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A Dark Night Arises For 'The Dark Knight'
2012-07-20 14:30:33

During a midnight showing of the latest Batman film "The Dark Knight Rises," a heavily armed young man burst into an Aurora, Colorado movie theater and opened fire, killing at least 12 people and injuring 50.

2012-03-25 23:01:25

Worldwide Olympic Partner GE has joined forces with the Dame Kelly Holmes Legacy Trust to launch the GE “Aspiring Minds” programme, which aims to help school children develop the “can do”


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.