Stories about Culture

May 24 2017

Box Office Results: 'Alien Covenant' Splits the Weekend with 'Guardians 2'

Alien , the sixth installment in a lucrative franchise, took in US$ 36 million (RM155.54 million) for the three-day weekend, edging past the US$35.1 million logged by Di...

May 24 2017

WWE announces details on the women's tournament

The highly-anticipated WWE women's tournament finally has a name. The tournament is expected to feature top independent female talent. The show will be available via W...

May 24 2017

Roger Moore's memorable James Bond lines

Moore was of course known for his James Bond movies, but he was in many other great films over the years, and he did not stop acting in his old age. In 2015 he was nu...

May 24 2017

8-Year-Old, Teen Are First Identified Victims of UK Concert Blast

ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack but offered no evidence to support its claim. Eight-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos went to the concert with her mum Lisa ...

May 24 2017

Drake dominates, Cher reflects at Billboard Music Awards

Other early winners included Beyonce, who won five, and twenty one pilots, who won four. Drake was a high roller in Las Vegas , beating Adele's record for most win...

May 24 2017

Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Iran

Rouhani, who fronted Tehran's deal with six major powers in 2015 to curb Iran's nuclear programme in return for the lifting of sanctions, said the USA administration la...

May 24 2017

Israel police: Palestinian assailant stabs Israeli officer

At a recent White House speech, Abbas said: "Mr. President, I affirm to you that we are raising our youth, our children, our grandchildren on a culture of peace". "The ...

May 24 2017

The Queen condemns the Manchester attack as an 'act of barbarity'

Nineteen people were killed and more than 50 injured after a terrorist bomb ripped through a pop concert in the English city of Manchester on Monday night. Frantic love...

May 24 2017

Former '007' actor Roger Moore dies at 89

Legendary British actor Sir Roger Moore passed away earlier today, so we thought we'd share this video that features some his best (and cheesiest) quips, quotes and one...

May 24 2017

The James Bond actor passed away in Switzerland on Tuesday

Sir Roger Moore is best known as the third actor who played the legendary character of British secret agent James Bond onscreen. Moore's first Bond film, the eighth in ...

May 24 2017

James Bond legend Roger Moore dies at 89

The family said a funeral would be held in Monaco, "in accordance" with their father's wishes. McCartney and his late wife, Linda McCartney, wrote the GRAMMY-nominate...

May 24 2017

Longest-serving James Bond star Roger Moore dies at 89

He landed an MGM studio contract but only had supporting roles during the 1950s. He once joked of his role as Simon Templar in the spy thriller series, which he also pr...

May 24 2017

Manchester bombing victim, 8, was "a lovely little girl"

Friends said they were both being treated for their injuries in hospital. Saffie, a pupil at Tarleton Community primary school near Preston in Lancashire, was described...

May 24 2017

Katy Perry opens up about Taylor Swift feud: 'She started it'

Katy Perry has called for Taylor Swift to "finish" their feud , which began in 2012 when Taylor accused Katy of stealing her backing dancers. Perry essentially d...

May 24 2017

At least 20 fatalities after explosion at Ariana Grande concert

In a letter to British Prime Minister Theresa May , Juncker said, "It breaks my heart to think that, once again, terrorism has sought to instil fear where there should b...

May 24 2017

Anguished search by families after Manchester attack

Speaking in Downing Street, May said: "All acts of terrorist are cowardly attacks on innocent people". Police say they have arrested a 23-year-old man in connecti...

May 24 2017

Drake, Beyoncé win big at Billboard Music Awards

The big victor at Sunday night's ceremony was Drake , who broke a record with 13 wins. But the rapper showed up for the BBMAs in a major way, delivering a performance of...

May 24 2017

FCC: No punishment for late-night host Colbert's Trump joke

A CBS spokesman declined to comment on the decision. Colbert made the joke, in which he used the term "c*ck holster", on the May 1 episode of The Late Show . All comp...

May 24 2017

Saudi king: Trump visit a 'turning point'

However, Trump today strayed - unintentionally or otherwise -from the script . After years of butting heads with Trump's predecessor, Netanyahu celebrated a new Ameri...

May 24 2017

IPL preview: KKR look to quell Mumbai challenge in Qualifier 2

Mumbai will meet Rising Pune Supergiant in the final at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad on Sunday. Although both the teams have a well-b...