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A Minute With: Hugh Grant on Hollywood, hacking and celebrity

LONDON (Reuters) – Actor Hugh Grant, who became the poster boy for the charming British fop in romantic comedies such as “Four Weddings and a Funeral” and “Notting Hill,” is delighted not to be part of Hollywood anymore. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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Fremont composer gets $40000 grant for production about Vietnamese refugees – Contra Costa Times

Fremont composer gets $ 40000 grant for production about Vietnamese refugeesContra Costa TimesFREMONT — Reminders of combat were constant as Van-Anh "Vanessa" Vo grew up in Vietnam after the war. She often walked past abandoned bunkers and studied in a … Continue reading

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Rebels grant access to MH17 crash site

A team of international observers from the OSCE has been granted access to the site where Malaysia Airlines MH17 crashed in east Ukraine Asia homepage

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Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation gives $3 million grant to save tigers

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Actor Leonardo DiCaprio’s conservation foundation has awarded a $ 3 million grant to the World Wildlife Fund to help Nepal increase its tiger population. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Vietnam tourism to grant labor cross-ASEAN work certificates – Thanh Nien Daily

Vietnam tourism to grant labor cross-ASEAN work certificatesThanh Nien DailyTourism workers certificated by the Vietnam Tourism Certification Board (VTCB) will be able to work in any of the ten nations in the ASEAN community. The nine other countries are Brunei, … Continue reading

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Iceland proposal would grant Snowden citizenship – USA TODAY

Sky News Australia Iceland proposal would grant Snowden citizenshipUSA TODAYLONDON (AP) — Some Icelandic lawmakers have introduced a proposal in Parliament to grant citizenship to National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, who admits to revealing key details of U.S. surveillance … Continue reading

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Iceland proposal would grant Snowden citizenship – USA TODAY

Sky News Australia Iceland proposal would grant Snowden citizenshipUSA TODAYLONDON (AP) — Some Icelandic lawmakers have introduced a proposal in Parliament to grant citizenship to National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, who admits to revealing key details of U.S. surveillance … Continue reading

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Edward Snowden given possible lifeline as Bolivia hints it would grant asylum – The Guardian

The Guardian Edward Snowden given possible lifeline as Bolivia hints it would grant asylumThe GuardianBolivia threw a possible lifeline to the surveillance whistleblower Edward Snowden on Tuesday, telling Russian television it would consider granting him political asylum to escape from … Continue reading

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Apple CEO’s stock grant now subject to share performance

By Poornima Gupta SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook's one-time stock award worth over $ 413 million as of Friday is now partly subject to the performance of the shares, a move that followed discussions with … Continue reading

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Australia lures “20,000 Leagues” Down Under with $22.5 million grant

SYDNEY (Reuters) – The Australian government has granted the Walt Disney Studios production of “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea” a one-off A$ 21.6 million ($ 22.50 million) grant to film the remake of the classic film Down Under. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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