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by | May 29, 2017 | 17:35

Nicole Kidman has continued her domination at the Cannes Film Festival . The only other woman to be named " Best Director " in the festival's 70-year history was Soviet director Yuliya Solntseva , who won for The Chronicle of Flaming Years 56 years earlier.

by | May 29, 2017 | 17:16

Earlier on Sunday, police had conducted raids in Moss side area of Manchester and arrested the 25-year-old man. Abedi , a 22-year-old Briton of Libyan descent, killed 22 people and himself on May 22 at an Ariana Grande concert. Peter Hook, a member of seminal Manchester band New Order , was among the runners and said the tragedy had brought people together. "They picked the wrong people to mess with this time".

by | May 29, 2017 | 17:35

Israel quickly resorted to harsh punitive measures in its effort to break the strike, including transferring prisoners between prisons, subjecting leaders to solitary confinement , blocking visits by lawyers and confiscating personal belongings.

by | May 29, 2017 | 17:18

The actress told PeopleStyle in 2015 that her engagement to the Mr. Robot creator has been focused on sentimental details - including the story behind her ring. It's Emmy's second marriage - she was previously Wednesday to music executive Justin Siegel from 2008 to 2010, and she also dated Counting Crows frontman Adam Duritz.

by | May 29, 2017 | 16:55

Kate Middleton's younger sister Pippa Middleton married hedge-fund boss James Matthews at a quiet estate church in Berkshire. Since there were several hours to kill between the wedding ceremony itself and the evening reception, there was plenty of time for Prince Harry to make the short drive back to London to retrieve his girlfriend.

by | May 29, 2017 | 16:25

And the jury gave a special 70th-anniversary prize to Nicole Kidman , who appeared in four projects at Cannes this year, including The Beguiled and The Killing of a Sacred Deer . In its first surprise of the evening, the jury awarded a tie for screenplay to The Killing of a Sacred Deer (co-written by Yorgos Lanthimos and Efthimis Filippou ) and Lynne Ramsay for You Were Never Really Here .

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:44

The computer crash affected BA's booking system‚ baggage handling‚ mobile phone apps and check-in desks‚ leaving passengers facing long queues and confusion in airports or delays while planes were held on runways. Anyone who had their plane cancelled can rebook until the end of November or have a full refund, he added. It is already facing declining customer ratings following unpopular decisions made as it faces competition from low-priced airlines.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:01

Bruno Andrade, who works for O Jogo and Goal , is reporting this evening that the 23-year-old will become a City player this week. Manchester City will press ahead with plans to land Benfica goalkeeper Ederson this week as Pep Guardiola ramps up the club's recruitment drive.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:17

The band's lead singer and keyboardist, Allman was one of the principal architects of a taut, improvisatory fusion of blues , jazz, country and rock that - streamlined by inheritors like Lynyrd Skynyrd and the Marshall Tucker Band - became the Southern rock of the 1970s.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:00

Six additional arrests were made in Britain on Wednesday as the sprawling investigation extended to Libya, where Abedi's father and 18-year-old brother were detained in Tripoli. In 2011, Abedi returned to Libya during the mass uprising that descended into a civil war and ended with Gadhafi's ouster and death. Ariana Grande has suspended the European leg of her Dangerous Woman Tour following the terrorist bombing after her concert at the Manchester Arena on Monday.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:47

The accompanying police statement said one of the last places he went to was a "city centre flat and from there he left to make his way to the Manchester Arena ", where the attack took place. Grande promised to return to "the incredibly courageous city of Manchester" for a benefit concert to raise money for the bombing victims and their families.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:54

The 49-year-old actress, who had four films screening at the annual event, was awarded a special prize to celebrate the festival's 70th year. In her first film role in her native German, Hollywood star and former model Diane Kruger swapped her usually glamorous image to play a mother who vows revenge after her ethnic Kurdish husband and son are killed in a neo-Nazi attack.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:42

Eight suspects are now in detention on United Kingdom soil in connection with the blast, for which ISIS has claimed responsibility. Trump, who has previously criticized leaks within his own administration, said the Manchester bombing leaks were " deeply troubling ".

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:05

Police on Saturday released security camera images of Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi on the night he massacred 22 people at a pop concert. Before kickoff, Prince William laid a wreath in memory of the victims alongside Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham. Bomber Salman Abedi, a 22-year-old Briton of Libyan descent, killed 22 people and himself on May 22 at an Ariana Grande concert.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:35

He then adds after a follow-up, "You know what, I'm going to start filming it probably in the next year". Rumours have been swirling for a while now about a Top Gun 2 , with a possible storyline even leaking previous year. Cruise, who is now promoting his upcoming re-boot of The Mummy , has been dodging questions about the long-discussed sequel to the 1986 film for years.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:15

British filmmaker Lynne Ramsay was the joint victor of best screenplay for You Were Never Really Here , for which Joaquin Phoenix was named best actor. To those "who have to go on living" after losing someone, she said, "please know you are not forgotten". She sent a message honouring, among others, her mother and father, director Francis Ford Coppola who made "The Godfather" trilogy.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:51

Joaquin Phoenix was named best actor for his portrayal of a psychologically damaged hitman in You Were Never Really Here by Lynne Ramsay, who shared the prize for best screenplay with the writers of The Killing of a Sacred Deer, Yorgos Lanthimos and Efthimis Filippou .

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:49

He said: "I can direct you now, after all I won the Palme d'Or ". Coppola won best director for " The Beguiled ", her remake of Don Siegel's 1971 Civil War drama. Earlier at the Cannes Film Festival , Hollywood star Nicole Kidman also took aim at sexism in the movie industry. Sofia, in fact, first appeared in The Godfather: she is the baby in the iconic baptism scene.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:56

Baywatch is one of the least rated films at the USA box office, with 42 reviews, it has a 14% "rotten" ratings on Rotten Tomatoes' tomatometer. Priyanka Chopra is back in the United States after a brief break in India, and is spending much of her time promoting her maiden Hollywood movie Baywatch .

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:31

Manning served those seven years out of her 35-year sentence in an all-male military prison, despite requests to be transferred to a civilian prison. In a statement to ABC News , Manning said she appreciated the support she had received from people all over the world. The US Army has previously confirmed Manning will remain an active duty soldier, although in an unpaid status.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:25

Jaden Smith is NOT happy with the Four Seasons Hotel and he wants the world to know about it. The actor went on a Twitter rant on Saturday, accusing the Four Seasons Toronto of serving him cheese-infused pancakes and kicking him out of his room.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:19

She exuded elegance and sophistication as she strutted down the red carpet amidst a sea of shutterbugs and celebrities on Thursday. But while the 70-year-old actress doesn't read the Internet's reactions to her assortment of super glamorous ( and revealing !) looks, in an exclusive interview with PEOPLE she did admit she's learned a whole lot since her first time attending the Cannes Film Festival .

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:28

Some reports said she was a screenplay writer and ad film-maker. The lady, who'd left for work on her two-wheeler, never showed up at office, and has been missing ever since. "There were no problems at home", says Gaanam's 19-year-old cousin Priyanka. She lives with her aunt in Chennai . She has been with us from when she was 10 years old.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:22

The Russian film Loveless by Andrey Zvyagintsev, director of the celebrated Leviathan , was given the Jury Prize. However, Smith expounded that together with fellow jury member Park Chan-wook, both are pitching Cannes chiefs Thierry Fremaux and Pierre Lescure on a coalition at the festival that will spotlight films "by women, people of color and communities that don't have access to this vibrant community" said Smith.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:55

Mr Trump, who is making his first visit to Israel as U.S. president, said: "I never mentioned the word or the nameIsrael in that conversation". We believe you're willing. On Tuesday, he will meet with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas; on Wednesday, at the Vatican, he will meet with Pope Francis, who criticized Trump's plans to build a wall as un-Christian.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:05

Before today's race, Sato's most memorable moment came in the 2012 Indianapolis 500 . But Takuma Sato is not like most drivers . The guy who had never finished better than 13th in the worldwide sweepstakes, but had challenged Dario Franchitti for the lead on the final lap in 2012, only to hit the wall after Franchitti slammed the door shut in Turn 1, had everything go right this time .

by | May 29, 2017 | 12:27

The film's satire and exploration of moral dilemmas culminated in one of the festival's most eye-catching scenes. "It's clever. It's witty". Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar presided over the competition jury that included Smith, German director Maren Ade, Chinese actress Fan Bingbing, Italian director Paolo Sorrentino, American actress Jessica Chastain and South Korean director Park Chan-wook.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:28

Although members of the jury said she was the first woman to win that prize, the history books show that Soviet director Yuliya Solntseva won it in 1961. Sofia Coppola won best director for " The Beguiled ", Joaquin Phoenix was named best actor for " You Were Never Really Here " and Diane Kruger best actress for German language movie " In the Fade ".

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:30

Greater Manchester Police said a 25-year-old man had been detained on suspicion of terror offences in the Old Trafford area. On Saturday , Prime Minister Theresa May lowered the threat level from its highest rating "critical", meaning an attack could be imminent, to "severe".

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:25

Authorities say they've made significant progress in unravelling the plot behind the terrorist attack. Salman Abedi , a 22-year-old Briton of Libyan descent, died in Monday's explosion, which killed 22 others and wounded almost 120 as crowds were leaving an Ariana Grande concert.

by | May 29, 2017 | 12:13

But Romelu Lukaku (24) and Alexis Sanchez (23) are both in with a chance of winning the award for Everton and Arsenal respectively, with the pair going head to head at the Emirates Stadium in their last game of the season. Leicester boss Craig Shakespeare: "The disappointing thing for me when they scored their third is that I didn't see enough desire from my team and it really drained us of any belief".

by | May 29, 2017 | 12:30

A 16-year-old boy who had been arrested has been released without charge, police said. He praised the "incredible response" from the public, who he said refused to be divided after such an attack. Ariana Grande says she will return to Manchester to hold a benefit gig for victims of the suicide bombing at her concert . To meet the friends they've made online, to express themselves.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:23

The 67-year-old also became the FA Cup's most successful manager as he claimed a seventh winners' medal. "You can not be in this job (if you are not forgiving)". I know that I have a chance to be called if I'm playing well and at a high level, and that's something I want. Many expected the Germany global to be off the pace against Diego Costa, Eden Hazard and the like, but he hardly put a foot wrong after featuring in a back-three for the first time in his career.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:19

President Donald Trump at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels later in the day. "I will make clear to President Trump that intelligence that is shared between our law enforcement agencies must remain secure", she said in a televised statement .

by | May 29, 2017 | 12:31

That pushed Howard to the outside of the track. "I mean, at the Long Beach 2013, I went back to Japan and did a press conference", Sato said. "He pushed me out into the marbles (the slick part of the track)". It was also the second straight year that an Andretti Autosport driver won "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing", following Alexander Rossi in 2016, and the team's fifth overall in the race.