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Nigeria passed Hollywood as the world's second-largest film producer after India's Bollywood, the U.N. Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization said. A UNESCO Institute for Statistics survey released this week said India's Bollywood film industry produced 1,091 feature-length films in 2006.
The United Nations warned on Thursday that the world needs to act urgently to avoid a global water crisis due to increased population, rising living standards, dietary changes and more biofuels production
By Mica Rosenberg RABINAL, Guatemala (Reuters) - It outlived the Spanish conquest and a crushing civil war and it survived decades of repression by the Guatemala government of the Maya heartland. Now the oldest drama in the Americas has been declared a global masterpiece.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.