Category: Life and Style

Indo-Pak schoolchildren multimedia exhibition

LAHORE: A multimedia exhibition by The Citizens Archives of Pakistan with the Routes 2 Roots opened at Nairang Art Gallery on Friday.The exhibition features the...

Museum robbed at Greece’s Ancient Olympia

ATHENS: Two masked gunmen stormed into a small museum at the birthplace of the ancient Olympics in southern Greece on Friday, smashing display cases with hammers and...

Sadequain’s mural in need of repairs

KARACHI: The glorious mural by Sadequain on the ceiling of the Frere Hall is showing increasing signs of damage from damp, it emerged on Wednesday. There is...

Whitney Houston funeral to be streamed live

NEW YORK. The funeral on Saturday for pop superstar Whitney Houston will be broadcast live from the New Jersey Baptist church where she grew up singing in a gospel...

Dreams of Stones opens at Art Chowk

KARACHI, Feb 15: Architecture, they say, is an art form. This is the reason why many artists, painters and sculptors in history chose, and are still doing so, buildings...

Solo photography exhibition amuses art lovers

ISLAMABAD, Feb 15: Ordinary people and places have always been extraordinary for Abrar Cheema. Rural areas that reveal purity of nature and culture have lured this...

Faiz’s speeches on culture published

KARACHI, Feb 15: The Idara-i-Yadgar-i-Ghalib has published a new edition of Hamari Qaumi Saqafat, a compilation of distinguished poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz’s speeches on the...

Paul McCartney gets star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame

LOS ANGELES.  A little piece of Beatlemania came to Hollywood on Thursday Paul McCartney was honored with a walk on Tinseltown’s storied Walk of Fame, watched by...

Brad Pitt moves from onscreen to behind-the-scen

LOS ANGELES: Never content to be just another Hollywood hunk, Brad Pitt these days is not just one of America’s most bankable film stars but also a sought-after...

Elizabeth Taylor’s Van Gogh fetches $16 million

LONDON. A painting by Vincent van Gogh owned by the late Hollywood legend Elizabeth Taylor has sold for more than #10 million, Christie’s auction house announced on...