U.S. actress Jessica Chastain poses with U.S actor Forest Whitaker ...
Dec 8th, 2011
(Reuters) - U.S. actress Jessica Chastain poses with U.S actor Forest Whitaker after presenting him an award in tribute to his career, at the 11th International Film Festival of Marrakech (FIFM), December 7, 2011. The festival runs from December 2 to 10. REUTERS/Jean Blondin (MOROCCO - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) -
By Belinda Goldsmith LONDON (Reuters) - British actress Helen Mirren had no trouble transforming herself from monarch to menacing creature for the new "Monsters, Inc." animated movie, but said she's not so frightening in real life. The 67-year-old veteran of stage and screen made headlines last month when she stormed out of a London ... [Full Article]
ENNISKILLEN, Northern Ireland (AP) - Deep differences over Syria's fierce civil war clouded a summit of world leaders Monday, with Russian President Vladimir Putin defiantly rejecting calls from the U.S., Britain and France to halt his political and military support for Syrian leader Bashar Assad's regime. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) - Bangladeshi garment factories are routinely built without consulting engineers. Many are located in commercial or residential buildings not designed to withstand the stress of heavy manufacturing. Some add illegal extra floors atop support columns too weak to hold them, according to a survey of scores of factories by an eng... [Full Article]
By Bill Berkrot and Nadia Damouni (Reuters) - Forest Laboratories Inc is trying to avert yet another bitter proxy battle with billionaire investor Carl Icahn ahead of its annual investor meeting this summer, according to two sources familiar with the situation. Icahn, Forest's second-largest shareholder, and the company have been in discussion... [Full Article]