Topic: Dancers

French ballet stars offer hope to tiny dancers

AFPTOKYOA group of French ballet stars from the renowned Paris Opera donned tutus and tights in the shadow of the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant and twirled their way into the hearts of local students.About ten dancers held classes at the weekend, their second visit to the region since the 2011 ...

saudi arabia jails lashes naked dancers
October 04, 2013

Saudi Arabia jails, lashes ‘naked’ dancers

RIYADH :  A Saudi court has sentenced four men to up to 10 years in prison and 2,000 lashes for dancing “naked” in public, media reported on Thursday.In a video posted on YouTube, several men appear dancing atop a vehicle in the ultra-conservative province of Qassim. None seemed ...

Folk dancers add charm to Pakistan Week celebrations

ISLAMABAD - The ongoing Pakistan Week celebrations are on full swing here at Lok Virsa complex, Garden Avenue, Shakaparian under the aegis of the Federal Ministry of National Heritage & Integration in collaboration with Lok Virsa (National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage).Apart from ...

Foreign Exchange Reserves Rise 1861 Mn
October 09, 2008, 5:54 pm

Foreign exchange reserves rise by $186.1 mn

Foreign exchange reserves of the country have shown some recovery after a very long peiod as they increase by 186.1 million dollars to 8.32 billion. Data released by State Bank shows that between 25 September and October 4 it's reserves rose by 180.3 million dollars to touch 4.9 billion. While ...