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News Switzerland » Culture: In conversation with 'Switzerland’s most interesting living writer' Peter Stamm

News channel or source: https://www.thenational.ae/arts-culture/books/in-conversation-with-switzerland-s-most-interesting-living-writer-peter-stamm-1.706252
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

After returning from a relaxing family holiday, happily married Thomas drinks a glass of wine with his wife Astrid at their home in Switzerland. When she goes to check on their children, he stands up and, without saying goodbye, walks out and disappears ...

News Switzerland » Culture: (LEAD) (Olympics) S. Korea routed by Switzerland for 2nd straight loss in men's hockey

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/ko-kr/news/other/lead-olympics-s-korea-routed-by-switzerland-for-2nd-straight-loss-in-mens-hockey/ar-BBJf2Zt
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

GANGNEUNG, South Korea, Feb 17 (Yonhap) -- South Korea suffered its second straight loss in the men's hockey tournament of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics on Saturday, falling to Switzerland 8-0 in Group A play. Pius Suter scored a hat trick for seventh ...

News Switzerland » Culture: From Switzerland to the Tetons: How Nicole Ludwig Forged a Search and Rescue Career

News channel or source: https://www.tetongravity.com/story/culture/from-switzerland-to-the-tetons-how-nicole-ludwig-forged-a-search-and-rescue
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Nicole Ludwig's pilot career has taken her from Switzerland to the Tetons. Nicole Ludwig photo. Nicole Ludwig has my dream job. Well, she has the job I wanted when I was 10. My uncle flew helicopters in the Vietnam War. When I was a kid he gave me an ...

News Switzerland » Culture: North Korean fans sing ‘we are one’ in Olympics culture clash

News channel or source: https://www.irishtimes.com/sport/other-sports/north-korean-fans-sing-we-are-one-in-olympics-culture-clash-1.3388125
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

As Switzerland demolished a unified Korean hockey team at the ... the women from the south gyrated to pop music, exposing a cultural gap every bit as wide as the scoreline on the ice. North Korean cheerleaders wave flags showing a unified Korean peninsula.

News Switzerland » Culture: FBI Whistleblower: America’s Culture of Violence Starts With Perpetual Wars

News channel or source: https://whowhatwhy.org/2018/02/21/fbi-whistleblower-americas-culture-violence-starts-perpetual-wars/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Our culture is doing this, it’s promoting this violent culture ... do with their prison system and how they handle violence is perhaps a model for the world. Switzerland is another great example. Switzerland, lots and lots of people have guns and ...

News Switzerland » Culture: Old Lions Department: Cultural Historian Robert Darnton at 78

News channel or source: https://historynewsnetwork.org/article/167951
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Such dialogue was howled in the archives in 1965 at a very small library in Switzerland, the Société Typographique de Neuchâtel, where cultural historian Robert Darnton, then 26, was doing some intensive reading. The building was partially occupied by a ...

News Switzerland » Culture: Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and the Sustainable Development Goals

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/training/2460434/economic-social-and-cultural-rights-and-sustainable-development-goals
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

How complementary are economic, social and cultural rights (ESCR) and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by the United Nations (UN) in 2015? Which mechanisms exist to monitor their implementation? What is the role of UN human rights ...

News Switzerland » Culture: The Latest: Plenty of excitement on Day 3 of Winter Olympics

News channel or source: http://www.kentucky.com/living/health-and-medicine/article199601719.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

The Koreans more than doubled their shots from their Olympic debut when they managed only eight in an 8-0 loss to Switzerland. They had that many in the second period alone. The North Korean cheerleaders led fans in songs, chants and the wave. The flag ...

News Switzerland » Culture: Search or Browse Commentary

News channel or source: https://www.catholicculture.org/commentary/archives.cfm?view=month&month=8&year=2004
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Articles from that issue include a look at the meeting between President Bush and the Pope; a look at the latest trends in religious education; a review of the Pope's trip to Switzerland; and more. Click here for... The August/September issue of Catholic ...

News Switzerland » Culture: Israel annexation plan is land theft with US ‘complicity’ — PLO

News channel or source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/liveblog_entry/israel-annexation-plan-is-land-theft-with-us-complicity-plo/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

so they could get to the United States via Switzerland. The paintings are to be formally handed over to the descendants of Herta and Henry Bromberg at the Louvre Museum by French Culture Minister Francoise Nyssen. It is the second time in two years that ...