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At 73, Barry Manilow comes out of closet

NEW YORK, April 6, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Chart-topping singer Barry Manilow came out of the closet Wednesday at age 73, saying he kept silent on his nearly four-decade relatio...More...

Hollywood's French film showcase gets high-tech

LOS ANGELES, April 5, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The world's largest festival of French film hits Hollywood this month with an innovative line-up embracing the latest technology to...More...

Melania Trump's new portrait divides public opinion

WASHINGTON, April 4, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The White House on Monday released the official portrait of First Lady Melania Trump, with the photograph of the former model divid...More...

Music app "Banglalink Vibe" introduced for users

DHAKA, April 3, 2017 (BSS) - Mobile phone operator Banglalink has
introduced digital music app "Banglalink Vibe" where users would find their desired track while explor...More...

Roland founder, Grammy winner Ikutaro Kakehashi dies

TOKYO, April 3, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Ikutaro Kakehashi, founder of Japanese electronic musical instrument maker Roland which defined much of the sound of 1980s pop, has di...More...

Film on extremism wins at Saudi festival

DHAHRAN, Saudi Arabia, April 3, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A short film that tackles extremism has won the top prize at the Saudi Film Festival, organisers said Sunday, in an ultra...More...