Pop star Rita Ora is set to perform at the Oscars next month, the show's organisers have confirmed. Ora will sing 'Grateful' from 'Beyond the Lights', one of the five compositions up for this year's best song award. The 24-year-old said she was "excited to announce" she had been invited to appear at the February 22 ceremony, reported BBC online.
American playwright Eve Ensler and Kolkata-based activists will have residents on their feet with a unique dance movement Dec 18 protesting gender based violence in sync with the One Billion Rising campaign.
The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) and Perform, a British media company, have signed a record deal worth 535 million dollars for the broadcasting rights to the women's tennis tour in its annual calendar, triggering the single biggest commercial contract in the history of women's sport.
Famous English rock band Smokie will perform live here early next month to help raise scholarship money for children whose parents died battling militants in the jungles of Garo Hills and for the September 24 flash flood victims.
Coldplay, One Direction and Ed Sheeran will perform at the BBC Music Awards. They will be joined by Calvin Harris, Paloma Faith and Clean Bandit at the inaugural ceremony at London's Earl's Court on Thursday, December 11.