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Duchamp’s moustachioed Mona Lisa sells for $750,000

Duchamp’s moustachioed Mona Lisa sells for $750,000

One of Marcel Duchamp’s reproductions of Leonardo Da Vinci’s “Mona Lisa”, on to which he pencilled a beard and moustache, has sold for 632,500 euros ($750,000) at Sotheby’s in Paris, reports BSS. It was part of the sale of a collection of surrealist works owned by American Arthur Brandt, with 110 pieces fetching 3.9 million […]

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Adnan Sami Enthralis fans in Kashmir

Bollywood singer Adnan Sami enthralled fans at a concert here this evening on the banks of Dal lake AT SKICC lawns, to help the tourism sector which has seen a huge slump during past two years, reports Mumbai Mirror. The Pakistani-origin artist who is now Indian citizen confessed that he was blown away by the […]

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Belarussian student becomes first-ever Miss Wheelchair World

A psychology student from Belarus, Aleksandra Chichikova, was chosen Miss Wheelchair World in the first-ever edition of the beauty pageant held in Warsaw on Saturday, reports BSS. “Fight your anxiety and your fears,” the 23-year-old Chichikova said at a gala evening after the contestants had presented themselves in national costumes and evening dresses in elaborated […]

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The making of Hong Kong’s famous ‘fire dragon’

Thousands of festival-goers packed a historic neighbourhood of Hong Kong to watch a “fire dragon” lit with incense sticks dance through the streets in a century-old ritual, reports BSS. The 67-metre (220-foot) long dragon snakes around the network of narrow paths in the village of Tai Hang each year to the sound of roaring drums, […]

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Wins Emmy for best comedy series

LOS ANGELES,  – “Veep,” the satire of a hapless but charming woman who becomes the first female president of the United States, on Sunday won the Emmy for best comedy series, reports BSS. The television prize comes days after HBO said that “Veep” would end next year. Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who plays the central character of […]

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Angelina Jolie weirded her kids out by trying the Maleficent voice on them

Angelina Jolie, who will reprise her role for an upcoming sequel to the Disney villain origin story Maleficent, recently revealed she was initially intimidated by the thought of playing Sleeping Beauty’s nemesis, reports Hindustan Times. Angelina Jolie, who will reprise her role for an upcoming sequel to the Disney villain origin story Maleficent, recently revealed […]

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Ganesh Visarjan : Aishwarya visits Lalbaugcha Raja

+As India gets ready to bid adieu to Lord Ganesh on Ganesh Visarjan on Tuesday, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was among the hordes to visit Mumbai’s Lalbaugcha Raja. Accompanied by husband Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya was seen dressed in a red saree at the famous pandal on Monday evening, reports Hindustan Times. The Bachchan family are devotess […]

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