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...

Ghent’s refreshed ‘Mystic Lamb’ artwork inspires new adoration

The grass is greener, the sky is cleaner and dozens of tiny details have been exposed to delight art historians and inspire...

The Christian December dish nothing to do with Christmas

Stirring a giant vat in a village in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, Palestinian Christian Maryam Salem prepares a special festive dish -...

‘Star Wars’ grips Hollywood with ‘Rise of Skywalker’ premiere

The final film in the epic "Star Wars" trilogy of trilogies brought Hollywood to a standstill, as a galaxy of VIPs from...

Granny turned lingerie model shines light on older women

Brazilian fashion designer and model Helena Schargel, 79, looks at a magazine during an interview with AFP in Sao Paulo on...

Mariah Carey’s ‘All I Want for Christmas Is You’ tops US charts

A quarter-century after releasing her holiday classic that's become one of the season's love-to-hate, hate-to-love cliches, Mariah Carey has finally pushed "All...

Saudis resist ‘culture of food waste

RIYADH: A kitchen worker prepares an order in the Mashal plate for a customer at a restaurant as the plate's creator...

‘Jumanji’ sequel bests ‘Frozen II’ to top North America box office

"Jumanji: The Next Level" iced out "Frozen II" at the North American box office this weekend, raking in an estimated $60.1 million...

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...

Behind the glitz, Nigerian entertainers struggle to cash in

Fake eyelashes fluttered, bespoke suits were on display and slick music videos played at the inaugural edition of The Entertainment Fair and...

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...

Weinstein agrees to $25 million settlement with accusers

Harvey Weinstein Disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has reached a $25 million settlement with dozens of women who...

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