Sunday, December 1, 2013
Kemo Alamoudi spun around the art gallery, arms outstretched, smiling broadly as classmates and visitors clapped along to traditional Saudi Arabian music and dance, some wandering away to look at the impressionist artwork popping against the white walls.
Greek agriculturist Giorgos Paraskevopoulos tastes olive oil like the French taste wine: all the senses must be engaged.
Action film “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” led the North American box office with ticket sales of US$35.6 million over the first two days of the long U.S. Thanksgiving weekend that began on Wednesday, while Disney's animated “Frozen,” sold a hefty US$26.3 million.
Saturday, November 30, 2013
South Africans flocked to cinemas on Thursday to watch the first screenings of the hotly anticipated Nelson Mandela biopic in a country still battling to exorcise its dark past.
Three unpublished stories from reclusive U.S. author J.D. Salinger have been leaked online, with the source apparently an unauthorized book that sold on eBay, Internet news source BuzzFeed reported on Thursday.
Jane Kean, a diverse performer who got her start in musical theater but was best known as Trixie alongside Jackie Gleason on a TV revival of “The Honeymooners,” has died. She was 90.
Earlier this month, K-pop girl group Girls' Generation beat out big names Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus and even Korean YouTube sensation Psy to take the “Video of the Year” award at the first-ever YouTube Music Awards.
An Australian hotel is declaring itself a graffiti Belieber, despite being at odds with the city government.
Thursday, November 28, 2013
Taiwanese-American singer-songwriter Leehom Wang (王力宏), who is normally closely guarded about his private life, took the unusual step of announcing on social networking sites that he had found the love of his life.