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Metallica: 'Nothing Else Matters' turns 30

  • Thrash metal megastars Metallica almost didn't record "Nothing Else Matters," but the smash hit song has gone on to write music history for three decades.
Lars Ulrich (l), James Hetfield, Kirk Hammett, and Robert Trujillo of Metallica perform in 2021(Amy Harris/Invision/AP/picture alliance )
Lars Ulrich (l), James Hetfield, Kirk Hammett, and Robert Trujillo of Metallica perform in 2021(Amy Harris/Invision/AP/picture alliance )
Published on Apr 20, 2022 01:52 PM IST
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Tunisian weavers turn rags into eco-friendly rugs

  • Najet unravels an old pair of jeans, raw material for a designer carpet: traditional, eco-friendly crafts are being adapted for new markets thanks to a project born in the Tunisian desert.
A Tunisian craftswoman weaves a rug at a workshop run by Shanti, a social enterprise that helps artisans from across the North African country (FETHI BELAID AFP)
A Tunisian craftswoman weaves a rug at a workshop run by Shanti, a social enterprise that helps artisans from across the North African country (FETHI BELAID AFP)
Published on Apr 17, 2022 11:27 AM IST
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AFP | | Posted by Parmita Uniyal

Bengaluru’s ancient fort in ruins

  • The Old Dungeon fort in Bengaluru remains an abandoned structure with graffiti on its walls and filth littered in the prison cells inside.
The Ganesha Temple of the fort when it was being renovated
The Ganesha Temple of the fort when it was being renovated
Published on Mar 14, 2022 08:00 PM IST
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Burberry celebrates British culture in Fall-Winter 2022 live show at London

British luxury label Burberry returns to the London catwalk with its first in-person fashion show in two years, presenting menswear and womenswear collections that celebrates British culture.
A model presents a creation for Burberry during the Burberry's Fall-Winter 2022 Ready-to-Wear collection fashion show in London (Photo by Tolga Akmen / AFP)
A model presents a creation for Burberry during the Burberry's Fall-Winter 2022 Ready-to-Wear collection fashion show in London (Photo by Tolga Akmen / AFP)
Updated on Mar 12, 2022 07:29 AM IST
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Reuters | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, London

Restoration of Michelangelo's Pieta statue in Florence reveals flaws in marble

  • The works of restoration confirmed that the 2,700 kg piece of marble had veins and numerous minute cracks, particularly on the base, which may have been the reason for Michelangelo's decision to stop working on the sculpture before finishing it. 
Michelangelo's sculpture known as Bandini Pieta' is displayed in the Opera del Duomo museum after being restored for the first time in around 470 years(REUTERS)
Michelangelo's sculpture known as Bandini Pieta' is displayed in the Opera del Duomo museum after being restored for the first time in around 470 years(REUTERS)
Published on Jan 23, 2022 08:51 AM IST
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