Iran helicopter crash: Who’s Ebrahim Raisi?

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran’s hard-line President Ebrahim Raisi has lengthy been seen as a protégé to Iran’s supreme chief and a possible successor for his place inside the nation’s Shiite theocracy. Information of his helicopter making what state media described as a “onerous touchdown” on Sunday instantly introduced new consideration to the … Read more

Netherlands’ Joost Klein booted from Eurovision 2024

MALMO, Sweden (AP) — A Dutch public broadcaster reacted angrily after the Netherlands’ contestant within the Eurovision Track Contest was dramatically expelled from the competitors hours earlier than Saturday’s last over a backstage altercation that’s being investigated by police. The European Broadcasting Union, which organizes Eurovision, mentioned that Swedish police have been investigating “a criticism … Read more

Eurovision 2024: Final kicks off after protests, Joost Klein expulsion

MALMO, Sweden (AP) — Swiss singer Nemo won the 68th Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday night with “The Code,” an operatic ode to the singer’s journey toward embracing their nongender identity. Nemo beat Croatia’s Baby Lasagna to the title by winning the most points from a combination of national juries and viewers around the world. … Read more

Eurovision 2024: Israel’s contestant, Eden Golan, will get tight safety

MALMO, Sweden (AP) — Eden Golan is in Sweden for the Eurovision Tune Contest, however she isn’t seeing a lot of the nation. The 20-year-old Israeli singer is surrounded by safety as she travels between resort and the competition venue within the metropolis of Malmo. In accordance with Israel’s public broadcaster, she practiced singing whereas … Read more

“I, Captain” from the Film Club of Patras on April 1st – 2024-04-01 11:01:38

The screenings of the Film Club of Patras continue at Options Cinemas Veso Mare, with Matteo Garone’s film “I, Captain” on Monday, April 1 at 7 p.m. and at 9.30 p.m. The much-discussed Italian director Matteo Garrone (Gomorrah), excitingly charts a modern Odyssey inspired by true stories. An epic journey of life and death with … Read more

Palm Sunday: Pope skips homily at start of busy Holy Week

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis decided at the last minute to skip his homily during Palm Sunday Mass in St. Peter’s Square, avoiding a strenuous speech at the start of a busy Holy Week that will test his increasingly frail health. Hobbled by bad knees and persistent respiratory problems, Francis also didn’t participate in the … Read more

F1 Australian GP: Carlos Sainz wins after Verstappen retires early

Sainz, who started on the front row alongside Verstappen, kept his place into turn one, but passed the Dutchman on lap two at turn nine for the lead and took control once his rival retired two laps later with a fiery mechanical failure. Verstappen had won the first two F1 races of the season in … Read more

Kate Middleton cancer: Support pours in for Princess of Wales

LONDON (AP) — Support poured in from around the world Saturday for Kate, the Princess of Wales, after she revealed in a candid video message that she is undergoing chemotherapy for cancer following major abdominal surgery. The princess’s poignant video, in which she spoke about the “huge shock” and “incredibly tough couple of months” for … Read more