Feminine power reigned at Tony’s 2013 with Lauper, Paulus and MacKinnon win


Kathryn Bigelow became the first woman to win the Academy Award for direction for her movie based on Iraq war drama, “The Hurt Locker”, in 2009. However this year’s Tony Awards took it further by handing out its best directing awards to two women namely Pam MacKinnon for Edward Albee’s play “Who’s Afraid of VirginiaContinue reading “Feminine power reigned at Tony’s 2013 with Lauper, Paulus and MacKinnon win”

Air strikes by Israel in Gaza kills BBC Arabic journalist’s son among others


11 year old Son of BBC Arabic Journalist of Jihad Misharawi was killed after shrapnel hit their family home in Gaza. Three people in all have died as a result of recent incidents of violence between Israel and Gaza militants. The place where these people were present was a four story building in Kiryat MalachiContinue reading “Air strikes by Israel in Gaza kills BBC Arabic journalist’s son among others”

Yaara / My Friend (Extended)


Yaara: Yaaron ki gali mein hi rahoon ghum main, taki rahoon unki parchaeyon se ghira yun hi sadaa, Bhulaye na bhule woh surkh pal jo bitaye saath humnein, Karun mein aaj bhi un dino ko aaj se milane ki kosish, Par na paida ho woh rang jo dekhe maine sang tere yaara, Karun sajda DekhneContinue reading “Yaara / My Friend (Extended)”

Words : Meaning and Usage of the word “Aggiornamento”


Since, I have a keen interest in the English language; I prefer to share the new words, phrases and jargon with followers of Global Annal. Today’s word is: Aggiornamento Wikipedia defines the words as synonym to “A bringing up to date”. It says on the origin of the word explaining it as “key words used during theContinue reading “Words : Meaning and Usage of the word “Aggiornamento””