‘Top Gun,’ ‘Shawshank’ added to National Film Registry

It's a bro-centric year for movies added to the prestigious National Film Registry. Two of the most popular male-bonding movies of all time -...

‘Star Wars’ premiere crowd cheers for familiar, new faces

The reaction was strong to "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" at the film's world premiere in Hollywood. Inside the TCL Chinese Theatre, the audience...

Curtain rises on first ‘Star Wars’ film in a decade

Hollywood rolls out the red carpet yesterday for the premiere of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the first film in the epic space saga...

Grown men now love Bieber’s music, too

Most grown men love musical acts like the Black Keys and Kendrick Lamar. Now, you can add Justin Bieber's name to that list. With...

Frederique Constant & Behbehani Group reveal the first Swiss made Horological Smartwatch in Kuwait

Frederique Constant and Behbehani Group unveiled the Horological Smartwatch model powered by MotionX-365 in Al Hamra Thermae Premise on the 75th floor in Al...

Christmas comes early to 8-year-old disfigured by fire

A little girl who lost her family and suffered disfiguring burns in an arson fire is having an incredible Christmas, thanks to the generosity...

Coppola jury prizes complete Marrakech competition

In a landmark decision that nevertheless caught the inclusive spirit of 2015's 15th Marrakech Festival - if somewhat overshadowing other awards - a Francis...

Al-Ansari on his ‘Rattle the Cage – Dubai Fest: Director Majid

Young Emirati director Majid Al-Ansari's debut feature film "Rattle the Cage" - titled "Zinzana" in the Arab world - is a neo-noir with a...

Dubai Fest: Topper sees cinema as cultural bridge-builder with West

Abdulhamid Juma was part of the initial team that founded the Dubai Intl. Film Festival (DIFF) in 2004, and has been its chairman since...

Salman Khan walks free from 2002 hit and run case

The Bombay High Court has acquitted Bollywood star Salman Khan of all charges in a long-running hit and run case. In Sept 2002, a...

‘We will not bend to fear,’ Madonna says of Paris attacks

Singer Madonna made an emotional appeal following attacks in Paris a month ago that killed 130, shouting “We will not bend down to fear!”...

Spiders on the menu as northeast India embraces slow food

Welhite Naro proudly proffers his fried spiders and grilled crickets along with a somewhat less exotic dish of millet and squash-a small sample of...

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