Japan's Misao Okawa, then 114, poses with the certificate of the world's oldest woman, which was presented to her by Guinness World Records Japan Country Manager Erika Ogawa, unseen, at a nursing home in Osaka, western Japan. (AP)
LONDON: Britain’s Prince Harry says being in the army has kept him out of trouble, and that he dreaded to think where he would be if he had not joined up.
NEW YORK: Janet Jackson on Saturday announced that she would release a new album this year in a first since the death of her brother Michael.
CANNES: Hollywood star Cate Blanchett wowed in Cannes for the red-carpet world premiere of her latest movie on Sunday.
CANNES: On paper, it looked enticing: A high-stakes drama of love and loss by Gus Van Sant starring Oscar winner Matthew McCon-aughey and Naomi Watts and mostly set in Japan.
CANNES: Salma Hayek and Aishwarya Rai were among those leading a call for greater gender equality in film at Cannes on Saturday.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti: Pop queen Beyonce has paid a visit to Haiti to look at the progress made since an earthquake devastated the country five years ago.
NEW YORK: Bill Cosby said young people should separate what he has to say about their future from sexual assault allegations lodged against him.
CANNES: Iran has significantly stepped up its presence at the cinema market of the Cannes Film Festival this year as Tehran opens up to the world ahead of a possible suspension of Western sanctions.
GAZA: As Hollywood stars strutted their stuff amid the glamorous setting of Cannes, a different kind of a red carpet was being laid out in an eastern Gaza city.
LONDON: Former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell has tied the knot with her fiance, Formula One boss Christian Horner.
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