Entertainment

United States Rapper Mac Miller Dies At Age 26

Mac Miller, a rapper from Pittsburgh whose debut album topped the charts in 2011 after his upbeat style gained a following online and who previously dated singer Ariana Grande, died on Friday in Los Angeles at age 26, officials said. He was found unresponsive at his home in the Studio City neighborhood and pronounced dead […]

Chess Olympiad Lineups Announced

The buildup has officially begun for the 43rd Chess Olympiad in Batumi, Georgia. The lineups are posted, so the pre-event punditry can begin. For the first time since its inception, Russia is not head of the open section. From September 23 to October 6, a whopping 179 federations are expected to converge on the shores […]

Pakistani Actress Reshma Shot Dead

In yet another incident of violence against female artists in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, actress and singer Reshma was recently shot dead allegedly by her husband in Nowshera Kalan area. According to a report by a Pakistani news channel, Reshma, who was the suspect’s fourth wife, used to live with her brother in the city’s Hakimabad area. […]

Dear Ivanka: Celebrities Target Trump’s Daughter In Instagram Campaign

Celebrities including Amy Schumer and Chelsea Handler have launched an Instagram campaign targeted at Ivanka Trump, urging the US President’s daughter to act on the administration’s family-separation policy and calling for the resignation of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen. As part of the campaign, well-known figures followed by Ivanka Trump on Instagram — including not […]

Spanish Embassy holds Contemporary Dance Performance in Abuja, November 17, 2017

The Embassy of Spain in Nigeria will on Friday, November 17 organize a contemporary dance performance; a Spanish Nigeria fusion dance by the Spanish dancer and choreographer Patricia Ruz and Qudus Onikeku from Nigeria which will hold at the Exhibition Pavilion (beside International Conference Centre), Abuja by 6.30pm. The event is strictly by invitation and […]