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World War 2

World War 2

Bangkok’s iconic rail station set for rehab

This photo taken on June 22, 2021 shows a security guard patrolling the platforms at Bangkok Railway Station, more commonly known as Hua Lamphong, in Bangkok. The vast majority of services of the station at Hua Lamphong will move to a new rail hub on the capital's northern outskirts later…
bubmag
August 28, 2021
World War 2

Press release: antigypsyism and antisemitism online

Press release: antigypsyism and antisemitism online - resources, research, stakeholders, educational hub Although the racist perceptions of Jewish people and Romani people contrast with each other regarding their presumed "role" and "position" in society, those perceptions have the same devastating consequences: hatred, violence and exclusion. Both groups are perceived as…
bubmag
August 25, 2021
World War 2

BPI – continuously reinventing itself  at 170

BPI – continuously reinventing itself  at 170 SPEAKING OUT Ignacio R. Bunye At 170, Bank of the Philippine Islands, the first bank in the Philippines and in Asia, remains a tower of strength. Appropriately,  BPI’s  anniversary mass celebrant Jose Fuerte Cardinal Advincula Jr., chose the tower – a feature common…
bubmag
August 8, 2021
World War 2

Suspected WW2 bomb to be detonated in Bera

KUANTAN: An aerial bomb, believed to be from World War 2, was found in an oil palm plantation in Felda Triang 1, Bera on Monday by a settler. District police chief, DSP Mansor Samsudin, said the settler reported it to police after he stumbled across the unexploded bomb at 3.30pm…
bubmag
August 4, 2021
World War 2

Government of Canada recognizes Second World War civilian cryptographic bureau as a national historic event

Government of Canada recognizes Second World War civilian cryptographic bureau as a national historic event. The Examination Unit contributed to the Allied war effort and the development of Canada’s foreign intelligence capacity The Examination Unit contributed to the Allied war effort and the development of Canada’s foreign intelligence capacity August…
bubmag
August 3, 2021