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Oscar winner Bong Joon-Ho's next could be a musical

His films feature social themes, genre-mixing, black humor, and sudden tone shifts

18 Mar 2020 3:16 PM

Parasite gives a peek into South Korean basement dwellers

South Koreans are forced to settle for a “banjiha,” the Korean word for a cramped basement flat

16 Feb 2020 2:24 PM

Oscars 2020: What makes Parasite best choice for Best Picture Award

This dark, socially conscious film about the intertwining of two families is an intricately plotted, adult thriller

10 Feb 2020 1:39 PM

Parasite, 1917 tipped to vie for Oscar top prize

Parasite, 1917 tipped to vie for Oscar top prize

09 Feb 2020 1:52 PM

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

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Oscar 2020: 'Joker' leads nominations with 11 nods, 'Parasite' makes big mark

The film, which earned six nods, was also recognised in the international feature film, director and original screenplay categories.

14 Jan 2020 11:05 AM

Cannes, and losing it at the movies

It has now emerged that director Kechiche pressured the actors to engage in the explicit sex scenes.

30 May 2019 5:58 AM

Chronic fatigue and pain caused by parasite inside eye make life an ordeal for teenager

The parasite is found in tap water and is believed to have entered through a droplet of water between her eye and contact lens.

09 Aug 2018 5:32 PM

Discovery of malaria parasite survival genes offers new targets

Latest World Health Organization (WHO) data show that 216 million people were infected last year with the malaria parasite.

07 May 2018 8:21 AM

Scientists discover five new malaria vaccine targets

Finding shows that future malaria vaccines may be most effective if they target multiple parasite factors.

25 Oct 2017 8:39 AM

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Cat faeces may cause cancer, Parkinson's disease, says study

According to research, toxoplasma gondii, which is sheds in feline stools, may alter more than 1,000 genes associated with cancer.

16 Sep 2017 10:34 AM

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