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83rd Annual Academy Award Nominations: ‘King’s Speech’ leads with 12; ‘True Grit’ 10, ‘Social Network’ and ‘Inception’ 8

83rd Annual Academy Award Nominations: ‘King’s Speech’ leads with 12; ‘True Grit’ 10, ‘Social Network’ and ‘Inception’ 8

127 HOURS (Fox Searchlight)
An Hours Production Christian Colson, Danny Boyle and John Smithson, Producers
BLACK SWAN (Fox Searchlight)
A Protozoa and Phoenix Pictures Production Mike Medavoy, Brian Oliver and Scott Franklin, Producers
INCEPTION(Warner Bros)

A Warner Bros. UK Services Production Emma Thomas and Christopher Nolan, Producers

THE FIGHTER (Paramount)
A Relativity Media Production David Hoberman, Todd

SC forms bench on by-poll nominations

ISLAMABAD: Accepting an application for early hearing, Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry has constituted a three-member Supreme Court bench to settle a law point whether the fresh election nomination papers could be accepted after the scrutiny.
The bench comprising Justice Javed Iqbal, Justice Mian Shakirullah Jan and Justice Raja Fayyaz Ahmed will hear the case on Dec 23. The application for early hearing of a pending civil review petition was filed by Chaudhry Muhammad

Parliamentary body undecided on JCP nominations for judges

ISLAMABAD: The parliamentary committee on judges’ appointment could not reach a consensus on Wednesday on the Judicial Commission of Pakistan’s nominations for the chief justice and other two judges of the Islamabad High Court (IHC). The committee, which met with Senator Nayyar Bukhari in the chair, approved the Judicial Commission’s recommendations for granting one year’s extension in the tenures of additional judges of the Sindh, Balochistan and Peshawar high courts.

Golden Globe nominations 2010 revealed

NEW YORK – The 2010 Golden Globe nominees were released yesterday and “The King’s Speech,” a Tom Hooper-directed film that stars Colin Firth and Helene Bonham Carter, led with seven nods, followed by “The Fighter” and “The Social Network” with six apiece.
Christopher Nolan’s “Inception” grabbed four, as well as “The Kids are All Right” and “Black Swan.” Angelina Jolie is nominated for the best actress category for the film, ‘The Tourist’, with Johnny Depp.
The 68th annual

ANP, MQM reject PPP parliamentary nominations on judges’ appointment

ISLAMABAD: Already isolated by its allies on the issue of the reformed General Tax (GST), the ruling Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) on Tuesday ignited yet another controversy by nominating four treasury members for the parliamentary committee to appoint judges of the superior judiciary without consulting the Awami National Party (ANP), the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) and the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM).
A statement issued by the President’s House said the names of four

Qazilbash, Ranjha’s nominations challenged

LAHORE: A petition was moved in the Supreme Court’s Lahore Registry on Tuesday challenging the nominations of former law minister Dr Khalid Ranjha and Justice (retd) Ali Hussain Qazilbash as members of the Judicial Commission.
The petition, filed by Barrister Zafarullah, pleaded that Justice (r) Qazilbash was not fit to perform any job as he was about 85-year-old, adding that his nomination was also in violation of the verdict in the Al Jihad Trust case.
The Supreme Court