Stories about Culture

Jun 24 2017

Gadot was paid the same as Cavill in their superhero movie debuts

For once, the Hollywood pay gap is not the villain here. We reached out to both Elle .com editors and Saxena, but did not get a reply. With limited knowledge of co...

Jun 24 2017

North Korea could co-host the 2018 Olympics, according to Seoul

The PyeongChang Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games (POCOG) has unveiled K-pop sensation Taeyang as the latest Korean celebrity to become an ho...

Jun 23 2017

Andrea Constand gives first public testimony against Bill Cosby

The man once known as "America's dad" for his role in the 1980s television hit "The Cosby Show", has denied all wrongdoing. But moments earlier, under direct examinat...

Jun 23 2017

Flooding feared from Cindy in Mississippi

But tropical storm Cindy defied those forecasts and is now packing 60mph sustained winds, with higher gusts, with only slight weakening now anticipated before a landfal...

Jun 22 2017

Queen's Speech arrives at troubled time for Theresa May

The programme set out by the Queen at Wednesday's State Opening of Parliament will feature "a number of bills" geared towards making a success of Britain's withdrawal f...

Jun 21 2017

Scalise's condition upgraded to serious: He 'is speaking with his loved ones'

House of Representatives, was being treated for injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding after being shot in the left hip. The president made his...

Jun 20 2017

Jay Z's new album '4:44' to drop June 30 on Tidal

Coding sleuths at Kanye to the People found traces of Jay Z's streaming service Tidal in the web code. Earlier this week, TIDAL confirmed that 4:44 would indeed f...

Jun 20 2017

Alex Jones interview draws 3.5 million viewers

Megyn Kelly's episode featuring an interview with Alex Jones finished behind Fox, CBS and ABC in the same timeslot. In the Hartford/New Haven media market, which ser...

Jun 19 2017

Cars 3 speeds to No 1 at U.S. box office

Disney/Pixar's " Cars 3 " will take the top box office spot from " Wonder Woman " this weekend with an estimated $53.5 million from 4,256 screens. This marks a 30 percent...

Jun 19 2017

Has Jon Snow's True Name Been Revealed?

What's in a name? It is now theoretical and unconfirmed by HBO. Jon Snow is actually Jaehaerys Targaryen . Could it be true? In that season, we finally learned tha...

Jun 17 2017

Katy Perry Hits 100 Million Followers, a Twitter First

The " Swish Swish " singer further added that part of the reason why she had "oversexualised" herself in previous iterations of her public image was because she was, in r...

Jun 16 2017

NBC In Crisis Mode Over Megyn Kelly Interview With Alex Jones

The bank has pulled all of its ads from "all NBC news programming until after the show airs", The Wall Street Journal reports. But Kelly took to Twitter to assu...

Jun 16 2017

'Tubelight' makers hope for Pakistan release

Two big local movies are gearing up for an Eid release and the makers don't want any competition from foreign films, especially if it's a Salman starrer. "Any conflict ca...

Jun 15 2017

Victim in Roman Polanski Rape Case Asks Judge to Dismiss Case

Gordon did not issue an immediate ruling. Madison said Bynes was "very realistic" about her acting goals and said she knows she has to "take it step by step". "I hope i...

Jun 14 2017

Chicago Officer Rescues Dog from Lake

The Malibu then collided with a Dodge Durango, according to police. A 30-year-old man and a 32-year-old woman who were involved in the crash were taken to Northwestern ...

Jun 11 2017

Bobbi Kristina's ex Nick Gordon arrested for domestic violence, kidnapping

Leal told police Gordon broke her cellphone weeks prior and took her computer to prevent her from communicating with her sister for help. Gordon said to police that he wi...

Jun 09 2017

'Wonder Woman' Cinematographer On The Film's Use Of Color

Before Wonder Woman , Jenkin's only had one other movie to her name - the 2003 feature debut Monster . Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman topped the film character list, ...

Jun 08 2017

Brazil's ex-tourism minister arrested on corruption charges

President Michel Temer and Brazil's chief prosecutor were in open warfare Monday on the eve of a court verdict that could lead to the scandal-plagued president's remo...

Jun 08 2017

Ariana Grande restarts concert tour after Manchester bombing

Ariana has been praised for her handling of the last two weeks, particularly after returning to the United Kingdom on Sunday for the One Love Manchester concert . The co...

Jun 07 2017

Court declares Mamta Kulkarni, husband as proclaimed offenders

In January this year, Vicky Goswami was extradited from Kenya to U.S. by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) on charges of dealing with drugs. A special NDPS court ...