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15 youngsters to be part of model UN program in China

FIFTEEN youngsters will be part of a model United Nations program in China next January. The students are from International School Nadi and will have an opportunity to engage in discourse involving global events and...

10th December

Suva library hosts 60-plus children to educational activities

THE Suva City Carnegie Library in Suva hosted more than 60 children today for a wide range of fun and educational activities. Library assistant and activity coordinator Meredani Qasi said the week-long event aimed at educating children on the importance of being a member of the library. “As we all know that we are in...

8th December

Kevin Hart quits as 2019 Oscars host after anti-gay tweets resurface

(Reuters) – Comedian Kevin Hart stepped down on Thursday from hosting the 2019 Oscar ceremony after “insensitive words” about gays he tweeted in the past resurfaced online. The 39-year-old comedian and “Ride Along” actor had announced on Tuesday that he would host the Academy Awards, the film industry’s highest honors. “I have made the choice...

Bollywood, Beyonce and bling as daughter of India’s richest man set to marry

(Reuters) – U.S. singer Beyonce will perform at the wedding of the daughter of India’s richest man, Mukesh Ambani, along with Bollywood stars, and guests will be flown in on 100 chartered flights in lavish marriage celebrations. Isha Ambani, 27, will marry Anand Piramal, 33, in the financial capital of Mumbai on Tuesday, but the...

Drake and Lamar lead but women shine through in Grammy nods

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Rappers Kendrick Lamar and Drake led Grammy Award nominations on Friday, but Cardi B, Lady Gaga, Brandi Carlile and American newcomer H.E.R helped make it a female-dominated line-up for the year’s top prizes in the music industry. Ten-time Grammy winner Taylor Swift, Beyonce, Ariana Grande and Camila Cabello were among the...

WOWS Kids Fiji Christmas party

THE WOWS Kids Fiji Christmas is underway this hour at the Holiday Inn in Suva. The party is hosted by the the Smart family from Australia. Close to 70 patients from Suva and Lautoka, along with their parents are in for a day full of fun activities that include face painting, cup cake decorating, nail...

7th December

‘Black Panther,’ ‘Star is Born’ among AFI’s top films of 2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Musical drama “A Star is Born,” superhero movie “Black Panther” and horror flick “A Quiet Place” were named as some of the 10 best films of 2018 by the American Film Institute on Tuesday. The top movies also included coming-of-age tale “Eighth Grade” and family film “Mary Poppins Returns,” as well...

5th December

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas celebrate wedding at New Delhi reception

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Priyanka Chopra, star of Indian film and U.S. television, and Jonas Brothers singer Nick Jonas celebrated their wedding at a glitzy reception in New Delhi on Tuesday, joined by celebrities ranging from India’s prime minister to Hollywood stars. The event at a New Delhi hotel followed the couple’s three-day long wedding...

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