“His admiration for elements of Castro’s dictatorship, or at least willingness to look past Cuba’s human rights violations is not just dangerous, it is deeply offensive to the many people in Florida, New Jersey and across the country that have fled political persecution and sought refuge in the United States. … [Read more...] about Bernie Sanders’ rivals are finally attacking him – but is it already too late?
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Only if they develop symptoms are they tested, most often by a team performing house calls to prevent hospitals and clinics being overly stressed, said Elia Delmiglio, mayor of Casalpusterlengo, another of the 10 towns in Lombardy’s “red zone.” … [Read more...] about Italian coronavirus cases rise 45 per cent in one day as outbreak spreads across Europe
A man performing mohiniyattam is quite a rarity in Kerala, where it’s widely considered the ‘aattam’ of the ‘mohini’. So, often after his performances, RLV Ramakrishnan encounters the question, ‘Was your presentation a true depiction of the original art?’ The man, who earned his PhD in the art form a few months ago, apparently just shoots back with a few arrows from his academic quiver. Ramakrishnan says, “I ask, wasn’t the original mohiniyattam heavy on elements to entice men? Hasn’t it undergone tremendous, classical changes today? Moreover, who even said that men can’t perform mohiniyattam?” The dancer and younger brother of late actor Kalabhavan Mani has been a popular presence in prestigious venues like Nishagandhi and Changampuzha Park. Alongside performing, his aim is to quell the myths with facts he uncovered through his doctoral thesis, Aattathinte Aanvazhikal (The path of men in dance). Throw the famous … [Read more...] about RLV Ramakrishnan: I eat, sleep and breathe Mohiniyattam
On Tuesday, the total number of infected since the virus – technically called the Sars-Cov-2 – began spreading in late December crossed the 80,000 mark. Switzerland, Croatia and Austria reported their first infections, while the outbreak spread further in the middle east. … [Read more...] about Special jet to bring back Indians on Coronavirus ship
Key points:11,000 athletes representing more than 200 countries are expected to compete at the Tokyo Olympics, beginning on July 24The coronavirus outbreak has so far infected 80,000 people globally and killed more than 2,700Australian federal Minister for Sport Richard Colbeck has said the country's athletes could be pulled out of the games if their health is at risk … [Read more...] about Coronavirus outbreak means decision needed on Tokyo Olympics by May, says top IOC official Dick Pound