Entertainment

Russia and Ukraine set to battle it out on stage at Eurovision

Russia and Ukraine set to battle it out on stage at Eurovision

Published 14/05/2016

STOCKHOLM Politics could take center stage at the usually kitsch Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday, with bookmakers making Russia favorite to win and the Ukrainian [more…]

Disney shares stumble as expectations outpace reality

Disney shares stumble as expectations outpace reality

Published 11/05/2016

For Walt Disney's Peter Pan, flying was "all a matter of faith and trust." Investors in Walt Disney Co showed a lack of both in [more…]

Daily Mail says may partner to bid for Yahoo

Daily Mail says may partner to bid for Yahoo

Published 21/04/2016

The parent of Britain's Daily Mail said on Wednesday it had not submitted its own bid to buy Yahoo Inc's core Internet business, but was [more…]

New York playwright fails to block opening of new ‘Barbershop’ movie

New York playwright fails to block opening of new ‘Barbershop’ movie

Published 16/04/2016

The movie "Barbershop: The Next Cut" may open on Friday, a Manhattan judge ruled on Thursday as he denied an injunction sought by a New [more…]

Open spat erupts in Singapore between premier and his sister

Open spat erupts in Singapore between premier and his sister

Published 11/04/2016

SINGAPORE A spat between Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his younger sister has blown into the open, one year after the death of [more…]

Argus stake sale to produce dozens of millionaire journalists

Argus stake sale to produce dozens of millionaire journalists

Published 06/04/2016

LONDON Dozens of journalists at oil-price reporting agency Argus Media are set to become multi-millionaires when a deal to bring an investor onboard goes through [more…]

Lawyers in settlement talks over Sumner Redstone competency lawsuit: sources

Lawyers in settlement talks over Sumner Redstone competency lawsuit: sources

Published 05/04/2016

Lawyers for Viacom Inc Chairman Emeritus Sumner Redstone are in talks to settle a lawsuit challenging the 92-year-old media mogul's mental competency, people familiar with [more…]

Disney expands search for new CEO, COO Staggs leaving

Disney expands search for new CEO, COO Staggs leaving

Published 05/04/2016

LOS ANGELES Tom Staggs, the veteran Walt Disney Co executive who had been widely seen as the media company's next CEO, will step down on [more…]

Disney COO’s exit may see CEO Iger extending term again: analysts

Disney COO’s exit may see CEO Iger extending term again: analysts

Published 05/04/2016

Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Bob Iger could end up extending his term for a third time, analysts said on Tuesday, following the surprise announcement [more…]

Greece picks own director to head arts festival after Belgian artist quits

Greece picks own director to head arts festival after Belgian artist quits

Published 04/04/2016

ATHENS Greece on Monday picked a local theater director to curate its most renowned annual summer arts festival after Belgian artist Jan Fabre quit following [more…]