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Nepal’s musicians retune to tradition

|     Paavan Mathema     | KATHMANDU (AFP) - Nepal’s musical heritage is enjoying a revival as young musicians fuse the sounds of traditional instruments once at...

Dutch woman with a trumpet taking Colombian salsa by storm

|     Florence Panoussian     | BOGOTA (AFP) - A woman playing trumpet in a salsa band in traditionally macho South America is a rare...

Butter shortage chills France’s patisserie-loving soul

|     Fiachra Gibbons & Anna Pelegri     | PARIS (AFP) - There can arguably be no greater threat to the French way of life...

Ireland: A world-class medical education destination

TRADITIONALLY known as the ‘Island of Saints and Scholars’, Ireland is recognised the world over for its educational excellence. Top students from Malaysia have...

Rare manuscripts to be sold from alleged Paris pyramid scam

|    Philippe Sotto    | PARIS (AP) - Thousands of French investors are hoping to recover some of the money they lost in an alleged pyramid...

Newly discovered painting shows Washington’s wartime tent

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philip Mead was online late one night in May, looking for possible artefacts from the American Revolution, when a painting up...

Las Vegas marathon kicks off after concert attack

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Las Vegas ramped up security for the annual Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon, which was the first major outdoor event on...

Old trucker hangouts now cool places to stay

|     Sara Clemence     | HOTEL design is often a process of addition, whether it’s that perfect throw pillow, location-specific coffee-table books, or a...

Massive Eataly World theme park opening in Italy

|     Colleen Barry     | BOLOGNA, Italy (AP) — The man behind the Eataly food empire is opening a massive attraction — part permanent...

If you only eat three meals in Charleston, SC, make them...

|     John Briley     | WITH an ocean and two estuarine rivers lapping at Charleston, South Carolina’s hem, it’s no surprise that this lively,...

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