Thursday, 9 February, 2023


Taylor Swift wins most prizes at MTV Europe Music Awards

By Matthias Inverardi and Tom Sims DUESSELDORF (Reuters) - Taylor Swift walked away with four prizes at MTV's Europe Music Awards on Sunday, including best video for her 10-minute "All Too Well".

Alec Baldwin files lawsuit in deadly ‘Rust’ shooting

By Daniel Trotta (Reuters) - Actor Alec Baldwin filed a lawsuit on Friday against the armorer and three other crew members over the deadly shooting on the set of the Western movie "Rust," in which a

Disney plans to freeze hiring and cut some jobs, memo shows

(Reuters) -Walt Disney Co is planning to freeze hiring and cut some jobs as it strives to move the Disney+ streaming service to profitability against a backdrop of economic uncertainty, according to a

Disney plans to freeze hiring, cut some jobs -memo

(Reuters) -Walt Disney Co is planning to freeze hiring and cut some jobs, as it strives to move the Disney+ streaming service to profitability amid a period of economic uncertainty, according to a

Stories of trauma, resilience spotlighted at Palestinian film festival

By Henriette Chacar RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - The fate of a Palestinian girl forced into exile during the 1948 war of Israel's creation remains unknown. But her story took on new life in a film

Chris Rock to be first comedian to perform live on Netflix

By Danielle Broadway (Reuters) - Netflix Inc said on Thursday that comedian Chris Rock will be the first artist to perform live on the streaming platform. Netflix plans to roll out more livestreaming

From prison to beating depression, rapper Fat Joe shares new memoir

By Alicia Powell NEW YORK (Reuters) - Recording artist Fat Joe is sharing the highs and lows of his life in his new book “The Book of Jose: A Memoir”.     Born Joseph Cartagena, the rapper started his

Argentina disqualified, stolen World Cup: TV show plays to fans’ worst fears

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - A fictional series that premiered on Disney's Star+ on Wednesday brought to the screen one of Argentine soccer fans' worst nightmares: their national team being disqualified

Ralph Fiennes cooks up culinary heaven and hell in ‘The Menu’

By Hanna Rantala LONDON (Reuters) - Anya Taylor-Joy and Nicholas Hoult get served a meal to die for in "The Menu", a satirical thriller set in the world of fine dining. The "Queen's Gambit" and "X-Men

Drake, 21 Savage blocked from using ‘Vogue’ covers to promote album, judge rules

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Wednesday has blocked the rappers Drake and 21 Savage from using fake copies of Vogue magazine to promote their new album. U.S. District Judge

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File photo of smog in Delhi. Some doctors have called air pollution a bigger threat than Covid-19.| Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Air quality is better but not enough to banish air purifiers. Here are options for your room & car

What’s the solution for people who cannot leave Delhi? Air purifiers from Dyson's expensive range to Xiaomi's affordable ones can be of help.

NFRA to conduct audit quality inspections of five audit firms

New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) will carry out audit quality inspections of five audit firms, including the...


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In a first, six women officers to enter prestigious Defence Services Staff College

As many as 15 women appeared for the examination, out of which six were selected, including one who has made it to the course along with her husband. 

Why military is more for asserting political will, not just about controlling territory

No matter what tactics, doctrine, or weapon system is used, the objective of any war is to control territory, argues Gen. MM Naravane (retd). But it's politics that matters most.