Thursday, December 7th, 2017

 

Breast milk and soot mark Turkey’s fading beauty

KIZILTEPPE, Turkey (Reuters) – When Ayse Yusufoglu was a girl, she and her friends in southeast Turkey tried to win the hearts of young men in their village using breast milk and soot.


Louvre Abu Dhabi to display Leonardo’s ‘Salvator Mundi’

ABU DHABI (Reuters) – The new branch of the Louvre in Abu Dhabi will exhibit Leonardo da Vinci’s portrait of Christ, ‘Salvator Mundi’, which at $450.3 million became the most expensive painting ever…


Pope wants better translation of phrase on temptation in ‘Our Father’ prayer

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis has said the Roman Catholic Church should adopt a better translation of the phrase “lead us not into temptation” in the “Our Father”, the best known prayer in…


‘SUPERPUTIN’ exhibition gives Russian leader a pop-art make over

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin is seen riding a brown bear in medieval armor, cuddling a puppy and dressed as Santa Claus – it’s not his latest series of publicity photos, but…


Emperor Hirohito’s memoir bought by Japan surgeon criticized for praising Nazis

TOKYO (Reuters) – A Japanese cosmetic surgeon criticized for praising Nazis and playing down Japan’s wartime atrocities won an auction for a memoir by Emperor Hirohito that chronicles the nation’s…


Photoshop Elements 2018 For Dummies

  The top-selling book on Photoshop Elements—updated in a new edition  Photoshop Elements offers photo editors of all skill levels the power to turn run-of-the-mill images into beautiful works of art—and Photoshop Elements 2018 For Dummies shows you how. Those new to photo editing who are looking for advice on making the most common fixes and experienced editors in need of a road map to this version of Photoshop Elements will find great value in this Read More…