Critics of Oscars show say diversity talk was too narrow

Most movie goers hadn't seen this year's Best Picture nominees, with one woman even convinced Chris had made up the titles. She laughed: "Where are you getting these movies from?" "His performance was an example of something the industry is s... More..

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Early Oscar Ratings Suggest They Have Fallen Yet Again
by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Early Oscar Ratings Suggest They Have Fallen Yet Again

According to Nielson, their preliminary numbers have the 88th annual Academy Awards at a 23.1 household rating among major markets, a 37 share, which is a slight dip from past year. Jada boycotting the Oscar...More..

Report On Jimmy Savile Sexual Assaults Faults BBC's 'Culture Of Fear'
by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Report On Jimmy Savile Sexual Assaults Faults BBC's 'Culture Of Fear'

The report cited a " macho culture " at the government-owned BBC , creating an "atmosphere of fear" and a "culture of not complaining" with a "deeply deferential" structure of management. His usual tactic with...More..

Budget 2016: The middle class has reasons to show discontent
by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Budget 2016: The middle class has reasons to show discontent

All contributions and interest accrued to the employee provident fund (EPF) before April 1, 2016, will not attract any tax on withdrawal. Mr Adhia elaborated that 40 percent of the interest accrued on contrib...More..

by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Japan Feb final manufacturing PMI 50.1, slowest growth in 8 months

Business surveys from China to Indonesia showed no signs of reversing a weakening trend, forcing factories in the trade-reliant region to shed yet more jobs and cut prices, a move that could worsen a global dis...More..

by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Foxconn Buys Sharp for $6.2B, Becomes Apple's Biggest Supplier

This is at 32% discount to Sharp's Wednesday closing price. Hideki Yasuda, an analyst at the Ace Research Institute, told Bloomberg that Sharp is now likely to wind down its solar business because it depe...More..