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The Moscow Times
Live in Russia? Love British Literature? This is the Year for YouRussia’s reputation as a country built on strong literary traditions is to be s
Live in Russia? Love British Literature? This is the Year for You
The Moscow Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
Russia’s reputation as a country built on strong literary traditions is to be strengthened this year through its collaboration with the British Council on the U.K.-Russia Year of Language and Literature. The upcoming year-round events that form the... Read more
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WA Today
The planned boardroom renewal might be working a little too well at WooliesJetstar chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka has stood down from the Woolworths board
The planned boardroom renewal might be working a little too well at Woolies
WA Today / Posted an hour ago
Jetstar chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka has stood down from the Woolworths board. Photo: Paul Harris The plan for boardroom renewal at Woolworths may be going a little bit too well for new chairman Gordon Cairns. The stormy seas at the grocery and... Read more
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The Huffington Post
The New Hampshire 'Results' We Already KnowMANCHESTER, N.H. -- For most of America, Super Bowl Sunday was a day to relax.
The New Hampshire 'Results' We Already Know
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 hours ago
MANCHESTER, N.H. -- For most of America, Super Bowl Sunday was a day to relax. For presidential candidates and New Hampshire voters, it was the day before the day before the famous primary. Elm Street, the main thoroughfare in this small,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Googlebox couple Leon and June share words of love for Valentine's DayGogglebox couple Leon and June will be revealing their romantic side at the lau
Googlebox couple Leon and June share words of love for Valentine's Day
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 hours ago
Gogglebox couple Leon and June will be revealing their romantic side at the launch of a new collection of love literature and poetry. A Little Aloud With Love is an anthology of classic works celebrating love and designed to be read out loud to... Read more
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The Age
The planned boardroom renewal might be working a little too well at WooliesJetstar chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka has stood down from the Woolworths board
The planned boardroom renewal might be working a little too well at Woolies
The Age / Posted 3 hours ago
Jetstar chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka has stood down from the Woolworths board. Photo: Paul Harris The plan for boardroom renewal at Woolworths may be going a little bit too well for new chairman Gordon Cairns. The stormy seas at the grocery and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The planned boardroom renewal might be working a little too well at WooliesJetstar chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka has stood down from the Woolworths board
The planned boardroom renewal might be working a little too well at Woolies
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
Jetstar chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka has stood down from the Woolworths board. Photo: Paul Harris The plan for boardroom renewal at Woolworths may be going a little bit too well for new chairman Gordon Cairns. The stormy seas at the grocery and... Read more
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Canberra Times
The planned boardroom renewal might be working a little too well at WooliesJetstar chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka has stood down from the Woolworths board
The planned boardroom renewal might be working a little too well at Woolies
Canberra Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Jetstar chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka has stood down from the Woolworths board. Photo: Paul Harris The plan for boardroom renewal at Woolworths may be going a little bit too well for new chairman Gordon Cairns. The stormy seas at the grocery and... Read more
4 related stories
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Brisbane Times
The planned boardroom renewal might be working a little too well at WooliesJetstar chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka has stood down from the Woolworths board
The planned boardroom renewal might be working a little too well at Woolies
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Jetstar chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka has stood down from the Woolworths board. Photo: Paul Harris The plan for boardroom renewal at Woolworths may be going a little bit too well for new chairman Gordon Cairns. The stormy seas at the grocery and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
New £750m Shoreditch development centred around remains of Shakespearean theatreThere will be 275,000 sq ft of office space, as well as 412 private sale apartm
New £750m Shoreditch development centred around remains of Shakespearean theatre
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
There will be 275,000 sq ft of office space, as well as 412 private sale apartments and penthouses and 400,000 sq ft of mixed use space. The central plaza, located on Curtain Road, Shoreditch, will be one of the biggest in London. The development... Read more
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Games Radar
Assassin's Creed Chronicles: Russia reviewIn Soviet Russia, the game plays you! Or that what I was expecting out of Assas
Assassin's Creed Chronicles: Russia review
Games Radar / Posted 5 hours ago
In Soviet Russia, the game plays you! Or that what I was expecting out of Assassin's Creed Chronicles: Russia. The third title in the Chronicles mini-series and a slow, bloody sneak into early 20th century, pre-Revolution Russia, it represents the... Read more
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New Kerala
“Hair Zone - Spa & Salon” new outlet in KolkataKolkata, Feb 8 : "Hair Zone - Spa & Salon" opened its new outlet at Shakespeare
“Hair Zone - Spa & Salon” new outlet in Kolkata
New Kerala / Posted 5 hours ago
Kolkata, Feb 8 : "Hair Zone - Spa & Salon" opened its new outlet at Shakespeare Sarani area in Kolkata recently after its first outlet of Hair Studio at Theatre Road. Saheb Bhattacharya and Suchandra Vaaniya inaugurated this new outlet. On this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Homage to Nyerere, the Village-Wise StatesmanAs a statesman and intellectual, Nyerere is a league apart. He processed grand
Homage to Nyerere, the Village-Wise Statesman
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
As a statesman and intellectual, Nyerere is a league apart. He processed grand ideas from lenses of a villager; high office and deep intellect did not detach him from the least of the poor. When politicians run their tenure, they are survived by our... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Norwalk
Stratford Teen Violinist Wins Concerto Competition In NorwalkSTRATFORD, Conn. -- The Norwalk Concert Hall this past weekend was the scene of
Stratford Teen Violinist Wins Concerto Competition In Norwalk
The Daily Voice - Norwalk / Posted 6 hours ago
STRATFORD, Conn. -- The Norwalk Concert Hall this past weekend was the scene of the Fourth Annual Young Artist Festival, hosted by the Norwalk Symphony Orchestra. More than 50 young musicians ages 4-17 participated in the weekend-long event. The... Read more
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Evening Standard
Hamlet cut short in Calais' Jungle because of 'lots of knives around'A Shakespeare’s Globe performance of Hamlet at the “Jungle” camp in Calais last
Hamlet cut short in Calais' Jungle because of 'lots of knives around'
Evening Standard / Posted 6 hours ago
A Shakespeare’s Globe performance of Hamlet at the “Jungle” camp in Calais last week was cut short because “there were a lot of knives around”, organisers have revealed. Actors performed the play on a makeshift wooden stage to an audience of around... Read more
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chad
Mansfield’s Ella Hughes selected to run for EnglandAfter a superb start to 2016, winning both the County and Midland U20 ladies cr
Mansfield’s Ella Hughes selected to run for England
chad / Posted 6 hours ago
After a superb start to 2016, winning both the County and Midland U20 ladies cross country championship, Mansfield Harriers Ella Hughes has been selected to run for England this weekend. The 18 year-old, from Southwell, will be part of a team... Read more
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International Business Times
New literary festival to launch in London this month for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic writers There is a new kind of literary festival launching later this month in London.
New literary festival to launch in London this month for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic writers
International Business Times / Posted 8 hours ago
There is a new kind of literary festival launching later this month in London. Bare Lit will showcase the talents of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) in an exciting programme of performances, panels and conversations on Second Generation Poets... Read more
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Canberra Times
LNG doing the job for Australia, balancing fuel import bill: new EnergyQuest reportThe line-up of LNG producing plants will be further added to this year. Photo:
LNG doing the job for Australia, balancing fuel import bill: new EnergyQuest report
Canberra Times / Posted 9 hours ago
The line-up of LNG producing plants will be further added to this year. Photo: Robert Shakespeare Australia's liquefied natural gas export boom has prevented a further $500 million blowout in the trade deficit and helped almost cancel out... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Ways to woo your lover: The Oklahoma City area offers fun, inventive ways to share a Valentine's moment or twoDinner and a movie will likely never go out of style as a date-night option, bu
Ways to woo your lover: The Oklahoma City area offers fun, inventive ways to share a Valentine's moment or two
The Oklahoman / Posted 9 hours ago
Dinner and a movie will likely never go out of style as a date-night option, but there are plenty of irreverent scenarios (and maybe a marriage proposal idea) for individuals looking for something a little different for Valentine's Day and the time... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Mark Murphy: From dust and shadow to flesh and bone“Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player That struts and frets his hour upo
Mark Murphy: From dust and shadow to flesh and bone
Savannah Morning News / Posted 11 hours ago
“Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player That struts and frets his hour upon the stage And then is heard no more: it is a tale Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, Signifying nothing.” — William Shakespeare, as spoken by Macbeth in... Read more
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The Hindu
Becoming IndianIndia has had a long history of foreigners being part of the local culture, say
Becoming Indian
The Hindu / Posted 12 hours ago
India has had a long history of foreigners being part of the local culture, says Jonathan Hil Harris. He’s one himself, and he has written a book about the experience. Jonathan Gil Harris has a fascinating trajectory. He was born in New Zealand,... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Sabrina pursues acting dream in New YorkSABRINA Williams is off to New York. She's following her dream of acting and h
Sabrina pursues acting dream in New York
The Daily Mercury / Posted 15 hours ago
SABRINA Williams is off to New York. She's following her dream of acting and heading overseas after winning a scholarship. The 18-year-old was selected to represent the nation with Ozlink Australia at the ARTS Showcase in Orlando in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Camilla helps bring outcast Fergie back into royal foldSEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Since divorcing Prince Andrew 20 years ago, the Duches
Camilla helps bring outcast Fergie back into royal fold
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Since divorcing Prince Andrew 20 years ago, the Duchess of York (pictured) has been persona non grata at royal gatherings Since divorcing Prince Andrew 20 years ago, the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gwyneth Paltrow leaves Robert Downey Jr's Malibu bashParty girl! Gwyneth Paltrow looks cool in her aviators as she drives a Range Ro
Gwyneth Paltrow leaves Robert Downey Jr's Malibu bash
Daily Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
Party girl! Gwyneth Paltrow looks cool in her aviators as she drives a Range Rover away from Robert Downey Jr's Malibu bash Gwyneth Paltrow always seems to have her game on. When driving out of Robert Downey Jr's Malibu spread on Sunday, the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Costume company wins special Bafta after 175 years of stage and screenThe ceremony will see dedicated team members of several decades service pick up
Costume company wins special Bafta after 175 years of stage and screen
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
The ceremony will see dedicated team members of several decades service pick up an award, after seeing films they have worked on secure 32 Oscars and 34 Baftas for best costume. Countless others involving actors dressed almost entirely by Angels... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Northeast Kansas happenings, Feb. 6SHAKESPEARE EXHIBIT — “First Folio! The Book That Gave Us Shakespeare” will be
Northeast Kansas happenings, Feb. 6
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
SHAKESPEARE EXHIBIT — “First Folio! The Book That Gave Us Shakespeare” will be on display through Feb. 28 at the Beach Museum of Art at Kansas State University in Manhattan. WOODCARVING SHOW — Woodcarvers from the Leavenworth and Kansas City areas... Read more
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Japan Today
Selling English: The work of a skilled chameleon ‹ Japan TodayIn person, Stuart Varnam-Atkin is recognisable for his shock of grey hair, bear
Selling English: The work of a skilled chameleon ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 18 hours ago
In person, Stuart Varnam-Atkin is recognisable for his shock of grey hair, beard, broadness in the shoulders—and his voice. For those who tune in to NHK World TV, The Open University of Japan programmes or NHK’s bilingual sumo coverage, it is a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'King Lear,' via Belarus, rages and storms at Chicago ShakespeareIf a King Lear could still be said to exist anywhere in the world, then Alexand
'King Lear,' via Belarus, rages and storms at Chicago Shakespeare
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
If a King Lear could still be said to exist anywhere in the world, then Alexander Lukashenko, the president of the Republic of Belarus, is about as close a candidate as you could find. In office for more than two decades, the monarchical dictator of... Read more
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Deseret News
Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Iowa caucus and New Hampshire primary will affect UtahThe caucuses last week in Iowa and the presidential primary next Tuesday in New
Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Iowa caucus and New Hampshire primary will affect Utah
Deseret News / Posted 20 hours ago
The caucuses last week in Iowa and the presidential primary next Tuesday in New Hampshire will affect Utah — beyond just the selection of candidates. As political hacks, we are compelled to discuss the wacky world of presidential politics. National... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Shakespeare gets a modern look amid a Dallas theatre renaissanceRomeo and Juliet get around. This, however, may be the first time in Dallas-For
Shakespeare gets a modern look amid a Dallas theatre renaissance
Dallas Morning News / Posted 20 hours ago
Romeo and Juliet get around. This, however, may be the first time in Dallas-Fort Worth that they get around in a time that looks like 2016. Dallas Theater Center is taking a fresh approach with a sleekly modernized adaptation of Shakespeare’s... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Ten things I love about... Wollaton: George the Gorilla, roaming deer and village lifeWollaton Hall and urban gorilla What other provincial city can boast a Tudor m
Ten things I love about... Wollaton: George the Gorilla, roaming deer and village life
Nottingham Post / Posted 22 hours ago
Wollaton Hall and urban gorilla What other provincial city can boast a Tudor mansion within its boundaries? The hall dates from 1588, the year when Elizabeth I's seadogs and God's divine wind were sending Spanish galleons to the bottom. Sadly, the... Read more
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KFOX 14 El Paso
EPSCO: Structure fire in east El PasoEL PASO, Texas – The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office responded to a house fire
EPSCO: Structure fire in east El Paso
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted 23 hours ago
EL PASO, Texas – The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office responded to a house fire in east El Paso Saturday night. Deputies responded to the 12000 block of Shakespeare just after 6 p.m. where a mobile home was engulfed in flames. At the time of the... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Bury St Edmunds Theatre Royal to welcome Dame Harriet Walter for a special fund-raiserThe Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds will welcome well-known actress, Dame Harriet
Bury St Edmunds Theatre Royal to welcome Dame Harriet Walter for a special fund-raiser
Bury Free Press / Posted yesterday
The Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds will welcome well-known actress, Dame Harriet Walter for an evening fundraiser on February 22. Dame Harriet will be in conversation with Libby Purves and the theatre’s development manager, Emma Suckling said she was... Read more
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The Columbian
Even Winslet says Rose let Jack die in ‘Titanic’It’s considered one of the greatest love stories of the past century. A young m
Even Winslet says Rose let Jack die in ‘Titanic’
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
It’s considered one of the greatest love stories of the past century. A young man and woman of vastly different means meet in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean aboard a ship bound for a tragic end. One dies to save the other; he, sinks into the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gwyneth Paltrow launches steamy Valentine's Day gift guide on GoopFifty shades of Gwyneth: Miss Paltrow plays cupid with her steamy Valentine's D
Gwyneth Paltrow launches steamy Valentine's Day gift guide on Goop
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Fifty shades of Gwyneth: Miss Paltrow plays cupid with her steamy Valentine's Day gift guide including 'sex dust' and a blindfold Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop site is promoting risqué Valentine's Day ideas Suggestions include silk blindfolds, racy... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Idris Elba and Charlotte Rampling could have awkward 'diversity row' moment at British Film AwardsThere may be awkward scenes at the Evening Standard British Film Awards later -
Idris Elba and Charlotte Rampling could have awkward 'diversity row' moment at British Film Awards
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
There may be awkward scenes at the Evening Standard British Film Awards later - should Idris Elba and Charlotte Rampling find themselves sharing a stage. The pair have been nominated for leading role gongs at the ceremony and both have taken... Read more
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USA Today
Books: New and noteworthyUSA TODAY’s Jocelyn McClurg scopes out the hottest books on sale each week. 1.
Books: New and noteworthy
USA Today / Posted yesterday
USA TODAY’s Jocelyn McClurg scopes out the hottest books on sale each week. 1. Georgia by Dawn Tripp (Random House, fiction, on sale Feb. 9) What it’s about: Historical novel explores artist Georgia O’Keeffe’s relationship with photographer Alfred... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Fifty apps that are reinventing mobile gamingInnovation is an overused and abused word in the technology industry but if you
Fifty apps that are reinventing mobile gaming
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
Innovation is an overused and abused word in the technology industry but if you strip it down to the basic principle of “new ideas”, it’s clear that there’s a lot of it going on in mobile games. When you gather some of the best examples together, you... Read more
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Nottingham Post
What's on in Nottinghamshire: Monday, February 8 and Tuesday, February 9Stuck for things to do on Monday and Tuesday? Here is our list of what's on. B
What's on in Nottinghamshire: Monday, February 8 and Tuesday, February 9
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
Stuck for things to do on Monday and Tuesday? Here is our list of what's on. Beeston will be holding its weekly market today in Beeston Square, with a mix of local businesses setting up stalls across the day. Goods up for grabs will include crafts,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Could the Oscars row cause drama for Idris Elba and Charlotte Rampling at the Evening Standard film awards? | Irish Examiner Sunday,...
Could the Oscars row cause drama for Idris Elba and Charlotte Rampling at the Evening Standard film awards?
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
| Irish Examiner Sunday,... Read more
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Times of Malta
Resignations or celebrations?Mark Antony begins his great speech in Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar with the wor
Resignations or celebrations?
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
Mark Antony begins his great speech in Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar with the words: “Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears”. In his famous lines, he uses ‘reverse psychology’ to expose the shallowness of Brutus’ arguments. Brutus is an... Read more
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Times of Malta
Oscars diversity row may provide drama at Evening Standard film awardsThere may be awkward scenes at the Evening Standard British Film Awards later -
Oscars diversity row may provide drama at Evening Standard film awards
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
There may be awkward scenes at the Evening Standard British Film Awards later - should Idris Elba and Charlotte Rampling find themselves sharing a stage. The pair have been nominated for leading role gongs at the ceremony and both have taken... Read more
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Londonist
The Best Walk For A Date In LondonLondon is full of places to get conversation started on a first date. Start: B
The Best Walk For A Date In London
Londonist / Posted yesterday
London is full of places to get conversation started on a first date. Start: Borough Market (nearest tube: London Bridge) Finish: South Bank (nearest tube: Waterloo or Embankment) This Date Walk will take you to plenty of interesting places in... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Fire destroys mobile homeAn unoccupied mobile home in far east El Paso has been destroyed by a fire. El
Fire destroys mobile home
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
An unoccupied mobile home in far east El Paso has been destroyed by a fire. El Paso County Sherriff's Office deputies were dispatched to the residence in the 12000 block of Shakespeare just after 6 p.m. The vacant mobile home fire was fully... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Oscars diversity row may provide drama at Evening Standard film awards « Shropshire StarThe pair have been nominated for leading role gongs at the ceremony and both ha
Oscars diversity row may provide drama at Evening Standard film awards « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
The pair have been nominated for leading role gongs at the ceremony and both have taken strikingly different stances in the diversity row sparked by this year's Oscars. Rampling, who is up for best actress for her performance in 45 Years, sparked... Read more
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Express and Star
Oscars diversity row may provide drama at Evening Standard film awards « Express & StarThe pair have been nominated for leading role gongs at the ceremony and both ha
Oscars diversity row may provide drama at Evening Standard film awards « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
The pair have been nominated for leading role gongs at the ceremony and both have taken strikingly different stances in the diversity row sparked by this year's Oscars. Rampling, who is up for best actress for her performance in 45 Years, sparked... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Queensland to join call for asylum seeker children to remainSamuel is one of 37 babies born in Australia who is now destined to be sent bac
Queensland to join call for asylum seeker children to remain
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Samuel is one of 37 babies born in Australia who is now destined to be sent back to Nauru. Queensland will join Victoria and New South Wales in calling for the federal government to stop asylum seeker children and their families being sent back to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Oscars diversity row may provide drama at Evening Standard film awards Beasts Of No Nation star Idris Elba is nominated in the best actor category
Oscars diversity row may provide drama at Evening Standard film awards
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Beasts Of No Nation star Idris Elba is nominated in the best actor category There may be awkward scenes at the Evening Standard British Film Awards later - should Idris Elba and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gwyneth Paltrow poses for a selfie with her mini-me daughter AppleThe Apple doesn't fall far from the tree! Gwyneth Paltrow poses for a selfie wi
Gwyneth Paltrow poses for a selfie with her mini-me daughter Apple
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
The Apple doesn't fall far from the tree! Gwyneth Paltrow poses for a selfie with her mini-me daughter Apple Martin is looking more and more like her mother every day. Gwyneth Paltrow, 43, posed for an Instagram selfie with her mini-me daughter on... Read more
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WRAL.com Raleigh
Homage: Improvised MovieA movie like you'll never see again. Homage is a thematic improvised show. Eve
Homage: Improvised Movie
WRAL.com Raleigh / Posted yesterday
A movie like you'll never see again. Homage is a thematic improvised show. Everything from Shakespeare to Alfred Hitchcock and everything in between, this team take a classic style and creates an entirely new world. New characters, new conflicts,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Editor’s choice: ‘The man who invented fiction’The Man Who Invented Fiction: How Cervantes Ushered in the Modern Worldby Willi
Editor’s choice: ‘The man who invented fiction’
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
The Man Who Invented Fiction: How Cervantes Ushered in the Modern Worldby William Egginton, Bloomsbury, 239 pages, $27. A browser wanting a shortcut to the seriousness and exaltation of this hugely readable book about Miguel DeCervantes couldn’t do... Read more
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