Day: January 13, 2020

Academy Awards
Film Awards

Oscar snubs: Jennifer Lopez, Avengers, Sandler and Avengers lead pack

It looks like Oscar voters didn’t heed Adam Sandler’s warning. The comedian, hotly tipped for a Best Actor nod for his starring role as a slippery jeweller in Uncut Gems, threatened last month he’d make a movie “so bad on purpose” if he wasn’t nominated for an Academy Award. “That’s how I get them,” he […]

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Musharraf: Death penalty for ex-Pakistan president thrown out

Image copyright Reuters A court in Pakistan has overturned the death sentence handed down to former president Pervez Musharraf by declaring the legal process unconstitutional. Gen Musharraf had challenged the formation of special court which found him guilty of treason last December. On Monday, the Lahore High Court sided with the exiled general, who seized […]

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Environment Canada
Local News
Storm watching
Vancouver weather forecast

First major blast of winter hits Metro Vancouver region

The first major blast of winter has hit the Metro Vancouver region Sunday. Residents throughout Vancouver woke up to several centimetres of snow and a snowfall warning of more powder on the way. Environment Canada issues snowfall warning “The low pressure system continues its trek across the South Coast this afternoon,” read the warning issued […]

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