Coldplay beam new song into space in chat with French astronaut

Coldplay gave new meaning to the idea of a single launch, playing new song "Higher Power" for the first time during a video link-up...

Curtain rises on first ‘Star Wars’ film in a decade

Hollywood rolls out the red carpet yesterday for the premiere of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the first film in the epic space saga...

Anime epic ‘Demon Slayer’ ousts Ghibli classic as Japan’s top-grossing film

An anime epic in which a teenager hunts down and beheads demons on Monday became Japan's top-grossing...

Forgotten species could future proof coffee in a warming world

A once-prized coffee species, rediscovered in West Africa decades after it was thought to have disappeared, is just as tasty as high-end Arabica and...

Dozens of items linked to Princess Diana hit auction block

It’s been 20 years since Princess Diana’s death, yet her legacy has barely faded. Now, dozens of items with a direct connection to one...

‘No Time To Die’ revealed as title of latest Bond film

Oscar-winning actor Rami Malek (left) and  Daniel Craig. The next James Bond film and the last to...

Bangladeshi actress’ film to faith tale proves smash hit

In Bangladesh, where morality tales top bestseller lists, the real-life transformation of Naznin Akter Happy from an actress embroiled in scandal to a fully-veiled...

Venice, Florence look ahead to tourist returns

The mayors of Venice and Florence, Italy's world-famous cradles of art and history, published plans Monday to help them rebuild after the coronavirus crisis...

Netflix spared as Academy keeps Oscars rule unchanged

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Tuesday voted to not change its rule for a film's Oscars eligibility, sparing...

Coco Chanel’s final days still fascinate 50 years on

The greatest fashion designer of the 20th century, Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, died suddenly in her suite at the swish Hotel Ritz in Paris half...

Hong Kong mountaineer on a high after fastest Everest climb by a woman

Former Hong Kong schoolteacher Tsang Yin-hung said yesterday she always believed in aiming high after setting a new record for the fastest ascent of...

Kendall and Kylie Jenner tour: Fan faints at throbbing Melbourne appearance

Chanting, screaming, fainting - Kendall and Kylie Jenner's appearance at a Melbourne shopping Centre had it all. The heirs to the Kardashian crown (or...

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