The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that nine features will advance to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category for the 90th Academy Awards ®. Ninety-two films had originally been considered in the category. Read more
Ultimately, it was the Mouse that roared — and the Fox that beat a retreat from the global stage. Read more
Democrat Doug Jones wins election to the U.S. Senate from Alabama, as voters in the deeply conservative and heavily Republican state deal a stark political blow to President Donald Trump and narrow the GOP’s majority in the Senate to two seats. Read more
An alarming trend along the U.S.-Mexico border has escalated within the last year: the inhumane practice of separating immigrant children from their parents at the hands of U.S. immigration officials. Not only is this practice deeply traumatic for the families involved, it flies in the face of established U.S. and international law. Read more
, Dec. 11, 2017
/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Board of Directors for the General Commission of Audio Visual Media, which is chaired by Dr. Awwad bin Saleh Al Awwad
– the Minister of Culture and Information, approved the issuances of licenses for those interested in opening cinemas in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Read more
Winter is a time of gentle, lazy skincare if you ask me. Stepping out to buy new products, or using harsh chemicals is not something that most of us like to do in this season. But, that doesn’t mean we can totally forego skincare. After all, winter brings its own set of skin problems, of which dullness is the biggest. So, we need solutions that help us get radiant skin even in the dreary cold. Concocting something safe and simple in the comfort of our home, then, is the way to go when it comes to fixing this issue. Behold: DIY skin brightening masks which will transform dull skin!
Geopolitics is a discipline at crossroads between Geography, political science, military science that deals with relations between power and territories, in a real or perceived deconstruction power contest issues perspective. Read more
Miss South Africa 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters has been crowned Miss Universe, becoming the first Miss South Africa to take this prestigious title since Margaret Gardiner won in 1978.
Washington DC (Ali Imran) A story of Pakistani-American doctors serving across the United States Read more
Amid the entire Padmavati mess, a Pakistani film, Raees star Mahira Khan’s Verna, almost ended up getting banned for revolving around the topic of rape. According to a The Times Of India report, a member of the Punjab Censor Board said, “Firstly, it shows a governor’s son involved in a rape case which was the biggest objection. Secondly, it includes many bold dialogues and scenes. The general plot of the movie revolves around rape, which we consider to be unacceptable.”