Mallika Sarabhai, an Indian classical dancer, has organized a festival to pay tribute to river residents forced to leave their homes for the sake of development in Ahmedabad, in the western state of Gujarat.
The parliamentary elections in Bangalore show the gap between candidates’ actual expenses and spending statements. For example, one way around the campaign limit is to spend money before filing nomination papers.
The official, a district Communist Party secretary in the Henan Province city of Xinyang, has been criticized nationally after praising demolition crews carrying out one of the most controversial policies in China.
FRISCO — Sometimes we really do save the best for the last, and in the case of the December gallery, it’s true. No matter that it was a low-snow year, the final month of 2011 ended up being stellar for photography. Instead of big powder dumps, local water ways formed unique ice formations, and the ice sailors had one of their best seasons in years. Please vote in the poll to determine the December image for the 2013 Summit Voice calendar and contact me directly if you’d like to purchase any of the images as prints or gift cards, or visit our online Imagekind gallery.
Big air out of the Copper superpipe at the U.S. Grand Prix in Dec. 2011.
The partially eclipsed moon sets behind Buffalo Mountain, with the lights of Frisco visible below.
A chilly white moon hangs in the sky above a frosted aspen in Dillon, Colorado.
Dillon Reservoir’s frozen fog coats trees near the Dillon Marina.
Framed by frosted branches, Peak one is barely visible through the mist over Dillon Reservoir.
A frost-coated tree stands out in stark contrast to the blue waters of Dillon Reservoir.
Frosted grasses on a cold December morning.
A spectacular blue-tinged moonrise over the Continental Divide.
The same moonrise about 30 minutes before the previous image was taken.
A frozen wave of ice on the Snake River.
Ice flowers bloom on Dillon Reservoir.
Glassy ice near the Dillon Marina.
A 10-second time exposure in pre-dawn light from Sapphire Point shows the mists moving across Dillon Reservoir near Farmer’s Korner.
The Colorado State Claims Board will recommend that the legislature award more than $1 million to five additional victims of the Lower North Fork fire, bringing the total for 26 victims to about $12.5 million.
Three Front Range municipalities that for the past six years have pumped $6.7 million into the yet-to-be constructed Jefferson Parkway recently made it clear they want to see their money back — eventually.
Gov. John Hickenlooper sold voters in 2012 a plan he said would modernize and streamline hiring and management of state workers. But 16 months later, additional at-will workers hired and moved under the constitutional change and other state provisions are costing taxpayers millions of dollars, a Denver Post analysis of state employment databases found.
Denver is one of the few metro areas in the country that added construction jobs last year, thanks in part to the redo of Denver Union Station and the 122-mile FasTracks mass-transit project, transportation and construction officials said Tuesday.