EDITORIAL – Lessons from a crisis

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philstar.com—With the ban on the deployment of Filipino workers to Kuwait completely lifted, bilateral ties are now headed for normalization.

Cannes in crisis: has the festival learned the lessons of Weinstein?. A sexual harassment helpline has been set up – but they have also welcomed Lars von Trier back to the Croisette.And out of 21 films competing this year, only three are directed by women With its outsize red carpet, compulsory sunglasses and auteur-worship, the Cannes film festival has been at the pinnacle of the international film festival circuit for decades. It somehow manages to shoehorn both movie-world glamour and austere artistic rigour into the same 10-day screening frenzy on France’s...