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Friday, Feb 23

23

Stormzy ups pressure on May over Grenfell tragedy

Sky News / UK

Rapper Stormzy has continued his battle with the Prime Minister over the Grenfell Tower fire by urging support for a bid to overhaul an inquiry into the tragedy.

14

Stephen Fry recovering from prostate cancer

Sky News

Stephen Fry has announced he is receiving treatment for prostate cancer.

10

Oh Snap! Jenner's tweet sees Snapchat shares fall

Sky News / Technology

A tweet by Kylie Jenner led to a $1.3bn (£930m) fall in the value Snap Inc, the parent company of Snapchat.

09

Kylie announces new UK and Ireland tour

Kylie Minogue will perform across the UK and Ireland later this year as part of a newly announced tour.

05

Weinstein 'sorry' for Streep and Lawrence quotes

Harvey Weinstein has apologised after his lawyers used quotes by Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lawrence in legal submissions.

Thursday, Feb 22

17

TV licence fee to rise for second year running

The annual TV licence fee will rise for the second year in a row, from £147 to £150.50, it has been announced.

16

Oscar hopeful The Shape Of Water in plagiarism row

Oscar contender The Shape Of Water has been hit by a lawsuit claiming that its surreal plot is a rip-off of a 1969 play.

Lennie James: From Walking Dead to unlikely hero

A new Sky Atlantic mini series set in south east London shows a man wrongfully arrested and accused of kidnapping his own daughter.

13

Stormzy rap: PM reacts after star's attack at Brits

Sky News / US News

Theresa May says she is "absolutely committed" to supporting victims of the Grenfell Tower fire after she was criticised by UK grime star Stormzy at the Brit Awards.

03

Dua Lipa and Stormzy bring politics to the Brits

Grime artist Stormzy and singer Dua Lipa were the main winners at the Brit Awards, both claiming two awards each.

Wednesday, Feb 21

20

Lawrence slams dress row: 'This is not feminism'

Jennifer Lawrence has criticised online furore over a revealing dress she wore at an outdoor London photo call, describing it as "utterly ridiculous".

18

New Princess Diana play explores secret recordings

The story of how Princess Diana leaked personal information to create one of the greatest Royal Family scandals is being turned into a play.

12

Stars donate millions to Florida shooting victims

Sky News

Several A-list celebrities have joined George and Amal Clooney in pledging $500,000 to the March For Our Lives movement.

11

The Vamps: Gender equality 'a moral obligation'

The Brit Awards are the latest this year to use the red carpet as a vessel to send a political message.

09

Ed Sheeran ring sparks marriage speculation

Ed Sheeran has sparked speculation over his marital status after being pictured with a silver band on his ring finger.

02

Can the Brits beat a 'sexist' music industry?

Brit nominees say more women are needed both in front and behind the mic in the music industry.

Tuesday, Feb 20

23

Clooneys donate $500k to Florida survivors' campaign

Sky News / US News

George and Amal Clooney have donated $500,000 to US students organising gun control marches.

20

Queen makes surprise visit to London Fashion Week

The Queen is already known for her impeccable style - but now she has attended her first ever London Fashion Week front row.

18

Star Mangled Banner: Fergie apologises for anthem

Fergie has apologised for her daring rendition of the US national anthem at the NBA All-Star game.

16

Sylvester Stallone 'alive' after death hoax

Sylvester Stallone has been forced to insist he is "alive and well" after falling victim to an online death hoax.

13

Don't get distracted by pants: Mr T's latest curling tip

Sky News / US News

Better known for his macho A-Team role, it appears these days Mr T is more "pumped" watching the Winter Olympics, and one sport in particular - curling.

Monday, Feb 19

17

Rush 'inappropriately touched co-star on stage'

Oscar-winning Australian actor Geoffrey Rush has been accused in court of repeatedly touching an actress inappropriately while on stage.

14

Grime 'legend' Stormin 'dies after battle with cancer'

Sky News / UK

Grime artist Stormin - hailed a pioneer within the music scene - has died following a battle with skin cancer, according to reports.

Morrissey fans 'walk out' of gig after Sturgeon jibe

Morrissey reportedly sparked a walkout at a gig in Glasgow after criticising Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.

06

Iconic Gibson guitar company facing bankruptcy

Sky News

Iconic guitar brand Gibson whose Les Paul and SG guitars have graced rock stages around the world could be facing bankruptcy, it has emerged.

02

BAFTA Awards go black for Time's Up and #MeToo

On the night Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri cleaned up at the 71st British Academy Film Awards, the red carpet played host to a parade of stars wearing black.

01

Three Billboards wins big at the BAFTA Awards

Sky News

Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri picked up the coveted best film award as it claimed five gongs at the 71st BAFTA Awards.

Sunday, Feb 18

11

Watson gives £1m to harassment fund ahead of BAFTAs

Sky News

Emma Watson has donated £1m to a new fund aiming to tackle a "culture of harassment, abuse and impunity".

01

Studio boss who 'protected Weinstein' is sacked

The president of Harvey Weinstein's film studio has been fired less than a week after he was accused of protecting the disgraced producer.

Saturday, Feb 17

21

Rita Ora jets to Kosovo for independence party

Pop star Rita Ora has flown to Kosovo to headline a concert marking a decade since her country of birth became independent from Serbia.