The girl from ‘Slumdog Millionaire’, a life worthy of a Goya | Culture

Rubina Ali. Rubina Ali, the charismatic Indian girl with big eyes who picked up the Oscar in 2008 for the film Slumdog Millionaire, by Danny Boyle, will be very attentive to what happens in the Príncipe Felipe auditorium on February 9. The Red carpet, a short film about his life in the shantytown of Garib … Read more

Why did a retired taxi driver steal a Goya from the National Gallery?

It seems that August 21 is an auspicious day for the thefts of famous paintings. In 1911 Vincenzo Peruggia astonished the whole world by taking the Gioconda from the Louvre Museum. His name was evidently known later, when he was caught two years later in Florence with the work under a hotel bed. That same … Read more