September 26, 2021

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  • Abbey Court Care Home owners says methods have kept residents safe September 26, 2021 6:38 am The Herald (Scotland) Abbey Court Care home has just had its first Covid outbreak. The owner can pinpoint how it started and is grateful that it did not have a severe impact. Eight residents were affected but none, he says, displayed any symptoms, which seems incongruous given …
  • Expo 2020 Dubai launches October Pass September 26, 2021 6:37 am Internet Travel News As excitement builds ahead of the most anticipated event of the year, Expo 2020 Dubai is launching a not-to-be-missed special offer. For the price of a day ticket, AED95, the October Pass gives visitors access to 31 days of immersive experiences, inspiring …
  • QDB plans more value-added services for SMEs:… September 26, 2021 6:26 am The Peninsula Doha: As many SMEs move towards digital transformations, Qatar Development Bank (QDB) plans to launch more value-added services for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), said a senior QDB official during a webinar held last week. The Ministry of Transport …
  • Andy Lee reveals his first job and the M&Ms he can’t stop eating September 26, 2021 6:13 am The Sydney Morning Herald Welcome to Quick Q – Monday’s Media weekly Q&A series dedicated to finding out more about the personalities that matter most in the Australian media landscape. Every week The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age asks key figures across corporate media, …
  • The Henry cousins and Orin Boston: Demonic politics September 26, 2021 5:56 am Kaieteur News Sep 26, 2021 Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon Kaieteur News – The shooting to death of Afro-Americans have gone on before half the population of this country was born. Within recent times its graphic nature has given birth to a hugely influential …
  • NAPTIP, NANS laud Miss Campus Naija Reality TV show September 26, 2021 5:48 am The Nation (Nigeria) By Innocent Duru  – Advertisement – The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) and the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), have expressed their willingness to support the maiden Miss Campus Naija Reality TV …
  • TV tonight: a tragic true story of love, loss and mountaineering September 26, 2021 5:41 am The Guardian The Last Mountain 9pm, BBC Two In 1995, Jim Ballard had to tell his two young children that his wife and their mother, the climber Alison Hargreaves, was dead. That same year, he took the children to K2 where Alison died. His aim was to help them in “ …
  • Tech boom floods Israel’s silicon valley with cash, exposing divisions September 26, 2021 5:10 am Mint The 43-year-old, who routinely wears shorts and a T-shirt to work, is one of a generation of Israelis who have become millionaires through the country’s red-hot technology industry, and who are transforming Tel Aviv. “Even if you don’t belong to tech, …
  • True Crime, Keith Morrison and Me September 26, 2021 4:51 am The New York Times As the journalist Rachelle Hampton told The Appeal’s Elon Green back in 2020, true crime “frames the justice system as inherently just, and it frames long prison sentences as something to aspire toward.” True crime may be based in reality, but it portrays …
  • Many actors dying, need help —Bob-Manuel Udokwu September 26, 2021 4:38 am Punch Veteran actor, Bob-Manuel Udokwu, speaks to OLAJIDE SAMUEL about the movie industry and other issues In the course of your career, what are the major lessons you have learnt? One of the major lessons is that consistency and professionalism pays. Also, it …
  • My breasts get me the most attention —Opeyemi Adetunji September 26, 2021 4:38 am Punch Background My childhood was fun and filled with love. I was born and brought up in Lagos but we later moved to Ile Ife, Osun State, when I was a teenager. I shuttled between Lagos and Ile-Ife while growing up. Education For my elementary education, I …
  • 'Kill This Love' becomes second BLACKPINK video to top 1.4 billion YouTube views September 26, 2021 4:01 am Korea Herald A file photo of K-pop girl group BLACKPINK provided by its agency YG Entertainment. (Yonhap) The music video for K-pop girl group BLACKPINK's "Kill This Love" has exceeded 1.4 billion views on YouTube, its management agency said Sunday.The …
  • Zee End! Sony merger in the works (Column: B-Town) September 26, 2021 3:59 am CanIndia News There comes the official news of Zee TV network’s merger with Sony TV and the news invokes a sense of melancholy. When India liberalised its policies in 1991, changes started taking place in all fields and one of them was the media. It marked the entry of …
  • AFL grand final: Social media abuzz with joy after Melbourne Demons defeat Western Bulldogs September 26, 2021 3:12 am PerthNow The atmosphere at Perth’s Optus Stadium as the Melbourne Demons took on the Western Bulldogs for last night’s AFL grand final clash was nothing short of electric. But judging by the reactions from footy tragics watching from home across Australia that buzz …
  • Canadian radio host reveals inspiration behind new children’s book, ‘The Science of Song’ September 26, 2021 3:00 am Global News For years, Toronto-based radio host Alan Cross has been chronicling music history on his podcast. Now, he’s reaching a new generation with a different medium — a children’s book called The Science of Song. “I was part of something called The Science of …
  • COVID-19’s 4th wave fatigue becoming a factor for Alberta’s STARS Air Ambulance crews September 26, 2021 3:00 am Global News As COVID-19‘s fourth wave continues to weigh heavy on Alberta’s health-care system, STARS Air Ambulance is also seeing a spike in the transfer of patients to and from hospitals facing issues with ICU capacity. From Sept. 1 to Sept. 22, STARS said it …
  • Ousted Liberal Kevin Vuong says he will continue as independent MP amid calls to resign September 26, 2021 3:00 am Global News An ousted Liberal candidate says he’s going to continue as an independent Member of Parliament (MP) for his Toronto riding despite numerous calls for him to step down. In a statement posted to Twitter, Kevin Vuong confirmed that he is going to stay on as …
  • Akande felicitates with Ladoja at 77 September 26, 2021 2:58 am The Nation (Nigeria) – Advertisement – By Emmanuel Oladesu  The Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Professor Adeolu Akande,  has congratulated former Oyo State  Rasidi Ladoja on his 77th birthday. Akande in a congratulatory message to the Osi Olubadan …
  • Weekly horoscope for September 26 September 26, 2021 2:11 am Central Recorder ARIES MAR 21 – APR 20 12 You are setting yourself up for a successful few monthsCredit: Yordanka Poleganova at Illustrat As Mercury flips back, you can have a change of heart, that leads to a change of mind. Every thought and action this week is right if …
  • Entertainment can reshape Nigeria’s future –Busayo Oshakuade September 26, 2021 1:55 am Punch A United Kingdom-based Nigerian afrobeats singer, Busayo Oshakuade, aka Oshak, has urged artistes in Nigeria to eschew pride and abstain from fraudulent tendencies that have portrayed the country in bad light. The Mechanical Engineering graduate said, “ …
  • Award’ll motivate better performance at FAD FM –Fidelis Duker September 26, 2021 1:54 am Punch Filmmaker and the proprietor of FAD93.1FM, Fidelis Duker, has said that the recent award won by the station would motivate its staff to do even better. The Calabar, Cross River State-based station was adjudged the ‘Next Rated Radio Station in Nigeria’ at …
  • American Dream's indoor ski slope, Big Snow, will be closed for at least a week after fire September 26, 2021 1:11 am New Jersey Record That giant mall in the Meadowlands just can't catch a break. Just one week after celebrating the long-delayed grand opening of its luxury retail and dining wing, "The Avenue," one of American Dream's longest-running tenants will remain …
  • Possible IATSE strike could shut down much of Hollywood, this week in the war on workers September 26, 2021 12:53 am Daily Kos The International Association of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) is expected to hold a strike vote in the coming week, after negotiations broke down between the union and the major film studios. The union, represents behind-the-scenes entertainment …
  • Jessica Tomko: Disability representation in the entertainment industry September 26, 2021 12:42 am Trib Live – Pennsylvania Representation. We see this word used a lot these days. It has become associated with the fight for social justice, a quantifiable goal, a hashtag, a marketing effort. In short, it has become a buzzword. I am a 31-year-old disabled woman, and I can safely …
  • Libra weekly horoscope: What your star sign has in store for September 26 September 26, 2021 12:23 am Central Recorder LIBRA SEPT 23 – OCT 23 🔵 Read our horoscopes live blog for the latest readings Be honest with a group on Monday – you’ve been patient long enough. If your determination wobbles a little this week it’s a positive sign – of new ideas and opportunities rising …

Actress Pooja Hegde is a recent addition to the list of film celebrities who have tested positive for Covid-19. The Ala Vaikunthapurramulo star on Sunday took to social media to inform people of her diagnosis and that she is home quarantined

Actor Warina Hussain has announced her ‘departure’ from social media. However, she assured her fans that her team will continue to share updates about her career.

Netflix always manages to be an awards champion without winning the top award. The streaming giant took home seven Oscars on Sunday, the most of any studio. But since it broke through the best-picture race with 2018’s “Roma,” it hasn’t been able to actually win Hollywood’s most coveted prize.

This edition of Streaming Guide features Bollywood actor Manav Kaul who has films like Kai Po Che!,Tumhari Sulu, Saina and AjeebDaastaans among more to his credit.

John Wick franchise starring Keanu Reeves in the titular role has garnered much appreciation over the years. After the success of the three films, the fourth and fifth installments are in the works. Along with them a spin-off show, The Continental is also in development since 2017. Now the makers have shared details about the upcoming television series.

Chloe Zhao’s “Nomadland,” a wistful portrait of itinerant lives on open roads across the American West, won best picture Sunday at the 93rd Academy Awards, where the China-born Zhao also became just the second woman to win best director, and the first woman of colour.

The Oscars 2021 were held on April 25, 2021, at Dolby Theatre and Los Angeles Union Station. The Academy Awards night saw a lot of memorable moments such as Nomadland filmmaker Chloé Zhao made history on Sunday winning the Best Director Award at Oscars 2021 or Ann Roth becoming the oldest person to win an Oscar for the Best Costume Design award for Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom. While the star-studded event was a success, some netizens were left disappointed after late Hollywood actors Naya Rivera and Jessica Walter were not included in the Oscars 2021 In Memoriam section.

While sharing pictures from a mags photoshoot, Janhvi Kapoor wrote, “In these trying times, I know its important to be sensitive to the troubles we are facing, but this had been committed to a while back, and was shot before lockdown, posted Kapoor to keep the trolls at bay.”

Bollywood star Jacqueline Fernandez posted a heartwarming shout out to kids on Saturday, applauding them for being disciplined during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The ‘Kick’ star took to her Instagram handle and posted a heartfelt note for the kids while acknowledging them for their patience and the discipline they have been maintaining in the testing times.

Akshay Kumar donated Rs 1 crore to Gautam Gambhir’s foundation to help the Coronavirus-hit with food, medicines and oxygen supplies. The cricketer-turned-politician shared the news on social media and wrote, “Every help in this gloom comes as a ray of hope. Thanks a lot.” In response, the superstar posted, “These are really tough times. I’m glad I could help. Wish we all get out of this crisis soon. Stay safe.” The Khiladi’s fans lauded his contribution and said that they were proud of him.