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Wayang Kulit or Shadow Play is a traditional malay shadow puppet theatre. The play is conducted by a puppet master or Tok Dalang, who manipulates the puppets, narrates the story with a minimum of some 40 voices, chants whilst leading a musical ensemble.
4 hrs ago | Washington Times
It's so hard to find a job that students and graduates will do anything, almost.
8 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle
Harris County Judge Ed Emmett announces that the proposition to restore the Astrodome was voted down during an election watch party at Reliant Center Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, in Houston.
9 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle
A Harris County judge signed the final judgment granting 20 residents who filed a lawsuit against the Ashby high-rise between roughly $20,000 and $102,000 for loss of market value to their properties.
12 hrs ago | EurekAlert!
Do people make a rational choice to be liberal or conservative? Do their mothers raise them that way? Is it a matter of genetics? Two political scientists from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a colleague from Rice University say that neither conscious decision-making nor parental upbringing fully explain why some people lean left while ... (more)
While historical barriers that excluded Black America from the homeowner market for decades have crumbled, there are signs that emerging types of racial inequality are making homeownership an increasingly risky investment for African-American home seekers.
Rice University in Houston ranked No. 32 on Forbes' seventh-annual "Top Colleges" list and No.
Dr. Andre Perry is the founding dean of urban education at Davenport University in Grand Rapids, Mich.
In its criteria, Forbes likened colleges to wines -- those that have aged the longest tend to cost the most, but have the highest rankings.
The collaborative, the largest and most expensive building Rice has ever constructed, could also stand as a monument to the university's growth and changes over the last decade, under the leadership of President David Leebron.
Recent College of Engineering and Applied Science faculty hires Eric and Kristin Yvonne Rozier will finally live in the same city after 11 years apart due to differing job locations throughout their 13-year marriage.
For over forty years, the Chinese American Citizens Alliance Houston Lodge has made the Houston Miss Chinatown Pageant an integral event in the Houston community.
The United Kalavrtva has been anchored roughly 57 miles from the Galveston coast, waiting to offload the crude oil in Texas.
Former U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales received a standing ovation after giving a flag waving talk to the Murfreesboro Rotary Club on Tuesday .
Like all good managers, Bill Fort, VP of Business Development for First Alliance Home Mortgage, knows that great communication is a key tenet of successful leadership.
Tough, ultralight foam of atom-thick sheets can be made to any size and shape through a chemical process invented at Rice University.
The organizer of a yearly conference for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender students pursuing MBAs is in a huff because entirely too many straight students are attending the event, which includes a recruitment fair.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 08:50 pm
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