Japan's Misao Okawa, then 114, poses with the certificate of the world's oldest woman, which was presented to her by Guinness World Records Japan Country Manager Erika Ogawa, unseen, at a nursing home in Osaka, western Japan. (AP)
NEW YORK: Pop superstar Adele on Monday lodged objections as Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump played her music on the campaign trail.
Arab singer Balqees Fathi is one of the biggest names in the music industry. She is known for being the girl who followed the crowd and then the young woman who found her way to her passion.
VATICAN: Pope Francis is expected to appear in a spiritual film aimed at children, Italian producers said on Monday, but the Vatican said the pontiff will not be acting.
LOS ANGELES: Will Smith doesn’t plan to be at the Academy Awards, but he’s scheduled to attend the NAACP Image Awards.
LONDON: Known for his famous subjects, from politicians and royalty to Hollywood celebrities, portrait artist Jonathan Yeo explores different ways of looking at the same person in his latest work — a
CAIRO: Egyptian film star Yousra has taken up a role with the United Nations to help combat HIV and AIDS in the Middle East, where prevalence is low but growing rapidly.
PARIS: “Mad Max” creator George Miller will head the jury at this year’s Cannes film festival, its organizers said Tuesday, the first Australian ever to preside over the world’s top film event.
ROME: An apartment with a view of the Roman Forum for less than 25 euros a month? Not for much longer as Rome has been ordered to clean up the mismanagement of city-owned property.
LOS ANGELES: Supermodel Cindy Crawford, who will turn 50 this month, may be getting ready to “move on” from modeling.
AMSTERDAM: Nearly a century after she was shot as an alleged spy, the story of the world’s ultimate femme fatale, Mata Hari, is to be staged for the first time as a ballet in her native Netherlands.
© Copyright of Arab News 2015