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Explaining India

No picture postcard or silver bangle bargained for in Jaisalmer,
no bright Rajasthani puppet bought from a retainer at Mehrangarh Fort,
no folk songs heard fireside at the Ossian camel camp, 342 more words

CIT Provides $107M to JV for Oakland Mixed-Use Project

CIT Group provided a $107 million construction loan to a joint venture between a Brookfield Property Partners-sponsored private real estate fund and The Martin Group to fund the development of a planned mixed-use residential project in downtown Oakland, Calif., the bank announced yesterday. 298 more words

Channel

Art Detectives: a new perspective on the portrait of Dido Elizabeth Belle

In our previous blog about the turban that Dido Elizabeth Belle was wearing in the portrait of her with her cousin, the Honourable Lady Elizabeth Murray, we mentioned that the portrait was reputed to have been painted by Johann Zoffany and we promised to give you an update with some new information, so here we go. 1,318 more words

Fashion & Cosmetics

Ineverglow & Friends Tribute to Sixpence None The Richer

Sixpence None the Richer is primarily Leigh (Bingham) Nash and Matt Slocum, though they have had many notable contributors come and go throughout the years including Tess Wiley, J.J. 3,210 more words

Music

"The times, they are a changin"

In the streets of downtown Thessaloniki; a crisis of humanity –

The shame of walking by a fallen man,

And knowing not how to pick him up. 50 more words

David Martin

Always with Ireland

The sunset lingers behind the clouds;

Crossing roads,

In small breaks, appears and disappears – like love,

Without a trace; without a warning – Always, 13 more words

David Martin

Magazine review: Black Static #62

Issue #62 of Black Static is once again chock full of deep, thoughtful dark fiction. This is fiction that will squirm inside of you, leaving a dark stain on your memory and things get off to a bleak dystopian beginning with… 291 more words

Book Review