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Art: Frieze London springs to life

In recognition of performance art, organisers have invited six galleries to participate in a new section, called Live Asia homepage

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These animated GIFs bring classic music albums to life

The best album covers invite you to their imaginary worlds, but they've always been static images. What if album art were less like a painting and more like a window into another world? A Tumblr artist going by the name … Continue reading

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Van Gogh still life set to fetch $50m

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Uighur rights activist sentenced to life

Uighur academic given life imprisonment, according to his lawyers, in the harshest verdict since Xi Jinping launched a crackdown on internal dissent Asia homepage

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Iraqi Christians fly to new life in France after escaping Islamic State – Daily Mail

euronews Iraqi Christians fly to new life in France after escaping Islamic StateDaily MailARBIL, Iraq, Sept 20 (Reuters) – On a warm evening at Arbil International Airport in Iraqi Kurdistan some 150 mostly Christian refugees anxiously waited to flee their … Continue reading

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Book Talk: Karl Ove Knausgaard on life after his ‘Struggle’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Norwegian author Karl Ove Knausgaard won critical praise for his first two novels, one of which was a highly inventive tale of human encounters with angels. Reuters: Entertainment News

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David Haines’ family fear British airstrikes will endanger ISIS hostage’s life – Daily Mail

Daily Mail David Haines' family fear British airstrikes will endanger ISIS hostage's lifeDaily MailThe 44-year-old aid worker has been held up by the extremist group as their next victim after the beheading of two US journalists. But as David Cameron … Continue reading

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Sony says 2K screens are a waste for smartphones, especially if they kill battery life

When you’re using a display that’s only around 5 inches, do you really need it to have a 2K resolution when a 1080p resolution will do just fine? Sony certainly doesn’t think so and in an interview with TrustedReviews, Sony … Continue reading

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Comedian Joan Rivers still on life support: daughter

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Comedian Joan Rivers remained on life support on Tuesday after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest, her daughter Melissa said. Reuters: Entertainment News

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See the special effects that bring ‘Game of Thrones’ to life

Game of Thrones didn't get much love from the Emmys last week — it only won just four technical awards out of 19 nominations — but there's no denying what an impressive achievement the series is. Its creators have brought … Continue reading

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