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Ancient, near-pristine Buddha to make Kabul museum debut

KABUL: Having withstood time, the elements, looters and war, a spectacular Buddha restored and removed from one of Afghanistan’s most dangerous regions is to make its public debut in the country’s national museum. The statue, which depicts the sage in a purple shroud offering his hands to the heavens, had been hidden beneath layers of… Read More »

Beauty and the Beast release postponed indefinitely in Malaysia

SINGAPORE: The release date for the highly anticipated Disney film Beauty and the Beast has been postponed indefinitely in Malaysia, the country’s major cinemas said on Monday (Mar 13). The movie had been slated to open in Malaysian theatres on Thursday. In a Facebook post, Golden Screen Cinema said it will conduct a refund for customers… Read More »