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Screen legend Robert Redford is retiring from acting

2 months, 10 days ago
LOS ANGELES: Oscar winner Robert Redford will retire from acting following this autumn’s release of his upcoming film “The Old Man & The Gun,” the 81-year-old told Entertainment Weekly in a story published on Monday. Redford, best…

Former chess champion Kasparov returns to compete 12 years later

1 year, 2 months ago
ST LOUIS: In a move electrifying the world of chess, former world champion Garry Kasparov is coming out of a 12-year retirement Monday to take on a new generation of players who have long worshiped him as the closest thing to a "chess god."…

French film legend Jeanne Moreau dies at 89

1 year, 2 months ago
PARIS: French actress Jeanne Moreau, who lit up the screen in "Jules et Jim" and starred in some of the most critically-acclaimed films of the 20th century, has died aged 89, her agent said Monday. The gravel-voiced actress epitomised…

Legend Sangakkara to retire from first class cricket

1 year, 4 months ago
LONDON: Sri Lankan cricketing legend Kumar Sangakkara said Monday he will retire from first-class cricket at the end of the present English county championship season in September. The 39-year-old -- fifth in the list of all-time Test…

The wit and wisdom of Muhammad Ali

2 years, 4 months ago
LOS ANGELES: Muhammad Ali's penchant for poetry and his readiness with a pithy quote delighted some and made others squirm.