100 years of Indian cinema: For better or for worse

  • MUMBAI: One hundred years after the screening of a black-and-white silent film, India’s brash, song-and-dance-laden Bollywood film industry celebrates its centenary later this week....
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2013 Camaro SS combines power, comfort and technology

  • The 2013 Camaro SS combines power, comfort and technology. All Camaro SS models feature variable-effort electric power steering and an available dual-mode exhaust system on manual transmission-equipped models. Both features were introduced on the Camaro ZL1....
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2014 Chevrolet Corvette return of the Stingray

  • Chevrolet is redefining modern performance with the debut of its all-new Corvette Stingray. And only a Corvette with the perfect balance of technology, design and performance can wear the iconic Stingray designation....
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48 hours in Cairo: To experience the Egyptian city’s old-world vibe or simply to see the pyramids requires just two days

  • With recovery still very slow for Egypt’s tourism industry — the coastal resorts among the hardest hit — most travelers coming to Egypt these days arrive in the capital, Cairo. Usually this is for business or transit, which often means they have little more than a couple of days to explore one...
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51 years after car wreck, 7-inch turn signal lever removed from man’s arm

  • CREVE COEUR, Missouri: Fifty-one years ago, Arthur Lampitt of Granite City, Illinois, smashed his brand new 1963 Thunderbird into a truck. This week during surgery in suburban St. Louis, a 7-inch turn signal lever from that T-Bird was removed from his left arm in a 45-minute operation. Lampitt,...
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58% of Saudi women suffer from osteoporosis

  • The incidence of osteoporosis in the Kingdom recently reached alarming levels compared to other countries, registering 58 and 32.2 percent for women and men respectively....
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6 die in crash of Vietnam-era helicopter in West Virginia

  • LOGAN, West Virginia: A Vietnam-era helicopter showcased in action movies crashed on a rural West Virginia road, killing all six people on board, during an annual reunion for helicopter enthusiasts. The Federal Aviation Administration said the Bell UH-1B “Huey” helicopter crashed along Route 1...
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A day at the beach

  • It’s summer time when everyone wants to enjoy the refreshing breeze and the shining sun, lie on the sand and get the perfect tan. Here are some tips on how to protect your skin from allergies, wrinkles, and patches against the sun.Important equipment for your skin protection under the sun:• A...
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A journey from abused child to Egyptian antiquities collector

  • Major Robert Grenville Gayer-Anderson has given his name to one of the most enjoyable cultural outings in Cairo, a visit to the Bait Al-Kretliya, which consists of two beautifully restored old Islamic houses joined together by a bridge, popularly known as the Gayer-Anderson Museum. For the fir...
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A quick guide to staying healthy in Haj

  • Haj, the world’s largest gathering, the ultimate journey, is a trip of a lifetime and one that will surely be memorable for its uniqueness. As able bodied Muslims, we are only required to perform it once in our lives; it’s a hard and difficult couple of days with many ups and downs but all for...
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