Monday, August 25, 2014
Tens of thousands of people holding colored boards gathered in Nepal's capital on Saturday in an attempt to break the record for the largest human national flag.
Turkish director Erol Mintas won the “Heart of Sarajevo” prize on Saturday for the best picture at the 20th Sarajevo film festival.
What better way to visit the streets of Paris than with people who have lived in them, literally.
The Emmy Awards take center stage Monday with “Breaking Bad,” “True Detective” and “Orange is the New Black” among the favorites of TV's 66th annual version of the Oscars.
Hollywood greats Al Pacino, Ethan Hawke and Jennifer Aniston are set to dazzle this year's Venice film festival, which opens Wednesday with tales of war and the economic crisis offset by beach parties and gondola jaunts.
People who drink wine sometimes forget that it's an agricultural product, and as such heavily influenced by climate. When we talk of good vintages we really mean years when viticulturalists grew good grapes.
Sunday, August 24, 2014
A Chinese independent film festival was closed by authorities on its opening day, organizers said Saturday, the latest sign that free expression is being increasingly targeted in the tightly controlled country.
Philippine de Rothschild, the grande dame of Bordeaux wine and part owner of the legendary Chateau Mouton Rothschild vineyard, has died aged 80, her estate said on Saturday.
Model aircraft hobbyists, research universities and commercial drone interests filed lawsuits Friday challenging a government directive that they say imposes tough new limits on the use of model aircraft and broadens the agency's ban on commercial drone flights.
“Pepe the Missionary,” a giant tortoise who rose to fame as one of the most photographed animals on Ecuador's Galapagos Islands, has died at age 60, officials said Friday.