Angelina Jolie selling rare Winston Churchill painting
04 February 2021 | 10:59 am
Angelina Jolie is selling a prized art piece, the only painting created by former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill during World War II.
2 Feb 2019
Museumgoers looked on as a painting was taken from Moscow's Tretyakov Gallery, not realizing they were witnessing a theft. The painting by Russian artist Arkhip Kuindzhi is thought to be worth €160,000.
7 Feb 2019
U.N. refugee agency special envoy Angelina Jolie visited camps in Bangladesh for Muslim Rohingya refugees from Myanmar this week.
13 Feb 2019
Swoon over by the music, Oluwafemi always dances his way to his painting board. He believes that music adds flair to his finesse. Oluwafemi is the first Nigerian to dance while speed painting.
12 Mar 2019
Angelina Jolie and her kids stole the show on Monday night when they turned up for the world premiere of Disney's new "Dumbo" movie in Los Angeles.
29 Mar 2019
Angelina Jolie reportedly joining Marvel Superhero Universe according to 'The Hollywood Reporter,' Jolie is in talks to appear in Marvel's 'The Eternals.' Though no official announcement has been made, the project was confirmed by studio president Kevin Feige last April.
12 Jun 2019
UNHCR special envoy and actress Angelina Jolie visited refugees in camps along the Colombian-Venezuelan border as the U.N. announced four million Venezuelans have fled the country.
24 Jun 2019
The Oscar-winning actress is now a contributing editor at the publication. According to Time, her pieces will be centered on human rights and the global issue of displacement. It will stem from her association with the UN Refugee Agency, a group she has worked with for nearly 20 years.
29 Jun 2019
Besides being a singer, Stanley Aneto is also creative in other ways without harming the environment and paints with different colored lights. Though his art and music he reminds us of the need to care for nature.
31 Aug 2019
Actress and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Special Envoy Angelina Jolie sent off her son Maddox to university in South Korea on Wednesday.
5 Oct 2019
American actress Angelina Jolie attends the world premiere in Hollywood of 'Maleficent: Mistress of Evil' which has "many different themes from the strength of family, to the importance of equality and strength of diversity".
5 Oct 2019
A Bansky painting depicting the British Parliament full of primates has sold for a record $12 million at auction. The secretive artist criticized the sale as being against his principles.
19 Oct 2019
Irmela Mensah-Schramm has been found guilty of property damage for painting over neo-Nazi slogans. Many Germans were outraged that she was fined on the same day as a deadly anti-Semitic attack in the city of Halle.
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The Ukrainian government has been unable to collect taxes since Russia's invasion, and now international support aims to prop up its budget.
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Elisabeth Borne has been appointed France's new prime minister. The former transport, ecology and labour minister faces numerous challenges, with the most pressing priority being helping French households with the soaring cost of living. She will also need to tackle the thorny issue of pension reform as well as steer the country through a major energy transition. Plus, Moscow residents display mixed feelings after US fast food giant McDonald's announces it's pulling out of Russia for good.
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Researchers from the US and France say that having more than 2 kids could have a negative effect on late-life cognition. The researchers analyzed data from the Survey of Health, Aging and Retirement in Europe (SHARE).
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In the French region of Burgundy, home to the city of Dijon, it's not just the grapes that are famous. The region's other star fruit is the blackcurrant. A whole market has emerged based on the cultivation of this small berry. Today, the precious black fruit is transformed in many ways. Its best-known use in France is in the production of the famous liqueur known as crème de cassis, but blackcurrant is also used in cooking and even in the cosmetics and pharmaceutical industries. We take a closer look.