Buzzing: Singapore-born singer eliminated from X Factor

Singapore-born singer eliminated from X Factor

Singapore-born Natalie Ong, 15, was eliminated yesterday from The X Factor Australia after the first live show of the competition this season. She performed When Love Takes Over, a song by David Guetta featuring Kelly Rowland. Three other contestants were eliminated along with her.


Actor Bae Yong Joon welcomes firstborn son

Korean Wave icon Bae Yong Joon has become a first-time dad at age 44, Yonhap News Agency reported.

His actress wife Park Soo Jin, 30, gave birth to a boy at a maternity clinic in Seoul's Gangnam district, his management agency confirmed.

The boy was born on Sunday, reported Soompi.com. The couple wed in July last year.


Actress Jane Fonda's ex-husband dies

Veteran American social activist and politician Tom Hayden, who was married to actress Jane Fonda from 1973 to 1990, has died aged 76, reports said. He died in California after a long illness.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 25, 2016, with the headline 'Buzzing'. Print Edition | Subscribe