Harry Belafonte receives Humanitarian Oscar
Harry Belafonte receives Humanitarian Oscar

Veteran singer Harry Belafonte has been honoured with Humanitarian Oscar for his lifelong commitment to civil rights and social justice, both in America and around the world.

Academy presents early Oscars at Governors Awards
Academy presents early Oscars at Governors Awards

The first Oscar statuettes of the season are being presented tonight at the film academy's Governors Awards.

Malala, Snowden named for EU`s Sakharov prize

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teen shot by the Taliban for championing girls` education, and US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden have been nominated for the European Parliament`s prestigious Sakharov human rights prize.

Harry Belafonte suffered racism in NYC hotel

Harry Belafonte recalled how he suffered racism in the 1950s as a performer at Waldorf-Astoria hotel while giving a speech there at the Amy Winehouse Foundation Gala Thursday.