LONDON — A painting by Winston Churchill of the fishpond at his rural home has sold for just under 1.8 million pounds ($2.8 million), almost double the previous record for his work. “The Goldfish Pool at Chartwell” surpassed the 1 million pounds paid at auction in 2007 for another painting by Britain’s […]
An avant-garde painting lost for nine decades until a Hungarian researcher spotted it being used as a prop in the Hollywood film “Stuart Little” was sold for over 200,000 euros Saturday at an auction in Budapest.
By Jovic Yee
Nina Bantoto let out a giggle as she looked at her drawings of Baymax and Hiro from the animated film “Big Hero 6” on her sketch pad. As the 18-year-old who was diagnosed with autism at age three flipped the pages at a fast clip, it appeared as if the two were mimicking Korean pop star Psy’s “Gangnam Style” dance moves.
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By Julie S. Alipala
Through the help of residents here, the Sheikh Karimul Makhdum mosque, the oldest historical and religious landmark in the country, was able to survive the elements for more than 600 years.