It took 17 years to build Sydney Opera House. The lead engineer, Sir Jack Zunz, describes how the architect quit, costs spiralled and locals thought it a joke.
Spread the love Armed police have killed a suspect, 25-year-old Redouane Lakdim, who shot dead three people in a series of attacks in southern France. Source link Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn
Spread the love Image copyright PA A proposal to impose a so-called latte levy on throwaway coffee cups has been rejected by the government. MPs on the Environmental Audit Committee had suggested a charge of 25p for disposable coffee cups to reduce their use. But ministers say it is better for shops to offer voluntary […]
Spread the love Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe silent film shows Jewish characters being abused in the street and forced from their homes. Credit: Filmarchiv Austria A silent film from 1924 predicting the rise of Nazism was found in a Paris flea market in 2015 after being lost for decades. Thanks […]