South African singers Ladysmith Black Mambazo have pledged to carry on the late Nelson Mandela's mission of peace and harmony.
(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co has gained marketing and distribution rights for any future "Indiana Jones" films under an agreement with Paramount Pictures, the studio that released the first four movies ...
Los Angeles (AFP) - US television network NBC's one-night live revival of the venerable Broadway musical "The Sound of Music" pulled a respectable 18.5 million viewers, but it failed to thrill the critics.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The electric guitar Bob Dylan played at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival, when the acoustic troubadour shocked traditionalists with a set of rock and roll, sold for $965,000 on Frid...
Despite rumours they have chosen the Palace of Versailles for their wedding, no venue or date have been set for Kim Kardashian's wedding to Kayne West.
Los Angeles (AFP) - Morgan Freeman, who played Nelson Mandela in the Oscar-nominated film "Invictus" after being chosen by the icon himself as his favored actor, hailed the late South African leader Thursday as a "giant" of the 20th century.
Moscow (AFP) - British pop icon Elton John at his Moscow concert on Friday called on Russia to end discrimination against gays and lesbians, the Interfax news agency reported.
New York (AFP) - An electric guitar on which Bob Dylan performed a legendary set at the Newport Folk Festival in 1965 sold for a record $965,000 at an auction in New York on Friday, Christie's announced.
People who sing in choirs experience significantly better levels of psychological well-being, a British researcher has found.
Dubai (AFP) - The Dubai International Film Festival opened on Friday, promising a strong selection of Arabic-language feature films and documentaries, among them the award-winning Palestinian movie "Omar".
Hammamet (Tunisia) (AFP) - A Tunisian rapper was jailed on Thursday for four months over songs deemed insulting to police, in a retrial that his supporters say proves the authorities are harassing dissident artists.