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2014/10/24 23:38
2014/10/24 23:38
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President Barack Obama has nominated Indian-American investment banker and philanthropist Azita Raji to the coveted diplomatic post of US ambassador to Sweden. Raji, a top bundler for Obama who...
2014/10/24 23:38
2014/10/24 23:38
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2014/10/24 23:28
2014/10/24 23:28
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Pop star Katy Perry celebrates the big 3-0 today and what a difference a year makes. In the last 12 months alone the Roar singer has topped the charts, won multiple awards and been handpicked by the...
2014/10/24 21:46
2014/10/24 21:46
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Festival returns: Julianne Moore stars in Map To The Stars, the opening-night film at the 2014 Canberra International Film Festival. Photo: Supplied Your guide to what's going on around the capital...
2014/10/24 17:09
2014/10/24 17:09
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ARTIST Grayson Perry has included The Sun in his latest giant artwork – declaring we are a “definitive” part of Britain. The huge Comfort Blanket piece – unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery in...
2014/10/24 13:38
2014/10/24 13:38
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Kate Middleton Shows Off Her Baby Bump Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the Action on Addiction Autumn Gala evening at L'Anima on Oct. 23, 2014 in London, England. Kate Middleton Shows Off...
2014/10/23 19:20
2014/10/23 19:20
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PETE'S PICK: String of events planned for 80th anniversary of Uiver landing. Uiver crew members Captain Dirk Parmentier, left, and First Officer Jan Moll. PETE'S PICK For Captain Dirk Parmentier...
2014/10/23 08:47
2014/10/23 08:47
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Rylan Clark, the X Factor contestant turned presenter, has become an artworld moneyspinner - with reproductions of his portrait by Grayson Perry priced at up to £5,000 each. The artist has painted...
2014/10/23 07:09
2014/10/23 07:09
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The job of a portrait artist is to be part-psychologist, part-detective, Grayson Perry informed us at the start of his new Channel 4 series. Well, the detectives have had their day with Chris Huhne,...
2014/10/23 05:12
2014/10/23 05:12
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Chris is sitting for Grayson, as in sitting for a portrait. That’s Chris the former cabinet minister who went to jail for perverting the course of justice after getting his then wife to take his...
2014/10/23 00:27
2014/10/23 00:27
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Dr Sarah Engledow, Senior Historian at the National Portrait Gallery with the carte de visite of Master Johnny Day. Dr Sarah Engledow, Senior Historian at the National Portrait Gallery, with the tiny...
2014/10/22 23:37
2014/10/22 23:37
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And if the crack squad of Daltrey-Townshend-Moon-Entwistle couldn’t answer it through artistic endeavour in 1978, then maybe the 2003 Turner winner can in 2014. Quite a bold conceit this. Exploring...
2014/10/22 23:37
2014/10/22 23:37
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The elevation of Sir Nicholas, director of the Tate museums and galleries, who surges five places to top the influential publication’s annual survey, confirms London’s central standing within the art...
2014/10/22 22:09
2014/10/22 22:09
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This was the first in a new series examining identity. Who are we? How do we construct our identity and what forces are trying to dismantle it? To explore this, Grayson met people from different...
2014/10/21 16:38
2014/10/21 16:38
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For 56 years he thought outside the box, taking female models away from the static, soulless studios of pre-war photography and into the real world, adding glamour by shooting in exotic locations and...
2014/10/21 14:18
2014/10/21 14:18
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The 1975 dismissal came to define the Whitlam government. This is both understandable and regrettable. For a kid growing up in the Adelaide hills in the 1970s, Canberra was a long way away. Yet on...
2014/10/20 12:45
2014/10/20 12:45
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The Duchess of Cambridge plays hockey with the GB hockey teams at the Riverside Arena in the Olympic Park. The Duchess of Cambridge gets into costume with locals at Vaiaku Falekaupule during a visit...
2014/10/20 09:01
2014/10/20 09:01
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Anarchy And Beauty: A Dull Exhibition On William Morris’s Legacy William Morris by G F Watts, 1870. Copyright: National Portrait Gallery, LondonPeacock Brooch Designed by C R Ashbee 1900. Copyright:...
2014/10/20 03:19
2014/10/20 03:19
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Australia's capital has a lot to offer families looking for a convenient getaway. With something for everyone, find out what Canberra has to tempt you. Read down the page and take our poll on what...
2014/10/19 21:51
2014/10/19 21:51
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NEW YORK — Walk into Eddie DaRoza’s office and you’ll find two of him there: the actual 32-year-old video producer, and a 5-inch statuette of him. “There are a lot of double takes. It’s like a little...
2014/10/19 05:12
2014/10/19 05:12
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My friend the painter Duggie Fields took me to Andrew’s very first Alternative Miss World in 1972. It was a wonderful happening that one couldn’t get into because it was so crowded. Andrew and I...
2014/10/24 23:38
2014/10/24 23:38
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