Brazil ‘bullet’ artist enjoys fame in pro-gun Bolsonaro era

"I don't know much about arms, I know art," says Rodrigo Camacho as he wields a replica AK-47 assault rifle that he...

Food for… trash? India’s first ‘garbage cafe’ to offer meals for plastic

Hungry, but don't have cash? No problem, bring plastic waste and get a free meal, said the mayor of an Indian city...

Anger as Minaj cancels Saudi concert

RIYADH: The cancellation of a concert by rapper Nicki Minaj in Saudi Arabia triggered a fresh social media storm yesterday, with many...

Bollywood star quits acting over Islamic faith

A Bollywood actress who starred in India's highest-grossing movie said she is quitting acting because it is incompatible with her Islamic faith,...

Inmates show off crochet creations in Brazil prison fashion show

The catwalk came to a Brazilian prison Wednesday when models from the Sao Paulo Fashion Week paraded a collection at a maximum...

Burger King goes… vegan? The meatless Whopper is here

For decades, fast-food giant Burger King has been the undisputed Home of the Whopper-the chain's signature sandwich featuring one of its flame-grilled,...

‘The Mikado’ revamped for 21st century with Trumpian twist

Members of the troupe perform during a rehearsal of the Mikado comic opera at The Lovinger Theatre at Lehman College in...

Two more K-pop stars embroiled in sex video scandal

Two more K-pop stars quit yesterday, their agencies said, as a scandal over illicit sex videos and other offences rippled further across...

Kuwaiti fashionistas richest in Arab World

KUWAIT: Sources knowledgeable of social media said Kuwaiti fashionistas are the richest and charge the most among their peers in other Arab...

First Miss Venezuela crowned after ditching contestants’ measurements

A 19-year-old student has been crowned Miss Venezuela, becoming the first winner of the annual pageant since it opted not to publish...

Germany hands back Nazi-looted painting to Jewish heirs

Germany yesterday returned a painting looted by the Nazis which ended up in the spectacular art hoard of Cornelius Gurlitt, the son...

Nepal arrests rapper VTEN for ‘vulgar language’

Police in Nepal have arrested an up-and-coming rapper for using "vulgar language" in a song, authorities said Friday, in the latest incident...

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