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Rihanna faces ban on hit single S&M Video

Rihanna faces ban on hit single S&M Video

Multimillionaire popstar Rihanna could see her hit video to her No1 single ‘S&M’ banned after a court case was filed that claims she ripped off photos in the video from a series by photographer Philipp Paulus.

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    Domagoj Duvnjak voted the best European handball player in 2
    Croatian handball star Domagoj Duvnjak still had a reason to celebrate despite the fact the national team has lost against Spain on Sunday in the matc ...
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    Romanian gang of six arrested in northern Italy
    Police in Italy have arrested six Romanian citizens under accusations for thefts and ATM frauds. ...
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    Hajduk buys expensive, sells cheap
    Hajduk Split's Swedish sports director Jens Andersson can't say his first transfer was glorious. ...

  • Man collected dozens of skulls & bones in his flat
    An Austrian man was found to have a stash of 56 skull and cross bones and an additional 55 bones mainly from the thigh area hoarded in his apartment i ...

  • Police smash human trafficking ring
    Police from the Office of Criminal Investigation (LKA) have managed to smash a human trafficking network which forced women into prostitution and rout ...

  • Photo legend gives private collection to library
    89-year-old photo legend Erich Lessing has given a gigantic collection of his own work as a present to the Austrian National Library (ÖNB). ...
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    Birds of prey poisoned in Lower Austria
    Birds of prey are falling foul of poisonous traps, possibly connected to hunting enthusiasts, according to the World Wide Fund For Nature and the fede ...

  • Close Encounter of the Third Reich
    Shocked audience members walked out of an experimental drama where an actor simulated oral sex with an alien wearing a swastika while he performed Hei ...
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    Come All Ye Fathful
    A pervert priest who secretly masturbated during a church service has become a YouTube sensation after one of his parishioners videoed him. ...
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    Flee Whizz
    A budget Whizz Air flight to London was forced to make an emergency landing after the cockpit window cracked just minutes after taking off, say air sa ...
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    Vodka Clot
    A 46-year-old drinker died after betting pals that he could down a half liter bottle of vodka faster than any of them. ...
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    Hawk Eyed
    A farmhand who beat a hawk to death and then threw its body in wheelie bin is facing wildlife cruelty charges in court in Bonn, Germany. ...
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    Shell Shocked
    Terrified police fled their station when a 70-year-old man carrying a live four feet high artillery shell tried to hand it in as lost property. ...
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    Duct and Cover
    A primary school teacher who sealed a seven-year-old girl’s mouth shut with duct tape has been disciplined by education officials in Tochigi, Japan. ...
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    Giraffe Man Gets it in the Neck
    A wildlife park owner who towed a giraffe hundreds of miles behind his van to his zoo has been fined 6,000 GBP by judges in Denia, Spain. ...
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    Quad Bikers 100k Compo
    A quad biker who lost his sex drive after he plunged off a cliff when he was attacked by dogs has been awarded 100,000 GBP compensation by judges in S ...
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    Students who filmed home-made remote control bombs quizzed
    Students who filmed home-made remote control bombs detonating in the street have been quizzed by police in Kyoto, Japan. ...
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    Eco Farmer opens organic insect farm for human diners
    Eco farmer Laetitia Giroud is about to take on the bug boys of the international food industry - with an organic insect farm for human diners. ...
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    Priest becomes mayor
    A priest who stood for mayor as a protest has been voted into office by a landslide majority in Popinci, Serbia. ...
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    Robbers bite shop assistants faces
    A robber who terrorised female shop assistants by biting their faces has been jailed for eight years by judges in eastern China. ...
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    Fired Fast Food Worker Stabs Colleague
    A fast food worker who was let go by bosses after a trial period returned with a kitchen knife and stabbed the girl who got the job, say police in Vra ...

  • Child gets head stuck in railings
    Playful Xiao Zhi thought he'd found the perfect head start on his pals in a game of hide and seek by slipping through safety rails as a short cut. ...
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    Horse wins race five hours after his trainer died of leukaem
    A 40-1 shot racehorse astonished fans when it romped home first just five hours after his trainer died of leukaemia in Madrid, Spain. ...
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    Security guard spends night handcuffed in pool
    A lido security guard spent a night handcuffed in the shallow end of his own pool after trying to throw out 15 late night revellers holding an unoffic ...

  • Lonely pensioners join forces
    A group of pensioners left behind by their families in rural southern China have moved in together to start their own old folks' home. ...

  • Deer causes crash
    A courier driver was injured when she swerved to avoid a deer on a mountain road and plunged 20ft down an embankment. ...

  • Stag rescued From Canal
    Deer me. This stag got stuck fast when he tried to leap a canal in Burgdorf, Switzerland. ...

  • Artist Paints With Wine
    It's definitely his red period. ...

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Schools Ordered To Save, But Also To Buy Expensive Scales
Austria's embattled finance ministry has been dragged into a new scandal after it emerged that at the same time as demanding schools save 57 Millionen Euros, they were also expected to find an additional 3 million to buy an approved set of weighing scales.

OAP Hunts Down THIS Hit And Run Cyclist
Does anyone recognise this cyclist? If so you can get yourself 200 euros, and do a good deed in the process.

Property price rise continues
The price of property in Vienna has now spiralled so much that every 4th apartment comes with a price tag of 500,000 or more. And every second flat costs 300,000 or more.

Free Staff For One Person Companies - But Only In NÖ
Since the beginning of the year one-man-companies, the so called "Ein-Personen-Unternehmen" in Lower Austria have been entitled to help in the form of a free assistant.

What is on at Burg Kino this week? (18 April - 24 April)

This week at the Burg Kino on the Opernring the following films are showing:

Austria Accused Of Ignoring Giant Nazi Swastika
A huge swastika that has scarred the walls of an Austrian castle for the past 80 years is still on view despite breaching strict postwar rules banning all Nazi symbols.

Jetflyers Take The Jet Ski Onto The Road
An Austrian company is making waves after they came up with the idea of taking a jet ski – and fitting it with wheels.

Nuns invite young women to get a taste of Abbey life
In a bid to revive their Austrian abbey that doubles up as a health resort, a group of nuns are inviting young women to come and stay with them to get a taste of nun life.

Austrian women earning over fifth less than men
Austrian women are earning on average 23.4 percent less than men in the country, according to Statistik Austria.

Exploring photography and art through 1960s cult film Blow-Up
Vienna's Albertina is putting on an photography exhibition featuring stills from the cult sixties photography film Blow-Up by Michelangelo Antonioni.


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