Obama hails Spielberg’s ‘boundless imagination’

President Barack Obama awarded the highest civilian honor Tuesday to filmmaker Steven Spielberg, the man behind Hollywood hits "E.T.," "Jurassic Park" and "Indiana Jones."...

‘Tokyo Story’ star Setsuko Hara, muse of Ozu, dies at 95

The Japanese actress who starred in famed director Yasujiro Ozu's "Tokyo Story" and a host of other classic films has died aged 95 --...

Ralph Lauren receives honorary knighthood

Ralph Lauren has received an honorary knighthood from Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace in London on Wednesday. The 79-year-old fashion legend -...

With cash, crime and drama, Nigeria politics inspire movie makers

A man passes by Nigerian movie billboards at a cinema in Lagos With its alliances and betrayals, crimes...

The essential factors for success

Relationships in life are what keep you going, whether it is was friends, partner or lover, each and every relationship you're a part of...

Private TV channel launched in Kuwait

KUWAIT: Kuwait Media House Company yesterday launched the "Sawt Al-Arab" television channel in collaboration with its European sister concern Sawt Al-Arab for...

Music for the masses winning Indonesian voter’s hearts

From Indonesia's hip-swivelling juggernaut dangdut to thumping rock bands and Islam-infused tunes, music could be the clincher for winning hearts-and votes-as the...

New film shows painful legacy of China’s one-child policy

To see what China's one-child policy has done to the most populous country on Earth, you just have to look around you,...

Top DJs headline Saudi Arabia’s biggest music festival

Saudi fans attend the “MDL Beast Fest”, an electronic music festival held in Banban on the outskirts of the Saudi capital...

The Joker: A social commentary

"The worst part of having a mental illness is people expect you to behave as if you...

As going gets tough, Indians get going … to the movies

As a prolonged economic slowdown forces Indians to curb spending on everything from underwear to automobiles, business in Bollywood has never been...

QNET launches QNETCity Champions Swiss watch series

QNET, Asia’s leading direct selling company, introduced a new series dedicated for Manchester City enthusiasts called QNETCity...

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