Latest Silva Stories

2013-04-14 23:02:10

Concepts in the first edition are expanded in the second edition´s appendix. (PRWEB) April 15, 2013 This unique work courageously confronts that eternal, dangerous question to ask and attempts to answer: “Is there conscious Evil? If so, what is its origin? What is its cause? And what is the dark night of the soul´s relationship to it? This book is a classic in its field, and Xlibris, in cooperation with Borderline Press, is pleased to present it in paperback, hardback and...

2010-06-04 06:30:00

BRASILIA, Brazil, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The importance of living a fulfilling life is a theme that has launched many talk shows, best-selling books and fitness regiments. While navigating all this information may seem daunting, author Herbert Santos Silva makes it simple in his new book, "A Walk in the Garden of Wisdom: Intuitive Reflections" (published by AuthorHouse). "A Walk in the Garden of Wisdom: Intuitive Reflections" is a collection of Silva's reflections on wisdom, values and...

2009-06-29 14:36:00

Veteran Media Technology Exec Will Handle IPTV Markets in USA and Overseas Sales in Asia-Pacific Region SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Telairity today announced the appointment of Ben Silva, an IP video industry veteran and award-winning entertainment and media industries executive, to the position of vice president of sales for communications, media and entertainment. The appointment was announced by Howard Sachs, Telairity president and CEO, and is effective immediately....

2008-09-21 21:00:13

KUALA LUMPUR: A Nigerian man and his Malaysian wife are facing up to 20 years' jail for allegedly robbing two TV3 cameramen on Monday. At the Sessions Court yesterday, restaurant owners, Adeyemi Rasaq Tunde, 40, and his wife Elizabeth Sumana De Silva, 42, claimed trial to robbing Fauzi Muin, 31, of a Panasonic DVX 102B video camera belonging to TV3 Sdn Bhd at Jalan Menara Gading 1, Taman Connaught, Cheras at 1.10am on Sept 15. The couple are alleged to have committed the offence along...

2008-09-04 15:00:22

By Oline H. Cogdill "Moscow Rules," by Daniel Silva; read by Phil Gigante; Brilliance Audio; abridged, 10 hours; 9 CDs; $36.95 Daniel Silva's espionage thrillers have plenty of high-concept plot twists such as terrorists, bombings, national security and the world in chaos. But one of the real reasons that Silva's novels have found a resonance with readers - and a secure place on best-sellers lists - is the author's ability to put a human face on these big-picture themes. This is...

2008-08-01 18:00:02

THE boyfriend of a British teenager found dismembered in a suitcase has confessed to killing her before photographing her remains on his mobile phone, Brazilian detectives said last night. Mohamed D'Ali Carvalho Santos, 20, was charged with murder after the body parts of 17-year-old Cara Burke, from London, were found in the city of Goiania on Monday. State police inspector Jorge Moreira da Silva said Santos killed Miss Burke after she threatened to tell his parents he was a drug dealer...

2008-06-23 17:15:00

Video game maker James Silva, a former restaurant dishwasher who lives in Utica, N.Y., is among a growing number of independents working to distribute their video games to Internet-connected consoles.  As a kid, Silva felt destined to be a video game designer, drawing pictures of new levels for games such as Nintendo's "Mario" and "Zelda", and thinking up new ideas for future games.  But until recently, realizing his dream had been a challenge. In recent years the industry had...

2008-06-14 03:00:17

By Rocha, Jan BRAZIL A flamboyant left-wing ecologist, Carlos Mine, has replaced Marina Silva as Brazil's environment minister. "Shake in your shoes, polluters!" said Mine, announcing the creation of a National Forest Guard to enforce environmental laws, indicating a style very different from that of the dogged but discreet Silva. But it is unlikely that Mine will be any more successful than his predecessor, an iconic figure whose resignation came after five years of fighting a losing...

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