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Under The Radar: The Most Underrated Movies, Performances, And Moments Of 2021

(Welcome to Under the Radar, a new column where we spotlight specific movies, shows, trends, performances, or scenes that caught our eye and deserved more attention ... but otherwise flew under the radar. In this edition: a round-up of 2021 as a whole.)Can we talk about how we talk about entertainment for a second?For as long as I'm paid to write about pop culture on the internet, I can promise that you'll never see me describe anything as "overrated." Not only does anyone using it usually come ...
Tags: Star Wars, Hbo, Christopher Nolan, Television, Movies, New York City, Earth, United States, Pakistan, Ocho, Gm, Justice League, Steven Soderbergh, Chris Hemsworth, Harrison Ford, Portland Oregon

Check out 10 pitch decks that legal-tech startups used to raise millions

The legal-tech space has raised more than $1 billion in funding so far this year.Samantha Lee/Insider Funding for legal-tech has surprassed $1 billion for 2021 so far.  VC firms, private equity, and even traditional law players are pouring money in.  Check out these 10 pitch decks for examples of how legal-tech startup founders sold their vision.  See more stories on Insider's business page. As law firms and their clients seek to digitize and streamline work, VCs have been opening their w...
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Protesters Block Lebanon's Roads to Protest Economic Crash, Soaring Prices

By Mohamed Azakir and Ahmed al KerdiBEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese truck and bus drivers and others blocked main roads in the capital and other areas...
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#UAE should have multiple airlines to promote competition, says Sheikh Ahmed | Aviation – Gulf News

UAE should have multiple airlines to promote competition, says Sheikh Ahmed | Aviation – Gulf News UAE should have multiple airlines operating from the country to promote healthy competition and cater to the needs of a growing population, said Sheikh Ahmed Al Maktoum, Chairman and CEO of Emirates airline.Responding to a CNN query about a potential merger with Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways, Sheikh Ahmed pointed out that several countries around the world had more than one airline. “Competition is ...
Tags: Travel, Cnn, Emirates, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Uae, Ahmed, Etihad Airways, Sheikh Ahmed, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Sheikh Ahmed Al Maktoum

Overwhelmed by Omicron Surge, U.S. Hospitals Delay Surgeries

By Ahmed AbouleneinWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Hospitals across the United States are postponing elective surgeries to free up staff and beds due to a...
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Lord Ahmed: Call to strip child sex abuse peer of title

Lord Ahmed's title is an "insult to his victims", an MP says following the peer's conviction.
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Former peer Nazir Ahmed found guilty of serious sexual assault

Ahmed found guilty of two counts of attempted rape and one of buggery when he was a teenager in 1970sThe former peer Nazir Ahmed has been found guilty of serious sexual assault against a young boy and the attempted rape of a girl when he was a teenager in the 1970s.Ahmed, 64, was found guilty on Wednesday of buggery against a boy in Rotherham, and twice attempting to rape a girl. Buggery was the legal term for the specific sexual assault at the time of the offences. Continue reading...
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Lord Ahmed: Former peer guilty of child sex offences

Lord Ahmed of Rotherham is convicted of assaulting a young boy and a girl's attempted rape.
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Lord Ahmed: Former peer guilty of trying to rape girl

Lord Ahmed of Rotherham is also convicted of a serious sexual assault on a young boy in the 1970s.
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Morocco's Tough COVID Restrictions Hammer Tourism Sector

By Ahmed EljechtimiRABAT (Reuters) - Businesses working in Morocco's key tourism sector say the country's tough COVID-19 restrictions, including a...
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New Finance Minister, Opposition Lawmakers in Kuwait's Cabinet

By Ahmed HagagyKUWAIT (Reuters) - Kuwait formed a new cabinet on Tuesday with a new finance minister and including three opposition lawmakers...
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Iraqi Court Ratifies Election Result, Rejects Appeal

By Ahmed RasheedBAGHDAD (Reuters) -Iraq's Supreme Court on Monday ratified the results of an October parliamentary election and rejected appeals...
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Miami Dolphins Make Roster Moves - RB Ahmed and RB Gaskin Activated

Ahmed is in his second season with the Dolphins (2020-21) and has played in 18 career games with four starts. He has totaled 129 career carries for 468 yards (3.6 avg.) and three touchdowns and added 23 receptions for 178 yards (7.7 avg.).
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U.S. Government Likely to Request More COVID-19 Testing Funds

By Ahmed AbouleneinWASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Joe Biden's administration is likely to request additional funds from Congress for COVID-19...
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‘You’ve got to try and worry about something bigger than yourself’: Riz Ahmed on rap, racism and standing up to Hollywood

Riz Ahmed has never been afraid of a challenge – he famously learned drumming and sign language for his role in Sound of Metal. But his most fearless performance? Taking on Hollywood…This summer, Riz Ahmed took aim at Hollywood and the wider film industry. In a speech that was somehow both measured and searingly furious, the British actor called out the “toxic portrayals” of Muslim characters in TV and movies. Using research that he was directly involved in commissioning, Ahmed showed how Muslim...
Tags: Hollywood, Film, Marvel, Culture, Ahmed, Riz Ahmed

Miami Dolphins Make Roster Moves - Ahmed Reserve/COVID-19 List

Ahmed is in his second season with the Dolphins (2020-21) and has played in 18 career games with four starts. He has totaled 129 career carries for 468 yards (3.6 avg.) and three touchdowns and added 23 receptions for 178 yards (7.7 avg.).
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Miami Dolphins down to one RB after Ahmed tests positive for COVID

The Miami Dolphins are, for now, down two running backs who have tested positive for COVID. The question is does it matter? Of course it does. Phillip Lindsay is the only RB on the active roster right now and he missed last weeks game due t
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Dolphins RB Salvon Ahmed reportedly tests positive for COVID-19

Dolphins running back Salvon Ahmed tested positive for COVID-19, according to NFL Network, becoming the second Dolphin in as many days to do so. According to a source, Ahmed is ... Click to Continue »
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CAA Signs Khadar Ayderus Ahmed, Director of Somalia’s First Oscar Submission ‘The Gravedigger’s Wife’ (EXCLUSIVE)

CAA has signed Khadar Ayderus Ahmed, the up-and-coming director of “The Gravedigger’s Wife,” Somalia’s first ever official submission for the Oscars international feature film race. “The Gravedigger’s Wife,” Ahmed’s feature debut,” world premiered at Cannes’ Critics’ Week and went on to win the Amplify Voices Award at Toronto. The film also played BFI London, Chicago […]
Tags: News, Global, Toronto, Caa, Ahmed, Cannes Critics Week, Khadar Ayderus Ahmed, The Gravedigger's wife, Khadar Ayderus Ahmed Director of Somalia, Wife Somalia, BFI London Chicago

The 14 Best Thrillers Of 2021 Ranked

2021 has been a great year for film fans, although the second year of the new decade has certainly been an unpredictable one in terms of release schedules. Between the Academy Awards pushing their eligibility window to February and the simultaneous release of new Warner Brothers films in theaters and on HBO Max, it's become more difficult than ever to keep track of what films came out when, and where they're available.The constraints of COVID-19 continued to impact cinephiles, as the production ...
Tags: Apple, Hbo, Wtf, New York, Hollywood, Movies, Justice, France, America, Los Angeles, Fbi, Afghanistan, Jake Gyllenhaal, Portland, Siberia, David Chase

Riz Ahmed And Lulu Wang Team Up For Comedy Series The Son Of Good Fortune

Today, Variety exclusively reported that Riz Ahmed's Left Handed Films and Lulu Wang's Local Time are teaming up to develop a new comedy series entitled "The Son of Good Fortune." Based on award-winning author Lysley Tenorio's novel of the same name, the series is "about an undocumented Filipino teenager in the Bay area navigating a tumultuous relationship with his former B-movie action star mother, falling in love for the first time, and working out how to pay back a massive debt before his who...
Tags: Amazon, Television, Movies, News, Ahmed, Joyce Carol Oates, Bay, Golden Globe, Wang, Lopez, Lysley Tenorio, Riz Ahmed, Andrew Lopez, Tenorio, Lulu Wang, Dani Melia

‘He’s missing’: anxious wait in Calais camps for news on Channel victims

In northern France, friends and relatives of those who died in the tragic crossing on Wednesday are desperate for answersOn Saturday Gharib Ahmed spent five hours outside the police station in Calais, desperately waiting for news. “It was so cold. There was no answer,” he said. Ahmed was seeking confirmation that his brother-in-law Twana Mamand was one of 27 people who died in the Channel on Wednesday after the flimsy dinghy taking them to the UK sank. “I want to see his body. I have to understa...
Tags: Europe, UK, London, France, UK News, World news, Immigration and asylum, Migration, Refugees, Calais, Ahmed, Dunkirk, Gharib Ahmed, Twana Mamand, Twana, Kale Mamand

Ahmed becomes third ex-player to allege racist abuse at Essex

Jahid Ahmed becomes the third former Essex player to allege he experienced racist abuse at the club.
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Miami Dolphins inactives vs. Jets big surprise is Ahmed out

The Miami Dolphins are in New York to take on the Jets and Dolphins fans are at MetLife Stadium taking it over! Miami just released their inactives for today. Noah Igbinoghene has been named team captain of the inactive squad after once aga
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Live updates: Dolphins seek third win in a row at Jets today

It's a perfect day for football today, with a perfect blue sky overhead and the temperature at 50 degrees. 11:30 a.m. | Wilkins, Van Ginkel active; Ahmed is not Defensive tackle Christian Wilkins and linebacker Andrew Van Ginkel are active
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Encounter Trailer: Riz Ahmed Tries To Save His Sons From (Possibly Imaginary) Aliens

After giving one of the best performances of last year in one of the best movies of last year — namely, "Sound of Metal" — Riz Ahmed is returning to Amazon Prime Video for "Encounter." Directed and co-written by Michael Pearce, who last helmed the acclaimed psychological thriller, "Beast," starring Jessie Buckley, "Encounter" sees Ahmed playing a soldier who embarks on a "secret mission" with his two sons — in a world that may or may not be besieged by alien invaders.Is it "The Tomorrow War?" No...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Movies, News, Trailers, Invasion, Ahmed, Amazon Prime Video, Riz Ahmed, William Friedkin, Michael Pearce, Rory Cochrane Lucian River Chauhan, Jessie Buckley Encounter, Spencer Encounter

Fans single out Chelsea player for praise following ‘clever’ play during Leicester clash

Leicester vs Chelsea Saturday’s early Premier League kick-off would see Leicester and Chelsea face off. The tie was very much dominated early on by Chelsea, which was not too surprising given Thomas Tuchel’s side began the day top of the Premier League whilst Leicester were languishing down in 12th.And, it took Chelsea just 14 minutes to open the scoring on Sunday. Ben Chilwell took a corner, which he put straight onto the head of Antonio Rudiger who glanced his effort past Kasper Schmeichel....
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Lord Ahmed: Former peer denies trying to rape girl

Lord Ahmed of Rotherham is accused of sexual offences dating back to the 1970s.
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Riz Ahmed Goes On the Run in Full Trailer for Sci-Fi Film 'Encounter'

"I'm heading out on another secret mission." Amazon has debuted the full-length official trailer for an indie sci-fi thriller called Encounter, the second feature film directed by the award-winning British filmmaker Michael Pearce after he made Beast previously. This initially premiered at the 2021 Telluride Film Festival earlier this year, and it also played at the Toronto and London Film Festivals. A decorated Marine goes on a rescue mission to save his two young sons from an "unhuman" ext...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Trailer, Sci-fi, Toronto, Ahmed, Riz Ahmed, To Watch, Michael Pearce, London Film Festivals, Aditya Geddada, Octavia Spencer Rory Cochrane Lucian River Chauhan

Report Says Drugmakers Impose Unjustified U.S. Price Increases; Spending on AbbVie Drug Rises $1.4 Billion

By Ahmed AbouleneinWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Drugmakers hiked U.S. prices on seven of the 10 costliest prescription drugs in 2020 without...
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