10:50 am April 24, 2015 | No Comment
The merger of the world's two biggest online fashion stores, Net-a-Porter, or NAP, and Yoox, sends a warning to luxury brands to embrace the Internet with more vim after years of resistance.
4:54 pm April 22, 2015 | No Comment
A year after Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin announced their decision to "consciously uncouple," the Oscar-winning actress has filed divorce papers in a Los Angeles court.
4:46 pm April 22, 2015 | No Comment
Production on the sequel to sci-fi action blockbuster “Independence Day” is under way, one of the cast has revealed, nearly 20 years since the box office hit was released.
4:38 pm April 22, 2015 | No Comment
American comedian, actress and TV star Roseanne Barr has revealed that she is suffering from glaucoma and macular degeneration and is slowly going blind.
4:30 pm April 22, 2015 | No Comment
Actor Ben Affleck said Tuesday he regretted asking a PBS documentary show profiling his ancestors to not include a relative who was an owner of slaves, saying he was embarrassed by the revelation.
4:27 pm April 22, 2015 | No Comment
In a dense thicket in the middle of the impoverished Indian Ocean archipelago of the Comoros, Ibrahim Bacar is plucking tiny ylang ylang flowers. The barely visible yellow blossoms with an intoxicating aroma contain the oil that provides the distinctive scent in Chanel N°5, one of the world’s best-selling fragrances.
3:59 pm April 22, 2015 | No Comment
Many US soldiers who fought in Vietnam will remember Hanoi Hannah, the silky-voiced communist radio correspondent who urged young American GIs to stop fighting and go home.
3:53 pm April 22, 2015 | No Comment
Filmstars Jake Gyllenhaal, Sienna Miller and Sophie Marceau, as well as cult director Guillermo del Toro are among the members of this year’s Cannes film festival jury, organizers announced Tuesday.
3:31 pm April 22, 2015 | No Comment
Once an afterthought for many international artists, India has quickly emerged as a hotbed for electronic dance music — and, in a sign of its growth, the first Indian act has played the influential Coachella festival.
9:55 am April 22, 2015 | No Comment
Los Angeles. Three years after saving the Earth — and breaking a few box office records — “The Avengers” are back with a power-packed punch this week with their latest blockbuster adventure. Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Black Widow, Hulk and Hawkeye take on a new baddie who wants to wipe out Humanity, in “Avengers: […]
7:30 am April 22, 2015 | No Comment
Batik has gone through a lot of transformations over the centuries, starting out as simple but beautiful geometric designs that were first seen on the statues and etchings on Hindu and Buddhist temples in central and eastern Java in the ninth and 10th centuries BCE.
4:19 pm April 21, 2015 | No Comment
US actress Meryl Streep is among the funders of a new initiative to support women screenwriters in a film industry dominated by men.
4:10 pm April 21, 2015 | No Comment
Cirque du Soleil, the ragtag group of street performers in Canada that grew into a global circus and entertainment colossus, is selling a majority stake to a U.S. private equity fund and its Chinese partner, Cirque du Soleil said on Monday.
3:57 pm April 21, 2015 | No Comment
"Shock Treatment" was written by "Rocky Horror" creator Richard O'Brien and made into a film in 1981 but it did not have the success of the original musical, which has built up a big international cult following over the decades.