Friday, 9th December 2016
Entertainment
  • Bollywood blockbuster "Airlift" irks Indian government
    29th January 2016
    A hit Bollywood movie about the evacuation of more than 170,000 Indians from Kuwait in 1990 has angered the government with its portrayal of the countrys diplomats as selfish and unfeeling. The foreign ministry took the ...
  • Robert Stigwood, music mogul behind Bee Gees and Clapton, dead at 81
    5th January 2016
    Australian-born music mogul Robert Stigwood, who managed the Bee Gees at the height of their fame and guided musician Eric Claptons successful solo career while producing musicals for the stage, has died aged 81, friends said on ...
  • Clinton daughter Chelsea says expecting second child
    22nd December 2015
    White House hopeful Hillary Clintons daughter Chelsea announced Monday she is pregnant with her second child. "Next summer, Charlotte is going to be a big sister!" Chelsea Clinton posted on Twitter, adding that she felt ...
  • Every day is Mother`s Day: Governor Ahok
    22nd December 2015
    Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, better known as Ahok, claimed to have never held a special event to commemorate Mothers Day as he believes that every day is Mothers Day. Ahok made the statement after acting as the ...
  • California rock band`s show cut short by attack on Paris venue
    14th November 2015
    The California-based rock band Eagles of Death Metal was in the midst of a European tour, promoting its fourth album release, when the musicians found themselves caught up in a terror attack at the Paris concert hall where they ...
  • Twelve ambassadors attend Toraja Cultural Festival
    9th November 2015
    As many as 12 ambassadors from Asian, European, African, and American countries took part in the Lovely Toraja Cultural Festival in Toraja, South Sulawesi, on Monday. "The ambassadors from friendly countries have visited ...
  • Saman dance performance awes Norwegian community
    3rd November 2015
    Indonesian children from Aceh Province awed the Norwegian audience with a Saman dance performance during the "Barnas Verdensdager" (World Children Festival) held at the Oslo Cultural Center over the weekend. "The Saman ...
  • Vin Diesel swaps speed for spirits in "The Last Witch Hunter"
    20th October 2015
    "Fast & Furious" actor Vin Diesel swaps the world of speeding cars for the supernatural in "The Last Witch Hunter", playing a man destined to kill witches for all eternity to save humanity. The action star has plenty of ...
  • James Bonds past and present on show at Madame Tussauds
    17th October 2015
    From Sean Connery to Daniel Craig, London wax museum Madame Tussauds is putting on display figures of the six James Bond actors before the release of the latest 007 film, "Spectre". The waxworks are dressed in tuxedos for ...
  • Some countries offer help to put out Indonesian forest fires
    8th October 2015
    Some countries have offered assistance to extinguish forest and plantation fires that have led to haze shrouding Sumatra, Kalimantan Islands, Malaysia, and Singapore, stated President Joko Widodo (Jokowi). "Yesterday, we ...