Tag Archives: TV


Singer Clementine dedicates Mercury Prize to Paris

Benjamin Clementine, the experimental singer & poet with deep roots in Paris, on Friday won Britain's Mercury Prize & dedicated the award to the attack-stricken city. The 26-year-old, who was…


Buttler hits 46-ball ton, England beats Pakistan in 4th ODI

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Wicketkeeper Jos Buttler smashed the fastest one-day international century by an England batsman as his team beat Pakistan by 84 runs in the fourth…


UK's Sky launches new premium TV service

By Paul Sandle LONDON (Reuters) – British pay-TV company Sky launched a new premium TV service called Sky Q on Wednesday, aimed at households wanting to watch programmes on several…


France names first attacker as carnage reignites refugee row

By Bate Felix & Crispian Balmer PARIS (Reuters) – French police questioned on Sunday relatives of one of the suicide attackers who brought carnage to Paris as a row over…


Sony tries to make its pricy Vue TV service more popular

NEW YORK (AP) — Sony is trying to obtain more people on its TV service by allowing customers to sign up without a PlayStation. Its service, Vue, was launched in…


Slump in China credit in Oct highlight growth challenges

By Winni Zhou & Kevin Yao BEIJING/HONG KONG (Reuters) – Credit activity in China's financial system dropped to its lowest level in 15 months in October, highlighting the challenges the…


Arab, South America leaders stress support for Palestinians

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Arab & South American leaders found usual ground in support for the Palestinians during a summit Wednesday aimed at strengthening ties between the two regions….


Paul Hollywood to front new TV show on baking around the world

Great British Bake Off judge Paul Hollywood is to front a new TV show approximately baking across the world. The new series, Paul Hollywood City Bakes, will see the 49-year-old…


Shatner 'Trying' To Make Star Trek Musical

William Shatner says he wants to make a show to celebrate next year's 50th anniversary of Star Trek. The 84-year-old said a production company has expressed interest in making a…


Gunmen in Libya abduct 2 Serbian Embassy employees

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Gunmen in Libya crashed into a convoy of vehicles taking Serbia's ambassador to neighboring Tunisia & then kidnapped two other embassy employees, officials said. The embassy's…