Dutch band nixes Lebanon gig in solidarity with local artists

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Dutch band Within Temptation has canceled its concert at a big music festival in Lebanon to support

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Mashrou’ Leila concert in Lebanon canceled after church pressure

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon’s Byblos festival has canceled a concert by the indie rock band Mashrou’ Leila “to prevent bloodshed”

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Franco Zeffirelli, Italian film and opera director, dies at 96

ROME (Reuters) – Franco Zeffirelli, who directed the world’s greatest opera singers and brought Shakespeare to the cinema-going masses, has

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Mozambicans look to God as cyclone deaths rise

BEIRA, Mozambique (Reuters) – Worshippers gathered at battered churches in the Mozambican port of Beira on Sunday, praying for divine

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Rocker PJ Harvey travels to Afghanistan to inspire her music in new documentary

BERLIN (Reuters) – Art rocker PJ Harvey visits a drum shop in Kabul, a war-damaged house with peeling wallpaper in

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Berlinale film breaks silence over church child abuse

BERLIN (Reuters) – French director Francois Ozon described the struggles he experienced breaking the silence surrounding pedophile abuse scandals in

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Comedian Roseanne, shunned since racist tweet, visits Israel

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Roseanne Barr, the American comedian whose television show was canceled last year after she made a racist

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Egyptian film star charged with ‘inciting immorality’ for wearing see-through dress

FILE PHOTO: Egyptian actor Rania Youssef attends the closing ceremony of the 40th edition of the Cairo International Film Festival

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Satanic Temple settles lawsuit over ‘Sabrina’ goat-headed deity

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Satanic Temple has settled its copyright lawsuit against Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) and Warner Bros Entertainment

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