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    Hungarian orchestra cheers locked down Budapest with drive-by music

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    British-American actor Adam Bond free from Covid-19 virus, grateful to Malaysian medical frontliners

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    Actress Puteri Aishah tests positive for Covid-19 after returning from Scotland

  • Country folk singer John Prine dies at 73 of Covid-19 complications, says report

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    Country folk singer John Prine dies at 73 of Covid-19 complications, says report

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    Bosnian band cheers up fans with weekly online 'Quarantine Show'

  • Release of the 11th season of 'Archer' postponed

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    Release of the 11th season of 'Archer' postponed

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    Singer Alif Satar uses sign language in stay-at-home message so the deaf aren’t left behind (VIDEO)

  • HK veteran singer Sam Hui to treat fans to a free online fundraiser concert this Sunday

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    HK veteran singer Sam Hui to treat fans to a free online fundraiser concert this Sunday

  • 1960s Bond girl Honor Blackman dies at 94

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    1960s Bond girl Honor Blackman dies at 94

  • Hong Kong celebrity Karen Mok under fire for supporting ban on eating dog and cat meat

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    Hong Kong celebrity Karen Mok under fire for supporting ban on eating dog and cat meat

  • Bored during Covid-19 shutdown? Then join this film director’s search for old photographs of Malaysian Indians

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    Bored during Covid-19 shutdown? Then join this film director’s search for old photographs of Malaysian Indians

  • MCO: Major local cinema operators extend closure until end-April to prevent gatherings

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    MCO: Major local cinema operators extend closure until end-April to prevent gatherings

  • Japanese celebrity redesigns signature song as hand washing melody

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    Japanese celebrity redesigns signature song as hand washing melody

  • Doris Day’s awards, animal artifacts haul in US$3m at auction

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    Doris Day’s awards, animal artifacts haul in US$3m at auction

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    Ellis Marsalis dies, aged 85

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    Doris Day's awards, animal artifacts haul in US$3m at auction

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    Disney shuffles movie schedule due to virus

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    Cinemas to extend closure until end-April

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    LONDON, April 6 — Elton John has launched a US$1 million emergency fund to help organisations working with people living with HIV or AIDS so they are not “left behind”...

  • Singer Pink says she had Covid-19, pledges US$1m to relief efforts

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    Singer Pink says she had Covid-19, pledges US$1m to relief efforts

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  • Quibi launching Hollywood 'on the go' streaming amid lockdown

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    Quibi launching Hollywood 'on the go' streaming amid lockdown

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  • 60s icon Marianne Faithfull treated for Covid-19

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    60s icon Marianne Faithfull treated for Covid-19

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  • ‘Tiger King’: true-crime tale of ‘Joe Exotic’ grips shut-in nation

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    ‘Tiger King’: true-crime tale of ‘Joe Exotic’ grips shut-in nation

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  • French orchestra plays on through virus confinement

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    French orchestra plays on through virus confinement

    PARIS, April 4 — A French orchestra has found a way around the coronavirus lockdown to record a 51-instrument rendition of Ravel’s Bolero. One by one. Alone in their kitchens,...

  • Edinburgh comedy club goes online to beat lockdown

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    Edinburgh comedy club goes online to beat lockdown

    EDINBURGH, April 4 — When the British government ordered a three-week public lockdown to reduce the spread of coronavirus, Anthony Dorman knew his Edinburgh comedy club was in...

  • World’s largest jazz festival in Montreal cancelled due to pandemic

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    World’s largest jazz festival in Montreal cancelled due to pandemic

    MONTREAL, April 4 — This year’s Montreal Jazz Festival, the world’s largest, and other popular summer jamborees in Canada’s francophone metropolis were cancelled yesterday...

  • Disney shuffles movie schedule due to virus, ‘Mulan’ set for July

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    Disney shuffles movie schedule due to virus, ‘Mulan’ set for July

    LOS ANGELES, April 4 — Walt Disney Co will release the live-action epic Mulan in movie theatres in July and Marvel’s Black Widow in November, the company said yesterday as it...

  • Country music stars replace awards show with at-home performance special amid coronavirus pandemic

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    Country music stars replace awards show with at-home performance special amid coronavirus pandemic

    LOS ANGELES, April 4 — Country music stars will come together tomorrow with acoustic performances recorded from their homes for a televised special that will replace the annual...

  • Soul singer Bill Withers dies at 81, says family

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    Soul singer Bill Withers dies at 81, says family

    LOS ANGELES, April 3 — Bill Withers, the legendary performer who defined 1970s soul with hits like “Ain’t No Sunshine” and “Lean on Me” has died following heart...

  • Taiwanese superstar Jay Chou lashes out at Netflix Taiwan for failing to promote his travelogue

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    Taiwanese superstar Jay Chou lashes out at Netflix Taiwan for failing to promote his travelogue

    KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 3 — Taiwanese pop sensation Jay Chou has taken to his social media to lash out at the Taiwanese side of video streaming platform, Netflix, after they failed to...

  • Binge-worthy TV shows and movies at your fingertips to avoid boredom during MCO

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    Binge-worthy TV shows and movies at your fingertips to avoid boredom during MCO

    PETALING JAYA, April 3 — It’s been 16 days into the movement control order (MCO), and with another 11 to go, your TV, or your gadgets are your portal to a whole new world of...

  • Pot bellies preferred: Defector says K-drama star Hyun Bin doesn’t meet North Korean beauty standards (VIDEO)

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    Pot bellies preferred: Defector says K-drama star Hyun Bin doesn’t meet North Korean beauty standards (VIDEO)

    PETALING JAYA, April 3 — South Korean actor Hyun Bin won’t be sweeping any real North Korean women off their feet anytime soon, according to defector and YouTuber Park...

  • Behind the scenes: Singapore-based actor Bobby Tonelli talks ‘Westworld’ season 3 (VIDEO)

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    Behind the scenes: Singapore-based actor Bobby Tonelli talks ‘Westworld’ season 3 (VIDEO)

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 3 ― All eyes are on Singapore in the third season of Westworld as the city-state stars as a stand-in for future Los Angeles. Befittingly, Singaporean screen...

  • French Montana, Lil Nas X, and Adam Devine among stars tricked by Chance The Rapper in his new show (VIDEO)

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    French Montana, Lil Nas X, and Adam Devine among stars tricked by Chance The Rapper in his new show (VIDEO)

    LOS ANGELES, April 3 ― With a few days left to run before its launch, streaming platform Quibi has presented a trailer for the latest version of the hidden-camera reality TV...

  • Netflix leads on downloads, but YouTube Kids grabs more hours

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    Netflix leads on downloads, but YouTube Kids grabs more hours

    NEW YORK, April 2 — Netflix Inc led rivals YouTube, Amazon Prime and Disney+ with over 59 million installs in the first quarter of 2020, but more time was spent on YouTube’s...

  • Everything you need to know about Noble Panacea’s brand ambassador Jodie Comer

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    Everything you need to know about Noble Panacea’s brand ambassador Jodie Comer

    LONDON, Apr 4 — Budding cosmetics brand Noble Panacea has announced the appointment of Jodie Comer as its first global brand ambassador. But who exactly is this discreet and...

  • Jazz great Ellis Marsalis dies aged 85 after virus 'complications'

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    Jazz great Ellis Marsalis dies aged 85 after virus 'complications'

    NEW YORK, April 2 — Jazz great Ellis Marsalis died yesterday at the age of 85 after contracting the coronavirus, his son Branford said. The acclaimed American pianist and...