Age fraud – BCCI offers amnesty scheme to players, promises ‘stern actions’ to curb menace

Sourav Ganguly, the BCCI president, underlined his commitment to “providing a level-playing field across all age groups”. “The BCCI has been taking steps to counter age fraud and are now introducing even stricter measures from the upcoming domestic season. Those who do not voluntarily disclose their misdemeanour will be punished heavily and will be banned […]

‘Jurassic World’s All-Time Record: Why The Town Didn’t See It Coming Until It Happened

There were other holes in Jurassic World‘s tracking that contributed to its initial lowball estimates, and they’re the common industry gripes. For example, tracking doesn’t measure real-time response; most services poll three times a week and do so before the Thursday late-night shows. When the Friday tracking report comes out, it doesn’t reflect the vibe […]

Coronavirus cases doubled in Manchester last week and are rising as the city declares a ‘major incident’ after 4.5 million were locked down — but young people are STILL flocking to packed pubs

RESIDENTS OF BEAUTY SPOTS BRACE FOR FRESH STAMPEDE OF TRAVELLERS FOR AFRICAN ‘HEAT FLARE’  Residents of beauty spots across Britain are bracing for a fresh stampede of revellers as a major ‘African heat flare’ is set to roast the country during a ten-day heatwave.

50 Coronavirus Deaths Confirmed In Glenview Since Outbreak

Avoid close contact with people who are sick.Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.Stay home when you are sick.Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipes.Wash your hands often with soap and water […]

Vietnam an invaluable member of ASEAN: Filipino diplomat

Vietnam’s leadership to manoeuvre ASEAN through this global crisis has been much appreciated as it entails leading discussions on, among others, the strengthening of existing mechanisms and the creation of new ones. Its remarkable success in containing the pandemic has served as a model not only in ASEAN but throughout the whole world. Our concerted […]

‘If not now, when?’: Black women seize political spotlight

The Democratic Party of Georgia is confident that enthusiasm is on its side. Fair Fight Action, the organization Abrams founded, calculated that Georgia has more than 750,000 new voters who were not registered in 2018, 49% of them voters of color. And despite a pandemic and hourslong lines in some polling places, more Democrats voted […]

Tom Pollock’s Legacy: Lawyered Hollywood’s Greatest Deal, The One That Gave George Lucas ‘Star Wars’ Sequel Rights

POLLOCK: Yes. They passed before American Graffiti came out. Jeff Berg, who was George’s agent, took the treatment to Alan Ladd Jr at Fox and Laddie said yes, I’ll make this, and they negotiated the outline of the deal. George got $50,000 to write, another $50,000 to produce, and $50,000 to direct. There were no […]

Pete Hammond’s Notes On The Season: Studio Bosses Throw Oscar Parties, Tarantino Turns ’70’, Stallone Sells Stallone

likes of Bradley Cooper, Marion Cotillard, Carol director Todd Haynes, Hateful Eight cast members etc. He also was front and center at Monday night’s world premiere of The Hateful Eight at Hollywood’s Cinerama Dome, where the presentation of the movie in stunning 70mm film projection was flawless this time — as opposed to last week at the Crest Westwood, where I saw […]

How Weinstein Co. Distribution Chief Erik Lomis Rescued 70MM Cinema For Quentin Tarantino’s ‘The Hateful Eight’

warehouses and antique collectors across the country “pulling the equipment, checking it and Frankenstein-ing it together. Configuring the lens took six months alone. They needed to be adjusted to today’s stadium auditoriums, which from the booth to the screen have a shorter throw versus the lens on the older machines which had a longer throw […]

Tarantino & Morricone Settle The Score With ‘Hateful Eight’- AwardsLine

MORRICONE: What I want to underline is that in this process, Quentin has always been full of trust and respect. I’m grateful to him because he didn’t give me any guidance or ask for anything in particular. He let me be totally free to propose the score. I was happy, but at the same time […]