Home Art culture Art Culture on September 12, 2022 Javier Marias, one of Spain's most renowned novelists, died on Sunday at the age of 70, his publisher announced. The novelist died in a hospital in Madrid due to complications from a lung infection, the Spanish EFE news agency reported. He had contracted COVID-19 earlier. Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez mourned Marias's death in a tweet, describing Sunday as a "sad day for Spanish letters." He offered his condolences to the author's friends and family. "His extensive and talented work will forever be a fundamental part of our literature," Sanchez wrote. Born on September 20, 1951, in Madrid, the Spanish author wrote 16 novels, the last of which being Tomas Nevinson, which he published last year. His work received great exposure, being translated into 46 languages and selling some 9 million copies across 56 countries, according to his publisher Alfaguara. … [Read more...] about Renowned Spanish Author Javier Marias Passes Away Due To Lung Infection Post COVID-19
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Home Pregnancy parenting Kids Kids on September 17, 2022 CDC published a health alert for clinicians regarding an increase in rhinovirus and enterovirus cases that cause respiratory infections, including one that causes an uncommon type of paralysis in kids called acute flaccid myelitis (AFM)  . There was an increase in cases of rhinovirus and enterovirus in July and August. These two viruses cause common upper respiratory infections in children. Increased cases have been reported following the last wave of these viruses in the summer and fall of 2018, before the outbreak of COVID-19. Hospital beds are in short supply in India, where several facilities are overburdened with patients. As a result, there is a real concern that the most deserving children may not receive hospitalization. Moreover, observing an increase in re-infections, the doctors urge parents and schools to ensure that sick children remain at home for at least … [Read more...] about Rhinovirus And Enterovirus-D68 In Kids: What You Should Know About The CDC Warning
Home Art culture Art Culture on September 20, 2022 Often compared to the British Booker Prize, the French Prix Goncourt or the American Pulitzer Prize, the German Book Prize is the most high-profile literary prize in the German-speaking world, where winners can hope for substantial sales of their works. The shortlist, announced on September 20, represents the entire panorama of contemporary German-speaking literature: From the anecdotal to the art novel to the feminist working-class novel and post-migration literature. Whether set in the Hunsrück uplands in southwestern Germany, Istanbul or in Switzerland, among others, their stories tell of human folly, gender fluidity and the history of the German republic from the perspective of those who have built it, namely the guest workers. Here is an overview of the finalists of the German Booker Prize: 1. Fatma Aydemir: 'Dschinns' (German for 'Djinns') German literary … [Read more...] about German Book Prize Shortlist Announced: Here Are The Six Contenders
Home Home n garden Pet care Pet Care on July 31, 2009 How far will you go to save your pet from a danger? Here a man fought with an alligator to save his pet dog! No, he is not a young man but a senior citizen of 65 years old. David Grounds fought off a 7ft alligator to rescue his pet pooch. He leapt into action after the beast tried dragging his pet terrier Mandy into a pond. He would have never got over it if he hadn"t tried to get her free. In the fight, the dog owner lost the parts of his two fingers. He pulled the reptile"s jaws apart and poked its eyes with his thumbs. Grounds, of Palm Beach, alligator,david grounds,dogs,florida,mandy moore,palm beach,pet care, spent two days in hospital as a precaution while Mandy had a cut treated. The gator was later destroyed. Comments More DOGS News pet care Love Pets? Here's A List Of Safest Dog Breeds Ideal For Kids And Families … [Read more...] about The Fight With An Alligator To Save The Pet Dog!