Tirion, F.A. 1487 Artanis Finarfinion and Tyelkormo Fëanorion have indisputably been Tirion’s golden couple for the last few decades. With both of them enjoying stunning good looks, renowned athleticism, and shared royal pedigree, pundits were betting on a marriage within the next century. However, it has just emerged that the seemingly inseparable pair have split up acrimoniously, and shocking rumours of Tyelkormo’s alleged infidelity are … Continue reading Artanis and ‘love rat’ Tyelkormo break up in biggest scandal since Finwë’s remarriage
At The Times of Arda, we are fortunate to have a strong working relationship with Middle Earth’s top law firm, Lex Arda LLP. Lawyers at Lex Arda have been regularly contributing articles summarising the latest court cases since the Years of the Trees. To find out more about Lex Arda and the work they do, visit http://www.lexarda.wordpress.com. Continue reading Lex Arda LLP
Edoras, Fo.A. 3089 This interesting case, heard in the High Court of Arda, has centered around the legality of the establishment of Rohan in the region which used to belong to the Dunlendings. The background of the case was that in T.A. 2510, Steward Cirion of Gondor granted the lands of Calenardhon to the Éothéod (ancestors of the Rohirrim), under the leadership of Eorl the Young, … Continue reading United Socialist Republic of Dunland defeated in high-stakes court case
Nargothrond, F.A. 464 Finrod Felagund, King of Nargothrond, is famously known as ‘The Beloved’ thanks to his popularity among all races in Beleriand. He has always cultivated an image of honesty, selflessness and wisdom. However, in explosive new allegations, sources within Nargothrond are claiming that Finrod is in fact involved in a massive corruption scandal which reaches to the heart of the Nargothrond state. One source, … Continue reading Finrod ‘not-so-beloved’ mired in corruption scandal
Valmar, Y.T. 1486 A Vanyar choir, Voces Valmar, has won the first All-Aman Choral Competition. Choral groups from across Aman competed for a spot in the prestigious finals, which were held at the foot of Taniquetil on the 25th day of Lairë. Battling it out at the end were Voces Valmar, The Falmari Singers, the Tirion a Cappella Society, and the Eressëa Jazz Choir. The judging panel had eight members, consisting … Continue reading Vanyar choir wins first ever All-Aman Choral Competition
The Middle Earth Advertising Agency has ruled that Isengard Investment Trust (IIT) acted in breach of the MEAA’s Code of Practice when it made misleading claims about its investment products. IIT has been fined £3,500 and has had to issue a public apology. In a newspaper advert, IIT claimed that anyone who bought shares in IIT would be guaranteed a minimum annual return of 23%. … Continue reading Isengard Investment Trust fined by Middle Earth Advertising Agency
Himring, F.A. 54 It’s well known that Prince Maedhros has long had a special place in his heart for his raven-haired rescuer, Prince Fingon. But is it simply brotherly love and affection, or are they actually star-crossed lovers? Rumours have been circulating in Hithlum that Maedhros and Fingon are in fact in a romantic relationship, and have been so since the Years of the Trees … Continue reading Is there more to Beleriand’s most famous bromance than meets the eye?