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India is the new publishing haven for writers from Pakistan, Sri Lanka

India is the new publishing haven for writers from Pakistan, Sri Lanka

Indian publishing houses are fast becoming the preferred choice of writers from the neighbouring countries, with an increasing number of manuscripts from Pakistan and Sri Lanka doing well in India. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 21, 2017  1:46 pm
DiCaprio returns Brando Oscar as part of Malaysian laundering probe

DiCaprio returns Brando Oscar as part of Malaysian laundering probe

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio has turned over an Oscar won by Marlon Brando to U.S. investigators probing alleged money laundering by a state-owned Malaysian investment fund, his representatives said on Thursday. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 16, 2017  3:44 pm
Social Media star turns house into masterpiece

Social Media star turns house into masterpiece

A California woman living in a veritable rainbow wonderland has tickled the fancies and captured the imaginations of thousands of fans on social media. MORE...

(0) Comments | June 15, 2017  3:49 pm
YouTube star Austin Jones arrested on child porn charges

YouTube star Austin Jones arrested on child porn charges

A suburban Chicago singer who has hundreds of thousands of teenage followers online has been charged with two counts of production of child pornography. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 14, 2017  12:00 pm
Taylor Swift ends streaming boycott, gets back on Spotify

Taylor Swift ends streaming boycott, gets back on Spotify

Taylor Swift is once again making her music available on music-streaming platform Spotify, Recode reported. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 9, 2017  1:28 pm
George and Amal Clooney welcome twins Ella and Alexander

George and Amal Clooney welcome twins Ella and Alexander

Amal Clooney has given birth to twins - a girl named Ella and a boy named Alexander. MORE...

(0) Comments | June 7, 2017  4:43 pm
Wonder Woman’s female director conquers box office

Wonder Woman’s female director conquers box office

Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman took $100.5m (£78.09m) at the US/Canada box office this weekend - the biggest domestic debut for a female director. MORE...

(0) Comments | June 6, 2017  11:12 am
Ariana benefit concert sells out in under six minutes

Ariana benefit concert sells out in under six minutes

Ariana Grande‘s charity concert, One Love Manchester, sold out in under six minutes Thursday. MORE...

(0) Comments | June 2, 2017  3:27 pm
Wonder Woman banned in Lebanon over Israeli lead Gal Gadot

Wonder Woman banned in Lebanon over Israeli lead Gal Gadot

Lebanon has officially banned Wonder Woman because of its lead Gal Gadot, who is Israeli. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 1, 2017  3:46 pm
Pirates hack was a hoax, says Disney boss

Pirates hack was a hoax, says Disney boss

The supposed “Pirates hack” was only ever a hoax, according to Disney chief exec Bob Iger. MORE..

(0) Comments | May 28, 2017  2:55 pm
Film breaks silence on ‘madness’ of Sri Lanka war

Film breaks silence on ‘madness’ of Sri Lanka war

Jude Ratnam is worried how his film might go down with his fellow Sri Lankan Tamils. And he has a point. MORE...

(0) Comments | May 25, 2017  3:35 pm
Ariana Grande cancels concerts after Manchester attack

Ariana Grande cancels concerts after Manchester attack

Ariana Grande’s concerts at London’s O2 Arena on Thursday and Friday have been cancelled following the Manchester suicide bombing. MORE...

(0) Comments | May 25, 2017  11:28 am
Ariana Grande ‘broken’ as musicians and world leaders react to Manchester terror attack

Ariana Grande ‘broken’ as musicians and world leaders react to Manchester terror attack

Ariana Grande, whose concert at the Manchester Arena was targeted in an attack on Monday night, has joined other celebrities and politicians in expressing horror at the events. MORE...

(0) Comments | May 23, 2017  12:33 pm
Ringling Brothers circus stages final show

Ringling Brothers circus stages final show

After 146 years, America’s most celebrated circus Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus has staged its final performance in New York. MORE...

(0) Comments | May 22, 2017  10:15 am
Chris Cornell, Soundgarden frontman, dies aged 52

Chris Cornell, Soundgarden frontman, dies aged 52

Chris Cornell, lead singer of American hard rock bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, has died aged 52. MORE..

(0) Comments | May 18, 2017  3:23 pm
Bafta TV awards: Adeel Akhtar is first non-white best actor winner

Bafta TV awards: Adeel Akhtar is first non-white best actor winner

Adeel Akhtar has made Bafta TV history for being the first non-white best actor winner in the awards’ 62-year history. MORE...

(0) Comments | May 16, 2017  2:43 pm
Nicki Minaj pays fans’ tuition & student loans

Nicki Minaj pays fans’ tuition & student loans

In a random gesture, rapper Nicki Minaj decided to pay tuition fees for her fans. MORE..

(0) Comments | May 9, 2017  4:21 pm
Is it time to scrap gender specific awards?

Is it time to scrap gender specific awards?

Emma Watson has won the MTV Movie and TV award for best big-screen actor - the first gender-neutral prize the ceremony has given out. MORE...

(0) Comments | May 8, 2017  4:15 pm
Adele named as UK’s richest female musician ever

Adele named as UK’s richest female musician ever

Adele has been named as Britain’s richest ever female musician, according to the Sunday Times Rich List. MORE..

(0) Comments | May 4, 2017  4:36 pm
UK royals seek $1.6 million over topless Kate photos

UK royals seek $1.6 million over topless Kate photos

Prince William and his wife Catherine are seeking $1.6 million (1.5 million Euros) in a trial for damages from a French magazine that published topless photos of the Duchess of Cambridge in 2012, the magazine’s lawyer told the UK Press Association on Tuesday. MORE...

(0) Comments | May 3, 2017  5:02 pm
The Met Gala: Rihanna Encased in Petals, Zendaya in Parrots

The Met Gala: Rihanna Encased in Petals, Zendaya in Parrots

The Met Gala is more than just the fashion world’s version of the Academy Awards. The annual fundraiser for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute brings together the biggest names in entertainment, fashion and politics for one night of revelry. MORE...

(0) Comments | May 2, 2017  11:54 am
Madonna angered by unauthorized biopic

Madonna angered by unauthorized biopic

Madonna voiced anger Tuesday over news that a Hollywood studio plans an unauthorized biopic of her early years in New York struggling to break into the music business. MORE...

(0) Comments | April 27, 2017  1:27 pm
Sir Elton suffered ‘potentially deadly’ infection on tour

Sir Elton suffered ‘potentially deadly’ infection on tour

Sir Elton John suffered a “potentially deadly” bacterial infection during a tour, forcing him to spend two nights in intensive care and cancel concerts in the US, his management says. MORE...

(0) Comments | April 26, 2017  4:18 pm
Ed Sheeran bounces back to number one

Ed Sheeran bounces back to number one

Ed Sheeran has bounced back to the number one spot on the charts with his single Shape Of You after being knocked off the top position last week. MORE...

(0) Comments | April 24, 2017  11:49 am
Fox News Channel dismisses O’Reilly, it’s biggest star

Fox News Channel dismisses O’Reilly, it’s biggest star

Fox News Channel’s parent company fired Bill O’Reilly on Wednesday following an investigation into harassment allegations, bringing a stunning end to cable news’ most popular program and one that came to define the bravado of his network over 20 years. MORE...

(0) Comments | April 20, 2017  12:25 pm