U2 frontman Bono joined actress Lupita Nyong'o onstage to raise awareness of the missing schoolgirls abducted in Nigeria.
The family members of late pop singer Prince are beginning the process of dividing up the singer's sizeable assets.
Dame Barbara Windsor's final scenes as EastEnders matriarch Peggy Mitchell will air in the coming weeks.
The actress Allison Janney, who played C.J. Cregg in the Emmy-award winning West Wing, made a surprise White House press briefing.
The diva threatened with death for singing and dancing on TV
Peter Capaldi has revealed how a theatre trip to see the new Doctor Who companion turned into a test of his acting skills.
Joe Jonas's new band is putting the colour back into pop
Fans and mourners gather to welcome the body of Papa Wemba to Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
The all-female new play Elegy about love, memory and identity and starring Zoe Wanamaker, provokes split critical opinion.
Police investigating the singer's death are asking for help from US drug agency officials, according to reports.
A French minister describes the choice of I was Made for Lovin' You as the official anthem for the French team at the Euro 2016 championship as "incomprehensible".
Disney's Jungle Book tops the North American box office for the third weekend in a row.
How Beyonce gave up hit singles and became an albums artist
The ballet troupe which started in a Nigerian garage
A tour announced by David Gest before his death earlier this month is to go ahead as planned, it is confirmed.
Plans to declare 26 May as John Wayne Day in California are rejected in a State Assembly vote over racist comments the actor made when he was alive.
Comcast's NBCUniversal subsidiary announces it has agreed to buy DreamWorks Animation for $3.8bn
Caitlyn Jenner posts video of female toilet use after Donald Trump supported transgender right to choose which facility to use.
British filmmaker Kevin Macdonald is to make a documentary about Whitney Houston, after getting the official go-ahead from the star's estate.
Barry Howard, who was best known for playing Barry Stuart-Hargreaves in BBC sitcom Hi-de-Hi!, dies aged 78.
The drummer of Ivory Coast's famous Magic System band Didier Deigna, known by the stage name Pepito, drowns at the age of 46, the group says.
The government is accused of 'meddling' amid reports the culture secretary will allow rival broadcasters to challenge the BBC over peak-time scheduling.
A trove of health journalism by US literary giant Walt Whitman is being published after lying in obscurity more than 150 years.
Beyonce and Prince dominate the UK album chart and have multiple entries in the singles rundown.
Actor Alec Baldwin is to host a revival of US quiz show Match Game, the inspiration for UK game show Blankety Blank.
The partner of former EastEnders actress Sian Blake admits killing her and their two children, his lawyer says.
Double-Oscar winning actor Emma Thompson has had liquid manure sprayed at her while taking part in an anti-fracking demonstration.
The Victoria and Albert museum is one of five venues nominated for the Art Fund's museum of the year award.
Sir Tom Jones issues a "heartfelt" thanks for the support received following the death of his wife.
The author and essayist Jenny Diski, whose memoir about living with terminal cancer and her relationship with writer Doris Lessing, was published last week, has died aged 68.