Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Sam Simon, a co-creator of “The Simpsons” and animal-rights advocate who made a midlife career shift into philanthropy and channeled much of his personal fortune into social causes, has died.
Belgian music sensation Stromae, whose career has quickly grown internationally, has announced a tour of North America leading up to a mega-gig at New York's Madison Square Garden.
A Dec. 9 concert in Paris by U.S. pop star Madonna sold out within “five minutes” of going on sale Monday, the organizers of the event said.
The influence of Arab, African and Asian art on Henri Matisse is the theme of a major collection of the French artist's work that has gone on show in Rome.
Le Moût (樂沐), a French restaurant located in Taichung, has been selected as one of the top 50 restaurants in Asia for the second year in a row.
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Four Taiwan restaurants will be joining a worldwide French cuisine event to be launched later this month to celebrate the nation's famous gastronomy, France's representative office in Taipei said yesterday.
Neither a hyper-intelligent robot nor Vince Vaughn could save the North American box office this weekend, which is down 38.5 percent from the same weekend last year according to Sunday estimates from box office firm Rentrak.
Every week, whenever possible, two of the most important people on the planet chat for about 20 minutes. It is a meeting held in complete secret.
Monday, March 9, 2015
From drag queens to scantily-clad dancers, thousands of people paraded through Sydney on Saturday for the annual Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras which this year highlighted homophobia in sport.