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Zhu Wen interview

A new volume translates the controversial Chinese writer into English

Hot picks: This week's best TV

From Bruce Willis to live rugby, our top five picks of the week

The men behind TV's best bad guys

How the anti-heroes of today's TV mirror the men who wrote them

Top five things to catch on TV this week

Adam Sandler and Robert De Niro on UAE screens

Alice Walker talks The Cushion in the Road

We hear from the controversial American activist behind The Colour Purple

Five top TV picks this week

Brad Pitt, George Clooney and John Cleese all on UAE screens

Idris Elba talks playing Luther

The Wirestar on his final series as lead in the BBC cop drama Luther

Top five things on TV this week

From live NFL to Al Pacino in Scarface

Lisa Brackmann: The China diaries

The US author talks about her latest Far East-set novel, Hour of the Rat

Amy Poehler on Parks and Recreation

Comedy actress on why her hit show is like a funny Game of Thrones

Five things to watch on TV this week

Woody Allen, Ellen DeGeneres and extreme angling in America

China exposed

Award-winning Chinese-American author Alex Kuo looks at the ‘the good, the bad and the ugly’ in modern China

67 Inspiring Stories in Abu Dhabi

A new book celebrates 67 individuals who have gone the extra mile

This week's UAE TV highlights

James Bond, Captain America and Katy Perry all on the small screen this week

Kevin Spacey interview on House of Cards

The acting legend talks playing a slimy politician in the hit US show

Win 10 top DVDs for summer

From action to comedy, we round up the ten best new DVD releases

Writing a history of Bhutan

Omair Ahmad's new book explores the history of this fascinating country

This week's hottest TV picks

Catch Leonardo DiCaprio and Anthony Hopkins on screen this week

10 must-see DVD boxsets for summer

Make the most of your time indoors with our essential boxsets guide

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