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Sweden pips Russia in Eurovision pop fest nail-biter

May 24, 2015 - 9:43 AM

Forty one years after Swedish superstars ABBA took the title chiseled Mans Zelmerlow wins 365 points from voters and juries in 40 countries with his up tempo crowd pleaser Heroes

EUROVISION VICTORY. Sweden's Mans Zelmerlow holds the throphy after winning the Eurovision Song Contest final on May 23, 2015 in Vienna. Samuel Kubani/AFP

Conchita Wurst to serenade UN chief

Oct 31, 2014 - 7:24 PM

The UN chief is looking forward to meeting a cultural icon according to his spokesperson

Bearded lady Conchita Wurst to sing at EU parliament

Sep 11, 2014 - 7:49 PM

The hour long concert in front of the European Parliament building is part of a campaign to fight discrimination

DIVA. Singer Conchita Wurst representing Austria performs during rehearsals for the Second Semi-Final of the 59th annual Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen, Denmark last May 7. Nikolai Linares/EPA

Eurovision win for Austria drag queen sparks anti-gay anger in Russia

May 11, 2014 - 4:44 PM

Austria s bearded transvestite Conchita Wurst victory at the Eurovision song contest sparks anti gay anger in Russia

Austrian bearded drag queen wins Eurovision song contest

May 11, 2014 - 9:17 AM

We are unity and we are unstoppable Conchita Wurst said after winning the glitzy competition with 290 points

WINNER. Singer Conchita Wurst representing Austria performs during rehearsals for the Second Semi-Final of the 59th annual Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen, Denmark last May 7. EPA/NIKOLAI LINARES