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Memory of the day: Thomas Edison puts the first electric lighting system into service in 1883

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 - 09:43 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on January 19.

Australia shipwreck tale clue to French explorer disappearance

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 - 10:03 GMT

An Indian seaman's tale of being shipwrecked on a remote northern Australian island could shed light on the 230-year-old disappearance of a renowned French explorer.