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Controversial Black Lives Matter film hailed at Venice

by Fiachra GIBBONS Controversial US director Nate Parker said Monday that he hopes his powerful new film about police violence against black men will help...

Scorned in China, the Hong Kong singer who chose politics over career

by Jacques CLEMENT Denise Ho has been pulled from concerts, her records are banned in China and she has been smeared as "poison", but the...

Rape rows risk taking sheen off starry Venice film festival

by Fiachra GIBBONS The star-studded Venice film festival opens Wednesday with a row raging about the inclusion of controversial directors Roman Polanski and Nate Parker. With...
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Jury finds Katy Perry copied Christian rap song

US singer Katy Perry copied the beat of her 2013 hit "Dark Horse" from a Christian rap song, a Los Angeles jury found Monday. The...

Malaysian firm settles theme park battle with Disney, Fox

Malaysian casino operator Genting, Walt Disney Co. and 21st Century Fox have settled a legal battle that centred on allegations the US companies abandoned...

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ almost took the world by storm, China left unimpressed

The U.S. box office hit “Crazy Rich Asians” premiered in China cinemas last November 30 and the response of the Chinese audience wasn’t what...

Singapore’s Low Ser En Wins Best British Short Animation at the BAFTA Awards

  This year’s British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards, held on February 18, had a special surprise for native daughter, film producer...

Namewee under investigation for oral sex video near Mosque, PM office

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ftZ0kha2RrQ The controversial Malaysian rapper Namewee is under investigation by the authorities for a Chinese New Year video. The police said the video, themed ‘Like A...

Beyonce’s Father Says Being Lighter-Skinned Was Key in Advancing Superstar’s Career

  The father and former manager of multibillionaire superstar Beyonce believes that the singer’s light-colored skin helped advance her career. In an interview with Ebony...
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Chinese shooting star in Bollywood

By P Francis How else would you describe the journey of a Chinese-born in India, talking and singing in Hindi in talent shows, and even making...
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