Meat Loaf collapses on stage in Canada

BBC News : S rock star Meat Loaf has collapsed on stage during a concert in Canada. Video footage from Thursday’s concert in Edmonton shows the singer, whose real name is Marvin Lee Aday, falling on stage during his performance. Earlier in the week he had cancelled shows in Moose Jaw and Calgary, saying he was ill. The 68-year-old is ...

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Tate Modern shows off new pyramid tower

BBC News : Tate Modern’s new extension, a pyramid-like tower that transforms London’s skyline, has been been unveiled ahead of its official opening. The tower, billed as Britain’s most important new cultural building in two decades, is part of a £260m revamp at the famous modern art museum. The 10-storey building includes three new gallery levels and a panoramic roof ...

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Rowling’s Galbraith shortlisted for crime novel award

BBC News : JK Rowling’s work under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith has been shortlisted for a prestigious crime novel award. Career of Evil is one of six books shortlisted for this year’s Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year. Also on the shortlist are Eva Dolan, Mark Billingham, Clare Mackintosh, Adrian McKinty and Renee Knight. Val McDermid will receive ...

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