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    Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain’s childhood home in Washington to be turned into a landmark

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    Korean heartthrob Park Seo-joon confirmed joining ‘Captain Marvel’ sequel alongside Brie Larson

  • US music fest Lollapalooza drops DaBaby over HIV comments

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    US music fest Lollapalooza drops DaBaby over HIV comments

  • ‘Jungle Cruise’ docks with US$34m in theaters, US$30m on Disney Plus

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    ‘Jungle Cruise’ docks with US$34m in theaters, US$30m on Disney Plus

  • New Netflix documentary on ‘multi-layered’ Michael Schumacher

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    New Netflix documentary on ‘multi-layered’ Michael Schumacher

  • New York’s Broadway mandates vaccines, masks for all shows

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    New York’s Broadway mandates vaccines, masks for all shows

  • Chinese pop star Kris Wu detained on suspicion of rape

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    Chinese pop star Kris Wu detained on suspicion of rape

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    Pioneer of Caribbean zouk music dies

  • ‘Better Call Saul’ star Odenkirk recovering from ‘small heart attack’

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    ‘Better Call Saul’ star Odenkirk recovering from ‘small heart attack’

  • How Rick Astley broke the internet with 'Never Gonna Give You Up' (VIDEO)

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    How Rick Astley broke the internet with 'Never Gonna Give You Up' (VIDEO)

  • Hollywood agency slams Disney in heated dispute over Johansson’s ‘Black Widow’

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    Hollywood agency slams Disney in heated dispute over Johansson’s ‘Black Widow’

  • Amanda Knox criticises ‘Stillwater’ film for profiting off her story

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    Amanda Knox criticises ‘Stillwater’ film for profiting off her story

  • New York judge finds Cuba Gooding Jr liable in rape accuser’s civil lawsuit

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    New York judge finds Cuba Gooding Jr liable in rape accuser’s civil lawsuit

  • Lucasfilm hires YouTube artist behind ‘Star Wars’ deepfake

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    Lucasfilm hires YouTube artist behind ‘Star Wars’ deepfake

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    Pop star Kris Wu arrested in Beijing over rape suspicion

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    Disney slammed over Johansson’s ‘Black Widow’ dispute

  • Bob Odenkirk says on the mend after ‘small heart attack’

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    Bob Odenkirk says on the mend after ‘small heart attack’

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    Gibson Records: The music world’s latest label

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  • Harvey Weinstein bid to dismiss two sex charges fails

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    Harvey Weinstein bid to dismiss two sex charges fails

    LOS ANGELES, July 30 — Disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein’s bid to have two charges of sexual assault against a woman thrown out was rejected by a Los Angeles judge...

  • Scarlett Johansson sues Disney over ‘Black Widow’ streaming release

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    Scarlett Johansson sues Disney over ‘Black Widow’ streaming release

    LOS ANGELES, July 30 — Scarlett Johansson is suing Disney over its decision to release superhero movie Black Widow on streaming at the same time as in theaters, alleging a...

  • Spanish judge seeks tax fraud trial for pop singer Shakira

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    Spanish judge seeks tax fraud trial for pop singer Shakira

    MADRID, July 29 — A Spanish judge has seen “sufficient evidence” for Colombian singer Shakira to face trial for tax fraud, a court document released today said. Judge Marco...

  • Former K-pop singer Mina of AOA reportedly in hospital after suspected suicide attempt

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    Former K-pop singer Mina of AOA reportedly in hospital after suspected suicide attempt

    PETALING JAYA, July 29 — Former K-pop star Mina of the girl group AOA has reportedly been hospitalised after a suspected suicide attempt. A report by Korean newspaper Hankook...

  • BTS’ star power fuels McDonald’s global sales growth by 40.5pc in 2021 Q2

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    BTS’ star power fuels McDonald’s global sales growth by 40.5pc in 2021 Q2

    PETALING JAYA, July 29 — McDonald’s global sales growth is lighting up like dynamite thanks to the star power of K-pop band BTS. CNN Business reported that McDonald’s...

  • AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes to delve into new role as podcast host next month

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    AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes to delve into new role as podcast host next month

    KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 — AirAsia Group boss Tan Sri Tony Fernandes will be adding a new feather to his cap next month with the launch of his podcast Talks With Tony. The airline...

  • Disney sails into new LGBT waters with 'Jungle Cruise' film

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    Disney sails into new LGBT waters with 'Jungle Cruise' film

    LOS ANGELES, July 29 ― Jungle Cruise, Disney's new nostalgia-soaked adventure film based on a 1950s theme park ride, has an unexpectedly modern twist ― one of its main...

  • ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill dies at age 72

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    ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill dies at age 72

    NEW YORK, July 29 ― Dusty Hill ― the long-serving bassist of American rock-blues band ZZ Top ― has died at the age of 72, his fellow band members announced on Facebook...

  • 'Better Call Saul' star Bob Odenkirk hospitalised after 'heart-related incident'

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    'Better Call Saul' star Bob Odenkirk hospitalised after 'heart-related incident'

    LOS ANGELES, July 29 ― US screen actor Bob Odenkirk remained hospitalised in New Mexico yesterday with an unspecified heart ailment after falling ill during production of his...

  • British girl band Little Mix gets wax figures at London’s Madame Tussauds

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    British girl band Little Mix gets wax figures at London’s Madame Tussauds

    LONDON, July 28 — British girl band Little Mix joined the starry line-up at Madame Tussauds in London today, with the wax museum unveiling the chart-topping group’s replicas...

  • India court denies bail to Bollywood star's husband in porn case

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    India court denies bail to Bollywood star's husband in porn case

    MUMBAI, July 28 — A Mumbai court today denied bail to Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty’s husband Raj Kundra, who has been accused of producing pornographic films, police said. The...

  • Hong Kong actor Moses Chan is highest-paid in TVB roster, drawing RM16.3m yearly

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    Hong Kong actor Moses Chan is highest-paid in TVB roster, drawing RM16.3m yearly

    KUALA LUMPUR, July 28 — TVB actor Moses Chan has topped the list of five highest-paid actors at the station in a list released recently. Singapore portal Today reported that the...

  • Taiwan's King of Mandopop Jay Chou and wife Hannah Quinlivan praised for doing charity work quietly

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    Taiwan's King of Mandopop Jay Chou and wife Hannah Quinlivan praised for doing charity work quietly

    KUALA LUMPUR, July 28 ― As China's Henan province battles one of its worst floods, celebrities from the Chinese entertainment scene are stepping up to provide financial aid....

  • Wushu champ Eric Lau Lofstedt is one of two new Mouseketeers to join Club Mickey Mouse season 4

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    Wushu champ Eric Lau Lofstedt is one of two new Mouseketeers to join Club Mickey Mouse season 4

    KUALA LUMPUR, July 28 ― There are two new Mouseketeers and one of them is four-time KL International Wushu gold medallist Eric Lau Lofstedt. He also takes on the role as head...

  • Actor Bob Odenkirk collapses on set of 'Better Call Saul', say sources

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    Actor Bob Odenkirk collapses on set of 'Better Call Saul', say sources

    LOS ANGELES, July 28 ― Television and film actor Bob Odenkirk was taken to a Los Angeles-area hospital yesterday after collapsing on the set of his AMC cable network show Better...

  • Meet the music world's latest label, Gibson Records

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    Meet the music world's latest label, Gibson Records

    LOS ANGELES, July 28 ― For 127 years, music fans have known Gibson for its guitars. But that's about to change. The American manufacturer has just announced the creation of its...

  • Covid-19: Seven-month pregnant Malaysian singer Siti Sarah, family test positive

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    Covid-19: Seven-month pregnant Malaysian singer Siti Sarah, family test positive

    KUALA LUMPUR, July 27 — Local singer Siti Sarah, who is seven months pregnant along with her husband and three kids have tested positive for Covid-19. The singer took to her...

  • Chernobyl, Dracula: Korean broadcaster vows reform after using inappropriate photos to depict countries at Olympics

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    Chernobyl, Dracula: Korean broadcaster vows reform after using inappropriate photos to depict countries at Olympics

    KUALA LUMPUR, July 27 — MBC president Park Sung-je has apologised after the Korean broadcaster used inappropriate photos to introduce countries in the Tokyo Olympics opening...

  • Malaysian celebrities collect items worth more than RM100,000 in four days for distribution to the needy

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    Malaysian celebrities collect items worth more than RM100,000 in four days for distribution to the needy

    KUALA LUMPUR, July 27 — A four-day fundraising event by celebrities successfully collected items worth more than RM100,000 for distribution to the needy. Oriental Daily reported...