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Double for Benfica after Portuguese Cup win

Their report claims the City boss has always been interested in Ederson, 23, and paved the way for his arrival by releasing backup keeper Willy Caballero on Fri...


Tributes paid to the Allman Brothers Band star Gregg Allman

Allman played his last concert in October as health problems forced him to cancel other 2016 shows. After years of substance abuse, Allman contracted hep...


Fresh arrests in Manchester bombing raids, 13 in custody

The UK's terror threat level has been reduced from critical almost a week on from the Manchester Arena which killed 22 people . An investigation involving ...


Winners at the 2017 Cannes film festival

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 sophisticat...


Sofia Coppola Becomes Second Woman To Win Cannes Film Festival's Directing Prize

The jury prize went to Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev's " Loveless ". The Square , a Swedish-English drama, stars Claes Bang as a museum curator, E...


'Baywatch' is like 'The Avengers' on the beach: Zac Efron

Forbes Magazine's Scott Mendelson also disapproved of how Priyanka Chopra was not utilised well by the filmmakers. They're hilarious, they're loving, they'r...


WikiLeaks source Chelsea Manning released from prison

Download our Expert Edition e-book, Cyber: Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation. He was sentenced to 35 years in prison . October 2016: Manning's attorney...


Cannes 2017: Deepika Padukone ends her final walk with panache

The 17-year-old has fast become one of our style crushes, and she did not disappoint on this year's Cannes red carpet. On her way to the Cannes Film Festiv...


Cannes Film Festival winners revealed

The awards capped what had been an often disappointing festival characterised by a fairly weak feature-film competition, misfires from venerated auteurs and rum...


Swedish art gallery satire "The Square" wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

The Oscar-winning actress now has four productions featured at Cannes Film Festival , including The Beguiled , The Killing of a Sacred Deer , How to Talk ...


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

Collecting her award, the "Bling Ring" director thanked her father - "Apocalypse Now" director Francis Ford Coppola - for teaching her the tricks of the trade...


Flurry of new arrests as police close in on Manchester terror network

A Greater Manchester Police statement said: "We have made significant progress in this fast moving and complex investigation, working with the national counte...


Armed police vigilant at Great Manchester Run after atrocity at arena

They said Abedi was identified as the attacker within two hours of the bombing and detailed how the investigation had progressed. The number of hate crime inc...


Dangal beats baahubali 2

Aamir Khan starrer Dangal refuses to slow down at the China box office . All eyes are on Baahubali 2: The Conclusion's release in China. The movie whi...


Spurs maul Leicester as Kane hits four

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 goin...


Cork father describes horror of Manchester terror attack

Manchester police have stopped sharing investigative information with the USA until they are guaranteed an end to media leaks, a British official told The ...


Takuma Sato wins Indianapolis 500

McLaren boss Zak Brown raved about Alonso's first IndyCar race. It was an ironic end to the race, given the fact he chose to miss the Monaco Grand Prix due...


More arrests in Manchester attack; UK remains on high alert

Police on Saturday released security camera images of Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi on the night he massacred 22 people at a pop concert. This is ...


Balloons, not North Korean drone, prompted warning shots from South

On Monday, North Korea said it is ready to start mass-producing a new medium-range missile after a weekend test-launch confirmed its combat readiness. The Uni...


G.O.P. Candidate Cruises to Victory After Allegedly Assaulting Reporter

Gianforte reportedly " body slammed " Jacobs at the candidate's campaign headquarters after receiving being questioned about the GOP's ObamaCare replacement pla...


Cannes Palme d'Or goes to Ruben Ostlund's "The Square"

The first - and until now only - female victor of the prize was Soviet director Yuliya Ippolitovna Solntseva in 1961. Other winners included Best Actress...


We've got hold of large part of terror network after Manchester attack

British police arrested a man on Friday in the of suburb of Moss Side, the tenth person to be taken into custody in connection with Monday night's Manchester...


Southern rock legend, Gregg Allman, dies at 69

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 -...


Manchester police arrest man, 25, in bomb probe

Prime Minister Theresa May announced on Saturday that security officials made a decision to reduce threat level. A statement issued by the Greater Manche...


Diego Costa says he won't go to China, only to Atletico

The delay led to further doubts as to whether Wenger (right) could agree a deal with the Arsenal board, who have been pushing for significant changes in staff...


Cannes awards Palme d'Or to Ostlund's "The Square"

Phoenix wore sneakers on stage as he collected the prize. He said his leather shoes had been flown ahead of him. The Grand Prix was awarded to 120 Beats pe...


Aberdeen agonisingly close to spoiling the party for Celtic in classic final

BRENDAN RODGERS last night insisted the Invincible Treble was only just the start of his work at Celtic . Gordon is also excited about the possibility of join...


The Square wins the 2017 Cannes Film Festival Palme d'Or

Here are a few other notable awards: The coveted award for best director went to Sofia Coppola for her remake of Clint Eastwood's 1960s classic Beguiled s...


Ringling Bros. to stream final circus after 146-year run

The final "Greatest show on earth " was at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in NY on Sunday. Sunday's finale was a bittersweet moment for dozens of form...


Dissident Iranian director wins top Cannes prize

Only one woman has ever won the Palme d'Or in the festival's past 69 years. The president of the Cannes jury, Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar, praised the...


Luis Enrique leaves with feeling of mission accomplished

Messi scored the opening goal of Barca's third successive Cup triumph under Luis Enrique and played a crucial role in the strikes from Neymar and Paco...


Sato holds off Helio to give Andretti another Indy 500 win

One difference he noted between being part of the Andretti Autosport team and his experience with F1 teams was sharing information. Takuma Sato became the...


Cher Reacts to Death of Ex-Husband Greg Allman

While Gregg Allman's death closes a chapter on rock and roll history, perhaps it also means that the Allman brothers are once again making music together. Whe...


Who'll win? Cannes gears up for Palme d'Or prize night

Danish actor Claes Bang plays a museum director and divorced father of two young daughters who finds himself in an increasingly absurd set of predicaments. "I...


'Dead Men Tell No Tales' is a spirited tale for 'Pirates'

Jack is the key resource to the pair, but his life as a pirate is on the rocks and he becomes the target of a maniacal ghost pirate named Salazar ( Javi...