Friday, January 9, 2015
Chitresh Das, a renowned practitioner and teacher of the kathak form of Indian classical dance, has died. He was 70.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
A spectacular ice festival opened in China on Monday but officials cancelled a firework display to allay safety concerns after a deadly New Year stampede in Shanghai.
Monday, January 5, 2015
Jacqueline Roch paced through the hallways of Holtz Children's Hospital as her son, Lucca, underwent an eight-hour heart surgery.
Touted as the “Turkish Liberace,” late singer Zeki Muren adored women's clothes, outrageous makeup and was held up as a gay icon — an unlikely hero for modern-day Turkey. Yet a new show on his life is pulling in record crowds in Istanbul.
Saturday, January 3, 2015
Thursday, January 1, 2015
The diva of “Dynasty” is now a dame.
Saturday, December 27, 2014
You've likely seen the images, even if you have no idea who painted them: Those waifs with the huge, saucer-like eyes, appearing in oil paintings, posters, postcards, refrigerator magnets.
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Taiwanese Mandopop king Jay Chou (周杰倫) confirmed speculation Monday that he will marry his longtime girlfriend, model Hannah Quinlivan (昆凌), on his 36th birthday in January next year.
Monday, December 22, 2014
Rino Pensa and son have been making papal parchments for decades, crafting hand-painted blessing scrolls in Italy that are purchased by the faithful around the world to celebrate marriages, baptisms and anniversaries.
Saturday, December 20, 2014
Shigeru Miyamoto seems giddy — and with good reason.