The Fukuoka Prize was established by the city of Fukuoka and the Yokatopia Foundation. It honours individuals and organisations who preserve Asian culture. It has three categories - Grand Prize, Academic Prize, and Arts and Culture Prize
The Academy's ignoring of non-white talent is a sin of omission that has been perpetuated ever since the 1920s, when the Oscars were first presented. The Associated Press has tweeted a GIF that compares the white nominations with the Black, Asian and Latino till date. The numbers are as alarming as they are sad - 812 vs 49, 9 and 19
SRK and Mr Bhaskar met at the UK Asian Awards in London this year, where they were honoured for Outstanding Achievement in Cinema and Television respectively
SRK, who clicked a selfie with Zayn, wrote on Twitter: This kid is so cool. May Allah bless him. Dinner time at the Asian Awards
Bollywood Badshah Shah Rukh Khan and former One Direction singer Zayn Malik seemed to have struck an instant camaraderie with one another when they met at the Asian Awards held at London's posh Grosvenor House Hotel on April 17.