing attitudes between countries and regions. The brands most recent survey looked at the sex lives of those living India, the USA, Japan, South Africa, Australia, France, Italy, Germany, Spain, Singapore, Mexico and Brazil. Over 26,000 people were polled and the results were an eye-opener into the habits and satisfaction levels of each nation. We took a look at some of the more interesting facts to come from the survey to let you know whos getting it- and just how much they are getting- around the world.

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The Worlds 10 Most Single Countries

Living alone can have a variety of connotations. For some, it represents freedom and financial independence, the opportunity to avoid having to make compromises. However, for others living alone may be synonymous with loneliness and isolation within society.

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The 10 Most Educated Countries In The World

While once, education was the privilege of the wealthy historically, the wealthy men to be more accurate countries across the globe have improved access to basic education over the years. The total number of children who drop out of school has seen a reduction of 47 million since 1999, so things are looking positive; but millions still lack basic education and the advantages that learning brings. At the start of this decade, over 130 million teens and kids worldwide were outside of the education system: a concerning fact, given that individuals who lack education have limited resources and opportunities. The lack of access to basic education means less progress, less financial stability and a less sustainable country.

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Where Are The 10 Best Countries To Live, In 2014?

Have you ever wondered how much better your life might be if you lived abroad? If so, youre not alone; while Dorothy might have been right that theres no place like home, millions of people across the world still emigrate yearly in pursuit of a better standard of living comparative to their home country.

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Cities With The Worlds Most Beautiful Women

Is it chauvinistic? Sure. Is it sexist? You betcha. But its also entertaining, so check out one travel writers rankings of the ten cities with the worlds most beautiful women. For more beautiful women, take a look at the countries with the worlds hottest women! While ladies and anyone else inclined to do so can check out the ten cities with the worlds hottest guys.

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Valentine's Day in Brazil

Straggling across half of South America, Brazil has captivated travelers for at least 500 years. It is the largest country and the only Portuguese-speaking country in Latin America. It has a history of being a colony of Portugal from the landing of Pedro Alvares Cabral in 1500 until its independence in 1822. Now, Brazil is a federal republic which is world's tenth largest economy by nominal GDP and the ninth largest by purchasing power parity. In 1950, Joao Doria, a famous Brazilian advertiser , made an advertisement with the following slogan "It's not just on kisses that you prove your love" and thus, is the way Brazilian celebrate Valentine's day. It's considered as a day for lovers to exchange gifts, cards and prove their love in various ways.

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