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After being announced as a nominee for “Best Urban Perforamnce” (“Tightrope”) and “Best Contemporary R&B Album” (The Arch Android), Monae said she … Continue reading Janelle Monae Hopes To Take That, Take That Grammy Award [Video]

Roman Polanski’s political thriller “The Ghost Writer” has won the prize for best film at the European Film Awards. Polanski’s movie also is the … Continue reading Roman Polanski wins best European picture award

‘Social Network’ Snags Big Pre-Oscar Award

The National Board of Review, widely considered a harbinger of the Academy Awards, has chosen “The Social Network” as the best film of the year.. … Continue reading 'Social Network' Snags Big Pre-Oscar Award

2011 Independent Spirit Award Nominees

Countdown to the 2011 Academy Awards: First stop — The 2011 Independent Spirit Awards…. Last Night star Eva Mendes and two-time Spirit nominee Jeremy Renner announced the nominees for the 2011 Film Independent Spirit Awards from the London Hotel in West Hollywood on Tuesday morning. Drama Winter’s Bone and comedy The Kids Are All Right [...] Continue reading 2011 Independent Spirit Award Nominees

US President Barack Obama cannot award the permanent membership of the United Nations Security Council to India, Pakistan’s Ambassador to the UN Abdullah Hussain Haroon has said. Haroon said that voting was necessary for this purpose, and India could not become a member until all the permanent members of the council approved it, the Daily [...] Continue reading ‘Obama cannot award permanent membership of UNSC to India’: Pak envoy to UN