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Indian screen icon Shashi Kapoor dies aged 79

Indian screen icon Shashi Kapoor dies aged 79

Bollywood icon Shashi Kapoor -- a star of 1970s Indian cinema and a member of the Hindi film industry's famous Kapoor family -- died on Monday aged 79 after a long illness, his family said.

Indian court rejects bid to stop world release of Bollywood film

Indian court rejects bid to stop world release of Bollywood film

India's top court Tuesday rejected a legal attempt to block the global release of a Bollywood film that has sparked violent protests, warning against pre-judging the controversial historical epic.

Manushi Chhillar brings Miss World 2017 crown to India after 17 years

Manushi Chhillar brings Miss World 2017 crown to India after 17 years

An Indian medical student was crowned Miss World at a glitzy event in a Chinese resort on Saturday, making her country the joint-most successful in the beauty pageant's history.

Hollywood welcomes allegations shining light on abuse

Hollywood welcomes allegations shining light on abuse

Filmmakers on Saturday welcomed the sexual misconduct scandal engulfing Hollywood as a ‘positive’ moment that could end decades of abuse and serve as an example to other industries.

Modi party under fire for demanding cuts in Indian film

Modi party under fire for demanding cuts in Indian film

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling party came under fire on Saturday for demanding cuts to an Indian film, claiming it showcased ‘anti-Modi hatred’.

Taylor Swift soars atop US chart, ends 'Despacito' reign

Taylor Swift soars atop US chart, ends 'Despacito' reign

Taylor Swift's vengeful new track topped the US singles chart Tuesday with the year's highest one-week sales, halting the historic reign of global sensation ‘Despacito.’

Entertainment in store for visitors as Qatar celebrates Eid

Entertainment in store for visitors as Qatar celebrates Eid

Various festival locations are all set to welcome and entertain a large number of residents and visitors, as well as expatriate communities, who will be watching a diverse range of events.

Move over 'Star Trek': there's a new show at the final frontier

Move over 'Star Trek': there's a new show at the final frontier

As the world clamors for the first ‘Star Trek’ series in a more than decade, a streamlined usurper with no interest in Klingons is entering the space race.

Fun-filled weekend awaits residents

Fun-filled weekend awaits residents

The City hosts a wide variety of live entertainment with at least two new shows every week. It is open daily from 2pm to 11pm.

Visitors from Kuwait and Oman praise Katara Fest

Visitors from Kuwait and Oman praise Katara Fest

Visitors from Kuwait and Oman have praised the various entertainment activities organised by Katara-the Cultural Village Foundation to celebrate Eid al-Fitr...

'Unique' Entertainment City to feature new activities

'Unique' Entertainment City to feature new activities

Residents and visitors will get to experience “the most unique Entertainment City” this year with an array of sports and interactive activities for all ages ...

Pop superstar Beyonce gives birth to twins: reports

Pop superstar Beyonce gives birth to twins: reports

Pop diva Beyonce and her rap mogul husband Jay Z have welcomed twins, according to US media reports on the two new members of music's royal family that already includes five-year-old Blue Ivy.