Bianca Stigter: 7 films that taught me what cinema is capable of

Bianca Stigter makes her directorial debut. The Dutch cultural historian and critic was inspired to make her first documentary after discovering three minutes of personal 16mm video footage shot in 1938 by David Kurtz. This is the only remaining footage of the Jewish inhabitants of Nasielsk, Poland, before the Holocaust. …

Read More »

Buyout issue leads the way despite choppy M&A market | White & Case srl

Key points to remember 01 In the United States, redemptions totaling $235 billion were announced in the first half of 2022, well above pre-pandemic levels, year-over-year, dating back to 2007 02 Loan issuance for buyouts increased in the first half of the year, reaching US$94.5 billion 03 High-yield buyouts had …

Read More »

Israel and Turkey restore full diplomatic relations – The Forward

Israeli President Isaac Herzog (left) and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan give a joint press conference in the capital Ankara on March 9, 2022. Photo by Getty Images By Jonathan Lis August 17, 2022 This article originally appeared on Haaretz, and has been reprinted here with permission. Sign up …

Read More »

Salman Rushdie’s ‘The Satanic Verses’ tops Amazon book sales

Breadcrumb Links World New Culture Books Some readers bought the book in solidarity with the Indian-born novelist Author Salman Rushdie arrives at the High Court to settle a libel claim brought against Ron Evans, local media reported, in London August 26, 2008. Photo by REUTERS/Luke MacGregor/File Photo Content of the …

Read More »

‘Pop Idol’ and stage star Darius Campbell Danesh dies at 41

FILE – Darius Campbell Danesh appears at the after party for the opening night of the musical ‘Dirty Rotten Scoundrels’ at the Savoy Hotel in London April 2, 2014. Campbell Danesh, who shot to fame in 2001 in the British reality show ‘Pop Idol’ and topped the UK music charts …

Read More »

How to Effectively Manage Your EMI Home Loan – Forbes Advisor INDIA

Managing your EMI home loan well is key to ensuring it doesn’t disrupt the rest of your finances. Whether you are looking for a new home or making this choice as an investment, buying a home takes careful preparation and saving. Therefore, it is important for you to determine the …

Read More »

Five of Salman Rushdie’s best books – The Hill

The story at a glance After Salman Rushdie published his 1988 novel The Satanic Verses, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, then leader of Iran, issued a fatwa calling for his death. ‘Midnight’s Children’ won the Booker Prize in 1981 and was awarded ‘Best Novel of All Winners’ twice. Rushdie’s sixth novel, “The …

Read More »

Salman Rushdie’s ‘fiery and provocative’ humor remains intact, says his son

Salman Rushdie is still in critical condition, but his usual fiery and provocative sense of humor remains intact, his son has said, as the Mumbai-born author battles serious life-changing injuries. Rushdie, 75, was taken off a ventilator Saturday and was able to speak after being stabbed on stage at a …

Read More »

Rushdie and the satanic clerics of Iran

In May 2015, the PEN Literary Gala presented its Courage of Freedom of Expression Award to the murdered cartoonists of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo. Earlier that year, two Islamists gunned down a dozen cartoonists who had had the audacity to satirize the Prophet Muhammad. Among other images, they …

Read More »

Will the student loan repayment break be extended until 2023?

OWhen the coronavirus pandemic spread across the UNITED STATESthe government has decided to install a pause on federal student loan payments and interest. It was when donald trump was still president and the pause on student loan repayments has already been extended six times. Now, however, as the coronavirus pandemic …

Read More »

Khanian and Golduzian nominated for 2024 Hans Christian Andersen Prize

TEHRAN – The Iranian Children’s Book Council has announced author Jamshid Khanian and illustrator Alireza Golduzian as nominees for the 2024 Hans Christian Andersen Prize. Golduzian received the nomination for his personal and diverse opinions in each of his works, and his talent for illustrating and designing a wide variety …

Read More »

Artist Ali-Akbar Sadeqi hangs the results of his madness at the Tehran gallery

TEHRAN — A gallery in Tehran is holding an exhibition of works by veteran artist Ali-Akbar Sadeqi, which the artist considers representative of his mania for art. The ideas for the colorful works of art featured in the exhibition titled “Mad” at the Parallel Circuit Gallery seem to come from …

Read More »

Author Salman Rushdie on fan after stabbing in New York

CHAUTAUQUA, NY (AP) — Salman Rushdie, whose novel “The Satanic Verses” prompted death threats from the Iranian leader in the 1980s, was stabbed in the neck and abdomen on Friday by a man who rushed onto the stage as the author was about to give a talk in western New …

Read More »

Pushing mortgage underwriting further into the digital age

This piece originally appeared in the August 2022 edition of MReport magazine, online now. Homebuyers face major challenges in today’s market: declining housing supply, rising interest rates and pandemic moves are creating strong demand for housing. Other issues plaguing the housing industry include labor shortages, supply chain issues and rising …

Read More »

Publication of Croatian adventurer Ivan Dogic’s book on Iranian children

TEHRAN — Croatian adventurer Ivan Dogic’s illustrated book on Iranian children was recently published in Zagreb, Croatia. Dogic visited Iran in 2016 for the first time. During his second trip to the country, he met Iranian tour guide Fariba Fadai, whom he married, and together they now live in the …

Read More »

Tehran unveils masterpieces of Western art hidden for decades

A visitor views works by German artists Bernd and Hilla Becher during a tour of an exhibition of 19th and 20th century American and European Minimalist and Conceptual masterpieces at the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art in Tehran, Iran , Tuesday, August 2, 2022. Some of the world’s most prized …

Read More »

Iran denies US claims of plan to kill John Bolton

Tehran on Thursday rejected “ridiculous” allegations by US courts that a member of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards plotted the assassination of former White House national security adviser John Bolton. The revelations come after US judges confirmed that a member of the Revolutionary Guards, the Ideological Army of the Republic of Iran, …

Read More »

Iranian OUT OF NOWHERE releases ‘Personal’ music video ‘Dying Sun’

Iranian metalcore band Out Of Nowhere released their song “Dying Sun” after moving to Istanbul, Turkey. Since the premiere of their latest music video, “Blind Crow,” on the Knotfest website, the group has gone through the hardships that every immigrant faces. They captured these difficulties in their latest creative effort, …

Read More »

Bolton was the target of a murder plot in the Iranian American Guard case | app

A member of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps has been accused by the United States of plotting to assassinate former national security adviser John Bolton. Shahram Poursafi’s alleged plan was likely to avenge the January 2020 death of Iranian Qasem Soleimani, commander of the IRGC’s elite Quds Force, according to …

Read More »

Iran’s next revolution is being shaped by MEK resistance units

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn pinterest Reddit E-mail To print The term “resistance unit” may be a newcomer and still far from common in political literature or in the world of global politics. Yet, slowly but surely, it is making its way towards recognition by breaking down the wall of fear and …

Read More »

Azadeh Shladovsky: Visual Consciousness – TLmagazine

Whether it’s beautifully crafted sculptural furniture, concept art, or film, Azadeh Shladovsky challenges our perceptions and thwarts artifice on social issues such as homelessness, the current state of the “American Dream,” as well as the supposed ideas around language and communication. His use of Braille, textured surfaces or unexpected materials …

Read More »

How Amnesty’s Ukraine report harmed the fight for human rights

There is no more cutting commentary than an organization like Amnesty having fallen into the trap of acting like a useful fool. That’s the accusation leveled against the leading human rights organization last week, after it published a report into the conduct of Ukraine’s defense forces in orchestrating the nation’s …

Read More »

Steve Aoki & Timmy Trumpet Revamp Iconic DJ Aligator Club Smash To Unleash Brand New Banger, “The Whistle”

The past few months have seen the long-awaited global resurgence of our beloved festivals from all corners of the globe, and no one is as busy as this dynamic duo. Last weekend, Timmy Trumpet joined Steve Aoki on the main stage of Tomorrowland where they released this mammoth track that …

Read More »

Atomic energy chief warns of risk of ‘nuclear disaster’ at Ukrainian power plant

The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has expressed grave concern over the bombing of Ukraine’s massive Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant, saying it increases the risk of a “nuclear disaster”. Comments by Director-General Rafael Grossi on August 6 came as Kyiv and Moscow blame exchanged for the bombing …

Read More »

Cannes Best Actor winner Shahab Hosseini to star in Mitra Tabrizian’s ‘The Far Mountains’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Shahab Hosseini, winner of the Best Actor award at Cannes in 2016 for his intricate and layered performance in Oscar-winning Asghar Farhadi’s ‘The Salesman’, is attached to star in Mitra Tabrizian’s ‘The Far Mountains’. A coming-of-age tale nuanced with an allegorical undertow, “The Far Mountains” marks Tabrizian’s sequel to his …

Read More »

EOS ENERGY ENTERPRISES, INC. : entering into a material definitive agreement, creating a direct financial obligation or an obligation under an off-balance sheet arrangement of a registrant, disclosure of settlement FD, other events, financial statements and exhibits (Form 8- K)

Section 1.01 Entering into a Material Definitive Agreement. Senior Secured Term Credit Agreement As stated earlier, on July 29, 2022 (the “Closing Date”), Eos Energy Enterprises, Inc.a Delaware company (the “Company”), has entered into a senior secured term credit agreement (the “Credit Agreement”) with ACP Post Oak Credit I LLC, …

Read More »

Nuclear weapons not in Iran’s defense doctrine, AEOI chief says

The head of Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization (AEOI) has stressed the country’s commitment to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), saying there is no room for a nuclear program. nuclear weapons in Iranian defense doctrine or belief. Mohammad Eslami made the remarks in an interview with Iran’s Al Alam TV news …

Read More »

International Photo Exhibition Opens in Wuxi, Jiangsu Province

Visitors pose in front of artworks during the 18th China International Photographic Art Exhibition (CIPAE), which opens in Wuxi, east China’s Jiangsu Province, Aug 3, 2022. Photo : Courtesy of Zhang Shuangshuang The 18th China International Photographic Art Exhibition (CIPAE) kicked off Wednesday in Wuxi, east China’s Jiangsu Province. Nearly …

Read More »

Luke Haines & Peter Buck Present…All The Kids Are Super Bummed Out…Brand New Double Album To Be Released October 28, 2022 – Metal Planet Music

All the kids are super disappointed is the second album/collaboration between Luke Haines (Authors/Baader/Meinhof/Black Box Recorder) and Peter Buck (REM). After a chance encounter in 2019 when Peter bought one of Luke’s paintings online (Lou Reed, £99.00), the pair decided to collaborate on what turned out to be their debut …

Read More »

The Spice of Fund Financing – Fund Management/ REITs

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. William Cowper once wrote that “variety is the very spice of life”. This can ring true in many circumstances, but becomes particularly relevant for alternative asset managers, or AAMs, when evaluating sources of …

Read More »

Niasar’s Chahar-Taq is an example of Sasanian architecture, says tourism official

TEHRAN — A tourism official said Niasar’s Chahar-Taq, which is an ancient square-shaped brick hall topped with a domed roof, is an example of fine architecture during the Sasanian era. “The Chahar-Taq (Chahartaq) of Niasar is a clear example of architectural knowledge and building technology in the Sasanian era, and …

Read More »

BALCHEM CORP: Entering into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creating a Direct Financial Obligation or Obligation Under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant, Financial Statements and Exhibits (Form 8-K)

Item 1.01. Conclusion of a significant definitive agreement. On July 27, 2022 (the “Closing Date”), Balchem ​​Companya Maryland corporation (“Balchem”), has entered into an amended and restated credit agreement (the “Credit Agreement”) between the following parties: • Balchem; • BCP Ingredients, Inc., a Delaware corporation, ABERCO, INC., a Maryland corporation, …

Read More »

Disfigured colorful art installation near Vegas needs cleaning | app

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Stephanie Heiner arrives at the Seven Magic Mountains public art exhibit on the outskirts of Las Vegas and shakes her head in disbelief at the mess. The desert art installation of seven towers of brightly painted rocks up to 35 feet high, and with the mountain …

Read More »

Report: 7 Iraqi tourists killed by floods in northeast Iran | app

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Flash floods triggered by heavy rains killed seven Iraqi tourists in northeastern Iran on Saturday, Iranian state media reported, the latest in the death toll as downpours continue to batter the country. The official IRNA news agency said the tourists were part of a group of …

Read More »

Iran readers club talks about poverty alleviation in China

An online activity of Overseas Chinese Literature Readers Club was held in Iran on July 26, 2022. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn] An online activity of the Overseas Chinese Literature Readers’ Club was held in Iran on Tuesday. The activity invited more than 30 people, including local publishers, translators, cultural figures …

Read More »

Pakistani army chief reportedly seeks US help in securing crucial IMF loan

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s military leader has reportedly asked for US help in securing early disbursement of an International Monetary Fund loan as high energy import prices push the cash-strapped South Asian nation to the brink a payment crisis. General Qamar Javed Bajwa spoke by phone with US Under Secretary of …

Read More »

KMC to name park after Hazrat Salman Farsi on 75th anniversary of Pak-Iran relations

Karachi Administrator Lawyer Murtaza Wahab on Friday approved two Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) resolutions requesting that the park near the Consulate General of the Islamic Republic of Iran be named after Hazrat Salman Farsi, and the Gosha Art Park in Boat Basin, Clifton, after famous musician Sohail Rana. In a …

Read More »

President Joe Biden, Crown Prince MBS and Realpolitik

[Neil Quillam is Associate Fellow, Middle East & North Africa Programme at Chatham House and Alice Gower is Director of Security at Azure Security.] There was great interest and much speculation about the outcome of US President Joe Biden’s July visit to Saudi Arabia. Once he went from “will he, …

Read More »

WATCH NOW: Rebelling Against All Odds: Eastern Music Festival Head Seeker Seeks to Make an Impact Through Music | Local

Asieh Mahyar is fluent in four languages. The first is Persian, also known as Farsi in its country of origin, Iran. The second, Armenian. The third, English. And the last? Mahyar PAIGE DINGLER, NEWS AND RECORDING Last month, Mahyar traveled to North Carolina to study music in Greensboro. Each year, …

Read More »

$3.25M student loan prepayment class action lawsuit settled

(Photo credit: Andrey_Popov/Shutterstock) Overview of the ACS Education Services Class Action: Who: ACS Education Services has reached a $3.25 million settlement agreement with student borrowers. Why: The settlement would put an end to claims that the company failed to provide required certificates to student borrowers after informing them that they …

Read More »

Is INSTC Russia the new economic loophole? | Russo-Ukrainian War

As the world worried about the Russian blockade of Ukrainian grain exports to the Black Sea in late June, Vladimir Putin had another trade route in mind. Addressing leaders of nations that sit on the Caspian Sea, the Russian president spoke of a “truly ambitious project” as the centerpiece of …

Read More »

Khamenei backs stricter application of hijab in Iran

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has expressed support for the country’s enforcement of strict hijab laws. Speaking about the issues of women and the hijab in televised remarks today, Khamenei said: “These issues were also present at the beginning of the Islamic revolution, and lately, using the hijab as …

Read More »

ORIGENCE PROVIDES RECORD NUMBER OF LOANS TO CAISSES FOR A SECOND CONSECUTIVE QUARTER IN 2022

Lenders Using CUDL Auto-Lending Network See 20.8% YoY Growth Irvine, Calif., July 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Origina brand of CU Direct, today announced that it provided a record amount of loans to credit unions through its lending platforms in the second quarter of 2022. Credit unions funded a record …

Read More »

Mehwish Hayat – the leading lady

Imaintenance Known for her starring roles in films like Load Wedding, Actor-in-Law and Punjab Nahi Jaungi, Mehwish Hayat has dominated the big screen ever since. Although she is popularly recognized as a movie actress, Mehwish got her start on the small screen. She gave memorable performances in drama serials like …

Read More »

Literary notes: Baloch lexicography and new dictionary in four languages ​​- Journal

MANSEL Longworth Dames (1850-1922) was a strange type: he learned several oriental languages, like Balochi and Pashto; wrote books on the Baloch race, Baloch history, Baloch language and folklore; took part in the Second Anglo-Afghan War; studied Buddhist art; collected Buddhist relics (although he eventually took these relics to the …

Read More »

New music by Ronela Hajati, Emma Muscat & Blas Cantó and more

Summer is always the quiet time for Eurovision fans as we wait for the national finals to start again. Fortunately, the music will always go on and a number of Eurovision artists are still producing new songs for our enjoyment. Contrary to the commonly perpetuated myth of killer song contest …

Read More »

Financing secured for the Westin Gwinnett Hotel in Duluth, GA

The Westin Gwinnett Hotel in Duluth, Georgia is set to receive a US$74.75 million construction financing loan. The loan will be disbursed by ACRES Capital Corp a direct lender and an SEC-registered investment adviser. The company provides debt capital solutions for the commercial real estate industry on a national platform. …

Read More »

Dubai: the scene of cultural diversity – News

Artists of all ethnicities, cultures and colors are the hallmark of the region’s artistic landscape; they say how welcome they feel here Published: Sun 24 Jul 2022, 00:16 The United Arab Emirates is home to over 200 nationalities, which is just one of the many reasons each of us experiences …

Read More »

Biden Bolsters Middle East Defense Strategy – OpEd – Eurasia Review

Once top secret, a multinational meeting of military leaders in March 2022 served as the basis for discussions that US President Joe Biden had during his visit to the Middle East from July 13-16, 2022. For three months, a clandestine meeting of American, Israeli and Arab military leaders remained secret. …

Read More »

Man accused of using PPP to buy $850,000 home pleads not guilty | New

Williamsport, Pa. — Nicholas Perkins wrote a check in July 2020 that was payable to himself for $420,000 which he then used to buy a home in Alabama, investigators said. The problem with the money, the government says, was that Perkins requested and received it under the Paycheck Protection Program …

Read More »

‘Our culture…rarely celebrates older women’: Silas Howard and Naz Riahi on Madelynn Von Ritz is Almost Famous

Madelynn Von Ritz is almost famous Filmmakers Silas Howard and Naz Riahi focus on an underrated local musician in their short documentary Madelynn Von Ritz is almost famous, which they co-directed. The titular subject, who performs under the modest moniker of Lynn Castle, once had a single painting on the …

Read More »

The exhibition explores the shift from paisley prints from Persian palaces to psychedelic symbolism

Paisley, the teardrop pattern that has decorated everything from Torah scrolls to bandanas, has its moment in “Paisley, a Princely Pattern,” an exhibit at the Museum of Islamic Art in Jerusalem. The design-focused exhibition, open since May, oscillates between past and present as it follows the metamorphosis of cashmere from …

Read More »

Pakistan, Iran can benefit from each other’s experience: minister

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Pakistan, HE Seyyed Mohammad Ali Hosseini met with the Federal Minister of Science and Technology, Agha Hassan Baloch, in Islamabad on Thursday. Senior ministry officials, including science adviser Zain ul Abidin, also attended the meeting. Agha Hassan Baloch welcomed …

Read More »

Iraq against the new anti-Iranian security alliance | IJN

OASHINGTON — When President Joe Biden landed July 13 at Ben Gurion Airport in Israel for his first visit as president and his 10th since 1973, he immediately raised the issue of integrating much of the Middle East in a single security system, to keep Iran at bay. . Iraqi …

Read More »

Effective topical tranexamic acid for epistaxis

Topical tranexamic acid is effective for epistaxis, reducing the need for anterior nasal packing and bleeding levels after 24 hours Use of topical tranexamic acid in an emergency department (ED) for the treatment of epistaxis reduces the need for anterior nasal packing, the rate of stay in the ED greater …

Read More »

The “Cars” Theory Says the Universe Had Its Own Iran Hostage Crisis

Picture via Disney The Cars The franchise features some of Pixar’s most financially successful films and has spawned a mountain of merchandise, toys, and tie-ins. But that’s not all Cars franchise has produced. It’s also created a mountain of fan theories that question why the world is only populated by …

Read More »

North Vancouver could build a memorial for the victims of Flight 752

“When the hard times come, we’re here for each other. We’re here for each other because we all want to belong.” The city of North Vancouver should host a permanent memorial for those killed in the crash of Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752, Mayor Linda Buchanan said. The Council passed …

Read More »

Morning Headlines – Tuesday, July 19, 2022 | Recent News

US and Global Securities Ukraine war: Putin to visit Iran on rare international trip Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Iran on Tuesday, on his second trip abroad since he launched the invasion of Ukraine in February. Mr Putin will meet Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and Turkish President …

Read More »

Defective tiles will be removed from the majestic Imam Mosque

TEHRAN — Earlier this year and after years of restoration, scaffolding was partially dismantled from the dome of the majestic Imam Mosque. However, it revealed rows of faulty tiles, which are now promised to be replaced with flawless tiles. “Defective and problematic tiles that cause irregularities in the surface of …

Read More »

IntelBrief: Presidential trip to the Middle East aims to reassure historic allies

Intelbrief / IntelBrief: Presidential trip to the Middle East aims to reassure historic allies AP Photo/Evan Vucci Bottom line up President Biden’s July 13-16 visit to Israel and Saudi Arabia was intended to reassure key regional allies who are wary of the US commitment to protect them from Iran and …

Read More »

Iranian-American harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani becomes youngest recipient of Wigmore Medal

Mahan Esfahani, a 38-year-old Iranian-American harpsichordist, has become the youngest recipient of the Wigmore Medal. In recognition of his outstanding musical achievement and contribution to Wigmore Hall, Esfahani received the medal last night from Wigmore Hall director John Gilhooly. The presentation followed Esfahani’s performance of JS Bach’s The Art of …

Read More »

An Elegant and Intricate Mosaic – The Shillong Times

By Vikas Datta One of the oldest, most dynamic and yet still thriving literary traditions in the world, its impact spans centuries and continents. If it were only known for its medieval – but still popular – Sufi mystical poets, its national epic that spans mythology to recorded history, or …

Read More »

“Demand for CV financing should hold, expect clients to absorb high interest rates”

Although rising inflation alone does not have a direct impact on demand for passenger or utility vehicles (CVs) or two-wheelers, a moderate slowdown in the pace of economic growth has the potential to keep purchasing demand muted, says Umesh Revankar, vice president and managing director of Shriram Transport Finance Company …

Read More »

Iran hopes to gain UNESCO recognition for Sasanian fortress

TEHRAN — Iran is aiming for UNESCO World Heritage listing for its Qale Falak-ol-Aflak, which is a Sasanian-era (224-651) fortress located in Khorramabad, the capital of Lorestan province . “The UNESCO inscription of the Falak-ol-Aflak fortress of Khorramabad is of great importance because it is a public request on the …

Read More »

A skeptical story — Celts used as mythological political scapegoats – The Irish Times

The Celts: A Skeptical History Author: Simon Jenkins ISBN-13: 978-1788168809 Editor: Profile Books Guide price: £16.99 This is a brazen political polemic whose aim appears to be against further separation of the constituent nations from the UK. While the author argues that “decentralization pays off,” he chose an area as …

Read More »

Reza Ramyar Talks About The Challenges And Obstacles He Overcame To Succeed As A Singer And Musician

Reza Ramyar is a pop and rap musician and singer is one of the young and beautiful Iranian singers who was born on April 11, 1990. Perhaps the best and most popular song of Reza Ramyar can be considered his song ” Khoda Joonam”, which he released in 2018. Reza …

Read More »

On Middle East trip, Biden reassures Israelis about Iran nuclear talks

Video During a four-day trip to Israel and Saudi Arabia, President Biden will focus on securing oil for American gas pumps, slowing Iran’s nuclear program and strengthening relations with Saudi Arabia.CreditCredit…Doug Mills/The New York Times JERUSALEM — President Biden arrived in Israel on Wednesday to open a four-day visit to …

Read More »

A dormant lender shows up after 10 years, the homeowner seeks help from the nonprofit Alliance of Consumer Advocates, and avoids foreclosure with a free loan modification.

COSTA MESA, CA (PRWEB) July 13, 2022 Mr. Agustin Barrera’s original lender went bankrupt in 2010. Another lender came forward after ten years in 2020, demanding an overdue amount of $168,096.08 and putting his property into foreclosure. Mr. Agustin contacted the nonprofit Alliance of Consumer Advocates; …

Read More »

ARTNYC gallery presents a new exhibition: The Touch of Natural Energy

NEW YORK – July 13, 2022 – (Newswire.com) ARTNYC Gallery will present a new exhibition, showing paintings by Iranian artist Azita Sadeghi, with insight into modern Iranian art, inspired by modern artist Sohrab Sepehri, in collaboration with artist Song E Yoon, an artist Korean that focuses on contemporary art. The …

Read More »

Biden wants an air defense “alliance” in the Middle East. But it’s far.

Still, Biden is expected to discuss the effort when he meets with officials in Israel and Saudi Arabia this week. The United States is in talks with countries in the region on “truly more cooperative air defense” in the face of the growing threat from Iran, National Security Council spokesman …

Read More »

Binance Iran Crypto Trading Us Sanctions Ban

Binance, the world’s largest crypto exchange by daily trading volumes, continued to allow trading by Iran-based clients despite US sanctions as well as a self-announced ban by the company on trading in the region. Seven traders told Reuters that despite the sanction and ban, Binance continued to process transactions as …

Read More »

Lebanon celebrates the modest return of music festivals

Lebanese music festivals made a modest comeback with a performance at the Roman ruins of Baalbek this weekend, marking the country’s first-ever show after the financial crisis. Under the title “Baalbek Nights Return”, conductor Lubnan Baalbaki – whose first name means “Lebanon” and whose last name means “from Baalbek” – …

Read More »

Houthi ‘gang’ loots Sanaa radio station in defiance of court order

LONDON: Marrakech has been ranked seventh in a new list of the world’s 53 best cities, compiled by British events magazine Time Out. Dubai (40), Abu Dhabi (45) and Doha (53) are the other Arab cities that have received praise for their offerings in nightlife, quality of life and practical …

Read More »

In the Middle East, Biden struggles to change policy after Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden has taken office with the goal of reshaping U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East, with an emphasis on promoting democracy and human rights. In fact, he has struggled on multiple fronts to meaningfully separate his approach from that of former President Donald Trump. Biden’s …

Read More »

Iranian Social Drama ‘Summer With Hope’ Wins Top Karlovy Prize – Deadline

Iranian feature film by Sadaf Foroughi been with hope scooped the Grand Prize in the main Crystal Globe competition at the 56th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, July 1-9. The social drama revolves around a young swimming champion whose close bond with his coach draws disapproval from those around him. …

Read More »

What to know about student loan fees

Even after calculating your capital and interest charges, you may still have to pay additional fees on your student loans. Some student loans charge application or origination fees, and fees such as late fees or returned check fees can quickly become expensive. However, there are ways to avoid most student …

Read More »

Iranian filmmakers Mohammad Rasoulof and Mostafa Al-Ahmad arrested

His producing partners say he and his colleague Mostafa Al-Ahmad have been “moved to an unknown location”. Mohammad Rasoulof, the Golden Bear-winning director of “There Is No Evil” and outspoken critic of Iran’s authoritarian government, was arrested on Friday alongside filmmaker Mostafa Al-Ahmad. Since returning to Iran in 2017, Rasoulof …

Read More »

The Kronos Quartet Return to Rancho Nicasio for a Lawn BBQ This Month

The San Francisco-based Kronos Quartet will return to Rancho Nicasio for BBQ on the Lawn on July 24 at 4 p.m. Located in the town square of Nicasio, Rancho Nicasio was established in 1941 and has retained its rural atmosphere and quiet beauty. Performing as part of the historic truck …

Read More »