Top South Korean girl group T-ara has stirred controversy with the surprise decision to shed one of its members, a move which sparked an Internet protest campaign backed by some 330,000 people.
Guns N' Roses guitar legend Slash was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Tuesday -- with fellow former hell-raiser Charlie Sheen joining those paying tribute.
Song About War was the best at the contest called New Songs about the Main War. The song of Kazkahstan rockers was translated into several languages.
Kazakhstan vocal band called Art-Vocal won the second prize in Solevoci international contest in Varese, Italy.