Viola Davis says ‘The Help’ was created in ‘cesspool of systemic racism’: ‘I betrayed myself and my people’

“I just felt that at the end of the day that it wasn’t the voices of the maids that were heard,” Davis told The New York Times. “I know Aibileen. I know Minny. They’re my grandma. They’re my mom. And I know that if you do a movie where the whole premise is, I want […]

Pink admits aerial ‘woke her up’ and helped her form a newfound ‘respect’ for the stage as she chats with choreographer Dreya Weber

‘Do you remember I went over to your house and I tried to draw [the trick/apparatus] for you? Like in your kitchen or something! And I drew a picture of the apparatus because it didn’t exist, so I was, like, this is what it would be and you would be here, and you would get […]

Oprah Winfrey makes $3 million donation to help South Los Angeles residents suffering in the pandemic as cases continue to surge in California

Guests on the show have included Idris Elba, who tested positive for coronavirus, Oprah’s long-time friend Pastor Wintley Phipps, and DJ D-Nice, who has been performing sets for fans on Instagram Live during the pandemic.  

Junk food tax would help people lose weight and save thousands – study

The modelling study, funded by the Health Research Council, looked into whether a 20 per cent subsidy on fruit and vegetables and 8 per cent junk food tax would impact people’s food purchasing, body-mass index, diseases and their cost to the health system, longevity and spending.

Iraqi children’s hospital fighting to keep cancer patients safe from COVID-19

READ ALSO: COVID-19: It is criminal not to wear masks – Iwu “If a patient (with cancer) catches the coronavirus, he or she will be affected badly and rapidly,’’ he added.

Alia Bhatt, her family give house help ‘dream birthday’ surprise, cut cake with her. Watch videos

In another video shared online by Rashida, she is seen cutting another cake, this time with Mahesh Bhatt and Soni Razdan singing Happy Birthday for her. She then feeds a piece of cake to Mahesh and Soni feeds a piece of cake to her. “I am so lucky,” the caption read.

260 million children miss out education: UNESCO

Why millions of kids face a bleak future Growing up with war Violent deaths among children below the age of 19 have increased in seven countries: Central African Republic, Iraq, Libya, South Sudan, Syria, Ukraine and Yemen. Above, armed Yemeni children ride in the back of a truck with soldiers loyal to President Hadi. The […]

Humanoid clerk helps to cut red tape in Russia

The robot can ask and answer generic questions and is connected to a scanner and a printer. It also has access to a document database and fully replaces a registry office employee, the head of the registry office, Leonid Gromov said.

Charlize Theron on discussing racism with her Black children: ‘I vowed that I would always tell them the truth’

“There was a moment where I felt like a little piece of my children’s innocence was taken from them during this period because I had to sit down with them and have really, really hard, honest conversations about some really ugly things in our world today that they need to know. I want them to […]

Children as young as nine caught with drugs in schools across England and Wales

Geoff Barton, general secretary of the Association of School and College Leaders, said: “Schools are particularly concerned about the sinister spread of the drugs trade by so-called ‘county lines’ gangs, in which vulnerable young people are coerced into dealing.”