Kazakhstan's shift from the Russia-enforced Cyrillic alphabet is based on Turkish linguists' proposed principle of "one sound-one letter," which has nine vowels and 31 basic letters in total.
Valuable paintings, stone sculptures and sarcophagi at three institutions on the German capital's UNESCO-listed Museum Island have been sprayed with an "oily liquid" that left visible stains, police say.
Born in the Netherlands and raised in California, Van Halen founded the rock group with his older brother Alex in the 1970s and quickly earned a fan base.
Excavation has been underway at the Beycesultan settlement, thought to have been built in 5000 BC, where archaeologists have found 40 consecutive cultural layers dating from the late Chalcolithic Period to late Bronze Age.
The film, an ode to American wanderlust and the highs and lows of the open road, has won the top honour in a competition billed as a relaunch of global cinema bruised by the coronavirus crisis.
Food is one of the best ways to demonstrate Palestine’s unique culture and its diversity.
Gia Coppola and Maya Hawke said they have been tested repeatedly for the virus since arriving, as required by festival organizers for participants from outside Europe.
With homelessness on the rise and an economic crisis looming, Germany faces a reckoning.
According to an FBI criminal complaint, at least two of three men charged on Wednesday with plotting violence at a Las Vegas anti-racism protest participated in Boogaloo groups on Facebook.
Lawyers and critics now say that in light of coronavirus, legal arguments against the burqa ban are much weaker and that it’s time to put an end to the criminalisation of women who choose to cover their faces in public.
Greek officials say housing must be secured for other vulnerable asylum seekers on the islands, many of whom "sleep under trees", giving the excuse to moving more than 11,200 people out of flats, hotels and camps on the mainland.
The small exhibit in the National Museum in Prague’s Wenceslas Square was selected from hundreds of masks sent in by the public. The exhibition opens on Monday, just as the government relaxes its mask policy.
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