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Hanukkah 2017: What is the meaning behind this Jewish festival and why is it sometimes called Chanukah?


What you need to know about Hanukkah – also known as Chanukah and the festival of lights. The spelling differs as it’s a translation of a Hebrew word.

Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/hanukkah-2017-what-is-it-jewish-festival-meaning-chanukah-lights-candles-food-facts-holiday-menorah-a8105136.html

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Oscar Pistorius injured in prison fight over use of public phone


The convicted murderer and former “Blade Runner” Paralympian Oscar Pistorius has been injured during a fight in prison over the use of a public phone, according to the South African correctional services.

Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-prison-fight-injured-public-phone-inmate-reeva-steenkamp-murder-a8105096.html