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Rock 'N' Roll songwriter Alan Merrill dies of coronavirus

Rock 'N' Roll songwriter Alan Merrill dies of coronavirus

The co-writer and original singer of I Love Rock 'N' Roll, Alan Merrill, has died after contracting coronavirus.

2020-03-30 18:05:32
Japanese comedian Ken Shimura dies of coronavirus

Japanese comedian Ken Shimura dies of coronavirus

Ken Shimura, a veteran slapstick comedian and a one-time member of rockabilly band and comedy group the Drifters, died of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus Sunday, his agency said. He was 70.

2020-03-30 13:21:04
Taj Mahal shuts down amid coronavirus fears

Taj Mahal shuts down amid coronavirus fears

India's iconic monument Taj Mahal has shut down to halt the spread of the coronavirus, officials say.

2020-03-17 13:24:48
India movie industry to stop filming

India movie industry to stop filming

India's film and TV industry has decided to stop shooting from 19 to 31 March, in a decision that is expected to cost the industry millions of dollars.

2020-03-16 12:05:46
Harvey Weinstein jailed for 23 years in rape trial

Harvey Weinstein jailed for 23 years in rape trial

Disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for rape and sexual assault. He was found guilty in a trial in New York last month, a dramatic fall from grace for one of Hollywood's most powerful figures.

2020-03-12 12:47:10
Coronavirus: Tom Hanks, wife Rita Wilson test positive

Coronavirus: Tom Hanks, wife Rita Wilson test positive

Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks has revealed that he and wife Rita Wilson have tested positive for the new coronavirus in Australia.

2020-03-12 12:39:05
Shabnur sends divorce letter to Anik

Shabnur sends divorce letter to Anik

Film actress Sharmin Nahid Nupur alias Shabnur sent a divorce letter to her husband Anik Mahmud Ridoy on January 26.

2020-03-04 17:17:04
Shuvoo, Tisha, Faria selected for Banglabandhu biopic

Shuvoo, Tisha, Faria selected for Banglabandhu biopic

Actor Arifin Shuvoo has been selected to play the lead role in the biopic of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Bangladesh Film Development Corporation in a notice said on Tuesday (March 3).

2020-03-03 20:39:36
Toya weds Shawon

Toya weds Shawon

Model and actress Mumtaheena Chowdhury Toya has tied her knot with television actor Sayed Zaman Shawon on Saturday (February 29).

2020-02-29 22:03:05
Indian Idol 11 winner Sunny Hindustani

Indian Idol 11 winner Sunny Hindustani

After more than three months of non-stop entertainment and spectacular singing, Indian Idol 11 has finally come to an end. The show found its winner in Bhatinda's Sunny Hindustani.

2020-02-24 12:29:39
Bengali actor and ex MP Tapas Paul no more

Bengali actor and ex MP Tapas Paul no more

Veteran Bengali actor and former Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul died of cardiac arrest early Tuesday, family sources said.

2020-02-18 11:28:30
Queen of Katwe actress dies aged 15

Queen of Katwe actress dies aged 15

An actress who starred in the Queen of Katwe, a Disney film about a chess prodigy from a Ugandan slum, has died aged 15, Ugandan media report.

2020-02-16 20:34:02
 Thousands in Sydney for bushfire benefit concert

Thousands in Sydney for bushfire benefit concert

Thousands of Australians are attending a huge benefit concert in Sydney aiming to raise A$10m (£5.15m; $6.71m) to help communities devastated by bushfires.

2020-02-16 19:11:33
Oscars 2020: The winners in full

Oscars 2020: The winners in full

This year's Academy Awards have taken place in Los Angeles on February 10. The full list of winners and nominees are:

2020-02-10 12:21:17
Oscars 2020: Parasite makes history by winning best picture

Oscars 2020: Parasite makes history by winning best picture

South Korean film Parasite has been named best picture at this year's Oscars, becoming the first non-English language film to take the top prize.

2020-02-10 11:38:19