His lines are thickly braided and they make their way into his tunes: Lasha, Chant, Saxophone Shop, which were among the numbers he played with his Saxophone Choir during Thursday late set at the Blue Note. The performance was joyful, bluesy and often chaotic, verging on an open rehearsal, with Pope exhorting the seven other […]

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Udham Singh, the assassin of Sir Michael O’Dwyer or, in Indian historiography at least, the avenger of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre overnight became a much talked about figure in India. O’Dwyer had been well known as the iron man of the Punjab, a province which the British believed was characterized at once by an honest […]

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When choosing amongst various choices of sunglasses, the one important factor you have to consider is the quality of the frame. A frame of high quality will definitely last longer than a more common type of frame, so you have to be really keen at observing frame qualities. While extremely popular designer sunglasses each have […]

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It’s tempting, what with all the tobacco coloured winter coats inthe shops, tolay summer to rest. But letme assure you IT IS STILL SUMMER, no matter what the retailers insist. And although I’m as excited as you must be about the Victoriana, velvet and mawkish colours of autumn/winter’s “soft goth” look, I am not wishing […]

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