‘In the last hours of my life, you inspired me’: Civil Rights icon John Lewis urged Black Lives Matters protesters to ‘redeem the soul of America’ and ‘answer the highest calling of your heart’ in powerful essay written just before his death

Emmett Till was my George Floyd. He was my Rayshard Brooks, Sandra Bland and Breonna Taylor. He was 14 when he was killed, and I was only 15 years old at the time. I will never ever forget the moment when it became so clear that he could easily have been me. In those days, […]

Actor Satyajeet Dubey recalls heartwarming story about Sameer Sharma: ‘Thank you for making my life better with your existence’

Satyajeet, who most recently appeared in the Sanjay Dutt film Prassthanam, wrote that he first met Sameer as an 18-year-old in a mall. “Rest in Peace brother #SameerSharma. I had bumped into him once at this bookstore that used to be in infinity mall called Landmark, i was 18, new in Mumbai. I recognised him […]

Gorillaz Bring Cartoon Guitarist Battle to Life in Multimedia Adventure Series

The story is told over 10 chapters featuring bizarre, otherworldly visuals. It ends with Noodle chopping off Mazuu’s head. After escaping his Sumo bodyguards, she “[packs] herself into a FedEx crate with dried fish, bottled water and a copy of Moby Dick – if she was ever to finish Melville’s onerous classic, it was now.”

Under fire: how cinema’s new breed of cowboys are taking aim at the old west

My Pure Land is just the latest in a string of feminist new westerns – repurposing a form in which women were once silent chattels. Female strength and male hubris feature in films from the Coen brothers’ remake of True Grit to the austere Meek’s Cutoff, directed by Kelly Reichardt. Others flip the script on […]

American Sniper trial: ranger testifies Kyle never removed gun from holster

Tim Moore, an attorney for Routh, said Kyle and Littlefield’s text exchange shows how Routh was spiraling out of control. He told jurors that Routh was suffering from severe mental strain that day and thought he needed to kill the two or they would turn on him.

The Rover review – ‘an honourable misfire’ of a dystopian drama

The Rover is a desert-set drama that takes place, an opening title tells us, “10 years after the collapse”. That collapse, apparently economic and global, has left society in a state of fragmentation and extreme deprivation. The protagonist is a man named Eric (Guy Pearce), first seen staring into the void across an inhospitable expanse […]

Victoria’s Secret model Daiane Sodre, who has been linked to A$AP Rocky, Joe Jonas and Julian Edelman, wears a bra top while enjoying sorbet

‘Thankful to all the strong women who makes a difference in my life and all those beautiful souls, who are making this world a better world! Those who has their heart in what they do! Together we are stronger! #challengeaccepted,’ she captioned her post.

Work-from-home Twitter mob rounds on Kirstie Allsopp after she said employees should return to the office to ‘prove their worth’ or risk losing their job in mass Covid job losses

Mullins, from Essex, who runs one of Britain’s biggest independent plumbing firms, hit headlines last week after firing around 30 staff when they refused to return to work, following the end of his company’s use of the Government furlough scheme.

TV actor Samir Sharma’s death leaves celebs shocked; Riya Sen, Rhea Sharma, Varun Dhawan, Sidharth Malhotra and others mourn demise

According to Malad police, Samir had rented the apartment in February this year. While on a round during night duty, the watchman of the society saw the body and alerted the society members. Looking at the condition of the body, the police suspects that the actor committed suicide at least two days back. 

Broadway’s Rebel, Tellin’ You to Hear It: A Portrait of Saul Williams

That revolutionary state of mind went hand-in-hand with Tupac’s message––an unwillingness to bow down to racists and hypocrites. Williams already understood the power of Tupac before he went overseas (that power was bolstered by the fact that images of Pac were all around Africa when Williams was there). While at Morehouse, Williams met the daughter […]