Monday, 24th November 2014
Entertainment
  • Yoko Ono debuts peace exhibition in Sydney
    14th November 2013
    In Yoko Ono's new exhibition War is Over (if you want it) in Australia, the writer, artist and peace activist hopes to unite people to dream and work towards a better future through art. "It's what we can do to change ...
  • Russian film "Stalingrad" screened in China
    2nd November 2013
    More good news for Chinese cinema fans as Russian war epic "Stalingrad" hits cinema screens in China. Back in 1993 audiences were treated to a German film by the same name which saw the brutal battle through the eyes of ...
  • Foreign ambassadors impressed at Krakatau Festival
    21st October 2013
    Several foreign ambassadors in Indonesia have expressed their enthusiasm for the 23rd Krakatau Festival 2013 held in Lampung Province to promote tourism in the region."We are impressed with the first event of the main festival ...
  • "Gravity" director Cuaron says Oscar talks premature
    18th October 2013
    Mexican filmmaker Alfonso Cuaron said Wednesday he was surprised by the success of his space thriller Gravity and insisted that it was too soon to think about the Oscars. The film, starring Sandra Bullock (Dr Ryan Stone) ...
  • Madonna banned from theaters after reported texting incident - (d)
    16th October 2013
    A Texas-based theater chain has banned Madonna over the weekend after the pop star was reported rudely texting during a movie premiere. Last week, the New York Post`s Page Six reported that Madonna kept texting during the ...
  • Minister told of love for Thatcher in newly released letter
    7th October 2013
    One of Margaret Thatcher`s ministers gushed over her "good looks, charm and bearing" in a resignation note released on Monday that reads almost like a love letter to the former British prime minister. John Nott wrote the ...
  • Halle Berry welcomes new son
    7th October 2013
    Oscar-winning actress Halle Berry has given birth to a son, her spokeswoman said Sunday. It is her second child and her first with French actor Olivier Martinez. "Halle Berry and Olivier Martinez welcomed their son ...
  • Indonesia angklung held in Christchurch, New Zealand
    30th September 2013
    An Indonesian puppet show and "angklung" (Indonesian bamboo music instrument) ensemble staged a 30-minute performance for a community in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Saturday. Lead by Djoko Sulilo, a lecturer at the Otago ...
  • Hollywood to bring iconic US-Sovyet chess standoff to silver screen
    27th September 2013
    A movie dramatizing the iconic 1972 showdown between US chess prodigy Bobby Fischer and Soviet grandmaster Boris Spassky will start filming next month, according to The Hollywood Reporter. "Spider-Man" actor Tobey Maguire, ...
  • Woody Allen to be honored with Golden Globes` Lifetime Award
    16th September 2013
    The Academy Award-winning American filmmaker Woody Allen will receive the Golden Globes` Cecil B. DeMille Award, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) announced. The prolific writer-actor-director will be conferred ...