Renowned British painter David Hockney unveiled the huge painting he is donating to the Pompidou Center in Paris.
Meet The Black Comedian Who Has Become Japan’s Most Unlikely Star
It’s extremely difficult for anyone from the outside to make it in Japan, and it’s even harder in the entertainment industry. Dexter Thomas went to Tokyo to meet one Nigerian-American comedian who’s […]
Women In Tech Tell Us How To Fix The Industry’s Gender Problem
“There are not enough white men to do this!”
Estonians experiment with digital IDs
It has been called the most advanced digital society in the world.Estonia has led the way with ID cards, online voting and electronic government services, but with all this comes greater exposure […]
Popeye – Harry Nilsson Deluxe CD unboxing
The first disc of this deluxe 2-CD set for the Popeye soundtrack features the original music from the film with the previously unreleased score composed by Thomas Pierson. The second disc features […]
Japan: ‘Queen of polka dots’ museum opens
A museum celebrating the work of the Japanese artist known as the ‘queen of polka dots’ has opened in Tokyo. Yayoi Kusama’s career has spanned more than seven decades. Her work commands […]
Yuriko Koike, the media-savvy Tokyo governor, just launched the ‘Party of Hope’
Japan just got a new, political party. Read more about ‘Kibo no To’ here. Wikipedia page here. PROMO: MEDIA:
Is Barbecue diplomacy just what the US needs to solve the current crisis with North Korea?
Cubby”s Ribs, Hackensack, New Jersey, USA. It might sound like a tall tale..but this barbecued ribs joint in New Jersey was, for more than a decade, the only diplomatic channel between the […]
An automotive legend made of wood
Michel Robillard has built an iconic Citroen 2CV. But his is rather unusual. It’s made of wood, but it’s still road-worthy. For the French carpenter, it’s a dream come true.
Colombia: Surge in cocaine production despite government efforts
As US officials express concern over a record surge in cocaine production in Colombia, the South American country says it has a plan to reduce the farming of coca for good. US […]