Entertainment

Serbia struggles to root out copyright piracy - 01/07/2009

BELGRADE (AFP) - At makeshift stalls in underground passages, peddlers hawk copied films, music and software from briefcases, ready to make a hasty getaway in Serbia's crackdown on rampant copyright...

Vogue editor biggest fashion flop of 08: Time - 01/04/2009

NEW YORK (AFP) - She may be the world's top fashion guru, but Vogue magazine's US editor Anna Wintour still managed to make last year's biggest fashion blunder, Time magazine says....

Website saves fashion faux pas at Obama inauguration - 01/02/2009

NEW YORK (AFP) - A new website hopes to save guests at president-elect Barack Obama's inauguration balls from the ultimate fashion faux pas -- wearing the same dress as someone else. ...

Tom Cruise 'deeply moved' by Hitler movie - 01/01/2009

BERLIN (AFP) - US actor Tom Cruise was "deeply moved" by playing the would-be assassin of Adolf Hitler in the movie "Valkyrie," he said in an interview with a German magazine released on...

French fashion designer Ted Lapidus dies at age 79 - 12/29/2008

PARIS (AFP) - Fashion designer Ted Lapidus, whose career soared in the 1960s and 1970s with the unisex and safari look, died Monday at age 79 in a hospital in Cannes on the French Rivera, his...

L'Oreal heiress hits back in billion-dollar gift row - 12/22/2008

PARIS -Patrick Kovarik - Liliane Bettencourt, the billionaire heiress to the L'Oreal cosmetics empire, lashed out Sunday at her daughter for questioning her right to donate a billion dollars in...

Crisis taking the shine out of luxury - 12/21/2008

PARIS (AFP) - Chanel fashion's decision to call off a prestigious but costly global art show is the latest sign that even the shine of the luxury industry is beginning to wear thin due to the...

Good vibrations for clubbers at London's newest nightspot - 12/03/2008

(AFP) - A new chapter in London clubland began this weekend with the official launch of a 2,500 capacity superclub, complete with vibrating dance floor, at the iconic 02 Arena. "Matter"...

Tragic child relationships define day two of San Sebastian festival - 12/03/2008

San Sebastian - Children's exposure to totalitarianism defined the second day of the San Sebastian film festival Friday...

Kidman to help Australian tourism - 12/02/2008

Australia is hoping to boost tourism by launching a campaign on the back of Oscar-winning actress Nicole Kidman's new film, which is set in the Outback. X-Men star Hugh Jackman will co-star in the...
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