Rio de Janeiro

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Tegucigalpa, Honduras. 🇧🇷 São Paulo, Brazil. 🇩🇪 Berlin, Germany. 🇺🇸 Kansas City, United States. 🇷🇺 Moscow, Russia. 🇺🇸 New York City, United States. 🇫🇷 Nice, France. 🇫🇷 Paris, France. 🇺🇸 Philadelphia, United States. 🇯🇵 Tokyo, Japan. 🇨🇦 Toronto, Canada. 🇦🇲 Yerevan, Armenia. The 1979 James Bond movie, Moonraker which features scenes in Rio de Janeiro including an action sequence on a cable car atop Sugarloaf Mountain between James Bond (Roger Moore) and multiple-time Bond adversary, Jaws (Richard Kiel). The movie Rio and its sequel, Rio 2, were mainly set in Rio de Janeiro and the Amazon rainforest. Fast and Furious 5 (Fast Five).


Jakarta, IndonesiaBataviaDKI Jakarta
Until 2000, it was the world's largest city square. The square was created by Dutch Governor-General Herman Willem Daendels (1810) and was originally named Koningsplein (King's Square). On 10 January 1993, President Soeharto started the beautification of the square. Features including a deer park and 33 trees that represent the 33 provinces of Indonesia. Lapangan Banteng (Buffalo Field) is located in Central Jakarta near Istiqlal Mosque, Jakarta Cathedral, and Jakarta Central Post Office. It covers about 4.5 hectares. Initially, it was called Waterlooplein and functioned as the ceremonial square during the colonial period.

List of international trips made by Angela Merkel

This is a list of international trips made by Angela Merkel, the 8th Chancellor of Germany, since her assumption of office on 22 November 2005.

List of James Bond film locations

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. * Outline of James Bond Other places in England – For Your Eyes Only, Octopussy, GoldenEye, Die Another Day, Happy and Glorious (London, RAF Odiham, Church Crookham, Hampshire, The Eden Project, Cornwall, Epsom Downs Racecourse, London, Holywell Bay, Newquay, Cornwall, Ascot racecourse, London). France – Moonraker (Studios De Boulogne Paris Studios, Cinema Eclair Studios). Bahamas – subaquatic scenes in You Only Live Twice, The Spy Who Loved Me, For Your Eyes Only, The World Is Not Enough, Casino Royale (Nassau, Coral Harbour). On the tracks of 007, a detailed listing of the many film locations used in the Bond films. Movie Locations.

List of international presidential trips made by Barack Obama

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This is a list of international presidential trips made by Barack Obama, the 44th president of the United States. Barack Obama made 52 international trips to 58 different countries (in addition to visiting the West Bank) during his presidency, which began on January 20, 2009 and ended on January 20, 2017. He set the record as the most-traveled president for any first year in office. Obama made ten trips to 21 countries (four countries were visited twice) and was out of the U.S. a total of 40 days.

BBC Monitoring

BBC Monitoring ServiceMonitoring ServiceSummary of World Broadcasts
Based at New Broadcasting House, the BBC's headquarters in central London, it has overseas bureaux in Cairo, Delhi, Istanbul, Jerusalem, Kabul, Kiev, Miami, Moscow, Nairobi, Ramallah, Tashkent and Tbilisi. A signals-receiving station for BBC Monitoring is at Crowsley Park in South Oxfordshire, close to BBCM's former (1943-2018) HQ at Caversham Park. The service's first home (1939-1943) was at Wood Norton in Worcestershire. BBC Monitoring selects and translates information from radio, television, press, news agencies and the Internet from 150 countries in more than 100 languages.

List of rail accidents (1930–1949)

List of rail accidents (1930–49)runaway train accident
Petersburg) to Moscow, all now in Russia, an express from Leningrad to Tiflis (now Tbilisi, Georgia) is stopped by a broken rail. The following train, an express to Moscow, runs past signals and crashes into it, killing 23 and badly injuring 56. Seven railwaymen are convicted of criminal negligence. February 25, 1935 – United Kingdom – A London Midland and Scottish Railway passenger train is derailed at, Worcestershire due to a combination of defective track and locomotive design. One person is killed. March 13, 1935 – United Kingdom – A London Midland and Scottish Railway express freight train is halted at, Hertfordshire due to a defective vacuum brake.

Compagnie Internationale des Wagons-Lits

CIWLWagons-LitsCompagnie des Wagons-Lits
The service ran from Moscow to Vladivostok and Peking, taking over one week in each direction. The Night Ferry was a through London Victoria to Paris Gare du Nord overnight boat train. Wagons-Lits operated the service from October 1936 until December 1976 with specially constructed cars designed to fit the smaller British loading gauge. It was taken over by British Rail in January 1977, before ceasing in October 1980. Before the introduction of high-speed Eurostar services, this was the only through service. The train's English Channel segment between Dover and Dunkirk was made by train ferry.

1972 in aviation

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Aeroflot and Lufthansa jointly open services between Moscow in the Soviet Union and Frankfurt-am-Main, West Germany. The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and de Havilland Canada extensively modify a C-8 Buffalo for short takeoff and landing (STOL) experiments. February 10 – Biman Bangladesh Airlines' only plane, a Douglas DC-3, crashes during a test flight. February 19 – A male passenger armed with a hand grenade attempts to hijack an Alia Sud Aviation SE-210 Caravelle with 37 people on board flying from Cairo, Egypt, to Amman, Jordan, and demands to be flown to Libya.

2014 in Russia

During a two-day visit by an Egyptian delegation in Moscow, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that Moscow and Cairo have agreed to speed up work on drafting agreements on military-technological cooperation. Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu added that this could include joint military exercises and training of Egyptian officers in Russian military academies.

2016 in aviation (July–December)

Flown by Bertrand Piccard, Solar Impulse 2 (registration HB-SIB) departs Cairo International Airport in Cairo, Egypt, to begin the 17th and final leg of its attempt to become the first solar-powered aircraft to fly around the world and the first aircraft to do so without using any fossil fuel. Plans call for a two-day nonstop solo flight to Al Bateen Executive Airport in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates, where the journey had begun on 9 March 2015. 25 July. The U.S.

List of Olympic torch relays

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Golden glow for London 2012 torch, BBC News.

List of campus radio stations

List of college radio stationsStudent Radiouniversity web radio
Istanbul- RadyoVesaire, Istanbul Bilgi University. Istanbul – Radio ITU, Istanbul Technical University. Eskisehir – Radio A, Anadolu University, first university radio station in Eskisehir Turkey. Istanbul- Şehir FM, Istanbul Sehir University. Dubai – Campus Radio ME, Dubai. Dubai – MBRSC POST RADIO, American University in Dubai. Aberdeen – Aberdeen Student Radio, University of Aberdeen. Bangor – Storm FM, University of Wales, Bangor. Bath – University Radio Bath, University of Bath. Bedfordshire – Radio LaB, University of Bedfordshire. Birmingham. Burn FM, University of Birmingham. Scratch Radio, Birmingham City University. Bradford – RamAir, Bradford University.

World Cities Culture Forum

The World Cities Culture Forum was established in London in 2012 with eight cities (London, New York City, Tokyo, Shanghai, Paris, Istanbul, Sydney and Johannesburg) convened by the Mayor of London. . The World Cities Culture Forum has 39 participating member cities across six geographic regions. The World Cities Culture Forum is convened by Justine Simons, Deputy Mayor for Culture and Creative Industries, Greater London Authority, at the request of the Mayor of London. The activities of the World Cities Culture Forum are organised and delivered by BOP Consulting, a specialist consulting firm, on behalf of the Greater London Authority and the members of the Forum.

April 1915

The musical Betty, by Frederick Lonsdale and Gladys Unger with music by Paul Rubens and lyrics by Adrian Ross, made its second British run at the Daly's Theatre in London. The Society of Midland Authors was established in Chicago to provide a literary association for writers in twelve state in the Midwestern United States. Noted member have included Jane Addams and Carl Sandburg.

List of Billy Graham's crusades

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In Moscow, in 1992, one-quarter of the 155,000 people in Graham's audience went forward at his call. During his crusades, he has frequently used the altar call song, "Just As I Am". Many musical artists would accompany Graham on his crusades to sing either hymns or reflective songs including Cliff Barrows, Cliff Richard, Shelia Walsh, George Beverley Shea and George Hamilton IV. Over 58 years, Billy Graham reached more than 210 million people (face to face and by satellite feeds) in over 185 countries and territories on six continents. The longest Graham's evangelistic crusade took place in New York City in Madison Square Garden in 1957, which lasted 16 weeks.

List of diplomatic missions of Australia

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Moscow (Embassy). 🇷🇸 Serbia. Belgrade (Embassy). Madrid (Embassy). Stockholm (Embassy). 🇨🇭 Switzerland. Geneva (Consulate-General). 🇺🇦 Ukraine. Kiev (Embassy). London (High Commission). Madrid (Embassy). Stockholm (Embassy). 🇨🇭 Switzerland. Geneva (Consulate-General). 🇺🇦 Ukraine. Kiev (Embassy). London (High Commission). London (High Commission). Federated States of Micronesia. Pohnpei (Embassy). Suva (High Commission). 🇰🇮 Kiribati. Tarawa (High Commission). 🇳🇷 Nauru. Aiwo (High Commission). Wellington (High Commission). Auckland (Consulate-General). Port Moresby (High Commission). Lae (Consulate-General). 🇼🇸 Samoa. Apia (High Commission). 🇸🇧 Solomon Islands.

Renaissance Capital (Russian company)

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The firm has offices in Moscow, London, New York, Lagos, Nairobi, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Dubai, Cairo and Nicosia. Since 2012, Renaissance Capital has been part of ONEXIM Group, one of the largest private investment holding companies in Russia, owned by Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov. Renaissance Capital offers investment banking services in debt and equity capital markets, M&A, equity and equity derivatives, fixed income, FX and FX derivatives, commodities products, prime brokerage, research, as well as REPO and financing.

Austrian Cultural Forum

Austrian Cultural Forum network
An Austrian Cultural Forum is an agency of the Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs, whose task consists of the cultural and scientific dialogue with artists and scientists of each particular host country. A Cultural forum focuses on the specific needs of local users and partners, and works independently on different contents. The international network currently consists of 30 cultural forums.

List of film festivals

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This is a list of existing major film festivals, sorted by continent.

Libyan Airlines

Libyan Arab AirlinesKingdom of Libya AirlinesLibyan Arab
Employment at this time was 4,500; destinations served included Algiers, Amman, Amsterdam, Athens, Belgrade, Benghazi, Bucharest, Casablanca, Damascus, Frankfurt, Istanbul, Jeddah, Karachi, Kuwait, Larnaca, London, Madrid, Malta, Milan, Moscow, Paris, Rome, Sebha, Sfax, Sofia, Tripoli, Tunis, Vienna, Warsaw and Zürich, along with an extensive domestic network. However, the airline had to cut most of its international services that year due to a US embargo imposed on the country. In 1986, six more F27-600s were phased in.

List of missions of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

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Central Eurasian Mission (Istanbul). Czech/Slovak Mission (Prague). Denmark Copenhagen Mission. England Birmingham Mission. England Leeds Mission. England London Mission. England Manchester Mission. valign="top" |. Finland Helsinki Mission. France Lyon Mission. France Paris Mission. Germany Berlin Mission. Germany Frankfurt Mission. Hungary Budapest Mission. Italy Milan Mission. Italy Rome Mission. Norway Oslo Mission. Poland Warsaw Mission. Portugal Lisbon Mission. Russia Moscow Mission. valign="top" |. Russia Novosibirsk Mission. Russia Rostov-na-Donu Mission. Russia Saint Petersburg Mission. Russia Yekaterinburg Mission. Scotland/Ireland Mission (Edinburgh). Spain Barcelona Mission.

2017 in sports

20172017 in ice hockey2016–17 season
November 30 – December 11: London Chess Classic (final) in 🇬🇧 London. December 28, 2016 – January 5, 2017: Hastings International Chess Congress in 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 Hastings. Winner: 🇮🇳 Deep Sengupta. January 14 & 15: Paul Keres Memorial Tournament in 🇪🇪 Tallinn. Winner: 🇱🇻 Igor Kovalenko. January 23 – February 2: Gibraltar Chess Festival in 🇬🇮. Winners: 🇺🇸 Hikaru Nakamura (m) / 🇨🇳 Ju Wenjun (f). February 21 – March 1: Aeroflot Open in 🇷🇺 Moscow. Winner: 🇷🇺 Vladimir Fedoseev. June 5 – 17: Norway Chess in 🇳🇴 Stavanger. Winner: 🇦🇲 Levon Aronian, 2nd place: 🇺🇸 Hikaru Nakamura, 3rd place: 🇷🇺 Vladimir Kramnik.