Ken Takakura, who first rose to stardom in the 1960s playing yakuza outlaws, but later became Hollywood’s go-to actor for made-in-Japan films, died on Nov. 10 at age 83 of malignant lymphoma. […]
The man known as 9/11’s “20th Hijacker” claims the 2001 terror plot was financed by the Saudi prince at that time.
ENCORE!: He’s one of the world’s greatest architects. In his 50-year career, Frank Gehry has designed iconic buildings around the world. Perhaps his most famous is the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao. Along […]
U2 frontman Bono hurt his arm while riding a bike in New York’s Central Park.
Presenting the new Sainsbury’s Christmas advert. Made in partnership with The Royal British Legion. Inspired by real events from 100 years ago. “The film-makers here have done something to the first world […]
TV Party was a public access cable show that ran from 1978 to 1982 in New York City and featured everyone from Debbie Harry to David Byrne to Iggy Pop to Basquiat. […]
Thousands of Iranians have gathered in central Tehran for the funeral of pop star, Morteza Pashaee. Pashaee, who had millions of Persian-speaking fans in Iran and elsewhere, passed away in hospital at […]
3 major international summits are taking place this week – the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation (Apec) meeting in China, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations in Myanmar and the G20 summit in Brisbane, […]
About 160 Chinese health workers arrived on Saturday in Liberia, where they are due to staff a new $41 million Ebola clinic that, unlike most other foreign interventions, is being built and […]
Russian state television has released a satellite photograph that it claims shows that a Ukrainian fighter jet shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. But many commentators dismissed the photo as a fake. […]