Depending on your assumptions, the rise of the robots could be either liberating or unnerving. But how can we navigate our interactions with artificial helpers? Read Article Together in electric dreams: competing visions of the robotic future
Real-life drama as jewellery is stolen from Chopard and a man arrested after shooting blanks. Read Article Shooting and robbery drama off-screen at Cannes
With Get Lucky already lined up to be the sound of the summer, we look at how Daft Punk's fourth studio album became one of the year's most anticipated releases.
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Plus: Candice Glover wins American Idol; One Direction reveal new album and tour; Lady Antebellum top Billboard charts; Diddy will not appear on Downton Abbey.
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The Kite Runner and A Thousand Splendid Suns deserved to be international best-sellers, but Hosseini's new novel, And the Mountains Echoed, shows him progressing as a writer Read Article Khaled Hosseini's new novel captures the Afghan experience at home and abroad
Arab-filmmaking is in the spotlight at Cannes this year. Read Article UAE cinema makes a splash at Cannes
Filmmakers in Gaza have finished making what is believed to be the first Palestinian animated 3-D feature.
Read Article High hopes for Palestinian 3-D animated film The Scarecrow
Plus: Go Goa Gone directors court Mahesh Babu for next film.
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The UAE online entertainment sensation The Flex returns to our computer screens this week. We speak to the host and producer Sandice Holland about what season two holds Read Article The Flex online music show returns
German officials set a deadline for the Canadian singer to claim the monkey, as customs says the cost of care, food and vet visits for capuchin monkey Mally is several thousand euros. Read Article Bieber will have to pay for his monkey business in Germany