Bollywood biopic celebrates shot Indian hockey hero

The remarkable story of an Indian hockey player who spent two years out of the game after being accidentally shot before returning to captain...

Superstar pastry chef’s ‘Food Porn’ has Instagram drooling

When Cedric Grolet takes out his pastry knife, millions of mouths water. The young Frenchman, named the top patissier on the planet last month...

Trove of 1,000-year-old gold coins unearthed in Israel

A hoard of gold coins dating to the Abbasid Caliphate is pictured during a press presentation of the discovery at an...

Tunisian fashion designers look to past for inspiration

Traditional embroidery on modern dresses, men's robes turned into women's jackets-Tunisian designers are making their mark with outfits inspired by their country's heritage. Drawing...

Selfies banned on red carpet at Cannes film festival

The head of the Cannes film festival said Friday he was banning selfies on the red carpet, claiming they caused "unwanted disorder" before premieres....

Almodovar’s ode to filmmaking hits the right notes at Cannes

Pedro Almodovar is used to a good reception from what he called "faithful" audiences in France - so much so, the director...

US band caught up in Paris attacks

The California-based rock band Eagles of Death Metal was in the midst of a European tour, promoting its fourth album release, when the musicians...

Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone dead at 91

Ennio Morricone, one of the world’s best-known and most prolific film composers, died in...

Security fears ahead of concert by Afghanistan’s Kim Kardashian

One of Afghanistan's most controversial pop stars, Ariana Saeed, famous for her figure-hugging outfits, has vowed to go ahead with a fundraising concert in...

‘Political’ Cannes film festival makes plea for dissidents

The Cannes film festival made a dramatic show of support for dissident directors in Iran and Russia yesterday as it unveiled a highly political...

‘Last Witch Hunter,’ ‘Paranormal Activity 6’ and ‘Steve Jobs’ Flop

It was a pre-Halloween massacre at the multiplexes. Four new films, including "Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension" and Vin Diesel's "The Last Witch Hunter,"...

‘Mini-Me’ actor Verne Troyer dead at 49

Verne Troyer, best known for his role as Mini-Me in the "Austin Powers" movies, died Saturday. He was 49. While no cause of death...

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