'La La Land' dominates awards count at Golden Globes
The movie, which leads the nominees list with 7 nods, also saw Chazelle winning the best screenplay award.
The Globes, which kickstart the Hollywood award season, began with host Jimmy Fallon doing a hilarious parody of the much-loved movie, about two aspiring artistes finding romance in Hollywood.
The movie was soon won two Golden Globes back to back as it took the best original score award and was then named the winner of best original song for a motion picture.
Gosling, in an heartfelt speech, thanked his partner, Eva Mendes, for supporting him during the film while she was pregnant with their second child and caring for her sick brother.
"This isn't the first time I've been mistaken for Ryan Reynolds," he joked.
Aaron Taylor-Johnson of "Nocturnal Animals" registered a surprise win in the best supporting actor category beating British-Indian star Dev Patel of "Lion", Mahershala Ali for "Moonlight", Jeff Bridges for "Hell or High Water" and Simon Helberg for "Florence Foster Jenkins".
Best supporting actress trophy went to Viola Davis for "Fences".
Tom Hiddleston won best actor, limited series or TV movie "The Night Manager" while his co-stars Olivia Colman and Hugh Laurie won in the best supporting actress and actor categories, respectively.
French film "Elle", Isabelle Huppert, won the best foreign film.
"Zootopia" was named the best animated movie.
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Weinstein to remain in rehab at least till next month
Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein will stay in a rehabilitation center at least till the next month amid the sexual harassment scandal. The media mogul's spokesperson told People magazine that he will continue to be under treatment at the facility, despite his constant insistence to be shifted to a five-star hotel.
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Amendment of Education Act: A betrayal to capable candidates
Not all, but many of the temporary teachers who have been wishing to become permanent, no doubt, appointed on the basis of their political ideologies. They couldn't succeed in the examinations despite repeated attempts. They carried the bags of those parties during their teaching career.
The Doklam dilemma
Being a buffer state between the two giant neighbors, Nepal should conduct its foreign policy vis-à-vis China and India in a very sensitive manner. Nepal has always maintained that it would not allow its soil to be used against any neighbor. At the same time, Nepal should make sure that its own national interests are never compromised.
Gaurab Shumsher Thapa
To dogs, with love
Many find talking about basic animal rights stupid when no basic rights of people are guaranteed. However, there are still few people who are aware how humane behavior has turned toward cruelty and indifference which can be vividly seen through the way street dogs and other animals are abused around us.
Unanswered questions on recent leftist alliance
Although they seem to be very much communist while in opposition, whether about the 'Indian semi-colonial status' in Nepal or American hegemony, this has never been evident while they actually come into power and rule Nepal.
Dr Chandra Sharma Poudyal
What we need to learn from Thailand?
Thailand is a developing country. But it seemed like a developed country at first sight. It is hard to believe that Thailand is a developing country. There are big buildings, and clean and broad roads. The city is clean with no trace of pollution.
Traffic Police in Kathmandu
As busy and hassling as the traffic system in Kathmandu is, the Traffic Police here have to handle an equally strenuous job. Over 1,400 traffic officers in and around the Kathmandu Valley battle against the pestering traffic and air pollution each day.