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ENTERTAINMENT

How time flies, see how the casts of Spartacus look like in real life

Spartacus is an American television series produced in New Zealand that premiered on Starz on January 22,2010 and concluded on April 12,2013.This fiction was inspired by the historical figure of Spartacus,a thracian gladiator who led a major slave uprising against the Roman Republic departing from Campus. After the completion of the first season titled Spartacus :Blood and sand, production for another season was delayed because lead actor Andy Whitfield was diagnosed with early stage cancer so Starz produced

  2 years ago ago
How time flies, see how the casts of Spartacus look like in real life

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

Some ladies have got it wrong - This is what wearing a white wedding gown really implies

Wedding dresses were more than just dresses from the beginning of time. It had deep meanings. Many young girls usually fantasize about a romantic wedding where they put on a long and beautiful white dress. Why was the dress always white? From times of old, culture picked white as the right colour for girls to wear. It symbolized freshness and purity of girl hood. This practice of wearing a white dress originated from the Roman Republic in 509 BC. More than 2000 years ago. It represented purity, showing a woman's

  1 year ago ago
Some ladies have got it wrong - This is what wearing a white wedding gown really implies

ENTERTAINMENT

"Time Flies"-Just 9 Years After Acting Spartacus, See How Old The Main Actor Looks Now

People do say "time flies fast"and this saying has appeared to be true because time really waits for no one.Spartacus was one of the best blockbuster series of 2010 and the series appears to have been forgotten by a lot of people now.The series was inspired by the historical figure of Spartacus, a Thracian gladiator who led a major slave uprising against the Roman Republic from Capua from 73 to 71 BC. The series was created by Steven S. DeKnight and he focused on structuring the events of Spartacus' obscure

  2 years ago ago

POLITICS

The History Of Julius Caesa

Julius Caesa Julius Caesar was a renowned general, politician and scholar in ancient Rome who conquered the vast region of Gaul and helped initiate the end of the Roman Republic when he became dictator of the Roman Empire. Despite his brilliant military prowess, his political skills and his popularity with Rome’s lower- and middle-class, his rule was cut short when opponents — threatened by his rising power — brutally assassinated him. Early Life of Gaius Julius Caesar Gaius Julius Caesar was born o

  2 years ago ago
The History Of Julius Caesa

HEALTH

Photos: Italy's Situation Is a Wake Up Call for Our African Countries

Many reasons are enough to say that our African leaders need God intervention so that they can stand up and see the depth of this Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. People are really playing with thr issue, but if you take a look at the countries that have been hit badly then you may-be the one would understand the threshold of this matter. ITALY'S HISTORY. Italy's history covers the Ancient Period, the Middle Ages and the modern era. In antiquity, Italy was the homeland of the Romans and the metropole of the

  2 years ago ago
Photos: Italy's Situation Is a Wake Up Call for Our African Countries

MILITARY

The Roman Legions: The Organized Military Force Of The Roman Empire (Part 2)

A Roman centurion leading his men into battle. (vukkostic / Adobe Stock ) Up until at least the 2 nd century BC, most units were separated into groups of one hundred men, called the centuries. For military purposes, these centuries could be grouped together to form a disciplined and formidable force. The title of the centurion, a commander of such a force, survived throughout Roman history and dates to this early period. It is clear from the very beginnings of Rome that Roman leaders placed a huge emphasis

  2 years ago ago
The Roman Legions: The Organized Military Force Of The Roman Empire (Part 2)