Wednesday, 1st June 2016
Entertainment
  • Aussie rocker Jimmy Barnes narrowly escapes Bangkok bomb
    18th August 2015
    Australian rocker Jimmy Barnes revealed Tuesday he narrowly escaped a bomb that exploded outside a religious shrine in Bangkok, with a last minute change of route likely saving his life. Barnes, who as lead singer of Cold ...
  • Bill Cosby ordered to give deposition in sexual abuse lawsuit
    6th August 2015
    Bill Cosby has been ordered to give a sworn deposition in a lawsuit brought by a woman accusing the comedian of plying her with alcohol and sexually abusing her at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles when she was 15 years ...
  • Bandung conserves three cultural villages
    3rd August 2015
    A tourism practitioner of Bandung is conserving the three cultural villages of Dago Pojok, Batulonceng and Jelekong that have tourism potential. "The preservation of Dago Pojok tourism village is an effort to develop a ...
  • Mel B wants to "gather troops" for Spice Girls 20th anniversary
    1st August 2015
    Pop singer turned television talent show judge Mel B has hinted at a possible Spice Girl reunion, saying she would like to "gather the troops" to mark the 1990s groups 20th anniversary next year. The band, whose popularity ...
  • One Direction release surprise first single as a foursome
    1st August 2015
    Best-selling boy band One Direction released a surprise first single as a foursome on Friday, two days after former member Zayn Malik announced a new record deal as solo artist. "Drag Me Down" follows Novembers "Night Changes" ...
  • Andrea Hirata earns honorary doctorate from Warwick University
    15th July 2015
    Renowned Indonesian novelist Aqil Barraq Badruddin Seman Said Harun, better known as Andrea Hirata, earned an honorary doctorate in literature from the University of Warwick in England. A written statement received by ...
  • Australian students learn Saman dance at University of Surabaya
    7th July 2015
    Eight Australian students from the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) are learning the traditional Acehnese Saman dance under a summer program held on July 2-10, at the University of Surabaya (Ubaya) in Surabaya, East ...
  • HK Fashion Week kicks off with 28 Indonesian brands
    7th July 2015
    As many as 28 Indonesian fashion brands are showcasing their creations at the 22nd Hong Kong Fashion Week being held on July 6 to 9, 2015. "I have been participating in several fashion exhibitions in Hong Kong. It is ...
  • Rapper Kanye West soars at Glastonbury Festival
    28th June 2015
    Kanye West delivered an uncompromising headline performance at Glastonbury Festival on Saturday (June 27) that ignited when the U.S. rapper left the Pyramid Stage to take to the sky for hits "Touch The Sky" and "All of the ...
  • Marilyn Monroe dress, royal wedding cake slices up for auction
    23rd June 2015
    A dress worn by Marilyn Monroe, a Harley-Davidson owned by Marlon Brando and slices of British royal wedding cakes will go under the hammer this week at an annual two-day sale of memorabilia in Beverly Hills, California.Juliens ...