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The Bollywood film breaking the taboo around periods

The story of one man's quest to make cheap sanitary pads has been made into a comedy.

RSC founder and 'Shakespeare genius' John Barton dies

The British theatre director, who co-founded the Royal Shakespeare Company, has died aged 89.

Dylan Farrow: 'Woody Allen's been lying so long'

Woody Allen's daughter gives her first TV interview about his alleged abuse, saying she wishes he had been charged.

Year in Provence author Peter Mayle dies, aged 78

The author, best known for the 1989 bestseller, died in a hospital in France. his publisher said.

Katy Perry: I'm a victim of social media pressure

The singer is not the first celebrity to speak out against the damaging effects of online platforms.

Kevin Spacey: Scotland Yard investigates third sexual assault allegation

Scotland Yard looks into an allegation that a man was sexually assaulted by the actor in 2005.

Peter Wyngarde: Cult TV star who inspired Austin Powers dies aged 90

Wyngarde's best known role was in the show Jason King - he also starred in Doctor Who and Flash Gordon.

Justin Timberlake 'stumbled through' nipplegate

The star says he's "made peace" with Janet Jackson over his role in her wardrobe malfunction.

Chrissy Chambers: Revenge porn almost killed me

Singer Chrissy Chambers describes how her life changed when her ex posted an explicit video online.

Southbank Centre director Jude Kelly steps down

A search for Jude Kelly's successor is under way.

Fire and Fury: Trump exposé to become television series

Michael Wolff's exposé on Trump's White House is bought in a seven-figure deal.

Emily Maitlis fears stalker will never stop

The Newsnight presenter speaks about being harassed by a former friend for more than two decades.

Brigitte Bardot calls #MeToo stars 'hypocritical'

French star Brigitte Bardot says actresses who have denounced harassment are "ridiculous".

Chris Tarrant banned for drink-driving

The presenter was given a breath test at his home after being reported to the police.

Cumbria's modern art landmark up for sale

A Chinese developer could buy a barn used by one of the godfathers of modern art.

Cosmetic firms 'need to do more for women of colour'

Beauty blogger Jackie Aina wants the cosmetic industry to do more for women of colour.

Australia's Channel 9 news promo looks like BBC's version

Channel 9's promo for its Today show was copied, at moments, word for word from the BBC's promo video.

Emmeline Pankhurst: Artist begins work on statue

The 8ft-tall bronze monument is being created in West Sussex, but will be located in Manchester.

Emily Maitlis fears stalker will never stop

TV presenter Emily Maitlis tells BBC 5 live she fears her stalker will never stop harassing her.

Axel Scheffler: 'I like drawing animals with clothes on'

The illustrator behind the Gruffalo and other much-loved children's characters.

Beauty queen hits back at racist critics

The new Miss Belgium, crowned just four days ago, has already faced racist abuse on social media.

Ramz: My mum won't stop tweeting rappers like Stormzy

The 20-year-old rapper's track Barking is at the top of the Spotify charts.

Bake Off's singing cakes up for animation award

Hey Duggee and Shaun the Sheep are also nominated for the British Animation Awards.

Dolores O'Riordan: Voice of a rebel

Dolores O'Riordan, who has died at the age of 46, went from small town girl to one of the biggest music stars of the 90s.

What's in your head? Behind The Cranberries' biggest hit

How an IRA bombing led to The Cranberries' biggest hit and got them banned by the BBC.

Still Friends? The trouble with old sitcoms

As 90s sitcom Friends faces a backlash for alleged homophobia and sexism, we ask, was it ever thus?

Dolores O'Riordan and Asia's enduring love for The Cranberries

Dolores O'Riordan, who has died age 46, had a particular place in the hearts of Asian music fans.

How my mid-life sex life became a musical

The Toyboy Diaries tells the story of Wendy Salisbury's relationships with younger men.

Will Gompertz reviews Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri ★★★★★

A powerful cry for justice with a searing performance from the Oscar-tipped Frances McDormand.



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