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claude monet’s dans la prairie highlights christie’s auction of

Monet’s Dans la Prairie,1876, which was exhibited at the seminal third Impressionist Exhibition in 1877 ... was just 21 years old which isexpected to realise £5.5 million to £7.5 million. • Les deux filles, ... at Christie’s.” Dans la Prairie by Claude Monet (1840-1926) The auction is led by Dans la Prairie, 1876, ...

16/05/2010 - 18:11 - comment 0

Deadly catch: Old lady accidentally gives fatal dose of poisoned fish to grandkids

A furious old lady accidentally killed one of her grandchildren and left another in a coma in Yemen. A furious old lady accidentally ... and decided to poison them. The old lady fried a fish and stuffed it with a poisonous substance. Instead ...

Editor's Choice - 02/01/2013 - 14:02 - comments 2

In Iraq and Egypt, Arab citizens are teaching democracy to the old order

The good news is that change mostly occurs nonviolently and will keep moving some Arab countries on the slow path to stable democratic republics. The events in  Iraq  and  Egypt  th ...

01/02/2013 - 11:49 - comment 1

Israelis in Iran, a revison of Israeli-Iranian enmity?

of the Israeli-Iranian relationship "Before the Revolution", a new film by Dan ... perceived as instrumental in the decades-old conflict between Israel and the Islamic world.           Before the Revolution , a new film by Dan Shadur and Barak Heymann , seeks to challenge the popular ...

06/07/2013 - 09:06 - comment 0

Syria envoy urges talks between Syrian opposition and regime

government on a political solution to the country’s 23-month-old civil war. ... and an “acceptable delegation” from the Damascus government on a political solution to the country’s 23-month-old ... delegation” from the Damascus government on a political solution to the country’s 23-month-old civil war.After ...

18/02/2013 - 06:02 - comment 0

Bahrain opens national dialogue with opposition groups

opposition and pro-regime groups aimed at solving the two-year-old political crisis. ... at solving the two-year-old political crisis . The talks are the first in the country for 18 months ... and pro-regime groups on Sunday, aimed at solving the two-year-old political crisis.The talks are the first ...

10/02/2013 - 09:45 - comment 0

Papa don't preach: Hardline Islam 'breeding a generation of Egyptian atheists'

to know why her 17-year-old refused to go to mosque. After much coaxing, the boy said: “Why should I go ... was with a mother of a 13-year-old, where her son refused to go pray at the mosque because the imam kept slandering ... up to Friday prayers, hoping for God’s mercy! A shocking moment for me was when my 12-year-old ...

Editor's Choice - 13/01/2013 - 06:43 - comments 6

A Kurdish state is being established, and Baghdad may accept it

al-Jabbar Shabbout, suggesting it was time to settle the “age-old problem” between Iraq’s Arabs and Kurds ... by its editor Abd al-Jabbar Shabbout, suggesting it was time to settle the “age-old problem” between ...

24/12/2012 - 12:58 - comment 0

Yazidi girl tells harrowing story about IS capture, and brave escape

following the siege of Mount SInjar, a 15-year-old Yazidi girl speaks out for the first time, tells of being sold to two different husbands and escaping each. A 15-year-old girl has ... in captivity, and they all said that they have relatives who are still missing. Amsha Ali, a 19-year-old ...

Editor's Choice - 12/10/2014 - 10:56 - comment 0

Tragedy in Saudi: Baby killed by stray bullet fired during celebrations

A five month-old baby girl was killed by a stray bullet which authorities fear was fired into the air ... and the BBC. Six months later a seven-year-old boy was killed by a stray bullet as he walked to a July 4 ... to the Arab world. Last month Indian media reported an eight-year-old girl had been killed at a wedding after ...

Editor's Choice - 26/08/2014 - 14:09 - comment 0