Hit musical “Hamilton” makes history with 16 Tony noms

Hit musical “Hamilton” makes history with 16 Tony noms

May 5, 2016 - 15:25 AMT  11:25 GMT
The Tony Awards, which celebrate the best of Broadway, take place in New York on 12 June.
Chanel stages first int’l fashion show since 1959 in Cuba

Chanel stages first int’l fashion show since 1959 in Cuba

May 5, 2016 - 15:18 AMT  11:18 GMT
World celebrities gathered at a leafy promenade turned into a catwalk for the firm's Cruise collection.
Renowned conductor Valery Gergiev to hold Palmyra concert

Renowned conductor Valery Gergiev to hold Palmyra concert

May 5, 2016 - 15:11 AMT  11:11 GMT
Syrian forces, backed by Russian air strikes, took back Palmyra from the so-called Islamic State (IS) in March.
Olympic hero-turned-convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius film in works

Olympic hero-turned-convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius film in works

May 5, 2016 - 14:54 AMT  10:54 GMT
At the 2012 Olympics, South Africa’s Oscar Pistorius, also known as “The Blade Runner”.
U.S. judge says Clinton may be required to testify over email scandal

U.S. judge says Clinton may be required to testify over email scandal

May 5, 2016 - 14:41 AMT  10:41 GMT
"Based on information learned during discovery, the deposition of Mrs Clinton may be necessary," Judge Emmet Sullivan said.
Ellen DeGeneres launches digital network, inks deal with Tyler Oakley

Ellen DeGeneres launches digital network, inks deal with Tyler Oakley

May 5, 2016 - 14:40 AMT  10:40 GMT
DeGeneres and Oakley are set to collaborate on a range of original digital projects with an aim toward developing projects for television as well.
Apple Music’s iOS 10 to boast black & white interface, slew of new features

Apple Music’s iOS 10 to boast black & white interface, slew of new features

May 5, 2016 - 14:34 AMT  10:34 GMT
The new interface will make use of additional 3D Touch shortcut previews and better promote the ability to share songs.
Kasabian announce 2 more massive UK shows for May

Kasabian announce 2 more massive UK shows for May

May 5, 2016 - 14:31 AMT  10:31 GMT
Kasabian's last major UK gig was headlining V Festival back in August, having last stormed their hometown of Leicester in 2014.
Pink previews acrobatic “Just Like Fire” music vid

Pink previews acrobatic “Just Like Fire” music vid (video)

 May 5, 2016 - 14:20 AMT  10:20 GMT
"Just Like Fire" is one of the songs Pink has recorded for the soundtrack of "Alice Through the Looking Glass".
Twitter for Mac gets Moments tab, poll support, GIF search

Twitter for Mac gets Moments tab, poll support, GIF search

May 5, 2016 - 14:19 AMT  10:19 GMT
Instead of displaying a poll as just any old tweet, the app will actually render the proper graphic and let users interact with it.
Hulu working on a live-streaming TV channel

Hulu working on a live-streaming TV channel

May 5, 2016 - 13:50 AMT  09:50 GMT
To date, Hulu adds programming from Fox, Disney and NBC hours after those shows air on television.
At least 10 civilians killed in double bomb attack in central Syria

At least 10 civilians killed in double bomb attack in central Syria

May 5, 2016 - 13:48 AMT  09:48 GMT
The blasts come just days after the Islamic State group seized the nearby Shaer gas field in an attack that killed at least 16 regime troops.
Karabakh to subdue Azerbaijan in the event of renewed attack: Deputy PM

Karabakh to subdue Azerbaijan in the event of renewed attack: Deputy PM

May 5, 2016 - 13:36 AMT  09:36 GMT
“I believe the so-called gentlemen’s agreement between the chiefs of General Staff is still in place,” Artur Aghabekyan said.
WhatsApp “to add video calling features to bring the fight to FaceTime”

WhatsApp “to add video calling features to bring the fight to FaceTime”

May 5, 2016 - 13:24 AMT  09:24 GMT
A leak shows video calling options lining up alongside the Facebook-owned app's existing voice call capabilities.
China, Russia to hold joint anti-missile drills this month

China, Russia to hold joint anti-missile drills this month

May 5, 2016 - 12:58 AMT  08:58 GMT
China and Russia’s Foreign Ministers last week urged Washington and Seoul to drop the proposed deployment of the THAAD system.
Cannes winner Timothy Spall joins supernatural thriller “The Changeover”

Cannes winner Timothy Spall joins supernatural thriller “The Changeover”

May 5, 2016 - 12:50 AMT  08:50 GMT
Spall appeared in the “Harry Potter” films along with “The King’s Speech” and “Sweeney Todd.”