The Sydney Opera House , located in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, is one of the most famous performing arts venues in the world. Designed by Jørn Utzon, a Danish architect, the Sydney Opera House is one of the most distinctive and famous twentieth-century buildings. Opened in 1973, it was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site as of June 27, 2007.
The Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (Devanāgarī: ) (commonly known as IIT Kharagpur or IIT KGP ) exists as an autonomous engineering and technology-oriented institute of higher education established by the Government of India in 1950. The first of the seven IITs established, the Government of India officially recognized it as an Institute of National Importance.
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Previous (Punch (magazine)) Next (Punishment) A fresco detail of Hannibal crossing the Alps with war elephants during the Second Punic War, ca. 1510, Capitoline Museums, Rome The Punic Wars were a series of three wars fought between Rome and Carthage between 264 and 146 B.C.E.  They are known as the Punic Wars because the Latin term for Carthaginian was Punici (older Poenici, from their Phoenician ancestry).
The Battle of Hastings was the decisive Norman victory in the Norman conquest of England. The location was Senlac Hill, approximately six miles north of Hastings, on which an abbey was subsequently erected. The battle took place on October 14, 1066, between the Norman army of Duke William of Normandy, and the English army led by King Harold II.
Measles , also known as rubeola, is a very highly contagious [[virus|viral] disease caused by a paramyxovirus of the genus Morbillivirus, and characterized by a high fever and characteristic skin rash. Other names for measles are five-day measles, hard measles, and even seven-day, eight-day, nine-day, or ten-day measles.