Video Shows China Bank Employees Being Spanked
A video showing staff at a Chinese bank being publicly spanked for poor performance during a training session attracts outrage online.
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Cave DNA Unravels Riddle Of The Basque People
Scientists show distinct population, with unique language, descended from local hunter gatherers who mixed with arriving farmers - rather than being an indigenous group who lived separately for mi...
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Himalayan Yeti 'Mystery' Looks Even Less Mysterious, Scientists Argue
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The newest Chinese luxury item: American surrogate mothers
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Indigenous peoples
There are about 400 million indigenous people in the world. They vary widely in culture, religion, social life and economic orginazation. Because of disease,...
Video Shows China Bank Employees Being Spanked
A video showing staff at a Chinese bank being publicly spanked for poor performance during a training session attracts outrage online.
Alasho
Alasho is an indigenous Hausa long turban, worn across the head and. neck. It is near identical in length, colour and dimensions to that of the Tuareg tagelmust, but is wrapped differently to the Tuar...
Alasho - Wikipedia
Black History for Action
In politics and history the Black History for Action (BHA), founded in 1986, became a long-standing and highly regarded independent lecture and discussion forum for the British African-Caribbean commu...
Tony Kaldas
Tony Kaldas (in Arabic طونى قلدس ) is a young Egyptian singer, trained for both opera and Arabic, classical and light singing. He was featured in concerts in Egypt.
Tony Kaldas, was born in Cairo,...
Tony Kaldas - Wikipedia
Norway's Radioactive Reindeer
Thirty years ago, the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant disaster took place, releasing massive amounts of radioactive material into the atmosphere. Today, Sami reindeer herders in central Norway are still...
Uyghur Doppa Cultural Festival
Uyghur Doppa Cultural festival, also called Doppa Cultural Festival, Doppa festival, doppa day, Uyghur Doppa Medeniyet Bayrimi, Doppa bayrimi, 维吾尔花帽文化节日,花帽节日,朵帕节日 in Chinese,Uygur Doppa Kültür Festiva...
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Two hours’ drive from Dubai in the mountains of Musandam lives a reclusive tribe of people who appear culturally unrelated to any others in the Arabian Peninsula, yet who may well be its original inha...
Kurdish Institute of Brussels
The Kurdish Institute of Brussels (Kurdish: Enstîtuya Kurdî Ya Brukselê) is a non-profit organization, based in Brussels, Belgium, which aims for the integration of the Kurds and other minorities int...
Cave DNA Unravels Riddle Of The Basque People
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Arctic Council Indigenous Peoples Secretariat
The Arctic Council Indigenous Peoples Secretariat (IPS) is a secretariat for the six international indigenous organizations affiliated with the eight-nation Arctic Council. The IPS does not represent ...