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Model Ratajkowski blasts French magazine for slimming her curves

The US model and actress Emily Ratajkowski has called out a French magazine for reducing her lips and breasts in a photograph for an interview which deals with the discrimination she says she has faced for "being too sexy."
Source: AFP | 2017/9/19 17:58:40

Flamenco, hot pink and lingerie trot NY catwalk

New York Fashion Week has just two days left before the spring/summer 2018 season moves to Europe. From Flamenco ruffles to hot pink and plus-size lingerie, here is a quick round-up from the catwalk Monday.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/12 17:33:40

Taiwan actor to hand massive fine for photo copyright infringement

Taiwan actor Jimmy Lin has been fined 345,000 yuan (about US$53,263) for copyright infringement, by a court in Beijing. It's said to be China's highest ever fine for infringing the copyright of a single photograph, reports thepaper.cn.
Source: CRI | 2017/9/11 12:41:42

DNA tests show surrealist artist Dali not father of Spanish woman

DNA tests carried out on samples taken from the body of Spanish surrealist artist, Salvador Dali on July 21 as part of a paternity suit placed by former TV fortune teller Pilar Abel have shown that he was not her father as she claimed him to be.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/7 7:55:04

Spanish man files paternity suit against Grammy award-winning singer Julio Iglesias

A Spanish man who claims to have the results of a DNA test showing that he is Julio Iglesias's son filed a paternity suit on Monday against the Grammy award-winning singer.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/5 17:03:40

Rapper Lil Wayne hospitalized after multiple seizures: report

Rapper Lil Wayne has been hospitalized in Chicago after suffering multiple epileptic seizures, celebrity news site TMZ reported.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/5 17:03:39

Queen Elizabeth II attends opening ceremony for Queensferry Crossing

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II arrives at the official opening ceremony for the Queensferry Crossing, a new road bridge spanning the Firth of Forth from Queensferry to North Queensferry, in Queensferry, west of Edinburgh, Scotland, Britain, on Sept. 4, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/5 9:44:15

Third baby on the way for Queen Elizabeth's oldest grandson

Queen Elizabeth's grandson Prince William and his wife Princess Catherine are expecting their third child, the royal couple announced Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/5 8:05:49

20 years on, Britain remembers Diana "the people's princess"

The 20th anniversary of the tragic death of Princess Diana, the Princess of Wales, was remembered by fans across Britain Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/1 10:11:00

Paying Tribute

Princes William and Harry paid a quiet tribute to their mother Princess Diana on Wednesday, a day before the 20th anniversary of her death that has reignited interest in one of the world's most famous women. Small scale commemorative activities were also held in China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/31 19:58:39

Singer Bruce Springsteen extends Broadway run after tickets sell out

Bruce Springsteen on Wednesday announced he would extend a run of intimate Broadway shows into 2018 after fans quickly snatched up tickets.
Source: AFP | 2017/8/31 19:18:40

Tour insurers say rapper Kanye West not cooperating with investigation into $10 million insurance claim

Syndicates of Lloyd's of London insurance market filed a countersuit to Kanye West's claim that he was owed $10 million after canceling his tour last year, saying it found "substantial irregularities" in the rapper's medical history.
Source: Reuters | 2017/8/31 19:18:39

Fashion Icon of the Decade

Ten years ago, model Kendall Jenner was 11 years old. Next week, she will be named Fashion Icon of the Decade.
Source: AFP | 2017/8/31 19:13:39

20th anniv. of death of Princess Diana marked in London

Prince William (L), the Duke of Cambridge, and Prince Harry lay flowers in Kensington Palace to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the death of Princess Diana in London, Britain on Aug. 30, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/31 10:32:37

Kardashians pledge $500,000 as celebs rally for Harvey storm relief

Kim Kardashian and her family on Tuesday donated a collective $500,000 to storm Harvey relief efforts, joining celebrities like Jennifer Lopez, Dwayne Johnson, NFL player J.J. Watt and comedian Kevin Hart who have pledged funds to help the tens of thousands affected by the devastation in Texas.
Source: Reuters | 2017/8/30 17:53:40

'Look what you made me do'

Taylor Swift's vengeful new music video "Look What You Made Me Do," is smashing records on YouTube, garnering more than 43 million views in its first 24 hours of release.
Source: Reuters | 2017/8/30 17:53:39

As US social tensions mount, song in Spanish tops charts

In the summer of 2017, US white supremacists have put on a show of force, the US president is fighting for a wall to keep out immigrants... and a Spanish-language song has achieved record success.
Source: AFP | 2017/8/29 17:58:39

American horror film legend Tobe Hooper dies at 74

American horror film legend Tobe Hooper has died Saturday at 74 at his home in Sherman Oaks, California, local media reported on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/28 7:38:50