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Tove Lo: A Swedish pop star in waiting

Thu, 2014-04-10 21:47
Swedish singer Tove Lo dissects her hit single Stay High

Irish culture celebrated in London

Thu, 2014-04-10 20:00
Artists and musicians from Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland as well as descendants of Irish emigrants have performed in a London concert.

Great Train Robbery in miniature

Thu, 2014-04-10 19:24
Model railway enthusiasts from Luton re-create one of the most infamous heists in history.

VIDEO: Harlan Coben on his latest thriller

Thu, 2014-04-10 17:40
This week's Meet the Author is with one of America's most successful thriller writers, Harlan Coben.

VIDEO: 'I never won the model contests'

Thu, 2014-04-10 16:44
As the first ever Australian Indigenous Fashion Week takes place in Sydney, model Samantha Harris explains the importance of the event

More T in the Park acts confirmed

Thu, 2014-04-10 15:17
Paul Weller, Soul II Soul and Wilko Johnson are among a host of acts added to the bill for this year's T in the Park festival.

VIDEO: Stars of Spider-Man 2 at premiere

Thu, 2014-04-10 14:16
English Actor Andrew Garfield reprises his lead role as Spider-Man in the latest adventures of the super-hero, saying the character helped to get him through school.

Thompson bemoans 'grey pound' films

Thu, 2014-04-10 12:52
Oscar-winning actress Emma Thompson says it's "a mistake" to make films targeting older people and the 'grey pound'.

Colbert to succeed David Letterman

Thu, 2014-04-10 12:43
Stephen Colbert, host of Comedy Central's The Colbert Report, will succeed Late Show host David Letterman upon his retirement next year, CBS says.

What should Sajid Javid do first?

Thu, 2014-04-10 12:30
What should be top of Sajid Javid's in-tray?

Poet Dylan Thomas' work comes home

Thu, 2014-04-10 10:55
A rarely seen love letter written by Wales' most famous poet is being displayed in his hometown for the first time.

VIDEO: Bringing Thatcher to West End stage

Thu, 2014-04-10 09:43
Two actors discuss research for their roles playing Margaret Thatcher in a play transferring to London's West End.

Impac book prize reveals shortlist

Thu, 2014-04-10 07:10
The shortlist for the world's most lucrative literary prize pits debut Irish author Donal Ryan against a host of international stars such as Juan Gabriel Vasquez.

VIDEO: Chiwetel Ejiofor's next move

Thu, 2014-04-10 06:37
Actor Chiwetel Ejiofor talks about his latest movie, Half Of A Yellow Sun, his first film since starring in the Oscar-winning 12 Years A Slave.

VIDEO: Robbie Coltrane: From art to acting

Thu, 2014-04-10 06:16
Robbie Coltrane on why he ditched art for acting

Geldof's body released to family

Thu, 2014-04-10 05:17
The body of Peaches Geldof is released to her family to allow for funeral arrangements to be made.

Paxman to talk beards in Edinburgh

Thu, 2014-04-10 05:13
Newsnight presenter Jeremy Paxman will perform one-man show PAXO at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival, giving the audience the change to grill him for a change.

Mickey Rooney remains spark legal row

Thu, 2014-04-10 04:05
The fate of Mickey Rooney's remains will be decided this week following the Hollywood actor's death on Sunday.

Katherine Heigl sues pharmacy for $6m

Thu, 2014-04-10 02:30
The actress is asking for $6m (£3.6m) in damages, accusing the pharmacy of exploiting her image for promotion.

VIDEO: Kelpies time-lapse shown in New York

Wed, 2014-04-09 21:53
Time-lapse photography capturing the installation of The Kelpies sculptures is to be shown at New York Tartan Week.