Carrie Fisher, 'Star Wars' Princess Leia, Dies at 60

Carrie Fisher, who rose to fame as Princess Leia in the "Star Wars" films and later endured drug addiction and stormy romances with show business heavyweights, died on Tuesday, People magazine reported, citing the family's publicist.

28 December 2016 | 01:15 AM


Space Battles, Demogorgons, AI: Sci-Fi Lives Long and Prosper in 2016

This year sees a revival of some of the biggest names in science fiction on TV and at the box-office.

27 December 2016 | 01:55 PM


Carrie Fisher 'Stable' After Cardiac Incident, Mother Says

Hollywood actress Carrie Fisher was in stable condition, her mother Debbie Reynolds said on Sunday, after the "Star Wars" star suffered a cardiac episode two days earlier on a flight from London to Los Angeles.

27 December 2016 | 09:13 AM


Six Online Petitions That Change Ordinance in 2016

Six online petitions created by netizens on Change.org changed the course of social, environmental and legal issues in Indonesia this year, the website's co-founder said during a press conference in Tebet, South Jakarta, Thursday (22/12).

26 December 2016 | 10:10 AM


Five Favorite Moments in Indonesian Pop Culture 2016

From the phenomenal Pokemon Go mobile game to the talented Joey Alexander making all Indonesians proud at the Grammy awards, we list down five best moments in Indonesian pop culture that stole our attention this year.

26 December 2016 | 09:19 AM


'Rogue One' Dominating Holiday Box Office, 'Sing' Solid

"Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" remains powerful at the US holiday box office with a dominant $15 million on Christmas Eve and projections of a $120 million-plus haul over the six-day Dec. 21-26 period.

26 December 2016 | 07:54 AM


Singer George Michael of Wham! Fame Dead at 53

British pop singer George Michael, who shot to fame in the 1980s with Wham! and continued as a solo artist, died on Sunday at his home in England. He was 53.

26 December 2016 | 07:47 AM


Bandung Official Mayor Residence Now Open to Public

The official residence of West Java’s Bandung mayor, well-known as Pendopo Wali Kota, is officially open to the public from this Sunday (25/12).

25 December 2016 | 03:42 PM


Last Work of Iranian Filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami Screened in Jakarta

Micro cinema Kinosaurus looked into the life of Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami in Kemang, South Jakarta, on Saturday (24/12) as they screened the director's last work "Take Me Home," followed by a documentary about the auteur, "76 Minutes and 15 Seconds with Abbas Kiarostami."

25 December 2016 | 01:01 PM


Carrie Fisher's Celebrity Friends Wish Her a Fast Recovery

Friends and colleagues of Hollywood actress Carrie Fisher shared their hopes for the "Star Wars" star's swift recovery on Saturday, a day after she was admitted to the intensive care unit of a Los Angeles hospital.

25 December 2016 | 12:46 PM