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Tehran, July 21, IRNA – Sharif University of Technology (SUT) professor has been awarded by System Dynamics Society prize for his thirty years of efforts and activities in the realm of system dynamic
Tehran, July 21, IRNA - Ambassador and Permanent Delegate of the Islamic Republic of Iran to UNESCO Ahmad Jalali in a message condoled the Iranian and the world scientific community on demise of the
It is not appropriate for Canadian pop star Justin Bieber to visit China because of his bad behaviour and he needed to improve his conduct to become
The WayHome music festival's decision to ban personal naloxone kits is based on keeping control in the hands of medical professionals, according to t
The WayHome music festival's decision to ban personal naloxone kits is based on keeping control in the hands of medical professionals, according to t
Jason Bateman plays an angry white money launderer trying to save his life at the Lake of the Ozarks. And Disney adds some new villain kids to its popular fairy-tale mix.
The future is now. Inventor Richard Browning just took cosplay to a whole new level.Displaying his creation on the streets of San Diego at Comic-Con on Thursday, Browning was able to levitate abov
Set in an America where slavery still exists, the show, from the “Game of Thrones” creators, has prompted concerns about its mixture of race, politics and history.
Movie recommendations from critics Kenneth Turan, Justin Chang and other reviewers. Baby Driver Edgar Wright’s exuberant, one-of-a-kind vehicular-action-thriller-musical-romance stars Ansel Elgor
He once drew the spotlight because he sought it. He bathed in it because he loved it. He chased the spotlight until it finally chased him back. O.J. Simpson, the polarizing former football star, s
Human or replicant?Three decades after Ridley Scott's original "Blade Runner" film and it's still pretty tough to tell. This week at Comic-Con fans are being treated to the ultimate immersive expe
The members of Slowdive never foresaw this twist in their story. Well on their way to becoming a revered footnote in the history of 1990s rock, the seminal English shoegazers are reunited, and eve
To build a lasting fan base in the relentless world of espionage thrillers, Brad Thor has cranked out 17 books in 16 years, selling nearly 15 million copies.
In Sébastien Laudenbach’s animated adaptation of a Grimm fairy tale, after her father’s deal with the Devil, a young girl loses her hands and must navigate the world without them.
This Argentine film, very loosely inspired by the Bartok opera “Bluebeard’s Castle,” observes the lives of teenage girls on the verge of adulthood.
Chester Bennington, the lead singer of the Los Angeles hard rock band Linkin Park, led the sextet to become one of the biggest acts of the 2000s, its mix of guitars and hip-hop defining the ensuin
Very much like the pivotal historical event it celebrates, "Dunkirk" confounds expectations. Both intimate and epic, as emotional as it is tension-filled, it is being ballyhooed as a departure for
The midwife of the title is Claire Breton (Catherine Frot), a Parisian woman in her 50s who, after years of bringing new life into the world, suddenly finds herself in the position of escorting so
Imagine Buster Keaton crossed with David Lynch, with a bit of Billy Wilder satire tossed into the mix, and you'll have a rough idea of the wild and crazy tightrope 1963's absurdist "Il Boom" manag
At last month’s BET Awards, rapper and Internet talk-show host Joe Budden got into a highly publicized tiff with the members of Migos after he walked out of his own red-carpet interview with that
Some films have an influence that transcends their brief time on first-run screens, but it's not always the films you anticipate that last. "Midnight Return: The Story of Billy Hayes and Turkey,"
Chester Bennington, lead vocalist of Linkin Park, died of an apparent suicide Thursday morning, the Los Angeles County coroner confirmed. He was 41. The coroner’s office was notified about Benning
There are plenty of documentaries about rock stars, but what about the guy who discovers the rock stars? This is the question at the center of Drew Stone’s “Who the … is That Guy?,” a film about o
One of the fascinating things about documentary filmmaking is how a story’s initial focus or intent can shift during production based on unexpected discoveries or real-time events. Such was the jo
The museum’s acquisition of 16 drawings and a painting from an unidentified British collector is its “biggest in terms of financial value,” its director said.
Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith and Tiffany Haddish play longtime friends in a sharply written comedy that's not just inclusive; it's downright enveloping.
The sheer number of autism documentaries has provided one key overall benefit in understanding those on the spectrum: they’re not monolithic. The breaststroking, freestyling young athletes in “Swi
The audience-testing art-film “Kuso” is the the first feature from avant-garde hip-hop musician Steve Ellison, a.k.a. Flying Lotus — a man who clearly grew up watching the midnight movies of yore.
Continuing the tradition of brutal Australian horror films like “Wolf Creek,” “Killing Ground” is an effective indie creeper that unnerves the audience with its all-too-realistic violence. What’s
Low-budget horror filmmakers have seemingly found every possible way to construct a “found footage” movie, but with “The Gracefield Incident,” writer-director Mathieu Ratthe tries something unusua
Hasbro is now offering a Star Wars Monopoly set for sale in the U.S. that includes the female character Rey after an uproar that started with an onli
Somehow worse than its ridiculous title, “Awaken the Shadowman” is sillier than it is scary. At once portentous and pretentious, it creates the expectation that audiences are in for a villain wort
Maybe the third time will be the charm? In 2014, the Hollywood Bowl presented a concert tribute to the late, great Ella Fitzgerald that had its heart — but not its mind — in the right place. With
It may be true, as Tolstoy famously put it, that “every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” Yet it’s hard to ignore, among a rising number of screen stories that purport to explore family t
In a major coup, the J. Paul Getty Museum is adding 16 extraordinary Old Master and 19th century to its collection, plus Jean-Antoine Watteau's "The Surprise," which had gone missing for 150 years
The Met will set out 3,000 chairs for screenings of Ingmar Bergman’s film of Mozart’s “The Magic Flute,” followed by 10 nights of starry performances.
It wasn't an easy decision for Connor Hirtle to go back to Cavendish Beach Music Festival this year, but he said ultimately, he's glad he decided to
Spanish police have recovered three of five paintings by British artist Francis Bacon that were stolen from a Madrid apartment in 2015, they said Thursday
The books will appear on Oct. 20 as part of a 20th anniversary celebration and exhibition at the British Library. But they aren’t new novels or even plays.
After opening its doors in the midst of a recession, the head of the National Music Centre says they’re working hard to attract more visitors and cli
Making it in Hollywood is no easy feat, and doing so as a woman is even more difficult. If that woman is black — or Latina or Asian or otherwise nonwhite — the odds just aren’t in her favor. But w
Meaghan Rath will join the eighth season of procedural police drama Hawaii Five-0 after two regular cast members dropped out over contractual dispute
Kabul, July 19, IRNA - Minister of Health and Medical Education Hassan Qazizadeh Hashemi and his Afghan counterpart Ferozudin Feroz on Wednesday signed six MoUs for cooperation in various fields.
Her loss leaves the St. John’s and Atlantic Canadian arts communities shocked and deeply saddened. Her work leaves them strengthened, inspired, and g
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