This artist's rendering provided by NASA shows an Earth-sized planet dubbed Kepler-186f orbiting a star 500 light-years from Earth. (AP)
LONDON: British author Sue Townsend, whose books about awkward teenage diarist Adrian Mole sold tens of millions of copies worldwide, has died at the age of 68, her publishers said Friday.
MUMBAI: Better known for its romantic escapism, Bollywood is releasing a series of political satires during India’s election season that poke fun at corrupt lawmakers and religious tensions.<
MUMBAI: Pakistani model and actor Imran Abbas Naqvi, who has been a hit on Paki TV, is excited about playing the role of a nawab in Muzaffar Ali’s next celluloid offering — Raqs, Times
NEW YORK: Nirvana, who set music and fashion trends with their grunge sound but whose career was cut short by leader Kurt Cobain’s suicide 20 years ago, led inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of
Bee venom to combat multiple sclerosis, pollen for indigestion, honey to heal wounds — the humble bee has been a key source of alternative medicines since ancient times, and Romania is working to ke
Paris Zoo reopens its gates on Saturday after a six-year revamp to shed its image as a traditional city zoo and change how humans see wild animals.
What to give the patient who has everything? Well-off Germans in Europe’s top economy are increasingly deciding less is more and fasting to cure what ails them.
LOS ANGELES: A resurgent Kevin Costner makes another play for big-screen success in his latest movie “Draft Day,” returning to the sports genre he has scored big hits with in the past.
An exclusive Las Vegas style two-hour plus entertainment show, claimed to be the biggest aimed at Arab visitors to London this summer will be held between Aug. 12-14, 2014.
RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories: The Palestinian territories are rarely a destination for jazz musicians let alone stars of an art form that is more at home in big cities such as New York and Chicag
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