Activists sue Miami aquarium for captive orca Lolita''s release

 Animal rights groups seeking the release of Lolita, a killer whale in captivity since 1970, sued the Miami Seaquarium and its parent company Palace Entertainment on Monday saying her conditions violate the Endangered Species Act.

Jul 21, 2015, 03:12 AM IST
Selena Gomez faces criticism for topless photoshoot

Selena Gomez faces criticism for topless photoshoot

Singer Selena Gomez has been criticised over a photoshoot that she did for a magazine after it was branded as being reminiscent of Lolita, the underage girl seduced by a middle-aged man from the famous Vladimir Nabokov book.

Feb 19, 2015, 14:25 PM IST

Museum vandalised ahead of Nabokov`s `Lolita` show

Vandals spray-painted the word "paedophiles" on the wall of a modern art museum in St. Petersburg ahead of a performance based on ‘Lolita’, Vladimir Nabokov`s most famous book.

Mar 14, 2013, 08:35 AM IST

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