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A man has been arrested after firing a starting pistol during a live TV broadcast at the Cannes Film Festival. Oscar winning actor Christoph Waltz said he ‘feared for his life’ as the shots sent him and fellow actor Daniel Auteuil, plus dozens of audience members, running for cover. The pair were being...
Londoners have reacted with shock after the apparent suicide of the nurse who fell victim to a prank phone call by Australian radio DJs. Jacintha Saldanha was first to take a call from someone pretending to be Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, asking for information about the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge who...
Plastic road markers known as Botts’ Dots could have contributed to the sudden death of "Fast & Furious" actor Paul Walker. Stunt experts are theorizing that the speeding Porsche GT that Walker, 40, and Roger Rodas crashed in actually may have hydroplaned as a result of the road bumps — sources close to...
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Sunny Leone has been riding a publicity wave in the media with information and inputs on her that would put a 'research analyst' to shame. All that one gets to see of her is one more plastic act! There is never any 'X' factor in any of her scenes....
Princess Diana's lover Hasnat Khan has criticised a big-budget movie about their romance, as ‘completely wrong’ – and says he will never watch it. In a rare interview, Dr Khan is scathing about a trailer for the film, Diana, and gives an insight into his close personal life with the...
Cairo: Egyptian censors have banned the release of the Hollywood epic “Exodus: Gods and Kings” at local theatres, saying it has “historical inaccuracies”. Ridley Scott’s 140 million dollar film dramatizes the story of the Prophet Moses and his relations with Egypt’s pharaoh. “The problem with this film is related to...
Oprah Winfrey will be the principal speaker at the Afternoon Exercises of Harvard’s 362nd Commencement on May 30. The iconic talk show host, TV station owner and celebrity is known to have lent her name, influence and power to advocacies and civic engagement. Winfrey, best known for her nationally syndicated and...
“Ate?in Dü?tü?ü Yer” (Where the Fire Burns), a road movie centered on so-called “honor killings,” has been selected to represent Turkey in the race for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar in the upcoming Academy Awards, Turkish media reported on Thursday. Directed by ?smail Güne? and inspired by a real-life...
Justin Bieber has apologised after posting a photograph online of a visit to a controversial Japanese shrine which honours war criminals. The Canadian pop star is in Tokyo on holiday with his mother, Pattie Mallete, and paid a visit to the Second World War Yasukuni shrine. "Thank you for all your blessings,"...
The 64th Berlin film festival wraps up Sunday after a resounding triumph for Asian cinema at its gala awards ceremony, including the Golden Bear top prize for a Chinese noir mystery. "Bai Ri Yan Huo" (Black Coal, Thin Ice) by Diao Yinan about a washed-up ex-cop investigating a series of...
Alibaba founder Jack Ma Yun will make his big-screen debut alongside action stars Jet Li, Donnie Yen and Sammo Hung Kam-bo in a short kung fu movie released next month. Ma’s appearance was to promote tai chi, a traditional Chinese martial art that Ma has pursued for decades, Alibaba said...
Karise Eden, 19, who was living in a women's refuge on the New South Wales Central Coast when she got her break and was chosen in the British singer Seal's team on The Voice, took the prize of $100,000, a recording contract and a car from Sarah De Bono (Team...
DUBAI // The UAE's first dedicated Filipino radio station will go live tomorrow morning. Tag91.1, launched by the Dubai-based Arabian Radio Network (ARN), aims to cater for one of the country's largest communities. An estimated 645,000 Filipinos live in the UAE. Tag91.1 is promising them high-quality local content, 24 hours a...
Michael Jackson's family is taking the promoter of his ill-fated comeback tour to court, reportedly claiming tens of billions of dollars from AEG Live. The civil proceedings in downtown Los Angeles will focus on the Jacksons' claim the company was guilty of the "negligent hiring" of Dr Conrad Murray, the...
Germany and Iran have found an unexpected common ground in music, after a Tehran museum approached German experts for help with restoring and digitising thousands of gramophone records from the early 20th century. After a group of early music technology buffs in the east German city of Hildesheim restored a...
Five years after actress Shilpa Shetty was subject to racist behaviour on Celebrity Big Brother, Miss India UK Deana Uppal has faced similar 'insults' from a fellow contestant, prompting regulator Ofcom to launch an investigation on receiving over 1,000 complaints. Hailing from Birmingham, Uppal is the current Miss India UK...
(NEWSER) – Suicide Squad took outraged critics directly to the bank, where it gave them a $135.1 million shakedown in one of the year's biggest debuts and the biggest August debut ever, reports USA Today. That tops the likes of Guardians of the Galaxy and Deadpool. It wasn't all...
MANILA - The Philippine representative to this year's Miss Supranational bagged the crown during the annual pageant held in Belarus. Mutya Johanna Datul bested over 80 contestants who joined the beauty pageant. Bb. Pilipinas Charities Inc. (BPCI) said Datul radiated the beauty, confidence, grace and intelligence of a Filipina. "She has brought...
Waar Pakistani Movie
After consistent delays, it appears that “Waar”, an action-drama directed by Bilal Lashari will finally see the light of day sooner, than later. According to a press release from ARY Films and Mandviwalla Entertainment the release date has finally been announced for Eid al-Adha. Described as “Pakistan’s biggest budgeted”,...
Josh Brolin is looking more stylish than ever — and like a gritty comic-book character — courtesy of director Robert Rodriguez. After a Twitter hiatus since December, Rodriguez took to social media Friday night to give fans a first look at Brolin in Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, the...
Dhruv Bakshi and Zulfikar Ali Khan emerge Camp Ka Champ from 3,000 workers of 80 labour accommodations.  Sonapur isn’t a place you go to for a picnic. Most people would have neither inclination nor chance to venture that side of the desert, to the JiWin Grounds at Sonapur in Muhaisnah...
Actress Lindsay Lohan who has been in and out of trouble with the law is facing new legal issues after failing to comply to court orders issuing her to check into a California rehab center for a 90-day treatment. "Ms. Lohan is in violation of her probation, that much is...
KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP, Gaza Strip: Palestinians have a new voice: a 23-year-old wedding singer from a Gaza refugee camp touted as a rare symbol of national unity after he won the Arab world's top TV contest. But Mohammed Assaf's homecoming Tuesday highlighted the harsh reality of political divisions between...
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Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan and his wife Sussanne have separated, ending months of speculation that their 13-year-old marriage was in trouble. Roshan and Sussanne, who were childhood sweethearts, tied the knot in 2000 after a four-year relationship. The couple has two sons -- Hrehaan, seven and Hridhaan, five. “Sussanne has decided...
Sony Pictures has cancelled the release of controversial film The Interview, which depicts an assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. The company said the decision was made after major US theatre chains pulled out of showing the film following threats from hackers. "In light of the decision by the majority...
Armstrong Admits Doping, and Says He Will Testify
In an interview with Oprah Winfrey that is scheduled for broadcast on her network on Thursday, Lance Armstrong confessed that he used performance-enhancing drugs during his cycling career, according to two people briefed on the interview, which was recorded Monday in Austin, Tex. It is unclear, though, how forthcoming Armstrong was about...
AFP - Brazil football great Ronaldo who, like half of his country's population, is overweight, is to star in a television reality show that will chronicle his battle against the bulge. For three months the portly ex-striker, now a member of Brazil's 2014 World Cup organizing committee, will submit to a...
Pop star Chris Brown will be arraigned today on a felony assault charge in Washington, D.C., following his arrest over the weekend stemming from an incident outside a nightclub. Brown, 24, was arrested with his bodyguard following “an altercation” outside the W Hotel at 4:30 a.m., a D.C. police spokeswoman...
KL-ites clapped and danced on the city’s streets recently for a local take on Pharrell Williams’ Happy video phenomenon - and now it's gone viral!   LowyatTV – the YouTube channel of Lowyat.NET, a local online community – struck a happy nerve on Wednesday when it uploaded a KL version of the ongoing...
Government should not tax customers' gratuity to belly dancers, performing artist Fifi Abdou tells court. Egypt’s prominent belly dancer Fifi Abdou has asked the Egyptian Taxation Authority (ETA) to reduce a LE15.5 million ($2.5 million) tax bill levied against her claiming that the government should not count "customer tips" to...