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Bob Dylan sells entire recording catalogue to Sony

Bob Dylan sells entire recording catalogue to Sony

Bob Dylan sold his entire back catalogue of recorded music along with “the rights...

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Netflix movie review – in Munich: The Edge of War, Jeremy Irons and George MacKay re-enact a big moment in second world war history

Netflix movie review – in Munich: The Edge of War, Jeremy...

3/5 starsA year before the outbreak of the second world war, British Prime Minister...

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Lunar New Year for foreigners in Hong Kong: lai see headaches and gripes about pricey haircuts

Lunar New Year for foreigners in Hong Kong: lai see headaches...

How do festivals observed by majority populations, such as Eid in the Islamic world,...

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Malaysia: TikTok ‘unboxing by husband’ trend among Muslim newlyweds condemned by religious authorities

Malaysia: TikTok ‘unboxing by husband’ trend among Muslim...

When Ili Aqilah heard about the viral TikTok trend dubbed ‘unboxing Pengantin’ or...

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Netflix Taiwanese drama More than Blue retells a sad story, with love, doom-laden songs, tragedy and a few laughs

Netflix Taiwanese drama More than Blue retells a sad story,...

A series to be welcomed by suckers for sentimentality (but perhaps not those in...

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‘Immersive’ new Princess Diana documentary aims to ‘explore our complicity’ in her tragic life and death

‘Immersive’ new Princess Diana documentary aims to ‘explore...

An “immersive” Princess Diana documentary offering an “origin story” for the British...

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Coronavirus: Adele postpones Las Vegas residency, citing pandemic impact

Coronavirus: Adele postpones Las Vegas residency, citing...

Adele has postponed a 24-date Las Vegas residency hours before it was to start,...

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In Dr Park’s Clinic, K-drama mockumentary series, neighbourhood doctor struggles to find his feet

In Dr Park’s Clinic, K-drama mockumentary series, neighbourhood...

Halfway through January, Korea’s CJ ENM has launched its second medical comedy-drama...

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Korean rapper Mirani talks hip hop as a female artist, a Doja Cat collaboration and the pressure she feels to succeed

Korean rapper Mirani talks hip hop as a female artist,...

Mirani is one of the hottest rappers in Korea today. The secret to her success?...

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How Naomi Klein’s This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs the Climate altered an environmental educator’s thinking

How Naomi Klein’s This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs...

In This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs the Climate (2014), Canadian author and...

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K-drama Through the Darkness: Mindhunter finds its Korean equivalent in new criminal profiling series, an adaptation of 2018 book Those Who Read Hearts of Evil

K-drama Through the Darkness: Mindhunter finds its Korean...

Korean films and dramas have long been known for their grisly serial killer tales,...

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Crime thriller Limbo wins best picture in 2021 Hong Kong Film Critics Society awards; the late Benny Chan named best director for Raging Fire

Crime thriller Limbo wins best picture in 2021 Hong Kong...

Soi Cheang Pou-soi’s nihilistic crime thriller Limbo has been voted the best Hong...

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The best movie adaptations of Drive My Car author Haruki Murakami’s works, from Norwegian Wood to Hear the Wind Sing

The best movie adaptations of Drive My Car author Haruki...

Arguably Japan’s most internationally celebrated living author, 73-year-old Haruki...

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Korean temple food and the Buddhist ethos at home: how vegetarian foodies can bring mindfulness to their lives through the kitchen

Korean temple food and the Buddhist ethos at home: how...

Many cultures were preaching the importance of sustainability and a plant-based...

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Netflix original Korean drama series spending to continue after global success of Squid Game, Hellbound and My Name, streaming platform’s Korea VP says

Netflix original Korean drama series spending to continue...

By Dong Sun-hwaGlobal streaming platform Netflix will continue to invest in Korean...