For a long time, the Arabic language spoken outside the Arab world has been overlooked as a research subject. Professor Abbas Benmamoun, vice provost for faculty affairs and academic policies at the University of Illinois, gave an analysis of this issue in a recent lecture held at Georgetown Univers
Students from Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) experienced the challenges of delivering healthcare in a low-income environment when they spent a week in Tanzania where they had the chance to work on public health projects.
Singer, songwriter and actress Angela Tremble has led an interesting life. For those who have never heard of Angela, she is rather better known as Deborah Ann ‘Debbie’ Harry, frontwoman of veteran new wave sextet Blondie.
In Japan, they are like traffic lights – they’re everywhere. Nearly 5 million “jido hambaiki” – vending machines – populate the world’s third-largest economy, one machine for every 25 people.
Prabhas, the hero of Bahubali, is the most in-demand actor in all of India following the incredible success of the movie that has raked in worldwide collections of more than Rs1,500 crore. Naturally, there is keen interest in what his next movie will be. Titled Saaho, it is going to be a multi lingu
When the Salman Khan hit and run case was going on in court, a key witness was not examined. Kamaal Khan, a close friend of the star who had also been playback singer in many of his movies, was said to have been in the car that had run over sleeping pavement dwellers. His initial police statement ha