Tag: Arts and Culture

Inspiring cultures: Bruce Lee’s Fist of Fury dubbed into | Incredible Solutions Tech

It’s the film that inspired a generation: the flying kicks, the furious punches, the whirlwind sound effects. Fist of Fury is the classic 1972 Bruce Lee film that took the world by storm. Tragically, Lee died a year after making it, aged just 32. But his films have had...

‘Kimye’ split: Kim Kardashian files for divorce from Kanye | Incredible Solutions Tech

The filing follows months of leaks and reports that the marriage between the two celebrities was on the rocks. Reality television celebrity and businesswoman Kim Kardashian has filed for divorce from rapper Kanye West after almost seven years of marriage and months of rumours that their relationship had broken...

Mars landing, Kitty goes to Washington and auctioning digital | Incredible Solutions Tech

It’s been a week of wild weather for regions across the globe — from snow in Jerusalem to a deep freeze in Texas. After you dry your socks off and shake the snow out of your hair, pour yourself a cup of hot chocolate and dig into the biggest...

Rebel Riot: The punk soundtrack to Myanmar’s anti-coup | Incredible Solutions Tech

“It’s not an easy thing as a woman here in Myanmar,” said Hnin. “You have a lot of restrictions and you are not supposed to [be a singer in a punk band].” The tattooed 23-year-old features in “One Day”, a new film clip by Myanmar’s foremost punk band Rebel...

Roses are red and contributing to climate change, florists | Incredible Solutions Tech

Florists in Paris are trying to convince their customers to choose locally grown flowers over roses, which must be flown in and contribute to carbon emissions. It is the classic romantic combination: Valentine’s Day and a bouquet of red roses. But some Parisian florists are trying to wean customers...

Disney earnings top expectations as streaming offsets park | Incredible Solutions Tech

The Disney+ streaming service had reached 94.9 million subscribers as of January 2 up from 86.8 million in early December, the company said. Walt Disney Co reported quarterly earnings that topped Wall Street expectations as gains in its streaming media business helped make up the hit to theme park operations and...

Our Time Machine: A Story of Love and Loss | Incredible Solutions Tech

Shaken by his father’s Alzheimer's diagnosis, a Chinese artist sets out to create a magical play based on their lives. Source link...

Avoiding the ‘Two-Faced Blade Demon’ as the Year of the Ox | Incredible Solutions Tech

Inside the underground mall adjacent to Taipei’s renowned Lungshan Temple, a chubby white bird pecks at a box of orange and red envelopes under the watchful gaze of his owner Chin-yuan Chang. He picks at one and then another and finally decides on an orange envelope, which he pulls...

Muslims in America: A forgotten history | Arts and Culture | Incredible Solutions Tech

In the summer of 1863, newspapers in North Carolina announced the death of “a venerable African”, referred to, in a paternalistic manner, as “Uncle Moreau”. Omar ibn Said, a Muslim, was born in 1770 in Senegal and by the time of his death, he had been enslaved for 56...

Diggers and dreamers: Vinyl collectors in Africa’s city of | Incredible Solutions Tech

It is about an hour’s brisk walk from Jeppe High School for Boys in the east of Johannesburg to the Kohinoor record store in the inner city. More than 20 years ago, it was a trip Mxolisi Makhubo and his small group of hip-hop loving, self-proclaimed “outsiders” at their...

Obamas announce 6 Netflix projects, including ‘Exit West’ film | Incredible Solutions Tech

The former president and first lady’s Higher Ground Productions is working on three movies, two TV series and a docuseries for the streaming platform. Barack and Michelle Obama’s production company on Friday announced six new projects in development for Netflix Inc, including a love story with a supernatural twist...

The Super Bowl ads generating big buzz before Sunday’s big | Incredible Solutions Tech

It might not have seemed likely early in the coronavirus pandemic, but the 55th Super Bowl Sunday is upon us yet again. Each year, United States advertisers pull out all the stops to entertain the crowd of 100 million viewers expected to tune in to the CBS broadcast on...

Indian Muslim comic, jailed for jokes he never cracked, gets | Incredible Solutions Tech

Top court grants interim bail to Munawar Faruqui who was jailed for more than a month over jokes he did not tell, but was ‘going to’. India’s top court has granted interim bail to a Muslim stand-up comedian who was jailed for more than a month over jokes he...

The Crown, Schitt’s Creek, Ozark lead Golden Globe TV | Incredible Solutions Tech

The Crown, Schitt’s Creek, and Ozark lead the pack of Golden Globe TV nominees as the Hollywood Foreign Press Association showcases hits that entertain streaming audiences during the coronavirus pandemic. British royal drama The Crown, small-town comedy Schitt’s Creek and crime thriller Ozark led the pack of Golden Globe...

The financial burden of weddings on India’s poorest families | | Incredible Solutions Tech

New Delhi, India – New Delhi-based schoolteacher Sunita Sharma was very excited about her wedding in November 2019 to her neighbour, an electrician. The 26-year-old had saved up $2,000 from her monthly salary of $200 for the wedding expenses. But that was not enough. Her mother also had to...