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People 29 Jun 2018 | 9:10 PM

Appreciation: Harlan Ellison, writer of brilliant ‘The City On The Edge Of Forever’ ‘Star Trek’ episode

American author Harlan Ellison leaves a legacy of funny, uncomfortable and searingly honest writing in a variety of genres, including the most iconic episode of TV's 'Star Trek', 'The City On The Edge Of Forever’.

Music 28 Jun 2018 | 12:46 PM

Michael Jackson was terrified of his father Joe Jackson, who died this week

Joe Jackson, patriarch of the musical Jackson family, dies at 89.

Food News 08 Jun 2018 | 8:00 PM

Chef, author and TV personality Anthony Bourdain, 61, has died

CNN has confirmed that Anthony Bourdain has died and reported the cause of death as suicide. Bourdain, a chef, author and storyteller who was a massive TV personality, was 61.

Movies 07 Jun 2018 | 1:50 PM

Jerry Maren, the 'Lollipop Kid' munchkin from 'Wizard Of Oz', has died

Jerry Maren, the last surviving munchkin from the classic 1939 film 'The Wizard Of Oz', has died at age 98.

People 06 Jun 2018 | 3:30 PM

Malaysian fans of Kate Spade reveal what her designs meant to them

Kate Spade's designs resonated with millions of women worldwide, and all were shocked by her sudden death. We spoke to several fans about what her work meant to them.

People 06 Jun 2018 | 3:10 PM

Kate Spade and her designs remembered as 'a heck of a lot of fun'

Bright, vibrant, colourful and fun – the words used to describe Kate Spade’s handbags were an apt description of the designer herself, say many in the fashion world.

People 06 Jun 2018 | 12:54 AM

Fashion designer Kate Spade, 55, found dead in her apartment

Fashion designer Kate Spade has been discovered dead in her apartment. The exact cause of death is not confirmed. She was 55.

Books 24 May 2018 | 8:00 AM

Remembering Philip Roth, author of ‘dirty bestseller’ novel ‘Portnoy’s Complaint’

Philip Roth, the grand old man of American letters, died on May 22, aged 85, leaving behind a literary legacy that is as acclaimed as it is controversial.

Books 19 May 2018 | 8:30 AM

Remembering Tom Wolfe, author of ‘The Bonfire Of The Vanities’

Author and journalist Tom Wolfe was one of the most conspicuous voices in American letters, credited with phrases as "radical chic", "me-decade" and "the right stuff".

Music 18 May 2018 | 12:20 PM

J-pop superstar Hideki Saijo dies at 63

Japanese singer-actor Hideki Saijo passed away in a hospital in Yokohama, Japan on May 16 at 11.53pm. According to his office, he died of acute heart failure.