Archive for the ‘Real Estate’ Category


Adele and David Bowie each win five Grammys

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 On Sunday, British singer Adele won five Grammy Awards at the 59th Grammy Awards event in Los Angeles. David Bowie posthumously won five Grammys. Adele won Song of the Year, Best Pop Solo and Record of the Year for her song Hello, and Album of the Year for her album 25, […]


New Zealand company planning for monorail in Wellington

Wednesday, November 29, 2006 SkyCabs International, a New Zealand company based in Auckland, New Zealand, has announced that it is planning to build a monorail in New Zealand’s capital, Wellington for about NZ$300 million. SkyCabs International’s plans are to build a monorail service that starts in Johnsonville which then travels into the central business district […]


Hundreds of cyclists take part in 2008 London Naked Bike Ride

Sunday, June 15, 2008 People in London yesterday were surprised to see hundreds of cyclists in varying degrees of nakedness riding through the city as the annual London Naked Bike Ride took place, one of many other rides as part of World Naked Bike Ride. The ride was intended to protest against oil dependency and […]


Ugandan ceasefire takes effect

Tuesday, August 29, 2006 A twenty year war between the Ugandan government and the rebel Lord’s Resistance Army entered a new stage today as both sides initiated a ceasefire agreement. At 0600 hours local time (0300 GMT) government soldiers returned to their barracks and rebel guns fell silent after a peace deal was signed on […]


Canada’s Don Valley West (Ward 25) city council candidates speak

Friday, November 3, 2006 On November 13, Torontonians will be heading to the polls to vote for their ward’s councillor and for mayor. Among Toronto’s ridings is Don Valley West (Ward 25). Three candidates responded to Wikinews’ requests for an interview. This ward’s candidates include John Blair, Robertson Boyle, Tony Dickins, Cliff Jenkins (incumbent), and […]


News briefs:July 4, 2006

The time is 18:00 (UTC) on July 4th, 2006, and this is Audio Wikinews News Briefs. Contents 1 Headlines 1.1 Heavy rains lash Mumbai, many parts of the city flooded 1.2 Bird Flu kills 40th Indonesian 1.3 Chinese media face fines for disaster reporting 1.4 NASA to launch Discovery despite crack in insulation foam 1.5 […]


Calm returns to Salt, Jordan after riots over police shooting; 35 arrested

Sunday, November 21, 2010 Riots in the town of Salt in Jordan have ended. The violence followed the shooting of a man at a police roadblock; 34 have been arrested over the riots, as has the policeman who pulled the trigger. Salt residents wanted to know who shot their townsman, demanding that police identify him […]


Zimbabwean footballer Adam Ndlovu dies in car accident aged 42

Sunday, December 16, 2012 Former Zimbabwean professional footballer Adam Ndlovu has died in a car accident that also left his brother critically injured. Adam and his brother Peter, also a former professional footballer, were in the accident after failure of a tire on the BMW X5 Adam was reportedly driving. Reports also suggest an unidentified […]


Reports suggest probe into Formula One race-fixing allegations

Monday, August 31, 2009 News reports are suggesting that Formula One’s governing body, the FIA, are investigating alleged race-fixing by Renault. The FIA would only confirm a probe into “alleged incidents at a previous Formula One world championship event.” According to Brazil’s Globo TV, Renault racer Nelson Piquet Jr. was told to crash his car […]


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