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New York, Aug 18(Just Earth News): For deliberately attacking religious and historic buildings in Timbuktu, Mali, the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Thursday issued to Malian Islamist a nearly three million euros Reparations Order, due on 16 February 2018. more
China: Tencent removes opinionated chat bot after it tells users it hates the Communist Party

Beijing, Aug 4 (JEN): After Winnie the Pooh faced the axe from Chinese social media a few days ago for bearing resemblance to country's President Xi Jingping, Tencent too removed its chat bo ...

TIFF documentaries to focus on larger-than-life figures from various fields

Toronto, Aug 3 (JEN): Toronto International Film Festival documentaries in 2017 are all set to throw lights on larger-than life, out of the box characters from various fields.

TIFF brings new genre of films under new programmer Peter Kuplowsky

Toronto, Aug 3 (JEN): The 42nd Toronto International Film Festival is all set to bring new genre of films under new programmer Peter Kuplowsky as the festival will kick start this September. ...

Toronto International Film Festival reveals first gala and special representation titles for 2017

Toronto, July 26 (JEN): Piers Handling, CEO and Director of TIFF, and Cameron Bailey, Artistic Director of TIFF, have unveiled the first round of titles premiering in the Gala and Special Pr ...

World premiere of Sheikh Jackson to close TIFF special presentations programme

Toronto, July 26 (JEN): The Toronto International Film Festival has announced that the World Premiere of Sheikh Jackson will be the Closing Night Special Presentation.

World premiere of C’est la vie! to close the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival

Toronto, July 25 (JEN): The Toronto International Film Festival has announced the World Premiere of C’est la vie! as the Closing Night Gala.

Lady Bird to open special presentation programme at 2017 Toronto International Film Festival

Toronto, July 25 (JEN): The Toronto International Film Festival has announced Lady Bird as the Opening film of the Special Presentations Programme.

Xi 'lookalike' Pooh scissored from Chinese social media

Beijing, Jul 24 (JEN): As toddlers many have played with soft-toys. Pooh, the honey loving bear is perhaps one of the most sold soft-toy in the world. Everyone, especially kids adore the fun ...

Malaysia does not want to risk playing 'risque' Despacito, bans song

Kuala Lumpur, Jul 21 (JEN): Despacito by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee may have taken YouTube by storm, breaking its counter, but it hasn't stuck a similar chord with Malaysian authorities, wh ...