- Al Jazeera via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsOct 04 12:08 AM
There is a gnawing sense that the war against ISIL may be the final test for Iraq's Kurds.
- StuffSep 29 07:14 PM
- WKRG News 5 MobileOct 05 08:32 AM
Today is Thursday, October 15, the 288th day of 2015. There are 77 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On October 15, 1915,…
Steven Berkoff interview: on Kafka, the state of modern theatre and how Saddam Hussein liberated peopleLondon Evening StandardSep 10 12:00 PM
Ahead of JW3’s Kafka Festival, actor, director, playwright and author Steven Berkoff spoke to David Ellis about the influence of Kafka's Metamorphasis, England's "imbecilic" laws and what he's currently working on
- The GuardianSep 06 10:30 PM
It’s one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, which means plenty of overpriced tourist traps. Here’s how to avoid them Cross the statue-lined Charles bridge to the Malá Strana district and admire the rich baroque architecture along the Royal Way as you ascend to the looming, and sprawling, complex that is Prague Castle . This offers priceless yet cost-free views back across the city. Tickets...
- Press Association via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsOct 05 10:16 AM
The Royal Ballet's principal dancer Edward Watson has hailed BBC One's Strictly Come Dancing for breaking down the "stigma" associated with men dancing.
- Portland TribuneOct 05 03:08 PM
Hannah Gildea has been asked to give Friends of the Oregon City Public Library Bookstore’s first-ever author reading at 1:30 p.m. this Saturday, Oct. 10, at 502 Seventh St. Gildea is becoming well-known around her hometown of Oregon City for delighting audiences with more than just her stories. Attendees of ...
- Business MirrorOct 06 03:51 AM
By David L. Ulin | Los Angeles Times ON the acknowledgments page of his third novel, Undermajordomo Minor, Patrick DeWitt cites as inspiration a variety of writers, including Thomas Bernhard, Italo Calvino, Roald Dahl, Shirley Jackson and Jean Rhys. This tells us something important about his intent. Like DeWitt’s last
- New York TimesSep 30 04:37 AM
Introducing our new (old) columnist, and questions over honoring a dead relative’s last wishes and downsizing a library.
- Al Jazeera via Yahoo Maktoob NewsSep 28 10:51 PM
Decades after warrior-king Sheikh Mahmud's overthrow, Kurds keep on fighting for a homeland.