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Prince coming to NZ

Prince performs in Texas. Photo: Getty Images
He's recorded some of pop music's biggest songs across a career spanning four decades - but Prince has never performed in New Zealand. Until now.

'Friends' star makes playwriting debut

'Friends' star makes playwriting debut

'Friends' star Matthew Perry swaps the television screen for the London stage in 'The End of Longing', his playwriting debut about four people feeling the pressures of life as they reach their forties.

Springsteen to show his mind in autobiography

Springsteen to show his mind in autobiography

Bruce Springsteen will publish an autobiography in September that he promises will show readers how his personal struggles inspired his music, including his classic 1975 hit 'Born to Run'.

Power of the belly dance

Power of the belly dance

Candice Frankland is working hard to change people's perception of belly dance. The Auckland belly dancer tells Rebecca Fox it is an art form.

Cosby seeks to block sex prosecution

Cosby seeks to block sex prosecution

Comedian Bill Cosby sought to derail Pennsylvania prosecutors' efforts to make him stand trial on sexual assault charges, contending that a deal reached over a decade ago gave him immunity from prosecution.

New Beatrix Potter story found after 100 years

New Beatrix Potter story found after 100 years

A story by children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a century ago, is to be published for the first time after the rediscovery of the tale which features some of her best-known characters such as Peter Rabbit.

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