Chloe Zhao wins best directing Oscar for 'Nomadland'. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • Chloe Zhao is primarily known for her independent movies
  • She studied politics and film studies at Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts
  • Zhao directed her first feature film Songs My Brothers Taught Me in 2015

Chandigarh, Oct 13 (PTI) In a major reshuffle in the police department, the Punjab government on Wednesday transferred 36 Indian Police Service and 14 Punjab Police Service officers with ...

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Francis Collins served as the Director of National Institutes of Health for twelve years. (Picture Credit - AP)

  • Francis Collins served as Director of the National Institutes of Health for 12 years
  • The 71-year-old is credited with the discovery of genes associated with several diseases
  • He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom for his contributions to the field

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Members of the prime crew of Soyuz MS-19 spaceship at a news conference. (Photo Credit: Roscosmos Space Agency via AP)

  • A few segments of the movie titled 'Challenge' will be shot at a space station
  • Yulia Peresild and Klim Shipmenko will go to the International Space Station
  • The two will be accompanied by cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov, who has been on three space missions

Puducherry, Sept 21 (PTI) Puducherry reported 101 new COVID-19 cases during last 24 hours ending 10 a.m. on Tuesday, taking the total positives to 1,25,618.

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
Yoshida will be the Director In Focus as part of the festival’s new Nippon Cinema Now section, which will include a gala selection of his films. (Photo credit: Unsplash)

  • The event will take place from October 30 to Nove,mber 8
  • It will showcase work of emerging Japanese director Keisuke Yoshida
  • Also, Tokyo’s Nippon Cinema Now section is an expanded program that will replace the former Japan Now section

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
AIIMS director Dr Randeep Guleria said that it's time to reopen schools in a staggered way (Photo credit: PTI)

  • AIIMS-WHO survey found that seropositivity rate was high among children
  • Reopening schools can be planned in places with low positivity rates: Dr Guleria
  • Dr Guleria also highlighted the importance of schooling in overall development of a child

New Delhi, Jul 13 (PTI) Not only adults but also children who have battled Covid are coming to hospitals in the city with post-coronavirus symptoms like gastric issues, headaches, brain fogging, ...

.New York, NY, USA
Robert Downey Sr was know for "underground art" and making films on a low budget. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@bron_back)

  • Downey Senior's son Robert Downey Jr announced the demise on Instagram
  • The 85-year-old was in the US armed forces before launching into Hollywood
  • Downey Senior had been battling Parkinson's disease for five years

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Kaushal was married to actor Mandira Bedi and was in his 50s. (Photo Credit: Instagram/ Raj Kaushal)

Raj kaushal directed movies like 'Shaadi Ka Laddoo' and 'Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi'.