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Are winners and losers out of fashion?

Image copyright EPAImage caption Vogue editor Edward Enninful (right) awarded the 2019 Turner Prize to the four nominees “It’s a crazy contest between an orange and a spaceship and a potted plant and a spoon – which one do you like better?” That’s how singer Anohni, formerly of Antony of the Johnsons, summed up awards […]

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In Pictures: The Fashion Awards 2019

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Naomi Campbell was the star of the show Big names from around the entertainment world trod the red carpet at The Fashion Awards 2019 on Monday, as Naomi Campbell was crowned fashion icon. The event at London’s Royal Albert Hall was hosted by actress Tracee Ellis Ross – the daughter […]

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Comic Nish Kumar booed off stage at charity bash

Image copyright Getty Images Comedian Nish Kumar was booed off stage after making Brexit jokes at a charity event on Monday night. Kumar, who hosts the BBC’s Mash Report, was performing at the Lord’s Taverners annual charity cricket lunch. “You are the only audience in my entire 13-year history of performing that have actually thrown […]

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Two Nobel literature prize committee members quit

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption The prize is announced in the building which houses the Alfred Nobel Museum in Stockholm Two external members of the Nobel literature prize committee have quit after criticising the Swedish Academy. Gun-Britt Sundstrom said the choice of Peter Handke as this year’s winner had been interpreted as if literature stood […]