Thursday 23 May, 2019
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The Social Magazine
Category Archives: Featured
Bentley Bentayga Bengala

Bentley has dropped images of a new breed of the Bentayga today – and it isn’t what we’d expect from the luxury carmaker. Partnering with Bengala Automotive Design SL, a Spanish design house that specializes in exclusive design...

By Steve Weichel on May 20th, 2019
Ancient Place With Values

Special places: which places are sacred to us? An art historian on historical, religious, mythical sites. Smoke and excitement have moved away from Notre-Dame, two questions remain: What makes a building so special that people mourn it? And...

By Steve Weichel on Apr 22nd, 2019
Liturgy Of Good Friday

Other highlights of the Easter holidays in the Vatican on Sunday morning are the Easter Mass of the Pope in St. Peter’s Square and around noon the solemn blessing “Urbi et orbi”. With service in St. Peter’s Basilica...

Chinese Economy Growth

The economy developed significantly better than expected at the beginning of the year. However, for the full year, Beijing is heading for the slowest growth in three decades. China’s economy grew by 6.4 percent in the first quarter of...

By Steve Weichel on Apr 17th, 2019
1000th Grand Prix

With some effort, Formula 1 celebrates its 1000th Grand Prix in Shanghai. There is little passion for racing in the Chinese metropolis, but Lewis Hamilton and Co. are still looking back. Between Silverstone and Shanghai are over 9000 kilometers...

By Steve Weichel on Apr 13th, 2019
Israel Elections

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel is ahead after a head-to-head race with challenger Benny Gantz, and is already talking about a “colossal victory.” He has his fifth term in office. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...

By Howard Johnson on Apr 10th, 2019
DeathChamber-Texas

The ban was triggered by a detainee who wanted a Buddhist monk at his side during the execution. In response to a decision of the Supreme Court of United States, the state banned Texas pastor of execution cells. The State Department of Justice...

By Howard Johnson on Apr 4th, 2019
Natalija Filjowa Plane Crash

The crash of the aircraft of the manufacturer Epic killed three people – among them the prominent Russian businesswoman Natalija Filjowa. In the crash of a small aircraft in southern Hesse, the prominent Russian businesswoman Natalija...

By Steve Weichel on Apr 1st, 2019
Floods in Iran

120,000 people depend on heavy rainfall emergency shelters. Twelve provinces are affected in Iran. The death toll from the flood disaster in Iran has risen to at least 23. That was said on Wednesday by the head of the rescue service to the...

By Howard Johnson on Mar 27th, 2019
Venezuela Crisis

In the current power struggle in Venezuela, Moscow is behind the controversial head of state Nicolás Maduro. The US and about 50 other states have opposed the opposition leader Juan Guaidó. An airplane with the Russian flag is seen at Simon...

By Steve Weichel on Mar 25th, 2019