Oscar-winning actress Emma Thompson, who at age 59 stars in the movie The Children Act, said on Thursday that older women need more opportunities on the big screen. In The Children Act, Thompson plays a judge who faces a difficult legal decision while dealing with problems in her marriage. At the premiere of the film, she said she was attracted to the role of a woman who has gained power in "a very masculine bastion".
El Universo, 3 hours ago
Some 2.3 million Venezuelans have fled their country, mostly due to a lack of food and medicine that puts tens of thousands of people at risk, the UN spokesman said on Tuesday. Venezuelans have escaped mainly to Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Brazil, said United Nations spokesman Stephane Dujarric. "People point to the lack of food as their main reason for leaving," said Dujarric. Some 1.3 million Venezuelans suffer from malnutrition.
El Universo, 1 days ago
The role of Scarlett Johansson as the Black Widow, one of Marvel's superheroines, catapulted her to the top of Forbes' annual list of the highest-paid actresses in the world, ahead of Angelina Jolie. Johansson, 33, received $ 40.5 million in pre-tax earnings between June 1, 2017 and June 1, 2018, quadrupling his income from the previous year, according to Forbes calculations.
El Universo, 2 days ago
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Former Colombian anti-corruption prosecutor Luis Gustavo Moreno pleaded guilty in Miami to money laundering, the US prosecutor's office said Tuesday, charging him with conspiracy to launder assets in order to promote international bribery. The 35-year-old Moreno was extradited to the United States in May and will be sentenced on November 19, the Florida district attorney's office said in a statement.
El Universo, 3 days ago
This morning, at least four services offered by the registration office of the Municipal Transit Authority (ATM) were once again affected by failures in the National Transit Agency (ANT) system.
El Universo, 4 days ago
A dog saved a family from death by waking its members in the middle of the night before a landslide destroyed their home in the Indian state of Kerala (south), hit by floods, local media reported Monday. . Mohanan P. and his family were sleeping in their house in the mountainous area of ??Idukki when the dog began to bark at around 03:00 in the morning.
El Universo, 5 days ago
A Chinese tourist died when he was attacked by a hippopotamus when he took pictures in a nature area in Kenya, and shortly before another hippopotamus killed a local fisherman in the same area, authorities said. The event with Chinese tourists occurred on the shores of Lake Naivasha in the Rift Valley, said the Kenya Wildlife Service.
El Universo, 6 days ago
A newspaper of the ruling Communist Party of China on Saturday urged the authorities to remain firm in their plans to demolish a huge mosque in the northwest despite protests raised, claiming that no religion is above the law.
El Universo, 7 days ago
Colombian President Iván Duque visited Tumaco (Nariño) on Friday, in the border region with Ecuador, where the subversive front Oliver Sinisterra is present, led by Walter Arizala, alias Guacho. It was his first trip to this town after assuming power last Tuesday 7.
El Universo, 8 days ago
A fire originated intentionally was approaching dangerously Thursday to houses in the south of California, causing an order for the evacuation of more than 20,000 people, although some of them stayed to fight the flames.
El Universo, 9 days ago
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