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Jul 15, 2017
Priyanka Chopra urges Academy to include foreign language films beyond one categoryPriyanka Chopra feels that Indian talent has not won enough Oscars as there are less opportunities of getting nominated.
Jul 09, 2017
IIFA Awards 2017: Why this globally relevant event is more important this year than everGiven the global push for diversity, Hollywood crossovers of female actors, global box office dominance and festival circuit acclaim of Hindi cinema, IIFA Awards gain more significance than ever before.
Jul 03, 2017
Shah Rukh Khan was overlooked by the Academy for membership, but that's hardly its only misstepIt surely is baffling that names like Mammootty, Mohanlal, Kamal Haasan — and Shah Rukh Khan — have been ignored by the Academy
Jun 29, 2017
Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Aishwarya invited to join Oscar AcademyAs a part of increasing the diversity of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Indian actors like Amitabh Bachchan have been invited to join.
Jan 26, 2017
Oscars 2017 predictions: La La Land, Arrival, Lion, Moonlight; who will win big?From La La Land's record 14 nominations to the refreshing diversity in the Oscar line-up, the 89th Academy Awards hopefuls reflect the best of what movies had to offer this year. Here are our predictions.
Jan 09, 2017
IIT Kharagpur: Alumni Parag Havaldar to be honoured with the Academy AwardIndian-American Parag Havaldar, a computer engineer from IIT Kharagpur, is part of the Academy Awards’ list of winners for Technical Achievement.
Jan 23, 2016
Facing criticism for ‘white’ Oscars, Academy vows to double women, minority members by 2020The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Friday promised sweeping reforms designed to help diversify its membership in the face of a major controversy over the second straight year of all-white Oscar acting nominations.
Jan 19, 2016
After criticism of white Oscars, Academy president promises 'big changes'Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences president Cheryl Boone Isaacs is "heartbroken and frustrated" following days of backlash over diversity in the 2016 Oscar nominees. She says the Academy will take “dramatic steps" to alter the make-up of its membership.
Feb 26, 2014
Will the Academy finally give Leonardo DiCaprio his Oscar this year?Matthew McConaughey has long been the frontrunner for the best actor Oscar for his turn in Dallas Buyers Club -- but DiCaprio is increasingly cited as a possible come-from-behind winner.
Feb 11, 2014
Oscar nominees gather for annual pre awards luncheonHonorees in all 24 of this year's Oscar categories — from hairstylists to A-listers — turned out for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences annual nominees luncheon.