• Rest In Strength Keorapetse William Kgositsile, Poet And Political Activist
Rest In Strength Keorapetse William Kgositsile, Poet And Political Activist

Lebogang Mashile, one of the youngest authors ever to win the Noma Award for publishing in Africa, has expressed her indebtedness to Kgositsile, who is often seen sharing the stage with the new spoken-word poets to whom he has been passing on the baton.

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  • George RR Martin's 'Nightflyers' Gets Syfy Series Order; Netflix To Co-Produce
George RR Martin's 'Nightflyers' Gets Syfy Series Order; Netflix To Co-Produce

As revealed by the Limerick Leader some weeks ago , Nightflyers has been commissioned for a full series and will be shown on Netflix outside the US. Martin will also executive produce, along with Gene Klein, David Bartis, and Doug Liman of Hypnotic. Nightflyers was already adapted for the big screen back in 1987 , so if you want a sneak previ...

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  • Monster Hunter World's PC Release Date Narrowed Down
Monster Hunter World's PC Release Date Narrowed Down

The new updates will include tons of new in-game features, including new monsters for players to encounter. While Xbox One and PlayStation 4 players are just a few weeks out from the launch of Monster Hunter: World , we're learning today that PC players are going to be waiting a long time before they get their chance to check it out.

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  • A rare Blue Moon lunar eclipse will happen this month
A rare Blue Moon lunar eclipse will happen this month

Blue Moons happen every two-and-a-half years on average, so, with the total eclipse, it will be a royal spectacle - a " Super Blue Blood Moon ". The month's second full moon on January 31 is known as a blue moon . Because the Moon's orbit isn't perfectly circular, the point when it is closest to the Earth (perigee) is about 50,000km closer than...

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  • Hoda Kotb named co-anchor of NBC's 'Today'
Hoda Kotb named co-anchor of NBC's 'Today'

The report came as a shock, per Mr. Lauer's former on air colleague Savannah Guthrie when addressing the issue on " Today ". In this November 29, 2017, photo, Savannah Guthrie , right, and Hoda Kotb appear with the Rockettes during the 85th annual Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree lighting ceremony in NY.

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  • CAPTAIN MARVEL Adds DeWANDA WISE (Could She Be Monica Rambeau?)
CAPTAIN MARVEL Adds DeWANDA WISE (Could She Be Monica Rambeau?)

Captain Marvel will be released in theaters on March 8, 2019 . The actress, known for her work on the Spike Lee series She's Gotta Have It on Netflix, is joining Marvel Studios' Captain Marvel in a supporting role, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

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  • Netflix Confirms 'Bright' Sequel; David Ayer to Write and Direct
Netflix Confirms 'Bright' Sequel; David Ayer to Write and Direct

In fact, the $90m Netflix blockbuster is the highest viewed film on the streaming service's platform in first week of release . While Bright has clearly been profitable for Netflix , despite its expensive $90 million price tag, it has garnered incredibly negative reviews since its December 22nd debut on the service, with The Wrap brandi...

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  • The trailer for the next horror smash hit is here
The trailer for the next horror smash hit is here

Those playing the game must abide by the rules and play along, or else, they'll die in some of the most painful and brutal ways imaginable. In addition to Tyler Posey ( Jane the Virgin ) and Lucy Hale ( Life Sentence ), the Truth or Dare cast includes Violett Beane ( The Flash , The Leftovers ), Nolan Gerard Funk ( Major Crimes , Co...

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  • SBI Likely to Cut Down Minimum Balance Requirement For Savings Account
SBI Likely to Cut Down Minimum Balance Requirement For Savings Account

It is also reported that SBI is likely to change the monthly average balance to quarterly average balance. The move follows reports that the bank made Rs 1,772 crore in fees by imposing penalties for nonmaintenance of minimum balance between April and November 2017.

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  • Beyoncé, Eminem and The Weeknd to Headline Coachella 2018
Beyoncé, Eminem and The Weeknd to Headline Coachella 2018

Major hype is surrounding the three headline acts as Beyoncé gears up to grace the main stage at the famous festival, which is held in the grounds of the Empire Polo Club in Indio , California. Beyonce was set to perform at last year's Coachella but due to her pregnancy and advice from her doctors canceled her performance and replaced by La...

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  • Paris Hilton's Fiancee Gave Her An Engagement Ring Worth $2 Million
Paris Hilton's Fiancee Gave Her An Engagement Ring Worth $2 Million

According to People , Hilton's engagement ring is valued at almost $2 million, and features a 20-carat pear-shaped diamond. Greene & Co.'s Michael Greene spoke to E! She's seemingly addicted to monogamy, jumping from long-term relationship to long-term relationship, but announced that she's engaged to boyfriend of two years Chris Zylka .

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  • Patrick Melrose: first trailer for new Benedict Cumberbatch drama
Patrick Melrose: first trailer for new Benedict Cumberbatch drama

The Patrick Melrose saga is subversive, savage and above all amusing. And aside from the ideal casting of Cumberbatch (he should play every brooding misanthrope), Patrick Melrose boasts a surprisingly impressive cast of Hugo Weaving, Jennifer Jason Leigh , and Allison Williams .

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  • Here's Who's Performing at the 2018 Grammy Awards
Here's Who's Performing at the 2018 Grammy Awards

Lady Gaga will perform a track from her album " Joanne " at the 2018 Grammy Awards . The performer lineup is quite impressive as all four acts are nominated for Grammys . Two-time GRAMMY victor Patti LuPone will reprise her 1981 performance of " Don't Cry for Me Argentina ", and Dear Evan Hansen's now nominated Ben Platt will perform a cla...

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  • After a fall last November-Carrie Underwood may never look the same
After a fall last November-Carrie Underwood may never look the same

Carrie Underwood might look different whenever she returns to the big stage. Underwood and her team have been quiet about injuries sustained as a result of the accident, but messages from Fisher and news reports of the event indicted it was more severe than what she shared.

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  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy Creative Director is Leaving Naughty Dog
Uncharted: The Lost Legacy Creative Director is Leaving Naughty Dog

The project, which has been under wraps for a while, represents another huge partnership like EA's current exclusive rights to Star Wars games, so it's only natural that top-tier talent in the games industry are getting recruited for the game.

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  • Bruno Mars Drops Sexy 'Finesse' Remix With Cardi B & We're Not Worthy
Bruno Mars Drops Sexy 'Finesse' Remix With Cardi B & We're Not Worthy

The video then switches to Bruno performing a dance routine in an incredible tribute to the 90s sketch comedy show In Living Color . Check out Bruno Mars' Instagram post below. By the time she spits, "It's my big Bronx boogie, got all them girls shook (shook) / My big, fat ass got all them boys hooked (hooked)", you nearly wish we got a fu...

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  • Indian economy growth estimated to stand at 6.5 percent in 2017-18
Indian economy growth estimated to stand at 6.5 percent in 2017-18

The Central Statistics Office ( CSO ) on Friday pegged first advance GDP estimate for 2017-18 at 6.5 percent dragged down by lower growth in manufacturing and agriculture sectors. The GVA from public administration and defence and other services sector is expected to grow by 9.4% as compared to growth of 11.3% in 2016-17. In the first seven month...

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  • Nicki Minaj & Nas Have Split After Six Months of Dating
Nicki Minaj & Nas Have Split After Six Months of Dating

The two rappers broke up a few weeks ago after their relationship ran out of steam, according to TMZ . She mentioned that she was in the midst of a year celibacy but would break it for Nas because "he's so dope". The "Super Bass" rapper had a bitter breakup with her former boyfriend, Meek Mill, and we hope that she did not have to go through the...

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  • Matt Lauer sends 'Today' producers unsolicited feedback, criticisms about recent episodes
Matt Lauer sends 'Today' producers unsolicited feedback, criticisms about recent episodes

Certain texts popped up, and there was one from Matt: "'Congratulations!'" said Kotb, who joined " Today " a decade ago, reported E! However, a NBC spokesperson declined to comment on the matter. Having been employed on " Today " since 1997, Lauer had reportedly signed a contract with NBC with a salary worth $20 million per year in 2016.

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  • So Long Ravens, We Have 'Game of Thrones' Stamps Now
So Long Ravens, We Have 'Game of Thrones' Stamps Now

It includes some of the most popular characters, as well as scenes from Westeros and several plotlines. According to Royal Mail, "the stamps depict photographic representations of central characters from across all seven seasons in the Game of Thrones series".

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  • Cuomo announces lawsuit to fight federal tax bill
Cuomo announces lawsuit to fight federal tax bill

He also discussed the opioid epidemic, expanding the Excelsior Free College Tuition initiative, protecting the state against terrorism, and the economy. Cuomo cited recent accomplishments such as a higher minimum wage, free college tuition and paid family leave as an alternative to the policies emerging on the national level.

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  • Ed Westwick's role to be recast in BBC's Ordeal By Innocence
Ed Westwick's role to be recast in BBC's Ordeal By Innocence

Producers will reshoot sections of the BBC1 drama Ordeal By Innocence with British actor Christian Cooke . Westwick denied the rape allegations and said, "I do not know this woman". Ridley Scott reshot awards season favourite All The Money in the World with Christopher Plummer replacing the disgraced Kevin Spacey after multiple sexual assa...

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"Absolutely beautiful" X Factor star Honey G looks unrecognisable after makeover

But despite her insecurities she was more than happy to undergo the transformation, leaving viewers completely shocked when her new look was revealed - showing an nearly completely different woman. 'I take my image very seriously, so I expect they'll have a challenge on their hands because I'm not easily impressed'. So does this mean you may be d...

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  • Meghan Markle's Facialist Reveals How To Create That Pre-Wedding Skin Glow
Meghan Markle's Facialist Reveals How To Create That Pre-Wedding Skin Glow

A source told the outlet that the 36-year-old is determined to stick to her guns when it comes to wedding decisions. She works as a clinical therapist and yoga instructor in Los Angeles. Markle's father, who is based in Mexico, told a local newspaper in December that he would like to give away his daughter on her wedding day. In case you thoug...

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  • Hip-hop beats rock to become America's favorite music genre
Hip-hop beats rock to become America's favorite music genre

According to Nielsen Music, total music consumption in the U.S.in 2017 climbed 12.5 percent to 636.65 million units (up from 566.1 million). The growth of R&B/Hip-Hop was powered by a 72% increase in On-Demand Audio streaming. Ed Sheeran (3.6M) and Taylor Swift (3.4M), both representing the Pop genre, came in at No. 3 and No. 4 respectively. It sa...

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