Oak Apple Day, a celebration of the restoration of the British Monarchy in 1660 — and possibly an ancient pre-Christian Spring tradition long before that — is a beautiful slice of all but forgotten British history and culture. By ancient tradition, sprigs of oak are worn or hung outside houses and other celebrations including processions, meals, and dances take place. … [Read more...] about LANE: Remember Oak Apple Day, England’s Non-Socialist May Day
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The biggest US bank has been doing business in China since 1921. Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon has said that his firm is committed to bringing its “full force” to the country. This year it applied for full control of an asset management firm as well as a securities venture, and is expanding its office space in China’s tallest skyscraper in downtown Shanghai. … [Read more...] about Wall Street has billions to lose in China from rising strain
Noorani also blames a divided cabinet, an irresponsible opposition, an uninformed Indian press, and a restive parliament for dragging the boundary problem. He further reveals that only a comprehensive and objective study conducted by K Zakariah, the director of the Historical Division in Ministry of External Affairs, in 1953 has been still kept secret. … [Read more...] about India’s flirting with maps triggered border dispute with China?
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The most highly anticipated awards each year recognize the top male and female senior athletes. This year's Bill Godby Outstanding Male Athlete Award went to three-sport competitor (football, basketball, baseball) Kevin Swatek. The Geri Vandekreke Outstanding Female Athlete was awarded to Reagan Cameron, who surpassed 1,000 career points during the girls basketball season. … [Read more...] about OLCHS Honors Athletes With Virtual Spring Sports Awards