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Slovenia, a land with beekeeping in its genes

Beekeeping is a cherished national tradition in Slovenia, with colourful beehives to be found dotted throughout fields, on the edge of forests, in gardens and on city rooftops.
May 20, 2018
The first Omani equestrienne to obtain the UKCC certification talks about how horse riding changed her life, and the true spirit of horsemanship
May 15, 2018
Diet consultant Jishy Seby gives a low-down on Ramadan diet
May 13, 2018
From an African-American detective infiltrating the Ku Klux Klan to Kurdish female fighters battling jihadists, here are the movies that will compete for the top Palme d'Or prize at the Cannes film festival.
May 08, 2018
The Oscar-winning actors both star in Iranian master Asghar Farhadi's Spanish psychological thriller "Everybody Knows", which will kick off the festival and is up for the top Palme d'Or prize.
May 07, 2018
In building community and bringing the world closer together, Facebook is where people share their Ramadan experiences around common passions and goals.
May 06, 2018
The collective has 15 artists and the show has been curated and conceived by Tarini Agarwal.
May 06, 2018
Dubai Tourism launches Dubai Pass to experience the best attractions in Dubai at the best price
May 06, 2018
Doha Film Institute (DFI) will take part in the 71st Cannes Film Festival from May 8 to 19 with a number of films that it supported.
May 03, 2018
The Tung Trees that cover the hills and fields were an important cash crop for the Hakka. They also brought many economic opportunities to the local economy.
May 01, 2018
BEYOUboutique, the concept store that has constantly been making news, recently held it’s first Ramadan themed trunk show, “Ramadan Insights”.
April 25, 2018
From a distance, it looks like a deep-blue sea has formed in the middle of the Mexican desert.
April 24, 2018
Indian space scientist Dr Nambi Narayanan on rockets and the legal battle that marred his work
April 23, 2018
International theatre chains have long eyed the kingdom as the Middle East's last untapped mass market, with its more than 30 million people, the majority of whom are under 25.
April 19, 2018
In the largest ever genetic study on pigmentation, which includes skin and hair, researchers analysed DNA data from almost 300,000 people of European descent.
April 17, 2018
More than 200 children are participating in the seven-a-side tournament, which kicks off ahead of this year's Russia-hosted World Cup.
April 16, 2018
In an era replete with fake news stories, you might expect video evidence to provide a clearer picture of the truth.
April 12, 2018
The skeletons of an allosaurus and a diplodocus are up for auction in Paris this week, marketed as hip interior design objects -- for those with big enough living rooms.
April 10, 2018
It's a busy afternoon at Istanbul Modern, Turkey's premier modern art museum, and the gallery is packed with visitors taking selfies or discussing the artworks in hushed tones.
April 08, 2018
He may be sent to jail for up to six years during sentencing later Thursday
April 05, 2018
In its heyday, half a century ago, East Africa's Safari Rally was renowned as being among the toughest in the world, a formidable challenge for car and driver, across escarpment and savannah.
April 02, 2018
Designer Rishabh Manocha speaks on bespoke tailoring, sustainability & the form-function dialogue
March 29, 2018
At the Sikka Art Fair in Dubai, regional art, especially from Saudi Arabia steals the show
March 29, 2018
From coyotes in the Bronx to red foxes in Queens, raccoons in Manhattan, owls in Brooklyn and deer in Staten Island, wildlife roams the urban jungle of New York.
March 27, 2018
March 23rd commemorates the historical ‘Pakistan Resolution’ adopted in 1940 at Lahore which led to culmination of a longstanding democratic, political and legal struggle to attaining independence from British rule and creation of Pakistan.
March 25, 2018
YouTube has announced it is making a movie in-house to be released in theaters, in a development seen as a step towards the model of new-media innovator Amazon.
March 22, 2018
On World Down Syndrome Day, teachers at Injaz Private School speak about doing their bit to integrate special students into mainstream classes
March 21, 2018
International flower master, Phubast Chesdmethee hosted his first ever exhibition in Oman at Al Mouj Muscat
March 19, 2018
Students put their ideas for futuristic, energy-efficient vehicles to test in Singapore
March 14, 2018
Stephen Hawking, who has died aged 76, was Britain's most famous modern day scientist, a genius who dedicated his life to unlocking the secrets of the Universe.
March 14, 2018