Stories about Culture

May 18 2017

Fallout over Comey memo, Trump's intel disclosures persists

House Speaker Paul Ryan on Wednesday questioned why former FBI Director James Comey didn't come forward sooner, if President Donald Trump pressured him to close his inves...

May 18 2017

Trump, Spicer share kiss in latest Saturday Night Live skit

That the Trump Administration's press shop faces an impossible task: squaring the president's shifting and fact-challenged worldview with reality on a daily basis. So who...

May 18 2017

Baahubali 2 collection: SS Rajamouli flick now targets Rs 500 crore club

As per reports by Bollywood Hungama website, the film has garnered around Rs 7 cr more on Monday and is now just Rs 10 cr short of hitting the Rs 450 milestone. " The Con...

May 18 2017

Trump pays tribute to fallen police officers

In 1962, President John F. Kennedy proclaimed May 15 as National Peace Officers Memorial Day and the calendar week in which May 15 falls, as National Police Week . The p...

May 18 2017

Rajinikanth: I don't want to talk about politics!

DMK has said it is all up to Tamil superstar Rajinikanth whether he wants to be a part of politics or not. Yesterday, at an event, Rajinikanth had said he has no desire...

May 18 2017

See Pictures: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan arrives in Cannes with daughter Aaradhya!

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has flown out of Mumbai to attend the Cannes Film Festival 2017. Aishwarya is accompanied by her five-year-old daughter Aaradhya. If Aishwarya Ra...

May 18 2017

Chinese 'Wonder Woman' poster shows Gal Gadot standing tall

On a related note, Patty Jenkins" " Wonder Woman' is all set to hit theatres on June 2. Diana Prince burst onto the comics scene 75 years ago in 1941. To celebrate, DC...

May 18 2017

Good News! Priyanka Chopra's Quantico Renewed For Season 3

Nevertheless, ABC seems to think the series deserves a second chance, albeit with someone else behind the wheel. ABC's Quantico is returning for season three, but w...

May 18 2017

Actress Reema Lagoo passes away at 59

She had complained of chest pain, family sources said. The Maine Pyar Kiya star suffered a heart attack last night and was admitted to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospit...

May 18 2017

Queen Elizabeth Gives Prince Harry Permission To Marry Meghan Markle

Meghan Markle - known for her role in hit U.S. series " Suits " - is now linked to Prince Harry. After dating for over a year now, many royal observers believe that P...

May 18 2017

Star Wars: The Last Jedi's Big Plot Twists Teased

A new Japanese promotional advert for The Last Jedi has revealed more information than was doubtless intended. "When we're looking at The Last Jedi we know Kylo is turn...

May 18 2017

This is why Salman Khan wants to watch Mohanlal's Pulimurugan

Yes, you heard that right. When asked how would he look up to Malayalam cinema having acted in remakes of Mollywood hit-makers Priyadarshan and Siddique, and how much o...

May 18 2017

Chanel accused of "humiliating" indigenous Australians over boomerang

I don't see how this is different from a cheap fake boomerang sold at the airport. But at least those weren't culturally appropriative. Not just about the price, but al...

May 18 2017

India a bit player but South Asia figures in 3 Cannes films

Vincent Maraval, CEO of the distributor of last year's Palme D'Or victor I, Daniel Blake , hit out at festival organisers for their "hypocrisy" in introducing new rules ...

May 18 2017

SmackDown Recap: Backlash Go-Home Show

Owens said that Jericho is now on the injured list and that what he did to Jericho is a sneak peek to what he will do to AJ Styles at Backlash. However, he explained his ...

May 18 2017

Kansas lawmakers unsure sales tax should be in budget fix

Legislators have considered several dozen tax proposals, including various income tax plans. "If these tax bills pass, the new taxation would be detrimental to the Northe...

May 18 2017

Odd couple alert: Bella Thorne steps out with 'sex addict' Scott Disick

According to ET, Scott and Bella had a split dinner at two different restaurants before drinking at a club until 1:30 in the morning and then leaving together in his auto...

May 18 2017

Rangers boss slams door on Dons rival

Caixinha indicted he was left waiting in McInnes's Pittodrie office when the sides last met in April. "I was just saluting him and saying I didn't understand the reason...

May 18 2017

This is what Obama told his friend about Donald Trump

When asked if Obama's opinion of Trump had changed, one friend responded , " Well , it hasn't gotten any better". Former Obama senior advisor David Axelrod told Peopl...

May 18 2017

Katy Perry will be a judge

Better yet, it's all about the car-crash auditions that bring American crazies out of the woodwork. The show, which pulled in 38 million viewers at its peak and has "pr...