FDA approves Novartis biosimilar to Amgen’s Enbrel

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved Novartis AG's biosimilar version of Amgen Inc's arthritis drug Enbrel.

Study finds flaws in criticism of St. Jude cyber security

(Reuters) – University of Michigan researchers on Tuesday said their own experiments undermine recent allegations of security flaws in St. Jude Medical Inc's pacemakers and other implantable medical devices.

Sony Pictures to buy sports channels from India’s Zee for $385 million

MUMBAI (Reuters) – India's Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd said on Wednesday it has agreed to sell its sports broadcasting business to Sony Pictures Networks for $385 million, as it rejigs its media content delivery businesses.

Ryan Lochte to dance with stars, says Rio scandal overblown

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Disgraced Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte is joining the “Dancing With the Stars” cast, ABC television announced on Tuesday, as the gold medalist said he thought reaction to his tale about being held up at a Rio de Janeiro gas station had been blown out of proportion.

Venice star-studded film fest set to open under heightened security

VENICE (Reuters) – A musical with Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, Jude Law as a chain smoking pope and Mel Gibson's come back with a war drama are all tipped as must-sees at the Venice film festival which opens its 73rd edition on the Lido under heightened security on Wednesday.

Brazil’s Gisele holds top spot in Forbes model list; Jenner jumps

(Reuters) – Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen remained the highest-paid female model in the world with annual income of $30.5 million, while Kardashian clan member Kendall Jenner more than doubled her earnings, according to Forbes' 2016 list on Tuesday.

Selena Gomez to take career break after panic attacks

(Reuters) – Pop singer Selena Gomez said on Tuesday she was taking time out to deal with panic attacks and depression thought to be a side effect of her lupus disease.

Chris Brown arrested for suspected assault at L.A. home

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Pop star Chris Brown was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon on Tuesday after a daylong standoff at his Los Angeles home that began with a dawn 911 call from a woman, police said.

A first look inside Dubai Opera ahead of its grand opening

Dubai's first opera house, Dubai Opera, set to raise curtains on Wednesday.

FNC Speaker discusses cooperation with Italian Ambassador

ABU DHABI, 31st August, 2016 (WAM) — Dr. Amal Abdullah Al Qubaisi, Speaker of the Federal National Council, FNC, and Liborio Stellino, Ambassador of Italy to the UAE, have discussed means of boosting bilateral cooperation relations and issues of common concern.