LOS ANGELES: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Thursday it was shelving plans for a "popular film" Oscar award that had been ridiculed by critics as a desperate bid to boost viewership and honor moneymaking movies.…
Sachin Tendulkar waited five years since retirement before launching his own academy and the India batting great wants to take the venture beyond cricket’s traditional pockets.
LONDON: Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar announced an association with English county Middlesex to launch an academy to teach young girls and boys about the sport. The children aged between nine and 14 will be put through a…
Sweden’s king will change the arcane rules of the Swedish Academy, which picks the winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, making it possible to bring in new members after a controversy has seen several members resign.
KARACHI: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Chairman Pakistan People's Party (PPP), reached the house of slain Qawwal Amjad Sabri and offer condolences and express solidarity with his family.
NEW YORK: Thirty cadets who just completed their first-year summer training at the prestigious US Militarycademy were injured when an annual pillow fight tradition turned bloody, The New York Times reported Friday.