BLANTYRE, Malawi: Malawian police said Friday that 124 people had arrested after a vigilante mob killed two men accused of being "vampires" trying to obtain human blood for voodoo rituals. The killings bring the death toll to nine as vampire rumours have swept the country's southern region since last month, forcing authorities to impose a night-time curfew. "One person was burned and another stoned to death by angry mobs in incidents on Thursday for being suspected to be blood suckers," police spokesman Ramsy Mushani…
PARIS: Iranian filmmakers, at home and in exile, are breaking free from restrictions -- imposed both by their repressive government and by audience expectations -- to form a creative wave that is increasingly winning attention internationally.
Written by Irish author Bram Stoker, Dracula is a 1887 horror novel which introduced the famous character Count Dracula. The character’s popularity can be gauged from the fact that more than 200 films have been made that feature him in a major role.