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Arts&Culture 'It's disturbing': Jessica Chastain on the portrayal of women in films
Author: 0 'It's disturbing': Jessica Chastain on the portrayal of women in films

This is, of course, not surprising to hear, but it is inspiring to see Chastain make a serious criticism about the films in such a public manner to her peers. Chastain's comments come as Cannes awarded Best Director to Sofia Coppola for The Beguiled-only the second female director to ever win-and Lynne Ramsay nabbed a historic win for screenwriting for You Were Never Here .

Author: 0 Trump on Offensive as Kushner in Trouble

Trump, who had been uncharacteristically quiet on Twitter during his nine-day trip overseas, furiously dismissed the allegations of Russian Federation ties as "fake news" and "fabricated lies". 2016 presidential election. USA representative Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, said such secret channels may be used in situations including peace talks with the Taliban in Afghanistan or for the release of American hostages.

Arts&Culture Is all well between Kareena Kapoor and Karan Johar?
Author: 0 Is all well between Kareena Kapoor and Karan Johar?

And lived her days in pregnancy. She was an inspiration to women, proving they can everything during the pregnancy period. During a media event when Kareena was asked how she plans to balance her work and motherhood, Kareena told IANS: "I have always balanced my work and my marriage".

Arts&Culture Prabhas to Marry This Industrialist's Granddaughter?
Author: 0 Prabhas to Marry This Industrialist's Granddaughter?

Reports are rife that Prabhas is all set to tie the knot with a cement company heir. Eros International is reportedly offering Rs. 400 crore for the theatrical rights of Prabhas' movie Saaho and this price is bigger than that of the distribution rights of Baahubali 2 .

Arts&Culture Ariana Grande Will Perform Benefit Concert in Manchester for Attack Victims
Author: 0 Ariana Grande Will Perform Benefit Concert in Manchester for Attack Victims

Though ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack , Abedi's links to the group, and whether he ever traveled to the terrorists' territory, are unclear. "I condemn anyone who says I belong to the LIFG, but I praise them", Abedi said. USA and British intelligence officials have said that the explosive had a level of sophistication that suggested a larger network.

Author: 0 Manuel Noriega, former Panama dictator, dies aged 83

But Panama wanted Noriega to return to face in-absentia convictions and two prison terms of 20 years for embezzlement, corruption and murder of opponents, including military commander Moises Giroldi, who led a failed rebellion on October 3, 1989, and Hugo Spadafora, whose decapitated body was found in a mailbag on the border with Costa Rica in 1985.

Arts&Culture Man reaches 88 mph in DeLorean, receives ticket
Author: 0 Man reaches 88 mph in DeLorean, receives ticket

A California man was ticketed for going the exact speed, in the exact auto, that broke the space-time continuum in the movie " Back to the Future ". White, a professed " Back to the Future " fan, says he couldn't resist hitting time-travel speed, especially with his mother urging him on.

Arts&Culture Underused Indian goddess: Critics hate Baywatch but not Priyanka Chopra
Author: 0 Underused Indian goddess: Critics hate Baywatch but not Priyanka Chopra

Directed by Seth Gordon, Baywatch will be released on May 25 all over, while the film will be released in India on June 2 this year. As the reviews of Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron-starrer Baywatch , which releases today in the U.S. Chopra also told Quinn how her life took an unexpected turn after getting trained to become an engineer when her mom entered her in a beauty pageant.

Arts&Culture 'Justice League' Producer On 'Aquaman's Place In The DCEU Timeline
Author: 0 'Justice League' Producer On 'Aquaman's Place In The DCEU Timeline

What makes a little Wonder Woman a kind of prequel to the film and the rest of the DCEU, building bridges and connections between the past and the present. This reluctant ruler of Atlantis, caught between a surface world constantly ravaging the sea and Atlanteans looking to lash out in revolt, is committed to protecting the entire globe.

Arts&Culture Film director Dasari Narayana Rao dead
Author: 0 Film director Dasari Narayana Rao dead

At the time however, he had shown positive signs of recovery and went on to celebrate his 75th birthday in an elaborate manner on 4th May. Dasari Narayana Rao directed 151 movies and produced a few more and has had the distinction of working with stalwarts like N.T.

Author: 0 Daniel Craig and Pierce Brosnan pay tribute

He landed an MGM studio contract but only had supporting roles during the 1950s. He also played alongside Tony Curtis in the 1970s crime series The Persuaders. Offscreen, Moore was well known for his charitable endeavours, including an association with UNICEF that lasted over two decades. He was awarded a knighthood in 2003 for his work with the organization.

Arts&Culture Megadeth Perform 'Outshined' as Tribute to Chris Cornell
Author: 0 Megadeth Perform 'Outshined' as Tribute to Chris Cornell

A full autopsy has not been completed yet. "There is no additional information at this time", it said . Accounts of Chris Cornell's last concert in Detroit describe the singer's erratic behavior on stage, offering insight into the last moments before he was found dead at his hotel's restroom after the concert .

Author: 0 Tyga not a bad person: Kim Kardashian

AC: When you went into that marriage [with Humphries]? 'I told her I dressed as a woman, and she knew I did, because I did it several times in front of her after we were married'. "So, I'm done. I've never been so angry and disappointed in somebody in my whole life". Does anything get under your skin? The pair had discussed Kanye's hit, " Famous " before its release, because the rapper wanted to get permission from Taylor to use the lyrics, "I feel like me and Taylor might still have ...

Arts&Culture Ariana Grande Plans To Hold Benefit Concert Following Manchester Arena Bombing
Author: 0 Ariana Grande Plans To Hold Benefit Concert Following Manchester Arena Bombing

She concluded her letter once again acknowledging the victims of the attack. Ariana Grande confirmed she will return to Manchester following the terrorist attack at her concert Monday. At least 59 other people were injured. Offering to help those in need, the 23-year old singer said that she will give everything she possibly can, should any one need her help.

Author: 0 Nicole Kidman honoured with special Cannes Film Festival prize

Two-time Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain said she and other members of the jury led by Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodóvar wrestled Sunday with "a very hard choice". The film was a deeply personal project for director Robin Campillo , who was himself an activist in the French branch of the group that helped shame the world into action.

Author: 0 Jessica Chastain calls out 'disturbing' representation of women

One of the quirks of Cannes is that some of the talent has already packed their bags and left before the prizes are handed out (This year's Best Director victor was The Beguiled helmer Sofia Coppola , who couldn't be there in person either).

Arts&Culture Trudeau Invites Pope To Canada For Church Apology To Indigenous Peoples
Author: 0 Trudeau Invites Pope To Canada For Church Apology To Indigenous Peoples

Trudeau told reporters on Monday. Justin Trudeau, a Catholic, arrived in the Vatican this morning and met the Pope inside the Vatican's apostolic palace where the pair had a 36-minute private discussion. The prime minister also gave the Pope a set of books known as the Jesuit Relations, which Trudeau called "an essential tool for historians to understand the early years and stories of Jesuit missionaries documenting the origins of Canada".

Arts&Culture Konta out of French Open
Author: 0 Konta out of French Open

Seventh seed Johanna Konta crashed out in the first round of Roland Garros when she lost in three sets against Hsieh Su-Wei of Taiwan in Paris on Tuesday. Svitolina is coming off the Rome title two weeks ago and is an outside favorite in Paris , where she made it to the quarterfinals two years ago.

Author: 0 Cannes 2017: Bella Hadid's Wardrobe Malfunction Is Jaw Droppinly SHOCKING!

And even off the red carpet, the actress has attracted the world's attention. Thurman embraced the elegance of the festival wearing a full-length pink satin skirt and jewelled black sandals. Hadid posted a picture of the three of them together on her Instagram page to her 12.9 million followers, kneeling on the deck of what appears to be a luxury liner.

Arts&Culture 'Alien: Covenant' edges 'Guardians' at weekend box office
Author: 0 'Alien: Covenant' edges 'Guardians' at weekend box office

That film ended up collecting $400 million worldwide. The eight " Alien " movies have brought in $552 million domestically, starting with the original film "Aliens" in 1986. Beauty and the Beast (US$2.4 million); the film is now in the all-time top-10 worldwide. But after falling in love with a neighbor (Nick Robinson), she begins doubting her diagnosis.

Author: 0 John Boyega on what to expect from Finn in 'The Last Jedi'

The other covers include Driver, John Boyega , Daisy Ridley and Mark Hamill , all taken by Annie Leibovitz . But Johnson said the Luke/Rey relationship is not totally analogous to the Yoda/Luke relationship. Kathleen, the President of LucasFilms, has said she made the promise to returning star Carrie Fisher prior to her death, after her co-stars Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill took centre stage in the first two films in the rebooted trilogy.

Author: 0 Theresa May struggles during TV interview

Her assessment garnered more than 9,000 retweets. "Saying you're going to be a bloody hard woman right at the start of the negotiations tends to make sure you do get a bad deal rather than working with partners across Europe". Facing harsh questioning from Jeremy Paxman, May defended her about-face on Brexit. Mrs May was asked about the Tories' planned reforms to the way social care is funded, with a man in the audience describing the changes as a "dementia tax".

Author: 0 Tiger Woods blames DUI arrest on reaction to medications

The 14-time major champion says in a statement that alcohol wasn't involved. 'What happened was an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications . In his statement, the golfer apologized to family, friends and fans. The 41-year-old Woods has undergone multiple back surgeries and hasn't played competitive golf since he was forced to pull out of the Dubai Desert Classic in February.

Arts&Culture Paddington 2 gets first trailer
Author: 0 Paddington 2 gets first trailer

Get ready for Paddington 2, in theaters early 2018. The film was released in late 2014 and earned nearly $270 million worldwide. It was such a delight to see his first big screen adventure embraced by audiences around the world, and I couldn't be more excited about Hugh and Brendan joining the cast to bring his next outing to life.

Author: 0 Wilmington National Cemetery holds annual Memorial Day service

There is no memorial to its fallen on the National Mall, even though as many USA soldiers died in six months of combat as were killed during the entire Vietnam War, he said. Jim Campbell is the Post Commander of American Legion's Howland Post 700, "So when I get a young man in here that is 22 years old and he comes to a meeting with veterans that are 65, 70 years old there's a disconnect".

Author: 0 WWE Extreme Rules 2017 adds a mixed tag team match

Be back here tomorrow for the full Best and Worst of Raw column . They continued to deny their involvement. Titus O'Neil won via pinfall with a victory roll pin and a handful of tights. Before Neville defends his Cruiserweight Championship in a Submission Match against Austin Aries , both men face each other along with their respective allies.

Author: 0 Scott Disick cosies up to Sofia Richie

But now, even if he wanted to, Kourtney won't let him see the kids unless he shapes up". Scott felt he was on the verge of getting back with her and then learned she's been seeing Younes on and off since October. She cares for and respects the father of her children, but romantically.it's just over". So, who EXACTLY knows what's going on between these two...

Author: 0 Trump son-in-law tried to set up secret communications with Russian Federation?

The Washington Post and New York Times reported on the discussions earlier Friday. United States media, citing intelligence officials, said that Russia's ambassador to Washington , Sergey Kislyak, told Moscow that Mr Kushner had discussed establishing a secure communication channel using Russian diplomatic facilities, to ensure that those conversations were not monitored.

Arts&Culture Priyanka Chopra Is 'Clinically Unused,' 'Untapped' In 'Baywatch,' Say International Critics
Author: 0 Priyanka Chopra Is 'Clinically Unused,' 'Untapped' In 'Baywatch,' Say International Critics

Baywatch also stars Zac Efron, Priyanka Chopra , and Alexandra Daddario, and hits cinemas this week. He told Variety magazine: "We have an fantastic story already". Johnson is already set to team up with Jason Statham for a Fast & Furious spinoff . However, they didn't have many good things to say about the film, that is an adaptation of a TV show by the same name, that used to air in the '90s.

Arts&Culture Ariana Grande announces benefit concert in Manchester for victims of attack
Author: 0 Ariana Grande announces benefit concert in Manchester for victims of attack

Today, Grande responded at length to the tragedy in a letter to her fans that she posted on social media. "Until the work is completed, the station will remain closed". Azhar Mahmoud, who prays at the mosque in south Manchester, said it was "horrible" that the bomber was associated with it. Corbyn's speech reflects the view that Britain's actions overseas are at least in part responsible for the increase in extremist attacks.

Arts&Culture Mom sentenced in Australian court for drowning 3 children
Author: 0 Mom sentenced in Australian court for drowning 3 children

Akon Guode, 37, is due to be sentenced on Tuesday in the Victorian Supreme Court after earlier pleading guilty to the infanticide of her one-year-old son and the murders of her four-year-old twins in 2015. Prosecutors are not seeking a life sentence for Guode, who could be deported to her home country of Sudan after finishing her jail term. Guode came to Australia in 2006 after fleeing the civil war in Sudan, where she was raped after witnessing her husband's murder during a military raid on ...

Arts&Culture My career is never dependent on somebody else's: Priyanka
Author: 0 My career is never dependent on somebody else's: Priyanka

Some bikini photos of the diva had made their way into the social media, and Priyanka certainly nailed it with her hotness. I love you guys! Dwayne Johnson works a hectic schedule with several Hollywood offerings on his plate, however, still finds the time to make WWE appearances for the millions and millions of the Rock's fans.

Author: 0 Philippines at a grave risk of "contamination" by Isis

The military offensive began on Tuesday, when the government tried to capture Isnilon Hapilon , a senior leader with Abu Sayyaf , a gang that kidnaps for ransom . Ano also said foreign fighters were believed to be inside, but he was more cautious. "The main goal of the offensive is to suppress the lawlessness and to maintain normalcy in Marawi so that our people here, our countrymen, can return, especially by Ramadan".

Arts&Culture 'Baywatch' star Priyanka Chopra meets PM Modi in Berlin
Author: 0 'Baywatch' star Priyanka Chopra meets PM Modi in Berlin

Baywatch , which will mark the Hollywood debut of Priyanka Chopra , is to be dubbed and released in Tamil , Telugu and Hindi in India. We are sure, Priyanka Chopra, the global Idol also had her many fan girl moments throughout her career, on camera off camera, but meeting Prime Minister would be one topping the list.

Arts&Culture All The Details On Pippa Middleton And James Matthews' Wedding Reception
Author: 0 All The Details On Pippa Middleton And James Matthews' Wedding Reception

Traditionally, etiquette and fashion experts advise against wearing black to weddings, with some cultures believing it is bad luck. Matthew and Pippa briefly dated in 2012 but became serious a year ago. Pippa Middleton pulled a Kate when she recycled a dainty pair of earrings that she first wore on her big sister's wedding day - and we couldn't think of a more sentimental "something old" for her special day.

Arts&Culture Iran's Rouhani wins a second term
Author: 0 Iran's Rouhani wins a second term

Al-Jubeir declined to comment on Rouhani's reelection, although he did say that they will continue to consider their policy on Iran based on Iran's deeds. "The big obstacles remain, which is financing and the movement of money, and that's the next big challenge", he says, referring to the fact that, despite the easing of sanctions, global banks have refrained from dealing with Iran business at all, anxious of falling foul of U.S.

Author: 0 'Greatest Show on Earth' takes its final bow after 146 years

He drove from his home in CT for the final show at 7 p.m. Sunday, the last of about 350 Ringling performances he has attended. Before Feld Entertainment, there was Phineas Taylor Barnum's traveling show of animals and human oddities, and the five Ringling brothers' juggling act and skits in Wisconsin in the late 1800s.

Author: 0 Manchester bomber Abedi told mom 'forgive me' before attack

The premier said soldiers, who were patrolling streets, would be withdrawn gradually from Monday. Greater Manchester Police chief Ian Hopkins and Neil Basu, the national coordinator of counterterrorism policing, urged people to contact police if they had information about Abedi's movements between May 18 and Monday night.

Arts&Culture Trump Seemingly Downplays Allegations Against Kushner About Russia
Author: 0 Trump Seemingly Downplays Allegations Against Kushner About Russia

Comey as FBI director. Earlier this month, reports said that Mr. Trump told Russian diplomats that firing "nut job" FBI Director James Comey relieved "great pressure" on him, and that a senior adviser in his White House is a significant person of interest in the FBI's investigation into Russian election meddling.

Arts&Culture Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington
Author: 0 Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington

John Kelly's son, Robert, who was killed in action during a tour in Afghanistan . "Chris sacrificed his life to protect his fellow soldiers and to protect all Americans", Trump said . Trump has been feeling particularly aggrieved in recent weeks by federal and congressional investigations into contacts between his associates and Russian government officials, including news reports that Jared Kushner , his son-in-law and top White House adviser, proposed establishing secret back-channel ...

Author: 0 Pittsburgh coach's challenge is first in Stanley Cup Final

Pittsburgh jumped out to a 3-0 lead after one period, But the Penguins were then outscored by Nashville 3-0 since their last shot, with 17 seconds remaining in the first. He joined Maurice Richard, Dino Ciccarelli, Claude Lemieux, Jeremy Roenick and Brad Marchand as the only rookies to score 10 or more goals in a playoff year.

Arts&Culture Strong earthquake shakes Indonesia's Sulawesi island
Author: 0 Strong earthquake shakes Indonesia's Sulawesi island

An natural disaster struck Indonesia's western Aceh province in December, killing more than 100 people, injuring many more and leaving tens of thousands homeless. To read this article in one of Houston's most-spoken languages, click on the button below. Imam Faturrachman, a scientist with Indonesia's Meteorology and Geophysics Agency, said the land-based quake did not have the potential to cause a tsunami.

Arts&Culture Police arrest another suspect in Manchester terror probe
Author: 0 Police arrest another suspect in Manchester terror probe

The first arrest made in Britain on Tuesday was reported by British and US media to be Abedi's older brother. The Didsbury Mosque in Manchester, UK had expelled Salman Abedi , the suicide bomber at an Ariana Grande concert on Monday, for berating a cleric delivering an anti-Islamic State (IS) message.

Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino delivers defiant message to Tottenham doubters over player sales

Inevitably, Europe's top clubs will be considering mega-money bids for Kane in the close season, but Pochettino has no intention of selling his prize asset at any cost. Kane got his hat-trick with one minute of regulation time remaining, cutting inside from the left and finishing powerfully on the near post before he added his fourth in the 92nd minute to go two goals clear of Romelu Lukaku in the Premier League goal-scoring charts.