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December 27, 2014 2:56 PM Ho Rotary Club Defuses Low Xmas Euphoria In Volta

The Christmas holidays is almost over with about a few days to the New Year, but the euphoria that characterizes the season is virtually dead in the Volta region, particularly Ho, the regional capital. The usual traffic that takes over the town and sales that goes on has fallen drastically as compared to last year which was also considered a dry Christmas 26

December 27, 2014 12:21 PM Likpe launches paragliding with a beautiful take off

Kotini Resort, a tourism facility at Likpe, in the Hohoe Municipality, has started a paragliding event to make the Municipal area a ‘one-stop’ tourism destination. The Municipal area is home to the Wli Water Falls- said to be the tallest in Ghana-, high mountains, creeks, caves and forest products. The Likpe-Todome Christmas Paragliding Festival brings 7

December 27, 2014 8:07 AM Se Wo Do Me A Bra Single From Jay Ghartey And Flowking Stone

Multiple award winning singer, song writer and producer, Jay Ghartey, has finally released “Se Wo Do Me A Bra” featuring Flowking Stone of Bradez fame. This ballad features a distinctive blend of African pop and RnB genres. Jay Ghartey has revealed that, the music video for his new single is 90% complete thus fans should expect something special. Expressing 10

December 27, 2014 3:55 AM Jay Ghartey: Singer Surprises Fans On X'mas With A New Single Featuring Flowking Stone

Jay GharteySinger Surprises Fans On X'mas With A New Single Featuring Flowking Stone Multiple award winning singer, song writer and producer, Jay Ghartey, has finally released “Se Wo Do Me A Bra” featuring Flowking Stone of Bradez fame. This ballad features a distinctive blend of African pop and RnB genres. Jay Ghartey has revealed that, the music video 6

December 26, 2014 6:18 PM Radio Ukraine International

Filmmaker Sentsov to remain in custody in Russia till April 11 - court The Lefortovo District of Moscow has extended the custody period for the Ukrainian film director Oleh Sentsov, charged with plotting terror attacks in Crimea, until April 11, 2015. The investigators' request has been granted, a court spokesperson told Interfax on Friday. Earlier the district 37

December 26, 2014 2:23 PM A brief history Of Boxing Day

If you're looking for something that explains the origins of Boxing Day, well, you're not going to find it here. The day-after-Christmas holiday is celebrated by most countries in the Commonwealth, but in a what-were-we-doing-again? Bout of amnesia, none of them are really sure what they're celebrating, when it started or why. The best clue to Boxing 31

December 26, 2014 9:42 AM Allow Diwali school holiday-Hindus urge US states

Hindus have welcomed reports of New York Governor’s signing the bill allowing school holiday on Diwali, most popular of their festival. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, describing it as a step in the right direction, urged other 49 US states also to do the same. Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism 4

December 26, 2014 3:54 AM Christmas, Christians and December 25

How did we end up celebrating a wintry Christmas? The Bible does not directly explain why Christmas takes place in the winter. Was the Dec. 25 date really just a way to convert pagans? An examination of the longstanding dispute about when and how to celebrate Jesus’ birth need our attention. There was a time when some scholars were of the opinion that the holiday 23

December 26, 2014 12:36 AM Meghalaya prays for Assam terror victims

Shillong: Special prayer sessions were held in several churches of Meghalaya on Christmas for the departed souls and victims in Assam violence. "People prayed during the morning service for those killed in the Assam mayhem," pastor of a local church said. Ramakrishna Mission in Shillong, celebrated Christmas in a 'Hindu style' by chanting Vedic 'shlokas' 45

December 25, 2014 7:36 PM Churches in Tamale remember the birth of Christ

Most churches in the Tamale Metropolis on Wednesday night held various worship programmes, including festival of nine lessons and carols, to herald the birth of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. At the Kingdom Temple of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC) in Tamale, there were song ministrations interlaced with Bible readings,during which the faithful 24