The city is promising a Christmas gift to bicyclists—completion of two major sections of the Navy Pier Flyover.
From Veraval we drove to almost a 100 km to Junagadh and first landed at Mahabbat ka Maqbara. Tomb of Wazir Bahaduddinbhai Hasainbhai Its location is quite a play on your senses – right opposite the Junagadh District Court – it has accused individuals, their distraught families, busy lawyers, the alert police force all bustling just […]
On Dec. 14, 2018, Pacific Northwest Regional Forester Glenn Casamassa released the following “open letter” to the communities affected by the proposed Blue Mountains revised forest plan (Malheur, Umatilla, and Wallowa-Whitman National Forests), including those who submitted formal objections or participated in objections resolutions meetings as part of the ongoing plan revision process. See also: […]
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United States – SECRETARY POMPEO: Thank you all for being here with us today. Secretary Mattis and I are very pleased to welcome our Canadian counterparts, Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland and Minister of Defense Harjit Sajjan, to Washington. Welcome. It was a great day, and indeed, it was my honor to host this State Department […]
The man that the authorities believe killed three people during a rampage near a Christmas market in Strasbourg died on Thursday in a shootout with police at the end of a two-day manhunt, authorities said. The Paris prosecutor’s office identified the man killed in the eastern French city as 29-year-old Cherif Chekatt, a Strasbourg-born man […]
Animosity towards “the Other” has long been a recurring phenomenon throughout Western countries, with the mistrust and isolation of minorities being deeply rooted in prejudice and hate. This rhetoric is built upon layers of fear — the need to control and tame the unfamiliar — a direct result of colonization, the after-effects of which still […]
What made you choose 100 Victoria Cross Winners? Coming to prison was a major factor in how my views changed. If I wanted to change I would have to question my long-held beliefs. It was those beliefs that ultimately led to my crime and subsequent imprisonment. But perhaps the single most significant event in […]
Tears pricked my eyes as I stood alone in an airport and read the first line of an email confirming my reservation at a silent retreat center in Kentucky, “The name of your cabin is Joy.” “Yes,” I thought. “That is what I need. What’s what I’ve lost.” Days after arriving home in the […]
I have been pondering this question for a while. Recent posts and articles about the state of the Evangelical church two years into the Trump administration, the aging church, and issues within the megachurch world have only made the question speak louder in my mind. It’s long been the thinking of those of us in […]
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French President Emmanuel Macron visited the Strasbourg Christmas market this evening to pay his respects to the victims of a jihadist gunman who was killed in a shoot-out with police last night.
The president went to the market and laid a single white rose at a nearby monument to the terrorist outrage and stood silently for over two minutes in tribute after the official re-opening of the market at 11:00am this morning.
As he looked solemn and closed his eyes in reflection, the crowd spontaneously began singling La Marseillaise – the French national anthem – in memory of the fallen victims.
He then hugged market stallholders, shook hands with the crowd and was handed an gift from a trader.
Macron earlier met with some members of the police involved in the hunt
Remember Mateus or Lancers? If your exposure to wine was similar to mine, these two Portuguese wines played an integral part of your earliest days of drinking wine. However, did you know that once introduced onto the world market, both wines set sales records in both Europe and the United States? Whether you know this […]