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2010-03-08

Culture

Oscars: And the winner is...

It was the night of the independent film, with low-budget pictures trouncing the blockbusters for many of Hollywood’s top honours. The Hurt Locker

Business

Japanese lending down again

Lending by Japanese banks to companies and individuals fell again in February from a year earlier. It was down by one and half percent. It was the

World

51 dead in Turkey earthquake

At least 51 people have died in a strong earthquake in eastern Turkey. The magnitude six quake struck in the early hours of the morning causing

World

Oscar glory for 'The Hurt Locker'

Hollywood can begin celebrating as the winners of the 82nd Academy Awards are announced. Beating James Cameron’s ‘Avatar’, ‘The Hurt Locker’ was