General News Archive - April 06, 2008


International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge said Saturday the committee has no regrets about its selection of Beijing to host this year’s Olympic games.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.