International News Archive - January 21, 2011
The â€œWorldâ€ project â€” an artificial archipelago of 300 small islands arranged in the shape of a world map â€” is sinking back into the sea, according to evidence presented to a property tribunal in the emirate.
Word of the Day
- One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.