"About 97% of people in Samoa identify as Christian, and the society is generally considered conservative and traditional", reports the outlet.
Samoa has banned "Rocketman", the movie-musical based on the life of British musician Elton John, over its depiction of homosexuality, the South Pacific island's censor has said. In 2013, a Crimes Act was passed in the country that deemed sodomy an offense punishable by up to seven years in prison, even if both parties consented.
After the show, John wrote on Twitter, "Taron Egerton, thank you for joining me onstage tonight". He added, the film is "not good for public viewing and violates laws against same-sex marriage".
"Now are we saying that art that celebrates fa'afafines are not allowed?"
ICC won't change bails after World Cup wicket problems
As in the recently-held IPL, they are proving hard to dislodge in the World Cup, that too by the fastest of bowlers. The ball hits the stump and the lights don't come on, or the lights come on and the bail comes back on to the stump.
At the end of the performance, Sir Elton got up from behind the piano to embrace the actor. Matthew Vaughn and his Marv Films produced the film alongside Elton John with his Rocket Pictures partner David Furnish.
News first broke on Friday when the Apollo Cinemas Samoa revealed on Facebook, "Unfortunately due to censoring issues we have had to cancel Rocketman".
Since opening 10 days ago, Rocketman has taken in about $101 million U.S. at theatres around the world.
In response to the agreement, Nadler said the panel will not hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt, for now. Dean said the last time he testified before the House Judiciary Committee was July 11, 1974, almost 45 years ago.
His exit from the show was "mutually agreed" between Sherif and producers, according to a spokesperson for ITV, who make the show. However, despite trying his best to win her over, Anna made a decision to couple up with Sherif - but she'll now be left single.
The Indian Navvy, Army, Air Force and Coast Guard too have been requested to assist in relief operation if the need arises. Cyclonic storm "Vayu" has intensified into a severe cyclonic storm , forcing authorities to put Gujarat on high alert.
Les femmes encore fertiles y sont utilisées par des hommes de pouvoir qui n'hésitent pas à les violer pour les enfants. Mais la dernière soirée organisée par Kylie Jenner risque de rester dans les annales pour de bien mauvaises raisons.
S'il voyait le Brésilien être " malheureux " et " démotivé " durant le mercato estival, Tuchel pourrait l'avoir mauvaise... Ses anciens coéquipiers l'adorent et il veut les retrouver au Camp Nou pour jouer avec Messi et Luis Suárez.
But researchers said they hoped the study will give women who sleep with artificial light at night a way to improve their health. The analysis focused on data on sleep, light exposure and weight gain during the study, but not on breast cancer.
When asked whether the development had impacted his side negatively, the Proteas skipper said, "I think a little bit of both. They have lost their opening three games of the tournament while the fourth one was washed out on Monday.
US vs. Thailand in 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup
One big change to the USA's expected lineup is in central defense, where Becky Sauerbrunn (quad) is being held out with what U.S. Appearing in its second-ever World Cup, Thailand failed to advance beyond the group stage in 2015, finishing third.
Retired Yuvraj Singh Reveals His Favourite Captain and Coach
I remember for the first time I played against him in 2003 in Centurion during the World Cup where he played a lovely knock. He was an integral part of India's 2011 World Cup triumph and his six 6's against Stuart Broad will always be remembered.
Bill Maher goes after Hillary Clinton
There were two studies about this recently ... "Now Trump, I think, did in much worse fashion, but I mean. smashing up your phones and your hard drives".
Turkey beat France 2-0 in memorable Euro 2020 qualifier
Didier Deschamps admitted France's 2-0 defeat to Turkey in Euro 2020 qualifying was a slap in the face for his World Cup winners. Roberto Mancini's side are in pole position after picking up three wins from their opening three games without conceding a goal.