Young maestro takes baton as Israel Philharmonic’s Zubin Mehta ends 50-year tenure

TEL AVIV (Reuters) – Zubin Mehta was only 25 years old when he first conducted the Israel Philharmonic. Over half

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Officials at Chile’s ENAP to face charges over toxic fumes -prosecutor

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chilean prosecutors will press charges against six executives of state energy company ENAP in relation to noxious

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Inspired by Greta Thunberg, worldwide protest demands climate action

(Reuters) – Millions of young people flooded the streets of cities around the world on Friday to demand political leaders

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Mashrou’ Leila concert in Lebanon canceled after church pressure

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon’s Byblos festival has canceled a concert by the indie rock band Mashrou’ Leila “to prevent bloodshed”

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Netherlands wins Eurovision, as Madonna causes stir with Israeli and Palestinian flags

TEL AVIV (Reuters) – The Netherlands won the 64th Eurovision Song Contest in Israel on Sunday in a songfest that

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IMF gives Mozambique $118 million for Cyclone Idai rebuilding

FILE PHOTO: Flooded fields are seen from the air near Beira, Mozambique, in the aftermath of Cyclone Idai, March 23,

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Iran calls emergency in flood-threatened southwest province

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran said on Saturday it faced an emergency in a southwestern province threatened by flooding and worked

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Rescue teams race to save hundreds trapped by Mozambique cyclone

BEIRA, Mozambique (Reuters) – Aid workers rushed to save people trapped by floods around the Mozambican port city of Beira

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Red Hot Chili Peppers rock Egypt’s pyramids

CAIRO (Reuters) – Californian group Red Hot Chili Peppers played in front of Egypt’s great pyramids of Giza on Friday,

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