This is our Independence Day!

Thursday July 4th 2019 is Independence day in the USA, marking 243 years since America declared its independence from Great Britain. Did you know that 150 other countries have their own Independence Day? Looking at the 151 Independence Days, it turns out that nationalist urges have a seasonal bent with 44% of all Independence Days […]

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No love for Valentine’s Day?

On February 14th, lovers and sweethearts around the world will exchange gifts and cards to mark Valentine’s Day. For many it is a harmless day to encourage some romance. However, in some parts of the world, actively celebrating St. Valentine’s Day is frowned upon and even banned. Cool down in Cambodia This year, the Khmer […]

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Valentines's day

Valentine’s Day

How to say ‘I Love You’ in different languages Afrikaans : Ek het jou life Albanian :Te dua Arabic : Ana behibak (to a man)Ana behibek (to a woman) Armenian : Yes kez sirumem Belarusian : Ya tabe kahayu Bulgarian :Obicham te Cambodian : Soro lahn nhee ah Catalan : T’estimo Cherokee : Tsi ge yu i Cheyenne : Ne mohotatse Chichewa : Ndimakukonda Chinese :Cantonese – Ngo […]

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