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The Spanish gemologist Manuel León, from Ronda (Málaga), has appraised the oldest natural pearl on record in the world, 8,000 years old, whose discovery took place last October 20 in a house on the Island of Marawah, off the coast of Abu Dhabi.

"If you combine the beaches of Hawaii, Mexico and Miami with steroids, you'll get Nazaré," U.S. surfer Garret McNamara once said, referring to Portugal's famous spa, the star of extreme surfing.

According to the World Bank Group's Doing Business 2020, the top 10 economies in the ease of doing business rankings were New Zealand (86.8 out of 100), Singapore (86.2), Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China (85.3), Denmark (85.3), Republic of Korea (84), United States (84), Georgia (83.7), United Kingdom (83.5), Norway (82.6) and...

Air taxis and flying buses, space hotels, underwater highways, self-cleaning homes, body implants that will control our health. All this which today looks like fantasy will be commonplace over the next fifty years, according to a report by British experts.

Turmeric is an herbaceous perennial plant, reaching a height of up to 1 meter (3.2 feet). With very branched rhizomes, yellow to orange, cylindrical and aromatic. The leaves are arranged in two rows. They are divided into leaf sheath, petiole and leaf blade.

The tip is the extra money that the diner of a restaurant leaves for the service that was offered during his stay. This money is given on the agreed price and as a token of satisfaction. It is customary for some countries to leave a tip and in others, it is an obligation, as the United States.

By May 8, 1945, the three allies - the United States (US), the United Kingdom, and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) - had the common goal of defeating Nazi Germany. But what to do next: what should be the future development of Europe, and how should the relationship between liberal democracies and the Soviet superpower be shaped?

The XXII edition of the Habano Festival will take place from 24 to 28 February next year, a traditional annual competition that brings together lovers of the best tobacco in the world: the Habano.