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Company attracts flak over lack of plays by women

Paula Vogel

The Manhattan Theater Club, one of New York’s foremost nonprofit theatre companies, has added a play written by a woman to its upcoming season in the face of criticism that seven of its upcoming offer

Greece's new prime minister to name caretaker cabinet

Vassiliki Thanou, signs a document during a swearing in ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Athens. (Photo: AP)

Supreme Court head Vassiliki Thanou was named as the caretaker prime minister

Kim Jong Un at it again: North Korea dismisses top officials

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Pyongyang threatened to destroy the South Korean loudspeakers

Hillary Clinton quietly trying to discourage Joe Biden from 2016 US Presidential bid

2016 US Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. (Photo: DC file)

Donors who publicly expressed support for Biden have been contacted by Clinton team

English opera star set to make Broadway leap

The cast of an earlier Broadway production of Les Miserables

That familiar feeling of being hunted has returned for Alfie Boe: He’s about to be Broadway’s latest Jean Valjean.

South Africa comes to life in gritty artform

Mbongeni Buthelezi works on a portrait in his Johannesburg studio. 	— AP

Mbongeni Buthelezi turns discarded bits of plastic into sought-after works of art

Driverless truck can help improve safety in work zones


Roving construction crews — the kind you see blacktopping a road, painting lines, inspecting a bridge or installing a traffic signal - are often protected from oncoming traffic by a specialized truck

Russia cancels short-lived Wiki ban

Russia on Tuesday canceled a ban on the Russian-language Wikipedia, which barely lasted a few hours and caused a storm among Russian online users.

Former Bharatiya Janata Party leader K.N. Govindacharya did not have many visitors when he was staying in New Delhi’s elite V.P. House, home and office to many parliamentarians and parties.

A Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court of India is to pronounce whether the right to privacy is a fundamental right or not.