MYSTERY OF ALL TIME: In a newly published book, The Lady Speaks: Uncovering The Secrets Of The Mona Lisa, William Varvel argues that La Gioconda was a 16th-century feminist.
LONDON: Fatima Bhutto, the niece of assassinated Pakistani former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, has been nominated for the Women’s Prize for Fiction, the judges announced Friday.
MANILA: Filipino fans of American singer-songwriter Bruno Mars are in for an ultimate music treat as the two-time Grammy Award winner is bringing “The Moonshine Jungle Tour” to Manila on March 22,
DUBAI: Yachts worth 280 million dirhams have been sold so far at the ongoing 22nd edition of the Dubai International Boat Show, emirates247.com reported.
More than 90 million videos are viewed on YouTube in the Kingdom daily, said Nawaf Al-Sahhaf, CEO of the Badir Technology Incubator Program, during an event to mark the first-ever local YouTube roadsh
Trundling across the Afghan-Pakistani border in a handcart, Shayma dismisses militant threats and conspiracy theories about polio vaccinators while her four children receive drops that could finally e
Two-year-old Mia traces out a letter on the screen with her forefinger, then claps with joy when the computer chants “wonderful!” and emits a slightly metallic round of applause.
At a nursing home in suburban Tokyo, 88-year-old Saburo Sakamoto darts his fingers energetically to catch characters that appear on a touch screen in front of him.
TOKYO: Misao Okawa, a Japanese woman believed to be the world’s oldest person, turned 116 on Wednesday and celebrated by tucking into a white cake decorated with strawberries and candles.
LOS ANGELES: Samsung says the Oscars selfie that went viral was a “surprise for everyone,” after reports it was part of a pre-planned marketing stunt by the company, a sponsor of the Academy Award
NEW DELHI: Actresses Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla’s film ‘Gulaab Gang’ will release as scheduled on Friday, decided the Delhi High Court on Wednesday
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