Inland taipan, most venomous snake in the world
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Monocled Cobra
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Video: Alexander Litvinenko inquiry: Wife Marina 'very pleased' accusation that Vladimir Putin 'probably' ordered murder proved
Ex-KGB spy Alexander Litvinenko's widow Marina says she is "very pleased" about the ruling and calls for sanctions to be imposed on Russian president Vladimir Putin
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This week, the inquiry into the death of Alexander Litvinenko will deliver its findings. The former Russian spy was poisoned with a cup of tea in a London hotel. Working with Scotland Yard detectives,...
John de Ferrers, 1st Baron Ferrers of Chartley
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Inland taipan, most venomous snake in the world
The inland taipan (Oxyuranus microlepidotus) is considered the most venomous land snake in the world, the venom from one bite is enough to kill 100 humans.
Video: Alexander Litvinenko inquiry: Wife Marina 'very pleased' accusation that Vladimir Putin 'probably' ordered murder proved
Ex-KGB spy Alexander Litvinenko's widow Marina says she is "very pleased" about the ruling and calls for sanctions to be imposed on Russian president Vladimir Putin
Eric XIV of Sweden
Eric XIV, Swedish: Erik XIV (13 December 1533 – 26 February 1577) was King of Sweden from 1560 until he was deposed in 1568. Eric XIV was the eldest son of Gustav I (1496–1560) and Catherine of Sa...
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Wood Green ricin plot
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Stepan Bandera
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Alexander Litvinenko assassination theories
Several theories on the assassination of Alexander Litvinenko were circulated following his death from polonium 210 poisoning on 23 November 2006. Litvinenko was a former officer of Russian Federal Se...
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Lian (surname)
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The Chinese Lian (連) family originated from the Gaoxin (高辛) family, Lianao (連敖) of Chu (state), and the Jiang (姜) family of Qi (state). Also, it was founded fr...
Abraham Kohn
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Liu Ji (general)
Liu Ji (劉濟) (757 – August 20, 810), courtesy name Jizhi (濟之), was a general of the Chinese dynasty Tang Dynasty who served as the military governor (Jiedushi) of Lulong Circuit (盧龍, headquartered in m...
Roy Mata
Roy Mata was a powerful 13th century Melanesian chief from what is now Vanuatu. His elaborate grave, containing the bodies of over 25 members of his retinue, was discovered by French archaeologist Jo...
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Zamfara State lead poisoning epidemic
A series of lead poisonings in Zamfara State, Nigeria, led to the deaths of at least 163 people between March and June 2010, including 111 children. Health ministry figures state the discovery of 355 ...
Mieszko Bolesławowic
Mieszko Bolesławowic (c. 1069–1089) was the only son of Bolesław II the Bold, King of Poland. Bolesławowic was Prince of Cracow from 1086 until his death in 1089.
Bolesławowic was, in all likeliho...