Unhappy marriage good for diabetic men: Study

Unhappy marriage good for diabetic men: Study

An unhappy marriage may actually slow the development of diabetes in men and promote successful treatment once they do get the disease, suggests an interesting study.
 

Nude Donald Trump painting on show in London

Los-Angeles based artist Illma Gore's "Make America Great Again", named after Trump's campaign slogan, went on display at the Maddox gallery.

Watch: How story painting changed the life of girls in West Bengal

How Story painting changed the life of girls in West Bengal.

Kabir Khan got the 'best gift' from Salman Khan

Kabir Khan got the 'best gift' from Salman Khan

Ace filmmaker Kabir Khan who is raking in moolah for his previous release 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' is now basking in appreciation for his recently released 'Phantom'.

Madonna compares herself to Picasso

Madonna compares herself to Picasso

Singer Madonna has compared herself to painter Picasso, saying she sees similarities between herself and the late artist.

Painting that helped save Mandela's life may fetch USD 1.5 mn

 A painting that helped fund South African anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela's legal defence when he was on trial for treason in the early 1960s has been found in a London apartment where it was being used as a notice board.

Now, a digital Mona Lisa that changes expressions

Now, a digital Mona Lisa that changes expressions

A digital version of Leonardo da Vinci's famous painting Mona Lisa can replace her enigmatic smile with a frown, pucker her lips and follow viewers' movements with her eyes.

Van Gogh, Matisse paintings at risk of fading

Van Gogh, Matisse paintings at risk of fading

Paintings by Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh and French painter Henri Matisse are at risk of fading as the artworks are losing their bright yellow hues due to chemical reactions in the paint.

Salman Khan gifts 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' painting to Kareena Kapoor Khan

Salman Khan gifts 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' painting to Kareena Kapoor Khan

Superstar Salman Khan, an avid painter, has gifted Kareena Kapoor Khan a self-made portrait of a couple, presumably him and the actress in their "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" avatars.

Champion Joe Joyce, portrait of the artist as young boxer

Champion Joe Joyce, portrait of the artist as young boxer

Fine arts graduate and newly-crowned European Games super heavyweight boxing champion Joe Joyce says painting must take a backseat as he pursues his goal of winning Olympic gold next year in Rio.

Drought face-lift: California paints lawns green

The heat is stifling, the soil dry as a bone, and a new law in drought-stricken California restricts sprinklers.

Rothko painting sells for $46.5 million in NY auction

A Mark Rothko painting sold for $46.5 million Tuesday at a Sotheby`s auction in New York, an evening in which several records were set including one for a work by German artist Sigmar Polke.

Van Gogh painting fetches $66.3 mn at Sotheby's auction

Van Gogh painting fetches $66.3 mn at Sotheby's auction

Sotheby's has sold a Van Gogh painting for $66.3 million, the highest price paid for a work by the Dutch artist since 1998, Efe news agency reported.

Deadline for painting roofs in Shimla expires

The extended deadline for painting the roofs of the houses here expired today and the defaulters, who failed to abide by the directives of the High Court, would face penal action, Deputy Mayor, Shimla Municipal Corporation, Takinder Panwar said.

Germany: Meet the artist who uses helicopter instead of paintbrush!

Like most artists he requires skill, precision and a firm hand - but unlike other painters he also needs a pilot’s licence and nerves of steel.

How Rembrandt's made changes in his iconic artworks without harming originals

A new study has provided a deeper insight into how Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn planned and changed the artwork without harming the original.

Protest over painting insulting National Flag

Protest over painting insulting National Flag

 Two paintings by an Assam-based artist, including one which allegedly dishonours the National Flag, have been condemned by several organisations who have also demanded arrest of the artist.

PM Modi gifts 'Tree of Life' painting to French President

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who wound up his first visit to France, gifted President Francois Hollande a painting titled 'Tree of Life' which reflects the traditional societal respect for nature in India.

Painting in Dutch royal collection was Nazi loot: Official report

 The Dutch Royal Family owns a painting by a Dutch master that was looted by the Nazis during Germany`s occupation of the Netherlands in World War Two, according to a report published on Tuesday.

Italian police recover Picasso work valued at $16 mn

Italian police recover Picasso work valued at $16 mn

Italian police recovered a painting by Pablo Picasso, valued at $16 million, which had allegedly been stolen and was "about to be exported," an Italian culture ministry source said.