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Entertainment & Arts News

Broadway musical celebrates unsung Canadian 9/11 heroes

NEW YORK, March 10, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - On September 11, 2001 they quietly provided refuge to nearly 7,000 anguished airline passengers. Nearly 16 years later, ordinary Canadians from Newfoundland are...More...

Return of the King: 'Kong: Skull Island' revives iconic ape

LOS ANGELES, March 9, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Eight decades since furry wrecking machine King Kong first stomped into theaters, the giant ape with a predilection for bottle-bl...More...

Seven-time world champ Fraser-Pryce is pregnant

MIAMI, March 9, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Jamaican sprint star Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, a seven-time world champion, has announced she is pregnant, effectively ruling her out of a bid for a third consecutive...More...

Feminism not about male bashing: Alia Bhatt

NEW DELHI, March 8, 2017 (BSS/PTI)- Alia Bhatt says feminism calls for gender equality but people misunderstand the essence of it and end up associating it with male b...More...

Jackie Chan: foreign 'pressure' good for Chinese films

BEIJING, March 8, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Action star Jackie Chan said opening up China's heavily-restricted film market to more foreign works would put positive pressure on loc...More...

West Bengal's folk singer Kalika Prasad dies in accident

KOLKATA, March 7, 2017 (BSS/PTI)- Popular Bengali folk music singer Kalika Prasad Bhattacharya died in a road accident at Palsit in West Bengal's Burdwan district on Tues...More...