Posts Tagged ‘tribute’

Washington High School Ban Students’ 9/11 Tribute Fearing It Could Be ‘Racially Insensitive’

Students were banned from wearing red, white and blue to a high school football game on Friday evening in honor of 9/11 victims. The students from from Eastlake High School in Sammamish, Washington were told the reason why they could not wear patriotic-themed colors was because some might find it “racially insensitive”. School officials said […]

France says goodbye to iconic New Wave actor Jean-Paul Belmondo in national tribute

French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday paid a national tribute to movie giant Jean-Paul Belmondo, who died on Monday at the age of 88. The ceremony was hosted at the Hotel des Invalides, which had been turned into an open-air cinema. A thousand people accompanied the actor’s family and his grandchildren in their grief. Against […]

Tribute To KVSN Prasad Rao On His Birth Centenary

Earlier this year on 10th February the civil liberties movement or democratic rights movement commemorated the birth centenary of Comrade KVSN Prasad Rao,,who at the time of his death was the president of the Organization for Protection for Democratic Rights(OPDR).He perished due to accidental injuries on 10th October ,1986.His contribution will shimmer forever in the […]

France’s Arc de Triomphe to be covered in fabric for Bulgarian artist tribute

France’s Arc de Triomphe will be temporarily wrapped in 25,000 square metres of recyclable bluish-silver fabric and 3,000 metres of red rope in tribute to Bulgarian artist Christo. The artist had been working on the project for decades, dreaming to create ‘The Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped’. The Bulgarian artist’s family say it’s a fitting tribute […]

Tribute To Yashpal Sharma

Tragically former test cricketer Yashpal Sharma expired on Tuesday morning, suffering from a cardiac arrest. The cricket world mourns the death of this great servant to Indian cricket. He emboldened the spirit of the game at it’s utmost depth, with great reserves of courage and concentration. He may not have been the most talented, but […]

The Musical Legacy of Michael Jackson, the Undisputed King of Pop Music: A Tribute for ‘World Music Day’

After a decade of his untimely demise, Michael Jackson remains the legendary artist, the undisputed king of pop that the world remembers fondly. A tribute, following the World Music Day. Photo by MrsMAryLo ‘Dusk in your skin, Flesh, blood and poetry in your dance, Deep cry, frantic rhymes in your songs, A river born in […]

Tribute To Nimmala Krishna Murthy On His 25th Death Anniversary

Today we commemorate the 25th death anniversary of Comrade Nimmala Krishna Murthy who till his last breath was a crusader for the massline and liberation of the Adivasis..Inspite of baring all the adversities or twists and turns with the courage of a soldier and skill of an architect he carved out his course of struggle. […]

Today in EURO 2020: Denmark and Belgium to pay tribute to Eriksen as they meet

What is happening at EURO 2020 on Thursday? What are today’s key EURO 2020 talking points? Denmark returns to the pitch for the first time since midfielder Christian Eriksen suffered a heart attack in their opening match against Finland. The Danish side, which lost 1-0 in their first game, have said they will “play for […]

Barbora Krejcikova pays tribute to late coach Jana Novotna upon French Open triumph

Thinking of her late coach the whole time, Barbora Krejcikova went from unseeded player to Grand Slam champion at a French Open full of surprises. Krejcikova beat 31st-seeded Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-1, 2-6, 6-4 in the final at Roland Garros on Saturday to win the title in just her fifth major tournament as a singles player. […]

Sail to Freedom Event Pays Spectacular Tribute to Greek Bicentennial

Sail To Freedom in New York Harbor, June 7, 2021. Credit: greece2021.nyc The Sail to Freedom event, held on Sunday, June 7, was a gala celebration of the Greek bicentennial, the diaspora and the contributions Americans made to the Greek cause. New York City’s salute to Greece, two hundred years after its War of Independence […]

Tribute to Dennis Lillee on 50th anniversary of debut who was the ultimate epitome of fast bowling

In January earlier this year we celebrated the 50th anniversary of the debut of the legendary Dennis Lillee in 1971, paying against England at home.. In my time no cricketer took determination or never say die spirit to such a crescendo as fast bowler Dennis Lillee.Nor was anyone as much an epitome of perfection in […]

Tribute to the contribution of Comrade Darshan Singh Khatkar on turning 75  

Just a few days ago legendary Naxalite leader and C.P.I.(M.L) New Democracy Punjab state secretary Comrade Darshan Singh Khatkar turned 75.I don’t have an adjective to do justice to both his personal qualities and contribution towards the Communist Movement. Without a doubt one of the greatest ever comrades to have joined the contingent of the […]

Tribute to Judith and Eliott Cohen, pillars of Atlanta’s Jewish community

 I was heartbroken recently to learn of the death of my friends Judith and Elliott Cohen, long-time pillars of Atlanta’s Jewish community. I went to send Elliott birthday wishes when I learned that they had died from COVID in July. While we had reconnected, been in touch, and even visited over the years, it would […]

Medieval Mural on Yorkshire Church Wall Pays Tribute to St. George

St. George’s Day, April 23 in England, is observed in remembrance of the nation’s patron saint, who chose death over dishonor by refusing to bow down or stay silent in the face of the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s persecution of Christians and the Christian faith in the late 3 rd century AD. The heroic integrity of […]

Here’s How Meghan Markle Paid Tribute To Prince Philip From California

Meghan Markle honored Prince Philip in her own way on Saturday, as the Duchess of Sussex was not cleared to attend the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral at Windsor Castle. The duchess, who is far along in her pregnancy, was unable to travel to the U.K. on the advice of her physician. Though she couldn’t be […]

Princess Eugenie Shares Loving Tribute, Photos After Prince Philip’s Death

Princess Eugenie posted a loving tribute to her “Dearest Grandpa,” Prince Philip, who died on Friday at the age of 99.  The 31-year-old daughter of Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew shared sweet memories of her grandfather on Instagram, alongside two photos of them together and with her sister, Princess Beatrice. “I remember learning how to […]

Britain’s Chief Rabbi Pays Tribute to Prince Philip: ‘I Could See His Deep Interest in Jews and a Particular Connection to the Holocaust’

Britain’s Prince Philip waves to members of the media as he leaves the King Edward VII Hospital in London, June 9, 2012. Photo: REUTERS/Paul Hackett. Britain’s chief rabbi paid tribute to the late Prince Philip on Sunday, recounting how the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, who died on April 9, once showed him a Torah […]

Meghan Markle And Prince Harry Pay Tribute To Prince Philip: ‘You Will Be Greatly Missed’

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle honored Prince Philip on their foundation’s website Friday, hours after the news broke that Harry’s grandfather had died at 99. “Thank you for your service,” read a statement on the Archewell Foundation’s site. “You will be greatly missed.”   Archewell It is likely that Prince Harry will return to the U.K. for […]

The hellish future of post-Covid travel & a special tribute at the end of this show

POLITICO Illustration/Getty Images Five cities, four countries and 15 days locked down in Australia: Global Translations author Ryan Heath talks to Playbook’s Tara Palmeri about his 68-hour travel journey to get Down Under. He peers inside the hellish future of global travel and explains why it might be more expensive for travelers. Plus, a surprise […]

March of the Living pays tribute to medical heroes of the Holocaust

March 31, 2021, Tel Aviv – On April 7th, the eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day in the Jewish calendar, International March of the Living, together with the Maimonides Institute for Ethics and the Holocaust, the Miller Center at Rutgers University, the USC Shoah Foundation and Teva Pharmaceuticals, will hold a special symposium on “Medicine and Morality: […]

ACH (1484) Art From Philly & Joe Church – Rick Adams: A Tribute To Our Friend

EURO FOLK RADIO ACH (1484) Art From Philly & Joe Church – Rick Adams: A Tribute To Our Friend Play Episode Pause Episode Mute/Unmute Episode Rewind 10 Seconds 1x Fast Forward 30 seconds Subscribe Share In today’s show originally broadcast on March 31 2021, Andy is joined by Art From Philly and Joe Church for […]

Prof. Idit Matot pays tribute to her mother, a doctor and a Holocaust survivor

  My mother is not a Holocaust survivor; she is a Holocaust graduate. She was not rescued. My mother was born in a small village in Poland in 1925. Her parents, Yitzhak and Sabina Munis, were the only academics in the village. She dreamed of becoming a doctor and also started her studies. In 1941, […]

Tribute to the  genius of late actor Sanjeev Kumar which still sparkles 35 years after his death 

Few actors ever took versatility or acting craft to such a crescendo as actor Sanjeev Kumar. He may have left us early at the young age of 47 but the stamp he left marks it’s print today and will possibly remain forever in the annals of Bollywood history.Sanjeev was simply Bollywood’s ultimate chamelion.Sanjeev Kumar traversed […]

Jewish Agency pays tribute to Argentina community leader Eduardo Elsztain

Hundreds of global Jewish leaders attending The Jewish Agency for Israel’s virtual Board of Governors joined the organization’s Chairman of the Executive Isaac Herzog and Chairman of the Board Michael Siegal in paying tribute to Argentinian businessman Eduardo Elsztain, a leader of the Jewish community. Elsztain was lauded for his key role in strengthening ties […]

Netherlands Pays Tribute to ‘February Strike’ on 80th Anniversary of Mass Solidarity Action with Jews Facing Nazi Persecution

Jewish Cultural Quarter, Amsterdam. Photo: Holland Tourism Ministry. The Netherlands on Thursday marked the 80th anniversary of the “February Strike” in Amsterdam and other Dutch cities and towns against the round-up of Jews by the occupying Nazis. Tens of thousands of Dutch citizens participated in a general strike that began on Feb. 25, 1941 after […]

Watch: Mark Levin Pays Tribute to ‘Dear Friend’ Rush Limbaugh — ‘He Was the Salt of the Earth’

Sunday on his Fox News Channel show “Life, Liberty & Levin,” Mark Levin honored the life and legacy of conservative radio icon Rush Limbaugh, who passed away Wednesday at 70 after a bout with lung cancer. “Tonight’s program is dedicated to Rush Limbaugh,” Limbaugh opened his show. “A friend to so many of us, a mentor […]

History Writing to the Rescue against Sectarian Nationalism – A Tribute to Prof D.N. Jha

India currently is in the grip of ‘constructed Hate’. This in turn has led to violence against vulnerable sections of society, particularly religious minorities and dalits. As such one understands that love is a natural phenomenon and Hatred is generally a phenomenon constructed around misconceptions about the targeted sections of society. These targeted sections of […]

Tribute to Tarimela Nagi Reddy on 104th birthday today

Today on February 11th the Indian Communist movement celebrates the 104th birth anniversary of legendary Comrade Tarimela Nagi Reddy.Without doubt he was one of the most outstanding personalities ever in the history of the Communist movement and arguably contributed more as an architect of the massline than any Indian revolutionary. Imbibing his teachings are important […]

Tribute to Gundappa Vishwanth on 40th anniversary of his Melbourne Classic 

Today on February  7thH we commemorate the 40th anniversary of Gundappa Vishwanath’s epic  114 at Melbourne in 1981. This knock virtually took India out of the doldrums or despair to effect one of cricket’s great turnarounds to win a test and draw a rubber on Australian soil for the first time. The memories of his […]

Fajr film festival to pay tribute to Parviz Purhosseini, Changiz Jalilvand

TEHRAN – The organizers of the 39th Fajr Film Festival plan to commemorate Parviz Purhosseini and Changiz Jalilvand, two cinematic figures who recently died of COVID-19. The commemoration will take place at the closing ceremony. Stage and screen actor Purhosseini’s credits include acting in “Bashu, Little Stranger,” by Bahram Beizai, “Kamalolmolk” by Ali Hatami, “Angelica […]

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