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French musicals strike a chord in China

French musicals that were hits in their country have struck a chord and found a second life far from home -- in China, where fans sing along with the foreign cast.


Iraqis walk past graffiti hailing Iraq's tuk-tuk drivers who have been helping protesters in Baghdad's Tahrir Square.

Fall of Berlin Wall

Festival week to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the November 9,1989 fall of the Berlin Wall.

Graffiti speak volumes in Chile's protest crisis

A visitor wondering what the deadly unrest in Chile is about can learn a lot from the graffiti that has blanketed the capital's streets.

Croatian turns garden into site for plane parties

In the middle of a tiny village in northwestern Croatia lies a Fokker-100 plane parked in a local resident's garden, but after 23 years of travelling the world, the aircraft will not be going anywhere.

Hong Kong's candyman turns sweets into an art form

Using a pair of scissors, a blow pipe and small metal tools, Hong Kong shopkeeper Louis To whittles a chunk of molten sugar into a dragon, a talent he began honing during China's Cultural Revolution.

Photo fair

Photographs on display at the 23rd edition of the annual Paris Photo Fair at the Grand Palais.

Cairo delights at sweet candies as Muslim festival nears

The sweet smell of candies wafts through downtown Cairo's historic Bab al-Bahr street as the Muslim Prophet Mohammed's birthday, known as "Al Mawlid Al Nabawi", draws near.

Meet the Berlin Wall tunnel digger saved by Stasi 'hero'

When Berlin's despised Wall went up in 1961, the divided city overnight became an imposing landscape of barbed wire and guards with shoot-to-kill orders.

Flames and fireworks as Myanmar fire balloon fest opens

The gigantic hot air balloon folded into itself and fell in a ball of flames, scattering onlookers below at the beginning of Myanmar's stunning yet treacherous fire balloon festival.


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