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BDL must release funds to buy fuel oil: EDL 

Lebanon’s state electricity company on Saturday renewed its warning that the country will imminently face total blackout if the Central Bank fails to buy fuel oil to run the power plants that are running out of fuel oil.

BDL must release funds to buy fuel oil: EDL 

Lebanon’s state electricity company on Saturday renewed its warning that the country will imminently face total blackout if the Central Bank fails to buy fuel oil to run the power plants that are running out of fuel oil.

Abdulrazak Gurnah: accidental author of displaced

The novelist was born on the Indian Ocean island of Zanzibar, off the coast of east Africa, in 1948, and began writing after moving to England as a refugee, where he is now based. He welcomed the Nobel Prize as sparking greater discussion of the issues he raises in his novels, such as the plight of refugees and colonialism

Abdulrazak Gurnah: accidental author of displaced

The novelist was born on the Indian Ocean island of Zanzibar, off the coast of east Africa, in 1948, and began writing after moving to England as a refugee, where he is now based. He welcomed the Nobel Prize as sparking greater discussion of the issues he raises in his novels, such as the plight of refugees and colonialism

Over 100 musicians flee Taliban-run Afghanistan

Fearing a crackdown on music by the country’s new leaders, a total 101 members of Afghanistan’s top musical institute landed in Doha. The founder of the Afghanistan National Institute of Music, who now lives in Melbourne said the group, about half of them women and girls, plans to fly to Portugal with the support of the government there

Jay-Z western fires up London Film Festival

The debut feature of singer-songwriter and music producer Jeymes Samuel features a ‘dream’ cast, including Idris Elba, Regina King, Trudy Smith, Jonathan Majors, LaKeith Stanfield, and Zazie Beetz

‘Godfather of modern Black cinema’ dies at 89

With ‘Sweet Sweetback,’ a low-budget film about a sex show performer who ends up killing two racist cops who were beating a Black Panther activist, Melvin Van Peebles ushered in an era of ‘Blaxploitation’ films and was an inspiration to a new generation of filmmakers such as Spike Lee and Barry Jenkins

The next fashion trend is clothes that don't exist

The online metaverse is coming and if we're going to be spending more time in virtual worlds, there's one crucial question: What are you going to wear? "When I first started talking about this, my friends were like, 'What are you talking about?'" said 27-year-old Daniella Loftus.

The next fashion trend is clothes that don't exist

The online metaverse is coming and if we're going to be spending more time in virtual worlds, there's one crucial question: What are you going to wear? "When I first started talking about this, my friends were like, 'What are you talking about?'" said 27-year-old Daniella Loftus.

Drug use at Glastonbury festival harming fish

Samples taken from the river in 2019, when more than 200,000 people thronged the five-day summer festival in Somerset, southwest England, found MDMA concentrations were four times higher the week after the festival