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Oscars Sanctions

9 Apr
Following the Oscars slap, the Academy Board who met virtually on Friday decided to pass a ten-year ban sanction on Will Smith, after he slapped Chris Rock at the 94th Oscars awards. A statement by the board read, "Today, the Board of Governors convened a meeting to discuss how best to respond to Will Smith’s…
7 Apr
The Board of Governors for the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences has moved forward the meeting date on the planned decision for Will Smith's Oscars sanctions.  In a letter on Wednesday, Academy President David Rubin wrote, "I am calling a board meeting for this Friday morning, April 8, at 9:00 am P.T., rather…


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A US congressional delegation arrived in Taiwan on Sunday, Washington's de facto embassy in Taipei said, days after China held military drills around the island in retaliation for US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit.
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An explosion at a retail market in the Armenian capital Yerevan on Sunday sparked a fire, killing one person and injuring 20, the emergency situations ministry said.
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A fire that broke out Sunday in a Coptic Christian church in Egypt's capital Cairo killed 41 people, church officials said. The blaze started for unknown reasons at the Abu Sifine church in the capital's northwestern, working-class district of Imbaba, officials said. President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi declared on his Facebook page that "I have mobilised…