Saturday, 20th December 2014
Entertainment
  • Japan teen girl group AKB48 invites mature applicants
    6th March 2014
    Japanese commercial music juggernaut AKB48 is looking to build on its wildly successful all-girl group by adding a more mature member to its teen-dominated line-up, an advert released Wednesday said. The collective, whose ...
  • Alain Resnais, director of "Hiroshima, Mon Amour", dies aged 91
    3rd March 2014
    The French film director Alain Resnais, known for classics such as "Hiroshima, Mon Amour", "Last Year at Marienbad" and the documentary "Night and Fog" about Nazi concentration camps, died on Sunday (2/2) at the age of ...
  • Indonesia to propose Borobudur-Machu Picchu sister heritage cooperation
    27th February 2014
    Indonesia will propose sister heritage cooperation between Borobudur and Machu Picchu in Peru, in a bid to enhance cultural exchange between the two countries. "This proposal was supported by the Minister of Tourism and ...
  • Robert Hughes on trial in Sydney court
    25th February 2014
    Former Australian TV star Robert Lindsay Hughes is on trial in the Downing Center District Court in Sydney after pleading not guilty to 11 child-sex charges involving girls aged from seven to 15, local media reported on Monday ...
  • Lady Gaga reaches settlement with plaintiff in royalty lawsuit
    22nd February 2014
    Lady Gaga and a producer have settled a lawsuit in which the latter accused the pop star owed him royalties, local media reported Frdiay. Teddy Riley, a Grammy Award winner, filed the breach-of-contract accusation in Los ...
  • Rolling Stones rock Abu Dhabi in first Middle East show
    22nd February 2014
    Vintage hell-raisers, the Rolling Stones played their first ever concert in the Middle east on Friday - a gig to 30,000, mostly Western fans in culturally conservative Abu Dhabi. A swaggering Mick Jagger, dressed in black ...
  • Yogyakarta to stage traditional art performances in 2014
    22nd February 2014
    The Yogyakarta Cultural Development Center (TBY) will again stage traditional art performances, as they seek to transmit the spirit of togetherness from the art players to the community, according to TBY Chief Diah Tutuko ...
  • Queen hosts British film royalty at Buckingham Palace
    19th February 2014
    Queen Elizabeth II hosted the cream of British cinema at Buckingham Palace on Monday, a day after her grandson starred at the Baftas, the highlight of the industrys calendar. Guests included director Mike Leigh, actors ...
  • Indonesian artifacts displayed in vatican ethnology museum
    17th February 2014
    Around 1,235 types of Indonesian artifacts, which are kept at the Vatican Ethnology Museum will be exhibited from February 13 until the end of September 2014."The artifacts describe the culture of Indonesia, the plural community ...
  • 2ne1 to make musical comeback
    14th February 2014
    K-pop girl group 2NE1 is set to make their musical comeback with the online release of their second full-length album Crush on February 24, reported Korean media. Yang Hyun-suk, the founder of 2NE1's management agency YG ...