A- A A+
Last Updated : Jul 13 2020 7:51PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
PM Modi interacts with Google CEO Sundar Pichai            Google to invest Rs. 75,000 crore in India over next 5 to 7 years            India, China Corps Commander-level talks to be held tomorrow at Chushul            Kerala Gold Smuggling Case: Key accused Swapna Suresh & Sandeep Nair sent to 8-day NIA custody            Central Board of Secondary Education announces result of class 12th examination           

International News

Feb 25, 2019
5:45PM

Oscars 2019: 'Green Book' surprises as Best Picture winner

@AIR
Biographical drama "Green Book" has bagged the Best Picture Oscar at the 91st Academy Awards in Los Angeles. 


The movie is about the story of an unlikely friendship across racial divides.


Filmmaker Alfonso Cuaron won the Best Director award for 'Roma', the film about a housekeeper in a middle-class family in the 1970s.


British actress Olivia Colman clinched the Oscar for the Best Actress win for "The Favourite" for her portrayal of temperamental Queen Anne.


Rami Malek won the Best Actor for his turn as Queen musician Freddie Mercury in "Bohemian Rhapsody".


The India connect came with "Period. End of Sentence", set in a village in Uttar Pradesh's Hapur district. 


It walked away with Oscar in the Documentary Short Subject category. 


The film depicts how rural women learned to produce low-cost sanitary pads. It is produced by Guneet Monga. 




The year's best film "Green Book", about the relationship between a black musician and his white driver, is backed by Anil Ambani-owned Reliance Entertainment's Amblin Entertainment. 


It also won Best Supporting Actor for Mahershala Ali and Best Original Screenplay.


Pop diva Lady Gaga got the Best Original Song Academy Award for "Shallow" from her feature debut "A Star is Born".

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 13 (Jul) Midday News 13 (Jul) Evening News 12 (Jul) Hourly 13 (Jul) (1800hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 13 (Jul) दोपहर समाचार 13 (Jul) समाचार संध्या 12 (Jul) प्रति घंटा समाचार 13 (Jul) (1900hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 13 (Jul) Khabrein(Day) 13 (Jul) Khabrein(Eve) 12 (Jul)
Aaj Savere 13 (Jul) Parikrama 13 (Jul)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 13 (Jul) Samayki 13 (Jul) Sports Scan 23 (Mar) Spotlight/News Analysis 12 (Jul) Samachar Darshan 22 (Mar) Radio Newsreel 21 (Mar)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 12 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 13 (Jul) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 11 (Mar) Vaad-Samvaad 17 (Mar) Money Talk 17 (Mar) Current Affairs 6 (Mar) Sanskrit Saptahiki 12 (Jul)
  • Money Matters 22 (Mar)
  • International News 22 (Mar)
  • Press Review 23 (Mar)
  • From the States 23 (Mar)
  • Let's Connect 22 (Mar)
  • 360°- Ek Parivesh 23 (Mar)
  • Know Your Constitution 30 (Jan)
  • Ek Bharat Shreshta Bharat 22 (Mar)
  • Sanskriti Darshan 23 (Mar)
  • Fit India New India 23 (Mar)
  • Weather Report 21 (Mar)
  • North East Diaries 22 (Mar)
  • 150 Years of Bapu 22 (Mar)
  • Sector Specific Discussions 22 (Mar)