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VIDEO: Beauty of Afghanistan frame by frame

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 11:32
Frame by Frame is a new documentary looking at the challenges photojournalists face in Afghanistan.
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VIDEO: Beverley Knight on Memphis and Olivier

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 10:28
Beverley Knight on the challenges of performing her role in Memphis the Musical six days a week and her nomination for an Olivier Award
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VIDEO: Inheriting mansion 'came with big bill'

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 09:54
West Horsley Place in Surrey was left to Bamber Gascoigne by his late aunt Mary Duchess of Roxburghe, but comes with a hefty repair bill
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Gervais to make Netflix comedy film

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 09:09
Ricky Gervais is to make a comedy film for streaming service Netflix that will see the star of The Office and Derek appear alongside Australia's Eric Bana.
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Horrocks to play Teletubbies phone

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 08:51
Jane Horrocks, Jim Broadbent and Fearne Cotton are to provide voices for the new series of CBeebies show Teletubbies.
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Nina Dobrev quits The Vampire Diaries

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 06:45
The Vampire Diaries actress Nina Dobrev announces on Instagram that she is quitting the show after six series.
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Cobain: One heck of a life

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 06:44
Documentary explores troubled life of Kurt Cobain
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VIDEO: Michelle Obama's funky dance moves

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 06:14
Michelle Obama danced on stage on Easter Sunday for her "Let's Move!" initiative encouraging children to exercise and eat healthily.
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VIDEO: Secrets of American Pie revealed?

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 06:02
The original manuscript to Don McLean's iconic song American Pie is up for auction in New York - with an estimated value of $1.5m.
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What do American Pie's lyrics really mean?

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 03:49
What do American Pie's lyrics really mean?
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VIDEO: Snowden: Now you see him, now you don't

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 01:01
New York park rangers remove a bust of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, which had been sneaked into a Brooklyn park at night by guerrilla artists.
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Ballerina says kids must work harder

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 00:09
Tamara Rojo, principal dancer at the English National Ballet, questions whether today's pupils are instilled with the discipline needed to succeed.
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VIDEO: NYC subway dancers defy police ban

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 22:18
Dancing on the subway is illegal in New York City. But some defy the ban in search of a decent income and internet fame.
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VIDEO: Gary Barlow sings at fan's wedding

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 11:16
Take That star Gary Barlow has made a surprise appearance to sing at the wedding of a fan.
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Salsi races to replace Domingo at Met

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 10:36
Baritone Luca Salsi is asked to replace Placido Domingo at New York's Metropolitan Opera - just 30 minutes before the curtain rises.
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Greatest day for Barlow fan bride

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 10:16
Take That star Gary Barlow shocks a Berkshire bride by making a surprise appearance to sing at her wedding.
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David Lynch leaves Twin Peaks reboot

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 09:35
Director David Lynch walks away from a sequel to his cult TV series Twin Peaks, after a disagreement over money.
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VIDEO: Pop mogul's passion for model trains

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 08:31
Better known as one of pop music's most successful producers, Pete Waterman's music helped fund his real passion for trains.
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Furious 7 races to box office lead

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 08:24
Action movie Furious 7 makes $384 million at the global box office, the fourth-biggest opening weekend in history.
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VIDEO: 'Dream come true' for The Voice winner

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 08:19
Scottish firefighter Steve McCrorie's has told BBC Breakfast that winning the The Voice UK was a "dream come true.
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