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Grammy Awards organizers tighten conflict of interest rules, say show to go...

06 June, 2020 9:15 am 9:15 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Organizers of the annual Grammy Awards announced tighter rules regarding conflicts of interest after claims that nominations for the highest honors in the music industry were rigged. They also said the next Grammy Awards show would go ahead as planned in January 2021, despite the coronavirus epidemic that has sidelined multiple … Read More

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Grammy winner Cara bags most nominations in Canada’s 2020 Juno Awards

01 January, 2020 9:13 am 9:13 am

TORONTO (Reuters) – Grammy award-winning artist Alessia Cara picked up six nominations for the 49th annual Juno Awards, celebrating Canadian music, with stars including Shawn Mendes, Bryan Adams and Sum 41 among those also nominated on Tuesday. Cara, a singer-songwriter from Brampton, Ontario, was nominated for the most awards this year, including album of the … Read More

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Grammy organizers deny claims award nominations are rigged

01 January, 2020 8:59 am 8:59 am

(Reuters) – The organizers of the Grammy Awards denied allegations that nominations for the highest prizes in the music industry are rigged, calling the claims “categorically false and misleading.” Allegations that the Grammy nominations process is tainted by conflicts of interest were made in a complaint filed earlier this week by the former chief executive … Read More

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It’s a (mostly) man’s world as ‘Joker’ leads Oscar ...

01 January, 2020 5:25 pm 5:25 pm

(Reuters) – Dark comic-book story “Joker” led nominations on Monday for the Oscars in a best picture lineup dominated by stories by or about men and featuring only one actor of color despite efforts over the past few years to diversify the field. The 11 nods for “Joker,” which turned the comic-book genre on its … Read More

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Shehbaz rejects PM Imran Khan ECP nominations

03 March, 2019 11:06 pm 11:06 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Leader of Opposition in National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday rejected Prime Minister Imran Khan’s nominations of two people each for the two vacant seats of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP). According to the details, Shehbaz’s Thursday response stated that the candidates nominated by the PM Office were different from … Read More

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History-making Oscar nominations leave top prize up for grabs

01 January, 2019 10:48 am 10:48 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Netflix movie “Roma” and British historical romp “The Favourite” from Fox Searchlight led nominations for the Oscars on Tuesday in a history-making lineup that left the best picture race wide open. The lists for the highest honours in the movie industry were packed with people of colour, including nominees from Mexico, … Read More