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Porn stars ordered to wear condoms

A regional US federal appeals court ruled on Monday that pornographic movie actors in Los Angeles must wear condoms during sex scenes, upholding a lower court decision that was challenged by the adult

Sony demands halt to reporting from leaked documents

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Over the weekend another message from hackers warned of additional disclosure

Sony execs sorry for racist Barack Obama emails

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Sony’s co-chairwoman Amy Pascal and producer Scott Rudin have apologised for using racially tinged language while discussing President Barack Obama following the leak of their private emails.

Cyber attack could cost Sony studio as much as $100 million

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The attack has also hit Sony's reputation for a perceived failure to safeguard information

Kobe Bryant stars in Lakers’ victory

Kobe Bryant, closing in on Michael Jordan for third on the NBA’s all-time scoring list, scored 32 points on Tuesday to help the Los Angeles lakers to a 98-95 NBA victory over Sacramento.

Hackers tell Sony to pull release of Korea comedy

A group which claims to have hacked Sony’s servers has demanded that its movie studio pull a soon-to-be-released comedy depicting a fictional CIA plot to kill North Korea’s leader, reports said.

5 princess Di gowns sell for $360,000 at auction

Five dresses designed for and worn by Britain’s late Princess Dia-na have been sold in Los Angeles for a total of nearly half-a-million dollars.

Cosby counter-sues ‘sex abuse’ victim


Veteran comic Bill Cosby counter-sued a woman on Thursday who says he sexually abused her, accusing her of trying to extort up to $250,000 from him.

Cosby sued over 1970s sex assault

TV legend Bill Cosby, already facing a barrage of sex abuse and rape allegations, is now being sued by a woman who claims he sexually assaulted her at the Playboy mansion when she was 15.

Sony films leak online following cyber attack

A hack attack into Sony Pictures’ systems has led to several of their unreleased films leaking online.

There was a news report not so long ago that ICRISAT (International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics), an international organisation and part of the CGIAR (Consultative Group on Inte

Good governance seems to be all about seeking coherence through confusion.