Middle Easte Arts&Culture news

Arts&Culture

The fourth edition of EcoWASTE 2017, a leading conference and exhibition on sustainable environment, was officially inaugurated today at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. The event is being held as part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, ADSW, from the 16th to 19th of January 2017. EcoWASTE 2017 is a platform which showcases the latest practices, solutions and technologies in the waste management sector. The event has attracted more than 48 local, regional and global companies…
01.18 / 10:48
en.arabstoday.net
Russian photographer Murad Osmann’s love for exploring the world with his wife Natalia Zakharova, and her impatience — constantly trying to lead him on as he stops to take pictures — has sparked the stunning #followmeto images on Instagram and won them millions of fans. And now the couple, whose beautiful photographs have led to a book deal and numerous magazine spreads, have come to Dubai to take it to new heights — literally! Murad and Natalya have shared fresh shots from the UAE on the…
01.18 / 05:19
en.arabstoday.net
"Women we called grandma were fifty. The palm tree trunks dripped sweat even in the dark. The water tasted of sugar and cinnamon. Our hands were twelve. Our legs were twelve. All of our organs were twelve and completely unaware of being organs." The post On childhood to parenting, through space and time appeared first on TLV1…
01.18 / 05:19
tlv1.fm
American actress and pop singer Lindsay Lohan caused a storm of controversy on social media. Logan chose to omit all the photos and posts on her official instagram and Twitter accounts and wrote "Alaikum salam" in her instagram account's biography, a greeting in Islam that translates to "and peace unto you."  Many Arab fans predicted that Lohan had converted to Islam. A close friend to Lohan, though, told MySa website that what Lohan has actually done was…
01.17 / 14:32
egyptindependent.com
Tehran, Jan 17, IRNA – Explorations have led to discovery of walls belonging to the Achaemenid era in the southern province of F…
01.17 / 10:44
irna.ir
The Mawlana movie, starring Amr Saad and written by journalist and media giant Ibrahim Eissa, garnered LE4.3 million in the second week of its screening in cinemas.After its debut on January 4, Mawlana has continued to rank first in terms of revenues in cinemas, despite the piracy of the movie which is available in high quality on the internet. Mawlana recounts the story of a celebrity Islamic preacher who faces pressures from the State that go against his personal principles and…
01.16 / 18:00
egyptindependent.com
Online users posted a purported clip from the Bedaya TV programme which appeared to show men dancing. One stood closely behind another, held the man's hips, and seemed to mimic a sexual act.Social media users created an online storm over the scene from the show called "Increase Your…
01.15 / 21:06
yourmiddleeast.com
Zahedan, Jan 15, IRNA – German Federal Police Chief, Dieter Roman, said on Sunday that Iran's measures in fight against drugs smuggling and terrorism are 'positive and highly e…
01.15 / 16:10
irna.ir
Sari, Jan 15, IRNA – Experts from ten European and Asian countries have voiced readiness to take part in Mazandaran International Industries Engineering Conference slated for February 22-23, said provincial governor g…
01.15 / 15:49
irna.ir
This year’s Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) saw a larger number of tourists at jewellery stores, with Indians being the largest winning community, announced the Dubai Gold & Jewellery Group on Sunday. After analysing the raffle coupons, many tourists at the festival were seen to be from the GCC region, Europe, South Asia, Mena, America, CIS and Australia. The latest list of gold winners showed that 50 per cent of them are tourists whereas the largest winning community is Indian, who r…
01.15 / 14:55
en.arabstoday.net
Despite all what has been published and written in standard books and what we have learned in geography and history that the Italian Explorer Christopher Columbus has discovered America in 1492 AD, the British Retired Sailor and Scholar Captain Phillip Beale challenged such a longstanding historical fact by shedding light on the possibility that our ancestors the Phoenicians have crossed the Atlantic Ocean with their sailing boats and discovered a fourth continent - America.  Is this …
01.15 / 09:27
en.arabstoday.net