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21 August 2014 Last updated at 22:13 ET

Cast of South African soap sackedGenerations' Sophie Ndaba on a Soweto billboard

The 16-strong cast of popular South African soap opera Generations is sacked after a long-running dispute over pay and contracts.

Sir Cliff RichardBBC Sir Cliff coverage 'appropriate'

The BBC "acted appropriately" in covering the police search of Sir Cliff Richard's home, the corporation's director general Tony Hall says.

Emma StoneEmma Stone to make Broadway debut

Hollywood actress Emma Stone is to make her Broadway debut in the current revival of Cabaret, replacing Michelle Williams in the role of Sally Bowles.

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