Publication date 18 July 2019 | 10:40 | ICT
While many in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv start the weekend at a sidewalk cafe, there is a small group of visitors walking the streets in search of Bauhaus buildings.
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 10:37 | ICT
From awkward sex scenes to cheap-looking robes and a shot of Red Square in 1905 with the Lenin Mausoleum already in place, Russians have found plenty to criticise in Netflix’s new series The Last Czars.
Publication date 17 July 2019 | 14:54 | ICT
While industrial robots have become a common sight in factories across eastern China, the country’s agriculture sector is seen by some as a place where few technologies can take root,
Publication date 17 July 2019 | 14:08 | ICT
An Industrial dump site in Siberia whose turquoise lake resembles a tropical paradise has become a magnet for Instagrammers who risk their health in the toxic water to wow online followers.
Publication date 17 July 2019 | 13:31 | ICT
Its lilts and grooves can feel like nostalgic rhythms from a bygone era, but jazz remains a thriving contemporary art form – and its proponents still flock to New York hoping to catch a break.
Publication date 17 July 2019 | 11:29 | ICT
Not far from what is affectionately known as the “Stinky River” or “Tonle Crap”, the Boeung Trabek sewage canal notoriously choking with plastic rubbish, Sandy Kotan and her team at Only One Planet are working to wean people off sin
Publication date 17 July 2019 | 11:14 | ICT
From Peter Parker’s run-in with a radioactive spider to Superman fleeing an exploding Krypton – comic book fans love a good origin story.
Publication date 17 July 2019 | 11:02 | ICT
When Mohamed Ghaly’s workshop was reduced to rubble in February, he could never imagine that a new cultural centre dedicated to an instrument with Pharaonic roots would thrive just months later.
Publication date 16 July 2019 | 15:21 | ICT
Disney's blockbuster 3D remakes of animated classics have rampaged through box offices in recent years, but the studio is banking on its latest – The Lion King – to climb right to the top of the food chain.
Publication date 16 July 2019 | 14:30 | ICT
Retiring from a career can bring on despondency, but more seniors are being given the chance to keep working, albeit in different kinds of jobs.