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Emmy Awards pay tribute to Robin Williams

The 66th Emmy Awards paid a heartfelt and sombre tribute on Monday to the late Robin Williams, his friend and fellow actor-comic Billy Crystal calling him “the brightest star in the comedy galaxy.”

Big hits, notable misses on red carpet

‘Can someone PLEASE inform Lena Dunham that it is NOT okay to dress like a human-sized, partially-used fluffy tampon??’ one Twitter user wrote, to chimes of agreement

Breaking Bad, Modern Family win big

Anna Gunn, winner of the award for outstanding supporting actress in a drama series for "Breaking Bad," poses. (Photo: AP)

Cult TV drama series Breaking Bad and comedy hit Modern Family were the big winners Monday at the annual Emmys, which paid moving tribute to late Hollywood icon Robin Williams.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jim Parsons, Ty Burrell, Allison Janney win big at the Emmys

Ty Burrell and Jim Parsons at the EMMY Awards. Photo: AP

Network comedies including 'The Big Bang Theory' and 'Modern Family' started out strong at Monday's Emmy Awards, and so did 'True Detective' nominee Matthew McConaughey - even before his category came

Billy Crystal remembers Robin Williams at Emmys

Billy Crystal pays tribute to close friend Robin Williams. Photo: YouTube/Screen grab

Billy Crystal, left speechless by Robin Williams' death, paid tribute to his great friend and comedy brother at the Emmy Awards, movingly remembering him as "the greatest friend you could ever imagine

Robin Williams suicide casts shadow over Emmys

Robin Williams

The Emmy Awards take centre stage on Monday with Breaking Bad, True Detective and Orange Is The New Black among the favourites of TV’s 66th annual version of the Oscars.

Pet friendly dating sites match up people, pooches

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On these dating sites, a passion for pets will help you find more than just puppy love.

Robin Williams cremated privately

Robin Williams

Actor and comedian Robin Williams has been laid to rest and his ashes scattered in San Francisco bay.

Madonna memorabilia items up for auction

Actress Jessica Alba at the premiere of Sin City: A Dame to Kill in Los Angeles on Tuesday. 	— AP

Madonna memorabilia, including her nude photographs, will go on sale in November at an auction also including some of her famous outfits and lyrics.

I would still be lying about doping if I wasn't caught, admits Lance Armstrong

Armstrong had repeatedly denied he ever used banned drugs. Photo: AFP/ File

Lance Armstrong says he would still be issuing strident denials if he hadn't been caught and then forced to admit to using performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France.

The first time terrorists abducted hostages with a political message to foreign powers warning them against intervention was the series of kidnapping done by “Islamic Jihad” in Lebanon during the 1980s.

In January this year there was a special meet in a town in northern Maharashtra to celebrate the 900th birthday of the Indian mathematician Bhaskaracharya. According to records, his birth place was near Chalisgaon, although like many historical events in our country, lack of proper records makes this claim subject to controversy.