Monday, 1st September 2014
Entertainment
  • 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 ...
  • President attends inauguration of Komodo National Park
    13th September 2013
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono attended the inauguration on Friday of the Komodo National Park (TNK) as one of World`s Seven Wonders on the Komodo island, East Nusatengggara. The inauguration ceremony was also attended ...
  • Artist Liu Bolin hides in plain sight at Beijing Theatre
    13th September 2013
    Liu Bolin, the Chinese artist known as "the invisible man" for using painted-on camouflage to blend into the backdrops of his photographs, has done it again by making himself and 22 others "disappear" into the red seats of a ...
  • Young musicians from around world perform in peace orchestra
    11th September 2013
    Some 134 young musicians from 50 countries performed together as the World Peace Orchestra for the first time Tuesday in New York City. The orchestra was organized by the World Peace Orchestra Foundation, a nonprofit ...
  • Mandela film receives ovations at Toronto Int`l Film Festival
    10th September 2013
    The film about the life of first South African democratically-elected president Nelson Mandela had received warm welcome at the Toronto International Film Festival, local media reported on Monday. Premiering at the Toronto ...
  • James Bond`s "Spy Who Loved Me" submarine car sold in London
    10th September 2013
    The "submarine car" used in the James Bond film "The Spy Who Loved Me" sold for 550,000 pounds ($864,600) at auction on Monday, less than had been expected. The white Lotus Esprit, which transformed into a submarine during a ...
  • Miss World 2013 unbeneficial for Bali citizens: expert
    9th September 2013
    The international relations expert in Bali Idin Sasika said Miss World 2013 Beauty Contest held in Bali is unbeneficial for citizens in the Island."Despite government and Miss World 2013 organizer emphasized that the event would ...
  • Katy Perry roars to top of British singles chart
    9th September 2013
    American singer Katy Perry has secured her fourth number one in the British singles chart with her latest release "Roar", sales figures showed on Sunday. Already a number one hit in the United States and around the world, ...
  • Michelle Chen is `meaty` new Little Dragon Girl
    3rd September 2013
    Taiwan actress Michelle Chen has come under fire recently, after it was revealed that she will play the iconic character Little Dragon Girl in an upcoming Chinese television adaptation of Hong Kong writer Louis Cha`s martial ...