ZOUK MOSBEH, Lebanon: Young American Jennifer Grout doesn’t speak a word of Arabic, but has taught herself to sing the Arab world’s best-known, most difficult songs, and could even win its major m
EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK, Florida: Wildlife workers are returning to Everglades National Park in Florida on Thursday to try leading 41 pilot whales out of dangerously shallow waters and back to the oc
NEW DELHI: Indian movie star Salman Khan will face a fresh trial on a homicide charge for a fatal road accident more than 11 years ago.
The vast majority of feature-length silent films made in America have been lost due to decay and neglect over the past 100 years, allowing an original 20th century art form to all but disappear, accor
South Korea’s massively popular soap operas are not known for embracing diversity. But now a new minority type is emerging — the sympathetic North Korean.
Perched on a slippery rock off Spain’s rough northwest coast, Nando keeps one eye on the breaking waves and one on his prey: Goose barnacles, a prized Christmas delicacy.
MUMBAI: One of Bollywood’s top directors is embroiled in a row with India’s strict film censors over anti-smoking messages that must be shown every time an actor lights up on screen.
BASEL, Switzerland: Fancy taking a dip in a sea of Swiss francs, or scooping up fistfuls of coins? Your wildest dreams could come true thanks to a sale with a political edge.
LOS ANGELES: Michael Jackson’s mother Katherine is seeking a retrial against tour promoters AEG Live, who were found not liable over the pop icon’s 2009 death, court documents show.
NEW YORK: Walking, talking chimpanzees may be TV comedy gold but now three courts in New York are being asked to recognize four chimps as “legal persons” with fundamental rights.
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