'Purple Rain,' 'Amadeus,' 'Boys Don't Cry,' 'Clerks' Enter National Film Registry

Purple Rain, Amadeus, She's Gotta Have It and Clerks — this year's biggest public vote-getter — plus...

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Palm Springs International Film Festival to focus on Italy's 'diverse' cinema in 2020

The theme selection is inspired by the 100th birthday of the late filmmaker Federico Fellini, who...

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London Knife Attack Overshadows U.K. Election: Weekend Reads

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Milkha Singh Birthday Special: Interesting Facts About India’s Sprint Icon

Milkha Singh celebrates his 90th birthday on November 20, 2019 (Wednesday). He is widely celebrated...

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Today in History, 21/11

His attack on Serbia helped precipitate World War I. 1920 - The Irish Republican Army shoots dead 14 British agents in what becomes known as the...

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Autumn art London: 10 of the best autumnal paintings you need to see

Alfred East was such a popular landscape painter by the end of the 19th century that he received a...

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Pakistan Under Pressure to Rein in Blasphemy Law

One of the most frightening things about Pakistan's blasphemy law is that the simplest act can spiral into charges that can bring the death penalty. In...

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10 footballing greats who tried – and completely failed – at being player-managers

Top-level journeyman Anelka found himself at his 12th club in a seventh different county when he...

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How America's Ugly History of Segregation Changed the Meaning of the Word 'Ghetto'

From the 16th to the 18th century, the institution of the legally compulsory and physically enclosed...

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Meet the Liverpool fan who’s been to every one of the club's European Cup finals

‘Mono’ is Stephen Monaghan, a 59-year-old Liverpudlian from Halewood. On Saturday, he will attend...

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Mandi Riggi Tells Post-Punk Tale of Rebellion in ‘Alex in Wonderland’ (EXCLUSIVE)

“Alex in Wonderland” is a darkly comedic coming-of-age drama about freedom and rebellion. The...

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50 years after Stonewall, New York stages huge Gay Pride rally

Four million people and a sea of rainbow flags: that is what organizers of New York's "World Pride"...

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Riots, Brexit and Budgets: Europe's got a lot to deal with right now

Another day, another political and economic drama in Europe, it would seem. If the protracted and...

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When Woodstock '99 riots erupted during Red Hot Chili Peppers' set: 'We looked like we were the bad...

Tensions mounted throughout the poorly planned festival, which took place on the scalding tarmac of ...

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Salvini says budget will prevent French-style riots in Italy

Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Friday that Italy's expansionary 2019 budget, which is...

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