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AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young dies aged 64

Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the bawdy hard rock band AC/DC who helped create such head-banging anthems as “Highway to Hell,” “Hells Bells” and “Back in Black,” has died. He was 64. AC/DC announced the death on their official Facebook page and website Saturday. A representative for the band confirmed that

Couscous tonight, or a tagine?

David Franklin/Getty Images/A Terrade Podcast Download this edition This week on The Sound Kitchen you’ll hear the answer to the question about women’s universal suffrage. There’s a tribute to Morocco, “On This Day”, some great music, and of course – the new quiz question. Just click on the arrow in the photo and enjoy! Hello

Leonardo da Vinci painting sells for record $450m

A painting of Christ by the Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci sold for a record $450 million (380 million euros) at auction on Wednesday, smashing previous records for artworks sold at auction or privately. The painting, called “Salvator Mundi,” Italian for “Savior of the World,” is one of fewer than 20 paintings by Leonardo known

Man Ray fetches record €2.6m during Paris Photo week

Man Ray’s photograph ‘Noire et Blanche’ (1926) sold for €2.6mn – a new record for classic photography – at Christie’s auction house on Thursday as this year’s week-long Paris Photo continued to draw large crowds at the Grand Palais. A much-vaunted annual photography show, Paris Photo (9-12 November) this year hosted 160 galleries from 30