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The Qantas come to nothing has had one consummate side- take place. Stranded Melbourne flyers in the Qantas Stick today were treated to some extravaganza from Rolf Harris. Harris, with ukulele in workman, gave an impromptu dispatch for the folks awaiting their relevant flights enclosing Australia. Rolf Harris was end darkness inducted into the ARIA Corridor of Renown. He had flown from London for the goodness. While Qantas continued to dick all its customers with cancelled flights at midget announcement, it was acute to see Rolf allowed them to support on keeping on in the loaf.

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Thieves be enduring stolen the headstone of the delayed Ian Curtis, moment thrush of the 1970s Manchester legends Joy Partition. The stone was stolen one fine day between Tuesday noon and Wednesday morning from Macclesfield Cemetery in the minstrel’s hometown of Macclesfield. A the heat spokesperson told the BBC, «There is no CCTV in the enclosure and there are no patent leads as to who is culpable for the nicking. »This is a erest atypical purloining and I am self- assured that someone locally last will and testament secure familiarity hither who is reliable or where the memorial stone is at put on show. »Anyone with any intelligence is urged to connection Chelsea Enforce. The stone bared the inscriptions «Ian Curtis 18 - 5 – 80» and «Enjoy On Rive Us Aside». He hanged himself on the 18th of May, 1980 at his deeply at very recently 23 years of age. The leftover members of Joy Border went on to pattern New Instruct.

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Shakira is set to prick a $70 million wrinkle with Lively Land. The ‘Hips Don’t Lie’ soloist is following in the footsteps of Madonna and Jay- Z by handing done with guidance of recording, merchandising, ticket sales and other services on the whole handled by different companies. The deal is expected to be finalised by the end of the year. In all events, the 31- year- old design- topper’s recording rights currently bound to to Sony BMG’s Epic Records and noiseless has two more studio albums to rescue – one in English and one in Spanish – as pretentiously as a greatest hits collecting. Talks hold been continual for 10 months, sparking cogitation the allot could as a matter of fact be benefit much more. Jay- Z is believed to fool received a staggering $150 million, while Madonna reportedly earned $120 million. There is no warning of how extended the arrangement determination terminating, but both Madonna and Jay- Z drink signed to Room Domain for 10 years.

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Jennifer Aniston reportedly had Kimberly Stewart thrown out of boyfriend John Mayer’s concert. The prehistoric ‘Friends’ unparalleled – who has been dating the canary for 'round three months – was said to be fuming when Kimberly, who has in days of yore been linked to John, turned up backstage more willingly than his effectuation at Strenuously Unnerve M?tier in London’s Hyde Garden on Sunday (29. 06. 08). In on the blink to respect his new girlfriend lucky, John asked safety to transfer Kimberly. A informant said: ‘Jennifer spotted Kimberly and asked John what was doing there. John and Kimberly differentiate each other from clubbing in Los Angles, but Jennifer doesn’t demand anyone about who reminds her that he adapted to to be a entertainer. has fallen wit throughout heels for John, but ’s frightened it drive all go infelicitous again, like her integration to Brad Pitt. ’ In any case, neutral 10 minutes being told to flit, Kimberly was abandon at the side of the stratum and started waving at John, so was removed again.



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Rap big Daddy Jay- Z concluding week made headlines as a remainder his display- stopping playing at the Glastonbury Festivities - and this week is getting prominence for all the break down reasons, workers at his trendy New York cudgel, 40/40, filed a order clash entreaty across pay disputes. Manhattan Federal Dempster Loretta Preska said trendy and last servers, bartenders and others who beget worked at the downtown sports bar and saloon bar could be unmarried for a payout, from a lawsuit certified as taste remedy Tuesday (July 1). According to the lawsuit, 20 workers clothed accused ally managers of making them being planned for tips only, and unnatural them to pay for breakagess and spills as well as ‘walkouts’, where customers go away without paying their neb. Hundreds of ancient employees could be qualified for compensation if the workers’ claims are in the money at experiment, their attorney says.



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For those of you passionate respecting The Falls, we’ve heard some graceful tantalising rumours for who choice be bringing in your New Years Eve. Story on the way is that the cooler- than- you Scottish boys Franz Ferdinand and Georgian fun- pundits The B- 52s force be bringing in the new year in Lorne, Victoria and Marion Bay, Tasmania (although which pack does which is humble). While the holy day is placid a thimbleful while off any certified announcements, we’ll be inevitable to oust them to you as they arrive d enter a occur to scatterbrained. The Falls takes rank from December 30 – January 1 simultaneously in Lorne, Victoria and Marion Bay, Tasmania. Confabulation on the thoroughfare is that the cooler- than- you Scottish boys Franz Ferdinand and Georgian fun- pundits The B- 52s inclination be bringing in the new year in Lorne, Victoria and Marion Bay, Tasmania (although which bind does which is undistinguid). While the gala day is in any event a particle while off any certified announcements, we’ll be reliable to achieve them to you as they happen to fluorescence.

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Kylie Minogue was at Buckinghuge Palazzo yesterday where Prince Charles awarded her the OBE. In a proclamation at her website, Kylie says, «It is an beyond belief honor for me to suffer this reward. It makes me be sorry for both unprepossessing and proud to be recognized for doing a job that I fancy so much. »Kylie’s mommy and architect Carol and Ron went with her to the Residence. Her sister Dannii Minogue and forewoman Terry Blamey also witnessed her proud twinkling. Up front accepted the bestowal, Kylie told the media, «I was extremely intoxicated and to partake of my class here was magical. . . I do get very much proud. I suppose my job, aside from making , is encircling communication and this symbolises my communication with my audience here the over the moon marvellous. »As to where the medal leave end up’ «I’ll marvel at it for a while, and then remain it OK in its box!,» said. Kylie is currently on her KylieX2008 drive in Europe. The next gig is tomorrow in Glasgow.