LOS ANGELES: Fantasy epic “Game of Thrones” made television history at the 68th Emmys on Sunday, becoming the most decorated fictional show since the awards began nearly seven decades ago.
LOS ANGELES: Subject to unspeakable violence at the hands of brutal men over the years, the women of Westeros came back with a vengeance in the latest season of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” and strengthened the show’s leading role in Sunday’s Emmy awards.
NEW YORK: MTV on Wednesday invited fans around the world to cover hit songs, with the winner set to earn fame by starring in an original video.
LOS ANGELES: Organizers of the Oscars, facing an outcry over the lack of diversity on its voting board for the film awards, said that it has invited nearly 700 new members with a focus on female and minority talent.
Awards, costumes and memorabilia from the estate of the late Grammy-winning singer and actress Whitney Houston will be sold during a two-day auction in California later this month.
VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis on Sunday awarded medals to American actors Richard Gere and George Clooney and actress Salma Hayek at an event held at the Vatican to promote the work of a foundation inspired by the pontiff, Scholas Occurrentes.
World number ones Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams completed a clean sweep for tennis as they won the Laureus Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year awards on Monday.
RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif conferred military awards on army personnel, for acts of gallantry in on-going operation Zarb-e-Azb in a ceremony in Rawalpindi today.
LAHORE: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif has said that we have to give a terror-free Pakistan to the future generations of the country, ARY News reports on Friday.
HOLLYWOOD, UNITED STATES: African-American civil rights groups plan to protest outside Sunday’s Oscars show, where every single one of this year’s 20 acting nominees is white.