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Hungarian stadiums and theaters dim lights due to energy crisis

Explosive electricity bills force Hungary close libraries, theaters, swimming pools and even new football stadiums for the winter. The modern building – a symbol of the 12-year rule of right-wing nationalist Prime Minister Viktor Orban – is among a long list of buildings that are no longer able to cope with rising energy prices in

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World Cup 2022: why Japanese fans voluntarily clean stadiums

It has been one of the most viral moments of the 2022 FIFA World Cup so far, with Japanese fans cleaning up stadiums after matches are over. Fans of the Japan national football team cleaned up Qatar’s Khalifa International Stadium after their victory over Germany on Wednesday (Thursday AEDT). Fans of the Japanese team known

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FIFA World Cup in Qatar: fans freeze in air-conditioned stadiums

The air-conditioned stadiums at the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar have finally been put into practice, with some stunning and frightening results. The game venues are predicted to experience daytime temperatures of 20 to 30 degrees in the coming week, with temperatures not dropping below 19 degrees Celsius at night. In anticipation of this,

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LGBTQ football fans fight for safety in Brazilian stadiums

Sao Paulo – Wearing a rainbow t-shirt and earrings, Ona Ruda strides confidently through the Arena Fonte Nova football stadium, home to his favorite Bahia team and one of Brazil’s LGBT fan bases. However, his composure is not the norm for football fans who dare to display their homosexuality in Brazilian stadiums. Can’t view this

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