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    Spain’s DJ Padilla, icon of chillout music, dies at 64

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  • Civil rights struggle ‘just as relevant today,’ says Regina King

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  • Hollywood legend Jeff Bridges diagnosed with lymphoma

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    Hollywood legend Jeff Bridges diagnosed with lymphoma

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  • K-Pop fans in Thailand raise more than RM330,000 in support of pro-democracy demonstrators

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    K-Pop fans in Thailand raise more than RM330,000 in support of pro-democracy demonstrators

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  • Indian star pulls out of Sri Lanka cricket legend biopic after outcry

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    Indian star pulls out of Sri Lanka cricket legend biopic after outcry

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  • Liam Neeson thriller 'Honest Thief' leads cratering US box office

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    Liam Neeson thriller 'Honest Thief' leads cratering US box office

    LOS ANGELES, Oct 19 — Liam Neeson's thriller Honest Thief limped to first place at the domestic box office, debuting at US$3.7 million (RM15.35 million). Those ticket sales,...

  • 'Their voice is vital' — Thai celebs break silence on democracy protests

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    'Their voice is vital' — Thai celebs break silence on democracy protests

    BANGKOK, Oct 18 — A K-pop superstar, beauty queens and TV personalities are among a growing wave of celebrities backing Thailand's pro-democracy movement, sending out messages...