This year's Golden Horse Film Awards were announced on Saturday (27 Nov), and the films Revolution Of Our Times and The Falls, as well as actors Chang Chen and Alyssa Chia, were among the big winners. (Check out the full list of winners here.)
Here are photos of the awards attendees and their outfits:
"I’m so sorry, but my show ain’t ready,” says Grammy Award-winning superstar Adele in a video posted to Instagram a day before it was due to begin. Adele, who sobbed throughout the video, blamed "delivery delays and Covid" as the reasons for the adjournment of her Las Vegas residency initially due to start on January 21. SOUNDBITEN°9WP2K3
The "Doomsday Clock," representing the judgment of leading science and security experts about perils to human existence, remains at 100 seconds to midnight this year, with advances like Covid-19 vaccines balanced by rising misinformation and other threats.
Eastern Ukraine has been dogged by fighting since 2014, when Moscow seized control of the Crimean peninsula and Russian-backed separatists launched insurgencies in regions around the eastern cities of Donetsk and Lugansk. Now residents fear what the future holds as troops amass at the border with tensions at a boiling point.
An elephant has given birth to twins in Kenya's north in a moment rarely witnessed among the endangered species. Just one-in-100 elephant births result in twins making the arrival of these calfs -- one male and one female -- a moment of nerves and celebration. Conservation group Save the Elephants said the twins were born to a mother named Bora and were first spotted by lucky tourists on a safari drive at the weekend in Samburu reserve.
Eddie Howe confirmed on Friday that Newcastle would travel to Saudi Arabia for a training camp despite a fresh warning from Amnesty International that the kingdom was "trying to sportswash their appalling human rights record".
19-year-old Zara Rutherford becomes the youngest woman to fly solo around the world in a microlight aircraft. She touches down at an airfield outside the Belgian town of Kortrijk to a crowd of journalists, well-wishers and family.
The White House launched a charm offensive, complete with a Tom Hanks video, to mark Joe Biden's first year as president Thursday, but dire new polls and a major congressional setback told another story.