Hit song ‘Despacito’ breaks YouTube record with six billion views

The mega-hit "Despacito" by the Puerto Rican singer Luis Fonsi has become the most watched video ever on...

‘Kuwait in our eyes 2016’: The biggest photo competition in Kuwait

Sponsored by Zain and Burgan Bank, in cooperation with Canon, Albumii, Al-Anbaa and Smartdots, hosted at Holiday Inn A professional photographer from Kuwait News Agency...

Bollywood to resume shoots but virus rules dull its shine

Bollywood will resume film shoots immediately, industry representatives said yesterday, but strict virus rules banning “elaborate or...

Politics, diverse winners, new voices top key Emmy moments

It was, not surprisingly, a night for politics, with everyone from host Stephen Colbert to Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda and Alec Baldwin getting in...

U2 returns to relevance with sloganeering rock

U2 has rarely been accused of lack of ambition, from record-breaking tours to headline-grabbing human rights campaigns, yet after four decades together the band...

Vuitton’s Abloh celebrates Michael Jackson in Paris menswear

Louis Vuitton's designer Virgil Abloh transported celebrity guests at Paris Fashion Week to the graffitied streets of New York in a dramatic...

Saudi TV drama extolling ‘modern past’ draws awe and ire

RIYADH: A Saudi television drama that glorifies a period before the rise of religious fundamentalism has evoked nostalgia about the kingdom’s “modern past”-and fury...

Sculptor transforms media of wire into works of art

Khaled Hamdan creates art by sculpting wire into various shapes - sometimes in exquisite detail and other times representative forms. -...

Lebanese Cannes winner dedicates prize to poor kids

Lebanese filmmaker Nadine Labaki, who won one of the top prizes at Cannes on Saturday with a story of dirt poor children and migrants,...

Daredevil tourists enjoy luxury banquet… 6,500ft in the air

Hundreds of hardy tourists ate seafood and drank on the side of Mount Laojun in China some 6,500ft in the air. The luxury repast,...

‘Model’ customers keep Tokyo diners at social distance

One Tokyo restaurant has turned to mannequins, seated among diners, to help enforce social distancing. The coronavirus pandemic...

Egypt cleans up for return of tourists

The Giza pyramids necropolis on the southwestern outskirts of the Egyptian capital Cairo is pictured empty after...

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27th January