Author J. K. Rowling on Monday marked the "wonderful" two decades since her Harry Potter creation first hit the shelves, starting a global literary phenomenon which has inspired a generation.Full Story
Everyone thought Tamer El Said had gone mad in the decade it took him to make his film "In the Last Days of the City".Full Story
Picture a hospital: the bustle of harried doctors and nurses, time dragging for lonely patients, and the pervasive sadness of a place for the sick and dying.Full Story
An Egyptian real estate tycoon jailed for the murder of Lebanese pop diva Suzanne Tamim was freed Friday as part of a presidential pardon for hundreds of detainees, security officials said.Full Story
From Dolce & Gabbana to Michael Kors, major brands are catering to lucrative Gulf markets during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, which is earning its own slot on the global fashion calendar.
With Muslim spending on clothing on the rise, mainstream labels are courting the dirham, dinar and riyal in a region home to some of the world's biggest buyers of fashion.Full Story
An engraved gold Cartier watch given to Jacqueline Kennedy and a reciprocal thank-you painting from the former first lady sold for $379,500 at auction in New York on Wednesday, Christie's said.
The Tank watch was given to Kennedy by her brother-in-law, Prince Stanislaw "Stas" Radziwill, in February 1963 to commemorate a 50-mile hike in Palm Beach championed by former president John F. Kennedy in a drive to make Americans fitter.Full Story
The frenzied drummer who is the force behind rockers X Japan declared headbanging to be "no good" on Tuesday as he sported a neck brace at his first press conference since emergency surgery.Full Story
Saturday, June 24 will be the night everybody in Lebanon is waiting for -- the opening ceremony for JOUNIEH SUMMER FESTIVAL, the Fireworks Spectacular direct from Jounieh Bay.
A show like never before, this year promises to be bigger, better and filled with a heart-stopping, breathtaking show. The show will transform the night sky into a dazzling masterpiece of colors.Full Story
Pop diva Beyonce and her rap mogul husband Jay-Z have welcomed twins, according to multiple U.S. media reports, with two new members joining music's royal family that already includes five-year-old Blue Ivy.Full Story