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Why Russians are flocking to Mexican hotspots

Canadian expat Kelly McLaughlin used to hear mainly English spoken by the sunseekers buying sunscreen, flip-flops and beer at the “tourist Wal-Mart” near her Cancun ...

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Toronto FC wins on road, 3-0 over Montreal Impact

Bill Beacon The Canadian Press MONTREAL—It was billed as a night to celebrate the debut of the Montreal Impact’s first designated player. Toronto FC had other plans. Torsten ...

Greek health system feels the pain of austerity measures

Daniel Dale Staff Reporter ATHENS—Greece’s government has made deep budget cuts. And now the country’s doctors are cutting people open again. Proud surgeons, some of them trained ...

Residents express anger at Markham arena plans

Noor Javed Staff Reporter Details and artistic renderings of the $325-million Markham arena were unveiled at a public meeting on Wednesday night, which was intended to ...

Elliot Lake: Anger gives way to standing ovation at press conference

Raveena Aulakh Staff Reporter ELLIOT LAKE, ONT.—Large groups of people filled the local civic centre on Wednesday to ask some tough questions at a news conference. They ...

Manitoba won’t recapture orphaned bear cubs

Wendy Gillis Staff Reporter Despite impassioned pleas from the Humane Society of Canada, First Nations groups and animal lovers, Manitoba wildlife officials have no plans to ...

Loss of mall will hit many in Elliot Lake

Tim Alamenciak Staff Reporter ELLIOT LAKE, ONT.—As residents watched crews demolish the Algo Centre Mall their thoughts were of the two victims who perished inside. Devastated as ...

Two killings inside a hospital, one attempted killing, probed by Montreal police

MONTREAL—Two slayings and an attempted murder have been reported inside a Montreal hospital, in separate incidents that were kept quiet for several days. On Wednesday, 11 ...

Queers Against Israeli Apartheid still unsure whether they can march at Pride

Stephanie Law Staff Reporter With a few days left before the annual Pride Parade, one group’s spot in the march is still undecided. Due to complaints filed ...

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A ludo board is normally a square marked with a cross. Each arm of the cross is divided into three columns, with the columns ... Full story

Emmanuel Odarkwei Obetsebi-Lamptey

Emmanuel Odarkwei Obetsebi-Lamptey (April 26,  1902-January 29th 1963) was one of the "Big Six,' the group of nationalists called who were arrested imprisoned by the ... Full story

William Ofori-Atta

ATTA, OFORI- William,B.A. (Econ.). Barrister-al-Law, Solicitor and Advocate; Educationist; Politician. BORN: October 10,1910; Kibi, Eastern Region, Ghanaian. Married, with children. EDUCATION: Kibi Govt. School (1919-24); ... Full story

Dr. Ako Adjei

One of the Big Six and Minister in the First Republic In the history of Ghanaian politics Adjei can be said to be the John the ... Full story

Dr. J.B. Danquah (1895-1965)

The Watson Commission of Inquiry into the 1948 Accra riots described Dr. J.B. Danquah as the "doyen of Gold Coast politicians; the man at the ... Full story

Dr. Edward Akufo Addo

DDO, AKUFO Dr. Edward, M.A. (Oxon); B.L.; D.C.L.; JVl.O.V; O.O.V. Journalist, Jurist and Statesman. BORN: June 26, 1906; Akropong-Akwapim, Eastern Region. Son of Dora Amuafi ... Full story

Dr. Kwame Nkrumah

Kwame Nkrumah (September 21, 1909-April 27, 1972) led the Gold Coast to independence in 1957 as the state of Ghana, and thereafter, first as prime ... Full story

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This video shows you how to create and publish an article in Vivvo. See how you can format your content, add images to the article's body with ease or set article preferences like status, publishing date or search friendly URL and metadata.