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We Day kicks off in London
(07 March 11:00 pm)
Mar 07 - Celebrities and activists team together to promote global youth empowerment. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)
Statue of pharaoh's daughter unearthed in Egypt
(07 March 08:51 pm)
CAIRO (Reuters) - A statue of the daughter of King Amenhotep III, grandfather of Tutankhamen and ruler of Egypt around 3,350 years ago, has been unearthed by a team of Egyptian and European
Comic superhero Ultraman slain by Malaysian censors
(07 March 02:20 pm)
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia has banned a comic book starring the Japanese superhero Ultraman because it could disturb \"public order\", sparking a torrent of online ridicule from those who saw it
"Beethoven of Japan" apologises for "causing trouble with my lies"
(07 March 10:50 am)
TOKYO (Reuters) - A composer once known as the \"Beethoven of Japan\" said on Friday that tests had shown he was not legally deaf and apologised to people throughout the country for lying by using a
'The Chase' debuts atop U.S. best-sellers list
(07 March 09:51 am)
REUTERS - \"The Chase,\" by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg, landed atop the U.S. bestsellers list on Thursday in its first week, as last week\'s top seller, \"Concealed Death,\" dropped to third.
Walt Disney, Shanghai Media Group to develop Disney-branded movies
(07 March 09:17 am)
REUTERS - Walt Disney Studios has signed an agreement with Shanghai Media Group Pictures to develop Disney-branded movies, the latest move by a U.S. studio to grow its presence in China\'s
Chemo drug helps HIV patients respond to Sangamo gene therapy
(07 March 07:55 am)
REUTERS - Treating HIV patients first with a chemotherapy drug improved their response to an experimental gene-modifying technique for controlling the virus, according to Sangamo BioSciences .
Classic Jurassic: Dazzling Chinese fossils offer portal into the past
(07 March 07:54 am)
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A spectacular array of beautifully preserved fossils unearthed in northeastern China over the past two decades provides a unique portal on life 160 million years ago in the
Soprano Te Kanawa trills for 70th on Covent Garden stage
(07 March 07:52 am)
LONDON (Reuters) - The stage was strewn with daffodils and a cake was wheeled out as Dame Kiri te Kanawa celebrated her 70th birthday on Thursday singing on stage at Covent Garden where the New
Anderson's whimsical 'Grand Budapest Hotel' evokes a bygone Europe
(07 March 07:48 am)
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif (Reuters) - Old rich dames, angry henchmen and one very punctilious hotel concierge make up the fantasy world at the center of Wes Anderson\'s whimsical caper that evokes a bygone
Cressida Bonas supports Prince Harry at charity event
(07 March 06:26 am)
Mar. 07 - Prince Harry\'s girlfriend Cressida Bonas attends a youth empowerment event in London where the prince was due to deliver a speech to about 12,000 young people.
Queen: We're a new situation and it will be big
(07 March 03:46 am)
Mar 06 - The veteran rockers team up with Adam Lambert for a summer tour. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)
Norwegian men most helpful with housework - OECD survey
(07 March 03:04 am)
REUTERS - Norwegian men pitch in the most with housework and related chores while Japanese men do the least in a survey released by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
Disney overhauls troubled interactive unit, lays off 700
(07 March 02:50 am)
LOS ANGELES/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Walt Disney overhauled its struggling interactive division in a sweeping reorganization that will reduce the number of video games it develops and alter its
The dawning of the age of genomic medicine, finally
(07 March 02:34 am)
LA JOLLA, California (Reuters) - When President Bill Clinton announced in 2000 that Craig Venter and Dr. Francis Collins of the National Human Genome Research Institute had succeeded in mapping the
Prince Harry launches injured service personnel Games
(06 March 10:46 pm)
Mar. 06 - Britain\'s Prince Harry announces the UK will host the Invictus Games in September, a Paralympic-type sports competition for former servicemen and women inspired by the Warrior Games in the
Germany sued over suspected looted art found in Munich haul
(06 March 10:39 pm)
BERLIN (Reuters) - An 88-year-old U.S. citizen is suing Germany and the state of Bavaria for the return of paintings he says were stolen from his uncle by the Nazis in 1939 and which German
Relationships, real-life personalities lead Tribeca festival
(06 March 10:37 pm)
(Reuters) - A scandalous affair, dysfunctional family dramas, missing babies, a blind piano player, Legos and James Franco make up an eclectic slate of spotlight films and documentaries at this year\'s
Models cosy up in warm winter coats on Hermes catwalk
(06 March 10:00 pm)
Simple and elegant lines dominate the catwalk at designer Christophe Lemaire\'s Autumn/Winter showcase, as Hermes closes Paris Fashion Week.
'American Hustle,' 'Wolf of Wall Street' lead MTV Movie Awards nods
(06 March 05:36 pm)
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Crime caper \"American Hustle\" and financial greed tale \"The Wolf of Wall Street\" each landed eight nominations for the MTV Movie Awards on Thursday, edging out dystopian saga
Vikings land at British Museum, but without the horns
(06 March 03:40 pm)
LONDON (Reuters) - The Viking exhibition opening on Thursday at the British Museum has axes, swords, helmets, dragon figureheads and, as its centrepiece, a 37-metre-long (121-feet) Viking warship that
Book Talk: Novelist, comedian Koch decries loss of risk-taking
(06 March 01:33 pm)
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch writer and comedian Herman Koch\'s novel \"Summerhouse with Swimming Pool\" follows hot on the heels of \"The Dinner\", a study of racism, madness and death in an outwardly
U.S. game show host Geoff Edwards dies at 83
(06 March 10:41 am)
REUTERS - Geoff Edwards, known for hosting the game shows \"Treasure Hunt\" and \"Jackpot\" in the 1970s and 1980s, died on Wednesday at the age of 83, according to his agent.
U.S. author George Saunders wins Story Prize for short fiction
(06 March 08:29 am)
REUTERS - American author George Saunders on Wednesday won the Story Prize for his best-selling short story collection \"Tenth of December,\" which has been lauded for its formal innovation and keen eye
New Bieber jail video; Conan's new gig
(06 March 07:19 am)
Mar. 05 - The latest celebrity news including new video of Justin Bieber in jail and Conan O\'Brien to host MTV Movie awards. John Russell reports.
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