Monday, December 6, 2021

Escaping slow death in Beirut, Lebanese embrace farm life

At 28, Thurayya left behind the Beirut neighborhood where she was born and moved to the family farm, not because of environmental concerns but...

Race, politics at heart of Spielberg’s new ‘West Side Story’

For Steven Spielberg, who grew up obsessed by "West Side Story" and its legendary soundtrack, the excitement when rehearsals began for his own version...

Prince William reveals taste for AC/DC in podcast

Britain's Prince William has revealed himself as an unlikely headbanger in a podcast in which he talks of his love for Australian hardrockers AC/DC....

Lady Gaga says House of Gucci movie must be ‘extremely painful’for Gucci family

Lady Gaga thinks 'House of Gucci' must be "extremely painful" for the real-life Gucci family. The 35-year-old popstar stars as convict Patrizia Reggiani in...

Jordanian flies the world from homemade basement cockpit

Jordanian Muhammad Malhas has long harbored dreams of being a pilot. Now at 76 years old, he's soaring above the clouds in a cockpit...

In Moscow, a new arts centre to brush up Russia’s image

Across from the Kremlin, the century-old plant that used to supply the seat of Russian power with electricity has been transformed by a billionaire...

Film SHARAF competes at the Red Sea International Film Festival

Director Samir Nasr's feature film SHARAF competes at the first edition of the Red Sea International Film Festival that will be held from December...

Baldwin says does not feel guilt over ‘Rust’ shooting death

Alec Baldwin said he does not feel guilty for the death of Halyna Hutchins on the set of "Rust," as he explained that he...

Cinescape launches latest high technology cinema in new Assima Mall

Kuwait National Cinema Company (KNCC) has enhanced its reputation as a progressive leader in the region's entertainment industry with the official opening of Cinescape...

‘Largest-ever’ Vermeer show coming to Dutch Rijksmuseum

Amsterdam's famed Rijksmuseum unveiled plans yesterday to stage the largest-ever exhibition of Johannes Vermeer's paintings, including his iconic "Girl with the Pearl Earring". The...

Meghan Markle urges tabloid shake-up after second privacy win

Meghan Markle yesterday called for a reform of tabloid newspaper culture after winning a second court victory against a British newspaper group for breaching...

Tweed weaves a way from Scottish islands to catwalk

In the cluttered workshop of his home off the coast of northwest Scotland, Ian Mackay patiently weaves a bright green wool, surrounded by bags...

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