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Emmy Awards 2017: A complete guide

Emmy Awards 2017: A complete guide

Entertainment
The annual television awards will air this Sunday, and there are a lot of great shows you still need to watch.First things first: Sunday's Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live from the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles and air on American TV only.Sad news for UK viewers, who won't be able to stream the ceremony due to its geo-block.But even if you miss Stephen Colbert's evening as Jimmy Fallon's successor, there is still time to catch up with some of the ceremony's likely winners.In a year without Game Of Thrones, things are slightly more exciting with smaller shows getting a bigger chance of getting the technical gongs.Image:Westworld is nominated in five categories - if we ignore the Creative Arts nodsThe two most nominated series this year are Sky Atlantic's sci-fi hit Westworld ...
U.S. Navy awards Northrop Grumman contract for counter-IED tool

U.S. Navy awards Northrop Grumman contract for counter-IED tool

Business
Sept. 13 (UPI) -- The U.S. Navy awarded Northrop Grumman a contract for the full-rate production of software-programmable jammers for protection from improvised explosive devices, known as JCREW.The contract carries a value of $ 57.7 million and if all contract options are exercised, the value of the award would rise to $ 505 million, Northrop Grumman said in a news release Tuesday."JCREW is a crucial capability that's urgently needed in the field to protect our warfighters," Jeannie Hilger, vice president for communications business at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems, said in a statement. "The system developed by Northrop Grumman is exceedingly effective at defeating the innumerable immediate IED threats and designed for rapid updating to defeat new threats."The open architecture design ...
Emmerdale sweeps TV Choice Awards

Emmerdale sweeps TV Choice Awards

Entertainment
Emmerdale has continued its winning streak, scooping every soap prize at this year's TV Choice Awards.After being crowned best continuing drama at the BAFTAs and taking gongs at both the British Soap and the National TV Awards, the ITV series has added four new accolades to its cabinet.It won best soap, while Ryan Hawley and Charlotte Bellamy were named best soap actor and actress respectively. Sally Dexter received best soap newcomer.The gongs were announced at London's Dorchester Hotel on Monday, where ITV took another batch for its crime drama Broadchurch.The final season of the show received three awards, including best drama, best actor and best actress for leading duo David Tennant and Olivia Colman.Image:David Tennant attended the TV Choice awards at the Dorchester HotelThe Dorset-s...
MTV VMAs: Kendrick Lamar dominates as awards show gets political

MTV VMAs: Kendrick Lamar dominates as awards show gets political

Entertainment
The MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) are always a big night for pop music, but were also dominated by political statements at a fiery show in Los Angeles on Sunday night.Artists spoke out against white supremacy and urged suicide awareness.Transgender military personnel attended days after US President Donald Trump signed a directive to ban them.The mother of Heather Heyer, killed during a protest against a far-right march, presented an award.Susan Bro handed out the Fight Against the System Award, just 15 days after Ms Heyer's death in Charlottesville, Virginia. Paying tribute to her daughter, she said: "I miss her, but I know she's here tonight."She was introduced by the stage by Reverend Robert Wright Lee IV, a descendant of the controversial general on the Confederate side of the US Civil...
Healthy Food and Drink Awards 2018

Healthy Food and Drink Awards 2018

Health
Win a Luxury Soho Spa Day Do you have a favourite healthy food product or drink you’d love to tell everyone about? Now’s your chance!Women’s Fitness and Health & Fitness magazines have joined forces to launch the Healthy Food Drink Awards 2018 – voted for by you! The awards will recognise the very best food and drink products that help keep British women healthy. From cereal bars and savoury snacks to smoothies and juices, winners of the Awards will be announced in the April 2018 issues of WF and H&F. So don’t delay, vote for your top products today!Joanna Knight & Mary ComberWomen’s Fitness and Health & FitnessMarshall Street Everyone Active, seconds from Carnaby street is a hidden oasis in the heart of Soho with a fitness suite, hot yoga studio, luxury spa, sauna, steam