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Iconic Carnegie Deli reopens in New York

15 days ago
NEW YORK: The Carnegie Deli was a New York institution for decades until it closed its doors in 2016. On Saturday, it will reopen -- but only for a week, and in a new location -- as a promotion for the launch of the second season of…

Michelle memoir sells two million copies in two weeks

15 days ago
It's the talk of the town, the publishing phenomenon of the fall and now Michelle Obama's memoir has sold more than two million copies in North America in two weeks. Penguin Random House announced the sales figures in Canada and the…

George H W Bush in 10 dates

16 days ago
WASHINGTON: Here are 10 key dates in the life of George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States who died Friday at the age of 94: - June 12, 1924: George Herbert Walker Bush is born in Milton, Massachusetts - June 12, 1942:…

Unesco lists Kalasha culture as Intangible Cultural Heritage

18 days ago
Pakistan’s first independent nomination, the ‘Suri Jagek’ tradition practised by the indigenous Kalasha people, has been approved by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) for inclusion in this year’s…

Opera on Benazir Bhutto’s life to debut in US next year

19 days ago
NEW YORK: A noted American company is producing an opera on the life and legacy of Benazir Bhutto Shaheed, the former prime minister of Pakistan who was assassinated in 2007. Created by Mohammed Fairouz, an eminent Emirati-American…