Category: Entertainment

Big, mean and making the green: ‘Jurassic’ tops N. America box office

Huge, green and scary stomped on cute, young and funny this weekend as “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” debuted at $148 million to dislodge “Incredibles 2” from the top spot at the North American box office, sales data showed Monday.

The dinosaur se…

Big, mean and making the green: ‘Jurassic’ tops N. America box offices

Huge, green and scary stomped on cute, young and funny in North American theaters over the weekend as new release “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” took in a healthy $150 million to leap past last weekend’s leader, “Incredibles 2.”

The dinosaur seque…

David Lynch: Trump could be among greatest US presidents

David Lynch says President Donald Trump could go down as one of the greatest presidents in United States history, earning him instant praise from the Republican leader shunned by much of Hollywood.

The enigmatic filmmaker told The Guardian newspaper …

US migrant crisis in ‘ridiculous moment’: Sharon Stone

The migrant crisis has reached a “ridiculous moment” in the United States but it is a worldwide problem that underscores a “lack of humanity”, US actress Sharon Stone said Monday.

“We all know there is a ridiculous moment at our border, but there are…

US migrant crisis in ‘ridiculous moment’: Sharon Stone

The migrant crisis has reached a “ridiculous moment” in the United States but it is a worldwide problem that underscores a “lack of humanity”, US actress Sharon Stone said Monday.

“We all know there is a ridiculous moment at our border, but there are…

Broadway stars to rally against migrant family separations

Some of Broadway’s biggest stars on Monday announced a benefit concert to support efforts to reunite families amid US President Donald Trump’s controversial crackdown on migrants at the border with Mexico.

The singers and actors will perform Saturday…

Ingalls Wilder dropped from US book prize over racism

The name of best-selling author Laura Ingalls Wilder has been dropped from an American children’s literature award because of racist content in her books based on 19th century settler childhood in the Midwest.

The decision comes with many in the Unit…

Zambian anti-graft activists in court over budget demo

Six Zambian activists including a celebrated hip-hop musician appeared in court on Monday after they staged an anti-corruption protest as the government was unveiling the budget.

The group, which includes popular artist Chama “Pilato” Fumba, was arre…

S.African anti-apartheid photographer David Goldblatt dies at 87

South African photographer David Goldblatt, whose work documented the abuses and divisions of apartheid, died in his sleep on Monday, a leading gallery announced. He was 87.

“He passed away peacefully in his sleep at 5:37 am (0337 GMT) in his home …

S.African anti-apartheid photographer David Goldblatt dies at 87

South African photographer David Goldblatt, whose work documented the abuses and divisions of apartheid, died in his sleep on Monday, a leading gallery announced. He was 87.

“He passed away peacefully in his sleep at 5:37 am (0337 GMT) in his home …