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  • Justin Bieber cancels remainder of 'Purpose' tour without explanation

    July 25, 2017 12:15 AM 3

    LOS ANGELES - Pop singer Justin Bieber cancelled the remainder of his Purpose world tour due to unspecified "unforeseen circumstances," his tour publicist said in a statement on Monday (July 24). The cancellation will affect 14 dates in North America and Asia through Oct 10, and tickets will be refunded. This includes the tour's Singapore stop on Oct 7. Tickets

  • Justin Bieber abruptly ends tour

    July 24, 2017 9:22 PM 3

    NEW YORK: Justin Bieber abruptly cancelled the remainder of a world tour on Monday (Jul 24), citing "unforeseen circumstances". The 23-year-old Canadian superstar - who in recent years has been as known for off-stage antics as for his music - had been due to resume his "Purpose" tour on Thursday with 15 shows across North America and Asia. "Due to unforeseen

  • Durian charity run in Hougang draws 500 participants

    July 23, 2017 6:58 AM 6

    SINGAPORE - About 500 sporting residents ran the distance for charity and the King of Fruits, the durian, on Sunday (July 23). The quirky 5k run, which started and ended at Ci Yuan Community Club in Hougang, gave each runner a durian to run with. The catch? Each participant of the Run for Good Durian Run had to come up with their own creative ways to make sure the fruit

  • Sonny Liew wins three comics Oscars

    July 22, 2017 9:00 PM 8

    Graphic novelist Sonny Liew has become the first Singaporean to win an Eisner award. He won for three out of six nominations at the prestigious Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards, considered the Oscars of the comics world. They were announced on Friday night in San Diego at Comic-Con International. Liew and his graphic novel, The Art Of Charlie Chan Hock Chye, took home Best Writer/Artist

  • Eisner Awards showcase comics' diversity with Wonder Woman, Wayne Brady, Sonny Liew and 'Saga'

    July 22, 2017 9:00 PM 3

    The message from Eisner Awards voters and winners was simple enough: Comics are for everybody, and can be made by anybody. Actor and comedian Wayne Brady, a surprise guest Friday at the Oscars of comics, recalled a Hollywood studio meeting at which a man was surprised he liked sci-fi because he was black. “Then I had to proceed to school him on every

  • Singaporean comic book artist Sonny Liew wins big at 2017 Eisner Awards

    July 22, 2017 1:16 PM 3

    Singapore Illustrator and graphic novelist Sonny Liew came away with three prestigious Eisner Awards, including the coveted Best Writer/Artist. The Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards - aka Eisners - are known as the Oscars of the comic book industry and were announced as part of the San Diego Comic Convention on Friday, July 21 (Saturday morning Singapore

  • Jim Henson's career is highlighted in a permanent new exhibit

    July 22, 2017 12:38 PM 8

    NEW YORK (REUTERS) - Kermit, the Fraggles, Miss Piggy and other Muppets stars have joined forces for a new Jim Henson exhibition in New York. The permanent gallery at the Museum of the Moving Image, celebrates the career of the Muppets creator, who considered himself a visual artist. More than 300 artifacts gifted to the museum in 2013 and on loan from the Henson

  • Alternate history of Singapore scoops comic books awards in U.S

    July 22, 2017 11:37 AM 8

    SAN DIEGO, Calif (Reuters) - Singaporean graphic novelist Sonny Liew dominated the comic industry's equivalent of the Oscars, scooping three Eisner Awards for "The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye" - a wry alternate history of tightly-controlled Singapore. Liew picked up the top prize for Best Writer/Artist, Best US Edition of International Material - Asia, and Best Publication

  • Game of Thrones language course offered online, and for free

    July 22, 2017 10:41 AM 8

    Like “The Lord of the Rings” (LOTR) and “Star Trek”, “Game of Thrones” (GoT) has its own fully-formed fictional language that fans of the show can geek over. They can already forget about subtitles when Daenerys speaks High Valyrian because a course for learning the language is now available online. Duolingo, a free language learning service, recently

  • Eisner Awards 2017: Graphic novelist Sonny Liew becomes first Singaporean to win at 'Oscars of comics'

    July 22, 2017 4:03 AM 3

    SINGAPORE: Graphic novelist Sonny Liew has become the first Singaporean to win at the prestigious Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards, more commonly known as the Eisner Awards. The 42-year-old Malaysia-born artist won for Best Writer/Artist and Best US Edition of International Material - Asia for his graphic novel The Art Of Charlie Chan Hock Chye at the prestigious