Jordan’s veteran musicians revive Arab song

Jordan’s veteran musicians revive Arab song
A group of musicians are causing a sensation in Jordan by reviving the golden age of Arab song -- and not one of them is under the age of 50."I would give you anything for the feast, my angel."Beshara Rabadi, 62, sang the line to a enthusiastic crowd at a concert hall in central Amman. Many instantly recognised the song of famous Iraqi singer, N...

More than six million tweets on Harry and Meghan’s big day

More than six million tweets on Harry and Meghan’s big day
Over six million people tweeted on Prince Harry's marriage to Meghan Markle, more than three times the number during his older brother's wedding, social media monitoring firm Visibrain said Sunday.Between 2200 GMT Friday and 2300 GMT Saturday, 6,604,498 tweets were posted worldwide on the royal nuptials, of which 5.2 million bore the hashtag #Royal...

Divided Britain unites for royal wedding revelry

Divided Britain unites for royal wedding revelry
At street parties and pubs around the country, Britons celebrated Saturday's royal wedding with bunting, booze and bonhomie in a welcome respite from the divisions and uncertainties of Brexit.Families, friends and neighbours converged to watch Prince Harry and Meghan Markle exchange vows in the last major royal wedding for a generation. After week...

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle declared husband and wife

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle declared husband and wife
Prince Harry and US TV star Meghan Markle were married in Windsor Castle on Saturday in a star-studded and emotional ceremony watched live by cheering crowds and beamed into homes around the world. Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, the spiritual leader of the world's Anglicans, declared the couple husband and wife after they exchanged v...

Prince Harry to marry Meghan Markle as world watches

Prince Harry to marry Meghan Markle as world watches
WINDSOR, United Kingdom, May 19 (AFP) - Britain's Prince Harry weds US former actress Meghan Markle on Saturday in a pomp-filled ceremony at Windsor Castle, a globally-watched event overshadowed in the build-up by her fractious family's feuding. Some 100,000 people are expected in Windsor, west of London, for the historic moment and street parties ...

Three Nepalis tour 20 countries on bicycles with ‘Nepal is safe after quake’ message

Three Nepalis tour 20 countries on bicycles with ‘Nepal is safe after quake’ message
Three Nepalis recently completed a bicycle tour of 20 countries in the world with the message 'Nepal is safe after earthquake'.Anish Dhakal and Dilip Chhetri, of Kathmandu, both 22 and Nirmal Baral, 42, of Pokhara completed their bicycle tour of India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Brunei, Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan, South Korea,...

Veteran actor Vinod Khanna passes away

Veteran actor Vinod Khanna passes away
NEW DELHI: Veteran Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna passed away on Thursday. He was 70. Khanna had been suffering from cancer. The actor, who was sitting Bharatiya Janata Party member of the Lok Sabhafrom the Gurdaspur constituency in Punjab, had been admitted to Sir H.N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre in Mumbai, recently. In a sta...

KP Oli’s When I was Prime Minister launched

KP Oli’s When I was Prime Minister launched
Kathmandu, Jan 27: A collection of important speeches, statements and interviews of Chairperson of CPN-UML KP Sharma Oli during his 9 month stint as the 38th Prime Minister has been launched amid a programme here Friday. Compiled by Saurav Oli, the book 'Ma Pradhan Mantri Hunda' (When I was Prime Minister) was published by the UML's Central Offic...

Famous rapper Yama Buddha no more

Famous rapper Yama Buddha no more
Kathmandu, Jan 15: In an apparent suicide, famous Nepali rapper Anil Adhikari, widely known as Yama Buddha, has been found dead here on Saturday morning. Adhikari’s brother-in-law Resh Marhatta confirmed the death talking to Republica Online. BBC Nepali Service said that the rapper is no more. Quoting the family sources, journalist Bhagirath Yogi ...