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Australian broadcaster and writer Clive James dies aged 80

Clive James poses for a portrait at the annual Sunday Times Oxford Literary Festival held at the Oxford Union on March 28, 2004 in Oxford. Photos: VCG Photo: VCG A cyclist passes the Radcliffe Camera and the Bodleian Library in Radcliffe Square, Oxford at sunset. Photo: VCG Clive James, the Australian broadcaster, writer, critic and …

TFBoys member Jackson Yee receives birthday wishes

Chinese popular boy band TFBoys. Photo: VCG Fans celebrate at the fifth anniversary concert of TFBoys in August 2018 in Beijing. Photo: Li Hao/GT “Happy 19th birthday, and hope you are happy every day!” Roy Wang (Wang Yuan), a member of Chinese boy band TFBoys, sent out birthday wishes exactly at midnight on Thursday on …

Music executive reports ‘death threats’ amid feud with pop singer Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift performs at Alibaba’s Double 11 Gala on November 10. Photo: IC Music industry mogul Scooter Braun said Friday his dispute with megastar Taylor Swift over her music catalogue has left his family receiving “death threats.” The 29-year-old pop artist began publicly sparring with Braun this summer over his company’s purchase of her former …

Pressure mounts on Polanski over latest rape charge

French-Polish director Roman Polanski speaks on stage after the preview of his latest movie An Officer and a Spy in Paris, on November 4. Photo: AFP Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski faced mounting pressure Sunday after threatening to sue over claims by a former actress that he violently raped her in the 1970s, the latest in …

Da Vinci loan to go through

Leonardo da Vinci’s iconic drawing Vitruvian Man Photo: IC An Italian court on Wednesday rejected a last-minute bid to halt the loan of Leonardo da Vinci’s iconic Vitruvian Man drawing and other works to France’s Louvre museum, ending a bitter cultural row. The court last week suspended the loan of the world famous artwork, due …