Saudi Arabia ends a 35-year ban on cinema with historic 'Black Panther' screening and popcorn

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CPI-M 22nd Party Congress: Major developments so far

For perhaps the first ever time in its history, party general secretary did not pilot the draft political resolution at its party congress. Instead of general secretary Sitaram Yechury, his predecessor and hawk Prakash Karat presented the draft on the first day of the congress

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SEE PHOTOS | Saudi Arabia ends a 35-year ban on cinema with historic 'Black Panther' screening and popcorn

The lights dimmed and the crowd of men and women erupted into applause and hoots as Hollywood's blockbuster "Black Panther" premiered in Saudi Arabia's first movie theater on April 18, after a nearly 35-year ban.

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As extinction looms over Right Whales, preservation movement in search of ideas to keep up hope

Right whales are one of the rarest marine mammals in the world, numbering about 450. As the threat of extinction within a generation looms over the 100,000-pound animals, scientists are trying to preserve the whales is trying to come up with new solutions.