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Sheku Kanneh-Mason breaks UK chart record

Image copyright Lars Borges Image caption Sheku Kanneh-Mason: “I can’t quite believe I’ve made the Top 20!” Cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason has scored the biggest-selling British debut of the year to date with his classical album, Inspiration. The 18-year-old enters the album chart at 18, making him the youngest ever cellist to feature in the countdown. […]

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Death in Paradise: Sun, sea and… murder

Image caption Detective duo – but how many murderers can there really be on one small island? Sun, sea, sand… and murder. On the face of it, not a particularly attractive combination. But that’s the winning recipe BBC One drama Death in Paradise has been serving up since it launched in 2011. The crime drama […]

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Carrie Gracie tells MPs of BBC pay 'insult'

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionCarrie Gracie: “If they don’t report the truth how can we?” Former BBC China editor Carrie Gracie has said the reason she was given for being paid less than male counterparts was that she was “in development”. The presenter, who resigned from her post in protest at […]

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Rose McGowan calls Weinstein a 'monster'

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption McGowan went on a press tour for her documentary series in January Rose McGowan has revealed new details about her alleged assault by Harvey Weinstein as part of a five-episode documentary series. The first instalment of Citizen Rose premiered on E! on Tuesday evening. McGowan was filmed throughout December […]

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Vicky Krieps on why Phantom Thread is a feminist movie

Image copyright Universal Image caption Daniel Day-Lewis stars in Phantom Thread alongisde Vicky Krieps Phantom Thread’s Oscar nominations rather took Vicky Krieps by surprise. Not because the Luxembourg-born actress was expecting it to be ignored, but she had completely forgotten the nominations were even happening. “I was doing press work in Berlin, and the journalists […]