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Despacito breaks global streaming record

Despacito breaks global streaming record

Luis Fonsi’s Despacito has become the most-streamed song of all time, just six months after it was released. MORE..

(0) Comments | July 19, 2017  3:38 pm
Doctor Who: New lead to be revealed after Wimbledon

Doctor Who: New lead to be revealed after Wimbledon

The wait is nearly over for Doctor Who fans, as the identity of the 13th Doctor is revealed today. MORE...

(0) Comments | July 16, 2017  7:41 pm
Rare unreleased Michael Jackson album goes up for auction

Rare unreleased Michael Jackson album goes up for auction

An album containing nine unheard Michael Jackson songs will be auctioned off by New York auction house Gotta Have Rock and Roll later this month, reports Rolling Stone. MORE..

(0) Comments | July 14, 2017  2:17 pm
Shia LaBeouf deeply ashamed for racist rant

Shia LaBeouf deeply ashamed for racist rant

Actor Shia LaBeouf has apologised for his erratic behaviour just days after he was arrested on suspicion of obstruction, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness. MORE..

(0) Comments | July 13, 2017  4:45 pm
Kermit the Frog to get new voice after 27 years as puppeteer steps down

Kermit the Frog to get new voice after 27 years as puppeteer steps down

The puppeteer who has voiced and controlled the Muppets’ Kermit the Frog has departed the show after nearly 30 years, according to reports. MORE..

(0) Comments | July 12, 2017  2:23 pm
Al Jazeera journalists: Don’t treat us like ‘criminals’

Al Jazeera journalists: Don’t treat us like ‘criminals’

Al Jazeera is fighting back against demands that the government of Qatar should close down the media network. MORE..

(0) Comments | July 7, 2017  4:01 pm
JAY-Z’s digital-only album goes platinum in under a week

JAY-Z’s digital-only album goes platinum in under a week

JAY-Z’s digital-only album 4:44 has gone platinum within five days - despite limits on who could access it. MORE..

(0) Comments | July 6, 2017  11:43 am
Archaeologists uncover ‘giant’ human skeletons in China

Archaeologists uncover ‘giant’ human skeletons in China

Archaeologists in eastern China have found 5,000-year-old skeletons of people experts say would have been unusually tall and strong. MORE..

(0) Comments | July 5, 2017  5:27 pm
US YouTube star and online actress Stevie Ryan dies aged 33

US YouTube star and online actress Stevie Ryan dies aged 33

US YouTube star and online actress Stevie Ryan has died aged 33. MORE...

(0) Comments | July 4, 2017  2:52 pm
India is the new publishing haven for writers from Pakistan, Sri Lanka

India is the new publishing haven for writers from Pakistan, Sri Lanka

Indian publishing houses are fast becoming the preferred choice of writers from the neighbouring countries, with an increasing number of manuscripts from Pakistan and Sri Lanka doing well in India. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 21, 2017  1:46 pm
DiCaprio returns Brando Oscar as part of Malaysian laundering probe

DiCaprio returns Brando Oscar as part of Malaysian laundering probe

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio has turned over an Oscar won by Marlon Brando to U.S. investigators probing alleged money laundering by a state-owned Malaysian investment fund, his representatives said on Thursday. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 16, 2017  3:44 pm
Social Media star turns house into masterpiece

Social Media star turns house into masterpiece

A California woman living in a veritable rainbow wonderland has tickled the fancies and captured the imaginations of thousands of fans on social media. MORE...

(0) Comments | June 15, 2017  3:49 pm
YouTube star Austin Jones arrested on child porn charges

YouTube star Austin Jones arrested on child porn charges

A suburban Chicago singer who has hundreds of thousands of teenage followers online has been charged with two counts of production of child pornography. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 14, 2017  12:00 pm
George and Amal Clooney welcome twins Ella and Alexander

George and Amal Clooney welcome twins Ella and Alexander

Amal Clooney has given birth to twins - a girl named Ella and a boy named Alexander. MORE...

(0) Comments | June 7, 2017  4:43 pm
Wonder Woman’s female director conquers box office

Wonder Woman’s female director conquers box office

Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman took $100.5m (£78.09m) at the US/Canada box office this weekend - the biggest domestic debut for a female director. MORE...

(0) Comments | June 6, 2017  11:12 am
Ariana benefit concert sells out in under six minutes

Ariana benefit concert sells out in under six minutes

Ariana Grande‘s charity concert, One Love Manchester, sold out in under six minutes Thursday. MORE...

(0) Comments | June 2, 2017  3:27 pm
Wonder Woman banned in Lebanon over Israeli lead Gal Gadot

Wonder Woman banned in Lebanon over Israeli lead Gal Gadot

Lebanon has officially banned Wonder Woman because of its lead Gal Gadot, who is Israeli. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 1, 2017  3:46 pm
Pirates hack was a hoax, says Disney boss

Pirates hack was a hoax, says Disney boss

The supposed “Pirates hack” was only ever a hoax, according to Disney chief exec Bob Iger. MORE..

(0) Comments | May 28, 2017  2:55 pm
Film breaks silence on ‘madness’ of Sri Lanka war

Film breaks silence on ‘madness’ of Sri Lanka war

Jude Ratnam is worried how his film might go down with his fellow Sri Lankan Tamils. And he has a point. MORE...

(0) Comments | May 25, 2017  3:35 pm
Ariana Grande cancels concerts after Manchester attack

Ariana Grande cancels concerts after Manchester attack

Ariana Grande’s concerts at London’s O2 Arena on Thursday and Friday have been cancelled following the Manchester suicide bombing. MORE...

(0) Comments | May 25, 2017  11:28 am
Ariana Grande ‘broken’ as musicians and world leaders react to Manchester terror attack

Ariana Grande ‘broken’ as musicians and world leaders react to Manchester terror attack

Ariana Grande, whose concert at the Manchester Arena was targeted in an attack on Monday night, has joined other celebrities and politicians in expressing horror at the events. MORE...

(0) Comments | May 23, 2017  12:33 pm
Ringling Brothers circus stages final show

Ringling Brothers circus stages final show

After 146 years, America’s most celebrated circus Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus has staged its final performance in New York. MORE...

(0) Comments | May 22, 2017  10:15 am
Chris Cornell, Soundgarden frontman, dies aged 52

Chris Cornell, Soundgarden frontman, dies aged 52

Chris Cornell, lead singer of American hard rock bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, has died aged 52. MORE..

(0) Comments | May 18, 2017  3:23 pm
Bafta TV awards: Adeel Akhtar is first non-white best actor winner

Bafta TV awards: Adeel Akhtar is first non-white best actor winner

Adeel Akhtar has made Bafta TV history for being the first non-white best actor winner in the awards’ 62-year history. MORE...

(0) Comments | May 16, 2017  2:43 pm
Nicki Minaj pays fans’ tuition & student loans

Nicki Minaj pays fans’ tuition & student loans

In a random gesture, rapper Nicki Minaj decided to pay tuition fees for her fans. MORE..

(0) Comments | May 9, 2017  4:21 pm