DjP’ RagBag Corner News “Roundup edition  My monthly  gallimaufry. A conglomeration, jumble, ragbag,   medley  News Corner. A hodgepodge of  o events, an assortment of “Newsbytes and brief reads. Its Facts, fiction a Tasty Morsels or delectable Treats. A savoir- faire of artistic panache.  Gossip, a Scandal or the latest Trends in Worldwide Events. What could be better News than that!


mon Gallimaufry mensuelle. UN conglomérat, pêle-mêle, ragbag, coin des nouvelles Medley. UN méli-mélo d’événements o, un assortiment de “Newsbytes et bref lit. Ses faits, la fiction un morceaux savoureux ou délicieuses friandises. UN savoir-faire de panache artistique. Potins, un scandale ou les dernières tendances dans les événements mondiaux. Ce qui pourrait être une meilleure nouvelle que celle


I. France investigates reports of babies born without arms in rural areas

II. France doesn’t rule out any sanction against Saudi Arabia if its authorities are found to have been involved in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian announced

III. Court orders Paris tenant to pay all Airbnb earnings to landlord IV. a tenant who regularly sub-let her Paris flat on Airbnb to pay all her earnings to her landlady as France cracks down harder on holiday rentals Court orders Paris tenant to pay all Airbnb earnings to landlord


 Portugal is the oldest country in Europe.  
The oldest bookstore in the world is in Portugal’s capital.
Napoleon tried- and failed- three times to invade and conquer Portugal.
Portugal was the first colonial power to abolish slavery in 1761
Famous Portuguese include: explorers Ferdinand Magellan, Vasco de Gama and Bartholomew Diaz (the Cape of Good Hope); footballer Cristiano Ronaldo; actresses Carmen Miranda and Joana Metrass; and Nobel Prize in Literature author Jose Saramago.

1. Portuguese want same time, year round

2. Portugal records first snow of the season in the Serra da Estrela and Geres mountain ranges

Cristiano Ronaldo

3.Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo topped the ESPN World Fame 100 list for a third straight year, pipping American basketball player Lebron James and long-term Argentine rival Lionel Messi.

Alle i November bløtlegging tåke vi står
og sviske naken treet, mens alle vår
kjærlighet og interesse synes slukket
i blå-nosed elendighet.”-

Ruth Pitter 1897-1992, Diehards, 1941

“All in November’s soaking mist
We stand and prune the naked tree,
While all our love and interest
Seem quenched in the blue-nosed misery.

Bienvenidos mis amigos


Españole  rincón de las noticias de Medley.

UNA mezcolanza de o eventos, un surtido de “caudal y lecturas breves.

Sus hechos, la ficción un sabrosos bocados o delicias deliciosas. UN savoir-faire de estilo artístico. Chismes, un escándalo o las últimas tendencias en eventos mundiales. ¿Cuáles podrían ser mejores noticias que


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