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  1. New Zealand awards Amazon extra US$116 million subsidy for 'Lord of the Rings' TV series HERO

    New Zealand awards Amazon extra NZ$162 million subsidy for Lord Of The Rings TV series

    Amazon is estimated to be spending about NZUS$650 million (S$619.6 million) filming the first season of the show, for broadcast on its Amazon ...
  2. Akio Toyoda, president of Toyota Motor Corporation, speaks at a news conference, where he announced

    Olympics-Toyota president disappointed by Tokyo 2020 chief Mori's comments

    The head of the world's largest automaker joined other high-profile Tokyo Olympics sponsors on Wednesday in publicly criticising the head of the ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Akio Toyoda, president of Toyota Motor Corporation, speaks at a news conference, where

    Olympics-Toyota president disappointed by Tokyo 2020 chief Mori's comments

    Toyota President Akio Toyoda said his company was disappointed by recent comments from Tokyo 2020 Olympics President Yoshiro Mori which were ...
  4. Olympics-Tokyo 2020 officials speak to media after video call with IOC's Bach

    Tokyo 2020's Mori apologises over sexist comments

    Tokyo 2020 President Yoshiro Mori said on Thursday he apologised for his "inappropriate" comments that were against Olympic spirit.
  5. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Barack Obama awards the 2015 National Humanities Medal to poet Gluck at

    American poet Louise Gluck wins 2020 Nobel Prize in Literature

    American poet Louise Gluck won the 2020 Nobel Prize in Literature for "her unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual ...
  6. Madame Tussauds London reopens after more than four months of closure

    Waxworks of Queen Elizabeth, Donald Trump and Taylor Swift form a social distanced queue outside Madame Tussauds

    One of London's most loved tourist attractions, Madame Tussauds closed its doors on March 20 and will allow visitors again from Saturday Aug 1.
  7. FILE PHOTO: Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala - Met Gala - Camp: Notes on Fashion -

    Nicki Minaj says she is expecting first child

    Rapper Nicki Minaj on Monday announced she was expecting her first child, posting photos of her baby bump.
  8. A combination photograph shows an image purporting to be of British student and freelance writer Ol

    Deepfake used to attack activist couple shows new disinformation frontier

    Oliver Taylor, a student at England's University of Birmingham, is a twenty-something with brown eyes, light stubble, and a slightly stiff smile.