‘Bea Arthur Naked’ Painting auctioned at $1.9 Million failing to meet expectations


After generating a great deal of interest online, the controversial portrait drawn by John Currin’s hasn’t earned as much during a record-selling auction at Christie’s as was expected from it. Currin’s controversial topless portrait of Bea Arthur has fetched about $1.9 million and made a record Christie’s auction by being part of a bulk 70Continue reading “‘Bea Arthur Naked’ Painting auctioned at $1.9 Million failing to meet expectations”

Journalists targeted by both authorities and rebels in Syria: Amnesty International


It hasn’t been easy for several journalists reporting on human rights issues from Syria. They have been working in extremely difficult circumstances under the risk of getting killed, arbitrarily arrested, detained, forced disappearances and torture. The said circumstances have been present in Syria from the last two years. The said information has been shared by Amnesty InternationalContinue reading “Journalists targeted by both authorities and rebels in Syria: Amnesty International”