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Billionaire Tries to Usurp Dad’s Legacy With NYC Casino

The Daily Beast 27 Nov 2022
This week, Soloviev, 47, publicly touted what is perhaps his most audacious gambit ... But over time, Soloviev managed to patch things up with his dad, and he returned to the real estate dynasty. His father kept a tight grip on the crown jewel of his portfolio, the Solow Building on West 57th Street, while Soloviev managed the residential assets ... .
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Review: Hyderabad: Book 2 of The Partition Trilogy by Manreet Sodhi Someshwar

Hindustan Times 16 Nov 2022
Set primarily in 1948, a period of much chaos in a newly independent India, Hyderabad is the second part of Manreet Sodhi Someshwar’s Partition trilogy ... 347pp, ₹399; HarperCollins ... Further, an ancient prophecy held that the Asaf Jahi dynasty would last only seven generations so the Nizam kept his jewel-laden trucks ready for flight ... ....
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HT Picks; New Reads

Hindustan Times 11 Nov 2022
Rajaraja Chola, King of Kings, Incomparable Chola, Great Saviour, Jewel of the Solar Dynasty, Lion Among Kings, was one of the greatest rulers of medieval India ... had mixed fortunes and, a couple of centuries later, the dynasty succumbed to their greatest rivals, the Pandyas.
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The emperor is crowned: Part 2

Korea Times 16 Oct 2022
A picture of a throne room taken by Burton Holmes circa 1899 Robert Neff Collection. By Robert Neff. The Kingdom of [Joseon] came to a quiet end October 12th, 1897 ... His hat was the jeweled crown after the fashion of the Ming dynasty ... "For the last two weeks the King and his officials have been absorbed in the scheme of imperializing the Dynasty ... .
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Huge, Exquisite, Song Dynasty Stone Murals Found in China

Ancient Origins 30 Sep 2022
Two massive stone mural carvings dating to the Northern Song dynasty (960-1127 AD) that were found in central China’s Henan province have been hailed by archaeologists as a remarkable discovery ... Chinese Builders Discover Song Dynasty Tomb with Elaborate Decoration but Robbers Have Stolen the Rest The Jewels of the East.
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The giga-projects that are redefining the image of Saudi Arabia

Arab News 22 Sep 2022
JEDDAH ... A rendering of the Grand Mosque at Diriyah. (Supplied). Diriyah. Among these new giga-projects, underwritten by the nation’s PIF, or Public Investment Fund, is Diriyah — the Kingdom’s crown jewel — home to the first Saudi dynasty, and a UNESCO World Heritage site, which is undergoing a $50-billion revamp ... (Saudi Royal Palace/AFP). Qiddiya ... Asir.
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Why DOES Madrid play second fiddle to Barcelona for city breaks? From swanky new hotels ...

The Daily Mail 04 Jul 2022
There's grandeur at every turn in Madrid. From my hotel’s rooftop, the neoclassical facade of Teatro Real, one of Europe’s finest opera houses, is straight ahead. And just behind it is the Royal Palace, the elaborate 3,400-room jewel of the Bourbon dynasty. To the west is Plaza Mayor ... It lies near her hotel, the new-on-the-scene Ocean Drive Madrid ... .
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The Italian Baroque at the Royal Palace of Turin

The Epoch Times 13 Jun 2022
... at the heart of the Savoy Dynasty for over two centuries ... More than 20 homes and palaces were built by the Savoy Dynasty in and around Turin, with the Royal Palace as its crown jewel.
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Nicholas II’s family yachts (PHOTOS)

Russia Beyond 15 Apr 2022
The Romanovs didn’t just build yachts with crystal chandeliers, churches and cowsheds onboard. These were massive cruisers, capable of going into battle, if the situation demanded it ... Public domain. The cruiser yacht, meanwhile, was humongous ... Public domain ... romanov dynasty ... How the Romanov jewels were smuggled out of Russia after the 1917 Revolution ... .
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A weakened Russia is China’s windfall

Asiatimes 28 Mar 2022
Taiwan can wait ... It opens up the possibility for China to reclaim large swaths of the resource-rich northern region of the Russian Far East that were taken from the declining Qing Dynasty in the 19th century. One of the crown jewels is the sparsely populated Sakhalin Island, which is rich in oil, gas, gold, coal, timber and fisheries ... Contact ... ....
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The House of Savoy, Italy’s Former Royal Family, Wants Their Crown Jewels Back

Vanity Fair 28 Jan 2022
The House of Savoy, the dynasty that ruled Italy during the beginning of the 20th century, were exiled from their country after World War, but in 2002, they regained the ability return ... The jewels are estimated to be worth €300 million, or $334 million. “The Savoy family will get the jewels back,” the family lawyer Sergio Orlandi told the newspaper.
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Vintage cars show racy past of Iran’s toppled royalty

Gulf News 01 Dec 2021
“After the fall of the monarchy in 1979, the Pahlavi family demanded that the factory return it to them, claiming that it belonged to the dynasty.” ... The jewel of the museum is a 1930 Pierce-Arrow “Model A”. At that time it was the most expensive car built in the United States - and was bought by Reza Shah, the founder of the Pahlavi dynasty.
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Vintage cars show racy past of Iran’s toppled royal family

Gulf News 01 Dec 2021
“After the fall of the monarchy in 1979, the Pahlavi family demanded that the factory return it to them, claiming that it belonged to the dynasty.” ... The jewel of the museum is a 1930 Pierce-Arrow “Model A”. At that time it was the most expensive car built in the United States - and was bought by Reza Shah, the founder of the Pahlavi dynasty.
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Maha: After 9 years, Lord Ganesha dons his gold 'mukhauta' again

MENA FN 24 Nov 2021
(MENAFN - IANS) By Quaid NajmiRaigad (Maharashtra), Nov 24 (IANS) On the auspicious Angarki Chaturthi on Tuesday, the famed 'Golden Ganesh Temple' Diveagar here got back its gold idol -- which was stolen in a daring temple heist after killing two security guards in March 2012.The ...
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Remington Park Results Combined Monday

Citrus County Chronicle 23 Nov 2021
1st_$10,000, cl, 3YO up F&M, 5�f, clear.3 (3) Visual Magic (D.Cabrera)8.804.803.20. 5 (5) Hope and a Dream (L.Luzzi)19.8012.20. 2 (2) Angel's Cut (D.Wood)4.60. Off 2.31. Time 1.07.72. Fast. Also Ran_Maddie's Music, Sailsinthesunset, Northern Dynasty, Granny Jewell. Exacta (3-5) paid $113.60. $0.1 Superfecta (3-5-2-4) paid $143.02 ... Subscribe Today ... Fast ... .

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