Saturday, January 28, 2017
Prostitution is commonly known as the world's oldest profession. Meanwhile police in Tai Pei estimate an 82 -year-old nicknamed "Grandma" to be the oldest living, working prostitute. Chiu went into the business about 40 years ago, after a man she had lived with for two decades died. She stays in the business charging ten or twenty times less than others prostitutes
Monday, January 23, 2017
The Sonpur Mela is held each year in India since ancient times. During the festival people from both banks of the Ganges trade in horses and elephants. At this fair traders come from distant places, because the 14-day fair is the biggest event of the animals of this kind across Asia. The Sonepur Cattle Fair or Sonepur Mela is held on Kartik Poornima (the full moon day) in the month of November in Sonepur, Bihar, on the confluence of river Ganges and Gandak. It is also known as Harihar Kshetra Mela and it attracts visitors from all over Asia. Till date, it is the biggest cattle fair of Asia and stretches on from fifteen days to one month. It has its origins during ancient times. This is when Chandragupta Maurya used to buy elephants and horses across the river Ganges. The Sonepur Cattle Fair once used to attract traders from places as distant as Central Asia
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
The stadiums for the FIFA world cup 2022 were designed by Albert Speer & Partner, GmbH, and they represent a huge leap forward in energy-efficiency. All of the stadiums will be powered by the sun’s rays to provide a cool environment for players and fans. Adapting solar energy into electricity the solar installations will export energy onto the power grid that will then be used to cool both fans and players. A carbon neutral World Cup is on the cards.