After unveiling the main Competition jury earlier this week, Cannes has rounded out the rest of the panels which will be judging the Un Certain Regard section as well as the Short Films and Cinéfondation titles and awarding the prize for best first feature, the Camera d’Or. Show More Summary
DON’T DO STUPID SHT, DPRK EDITION: Kim Jong Un reportedly launches missiles at random when US provokes him. There’s a certain rationality to his madness.
Terrorism is a global threat and it poses a direct assault on the UN charter and universal declaration of human rights, according to Ban Ki-moon.
Early returns from the New York primary have revealed the existence of a small island – just off the coast of Manhattan – that's populated entirely by fans of Donald Trump. No one is certain how these 60 square miles of land came to be settled by devotees of the ... More »
Version Originale Condor has already acquired French distribution rights to Boo Junfeng's second feature, which tells the story of a Singaporean executioner. read more
The UN's failure to properly investigate certain NGO's before dealing with them has put the organization's "integrity, independence and impartiality" at risk, an internal audit has found, amid concerns over the UN's links to an alleged bribery case involving a former General Assembly president.
Explanatory Note This is an Explanatory Note to the Special Envoy's Paper on Points of Commonalities. It sets out what the official purpose is of the paper. During the course of talks the Special Envoy noted that certain commonalities...Show More Summary
TeleSur | – – The U.N. resolution, which angered EU countries, says certain companies and enterprises are helping the expansion of illegal Israeli settlements. The United Nations Human Rights Council will vote…
Plausibility is never going to be a priority for House Of Cards. Even in a crazy election year like this one, the idea of a sitting president choosing his wife as his running mate requires a certain suspension of disbelief. Frank Underwood...Show More Summary
But the shiny silver ball he's showing off in new photos almost certainly isn't one
Psycho is one of my favorite movies of all time. I wouldn’t say it’s the best horror movie of all time, but you can certainly make an argument for it. At worst I’d say its top 5. It’s a landmark film that is basically perfect. Up until recently I had never seen any of the […]
Nothing says "happy birthday" like getting your party shut down by the cops! Last night The Weeknd not only celebrated his two wins at the Grammys, but also his 26th birthday! That's certainly a cause to celebrate, if you ask us! Unfortunately for The Hills singer, the party — which squeezed over 1,000 people into a Beverly Hills [...]
Cristiano Ronaldo certainly does not mind showing off his mesomorph’s physique, as highlighted by a recent interview and photoshoot with GQ magazine, during which the Portuguese player wandered around happily in varying states of undress. The...Show More Summary
Russian Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN Vladimir Safronkov said that some members of the UN Security Council misuse sanctions, acting as if they are entitled to control certain countries and entire regions of the world.
Just tally up the disasters roiling our globe and think about the next UN General Secretary. He/she may be the most important occupant of that post in half a century, certainly since the Cold War ended. What are the prospects? There's a distinct feeling that a woman must be next [...]
Have you wondered when interest rates are going to rise? Were you aware that certain interest rates are a good indicator for the economy? If you are an investor, retiree, if you have an adjustable-rate loan, or just want a better understanding of interest rates, this article is especially for you!
Russia will not allow certain participants of the intra-Syrian talks in Geneva to exclude Kurds from participating, Russia's envoy to the UN Office in Geneva Alexey Borodavkin said Friday.
Here are another 10 of the arguments for remaining in the EU that do not stand up. 11. A leave vote would be a leap into a perilous and unpredictable unknown It is certainly true that an exit from the EU would take the UK into an unpredictable unknown, though there is no reason to […]
A special holiday poem reveals the truth about the ACLU’s alleged war on Christmas. Everyone Down at Squawk News Loved Christmas a lot... But were certain The ACLU Did NOT! “The ACLU would have Christmas abolished! All the carols unsung,...Show More Summary
Dating apps certainly have their virtues, but a new UN study suggests that they could sometimes play a big role in spreading sexually transmitted diseases. The report finds that dating apps helped spread an HIV epidemic among teens in the Asia-Pacific region by facilitating more casual sex. Show More Summary