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The future of tablets in the region

By Fouad Charakla We’ve seen an explosion of tablets since the form factor was f...

Mickey Mouse in Tiananmen Square as exhibition opens

Beijing--US cultural icon Mickey Mouse and a cohort of other Disney characters landed in ...

Aboriginal experience inspires artist Abramovic decades on

      Sydney--- for putting her body on the line -- from cutting he...

Sam Smith singing again after surgery

        New York---Young soul sensation Sam Smith is singin...

Spicing up Malaysia's beloved 'fatty rice'

      Kuala Lumpur---Zainal Abidin's tiny food stall serves jus...

Hungarian supergranny sets simultaneous chess world record

    Budapest---After decades spent playing simultaneous chess, an 87-year-o...

Iftar and Suhoor at Crowne Plaza Doha The Business Park

DOHA: Crowne Plaza Doha – The Business Park is hosting Iftar and Suhoor at Aramede Re...

Kanye gives defiant performance at Glastonbury

Kanye West Glastonbury, United Kingdom---Kanye West gave a defiant performance a...

The race is on: Apply now as a Porsche Junior

Porsche Juniors 2015: Connor de Phillippi, Sven Müller and Matteo Cairoli. Doha...

Beauty is back: designer Sagmeister on Italy as muse

Rome--Award-winning graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister, famed for his work with the Rolli...

Allergies, vegetarian? Luxury restaurants no longer off limits

Montpellier, France--When French superchef Alain Ducasse stunned the world of haute cuisi...

Mexican-American singer Becky G takes on Donald Trump

New York--The teenage Mexican-American singer Becky G released a song Friday in celebrati...

Country singer Sturgill Simpson wins US indie acclaim

New York--Sturgill Simpson, the country singer who brings philosophical rumination to his...

Women flock to Japan zoo to see 'hunky' gorilla

Tokyo - A giant gorilla with brooding good looks and rippling muscles is causing a stir a...

Wishing on a shooting star in Japan with man-made meteors

Tokyo - Fancy a meteor shower racing across the night sky to mark your birthday? One Japa...

Surf schools finally making waves in Senegal

Dakar - A half century after its waves were showcased in the seminal surfing film "T...

Soap opera shines positive light on Egypt's Jews

Cairo - With scenes of religious coexistence and vintage elegance in a more cosmopolitan ...

S.African model Thando Hopa revels in her albino skin

Johannesburg - Thando Hopa grew up in the shade, her porcelain skin protected by long sle...

Patient trial validates Ebola rapid test

Paris - A 15-minute, on-the-spot blood test for Ebola was as accurate in a patient trial ...

Eyeing jazz empire, Blue Note club expands to China

New York - Blue Note, one of the world's best-known jazz clubs, announced an expansio...

Patrick Macnee, star of 1960s TV show 'The Avengers', dead at 93

Los Angeles - Patrick Macnee, the British actor who rose to international fame as the sta...

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