Stories about Culture

Jan 08 2019

Trump to Travel to Border, Deliver Primetime Speech?

But opposition to the border wall - which Trump has now said would be built out of steel slats, rather than concrete - has also become a unifying issue for Democrats , w...

Jan 08 2019

Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody scoops two Golden Globes

Even with a big National Football League lead-in, two likable hosts, and a seeming moratorium on Trump bashing, the Golden Globes found itself losing even more viewers....

Jan 05 2019

Ellen ‘forgives’ defiant Kevin Hart’s homophobia & says he should host the Oscars

Despite everything - possible previous apologies, headlines he thinks are misleading and the thought that comedians are "risk-takers" - Hart did tell the magazine that ...

Jan 03 2019

'Bird Box' Challenge Causes Netflix to Issue Warning

And because we just can't let things be, naturally it has led to the #BirdBoxChallenge , which finds everyday people blindfolding themselves and attempting numerous harr...

Jan 02 2019

NASA spacecraft provides first image from record-setting flyby of Ultima Thule

New Horizons can't talk to Earth and point to take observations at the same time, and so only after a post-flyby signal is received can the team really relax and begin to...

Jan 01 2019

Floyd Mayweather easily beats kickboxer in boxing exhibition match

Mayweather's record remains 50-0 as the fight was just an exhibition and won't count on his record. The rules were strictly defined, with kickboxer Nasukawa reported...

Jan 01 2019

Bird Box lift for Netflix

Given that Netflix self-reports its view metrics and has been tight lipped about them in the past, it will be interesting to compare this to future films on the service g...

Jan 01 2019

Gaga impressed fans with Enigma concert debut

The preview appears to resurrect PetGa, an "alien" interface of an app that generated users' auras that appeared alongside Gaga's 2013 ArtPop album. They thought it...

Dec 31 2018

Dipika Kakar wins Bigg Boss season 12

The Grand Finale of Bigg Boss season 12 was started with a power-packed performance of the host of the show Salman Khan . Before entering Bigg Boss 12 , Dipika won ...

Dec 31 2018

Pat McAfee to Make Broadcasting Debut During Packers-Lions Week 17 Matchup

It's the fourth straight win for the Lions against the Packers . He made the Super Bowl in his first season as the Colts' head coach, but he had Peyton Manning as his ...

Dec 29 2018

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch Trailer Hits - Change Your Mind, Change Your Future

The Netflix original series " Black Mirror " has been playing with our minds for four seasons on the small screen, with creepy and thought-provoking episodes like "Whit...

Dec 28 2018

Kevin Spacey charged with indecent assault

He reportedly sent his girlfriend a Snapchat video during the encounter, but Spacey's attorney said it only shows someone's hand touching another person's shirt. "If a ...

Dec 27 2018

‘Zero’ has an estimated Rs 52-crore opening weekend

According to Box Office India , the film's global collections are approximately Rs 100 crore . The expectations from this Shahrukh Khan starrer were sky high but it...

Dec 22 2018

'Today' Sent Off Karl Stefanovic With A Glowing Speech This Morning

It's a huge shake-up that's been some 14 years in the making, and nobody is more aware of it than the remaining Today Show co-hosts themselves. Stefanovic, who is now...

Dec 21 2018

Harvey Weinstein: judge rejects bid to dismiss sexual assault charges

The flood of accusations brought the Me Too movement to the forefront of the public consciousness and triggered the fall of a string of high-profile men. "Now, we'll se...

Dec 19 2018

Director and actress Penny Marshall dies at 75

Her father was director, producer and screenwriter, Garry Marshall , one of the masterminds behind 'Happy Days '. Those who knew Marshall best - including Marshall's...

Dec 18 2018

Catriona Gray: 'I'll forever be your Miss Philippines'

Gray, who, is half-Scottish and half-Filipino and was born in Cairns , Australia, wore a sparkling red dress inspired by both the Philippines' Mayon Volcano and a drea...

Dec 15 2018

Michael Cohen On Trump: 'The Man Doesn't Tell The Truth'

The man doesn't tell the truth. Prosecutors have said Cohen, just before the November 2016 election, paid Ms Daniels US$130,000 and helped arrange the US$150,000 paym...

Dec 14 2018

Donald Trump SNUB: How Melania showed ‘solidarity’ to Hillary Clinton with outfit

Melania also talked about the advice she gives her husband. When asked how she would like the media to portray her husband, the First Lady said, "That he is fighting fo...

Dec 13 2018

Trump clashes with Schumer, Pelosi in awkward Oval Office sitdown

The proposed deal would guarantee Pelosi two more years as speaker and she could serve no longer than four more years in the job. The account was described on conditi...