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Trudeau urges pope to apologise to Canada's indigenous peoples

Trudeau urges pope to apologise to Canada's indigenous peoples

Canadians want to press ahead with reconciliation in the wake of the residential school era, Justin Trudeau said Monday as he described his efforts to encourage Pope Francis to apologize for the Catholic Church's role in the tragedy. In the midst of it all, when the Pope stood for a picture with Trudeau and wife Sophie, we saw a face similar to when he met US President Donald Trump .



Swedish Drama "The Square" Wins Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Festival

Prior to Coppola, the last woman to receive the award for Best Director was Soviet filmmaker Yuliya Solntseva for The Chronicle of Flaming Years , way back in 1961. "The one thing I really took away from this experience was how the world views women". It stars Nicole Kidman as the headmistress and the Australian actress was given a 70th anniversary award to mark the fact she had three films and one TV series shown at this year's festival.


Zverev loses to Verdasco at French Open

Zverev loses to Verdasco at French Open

Madison Keys ended a four-match losing streak by winning on clay for the first time this year, beating Ashleigh Barty 6-3, 6-2 at the French Open . "I played a player who played incredibly well, who was inspired, and that's also something that I'm also very happy to be a part of because it gave me another opportunity to learn about myself and see the things that I can do better".



Swedish Art Gallery Satire 'The Square' Wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

The issue of representing women equally has plagued Cannes just as it has plagued Hollywood, with the festival reaching to include women directors but ultimately not achieving anything close to gender parity. Chastain called it "disturbing" that there had not been more meaty female roles among the 19 contenders for the Palme d'Or . The movie features Elisabeth Moss (" Mad Men ") and Dominic West (" The Wire ") in small roles viciously lampooning the self-important art world.


J.K Rowling completes Fantastic Beasts 2 script

J.K Rowling completes Fantastic Beasts 2 script

Author J.K. Rowling has completed work on the screenplay for the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them follow-up. Details are thin on the ground, but Rowling, who with the first Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them went from source author to screenwriter, has now revealed the script is done.


Foo Fighters play on in Napa Valley after sound is cut

Foo Fighters play on in Napa Valley after sound is cut

According to the San Francisco Chronicle , BottleRock implemented a strict 10:00 p.m. curfew after residential neighborhoods complained about the festival's sound during its inaugural edition in 2013. The band finished the song before bidding good night. Grohl's long monologues between songs added to the length of Foo Fighters " two-hour set, as did a "Happy Birthday' singalong for his wife, Jordyn Blum.