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Beijing: It's veggie heaven
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- Paris Hilton denies sending Nelson Mandela tweet that confused him with Martin Luther King
Nelson Mandela, the most met man in the world
Dylan's guitar sells at auction
The guitar that Bob Dylan plugged in when he famously went electric at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival sold at auction Friday for a record 965,000 US dollars (£590,000).
Osbourne: Pirates book an honour
Sharon Osbourne's first ever children's book is to be released in the UK next year.
Simon Cowell mocks Russell Brand's revolution: 'Give all your money back'
Simon Cowell has taken a swipe at Russell Brand over the comedian's call for a revolution.
Spice Girls in tribute to Mandela
The Spice Girls, who famously had an encounter with Nelson Mandela in which they claimed their "girl power" mantra put them on the same level as the statesman, have spoken of their admiration for the late South African leader.
Harry Potter stars up for awards
Harry Potter stars Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint are both up for prestigious theatre a wards.
Glover's CBE 'a vote of confidence'
Bond villain Julian Glover has been presented with a CBE by the Prince of Wales.
Roz Purcell walks the red carpet with Kate and William at Nelson Mandela premiere
TOP Irish model Roz Purcell rubbed shoulders with royalty at the premiere of the Mandela flick, Long Walk to Freedom last night.
Teen held over Walker crash theft
US detectives have arrested a teenager accused of stealing some wreckage from the Porsche that Fast And Furious star Paul Walker was in when he died in a crash in California, and a second suspect was planning to turn himself in, authorities said.
Scorsese gets US production gong
Martin Scorsese is to receive the Cinematic Imagery Award from the Art Directors Guild.
Adam Sandler hosts festive party
Adam Sandler welcomed a host of A-list stars at his annual Christmas party.