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Socialite Paris Hilton
Socialite Paris Hilton began a visit on Thursday to Cuba, where her family lost a hotel a half-century ago when Fidel Castro took power, according to a picture posted online. The hotel heiress published a picture of...
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A worker puts the final touch during the renovation of the Hotel Sale known as the Picasso Museum in the Marais district of Paris, 4 March 2014.
A Picasso painting, snatched more than a decade ago from a storeroom in Paris, has surfaced in New York and will be returned to the French government, US officials said Thursday. The century-old Cubist oil was smuggled...
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A Palestinian girl looks on as a mural of a playful-looking kitten, presumably painted by British street artist Banksy, is seen on the remains of a house that witnesses said was destroyed by Israeli shelling during a 50-day war last summer, in Biet Hanoun town in the northern Gaza Strip February 26, 2015.
The eminent but anonymous British street artist known as Banksy has posted a mini-documentary on his banksy.co.uk site showing squalid conditions in Gaza six months after the end of the war between the enclave's...
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 A statue dating back to the ancient Assyrian era.
Hardline Islamist militants in northern Iraq have destroyed a collection of priceless statues and sculptures dating to the ancient Assyrian era, according to a video published online. The Islamic State video showed...
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© Getty/AFP/File | Madonna and Sony Pictures both were separately torpedoed by major hacks this month, in what the pop icon has called "crazy times"
 
 
 
Pop diva Madonna's gasp-inducing "wardrobe malfunction" at a star-studded London awards ceremony grabbed British headlines on Thursday along with photos of her falling backwards downstairs tangled in a...

Video

Abdullah Mohamed Hani Zaher, 23, hopes for a fair trail as state prosecutors build their case...

Book

Sotheby was offering a highly significant archive of materials from Egypt's Nobel literature laureate Naguib Mahfouz up for auction on 15 December 2011
The Japanese translation of Naguib Mahfouz’s famous trilogy has been...
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History

Facebook page showing Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty inspecting two discovery of two granite statues of Sekhmet, Luxor, 22 February, 2015
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty has announced the discovery of two black...
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Cinema

The Razzies is the other side of the Oscars that awards a cheap copper statue...
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