Empty seats greet Ivanka Trump at women’s empowerment speech in Tokyo
Nov24

Empty seats greet Ivanka Trump at women’s empowerment speech in Tokyo

Unfilled rows brought to mind the large gaps in the crowd at her fathers inauguration in January The US first familys visit to Asia has got off to an inauspicious start, after Ivanka Trump shared her views on sexual harassment and womens empowerment in front of a half-empty venue in Tokyo. Donald Trumps daughter already a familiar face in Japan thanks to her modelling work and fashion empire did not mention her father by name during...

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David Cassidy, star of 70s TV hit The Partridge Family, dies aged 67
Nov22

David Cassidy, star of 70s TV hit The Partridge Family, dies aged 67

Family statement says teen pop idol Cassidy died in Florida surrounded by those he loved, with joy in his heart US teen idol David Cassidy, best known as Keith Partridge on the hit 1970s series The Partridge Family, has died at the age of 67 from organ failure. Cassidy had been hospitalised in Florida for several days, after experiencing failure of the kidney and liver. His death was confirmed by publicist Jo-Ann Geffen, who shared a...

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Trump-Russia inquiry heats up as three key aides indicted
Nov21

Trump-Russia inquiry heats up as three key aides indicted

Paul Manafort and business associate Rick Gates indicted while ex-adviser George Papadopoulos pleads guilty over Kremlin contacts The special investigation into Russian election meddling closed in dramatically on Donald Trump on Monday, as news broke that a former foreign policy adviser pleaded guilty to perjury over his contacts with Russians linked to the Kremlin, and the presidents former campaign manager and another aide faced...

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David Cassidy ‘conscious’ after being hospitalised with organ failure
Nov21

David Cassidy ‘conscious’ after being hospitalised with organ failure

The 67-year-old Partridge Family actor and singer is surrounded by his family after being rushed to hospital in Florida, spokeswoman says US actor and singer David Cassidy is conscious and surrounded by family, his spokeswoman has said, after he was admitted to hospital for organ failure earlier this week. The Partridge Family star, 67, was rushed to a Florida hospital three days ago and requires a liver transplant. A spokeswoman for...

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Malcolm Young obituary
Nov21

Malcolm Young obituary

Rhythm guitarist was the co-founder of, and driving force behind, the Australian rock band AC/DC Malcolm Young, who has died aged 64, was the driving force behind AC/DC, the rock outfit that sold more than 200m albums over 40 years to become one of the highest-grossing bands of all time. His brother Angus, the bands lead guitarist, may have been the most recognisable character in AC/DC, largely thanks to his habit of wearing school...

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