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Why was Jennifer Aniston nowhere to be seen at the Oscars 2020?


February 10, 2020

Hollywood A-lister Jennifer Aniston had been the talk of Tinseltown in the recent past after every award show. However, at the 92nd Academy Awards — Hollywood’s biggest night where stars from all over gathered under one roof to celebrate cinema — the actor was nowhere to be seen. While fans had been holding their breath to witness yet another endearing …

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Janelle Monae’s ode women directors snubbed at Oscars 2020


February 10, 2020

Pop futurist Janelle Monae delivered a jaunty, surrealist performance to open the Oscars on Sunday, including an ode to the year’s women directors snubbed in the nominations. “We celebrate all the women who directed phenomenal films and I’m so proud to stand here as a black, queer artist, telling stories,” she said. Monae sported a Mister Rogers-style red cardigan and …

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‘Parasite’ takes Hollywood’s biggest prize with historic best picture win at Oscars 2020


February 10, 2020

Movie history was made at the Oscars Sunday as South Korea’s black comedy Parasite became the first non-English-language film to win the best picture award, Hollywood’s biggest prize of all. Parasite, about a poor South Korean family infiltrating a wealthy household, won a total of four awards, defying the received wisdom that the Academy would overlook a subtitled Asian movie. “I thought …

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Oscars begin on a political note and a historic triumph for ‘Parasite’


February 10, 2020

The Oscars kicked off Sunday with a historic early triumph for South Korea’s black comedy thriller Parasite — tipped to battle war epic 1917 for the night’s top prize — as winners including Brad Pitt struck a political note. Hollywood’s biggest night began with a vibrant musical medley, which addressed a swirling row over the lack of minorities and female directors on the star-studded …

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Yasir Hussain all smiles as he enjoys a day out with friends


February 10, 2020

Yasir Hussain and his friends enjoyed a day out together at Aqua Beach near Hub, Karachi. The Baandi star took to Instagram and shared adorable photos with buddies, however, Yasir missed wifey Iqra Aziz. Yasir Hussain captioned the photos, “aqua beach #pakistan #karachi.” The actor could be seen all smiling with friends. While, tagging wife Iqra with love emoji, he wrote, “@iiqraaziz …

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Feroze Khan embarks on spiritual journey, deletes his Instagram account


February 10, 2020

Famed Pakistani film and drama star Feroze Khan recently deleted his Instagram account and embarked on a spiritual journey. The Khaani actor’s proud wife took to Instagram and shared a PDA-filled photo with Feroze Khan and wrote in the story, “May this spiritual journey brings more faith in your life and serve the purpose.” Recently, Feroze Khan also deleted his Instagram account. …

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Sania Mirza sheds 26 kilos weight in four months


February 10, 2020

  Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza has shed an impressive 26 kilos  in four months, becoming a fitness inspiration for fans and followers. Sania took to Instagram sharing her two photos before and after the weight loss. The player wrote, “89 kilos vs 63 we all have goals.. everyday goals and long term goals .. take pride in each one …

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MasterChef Australia judge placed into administration after wages scandal


February 10, 2020

The restaurant empire of former Australian MasterChef judge George Calombaris was placed into voluntary administration Monday, a year after a wages scandal at his eateries and his exit from the globally popular show. Calombaris posted the news to his Instagram account, expressing “deep sadness and regret” over a move which hands control of the MAdE Establishment restaurant group to administrators, …

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British Airways just recorded the fastest-ever flight — thanks to Storm Ciara


February 10, 2020

While Storm Ciara caused hundreds of flights and train services to cancel, it gave British Airways the chance to record the fastest-ever flight between New York and London — thanks to tailwinds from the storm. According to flight-tracking website Flightradar24, the airline completed the transatlantic crossing in a mere 4 hours 56 minutes, the fastest sub-sonic crossing. Ciara was heading south …

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Violence, intimidation threaten Cameroon’s elections


February 10, 2020

YAOUNDE: A surge of violence derailed voting in Cameroon’s English-speaking regions on Sunday because residents were too scared to cast ballots in legislative and municipal elections after militant separatists kidnapped scores of candidates and threatened violence. At least 120 candidates were abducted in the African nation’s North West and South West regions in the past two weeks. About half of …

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