Dubai gets ready to go kosher after Israel peace deal

Rabbi Yaakov Eisenstein (center) supervises the preparation of food Elli's Kosher Kitchen, in Dubai.--AFP photos At the plush...

D&G unveil Italian oomph at Milan after China fiasco; Versace offers daring masculinity

Models present creations for fashion house Dolce & Gabbana during its Men’s Fall/Winter 2019/20 fashion show in Milan.—AFP photos

Michael Kors bags Versace for $2.1bn

Fashion house Michael Kors announced yesterday it had agreed to buy Italian luxury giant Versace, signalling an intention to move deeper into the international...

Foreign authors top sellers with literature-loving Tehran women

Employees of the Saless publishing house pose for a group picture with bestselling books in Iran's capital Tehran. - AFP photos

Dungeons and dragons: Thai temples put quirky spin on Buddhism

An aerial view shows the Buddhist temple Wat Samphran (Dragon Temple) in Nakhon Pathom, some 40km west of Bangkok.-AFP photos

Malaysia slams tattoo expo, fumes over half-naked pics

Malaysian officials yesterday slammed a tattoo exhibition held in the country as "porn" unsuitable for a Muslim-majority country, after images of half-naked...

Arturo Di Modica, sculptor of the Wall Street Charging Bull, dies

Italian sculptor Arturo Di Modica, who created the famous "Charging Bull" statue which has become a symbol of New York's Wall Street, died overnight...

BOMBERG launch event held by Bomberg and Behbehani Group

BOMBERG, the new Swiss Watchmaking brand that's causing a stir, and Behbehani Group launched the brand in TikTok, Soku - The Avenues on Monday...

Oscars red carpet: white-hot, red-hot and bronze (medalists)

After a Hollywood awards season of statement red carpets including "blackouts" at the Golden Globes and Baftas, the movie industry's finest embraced a rainbow...

Frosty reception for China hotel with polar bears on show

A Chinese hotel built around a central polar bear enclosure for the non-stop viewing pleasure of its guests opened Friday to immediate condemnation from...

A simple act of kindness

Recently I've been thinking a lot about the amazing past few years I've had on social media and the incredible opportunities I've got, it...

Rise of the ‘robo-plants’, as scientists fuse nature with tech

Remote-controlled Venus flytrap "robo-plants" and crops that tell farmers when they are hit by disease could become reality after scientists developed a high-tech system...

E Paper

22nd April