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Fishing traditionally in northern Sweden EU legislation threatens to ban the traditional method of fishing in shallow waters in northern Sweden. Locals are fighting back... Agriculture World
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Staggering forward: stag dos redone Wallet-sapping, cringe-worthy and occasionally lethal, the appetite for booze-filled stag dos appears to be waning. Are these rituals irrele... Lifestyle Society UK
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Craft meets crowdfunding: halting a rural brain drain in the Balkans A Serbian social enterprise links skilled craftspeople with modern designers in a bid to reboot the beleaguered rural economy. Could a crowd... Economics
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New Zealand MP in Māori facial tattoo first The tattoo on the chin of New Zealand MP Nanaia Mahuta is much more than a mark of pride. It is a symbol of remembrance and personal strengt... Culture Lifestyle Politics
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Cowbells in the Carpathians: cycling in search of Romania’s secret wilderness With half of Europe’s remaining virgin forest, Romania holds a state of wilderness that has been lost in much of the continent. Sam Sutaria ... Conservation Positive Travel Blog Travel
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Lessons for modern living from nature-based cultures Professor Jules Pretty has travelled the world to explore how and why people live close to nature. In his book, The Edge of Extinction, he e... Positive Travel Blog Travel
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