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10th November

Sold out Uprising Music Festival

CLOSE to 200 people who wanted to purchase tickets for the sold out Vonu Uprising Festival of Music, Dance & Lights  had to be turned away at the Uprising Beach Resort gates this evening. In...

Music enthusiasts flock to Vonu Uprising Festival

CROWDS are slowly filling in at the Uprising Beach Resort for the popular annual Vonu Uprising Festival of Music, Dance & Lights. This year marks the 10th year for the festival which continues to draw many visitors from both Fiji and overseas. Twelve acts are expected to be performed at the show. These include Resonate,...

9th November

Beyond ‘Serial’: Hollywood eyes gameshows in booming podcast market

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Four years after “Serial” put podcasts on the mainstream map with a twisty true crime murder story, Hollywood is rushing to embrace the audio format with everything from fictional thrillers to game shows. At the same time, TV and movie producers are making their own podcasts, which are fast and relatively...

Satanic Temple sues Netflix over ‘Sabrina’ use of Baphomet deity

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Satanic Temple sued Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) and Warner Bros Entertainment on Thursday, seeking more than $50 million for their alleged unauthorized use of a statue of the goat-headed deity Baphomet in the series “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.” In a complaint filed with the U.S. District Court, the plaintiff, whose stated...

‘Wizard of Oz’ draft scripts head for auction block

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A collection of draft scripts for “The Wizard of Oz” and other material from the archives of the 1939 film are going up for auction in December and could fetch up to $1.2 million. Los Angeles auctioneers Profiles in History said on Thursday four handwritten draft screenplays by Noel Langley were...

Excited Spice Girls say reunion tour will feel strange without “Posh”

LONDON (Reuters) – British pop band the Spice Girls joked on Wednesday about their plans for a new album after announcing they would reunite for a UK tour next year but said it would feel strange performing without “Posh Spice” Victoria Beckham. Fashion designer Beckham posted on Instagram on Monday that she wouldn’t join the...

Michael Douglas joins dad Kirk with star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Michael Douglas celebrated his 50th year in showbusiness on Tuesday with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame near that of his screen legend father, Kirk Douglas, now 101. Douglas, 74, best known for his Oscar-winning turn as Gordon Gekko in “Wall Street,” was accompanied by his father – star...

8th November

Oceania 7s: Niue rugby team visits school for the deaf

NIUE rugby team visited the Gospel School for the Deaf this afternoon under the Impact Beyond Rugby program. Students of the school warmly welcomed the team with a short skit. Team manager Sidney Lui expressed her gratitude for having the team welcomed with open arms. “It was an emotional experience for the boys. Most of...

Aussie 7s rugby women visit all-girls Suva school

THE Australian women’s rugby sevens team were guests at Ballantine Memorial School as part of the Oceania Rugbys’ – Impact Beyond Rugby program. The team was presented with meke performances, and songs by the students of BMS at their school hall. “This is my second time to come to this school as part of this...

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