Aug 29 2016 Music Review: The Fresh Sound of Asheville’s River Whyless

From Asheville, North Carolina, an eclectic fusion of retirees, back-to-the-land hippies, tourists and natives to the region, a band called River Whyless emerges, blending American and international influences into a dreamy, spiritual mixture.
 
The quartet’s latest album, “We All the Light,” combines bluegrass-inflected harmonies with gorgeously adventurous fiddle-playing and guitar to create a distinctive vibe that [...]

 

Aug 29 2016 Music Review: The Fresh Sound of Asheville’s River Whyless

From Asheville, North Carolina, an eclectic fusion of retirees, back-to-the-land hippies, tourists and natives to the region, a band called River Whyless emerges, blending American and international influences into a dreamy, spiritual mixture.
 
The quartet’s latest album, “We All the Light,” combines bluegrass-inflected harmonies with gorgeously adventurous fiddle-playing and guitar to create a distinctive vibe that [...]

 

Aug 29 2016 Old Machiya Houses in Kyoto Given New Lease of Life by Niche Loans

For generations, artisans and merchants in Japan’s ancient capital of Kyoto lived in thousands of traditional “machiya” townhouses that are steadily disappearing or falling into disrepair.
To help restore the wooden-and-tile-roof structures, banks in Kyoto have tailored loans to help contribute to the preservation of architecture in a city that was once Japan’s ancient capital and [...]

 

Aug 29 2016 Old Machiya Houses in Kyoto Given New Lease of Life by Niche Loans

For generations, artisans and merchants in Japan’s ancient capital of Kyoto lived in thousands of traditional “machiya” townhouses that are steadily disappearing or falling into disrepair.
To help restore the wooden-and-tile-roof structures, banks in Kyoto have tailored loans to help contribute to the preservation of architecture in a city that was once Japan’s ancient capital and [...]

 

Aug 29 2016 Old Machiya Houses in Kyoto Given New Lease of Life by Niche Loans

For generations, artisans and merchants in Japan’s ancient capital of Kyoto lived in thousands of traditional “machiya” townhouses that are steadily disappearing or falling into disrepair.
To help restore the wooden-and-tile-roof structures, banks in Kyoto have tailored loans to help contribute to the preservation of architecture in a city that was once Japan’s ancient capital and [...]

 

Aug 29 2016 Old Machiya Houses in Kyoto Given New Lease of Life by Niche Loans

For generations, artisans and merchants in Japan’s ancient capital of Kyoto lived in thousands of traditional “machiya” townhouses that are steadily disappearing or falling into disrepair.
To help restore the wooden-and-tile-roof structures, banks in Kyoto have tailored loans to help contribute to the preservation of architecture in a city that was once Japan’s ancient capital and [...]

 

Aug 29 2016 Old Machiya Houses in Kyoto Given New Lease of Life by Niche Loans

For generations, artisans and merchants in Japan’s ancient capital of Kyoto lived in thousands of traditional “machiya” townhouses that are steadily disappearing or falling into disrepair.
To help restore the wooden-and-tile-roof structures, banks in Kyoto have tailored loans to help contribute to the preservation of architecture in a city that was once Japan’s ancient capital and [...]

 

Aug 29 2016 Old Machiya Houses in Kyoto Given New Lease of Life by Niche Loans

For generations, artisans and merchants in Japan’s ancient capital of Kyoto lived in thousands of traditional “machiya” townhouses that are steadily disappearing or falling into disrepair.
To help restore the wooden-and-tile-roof structures, banks in Kyoto have tailored loans to help contribute to the preservation of architecture in a city that was once Japan’s ancient capital and [...]

 

Aug 29 2016 মীর কাসেমের রিভিউর রায় আজ

একাত্তরের মুক্তিযুদ্ধকালে মানবতাবিরোধী অপরাধের দায়ে মৃত্যুদণ্ডের চূড়ান্ত রায় পুনর্বিবেচনা (রিভিউ) চেয়ে জামায়াত নেতা মীর কাসেম আলীর করা আবেদনের ওপর আজ মঙ্গলবার আদেশের দিন ধার্য রয়েছে।
রায় ঘোষণা উপলক্ষে সুপ্রিম কোর্ট এলাকায় বাড়তি নিরাপত্তা-ব্যবস্থা নেওয়া হয়েছে।
মীর কাসেমের আবেদনের ওপর গত রোববার শুনানি শেষে আপিল বিভাগ ৩০ আগস্ট (আজ) আদেশের তারিখ ধার্য করেন।
গতকাল সোমবার বিকেলে সুপ্রিম কোর্টের… বিস্তারিত

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Aug 29 2016 In Asia, Obama Faces Trade Pact Test Amid US Opposition

When President Barack Obama travels to Asia next week, he will try to reassure leaders in the region that he still has the clout to deliver U.S. approval for the sweeping Trans-Pacific Partnership, even though the two candidates vying to succeed him and a congressional leader have said the 12-nation trade deal should not move [...]

 
 
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