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It’s just not cricket! UK bars painting sale

The Telegraph India 29 Nov 2022
West’s picture, made in his mid-twenties and one of the very first he produced on arriving in London in 1763, also illustrates the developing talents of an artist who was to enjoy great fame later in his career (for depicting the deaths of British heroes General Wolfe and Admiral ...

Hero World Challenge: Profiles of all 20 players taking part in the Bahamas

Sporting Life 28 Nov 2022
Ben Coley profiles the 20 players set to take part in the Hero World Challenge and selects his best bets.Golf betting tips. Hero World Challenge ... Collin Morikawa at 20/1 (General 1/4 1,2,3,4) ... Others turning up with a recent win behind them have generally fared well, Rahm included in fact, and he's certainly the man to beat.

American Pravda: Lost Histories of the Great War, by Ron Unz

The Unz Review 28 Nov 2022
Morel, the country’s leading investigative journalist, had been celebrated as an international hero for exposing the horrors of the Belgian Congo, but he was now imprisoned for his anti-war writings, with the treatment so brutal that it permanently broke his health and he died at the age of 51, a few years after the war ended.

Ukrainian city names street after Nazi collaborator

Sott 27 Nov 2022
Vinnitsa authorities said they paid "special attention" to memorializing those they described as "heroes of the national liberation struggle." ... as a national hero by the current Ukrainian authorities.

Lawmaker proposes career path for athletes, coaches

The Manila Times 27 Nov 2022
ANG Probinsyano party-list Rep ... HB 4654 establishes regular employment with corresponding qualifications required and salary grades for national athletes and national coaches ... The funding for the bill's implementation will be included in the annual general appropriations that guarantees the compensation and benefits of the modern day national heroes.

Irish amateur historian on lonely mission to save ‘bogeyman’ Cromwell from genocide charges

The Observer 27 Nov 2022
The MP-turned-general, a polarising figure in Britain where he is viewed both as a tyrant and a hero, combined English nationalism with religious fanaticism, said Ó Siochrú, author of God’s Executioner ... Academics have accused Reilly, who failed history in secondary school, of hero ...

Legendary hero Lachit has got his due: Vikram Sampath

The Economic Times 26 Nov 2022
Historian Vikram Sampath has hailed the manner in which the 400th birth anniversary of 17th century Ahom general Lachit Barphukan was celebrated, and said the legendary hero from Assam has been "given his due." ... .

Lawmaker proposed career path for athletes, coaches

The Manila Times 26 Nov 2022
Ang Probinsyano Party-list Rep ... "I am for forward-looking sports policies for our athletes and their coaches," Delos Santos said ... The necessary financing for the bill's implementation will be included in the annual general appropriations that guarantee the compensation and benefits of the modern-day national heroes ... ....

Book throws light on how Assam resisted repeated Muslim invasions for nearly 5 centuries

Bihar Times 26 Nov 2022
His 400th birth anniversary thus has come as an opportunity to project the heroism of the great Assamese General at both the national as well as international level," said veteran journalist and author Samudra Gupta Kashyap, who has recently published a book titled, "Assam's Great Heroes Who Fought the Muslim Invasions".

Correct distortions in pages of history: PM Modi

The Times of India 25 Nov 2022
The grand celebrations commemorating legendary Ahom general Lachit , the great hero from Assam who stalled the march of the , culminated with a clarion call by the PM to follow the life principle - 'Nation First' - of the hero of the 'Battle of Saraighat'.

Labour's failure to tackle racism could cost them long-term

The New Arab 25 Nov 2022
Labour is focusing its energy on those seats, which it believes will once more be up for grabs at the next general election. Apparently, in Keir Starmer’s mind, re-winning those voters, known as “hero voters”, is key to winning the general election, which could be on the cards for next year.

This Day in History — November 25

Jamaica Observer 25 Nov 2022
The UN General Assembly condemns Israel for its occupation of Arab lands ... Pakistan's exiled former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif returns home to a hero's welcome and calls on President General Pervez Musharraf to end emergency rule before elections.

Integrity Group  Flags Off Abia PDP Campaign, Seeks Support for Party’s Candidates

This Day 25 Nov 2022
He thanked all party faithful, especially those that contested and could not get the tickets and described them as the heroes of the event. Earlier in his speech, the Abia PDP Campaign Director General, Rt ... Elechi, represented by the Secretary General of the Campaign Council, ...

Pan-Indian recognition to Lachit Barphukan in 1999

Assam Times 24 Nov 2022
Vice President Krishan Kant today led a host of dignitaries in recalling the heroic deeds of Ahom army’s General Lachit Barphukan and said the 17th century Assamese hero who repulsed Mughal attacks must be given his pride of place as a national hero in league with Maharana Pratap and Chatrapati Shivaji.

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