• Manchester attack: Police arrest 25-year-old in Old Trafford

    Manchester attack: Police arrest 25-year-old in Old Trafford

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    Grande tweeted after the bombing she was "broken" by the attack by British-born Salman Abedi that was claimed by Islamic State . Meanwhile, a total of 13 arrests have been made while two of the suspects have been released. "We are making good progress with the companies who have put in place end to end encryption". "Of course people will want to look afterwards to see whether there are signals that could have been learnt, how could we do this better", she said.
  • Ostlund's "The Square" wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

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    The best director award went to Sofia Coppola for The Beguiled , a drama about an injured soldier taken in by a girls' boarding school during the American Civil War - only the second time the prize has gone to a woman. "It's very much a part of my contribution now, is being able to say, pretty much every 18 months, I'm making a movie with a female director", the actress told the Sydney Morning Herald .
  • Cannes 2017: Swedish satire film 'The Square' wins Palme d'Or

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    The film, which stars Nicole Kidman , Kirsten Dunst , Elle Fanning and Colin Farrell , follows a group of students and teacher at an all girls boarding school who seek revenge on a Yankee solider. She played a German woman whose son and Turkish husband are killed in a bomb attack. Best screenplay: Lynne Ramsay and Yorgos Lanthimos . Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev's Loveless , a drama about how society is struggling under Vladimir Putin, took the "Jury Prize", considered third ...
  • Palestinian prisoners in Israel jails end hunger strike

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    The hunger striking Palestinian detainees in various Israeli prisons have suspended their hunger strike, on Saturday at dawn, after a 20-hour session of talks, led by imprisoned legislator Marwan Barghouthi, and other senior political prisoners, with the Israeli Prison Authority.
  • Meghan Markle and Prince Harry didn't sit together at Pippa Middleton's wedding

    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry didn't sit together at Pippa Middleton's wedding

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    The Duchess of Cambridge's sister, who Wednesday James Matthews Saturday in a handsome English ceremony, jetted off to her honeymoon after the celebrations wrapped, stopping for a layover in Los Angeles' LAX. "They had a wonderful time at Kate and William's wedding", a source told The Sun . Middleton changed into her second dress of the day for the occasion- a floor-length v-neck gown with sparkle details - and the dancing went on into the early hours.
  • Ederson has been linked to Manchester City

    Ederson has been linked to Manchester City

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    City have already confirmed Willy Caballero will leave the club as Guardiola prepares to build a squad for the next season. A deal for the 23-year-old is complicated with claims of third-party ownership which need to be resolved, with his economic rights shared between Benfica, former club Rio Ave and Gestifute.
  • The Allman Brothers founder Gregg Allman has died at age 69

    The Allman Brothers founder Gregg Allman has died at age 69

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    The next few years saw the Allman Brothers become arguably the most popular American band in the country. In this March, all his concerts were cancelled till the end of the year. In fact, I was about to call him to check and see how he was when I got the call. "But listen, he's there". Cher has led the tributes to Gregg Allman , her former husband who passed away over the weekend.
  • Armed police vigilant at Great Manchester Run after atrocity at arena

    Armed police vigilant at Great Manchester Run after atrocity at arena

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    Two have been released without charge, while 12 men remain in custody for questioning. The scale of the challenge has emerged in the aftermath of the Manchester suicide bombing that claimed 22 lives and injured 119 others. On Saturday night, police issued CCTV stills of Abedi, bespectacled and casually clothed, in a plea for information about his movements between May 18 and the attack.
  • 'The Square' bags Palme D'Or, Sofia Coppola Best Director at Cannes

    'The Square' bags Palme D'Or, Sofia Coppola Best Director at Cannes

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    Actress Diane Kruger with her Best Actress award for her role in the film " In The Fade " poses for photographers during the awards ceremony at the 70th worldwide film festival, Cannes , southern France. Hailed as a "powerhouse performance" by Variety magazine, Kruger said the role had taken a huge emotional toll. She sent a message honouring, among others, her mother and father, director Francis Ford Coppola who made "The Godfather" trilogy.
  • Swedish Comedy "The Square" Receives Palme d'Or at Cannes

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    But after he reacts foolishly to the theft of his phone, the father of two finds himself dragged into shameful situations. "They are real heroes who saved many lives", he said, his voice breaking. Gender inequality is one that's present on every level of the industry: from blockbuster cinema, to the glitz of the Academy Awards, to the European sophistication of the Cannes Film Festival .
  • Priyanka Chopra reveals details of Ranveer Singh

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    Efron himself joked on Twitter that there would be a " Baywatch 2" "right before 3". " Baywatch " starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Zac Efron was supposed to be a bit hit this summer but critics refuse to throw it a lifeline. So there's this one scene in the film, it's the funniest thing. "So [Dwayne and I] kiss in the movie, and one day my fiancé and I were walking down the street with iced coffees and he stopped in his tracks", she says.