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Disney v the LA Times: What’s the story?

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images There’s been a row between Disney and the LA Times, which has raised issues about journalism and censorship. Disney temporarily banned the newspaper from preview screenings of its films after it published negative stories about Disneyland. That ban has now been lifted, but it threatened to affect more than just

Julie Walters named Dame Commander by the Queen

[ad_1] Image copyright PA Image caption Julie Walters said the experience of being made a dame was “numbing”. Actress Julie Walters has been made a dame by the Queen in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace. The Bafta-winning star was named Dame Commander of the British Empire for services to drama. Dame Julie, 67, has starred

Why George Orwell is returning to the BBC

[ad_1] Image caption George Orwell felt working for the BBC was doing his bit for the war effort The BBC headquarters in London is getting a new resident: he’s tall, bronze and likes a smoke. From Tuesday a statue of novelist George Orwell is to adorn the exterior of New Broadcasting House, a few minutes