Artists feted


Narada Gana Sabha's Natyarangam festival, which was inaugurated by writer-activist Sivasankari on August 19 at Sathguru Gnanananda hall, TTK Road, honoured several artists. The Natyarangam Award was presented to dance guru Prof. Janardhan. Among the other awards, the Dr. Sudharani Raghupathy Endowment Award was given to vocalist Girija Ramaswamy,...


Energy Donors Fete Romney Days Before His Drilling Plan Released


Oil Donors Fete Romney Days Before Unveiling Energy Plan By Jim Snyder and Kasia Klimasinska - 2012-08-24T14:39:56Z While the presidential election isn't until November, it's already clear that Mitt Romney has won over America's oil and gas industry. Days removed from fundraisers attended by Exxon Mobil Corp.


FC Barcelona vs Dinamo Bucureşti: Match Preview


FC Barcelona vs Dinamo Bucureşti Kickoff: 19:15 CET Arena Naţională, Romania Tomorrow evening FC Barcelona take to the field against Dinamo Bucureşti in their final friendly before the season opening clash with Real Sociedad at the Camp Nou. After two draws against Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester United, Barcelona will be looking to end...


Fêtes de Genève 2012


For three weeks every summer, Geneva comes alive with the annual Fêtes de Genève, a mix of carnival, spectacle, and family entertainment. Last year, we arrived in Geneva just as the festivities were kicking off. We were a little too shell-shocked from the move and the process of transitioning to explore the Fêtes at the time, [...


Goal: Romania's Meat Market


August 22, 2012, 2:44 pm Romania's Meat Market By LIVIU BIRD Georgios Kefalas/European Pressphoto AgencyModou Sougou of Romania's Cluj after scoring in Wednesday's Champions League victory at Basel in Switzerland. The return match is next week in Romania. Come transfer time, professional soccer players are paraded and sold like meat at a butcher...


NY Driver Charged With Murder; Crash Killed Grad


NY Driver Charged With Murder; Crash Killed Grad By FRANK ELTMAN Associated Press RIVERHEAD, N.Y. July 18, 2012 (AP) A Long Island man who prosecutors say had a blood-alcohol reading four times the legal limit and approached speeds of 100 mph before crashing into a car driven by a recent high school graduate was charged Wednesday with her murder.


NY driver charged with murder; crash killed grad


Ex-Johnson County leader gets 4 years for theft Page 1 of 1 RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) - A Long Island man is now charged with murder in an alleged drunken driving crash that killed a recent high school graduate. An 11-count indictment was unsealed Wednesday against Michael Grasing (GRAY'-sihng). He pleaded not guilty.


NY driver charged with murder; crash killed grad


Font Page 1 of 1 RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) - A Long Island man is now charged with murder in an alleged drunken driving crash that killed a recent high school graduate. An 11-count indictment was unsealed Wednesday against Michael Grasing (GRAY'-sihng). He pleaded not guilty. The June crash in Lindenhurst claimed the life of 18-year-old Brittney...


God's Megaphone.......


C.S. Lewis says "Pain insists upon being attended to. God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our consciences, but shouts in our pains. It is his megaphone to rouse a deaf world." For 37 years I have bargained with God. He alone knows of all my anguish, tears, pleading, my fears and pain. I am strong. I don't cry easily or often.


Irish American Long Island teen killed by drunk driver


Irish American teen Brittney Walsh, a standout Long Island student on her way to college was killed by a drunken driver late Sunday night, just a few short days after graduating with honors from her high school. Walsh, 18, of Copiague, was praised by her heartbroken father as a gifted student with a head full of big dreams.