Wednesday, 30th July 2014
Entertainment
  • 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 ...
  • Miss World to increase tourist arrivals
    2nd September 2013
    Bali governor I Made Mangku Pastika said the planned Miss World beauty contest on the island later this month would increase the number of forest tourists coming to the island. "I am convinced that Miss World would give a ...
  • Venice film festival gives lifetime award to Friedkin
    30th August 2013
    US filmmaker William Friedkin, who petrified cinema-goers with "The Exorcist", was awarded a lifetime achievement award by organisers of the Venice film festival on Thursday. Friedkin`s groundbreaking 1973 "Exorcist" won ...
  • S. Sumatra to host Islamic Fashion Festival
    22nd August 2013
    The South Sumatra provincial capital of Palembang will host an International Islamic Fashion Festival (IFF) on September 8 this year. "Palembang will be one of the four cities in the world to host the festival this year," ...
  • "Snowpiercer" surpasses 8 mln viewer mark
    19th August 2013
    South Korean filmmaker Bong Joon-ho`s English language debut film, "Snowpiercer," has attracted more than 8 million viewers in 19 days since opening, the national film promotion agency said. The film, starring top Korean ...
  • simon cowell tight-lipped amidts adultery allegations - (d)
    2nd August 2013
    US talent show `X Factor` judge, music producer Simon Cowell, has remained tight-lipped amidst media reports that claim he has fathered a child with Lauren Silverman, the wife of his friend, real-estate mogul Andrew Silverman, ...