Tag Archive | Elton John

Elton John: We must break HIV/AIDS stigma

Elton John: We must break HIV/AIDS stigma

Too many people are still contracting HIV and dying of AIDS-related illnesses due to stigma and a lack of access to information and testing, Elton John said yesterday, Monday. Modern medicine means those with HIV can live long, fulfilling lives without infecting others, the singer said in a letter published by Britain’s Independent newspaper.

Prince Harry & Elton John launch HIV campaign targeting men

Prince Harry & Elton John launch HIV campaign targeting men

(Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Harry joined pop star Elton John on Tuesday to launch a campaign to raise HIV awareness among men, warning that “dangerous complacency” about the virus threatened the quest to wipe it out. The billion-dollar project, MenStar, will target men living with or at risk of HIV in sub-Saharan Africa, which has […]

Harvard Honours Elton John For Work Against HIV/AIDS

British musician Elton John will receive an award on Monday from the prestigious Harvard Foundation for his contribution to the fight against HIV/AIDS, the group said. John will join the likes of Archbishop Desmond Tutu, former U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, and Nobel peace laureate, Malala Yousafzai, as a recipient of the Harvard University-based organisation’s […]

Film Review & Trailer: Kingsman – The Golden Circle

Film Review & Trailer: Kingsman – The Golden Circle

Frances Winston feels that this offering is not as good as the first, but as relaxing and untaxing entertainment, this film works Directed by: Matthew Vaughan – Starring: Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Taron Egerton, Mark Strong, Halle Berry, Elton John, Channing Tatum, Jeff Bridges No you’re not seeing things. That is indeed Elton John’s name […]

Kremlin Denies Putin Spoke To Elton John

Kremlin Denies Putin Spoke To Elton John

The Kremlin is now denying that President Putin spoke to Elton John, who had written on his Instagram account that he looked forward to meeting Putin face to face, to discuss LGBT rights in Russia. The Kremlin spokesperson, Putin’s Press Secretary, has suggested that it might have been a hoax, and that no such phone

Dolce & Gabbana: Victoria Beckham Rows In With Elton John

Dolce & Gabbana: Victoria Beckham Rows In With Elton John

Elton John’s reaction to designers Dolce & Gabbana, who have not only labelled IVF children as ‘synthetic’, but who have also called Elton a fascist, has gained support from many celebrities, including Victoria Beckham. Ms Beckham has tweeted in support of Elton, saying “Sending love to Elton David Zachary Elijah & all the beautiful IVF […]

Russia: Elton John Speaks Out In St Petersburg

Russia: Elton John Speaks Out In St Petersburg

Elton John was performing in St Petersburg in Russia on Monday last (10th) and made this statement from the stage during the show, bringing up the issue of anti-gay propaganda, and starting by praising his iPad: “I’m not big on technology, but I love my iPad! They’re amazing, aren’t they? The way they can connect […]