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Woman gets slapped in the face by whale’s tail

Sometimes it’s better to take a step back from the action. That’s what Canadian Chelsea Crawford learned the hard way, after getting smacked in the face by a whale. According to MSN NZ, Crawford was whale-watching with friends off the coast of Baja California, Mexico, when she got an unexpected close encounter of the whale kind. Crawford’s friend, Jordyn Rivet, was filming a whale rolling through the waves and getting […]

Sochi 2014: Russia top medal table as Olympics come to an end

Host nation Russia finished on top of the medal table as the 22nd Winter Olympics came to a close in Sochi on Sunday after 17 days of competition. International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach officially closed the Games during an extravagant 130-minute ceremony. South Korea were given the Olympic flag as Pyeongchang hosts the 2018 Games. GB at the Winter Olympics Total medals: 26 Gold: 10 – Figure skating (four); […]

ARE YOU WITH THE RIGHT PARTNER?

During a seminar, a woman asked,” How do I know if I am with the right person?”The author then noticed that there was a large man sitting next to her so he said, “It depends. Is that your partner?” In all seriousness, she answered “How do you know?” Let me answer this question because the chances are good that it’s weighing on your mind replied the author.Here’s the answer.Every relationship […]

Russian skier breaks back during training

Russian freestyle skier Maria Komissarova suffered a serious injury while training at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, the Russian Olympic Committee said. The skier fractured a vertebrae and displaced her spine, the committee said. The decision was made to operate on her immediately, the committee said. The 23-year-old was in “unbearable” pain when she was rushed to the hospital, the state-run RIA Novosti news agency said. Komissarova was training to […]

 
 
 

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Russian roulette: The rising risk of cyberhackers

Drones, sniffer dogs, snipers in helicopters and an estimated 100,000 troops on the ground are all part of a colossal security effort underway in Sochi ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games. The Russians have created a vast security perimeter encircling the Black Sea resort amid fear of terrorist attack from neighbouring Caucasus region. Yet these strong-arm tactics are little defence against one of the most pervasive risks for foreign […]

Ten minutes in and Sochi suffers its first fail: Winter Olympics opening ceremony begins . . . but fifth ring fails to light

Well that didn’t take long! After days of ridicule over terrible facilities, Sochi Winter Games opening ceremony begins… and within minutes Olympic symbol fails to light up The Winter Games in Sochi is already the most expensive Olympics in sporting history, costing £31.8billion The Sochi opening ceremony will begin at 4.14pm GMT (8.14 local time) on Friday The spectacular show will feature ‘faux-lesbian’ singers tATu and allegedly Putin’s gymnast girlfriend […]

Social media presence for tots carries risks, parents cautioned

‘What may be cute at age two or age five may be acutely embarrassing at age 13’ Bhargavi Varma is doing her part to help her son define his digital footprint by establishing a Twitter account in his name — even if he isn’t old enough to type the posts. The Toronto mom is an avid social media user, with her own Twitter and Instagram accounts and a Tumblr blog […]

Michael Schumacher: Coma challenges

As doctors continue their efforts to bring Michael Schumacher out of his coma, it will be a stressful and frightening period for close relatives watching his recovery. Michael Schumacher’s wife Corinna has spent the past five weeks by the seven-time Formula 1 champion’s bedside. Initially staying at a hotel close to Grenoble hospital, she is now understood to be making daily 100-mile (175km) journeys from the family’s home near Gland […]

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The Carretera Austral could be one of the most spectacular and challenging cycle tours in the world. It is made of endless stretches of empty dirt roads surrounded by forests, mountains, glaciers and lakes, with scenic villages, free campsites and hot springs along the way. The route is so remote that some days you might only see a jinete (horseman) trot by with his band of dogs. But the journey […]