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Tintin braves new adventure at real-life opera
Tintin braves new adventure at real-life opera

Over the years Tintin has battled spies, climbed the Himalayas and travelled to the Moon but the intrepid Belgian boy reporter now faces what could be his biggest adventure yet -- an opera.

Tintin braves new adventure at real-life opera
'Daily Show' host Jon Stewart to stand down
'Daily Show' host Jon Stewart to stand down

Host Jon Stewart will leave the satirical and pioneering "The Daily Show" later this year, his bosses at Comedy Central said, calling him a "comic genius."

'Daily Show' host Jon Stewart to stand down
Marvel unveils huge slate of new superhero films
Marvel unveils huge slate of new superhero films

Marvel unveiled plans for a slate of new superhero films, expanding its already wildly successful comic book universe.

Marvel unveils huge slate of new superhero films
New comic book stars Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg
New comic book stars Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg

The life of billionaire Facebook executive and "Lean In" author Sheryl Sandberg has been distilled into a 32-page comic book set for release this week.

New comic book stars Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg
Joan Rivers, queen of US 'comediennes,' dies aged 81
Joan Rivers, queen of US 'comediennes,' dies aged 81

Joan Rivers, the acerbic stand-up comic and television host, died in hospital in New York on Thursday.

Joan Rivers, queen of US 'comediennes,' dies aged 81
Joan Rivers out of New York intensive care: daughter
Joan Rivers out of New York intensive care: daughter

Joan Rivers rushed to a New York hospital last week, has been moved out of intensive care, her daughter said Wednesday.

Joan Rivers out of New York intensive care: daughter
Joan Rivers 'serious' in New York hospital
Joan Rivers 'serious' in New York hospital

Joan Rivers, the acerbic US stand-up comic and octogenarian television presenter, remained seriously ill in a New York hospital for a second day.

Joan Rivers 'serious' in New York hospital
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Tokyo to ban sales of incest comic to minors

The Tokyo government is to ban sales to children of a manga comic that depicts incestuous relationships, an official said Tuesday, the first time expanded rules on sexual content have been invoked.

Tokyo to ban sales of incest comic to minors
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Spider-Man took 8 days to speak Kazakh language

It took 8 days to get Peter Parker to speak the Kazakh language.

Spider-Man took 8 days to speak Kazakh language
A child looks at an Ultraman, a Japanese science fiction superhero. ©Reuters/Bobby Yip
Malaysia bans Japanese comic book Ultraman for using 'Allah'

Malaysia has banned a translation of an Ultraman comic book after it referred to the popular Japanese superhero as "Allah", authorities said Friday, during an ongoing row over use of the word by non-Muslims.

Malaysia bans Japanese comic book Ultraman for using 'Allah'
'Dumb' US Starbucks closed after comic reveals stunt
'Dumb' US Starbucks closed after comic reveals stunt

US health officials closed down a spoof Starbucks coffee shop shortly after a TV comic revealed himself as the man behind the stunt, which drew media attention and plenty of customers.

'Dumb' US Starbucks closed after comic reveals stunt
Hollande backs ban on 'anti-Semitic' comedian
Hollande backs ban on 'anti-Semitic' comedian

President Francois Hollande has backed attempts to ban controversial French comedian Dieudonne as a furore intensified over his sketches that have been widely condemned as anti-Semitic.

Hollande backs ban on 'anti-Semitic' comedian
Nazi hunters call for protests against French comic
Nazi hunters call for protests against French comic

A Nazi-hunting family has called for protests against controversial French comedian Dieudonne over his vitriolic brand of humour targeting Jews, as a government minister said he must pay fines accrued for racist abuse.

Nazi hunters call for protests against French comic
PHOTO: Kazakhstan Romeo and Juliet became comics characters

The first book of Kazakhstan comics has been made in Almaty. You can see what Kazakh-made comics are like for yourselves.

PHOTO: Kazakhstan Romeo and Juliet became comics characters

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