Apr 3, 2013 — Her scripts gave the sprawling Merchant-Ivory films substance. She won her first screenwriting Oscar for A Room With a View and her second for Howard's End. She won the Booker Prize in 1975 for her novel Heat and Dust. The cause of death was complications of a pulmonary condition. Jhabvala was 85.
Feb 26, 2013 — In a business where effects-laden movies bring in hundreds of millions of dollars, many of the studios that create those effects are barely staying afloat.
Feb 25, 2013 — The satirical news outlet agrees it went too far when it posted a tweet that referred to the young actress with a highly offensive four-letter word.
Feb 25, 2013 — The reviews of the Family Guy bad boy's behavior as host of the Oscars are all over the place. We've got a sampling. Who's right and who's wrong?
Feb 25, 2013 — NPR's Sam Sanders and Mandalit del Barco were backstage in the press room during the Oscars. Here's a roundup of what they saw that you didn't see, in senior superlative form.
Feb 24, 2013 — Laugh, cry, be upset and outraged over this year's Academy Award winners and losers, as we live blog the results.
Feb 22, 2013 — No Academy membership required to vote for the Best "I Heart NPR" Picture. Pick your favorite NPR fan from this year's list of Oscar-nominated films and actors.
Feb 1, 2013 — Guacamole Fresh is up for an Academy Award later this month. The extremely short animated film is a charming stop-motion take on the beloved Mexican dish. The twist? See the ingredients.
Feb 28, 2011 — "Inside Job" took home the gold statue for best feature documentary during last night's Oscar ceremony. Director Charles Ferguson gave an atypical acceptance speech. Neal Conan spoke with him just before his win.
Feb 28, 2011 — Libya; Iraq; Wisconsin protesters; the Oscars