Monday, 19 August 2019

Tag Archives: cultural

Kim Kardashian West defends herself over Kimono row

CALIFORNIA: Kim Kardashian West has denied accusations of cultural appropriation regarding her new fashion line. Many Japanese people on social media said the trademarked brand, Kimono Intimates – a play on her name – disrespected traditional clothing. The reality-star-turned-designer, however, told the New York Times, it was a “nod to ...

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“Cultural Misunderstanding”: Dolce & Gabbana Apologises For China Video

SHANGHAI: Dolce & Gabbana’s co-founders asked for China’s “forgiveness” on Friday, trying to salvage a crucial market for the luxury brand after a backlash against its latest advertising campaign. The Italian fashion house cancelled a marquee show in Shanghai on Wednesday after celebrities and social media users threatened a boycott over ...

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UN passes Pakistan’s resolution on right to self-determination

NEW YORK: The United Nations General Assembly’s (UNGA) Third Committee which deals with social, humanitarian and cultural issues unanimously passed Pakistan’s resolution on the right to self-determination. Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the UN Dr Maleeha Lodhi took to Twitter and said, “Introducing Pakistan’s resolution on the right of self-determination which ...

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