Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi (2nd R), director and writer ...
Feb 25th, 2012
(Reuters) - Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi (2nd R), director and writer of the film "A Separation," poses with American actress Meryl Streep along with Sony Pictures Classics co-presidents Michael Barker (L) and Tom Bernard (R) at a reception honoring the Foreign Language Film nominees from the 84th annual Academy Awards at the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences headquarters in Beverly Hills, California, February 24,2012. Farhadi's film is nominated for an Oscar. The Oscars will be presented in Hollywood on February 26. REUTERS/Fred Prouser (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) -
The 2014 World Cup draw that grouped Iran with heavyweights Argentina has provoked thousands of Iranians to trash the Facebook page of Argentine superstar Lionel Messi. Iran was drawn in Group F alongside Argentina, reigning African champions Nigeria and newcomers Bosnia-Herzegovina, and will open their fourth campaign in the final stages of the Wo... [Full Article]
Twitter's Board of Directors is no longer 100 percent men, after the company announced the appointment of former publishing CEO Marjorie Scardino to its ranks. The announcement, of course, was published to Twitter: We're pleased to welcome @marjscar to our board of directors. - Twitter (@twitter) December 5, 2013 As expected, that appo... [Full Article]
By Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter Inc shares slipped on Monday after some of the five lead underwriters of its initial public offering said the social media firm may not achieve Facebook-like scale and its stock may not rise much higher. In their first research reports since the November IPO, only Deutsche Bank and Goldman Sachs recom... [Full Article]