Helicopters Overhead as British Actors Bring Hamlet to Kabul

By Sayed Hassib KABUL, April 11 – Occasionally fighting to be heard over the clatter of helicopters flying into the nearby NATO headquarters, British actor Naeem Hayat delivers Hamlet’s reflections on mortality and retribution to a shivering audience in Kabul. He is part of a production of William Shakespeare’s most famous play by Britain’s Globe

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Radar Scan of Shakespeare’s Grave Confirms Skull Apparently Missing

LONDON, March 24 – Shakespeare‘s skull is likely missing from his grave, an archaeologist has concluded, confirming rumours which have swirled for years about grave-robbers and adding to the mystery surrounding the Bard’s remains. Four hundred years after his death and burial at the Church of the Holy Trinity in Stratford-upon-Avon, central England, researchers were

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London Designers Call Upon Shakespeare, Nature For Inspiration

By Li-mei Hoang LONDON, Feb 22 – London‘s fashion designers on Sunday drew inspiration ranging from nature to William Shakespeare, presenting oversized coats and embellished dresses while reassessing how to sell clothes faster to a new generation of online consumers. Pleated skirts, rose-printed dresses and studded leather jackets, in saffron and tangerine, were seen at

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