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Australian governments are urgently checking public buildings to see if they contain aerated concrete that could be dangerous after dozens of UK schools had to close classrooms built with crumble-risk concrete that can suddenly collapse.

Australia's RAAC Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (RAAC) has it been kept secret? https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2023/sep/07/uk-aac-concrete-crisis-australian-buildings#:~:text=The buildings of concern in,as gravel or crushed stone.
 
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From the Krays to the Great Train Robbery, unravel the fascinating truth about London's gangland from the man who's outlasted them all: Mad Frankie Fraser, notorious for his involvement in Britain's gangland culture throughout the 20th century. He's been part of the most famous criminal gangs of the past 100 years while maintaining his South London roots and deep devotion to his family. Intense!
 

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The original name for Donetsk was Yuzivka, or "Hughesovka", named after John Hughes who operated the coal mines in the area
 
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Mysterious 'fairy circles' identified at hundreds of sites worldwide, new study says​

By Mindy Weisberger, CNN
Published Sep 28, 2023 2:18 PM BST | Updated Sep 28, 2023 2:18 PM BST

“Aboriginal people illustrated these patterns at least since the 1980s and said they knew of them for generations, probably millennia earlier,” Walsh said.

“In Australia, termites do not simply ‘play a role’,” she added. “They are the primary mechanism and interpretations need to be centred on termite-grass-soil-water dynamics.”
 
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Kenyan Kelvin Kiptum shattered the men's marathon world record in Chicago as he beat compatriot Eliud Kipchoge's previous mark by more than 30 seconds.

The 23-year-old finished in a time of two hours 35 seconds.
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some time soon, the two hour time will be broken?
 

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K-pop is the success story in Asian popular culture. Boy bands, girl bands; language is transcended as fashion and youthful energy, and a whole lot of image, set the tone for the emerging Asian middle class. Here is one of the successful cultural exports, chosen for their singing talents. .. Left to right:
Baby Kimchi, Posh Kimchi, Sporty Kimchi and Ginger Kimchi

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Known by the name "The Honoured Society," the 'Ndrangheta controlled Italian-Australian organized crime all along the East Coast of Australia since the early 20th century. From ABC 'Four Corners' investigative series.
 
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