Beijing, ASEAN take step toward rules for South China Sea

A Chinese presence on the shoal is seen as the final point on a "strategic triangle" that would allow China to truly control the dispute waters, says Zhang. "Before there was a superpower underpinning ASEAN, which made it a more hard strategic calculus for China to play", says Davies. "He is selling us out", he said.

Salman Khan to replace Fawad Khan in KJo's next

Salman Khan to replace Fawad Khan in KJo's next

If recent reports are to be believed then Karan Johar is keen on signing superstar Salman Khan for the lead opposite Katrina Kaif. Earlier, the same film was to star Pakistani actor Fawad Khan along with Katrina, but with the ban on Pakistani actors during Ae Dil Hai Mushkil , that is not happening.

After 56 Years a Woman Won Best Director at Cannes

Art gallery satire The Square , about the curator of a museum filled with grotesquely pretentious conceptual art, has won the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival . Kidman wasn't at the French Rivera ceremony, but sent a video message from Nashville, saying she was "absolutely devastated" to miss the show. In accepting the prize, she acknowledged anyone who, like her character, "has survived an act of terrorism and who is trying to pick up the pieces and go on living after having lost ...

Oil Jumps as Saudi Arabia Voices Support for OPEC Deal Extension

Oil prices extended gains on Tuesday after top producers Saudi Arabia , Russia and Kuwait supported prolonging supply cuts until the end of March 2018 in an effort to drain a global glut. Financial traders have increased their stakes in the Brent and WTI markets as speculators are taking positions that either OPEC and Russia's effort to support prices will work out, or prices will drop again because of the surge in US supply.

Cannes Film Festival kicks off with head-turning red carpet style

For a look at more of the best-dressed stars at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival , check out the gallery below! Susan Sarandon has been snapped on the red carpet in Cannes just hours after she shared a risque 39-year-old throwback picture of herself at the same event.

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.