Italian Director Bernardo Bertolucci Dies at 77 Of Cancer
Bernardo Bertolucci, Italian director of “Last Tango in Paris” and “The Last Emperor,” has died in Rome, aged 77, of cancer.
Born in Parma in 1941, his other films included “The Conformist,” “The Dreamers,” “1900,” and “The Sheltering Sky.”
Winner of two Oscars, for directing and co-writing “The Last Emperor,” he was known for his bold visual style and the controversy stoked by the explicit content of “Last Tango in Paris.”
Preity Zinta Trolled For Comments On #MeToo
Indian actress Preity Zinta has found herself in the soup after what critics consider her offhand comments on the #MeToo movement currently gaining ground in India, with several women media and film personalities calling out film producers, actors, journalists, and political leaders.
Zinta was being interviewed on a Bollywood website, Bollywood Hungama, when she was asked her take on the #MeToo buzz currently making the rounds in the India media. Her critics on social media say her response tantamounts to victim shaming.
Sinéad O'Connor Turns Muslim
Irish singer Sinéad O'Connor has announced she is now a Muslim.
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It is also not the first time O'Connor has publicly spoken out about religion.
In 1992, she sparked controversy after tearing apart a photograph of the Pope live on US television. Since then, she has slammed the Catholic church repeatedly for its record of child sex abuse, according to the
Aretha Franklin, 'Queen Of Soul,' Dies At 76
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Franklin died at 9:50 a.m. at her home in Detroit, surrounded by family and friends, according to a statement on behalf of Franklin's family from her long-time publicist Gwendolyn Quinn.
34official cause of death was due to advance pancreatic cancer of the neuroendocrine type
'Crazy Rich Asians' Author Wanted In Singapore For Violation
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Kevin Kwan, 44, did not register for national service (NS) in 1990 despite being sent notices, the ministry said, report
62Mr Kevin Kwan failed to register for National Service (NS) in 1990
Anne Hathaway Senses Racism In Teen Murder
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Nia Wilson, 18, was killed after she and her sister were both knifed in the neck on Sunday night in Oakland.
35She was a black woman and she was murdered in cold blood by a white man
Rapper XXXTentacion Shot Dead
US rapper XXXTentacion, who quickly rose to fame with two consecutive hit albums, has been killed aged 20.
He was leaving a motorcycle dealership in south Florida on Monday when a gunman shot him,