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'No sex with saints'

Media captionNatalia Poklonskaya leads a campaign to stop the release of Matilda In a darkened film studio in northern Moscow, an actress runs frantically on the spot to whip up her emotions. Eyes wide and panting, she shouts one, passionate line into the microphone. She is voicing the female lead in a new film about […]

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In pictures: Miniature worlds

From Sydney and Los Angeles to Hong Kong, artist Joshua Smith’s small models depict the buildings of big cities. Everything in them is reduced to scale, down to worn posters and discarded cigarette stubs. Image copyright Joshua Smith Image copyright Joshua Smith Image copyright Joshua Smith This model is based on a building found on […]

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Massive art

Image copyright ABC Image caption The silos will feature a series of five portraits that locals hope will literally stop traffic A steady stream of onlookers has gathered since the first brushstroke touched the towering grain silos. The paint is barely dry on the portrait of the schoolgirl gazing down from the top of the […]

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Katy Perry's new video decoded

Image copyright Capitol Records Image caption Chained to the Rhythm is the first single from Katy Perry’s fourth album Pop star turned human emoji Katy Perry has just released her new video, Chained to the Rhythm – and its message is hard to ignore. Set in a futuristic theme park, it finds the star seduced […]