Set in the Laoshan National Forest Park, the fiercely modern architecture sits comfortably in the natural landscape. 
In 2003, nearly two dozen of the biggest names in international and Chinese architecture were invited to this bamboo-clad patch of mountain on the outskirts of the ancient Chinese capital of Nanjing.   With its...
Jimmy Fallon, host of ''The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'', takes part in a panel discussion at the NBC portion of the 2014 Winter Press Tour for the Television Critics Association in Pasadena, California, January 19, 2014.
Daniel Radcliffe raps the alphabet. Mariah Carey sings karaoke to her own hits. Celebrities read out nasty tweets about themselves. In the race to go viral online, US television late night hosts are bringing out the big...
Lady Gaga performs songs from ''The Sound of Music'' during the 87th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 22, 2015.
Lady Gaga, the avant-garde pop star, is set to be celebrated at this year's "Women in Music" awards show. The accolade, presented to the woman who has done the most to leave an indelible mark on the...
One of the exhibits at the British Food Museum looks at the role of butterflies as pollinators. 
A museum dedicated to the evolution, history and science of food is set to open its doors in London next month, where visitors will be able to watch what happens to food once it enters the body and learn about the...
"Kim Fields, who played Dorothy "Tootie"; Ramsey, roller-skated over to Fox in 1993 to play Regine Hunter on "Living Single" She appeared on several series and worked as a director-producer before playing a social worker in 2012's "What to Expect When You're Expecting." She is the newest member of the "Real Housewives of Atlanta".
It looks like Tootie will be learning some new "Facts of Life."   Actress Kim Fields, best known for her role in that beloved '80s TV series, has joined the cast of Bravo's "Real Housewives...


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

Art news

A photo includes a group of children along with the project team.
In recent years, Egyptian cinema has been dominated by movies considered...
Syndicate content


Franco-Moroccan novelist Leïla Slimani won the Mamounia literary price for her...
Syndicate content


Some fragments of the Koran have been discovered by the University of Birmingham; Radiocarbon dating found the manuscript to be at least 1,370 years old, making them believe it could be the oldest Quran in the history.
The Daily Mail published an article on August 31 which discussed fragments...
Syndicate content


Cast member Jennifer Lawrence poses at the premiere of ''The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1'' in Los Angeles, California November 17, 2014.
Katniss Everdeen urges her fellow citizens to unite against President Snow in...
Syndicate content


Hajib-wearing model Mariah Idrissi in a scene from H&M video
This is the first time H&M, the world's second largest retailer, has...
Syndicate content


Elvis Presley's gold piano
Elvis Presley's gold-leaf grand piano is expected to fetch more than half a...
Syndicate content