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Anonymous posts Taiwan flag on UN site

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — "Anonymous" hacked into a U.N. website to call for calm in the Guyana-Venezuela crisis and uploaded Taiwan's flag, emblem, and photos of famous leaders. ...

'Like Water for Chocolate' brings food, magic, spice and lust to NY's grandest ballet stage

NEW YORK (AP) — How do you choreograph a scene of mass food poisoning? A young woman in an erotic frenzy? Or a couple whose passion is so intense, they literally catch fire? These were j...

Xinying in southern Taiwan recommended as ideal place for YouBike tour

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Tainan City Government recommends Xinying to tour on YouBike as there are seven YouBike 2.0 stations across the district and a flat and enjoyable bikeway system, accor...

Ukrainian troupe cancels Taiwan performance of Russian ballet 'Swan Lake'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The United Ukrainian Ballet will drop Russian composer Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s classic ballet “Swan Lake” when it visits Taiwan next month for a program titl...

Julia Garner, Selena Gomez and Emma D’arcy Shine in De Beers Jewellers at the 2023 Golden Globe Awards

LOS ANGELES, US - Media OutReach - 13 January 2023 - De Beers Jewellers natural and responsibly sourced diamonds dazzled on nominees and actresses Julia Garner, Selena Gomez and Emma D'Arcy at the 80...

Chelsea hires Graham Potter as manager, replacing Tuchel

Chelsea’s new American owners took a gamble with the first managerial appointment of their tenure, hiring Graham Potter from Premier League rival Brighton on Thursday despite his lack of experience co...

Russian opera 'Boris Godunov' to open next La Scala season

MILAN (AP) — Milan’s famed La Scala opera house on Monday announced the celebration of next season’s gala premiere with the Russian opera “Boris Godunov,″ a move it hopes will underline the separation...

Young Ukrainian dancers, trapped abroad, get Paris residency

PARIS (AP) — The dancers are torn between body and mind — physically on stage in Paris but in spirit back home in Kyiv. In other circumstances, the Kyiv City Ballet's residency at th...

Crawling Mat Market Prophesied to Grow at a Faster Pace by 2022-2031

The latest figures from the worldwide Crawling Mat market are now available on Market.us Reports. The report identifies growth opportunities and challenges. Restraints and opportunity analysis is a to...

Shcherbakova and Kagiyama take the lead after short program

GRENOBLE, France (AP) — World champion Anna Shcherbakova led a Russian sweep of the women’s short program at the ISU Grand Prix in France on Friday. Skating to “Dangerous Affairs” by...

Nathan Chen falters, Vincent Zhou leads at Skate America

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nathan Chen is out of podium position for the first time in almost four years. The three-time reigning world figure skating champion — and this season’s Olympic gold...

Star British choreographer Liam Scarlett dies at 35

LONDON (AP) — Liam Scarlett, a star British choreographer whose career was clouded by abuse allegations, has died. He was 35. Scarlett’s family said Saturday that “it is with great s...

4 more Moscow Ballet members test positive for coronavirus in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (Dec. 17) announced that four out of the eight new cases of Wuhan coronavirus are members of the Moscow Bal...

Moscow Ballet canceled in Taipei after 4 positive coronavirus tests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The opening night performance of the Moscow Classical Ballet has been canceled after four troupe members tested positive for the Wuhan coronavirus on Wednesday (Dec. 16). ...

Pop Culture in (ugh) 2020, from the bizarre to the sublime

And now, for our annual look at the year in pop culture…. Oh, wait. This was 2020. The year everything stopped cold. Well, not really. Truth is, people turned to culture of all kinds...