Embassy of Palestine celebrates 54th anniversary of Palestinian revolution

The Embassy of Palestine to Kuwait celebrated the 54th anniversary of the start of the Palestinian revolution on Saturday at Abdulhussain Abdulridha...

Amazon to produce ‘Lord of the Rings’ television series

Amazon.com Inc has bought the global television rights to "The Lord of the Rings," the company said on Monday, in what may be its...

‘Beautiful Boy’ tackles family’s battle with drug addiction

A family battling with drug addiction is the focus of new Steve Carell and Timothee Chalamet drama "Beautiful Boy" with the duo portraying a...

India star Aamir now Bollywood’s ‘King of the Khans’

Three Indian actors sharing a surname have ruled Bollywood box offices across three decades, but the success of wrestling blockbuster "Dangal" means it's Aamir...

Kylie and Danni Minogue duet for Christmas single

Kylie and Danni Minogue are releasing a Christmas single together. The ‘Spinning Around’ hitmaker has united with younger sister to record a cover version...

Women are suckers for bad boy sex appeal, says Muslim comic

Shazia Mirza, who claims to be the world's first devoutly Muslim woman stand-up comic, is used to walking a very thin line. She made...

Brazilian ‘Bossa Nova’ couple performs in Kuwait

The Embassy of Brazil, in cooperation with Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah, organized 'Waves of Brazil', a bossa nova concert originally developed and popularized in Brazil...

‘Spotlight’ film illuminates Boston clergy abuse scandal

It was a scandal that shook the Roman Catholic Church to its core: Hundreds of priests molested children for decades and got away with...

‘La La Land’ sweeps nominations at Baftas

Fresh from its success at the Golden Globes, modern-day musical "La La Land" led the nominations for Britain's Bafta  film awards announced yesterday, with...

Banksy’s Paris street art ‘blitz’ a tribute to rebels of 1968

PARIS: Street artist Banksy has confirmed that he "blitzed" Paris with a dozen murals as a tribute to the May 1968 uprising, taking aim...

Beyonce charity song ‘Mi Gente’ dethrones ‘Despacito’

Beyonce’s Spanish-language remix of “Mi Gente” for hurricane relief opened Wednesday on top of the US Latin song chart, finally dethroning the global mega-hit...

By a thread: Thai Muslim family keeps silk weaving heritage alive

Over the click-clack of the teak loom, Niphon's family laments the lack of apprentice weavers at his Bangkok silk shop, as modernity...

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