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It’s raining kimonos in Tokyo – Japanese rock star presents futuristic kimono creation

TOKYO, Oct 18, (Agencies): It’s raining kimonos in Tokyo. US-based Japanese heavy-metal superstar Yoshiki kicked off Japan Fashion Week by sending models down the runway …

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Travis stuns crowd at induction – 3 Hall of Fame inductees honored

NASHVILLE, Tenn, Oct 17, (Agencies): Country singer Randy Travis found his distinctive voice three years after a life-threatening stroke and sang “Amazing Grace” during his …

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Dylan’s aura extends to hometown – Shaped artistically by Minnesota

HIBBING, United States, Oct 16, (Agencies): As a teenager in the windswept mining town of Hibbing, Minnesota, Bob Dylan, never especially talkative, surprised his high …

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Wonder, Khan wow ‘Prince’ crowd – Purple joy as music icon hometown bids farewell

ST PAUL, Minnesota, Oct 14, (Agencies): Stevie Wonder and Chaka Khan had the crowd partying like it was 1999 all over again at a tribute …

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Rowling to conjure 5 ‘Fantastic Beasts’ – ‘Rogue One’ trailer excites ‘Star Wars’ fans

LOS ANGELES, Oct 14, (Agencies): “Harry Potter” fans got fantastic news on Thursday. Author J.K. Rowling said that the Potter spinoff movie franchise “Fantastic Beasts” will …

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Superhero CPA in ‘The Accountant’ – Affleck terrific fit to play autistic assassin

The bean counter cometh. In Gavin O’Connor’s “The Accountant”, starring Ben Affleck, the paper-pushing CPA — roughly the exact opposite of Schwarzenegger or Stallone — …

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Dylan wins Nobel Literature Prize – First songwriter to win prestigious award

STOCKHOLM, Oct 13, (Agencies): US music legend Bob Dylan won the Nobel Literature Prize on Thursday, the first songwriter to win the prestigious award in …

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Dern, Williams charm in ‘Women’ – DuVernay makes sure girls see themselves in film

 ‘Certain Women’ is a quiet, introspective film about three women living and existing in a frozen Montana town. Does it sound dull? Sure. But on …

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Drake shatters AMAs nom record – Toronto rapper earns 13 nods

NEW YORK, Oct 11, (Agencies): Rap chart-topper Drake on Monday earned a record 13 nominations for the American Music Awards, topping the mark set by …

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Domestic workers drama in ‘Sunday’ – ‘Parvona’ fosters Indo-Tajik ties

BUSAN, South Korea, Oct 10, (Agencies): A documentary that takes an intimate look at the daily dramas of foreign domestic workers has premiered at Asia’s …

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