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But the underworld at that time was in the mood of being in the news.
Observers say underworld bosses in Cyprus had gained enormous economic power to the point where they are able to present themselves as 'eminent businessmen' who are often valued contributors to political parties and 'valuable allies' of the police in obtaining information.
They may have reproduced in a symbolic way the sinuo route the king hoped to take to the waters of the Mayan underworld.
Saying yes has also led to Underworld providing the score for Danny's acclaimed production of Frankenstein at the National Theatre in London with Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller alternating the roles of Dr Frankenstein and his creation.
I will, henceforth, speak about the films and their diegetic world simply as Underworld (no italics); when I refer to the first film, I will indicate it by writing "the film Underworld".
Dad-of-one Cockerill revealed his murky past during the filming of Bernard O'Mahoney's documentary, British Gangsters: Faces Of The Underworld.
Smith (mythological studies, Pacifica Graduate Institute) presents five mini-studies of stories by Thomas Pynchon that tease out what Smith terms "necrotypes," archetypes catalyzed by a trip or connection to the underworld (nekyia).
Since then, she's appeared in Underworld and its sequels, Van Helsing, Serendipity, Vacancy, Click and Total Recall.
IB officials who analysed the intercepts have identified the telephone numbers and voices of known underworld members lodged abroad.
As protagonist, his role begins as a servant, albeit a servant with issues, but he slowly morphs into a mafia-style leader who eclipses Hades, Lord of the Underworld.
It doesn't help that he and new lover Jenny try to fleece Carla out of her share in Underworld.
Mumbai Police officials were quoted as denying having any information assassins from the city's underworld were out to kill Rushdie at the Jaipur Literature Festival.
Arrival on the Chrome's Web Store follows launch of Ibibo games such as TeenPatti and Mumbai Underworld at the Android Marketplace.
Kate Beckinsale appears in Underworld Evolution, C4, tonight, 11.
Underworld are back with their first new track since 2007 and a sixth studio album on the way towards the end of the summer too.