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Suspected Manchester bomber's father, brother held in Libya

The Queen met some of the injured at Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, and mingled with staff who had toiled through the night after the attack to save the victims' lives. They said both brothers belonged to the Daesh terror group, while the father once belonged to a now-disbanded militant group with alleged ties to Al Qaeda.

Manchester bomber said 'forgive me' before blast, says relative

He reportedly was in contact with family members just before the attack. British police on Saturday released surveillance-camera images of the Manchester concert bomber on the night of the attack as they appealed for more information about his final days.

Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan starrer 'Thugs of Hindostan' logo out!

The film will be produced under the banner of Yash Raj Films and will be directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya. Well, we can tell you that it definitely will kickstart its first schedule on June 5 in Malta, set off the coast of Southern Europe and in close proximity to Tunisia and Libya.

Priyanka Chopra to get Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award

None other than, Priyanka Chopra . Priyanka has achieved worldwide acclaim in the past few years. In spite of a dip in ratings of Season 2, Quantico has been renewed for another season on ABC Network this year. "She has consented for the same". She made a debut as a producer of the Marathi box-office hit, Ventilator . "This compelled us to introduce this fresh category in the awards", Dadasaheb Phalke Academy and Award Committee chairman Ganesh Jain was quoted while interacting with ...

Salman Khan turns saviour for Kapil Sharma and his show?

These two months extension is a relief to Kapil and his fans. As it is believed that with Salman Khan as the host, a program named "Dus Ka Dham" will be aired instead of Kapil's show. Will the TRPs go up once again? With the constant drop in the Television Rating Points (TRPs) every week, the once top-rated comedy show, The Kapil Sharma Show , has been experimenting with new ways to entertain viewers.

Babes Wodumo lashes out at #SAMA23

The track has almost 6 million views on YouTube. She went on to allege that record labels, as well as artists, "buy" awards they don't deserve. I even got an global nomination from BET awards but not even one award here at home. Twitter went insane with the hashtags #Wololo and #Dololo, and it trended over the weekend with fans expressing their outrage. Fellow kwaito star, Mapitsha rushed to her defence , saying the industry is undermining her.

More arrests made in Manchester concert bombing case

Abedi blew himself up at a concert by pop star Ariana Grande at Manchester Arena last week, killing 22 people and leaving 119 injured. Counter-terror officers stormed addresses in Gorton, Rusholme and Moss Side and explosions were reported at several of the searches, but police would not comment on whether controlled blasts were used to gain entry.

ARM launches Cortex A55, A75 processors, focus on deep machine learning

One of the major upgrades in DynamicIQ architecture is the ability to mix different CPUs in a cluster. With a maximum of eight cores in a cluster, it's now possible, for example, to have seven "Little" A55 cores and one "Big" A75. ARM today announced DynamIQ technology that will change the multi-core ARM experience across a greater range of devices from edge to cloud across a secure, common platform.

Bella Thorne furious at Scott Disick

Disick arrived in Cannes on Monday, had a PDA-filled poolside rendezvous with Famous in Love star Bella Thorne on Wednesday, then made out with former fling Chloe Bartoli on Thursday. "Just so everyone can get their panties out of their a**es, Scott and I are just homies #relax", so Richie tweeted to her fans, denying that she and Disick are dating.

Fox News Channel founder Roger Ailes dies aged 77

During a career that stretched over more than five decades, his work in entertainment, in politics, and in news affected the lives of many millions. A lot of people were really not that sorry to hear the news of Ailes' passing. Mr Ailes served as a consultant to presidents from Mr Richard Nixon to Mr Ronald Reagan to Mr George H.W.

Chris Cornell Laid to Rest Beside His Friend

Cornell took anti-anxiety medication Ativan whose side effects include "paranoid or suicidal thoughts, slurred speech and impaired judgment". Family and friends of Chris Cornell gathered at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles Friday to say goodbye to the rock icon.

Emmy Rossum marries in New York

Rossum celebrated her bridal shower in October, wearing a stunning red dress by British designer Preen. Emmy said that she did not know what kind of story might be behind the ring but it came from the 1920s, "so I like that I inherited someone's story".

Ariana Grande's management release statement after Manchester attack

In the wake of the bombing at Ariana Grande's Manchester concert on Monday evening, which left 22 dead and 59 injured , fans pushed her hit "One More Time" to the top of the United Kingdom iTunes chart. Ariana Grande's management have released a statement confirming that the singer is suspending her European tour, which is scheduled to run until June 17.

British-American intelligence sharing over #ManchesterAttack halted after 'irritating' leaks

The BBC on Thursday reported that the decision was taken "because of a series of leaks thought to have come from the American intelligence community". "They blocked the whole street", he said, adding that he saw the man handcuffed and taken away in a vehicle. He told friends "being a suicide bomber was okay", something that led them to contact an anti-terrorism hotline run by the British government.

London 'furious' at U.S. for Manchester bomb probe leaks

Speaking to reporters on Wednesday, Manchester's police chief stated that it is believed that Salman was part of a "network" and not a so-called "lone-wolf" terrorist. Ariana Grande has broken her social media silence four days after the terror attack that took place in Manchester on Monday night to pay her respects to the victims and their families and announce a benefit concert in their honour.

Bloodshot Comic Book Movie Actor Wish List Includes Oscar Isaac

Transformers: The Last Knight lead Mark Wahlberg, Mad Max: Fury Road actor Nicholas Hoult, and Donnie Darko himself, Jake Gyllenhaal, also appear on the list. The series was created by Kevin VanHook, Don Perlin and Bob Layton in 1992. Fast & The Furious franchise alum Neal Moritz will produce and Arrival screenwriter Eric Heisserer will pen the script.

Cannes 2017: The Square bags Palme D'Or, Sofia Coppola wins Best Director

The 2017 Cannes Film Festival came to a close on Sunday night with the Palme d'Or ceremony and the history-making announcement of a best director prize for Sofia Coppola , for The Beguiled . " BPM (Beats Per Minute )", a French movie about AIDS awareness campaigners in the 1980s, had been favorite for the award but had to settle for second place, taking the Grand Prize of the Jury, something Almodovar seemed to regret.

The "Star Wars" moment that brought Brad Paisley to tears

But it does change Episode IX , for which, as Fisher hoped, a central role for Leia had been planned. Tell us in the comments: Would you like to see a reunion between Luke and Leia in The Last Jedi? The fact that Mark Hamill disagreed with Rian Johnson isn't notable on its own because disagreements happen all the time on movie sets.

Go See Live Music Film, Television, Video May 24, 2017

Tom Cruise always said that the cast of original Top Gun was just fantastic, it starred Val Kilmer , Tim Robbins, Meg Ryan, Tom Skerrit and Kelly McGillis . If you are a fan of the 1986 military action film, Top Gun , you're in luck because a sequel is brewing. Also starring in the movie were Anthony Edwards, Kelly McGillis , Val Kilmer , Tom Kazansky and Meg Ryan.

A 'Pirates' life for Depp as he sets sail in fifth film

The producer also brushed aside talk of any spin-offs featuring a younger Captain Jack Sparrow , especially since Dead Men Tell No Tales features a scene with a much younger Jack Sparrow , with Johnny Depp getting de-aged through CGI technology.

Nicole Kidman gets special prize at Cannes

Sofia Coppola was handed the best director prize for The Beguiled , becoming only the second woman in the festival's 70-year history to win the award. Jury member Will Smith made the best of the situation, pretending to be Kidman. Nicole Kidman says she's "absolutely devastated" to miss the Cannes Film Festival awards ceremony after being awarded a special prize to celebrate the event's 70th anniversary.

'The Square' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

The film directed by Ruben Ostlund beat 18 other films for the festival's top prize. Cannes competition jury President, Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar, announced the victor of the festival's top prize at a glittering closing ceremony held at the Lumiere Grand Theatre last night.

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning (29) has been released from United States prison

The posts were accompanied by the words " First steps of freedom! ". However, the transgender army private later apologized for "hurting the US", claiming that she was under the wrong impression that by leaking documents in WikiLeaks she could "change the world for the better".

Ninth man held in Manchester terror probe

Police in Tripoli also arrested a brother of Abedi. The 44-year-old was detained in the Rusholme area on Friday evening, bringing the total number arrested to 11, Greater Manchester Police said. A crowdfunding campaign to raise money to provide support for the families of those injured and killed in the Manchester terrorist attack has raised close to £415,000 in just eight hours.

Ringling's final show commences after 146 years

The last of three scheduled shows Sunday at the Nassau County Coliseum in Uniondale, New York , is sold out. He said more than 250 million people had seen Ringling's shows and added: "It's the people, it's the spirit, the dedication, the perseverance of everyone that you'll see here tonight that makes the impossible possible".

Manchester Arena terror attack: 2 more suspects arrested, total of 13 arrests

Officers briefly evacuated residents from an area in Wigan, a town near Manchester, on Thursday as they searched a house in connection with the probe and a bomb disposal unit was deployed. In the past five days, the police have gathered significant information about Abedi, his associates, his finances, the places he has been and how the device was built.

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey closes the curtain

Many in the audience had tears. Circus managers said in January that declining attendance and increasing operating costs are forcing what is known as the "Greatest Show on Earth" to come to a close. The Felds bought the circus back in 1982. The tradition will carry on in Baraboo, the birth place of the Ringling brother's circus. "This is to tell her that she's been to the greatest show on Earth", she said.

Jeremy Bracco: Jeremy Bracco helps Windsor win Memorial Cup

Then with the game tied 3-3 in the third, Bracco set up Aaron Luchuk, who beat Timpano glove-side, for the eventual game victor 5:57 in to the final period. The hosts, Windsor, who didn't play a single OHL playoff round and Erie, the 2017 OHL Champions. "It felt good this year, I accomplished a lot", he said Sunday.

Sandra Bullock's stalker ordered to stay away from her

In early hearings in the case, the panicked call the emergency services which the actress - who has adopted children Louis, seven, and Laila, five - placed after discovering an intruder in her home was played in court . Prosecutors said at about 5 a.m. on June 8, 2014 , Corbett scaled a fence to get onto Bullock's property in the 1200 block of Angelo Drive in the Beverly Crest area and broke in while she was inside.

Fresh arrest in Manchester bombing raids, twelve in custody

Another suspect was arrested in relation to Monday's Manchester attack that claimed lives of 22 people, the police of the United Kingdom metropolitan county of Greater Manchester said Sunday. "Until the operation is complete, we can't be entirely sure that it is closed". Greater Manchester Police Chief Ian Hopkins and Neil Basu, the national coordinator of counterterrorism policing, urged people to contact police if they had information about Abedi's movements between May 18 and Monday ...

Woah! Drake Breaks Record At Billboard Awards

Last year, she appeared on the show in much different circumstances, accepting the Icon Award just months after her husband Rene Angelil had died of cancer. "You're not going to be the most talented, but you're going to be special, '" Cher said. Birthday girl Cher had to sing for her "present", not that the 71-year-old minded one bit.

Kane scores 4 as EPL runner-up Tottenham routs Leicester 6-1

Harry Kane has won the Premier League Golden Boot for a second year in a row after scoring a hat trick on the final day of the 2016-17 season. Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has declared Kane " one of the best in the world ".

Crude oil prices plunge sharply on Thursday

The deal is aimed at restoring balance to a market flush with oil . But any uptick in prices may be modest and temporary. Historically, OPEC has played a pivotal role in balancing the market, but the group's market power has become increasingly diluted owing to the emergence of U.S.

Paris Mayor demands black feminist Nyansapo Festival be banned on racism grounds

Nyansapo Festival is billed as a black feminist event. Hidalgo's comments came after the organisers - the Mwasi feminist association - mentioned on its website that 80% of the venue would be reserved for black women. Many social media users also called the event racist, saying that they support the proposed ban of the festival, which some referred to as " a gang of racists " and " hypocrites " on Facebook.

'I Made a Mistake': Republican Wins Despite Assault Charges from Reporter Scuffle

A smattering of his supporters responded with chuckles and comments. "If you are a veteran, call me up". National Republican Congressional Committee Chair Rep. Mr Ryan spokesman Zack Roday in a statement praised the victor as an "outsider" who "will be a valuable voice in the House Republican Conference". President Trump - himself a WWE Hall of Famer, and no stranger to wrestling maneuvers - praised body-slamming Congressman-elect Greg Gianforte's win.