Stunning French soprano enthralls Jeddah audience

Mon, 2022-01-24 23:25 JEDDAH: The first recipient of the Andrea Bocelli Foundation-Community Jameel Scholarship, French soprano Clara Barbier Serrano, thrilled a Jeddah audience with her stunning performance on the Hayy Jameel stage on Jan. 22. Serra [Read story...]

Lab monkeys escape after road crash in Pennsylvania

A crash in Pennsylvania of a truck transporting 100 monkeys to a laboratory has allowed four of them to escape, triggering a search by police who warned the public not to approach the animals.The vehicle collided with a dump truck near Danville, Penn [Read story...]

Syrian arts, culture festival opens in London

Author: Fri, 2022-01-21 13:07 DUBAI: The Syrian Arts and Culture Festival, a new multidisciplinary event showcasing the country’s creative talents, has opened in London. The inaugural event, running until Feb. 4, brings together established and eme [Read story...]

Meet the Saudi architect designing the metaverse

Sat, 2022-01-22 17:44 LOS ANGELES: Saudi architect Sattom Alasad has expanded from designing physical buildings to virtual ones. Collectively known as a metaverse, digital spaces like Alasad’s allow users online to immersively interact with the env [Read story...]

What We Are Buying Today: Pétillante

Sun, 2022-01-23 23:45 If you are looking for some natural organic skincare, check out Pétillante’s products. This Saudi home business launched by Dalal Albaijan offers a wide range of handmade skin scrubs and body lotions. Pétillante offers seven [Read story...]

Rihanna shows off Amina Muaddi heels in New York

Mon, 2022-01-24 12:40 DUBAI: No one has an affinity for Amina Muaddi shoes quite like Rihanna. The singer-turned-designer has an unparalleled collection of heels by the Jordanian-Romanian designer, which have become her go-to choice of footwear wheth [Read story...]

‘Saudi Picasso’ thinks outside the box

Tue, 2022-01-18 23:27 JEDDAH: Saudi artist Faisal Al-Kheriji is keeping one eye on the past and the other on the future as he sets out to explore the rapid cultural changes transforming the Kingdom. The 27-year-old artist draws on cubism and surreali [Read story...]