* Actress Viola Davis completed her award season haul with a well-deserved best supporting actress Oscar for her forceful portrayal of Rose Maxson in the movie revival of August Wilsons play.. Deccan Herald
Police intervened after a scuffle broke out in the line from President Donald Trump’s rally in Nashville, Tennessee, on March 15.
Keith Hayman captured this video of the confrontation between a.. Source: StoryfulViral -
A white woman couldn't even make it, and that even after having ran twice for the post. What makes anyone in their right mind think a black woman could? The reality is, sad or not, is that America is.. Source: Wochit News -
"Moonlight" had a great awards season, even though a gaffe made it seem like the Best Picture-winning film was not going to win the award. The indie film that cost a paltry $1.5 million, featured an.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
*London:* UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin will insist on European teams being given 16 slots when FIFA expands the World Cup to 48 teams in 2026. Speaking at UEFA's Nyon headquarters after a meeting.. Mid-Day
*Mumbai:* Fashion designer-turned-polo player Rinaa Shah's polo team Rinaldi Polo team won the Trunks Company Polo Cup 2017 defeating Mumbai Polo team here at Mahalaxmi race course on Wednesday.. Mid-Day
*Women in the film industry have to be thick-skinned to make it big, women directors said in the session on 'Women Power in the Film Industry' at Biffes. *
"The white male dominates the industry... Deccan Herald
The United States Mint will release a commemorative gold coin in April that will feature Lady Liberty as a Black woman, marking the first time that the American symbol has been depicted as anything.. IndiaTimes
For the first time in the history of its currency, the United States Mint has unveiled a $100 gold coin featuring an African-American woman as Lady Liberty's face. This coin marks the 225th anniversary.. Zee News
DALLAS (Reuters) - A video showing a white Fort Worth police officer in an escalating argument with a black woman he took into custody along with the woman's daughters touched off a social media storm.. Reuters India
By Patricia Reaney | NEW YORK NEW YORK The United States lost some literal and figurative pioneers in 2016 with the deaths of famed sons and daughters from John Glenn, the first American to orbit.. Firstpost Also reported by •Reuters India
A first-of-its-kind TV series that combines documentary with scripted drama is set to take audiences around the world on a new Mars mission from next week.
National Geographic Channel's new series.. DNA
*Islamabad*: Two more staffers of the Indian High Commission in Islamabad on Thursday left Pakistan after being declared "persona non grata" for alleged spying, diplomatic sources told Geo News.
*London:* At least seven people were killed and more than 50 injured after a Croydon Tramlink tram overturned in London, British Transport Police announced on Wednesday.
The 42-year-old tram driver.. Mid-Day
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - When Mildred Loving, a black woman banned from her rural Virginia hometown for marrying a white man, wrote to U.S. Attorney General Bobby Kennedy in 1963, she never imagined.. Reuters India
After a black woman's employment offer was rescinded because she refused to cut off her dreadlocks in violation of a company grooming policy, the EEOC sued under Title VII for discrimination on the.. Mondaq
Priyanka Yoshikawa's tearful victory comes a year after Ariana Miyamoto faced ugly backlash for becoming the first black woman to represent Japan. After Miyamoto's triumph, critics had complained that.. IndiaTimes
A half-Indian beauty queen with an elephant trainer's licence was crowned Miss Japan on Monday, striking a fresh blow for racial equality. Priyanka Yoshikawa's tearful victory comes a year after.. DNA Also reported by •Deccan Herald
* As an African-American swimmer, Simone Manuel has carried a weight on her shoulders every time she steps onto the starting blocks.*
The gold medal placed around her neck on Thursday could help to.. Deccan Herald