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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]

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

‘When Love Comes’- a Taiwanese family drama bagged best film at the Golden Horse awards – seen as the Chinese-language Oscars – in Taoyuan, northern Taiwan. The low-budget movie about the lives of four women beat Hong Kong martial arts epic ‘Bodyguards and Assassins’ and ‘China”s Judge’ to win the top award. China”s Lu Liping […] Continue reading ‘When Love Comes’ wins best film at the Golden Horse award

US President Barack Obama has announced that he would award the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the country’s highest civilian honour, to George W Bush next year. According to the New York Daily News, the decision has come a day after Bush gave a respectful nod to Obama at the groundbreaking of his library in Dallas. […] Continue reading Obama to award Bush ‘Presidential Medal of Freedom’