A rural Chinese student and top performer in the college entrance exams has grasped national headlines by choosing to study archeology, defying a long-held stereotype that the major, and humanities in general, are not meant for social ladder climbers.
Chinese rural applicant for archeology unfazed by online controversies
Museums around the world are struggling because of the coronavirus: New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art is projecting $100 million in losses this year, and even France’s publicly funded Louvre has lost 40 million euros following a four-month closure.
Good thinking: How Rodin ensured the financial future of his Paris museum
Franca Valeri, an elegant, ironic and versatile actor who pioneered female comic roles in Italy’s postwar years and helped the nation laugh at its foibles, died at 100.
Italy’s pioneering comic actress, Franca Valeri, dies at 100
Iranian Ambassador to Sarajevo Mahmoud Heidari and Belmin Karamehmedovic, the director general of BHRT (Radio and Television of Bosnia and Herzegovina) called for radio and TV cooperation.
Iran, Bosnia call for radio, TV cooperation
Acclaimed Iranian short film, ‘Driving Lessons,’ directed by Marzieh Riahi, is selected as one of the 10 finalists in the 2020 Manhattan Short Film Festival and distributed on DVD to participating theaters.
Iran’s ‘Driving Lessons’ among 10 finalists in Manhattan Short Film Festival
The Indonesian Tourism and Creative Economy Ministry is mulling over the possibility of establishing travel bubbles with neighboring countries in a more local scope to accelerate the rebound of the pandemic-hit tourism industry, the ministry’s official has said.
Indonesia considers localized travel bubble to accelerate tourism industry recovery
In these times, any institution celebrating its 150th anniversary is a reason to rejoice. And for visitors to the Big Apple, as well as its native sons and daughters, the best of art is its own Metropolitan Museum of Art.
World’s best art is helping celebrate Met’s 150th birthday
Next year’s Tribeca Film Festival, the 20th anniversary edition, is set for June 9-20 in New York City, moving the event to a slot almost two months later than usual.
Tribeca Film Festival moves to early June slot for 2021
Iranian short film, ‘The Stain,’ is selected to compete at the 2020 edition of the Threadbare Mitten Film Festival in the US from September 3 to 7.
Iranian short film ‘The Stain’ to vie in US

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