Saturday, March 18, 2023


Oscar success puts ‘endangered’ Irish language centre stage

By Padraic Halpin DUBLIN (Reuters) - Thousands of miles from the glitz of Sunday's Oscars, the first Irish language film to earn a nomination is sparking renewed interest in a native tongue spoken by

Tom Hanks is the best of the worst at the 2023 Razzies for ‘Elvis’ role

By Danielle Broadway and Omar Younis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - In the 2022 "Elvis" film, Tom Hanks' depiction of Elvis Presley's real-life former manager, Colonel Tom Parker, is cruel, corrupt, and

BRIT awards: Harry Styles triumphs with most wins

By Marie-Louise Gumuchian LONDON (Reuters) -Harry Styles was the big winner at the BRIT awards, Britain's pop music honours, on Saturday, winning all four categories he had been nominated in, a week

‘Everything Everywhere All at Once’ studio A24 captures Oscar spotlight

By Dawn Chmielewski LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A24, the independent studio behind such films as “Everything Everywhere All at Once” and "The Whale," is poised to dominate this year’s Academy Awards,

Factbox-Life and career of film and TV actor Robert Blake

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The following are select facts about the life and career of screen actor Robert Blake, who was acquitted in 2005 of murdering his wife but later found liable for her death in a

Actor Robert Blake, star of ‘Baretta’ and ‘In Cold Blood,’ dead at age 89

By Steve Gorman and Bill Trott LOS ANGELES (Reuters) -Robert Blake, a child actor from the Depression-era "Our Gang" comedies who won adult stardom playing an undercover cop on the 1970s television

Actor Robert Blake, star of ‘Baretta’, dies at age 89 -report

By Steve Gorman and Bill Trott LOS ANGELES (Reuters) -Actor Robert Blake, a child star from the "Our Gang" comedies who won adult fame as a street-wise undercover cop on the popular 1970s television

Actor Robert Blake, star of ‘Baretta’, dies at age 89 – report

(Reuters) -Actor Robert Blake, best known as star of the 1970s TV drama "Baretta" and the film "In Cold Blood," has died at the age of 89, CBS News reported on Thursday. Blake died at his home in Los

Disney reconsiders making content for others under Bob Iger

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Bob Iger Thursday said the studio may resume making films and television shows its rivals, marking a departure from recent years, when its production

Facial workouts and peels: A look at red carpet skin care routines

By Alicia Powell NEW YORK (Reuters) - From facial workouts to laser peels, celebrities will be turning to a range of skincare routines to look their best for the Oscars red carpet on Sunday.

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US-led banking crisis travelled from Europe to Asia, showed how fragile...

US banks foster a crisis. Next thing we know, the global banking sector and stock markets are locked in a panic room.
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das

India’s banking system is well-supervised, remains stable & resilient, says RBI...

The central bank Governor Shaktikanta Das said the RBI's off-site supervision of Indian banks has become more frequent and stringent over the past few years.


Defence minister Rajnath Singh | Photo: PTI

Made-in-India ATAGS, BrahMos, choppers: Modi govt clears defence acquisitions worth Rs...

Defence ministry gives nod for capital acquisition under new category of Buy Indian-IDDM. HAL emerges big winner as Navy proposals constitute more than Rs 56,000 cr.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

You’ve heard of jobless growth. But Tata, Birla, Ambani, Adani, have...

Modi govt's thrust on manufacturing is much-needed but it is pushing Indian manufacturing in the direction of outsourcing, same as our services industry.