Taylor Swift to donate for education

February 26, 2015

Taylor Swift to donate for educationhTaylor Swift takes education seriously. So seriously that she’s donated $50,000 to the New York school system.
Swift had promised in October that she would donate all the royalties from her track Welcome to New York to the city’s schools. And her US publicist confirmed to the New York Times that this donation was just the first, and that the proceeds of the track will continue to go to NYC schools, reports The Guardian.
The first donation will be used to Read more

DiCaprio gives 7m for ocean conservation

June 19, 2014

DiCaprio gives 7m for ocean conservation=Leonardo DiCaprio has pledged $7 million for ocean conservation, reports femalefirst.co.uk.
The ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ actor spoke at the State Department’s Our Ocean Conference in Washington yesterday (17.06.14), to decry ‘’the Wild West on the high seas’ and called for moves to curb ‘plundering the ocean and its vital resources’ as he vowed to make a hefty donation from his self-titled foundation for ‘meaningful conservation projects’ Read more

Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban sing for sick children

June 17, 2014

Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban sing for sick children=Oscar-winning actress Nicole Kidman and singer husband Keith Urban performed for sick children at a hospital, reports India Today. The couple sang an emotional version of Amazing Grace in front of patients, their families and members of staff at the Monash Children’s Hospital in Australia yesterday, reported Female First.
The 46-year-old singer pulled out his guitar and began playing the tune, Read more

Suchitra Sen: after the magic moments

January 17, 2014

Suchitra Sen- after the magic moments=Veteran actor Suchitra Sen breathed her last on Friday morning at a Kolkata hospital. The 82-year-old actor acted mostly in Bengali films, a few in Hindi with Aandhi hitting the screens in 1975.
Ironically, that was the year of the draconian Emergency in India, imposed by the country’s ‘Iron Lady’ Indira Gandhi. Sen played a politician in Aandhi, a politician modelled on Gandhi herself with Sanjeev Kumar essaying Read more

Mandela’s life on screen

December 9, 2013

Mandela’s life on screen=He led a life filled with drama, struggle and political triumph, so it comes as little surprise that Nelson Mandela – who passed away this week at the age of 95 – was one of the most portrayed global figures of the past 50 years.
Actors including Danny Glover, Sidney Poitier and Morgan Freeman have all played the former president of South Africa on screen.
The most recent actor Read more

Entertainment world pays tribute to Mandela

December 7, 2013

Entertainment world pays tribute to Mandela=The news of the death of Nelson Mandela broke during a royal gala screening of the autobiographical film Long Walk to Freedom in London,
reports BBC online.
The screening was attended by Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, as well as two of Mandela’s daughters.
Idris Elba, who plays the former leader in the film, called it an ‘honour to Read more

Stars donate tracks for Philippines

November 27, 2013

Stars donate tracks for Philippines=Stars including Beyonce and Adele are among those who have donated tracks to an album that will raise money for the Philippines Red Cross,
reports BBC online.
The digital album of 39 songs also includes tracks from The Beatles, One Direction, U2, Lady Gaga and Bob Dylan.
The artists, record companies and music publishers have agreed to donate Read more

Tisha excited to carry BD-Korea goodwill

November 24, 2013

Tisha excited to carry BD-Korea goodwill=Nusrat Imrose Tisha received a rare honour two months ago when she was appointed the Goodwill Ambassador of South Korea in Bangladesh for a two-year term. Now, with Korea’s year-long celebration of the 40th anniversary of bilateral relations with Bangladesh set to be held this month, the actress told The Daily Star she was “excited” to be attending various programmes, including cultural functions, chalked out Read more

Jackson regains crown as top-earning dead celebrity

October 25, 2013

Michael Jackson regained the title of the highest-earning dead celebrity in the past year, easily surpassing Elvis Presley and cartoonist Charles Schulz, Forbes magazine said on Wednesday.
After being pushed into second place by Elizabeth Taylor last year, Jackson, who died in 2009, was back on top with estimated earnings of $160 million in the 12 months from Read more

Test Posting

September 11, 2013

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