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Farhad Humayun makes public appearance after brain tumor surgery

Overload singer Farhad Humayun, who disclosed earlier this month that he had been diagnosed with brain tumour, has now shared that he underwent a "life-altering surgery". "Made my first public appearance in months, last night, among friends fans and well wishers, after my life altering surgery. Thank you for the love, light and prayers. To infinity & beyond!" the singer...

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Justin Timberlake book coming in October

NEW YORK  — The actor and Grammy-winning singer has a book out this fall, Harper Design announced Friday. “Hindsight & All the Things I Can’t See in Front of Me” will feature images from his personal archives and “anecdotes, reflections and observations.” The book comes out October 30. It was co-written with Sandra Bark and designed by Michael Bierut. Timberlake...

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Indian film star prepares for new role – in politics

Indian movie star Kamal Haasan, whose latest film releases Friday, enjoys causing a stir as an actor and now he is looking to shake up Indian politics as well. Haasan is one of the biggest names in Indian cinema and has appeared in more than 200 films since making his debut aged six over half a century ago. The 63-year-old,...

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Atif gives shut-up call to his critics

Atif Aslam ,who drew huge criticism after singing an Indian song at Pakistan Independence Day parade held in New York, has given a shut-up call to his critics by saying “Simply love my haters.” According to reports, Atif sang one of his own Indian tracks “Tera Honay Laga Hoon” from the Indian movie “Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahaani”, at the...

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‘Despacito’ singer Daddy Yankee robbed by impersonator

A thief who pretended to be Daddy Yankee stole two million euros in jewels from the reggaeton star's hotel room safe in Spain, his representatives and local media said Thursday. The 41-year-old singer, best known for his catchy summer dance song 'Despacito' which he performs along with fellow Puerto Rican singer Luis Fonsi, "was the victim of a robbery while...

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The ‘Junoon’ is back

WEB DESK: The ever-popular sufi rock band “Junoon” is back with a bang after fourteen years, and people couldn’t be more happier about it. A post, shared by a biscuit company on twitter, took Junoon’s fan by surprise and the post was enough to revive the yearning and longing every Junooni has had for the release of another album or...

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Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie spar over child support, house loan

LOS ANGELES: Brad Pitt on Wednesday rebutted claims that he had failed to support his children and accused his estranged wife Angelina Jolie of trying to manipulate the media in their long drawn-out divorce. In the latest round of bitter accusations between the Hollywood power couple once known as Brangelina, Pitt’s attorneys said the actor had paid over $1.3 million...

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Armeena claps back at former foreign secy for calling Burqa-clad women ‘letterboxes’

Pakistani drama actor Armeena Khan has clapped back at former British foreign secretary Boris Johnson for calling Burqa-clad woman letterboxes. Earlier this week, Johnson wrote in a coloumn in Monday's Daily Telegraph newspaper that full-face veils should not be banned in Denmark but added he found it “absolutely ridiculous” that women choose to “go around looking like letter boxes”, and...

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Lady Gaga heads to Vegas with dual shows

Pop star Lady Gaga on Tuesday announced a residency in Las Vegas with twin shows to display her two sides -- extravagant and glitzy, and stripped back and jazzy. At 32, Lady Gaga is unusually young and culturally prominent to launch a residency in Sin City, generally the preserve of older artists who either want to set up elaborate productions...

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At age 81 Robert Redford retires from acting

Robert Redford, the screen legend and Oscar winner, has announced that he's retiring from acting at the grand old age of 81, with upcoming movie The Old Man & The Gun his last gig in front of the camera. The actor, director and founder of the Sundance Institute and its film festival, began his career on stage 60 years ago, before moving...

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Female Saudi film director keen to work back home now

PARIS: Fresh from shooting her first film in English, Haifaa al-Mansour plans to return to her native Saudi Arabia next month for her new project. But this time, she won’t be directing out of view by walkie-talkie from the back of a van. “When I started making films – I started in 2005, when my first short came out –...

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Cancer-stricken Sonali posted her latest post-therapy look, saying “Bald is beautiful”

WEB DESK: Bollywood actor Sonali Bendre, who is currently fighting against cancer in New York, took to Instagram and posted her latest picture with Sussanne Khan and Gayatri Oberoi, with a caption thanking all of her friends to be her 'Pillar of strength" in difficult times. The caption reads: "This is me. And in this moment, I am really happy." "People...

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Canada’s Zombie Boy dead of apparent suicide at 32

Canadian model and artist Zombie Boy -- who was found dead of an apparent suicide at his home in Montreal -- used his head-to-toe tattoos to earn international notice, from the catwalks of Paris to a video for pop superstar Lady Gaga. Zombie Boy, whose real name was Rick Genest, died this week in his hometown of Montreal, his agent...

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Rappers in Paris airport brawl to remain in custody for a month

Two of France's biggest rap stars were on Friday ordered to spend a month in custody after a brawl between them and their entourages delayed flights and forced a partial shutdown of a Paris airport. The beef between Booba and Kaaris at Orly airport kicked off on Wednesday in a departures hall packed with holidaymakers, some of whom filmed the...

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‘Make it so’: Patrick Stewart to reprise Star Trek role in new series

Actor Patrick Stewart delighted fans Saturday by boldly going back to his role as Jean-Luc Picard, which he said he will reprise in a new Star Trek series. The British actor, 78, said he would return to the iconic role during a surprise appearance at the annual Star Trek convention in Las Vegas, said "it is an unexpected but delightful surprise to...

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Priyanka Chopra’s emotional note as ‘Quantico’ comes to an end

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra paid an emotional goodbye to her character Alex Parrish in the hit ABC series Quantico. Taking to social media, the 36-year-old said, “As the season ends, I am saying goodbye to Alex Parrish. As you’ll see, her story will come full circle...and that is the best feeling as an actor.” “Bringing Alex to life has challenged me...

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Bollywood actress Sonali Bendre’s health shows signs of improvement, says husband

Web Desk: The health of Bollywood actress Sonali Bendre, who is currently undergoing treatment of high-grade cancer in New York has improved and her condition is stable. Filmmaker Goldie Behl tweeted on Thursday thanking all fans and well-wishers for their love and support for his wife Sonali Bendre. He mentioned in his tweet that Sonali's condition is stable and currently,...

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