Entertainment


British Airways doesn't blame Indian firm for flight disruption

All flights operated from Gatwick on Sunday, but more than one-third of BA's schedule out of Heathrow, mostly short-haul flights, were cancelled. The airline claimed it was making "good progress" in recovering from the worldwide IT glitch.



NEW BOMBSHELL: Jared Kushner Wanted Secret Communications Channel With Russia

Mr. Kushner's involvement in the proposed back channel was first reported by The Washington Post , which said he proposed using Russian diplomatic facilities for the discussions, apparently to make them more hard to monitor. Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn also attended the meeting with Kushner, the Post reported, citing USA officials. "It allows you to communicate in a discreet manner".



Manchester attack: Shocking pictures of bomber's home-made nail bomb are leaked

Ahmed bin Salem, the spokesman of a Libyan anti-terror force, says the father of Salman Abedi , Hashim, was detained yesterday. He was born in Manchester in 1994 to parents of Libyan birth and raised in Britain. Ian Hopkins, Greater Manchester police chief constable revealed Wednesday that suicide bomber Salman Abedi was nearly certainly part of a terror network.



Cannes 2017: Swedish comedy 'The Square' is surprise Cannes victor

Sofia Coppola picked up best director for her remake of the American Civil War thriller " The Beguiled ", starring Colin Farrell as a soldier who bewitches several Southern women including Nicole Kidman . Kruger took home the trophy for her performance in German drama 'In the Fade , ' directed by Fatih Akin. He said, according to the BBC: "I think my first reaction was "oh my God, how fantastic".



'The Square' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

The movie centres on Claes' character Christian, who runs a gallery that is preparing to stage a new exhibition. Diane Kruger was named best actress and Joaquin Phoenix best actor as the festival celebrated its 70th anniversary. She played a German woman whose son and Turkish husband are killed in a bomb attack. The actor wore sneakers on stage as he collected the prize. BPM [Beats Per Minute ] won the Grand Prix and Loveless earned the Jury Prize .



Sofia Coppola takes directing prize at Cannes

Judging by the string of films she starred in at Cannes , it comes as little surprise (does this woman ever sleep?!). The jury opted to split the prize in two, dividing it between Ramsay for You Were Never Really Here and Lanthimos for The Killing Of A Sacred Deer , a suburban thriller starring Colin Farrell and Nicole Kidman .