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They Don't Kiss in the Movies -- A New Novel on Love, Marriage and India's Distortions
HARRINGTON PARK, N.J., Jan. 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- About the most important things in life are love and marriage. Imagine India, the Land of Mystical Enlightenment, where the former is frowned upon and the latter feverishly encouraged. One normally hopes the first will lead to the second, but that is usually not the case. In the provocative new book They Don't Kiss in the Movies, author Gurdip Sidhu bravely points his finger at India's prevailing mysticism and irrationality that spill over to its entire way of life.
Eastmain Resources Inc.
EASTMAIN: 2004 Drilling expands Eau Claire Gold Vein System
TORONTO, Jan. 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Eastmain Resources Inc. (TSX:ER) announced assay results from the 2004 drill program (holes 38 to 51) completed at its Clearwater Project, Quebec. Eight of fourteen drill holes intersected gold-bearing quartz-tourmaline veins ranging from 4.1 to 42.6 grams per tonne (gpt) gold, with an average grade of 8.4 gpt gold (0.24 ounces per ton) across an average thickness of 2.17 metres or 7.12 feet. Eight vein intersections include assay intervals ranging from 0.72 ounces per ton up to 1.66 ounces per ton. The 2004 drill program has expanded the Eau Claire gold vein system and will have a positive impact on increasing the size of the gold resource. Drilling at Eau Claire has confirmed that the high-grade gold-bearing vein system is both laterally and vertically extensive.
Stripped: A First-Rate New Mystery Novel
LYME, Conn., Jan. 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- A woman. A murder. A mission. In Eugenia L. West's new novel, Stripped, they all come together to tell the riveting tale of Emma Streat, a dynamic ex-opera singer who has spent the past twenty years bringing up her two sons. But in one twist of fate, her life changed forever.
Bull & Lifshitz, LLP
Bull & Lifshitz, LLP Announces Class Action Against TASER International, Inc. -- TASR
NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Notice is hereby given that a securities class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the District of Arizona on behalf of purchasers of the securities of TASER International, Inc. ("TASER" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:TASR) between October 18, 2004 and January 6, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period") seeking to pursue remedies under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act").
JetBlue Airways Corporation
JetBlue to Waive Change Fees and Fare Differences to Assist Customers Ahead of East Coast Weather System
NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) announced today that it will waive its regular change fee and any fare differences to allow customers who have reservations for travel through January 23 to or from Washington, DC/Dulles, New York, Rochester, Buffalo, Syracuse, NY, Boston, MA and Burlington, VT, to postpone their plans through Thursday, January 31, to avoid the extreme weather expected in the area. Customers should call 1-800-JETBLUE (538-2583) to arrange for ticket changes.
Monarch Gulf Exploration, Inc.
Monarch Completes Transaction With Charles Couch
SPOKANE, Wash., Jan. 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Monarch Gold Exploration (Other OTC:MGEX) announced today that the previously announced transaction with Charles Couch of Dallas, Texas to acquire a portfolio of producing oil and gas properties from Couch Oil & Gas (http://www.CouchOil.com), along with established oil and gas verification methods in exchange for 50 million common shares of Monarch, has been officially consummated. Mr. Couch will immediately assume the role of Chairman of the Board, adding two members of the Couch Oil & Gas team to the Board. John Girgis is a former exploration manager for Diamond Shamrock, YPF Repsol, and Maxus Energy. Boris Starokozhev, former head of the fifth largest oil company in Russia, will also join the Board of Directors. Steps have been taken to immediately change the name of the company to MONARCH GULF EXPLORATION INC. Robert E. Jorgensen will continue to act as President of the new company.
FTS Wireless, Inc.
FTS Wireless Announces Plans to Distribute SIRIUS Satellite Radio Products and Services
TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- FTS Wireless, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of FTS Group, Inc. (OTCBB:FLIP), an operator of retail wireless locations that market and sell next-generation wireless products and services, and operates Wi-Fi Hot Spots, today announced plans to begin distributing SIRIUS Satellite Radio (Nasdaq:SIRI) products and services on or about February 1st. The company also announced plans to open a new AirRover Wi-Fi (OTCBB:AVWF) Hot Spot.
Seamless Wi-Fi, Inc.
Seamless P 2 P, LLC Completes Sale of Its Assets
JEAN, Nev., Jan. 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mr. Luke Rippy, President and CEO of Seamless P 2 P LLC, (P2P) announced that on January 18, 2005, it sold its assets to Seamless Peer 2 Peer, Inc. (Seamless), which is a subsidiary of Alpha Wireless Broadband, Inc. that trades on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol of AWBI.