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The Malta Independent 26 Jun 2020
On the basis of a Croatian Presidency background note, ministers responsible for education this week exchanged ...

Why are British people such nervous linguists? Shame

The Observer 04 Dec 2019
What is this self-flagellation all about? My Croatian teacher thinks it is a peculiarly British thing ... With French, I always felt as if I had missed a key lesson early on and never quite caught up ... Now, realising (with shame, naturally) that my Croatian is the standard of a small child’s, I am having Croatian lessons.
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Thousands join Taiwan’s 17th LGBT Pride parade

Taipei Times 26 Oct 2019
More than 200,000 people participated in the 17th Taiwan LGBT Pride parade in Taipei yesterday, celebrating what they dubbed “year zero” for marriage equality ... Mariana, a Croatian, said that she took her two young children to the parade so that they could learn a lesson about love and freedom and know that they can “be whatever they want to be.” ... .

Defense costs Greek hoopsters loss to Brazil

Kathimerini 03 Sep 2019
The poor mobility in the court, with the slow move from offense back to defense, cost Greece dearly, but should serve as a good lesson ahead of games that will matter more, in the knock-out stages. Brazil’s Croatian coach, Aleksandar Petrovic, built his defense targeting Giannis Antetokounmpo to contain the Milwaukee Bucks superstar ... .

‘Chasing the muse’: Krist Novoselic and Giants in the Trees are at the Bartlett on Wednesday

The Spokesman-Review 16 Aug 2019
Giants in the Trees don’t play a lot of live shows. Their current tour of five concerts will last a little more than a week, with the final two dates coming Wednesday in Spokane and two nights later in Boise ... This is the Giants way.” ... Having grown up in a Croatian community, he took lessons as a kid and has played the instrument on and off ever since.

Art of 'hanji' in Croatia

Korea Times 15 Aug 2019
So, right after the successful Croatian National Day Reception, held at the Korean National Assembly in Yeouido in late June, I rushed to board a plane to Zagreb for my third visit and to my first Croatian language lessons ... The exhibition was covered by the Croatian National TV station.

The best kids’ clubs in Europe

The Independent 01 Aug 2019
It’s not too often that you see a hotel offering flying trapeze lessons, let alone for children, but that’s what you get at Club Med. The other stand-out point of this hotel, located on the red sea cliffs of the Algarve, are the golf lessons which children can take at some of the region’s most renowned courses, with some supervised by PGA pros.

Igor Stimac placing emphasis on India's technical abilities but pragmatism will also be required in World Cup Qualifiers

Yahoo Daily News 19 Jul 2019
The Croatian has made it abundantly clear from the ... While Stimac’s approach towards developing a more eye pleasing playing style for the team cannot be faulted for now, it is imperative that the Croatian takes his lessons from the Intercontinental Cup to the World Cup Qualifiers.

Philosopher Srecko Horvat on the Yugoslav Fight Against Fascism and the Rising Right-Wing Political Forces in Europe

The Intercept 03 Jul 2019
Philosopher Srecko Horvat discusses the historical lessons we can learn from the guerrilla struggle against fascism waged by the Partisans in Yugoslavia during World War II ... These lessons resonate strongly in our current moment in history ... The second lesson — so, the first lesson is anti-fascism and which way to defeat fascism.
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