Tag: "festival" at medical news
Protestors Strip, Don Horns Against Spain's Running of the Bulls
...s of tourists are expected to attend the week-long festival
of the bulls, which starts on Friday. The running of the bulls was immortalised in Ernest Hemingway's 1926 novel "The Sun Also Rises"....
More Than a Million Expected for Spain's Famous Bull Run Festival
...off Spain's annual San Fermin running of the bulls festival
on Friday, with more than a million people expecte...ake their chances in the bull run . The nine-day festival
includes concerts and balls -- not to mention copious amounts of drinking -- in Pamplona in northeas...
Buddhist Food Festival in Ludhiana
Ludhiana, A Buddhist food festival
was recently organised at Ludhiana's Majestic Park..., in India may be." An attractive feature of the festival
was the waiters dressed as monks, which left Punjabi visitors fascinated. "It's good to bring diff...
Australian Injured as Spain Begins Annual Bullrunning Festival
...e start of the nine-day San Fermin bullrun. The festival
involves copious amounts of dancing, alcohol and t...slipped and fell on the cobblestoned street. The festival
officially began Friday night with the lighting of the traditional chupinazo cracker by Pamplona's m...
Gays and Lesbians can Obtain asylum in US on Grounds of Harassment and Abuse
...d transvestites, and last month's annual gay pride festival
in Sao Paolo drew 3 million people, according to Gay Life, a Baltimore newspaper. Yet J.C., a District man from Rio de Janeiro who spoke on condition he not be further identified, won his asylum petition in 2001 after proving that he had been repe...
Food Poisoning at the Chicago Food Festival
...stival. In 2001, 300 people fell ill at an avocado festival
in California, and 600 people became ill in 1991 at a Connecticut Oysterfest.Michael Doyle, director of the Center for Food Safety at the University of Georgia suggested that food-festival attendees be cautious about eating raw or cooked meat, poultr...
Genes Influence the Ability to Listen Two Things at a Time
... and fraternal twins who attended a national twins festival
in Twinsburg, OH, during the years 2002 through 2005. A total of 194 same-sex pairs of twins participated in the study (138 identical pairs and 56 fraternal pairs), representing ages 12 through 50. All twins received a DNA test to confirm whether t...
World's Biggest Condom to Take Off to Spread Safer Sex Campaign
...t air balloon - is set Friday to fly above a Dutch festival
to increase safe sex awareness . The balloon - wh...said. The balloon will also feature at a balloon festival
in Joure, in the north of the Netherlands, as well as other music and theatre festivals in the comin...
Sharon Stone to Raise AIDS Awareness in Dubai
... Deborah Hernan said the charity accepted the film festival
invitation hoping to raise awareness. "(We hope to) raise awareness for HIV/AIDS. Financial success would enhance amfAR's ability to deliver on its programs," the New York Daily News quoted her, as saying....
France Celebrates Summer With All-night Music Fest; NY Swings Along
...the wee small hours Friday with an all-night music festival
in cities and towns that drew 10 million revellers...ple love it. We have to catch up with Europe." The festival
was launched by former French culture minister Jack Lang, who created the French Fete de la Musique ...
Biggest Gay Pride Celebration in Toronto
...roximately 20 per cent of the funding for the 2007 festival
came from government grants, 32 per cent came from corporate sponsorship, and 49 per cent came from fundraising. This week long celebration also saw many same sex weddings.The celebration draws approximately one million people, and generates almost ...
Goans Celebrate Monsoon Festival
...n Joao, the feast of John, the Baptist . Monsoon festival
is a legacy Goans have inherited from the Portugue... wells amidst persistent rains. In villages, the festival
was celebrated with much traditional fervour. At Loutulim in south Goa, men wearing 'copel' or cro...
AMSA Hosts Largest Medical Student Conference in Southern Hemisphere
... education, an inter-varsity debating series, film festival
and the ever popular Emergency Challenge all contribute to the success of AMSAs premier event. The National Convention is an extraordinary opportunity for Australian medical students to not only meet one another and form collegial relationships, bu...
Film Festival on Gender Sexuality Draws Crowds
...n body were the mainstay of the international film festival
on gender and sexuality, which attracted quite a c...the Mac Arthur Foundation and UNESCO, the four-day festival
at the India Habitat Centre (IHC), will screen 44 award-winning films from across the world. "I lo...
Invasion of Cicada Hordes Feared in US Midwest
...ew weeks. Ravinia Festival, a 103-year-old music festival
held north of Chicago, revised its schedule to avo...musicians having to compete with the insects, said festival
president and CEO Welz Kauffman. June will see more pop bands outdoors, a few concerts moved indoo...
Gay Film Festival Begins in Delhi
A ten-day long festival
for gays began in the capital on Saturday. The Nigah Queer Fest will showcase over 20 films on homosexuality directed by many international directors. The films will be followed by panel discussions and a photographic presentation. The aim of t...
Jolies Slimmer Arms Shows Her Prominent Veins
...d slim. Photographs from the ongoing Cannes film festival
show Jolie looking slimmer than ever. Some sources have estimated the Tomb Raider stars weight at 109 pounds. "If I could snap my fingers and put on 15 pounds I'd be so happy. Especially if it all went to the right place, she said....
Brad Pitt 'loves Being a Dad'
... have come to Cannes to enjoy the prestigious film festival
as a family....
Healthier Options at the Buffalo Food Fest
...dered to offer healthier options in its menu . The festival
attracts tens of thousand of people from all over ...gar-coated "angel wings" and other pastries at the festival
for more than 20 years. Her father came up with a chewy spice cookie to meet the new healthy manda...
Club and Bar Owners may Sell Laughing Gas at Their Own Risk
...m. The councils have been asked to warn the clubs, festival
organizers and bars against the sale of nitrous oxide for recreational drug use. Doing so is against the law and will be liable for prosecution. The long-term inhalation of laughing gas can have permanent health implications. The brain gets defici...
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