In the face of death threats and accusations they are dishonouring their families by daring to perform, the women of Afghanistan’s first all-female orchestra are charting a new destiny for themselves through music.
With the chilly season continuing, don’t let the nip in the air hamper your party glam.
Stacked beneath vaulted ceilings in a tsarist-era building, cabinets store the seeds of thousands of plant varieties, many long gone from their original areas of habitat or cultivation.
Chesterfield sofas have become a classic statement of sophisticated style and design.
It isn’t an opinion heard frequently in the famously liberal Hollywood, but sci-fi queen Zoe Saldana has spoken out against the acting community for bullying abrasive Donald Trump.
Oman’s trendy are embracing the newest venue of hosting parties: Yachts. People are turning to the sea to celebrate their birthdays, weddings and anniversaries instead of a closed hall or hotel, as the idea of yachting is now finding a niche in the sultanate.
When a Neapolitan pizzaiolo created the ‘Pizza Margherita’ in honour of the Queen consort of Italy, Margherita of Savoy in 1889, history was made.
Women and men sashayed down catwalks together at London Fashion Week, in an unsettling of tradition backed by celebrated designers including Vivienne Westwood.