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Russian police visit Death of Stalin cinema

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The cinema was packed for the banned film’s first screening in Moscow A Russian cinema has stopped screening UK comedy The Death of Stalin, which was earlier banned by the government. Moscow’s Pioneer Cinema said it had been forced to act for “reasons beyond our control” and promised to refund […]

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BBC's John Humphrys says pay cut is 'fair'

John Humphrys has said that his pay cut is “fair” and that he feels that it was “entirely proper” for him to take a pay cut. Speaking to the BBC, the Today programme presenter would not disclose his salary, but when asked about reports it had been reduced to around £300,000, responded, “somewhat less”. He […]

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Donald Trump offered toilet instead of Van Gogh

Image copyright Reuters New York’s Guggenheim museum has turned down a request from President Donald Trump to borrow Van Gogh’s work for the White House – instead offering him a gold toilet, media reports say. The museum apologised for not being able to furnish the White House with Van Gogh’s Landscape With Snow, the Washington […]

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Andrea Riseborough trusts equality is coming

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Andrea Riseborough says much of an actress’s power lies in looking good Battle of the Sexes and Death of Stalin star Andrea Riseborough says she hopes the time of “very posh British people being very marketable in the US” is coming to an end. The Newcastle-born actress adds she […]