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Karachi W-11 bus now a star attraction at Melbourne museum

AUSTRALIA: Known to be one of Karachi’s star attraction "Karachi W11" has now rightfully taken its place as a permanent exhibit at the Melbourne Museum of Australia. Resting in the workshop was an old, somewhat rusty, metal structure that had been running on Melbourne tracks since 1978. After 28 years of serving commuters, the tram was due to retire in 2006. According to SBS report, Wajid Ali and his fellow craftsmen worked tirelessly for months to add the “Pakistani touch” to the seemingly lifeless tram. Melbourne…

Oprah Winfrey gets her very own museum exhibit honoring her legacy

LOS ANGELES: One of the most recognizable openings in television history blares on a video screen: “I’m Oprah Winfrey, and welcome to The Oprah Winfrey Show!” The crowd goes wild. At the center of it all, a dancing young Oprah. This moment, televised more than 30 years ago, is now part of a yearlong exhibition that opened Friday at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. “Watching Oprah: The Oprah Winfrey Show and American Culture” chronicles the social events in the United States from…