Rhythm and smiles as Morocco’s Gnawa artists cheer UNESCO listing

A Gnawa traditional group performs in the city of Essaouira to celebrate the decision of adding the Gnawa culture to UNESCO’s...

Miss Jamaica crowned Miss World

Jamaican psychology student Toni-Ann Singh was crowned Miss World 2019 Saturday at a ceremony in London, with Miss France and Miss India...

World’s oldest figurative artwork uncovered in an Indonesian cave

An Indonesian cave painting that depicts a prehistoric hunting scene could be the world's oldest figurative artwork dating back nearly 44,000 years,...

Banana-eating performance artist was ‘hungry’

Performance artist David Datuna waited two hours until "I was hungry" before eating a pricey banana artwork in Miami, he explained with...

Miss South Africa wins Miss Universe crown

Miss South Africa was crowned Miss Universe on Sunday in Atlanta after a lavish ceremony filled with glitter and heartfelt speeches about...

Man eats $120,000 piece of art – banana on the wall

The move was bananas… or maybe the work was just too appealing. A performance artist shook up the crowd at the Art...

OMEGA celebrates new James Bond watch in New York

As the trusted timepiece of the world's favorite spy, the Swiss watchmaker OMEGA has hosted an event in New York to celebrate...

Birdcages and pearls galore at Chanel’s craft-heavy fashion show

Chanel turned little gilded birdcages into handbags on the catwalk in Paris on Wednesday, at an annual “Metier D’Art” fashion showcase of...

New Melania book takes on first lady’s clothes, rooms and family ties

Melania Trump has a White House suite of her own, is less than chummy with first daughter Ivanka, and uses her wardrobe...

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...

Burglars hit East German secret police museum

Burglars broke into Berlin's Stasi Museum, which showcases items of East Germany's hated secret police, making off with collectible medals and gold...

Cambridge to return looted Benin statue

A Cambridge University college has said it will return a bronze cockerel statue looted from Nigeria, which formed the focus of protests...

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