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    Indian-origin director Asif Kapadia’s documentary on Amy Winehouse wins at Oscars 2016
    Feb29

    Indian-origin director Asif Kapadia’s documentary on Amy Winehouse wins at Oscars 2016

    Indo-British filmmaker Asif Kapadia won the best documentary Oscar for Amy, a poignant examination of singer Amy Winehouse’s life and her tragic death at the age of 27. Kapadia, who had already won the Golden Globe and Bafta awards for the documentary, paid tribute to Winehouse, who died in 2011 following a battle with drug and alcohol....

    Indian-origin director Asif Kapadia’s documentary on Amy Winehouse wins at Oscars 2016
    Feb29

    Indian-origin director Asif Kapadia’s documentary on Amy Winehouse wins at Oscars 2016

    Indo-British filmmaker Asif Kapadia won the best documentary Oscar for Amy, a poignant examination of singer Amy Winehouse’s life and her tragic death at the age of 27. Kapadia, who had already won the Golden Globe and Bafta awards for the documentary, paid tribute to Winehouse, who died in 2011 following a battle with drug and alcohol....

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Feb. 29, 2016
    Feb29

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Feb. 29, 2016

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The Times of Central Asia presents to its readers Stratfor’s Global Intelligence, a weekly review of the most important events that happened in the world — from Europe to Middle East to Russia to Central Asia to Afghanistan to China and the Americas. The Week That WasBrexit ReferendumThe beginning of the week brought the...

    Football: Man City beat Liverpool in League Cup final
    Feb29

    Football: Man City beat Liverpool in League Cup final

    LONDON (AFP) – Willy Caballero proved an unlikely hero with three penalty saves as Manchester City beat Liverpool 3-1 in a Wembley Stadium shootout on Sunday to win the English League Cup.The game finished 1-1 following extra time, Philippe Coutinho equalising for Liverpool in the 83rd minute after Fernandinho had put City ahead early in...

    2 years on, flight MH370 disappearance remains history’s most baffling aviation mystery
    Feb29

    2 years on, flight MH370 disappearance remains history’s most baffling aviation mystery

    IN early March 2014, the world was captivated in a way never seen before by the news of a missing Malaysian Airlines flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, MH370. The last voice contact with the flight crew was early morning March 8 somewhere over the South China Sea, just over an hour after take-off. Soon after the plane disappeared from Malaysian...

    LIVE: Here are all of the winners at the 2016 Oscars
    Feb29

    LIVE: Here are all of the winners at the 2016 Oscars

    Open RoadThe 88th Academy Awards are taking place tonight, and we’re updating the winners list live. Hosted by Chris Rock, the ceremony has been heavily criticized for its lack of minority nominees this year. “The Revenant” has the most nominations of the evening, 12, and is followed by “Mad Max: Fury Road” with 10....

    Ted Cruz’s Case for a Reagan-Style Military Buildup
    Feb29

    Ted Cruz’s Case for a Reagan-Style Military Buildup

    Robert C. O’Brien Politics, United States The Texas senator has a proposal for the U.S. military modeled on the 40th president’s increase. The next commander in chief will face a stark reality: for eight years, President Obama systematically drained resources from our armed services. It will no longer matter why or how he did it. All...

    Thousands of stranded refugees stage protest at Greece-Macedonia border
    Feb29

    Thousands of stranded refugees stage protest at Greece-Macedonia border

    Hundreds of migrants trapped at a refugee camp along Greece’s border with Macedonia staged protests for a second day, temporarily shutting down a rail line for several hours on Sunday. Roughly 300 migrants are stuck along the border crossing waiting to enter Macedonia, which in recent days has installed stricter border restrictions against...

    The UN plans to get direly needed aid to 154,000 besieged Syrians in the next 5 days
    Feb29

    The UN plans to get direly needed aid to 154,000 besieged Syrians in the next 5 days

    Thomson ReutersThe United Nations and partner aid organizations plan to deliver life-saving aid to 154,000 Syrians in besieged areas in the next five days, the U.N. Resident Coordinator in Damascus Yacoub El Hillo said in a statement on Sunday. Pending approval from parties to the conflict, the U.N. is ready to deliver aid to about 1.7 million...

    ‘I Can’t Believe I’m Free’: A Ukrainian POW Returns Home
    Feb28

    ‘I Can’t Believe I’m Free’: A Ukrainian POW Returns Home

    KYIV, Ukraine—Vadym Krypychenko was sure he was going to die. His vehicle had broken down along the front lines in eastern Ukraine near the village of Verkhniotroitske. It was Aug. 10, 2015, only four days before the end of his military service commitment and his scheduled return home. Krypychenko, a private in the Ukrainian army’s 53rd...