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Malayalam Film 2018 Is India's Official Entry for Oscars 2024

As many as 22 films were considered before picking the Malayalam flick, directed by Jude Anthany Joseph

27 Sep 2023 9:54 PM

Patralekha Chatterjee | Why will same-sex unions pose threat to our society?

Why is govt so strongly opposed to giving legal recognition to same-sex marriages when same-sex relationships are no longer criminalised?

16 Mar 2023 12:05 AM

'Writing with Fire' documentary shortlisted as India's official entry to Oscars 2022

'Writing with Fire' is a feature documentary about a newspaper 'Khabar Lahariya' started as a social experiment by an NGO

23 Dec 2021 10:16 AM

Oscar fun facts: Named after an uncle or a former husband?

Will we see the first non-English film win the best picture Oscar? Will Laura Dern make a breakthrough for her family?

09 Feb 2020 10:56 AM

Geoffrey Rush finally free of ‘inappropriate behaviour’ charges

The Australian actor wins his defamation case against Sydney newspaper publisher, in spite of testimonies by two female co-actors.

07 May 2019 9:57 PM


Watch-maker Jaeger-LeCoultre lifts brand at Academy Awards

Jaeger-LeCoultre has developed and produced over 1,242 calibres.

27 Feb 2019 2:28 AM

Dressing up for the Oscars

From leading ladies dressed in power suits to a gentleman dressed in a gown, the 91st Academy Award Red Carpet was a sight to behold.

26 Feb 2019 1:11 AM

India-based documentary on menstruation wins an Oscar

A 25-minute documentary set in the rural district of Hapur in Uttar Pradesh wins an Oscar at the 91st Academy Awards.

26 Feb 2019 12:00 AM

Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host after outcry over past homophobic tweets

Hart stepped aside just about an hour after refusing to apologize for tweets that resurfaced after he was announced as Oscars host.

07 Dec 2018 11:54 AM

Cotons du Two-lear: Barbra Streisand clones beloved dog

The cloning procedure can run from $25,000 to $100,000 through services such as the Texas-based ViaGen.

22 Mar 2018 2:52 PM


Daniela Vega makes history, becomes first transgender Oscars presenter

Vega was given opportunity to participate at Academy Awards after starring in Sebastian Lelio's Oscar nominated film 'A Fantastic Woman'.

05 Mar 2018 6:12 PM

10 most memorable quotes from 90th Academy Awards

Below are some of the most memorable lines from Kimmel's monologue and other quotes from Oscar 2018.

05 Mar 2018 4:47 PM

Tiffany Haddish creates fashion moment with used dress at Oscars 2018

Haddish who wore dress at premiere of

05 Mar 2018 10:38 AM

Meryl Streep gets compared to Shrek’s fairy Godmother at Oscars 2018

Fans watching show from home couldn’t believe how much Streep looked like the cartoon character as she put on her glasses inside ceremony.

05 Mar 2018 9:39 AM

Revealed: Nominees who go winless still win; here's what's inside their gift bag

For the past 16 years, Distinctive Assets has rewarded Oscar nominees a lavish assortment of freebies.

04 Mar 2018 10:00 AM


Sky’s the limit for Qutub-E-Kripa!

The musicians have become quite popular after their songs in Lake of Fire got shortlisted at the Academy Awards.

22 Dec 2017 12:43 AM

Disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein ousted by Academy

In a statement, the academy said the vote was "well in excess of the required two-thirds majority.

15 Oct 2017 12:06 PM

Deepika Padukone 'honoured' to be new Academy member

The 31-year-old actress took to Twitter to share her excitement of being included in the 'Class of 2017.'

19 Jul 2017 1:57 PM

Priyanka urges the Academy to move beyond a single award for foreign films

AMPAS last week invited a record 774 new members from 57 countries around the world to join the organisation's ranks.

05 Jul 2017 11:49 AM

Revisiting the star feud

The show is based on the tension between actresses Joan Crawford and Bette Davis.

15 May 2017 12:14 AM