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On July 28, a team of rowers will board a traditional Basque boat and set off on a 400-kilometre journey to the French island for Ternua 2017.
Hamilton College Academic Year in Spain (HCAYS) students recently visited the autonomous community of the Basque Country, known as Euskadi in Basque, and situated in the northeastern part of Spain. Twenty-seven percent of the population speaks ...
If you think of flamenco dancers, whitewashed towns under a blazing sun, and Moorish landmarks when you imagine Spain, the Basque Country, tucked into the corner where the Pyrenees reach the sea, and France and Spain meet along the Bay of Biscay, ...
To do this, the researchers recorded on video two babies born into Basque-speaking families from nine months to 13 months. The recordings were made in their homes in the company of their parents.
The author is Irati de Pablo and it is entitled 'Keinuen Eta bokalizazioaren arteko harremanak bizitzaren lehen urtean: ebidentziak euskara hizkuntzatik' (Interrelations between gestures and vocalizations during the first year of life: evidence from ...
BELFAST, Northern Ireland - The annual Routes Europe air service development forum was officially handed over to the Basque city of Bilbao on 25 April at a ceremony in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Routes Europe brings together airlines, airports, tourism ...
The Friends of the Newport ship (FONS) have held discussions with a Basque heritage group - Albaola - over the possibility of creating a working replica to be ready to return to the water within 10 years.
A working replica of a 15th Century ship discovered in Newport could sail on the River Usk within a decade, according to those restoring it.
Unlike his New York debut Amada, a branch of one of his Philadelphia restaurants, it's a new concept and will focus on Basque cuisine. More specifically, Garces and his chef de cuisine Michael Han, who worked at Bouley and A Voce, will put the ...
The fear of proselytism for the Basque children loomed large. For the Cross, the very idea of Catholic children receiving respite in Britain was abhorrent.
The only Irishman known to have fought with the Basque army during the Spanish civil war was remembered at an event in Dublin this weekend marking the 80th anniversary of the destruction of Gernika.
Last year saw over 4,000 indirect passengers travelling between Cologne Bonn and Basque Country via an intermediate airport, so Ryanair's new service to Vitoria means travellers will no longer need to transfer flights to explore Northern Spain.
The Basque country, from the 1960's until 2011 was under a constant threat of terrorist attacks by the Euskadi Ta Askatasuna (ETA), a separatist nationalist left wing paramilitary group.
Boise, Idaho (KBOI) - The Basque Museum & cultural Center is opening a new exhibit on April 26. "Gernika Gogoratuz - Remembering Gernika" will commemorate the 80th anniversary of the bombing of Gernika, a horrific event that arguably led to the ...
Chef candidates for the award must be nominated by a gastronomic professional, or institution, via the Basque Culinary World Prize website .
A graduate student from Labrador City has won a $2,000 scholarship to further his work composing an opera about Red Bay and the Basque whalers of the 16th Century. Aiden Hartery has a bachelor of music degree from Memorial University and a master's ...
IN THE MIDST of the ceremonies last week to complete the process of putting the weapons and explosives of Eta beyond use, the figure of former Methodist Minister Harold Good was centre stage.
The president of the Basque Nationalist Party [PNV] cited Spain's co-sovereignty proposal for Gibraltar as a model for a bilateral relationship between Madrid and the Basque country. Speaking at a party rally in Bilbao marking Basque 'homeland day' on ...
Madrid - Basque separatist group ETA says it has not abandoned its goal of an independent Basque state along the French-Spanish border despite giving up its arms.
Piperade in San Francisco has announced that they will be hosting their next Basque Hotel Dinner on Wednesday, April 26 with a 6:30 p.m.
Madrid - Basque separatist group ETA says it has not abandoned its goal of an independent Basque state along the French-Spanish border despite giving up its arms.
It was thus notable, and welcome, that last weekend a militant Basque group quietly ended a decades-long reign of terror. On Saturday, in Bayonne, France, the group Eta, whose assassinations and bombings killed more than 800 people between 1968 and ...
T he Basque separatist organisation Eta staged its disarmament on April 8 in front of a crowd of supporters in the French city of Bayonne, putting an end to the longest-running conflict in Europe since World War Two.
HOPE - A traditional Basque dinner is being hosted by the Memorial Community Center in Hope later this month. The dinner is planned for Friday, April 21, with a happy hour at 5:30 p.m.
Geroa Pentsioak EPSV, the multi-sector pension fund for workers in Gipuzkoa, a province in Spain's Basque Country, returned 5.76% in 2016.
Following are dates in the history of the Basque separatist group ETA, which said it would hand over all its remaining weapons on Saturday.
The armed Basque separatist group ETA has formally given the French authorities a list of location of its weapons, ammunition and explosives.
Paris - The Basque separatist group ETA on Saturday gave French authorities a list of eight caches where police found weapons, ammunition and explosives - a crucial move toward disarmament and a definitive end to its decades-long violent struggle to ...
"The only real guarantee to succeed are the thousands of people gathering tomorrow in Bayonne supporting the disarmament," the group adds, referring to the southwestern French town where thousands of pro-Basque independence supporters are ...
(Front R) Basque trade union leader Ainhoa Etxaide (ELA) talks to Rafaela Romero (PSE), alongside (L-R) Laura Perez (Podemos), Arnaldo Otegi (Sortu), Txiki Munoz (ELA), Nagua Alba (Podemos), Andoni Ortuzar (PSE) and Koldo Martinez (Geroa Bai) ...
Michael Matthews (Team Sunweb) won the opening stage of the 2017 Tour of the Basque Country in Spain, and earned the early race lead after taking the bunch sprint.
Can a Group of Eight Poets using one of the oldest languages of the world gather thousands of people for listening to poetry for a whole day?
Survivors include his son Frank Basque, Jr. of Warrensburg; two step-sons, Ronald McDonald of Warrensburg, Timothy Archambault of Tupper Lake; two daughters, Victoria Palmer of Chestertown and Debbie Lind of Virginia Beach, Virginia, one brother Leo ...
With its unique mix of steep terrain, endless climbs, narrow roads, and sometimes terrible weather, many consider the Basque Country tour to be the hardest stage race beyond the grand tours. And the presence of the rowdy, passionate Basque fans makes ...
From nouvelle cuisine to traditional Basque recipes, Elena and Juan Mari Arzak offer us a perspective on their careers, their teachings and their approach to local produce.
Orality has been the main means of transmission for the Basque language until recently and Bertsolaritza, a sung and improvised poem creation, is the most stunning Basque cultural activity. Bertsolariak, improvisational Poets, sing at gatherings ...
Manama, Mar. 30 (BNA): The 57th edition of the Tour of the Basque Country, Itzulia, will take place from 3rd to 8th April. The race will link four Basque capitals Pamplona, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Donostia-San Sebastian and Bilbao, along with Eibar, as start ...
While the Classics may be in full swing in the northern reaches of Europe, the stage racing continues with the WorldTour Tour of the Basque Country next week, starting with stage one on Monday April 3. >>> Tour of the Basque Country 2017 start list.
Manama, Mar. 30 (BNA): The 57th edition of the Tour of the Basque Country, Itzulia, will take place from 3rd to 8th April. The race will link four Basque capitals Pamplona, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Donostia-San Sebastian and Bilbao, along with Eibar, as start ...
With Basque motivation is clear. But not always these matches are a logical outcome. Turks, finish the game in the Euroleague, it's time to focus on the domestic league.
Orality has been the main means of transmission for the Basque language until recently and Bertsolaritza, a sung and improvised poem creation, is the most stunning Basque cultural activity. Bertsolariak, improvisational Poets, sing at gatherings ...
It's a new era at the Basque National Orchestra. That much was clear at a press conference held this week in San Sebastian, where the orchestra has its base (though they are resident in cities across the Basque Country). Oriol Roch, the orchestra's ...
The latest WorldTour stage race, the Tour of the Basque Country, begins on April 3 and Alberto Contador (Trek-Segafredo) could become the race's record winner.
The FiveThirtyEight team also asked the mayor about the Basque influence in Boise. Bieter, whose mother's side is Basque, spoke a couple of lines in the language. He also admitted the Basque vote helped him win his first mayoral election in 2003. "It's ...
The organisation said Martin McGuinness drew on the struggle for national liberation in South Africa and that he had wanted to pass on some of that experience to the Basque left. "In the struggles for the liberation of the people, rich experiences of ...
Basque, David A., 71, of 22 Windrush Bay Drive, Tarpon Springs, FL, died March 20, 2017 at Suncoast Hospice, Palm harbor, FL.
The story of Lancing's Basque refugees is not well known in the village, he said, and he hopes the event will help 'pass this information on'.
The hosting of the Basque children in Montrose was the result of a campaign of fund-raising in Dundee and the surrounding area, attracting pledges and funds from over 30 organisations including the women's Liberal Association, various church groups and ...


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