Stories about Culture

Jan 26 2018

At Davos, Mnuchin's 'weak dollar' talk sets nerves on edge

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross later told CNBC that his colleague was "not advocating for a weaker dollar ", but he also struck a combative tone. It last traded at S$1...

Jan 25 2018

Late-Night Hosts Weigh In on Oscar Nominee Snubs, Surprises

Kimmel will be hosting the 90th Annual Academy Awards on ABC this March, despite the infamous Moonlight/La La Land mix-up past year that instantly made Oscars history ...

Jan 25 2018

Princess Eugenie is engaged: The official photos of the happy couple

Her mum the Duchess of York , has a very similar engagement ring from Prince Andrew . Her father, the Duke of York, announced her engagement earlier today. The of...

Jan 23 2018

Actress Natalie Portman Recalls 'Sexual Terrorism' To Women's March

Marking one year since Donald Trump's inauguration, the Women's March on January 20 once again brought out of hundreds of thousands of protesters to the streets of ma...

Jan 23 2018

Irrfan Khan and Vidya Balan win Filmfare Awards

The starry night was hosted by Shah Rukh Khan while his friend and ace director Karan Johar provided him some company on the stage. Amit V. Masurkar bagged the Best ...

Jan 23 2018

Ed Sheeran announces engagement

The singer made the announcement via his official Instagram account, writing: "Got myself a fiance just before new year". Ed admits he's already losing his ambition bec...

Jan 21 2018

Ranked Halep fends off Davis in marathon match

The 17th-seeded Keys, who lost in the U.S. Open final previous year to Sloane Stephens, saved three break points serving for the match , finally clinching it on her fi...

Jan 21 2018

Rapper Kodak Black Arrested And Held Without Bond On 7 Charges

Kodak Black has been arrested on a slew of charges including grand theft of a firearm and child neglect, and unfortunately for the rapper, he was caught in the wrong p...

Jan 20 2018

Star Wars: The Last Jedi cast roast men-only fan edit

Amateur reviewer Jay A. York, for one, enthusiastically endorsed the film to his 38 YouTube subscribers after it was released on torrent networks this weekend. Movies. De...

Jan 19 2018

Lamar Odom Reveals When He Knew It Was Over with Khloé Kardashian

Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian make a personal appearance for "Unbreakable Bond" at Perfumania on June 7, 2012 in Orange, California. It's been said many, many time...

Jan 19 2018

Illegal Alien Cop Killer Vows to Kill Again, Angel Mom Reacts

White told Bracamontes he had the right to attend court but could not continue to disrupt proceedings and had him removed. "I wish I killed more of those mother*****s"....

Jan 18 2018

Trump White House exposé Fire and Fury to be adapted for TV

Interest in the book grew when news from the book was leaked, and authorized excerpts were published soon after. The president and the White House, on the other hand, hav...

Jan 18 2018

Apple's first scripted comedy series to star Kristen Wiig

Witherspoon's salary for season two of the hit HBO series is tripling , as is Nicole Kidman's (who won an Emmy and a Golden Globe for her performance). The untitled A...

Jan 16 2018

"Jumanji" still king of the box office jungle

The circus musical looked like it wasn't going to stick around at the box office after a $14 million four-day opening on Christmas weekend, but it has shown remarkable le...

Jan 15 2018

Aziz Ansari accused of sexual assault

There, she claims he repeatedly coerced her into sexual acts that she was uncomfortable with. The woman said she left the apartment in tears and texted Ansari t...

Jan 13 2018

Infosys reports 37.6% rise in net profit in October-December 2017 quarter

Infosys retained full-year revenue guidance as well in the third quarter. December-quarter sales rose 8 percent to $2,755 million from $2,551 million a year ago, and in...

Jan 12 2018

Mark Wahlberg refused to approve Christopher Plummer unless he was paid

Whether Williams could have gotten the exact same paycheck as Wahlberg for the reshoots probably depends on how much additional work each of them had to do. It's been alt...

Jan 11 2018

Trump Appears To Forget The Words To The National Anthem

And given the president's strong stance on the national anthem, it's no surprise that his critics pounced. " Trump being down on the field, walking out with the troops...

Jan 11 2018

Hollywood all in black for glitzy Golden Globes

And so toward the end of his Golden Globes monologue - which relied exclusively on punchlines instead of soft-shoeing his way through a song-and-dance number - Meyers b...

Jan 10 2018

The surprising and the expected: BAFTA nominations announced

The BAFTA nominations have been announced, with a few notable omissions. The British Academy Film and Television Awards (or BAFTA) released its list of nominees today a...