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Shaun Tandon

Shaun Tandon

    Grammys: Adele wins big, Beyoncé delivers powerful speech and performance
    Grammys: Adele wins big, Beyoncé delivers powerful speech and performance
    Adele on Sunday triumphed once again at the Grammys with five awards for her latest blockbuster album of ballads, but she paid glowing tribute to...
    Jarre brings politics to electonica
    Jarre brings politics to electonica
    For his latest album, Jarre has enlisted major names in music including Cyndi Lauper and Pet Shop Boys but also a more unlikely guest artist...
    Trump can't 'jump around' to Everlast's song
    Trump can't 'jump around' to Everlast's song
    The rapper Everlast has became the latest musician to voice anger at Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump's use of a song, demanding that...
    Electronica booms! DJs seek voice beyond machines
    Electronica booms! DJs seek voice beyond machines
    Electronic music has enjoyed soaring growth in recent years, but to detractors the genre consists of little beyond crowd-pleasing DJs clicking play...
    Uncertainty over condolence messages for N Korea
    Uncertainty over condolence messages for N Korea
    North Korean strongman Kim Jong-Il's death is raising tough questions, not only of policy but of protocol, with major world powers divided on...
    Suu Kyi hopeful of democratic reform in Burma
    Suu Kyi hopeful of democratic reform in Burma
    Aung San Suu Kyi voiced guarded hope on Friday that democracy would come to Burma as the opposition leader warmly welcomed Secretary of State...
    Thailand battles infighting while gaining US flood relief
    Thailand battles infighting while gaining US flood relief
    United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Wednesday urged flood-stricken Thailand to overcome political infighting during the crisis as...
    Rays of hope as Hurricane Irene subsides
    Rays of hope as Hurricane Irene subsides
    The rain started to taper off, the sun began to come out of hiding and then with a sudden ferocity, dirty sea water poured into the New York...
    It's in your own interest to shape up, US tells China
    It's in your own interest to shape up, US tells China
    The United States told China on Monday that improvements in human rights and economic reforms would serve Beijing's own interests and promised it...
    US to recognise South Sudan, delist North
    US to recognise South Sudan, delist North
    The United States said on Monday it will recognise South Sudan as the world's newest nation as it moved to reward the north for its cooperation by...
    Nations set up global climate fund
    Nations set up global climate fund
    Global talks on climate change on Saturday set up a new fund to manage billions of dollars in aid to poor nations in a hard-fought package urging...
    UN talks take up 'deep cuts' on climate
    UN talks take up 'deep cuts' on climate
    More than 190 nations on Friday considered "deep cuts" in emissions to hold back climate change in a hard-fought package that would pave the way...