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2010-12-10 08:15:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ardent Mines Limited ("Ardent" - OTC Bulletin Board: ADNT) is honored to announce the appointment of Mr. James Ladner and Mr. Luciano De Freitas Borges to the Board of Directors of the Company. Mr. Borges spent over 28 years working in Brazil's mining industry, in both government and the private sector. His positions have included serving as the National Secretary of Mines and Metallurgy in Brazil's Ministry of Mines and Energy from...

2008-10-03 09:00:09

By Deseret News editorial Alfred Nobel -- father of the Nobel Prize in literature -- invented dynamite. And this past week, the top member of the jury in that competition lit a few fuses and set off some charges. Horace Engdahl said American writers are "too sensitive to trends in their own mass culture" and that drags down the quality of their writing. He added that the "ignorance" of American writers is "restraining." Needless to say, American writers and academics responded with...

2008-06-18 21:00:15

By Wade Coggeshall, Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, Ind. Jun. 18--DANVILLE -- Her music is imbued with the lilting wail and hardened pathos of country music. It just so happens it's delivered with spiked-hair and safety-pin-in-the-nose glee. And Sarah Borges wouldn't have it any other way. "It's not a conscious effort. It just comes out that way," she said of the raucous roots sound she's developed with her band the Broken Singles. "I write some songs and we give them the treatment...

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