Arts

The Italian filmmaker who predicted migration deals with Libya - 09/09/2017

ROME, Alvise Armellini (dpa)- Andrea Segre worked for 5-6 years on a movie about Mediterranean refugee flows. As the Italian director started shooting, he realized that the dirty intelligence story...

DNA test 'proves' woman behind Dali exhumation is not his daughter - 09/07/2017

MADRID, Ana Lazaro Verde (dpa) - A DNA test conducted on the remains of Spanish surrealist artist Salvador Dali has concluded that a woman who made a paternity claim is not his daughter. "These...

Robbie Williams cancels Russian concerts 'due to illness' - 09/07/2017

LONDON (dpa)- British singer Robbie Williams has cancelled three planned concerts in Russia because of an unspecified illness, he said via his official website on Tuesday. "Due to illness, the final...

Indonesian hijab-wearing alternative metal band breaks the mould - 09/06/2017

GARUT, INDONESIA, Ahmad Pathoni (dpa)- Hijab-wearing Indonesian metal band Voice of Baceprot wants to squash Western stereotypes of Muslim women and growl its way to international fame. Performing in...

Prince William and wife Kate expecting third child - 09/05/2017

LONDON, Robin Powell and Christoph Meyer (dpa) - Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, have announced that they are expecting their third child. "The Queen and members...

Unreleased George Harrison track up for auction - 09/04/2017

LONDON (dpa)- An unreleased George Harrison track is set to go up for auction later this week, as well as a series of previously unseen images of the Beatles. The Indian-influenced, 1968 song "Hello...

Ballads against bigots: German singers weigh in on upcoming election - 09/01/2017

BERLIN, Ella Joyner (dpa)- German musicians are coming together for a new initiative against populism before elections in September. As would be expected, their weapon of choice is their music....

Socialite and founder of Shanghai Tang fashion house dead at 63 - 08/31/2017

HONG KONG (dpa)- Sir David Tang, founder of the Hong Kong luxury fashion house Shanghai Tang and a socialite befriended by Hollywood stars and the British royal family alike, has died at age 63 after...

Princess Diana's death: Controversies and conspiracy claims - 08/28/2017

LONDON (dpa)- Amid a flurry of book launches on Princess Diana this month, several authors have again claimed to expose how the popular royal was the victim not of a tragic road accident but a...

'Texas Chain Saw Massacre' director dead at 74 - 08/28/2017

LOS ANGELES (dpa)- Tobe Hooper, famous for directing cult horror movies including "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" and "Poltergeist" has died at the age of 74. The Los Angeles County Coroner confirmed...
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