The 9th annual edition of the Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival recently announced its lineup and it looks great once again. The festival takes place between June 21st and 29th this year, and features some of the most exciting and promising new features from India, Bangladesh, the US, and more among its selections. Check out the press release in the gallery below, followed by some Screen Anarchy picks from among those we've already seen along with some that we are really looking forward to checking out. The Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival 2018 The Female Eye & Extraordinary Lives The Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival is a cinematic treasure trove of carefully curated premieres of Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi independent films, offering rare glimpses into some of the billion plus lives in the sub-continent. Now in its ninth year it expands out in three cities: London, Birmingham and Manchester. The programme of dramas, … [Read more...] about London Indian Film Festival Announces Awesome 2018 Line-Up!
A collection of amazing sleep pods are on their way to London. The Casper Sleep Tour will be coming to the capital in July, to help Londoners take a break from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Each of the sleep pods contains a plump mattress as well as cooling sheets and unique pillow-in-a-pillow. Set within a snooze-inducing bedroom environment, each pod has warm ambient lighting, privacy blinds and the ability to control the space’s temperature - everything you need for the perfect nap. Read More Things to do Before waking up to some tasty treats, people can opt to pick up the bedside phone and listen to a classic bedtime story. Factbox: The Casper Sleep Tour will be stopping at: London When: Saturday 22 July and Sunday 23 July . Where: Ely’s Yard, Brick Lane Market, Shoreditch, E1 6QL. Brighton When: Saturday July 29 and Sunday July 30. Where: Brighton Promenade, Angel of Peace , Kingsway, Hove, BN3 2WN. Book a nap You can book a nap here in advance, … [Read more...] about Amazing pods you can nap in for free are coming to London
Connacht SFC quarter-final: New York 1-15 Leitrim 0-19 (after extra-time) NEW York suffered agony at the death last night as Leitrim snatched victory from under their noses to deny them victory in the Connacht Championship at the 20th time of asking. In a nail-biting encounter in The Bronx, which finished level at 1-12 to 0-15 at the end of normal time, it took a further 20 minutes of extra-time to separate the sides by the narrowest of margins. New York, driven on by Jamie Clarke, looked set to clinch a famous win until the men from the west pointed twice in the final minute of injury-time to get out of jail. There was a strong Ulster presence in the New York starting 15, with Cullyhanna’s Tony Donnelly and David Freeman from Clones lining out alongside Clarke. It was Clarke who set Shane Hogan up with a great lay-off for an early goal to give New York the edge in front of a large crowd at Gaelic Park. Clarke then hit two points to leave Leitrim trailing by five halfway through … [Read more...] about Connacht SFC wins for Leitrim and Sligo over New York and London
The City of London Police plans to launch a team of “cyber detectives”, hired straight out of UK universities, amid growing fears around cyber attacks on the Square Mile. The police force, which has been operating in London’s financial district since 1839, is in the process of designing a programme to recruit computer science graduates who can help in the fight against hacking crimes. The aim is to trial the scheme next year with an initial group of five or six students, the force’s head of crime and cyber Peter O’Doherty told The Telegraph, adding that they are also looking at opening a “cyber academy” for existing staff. “Cybercrime is the most significant growing threat in this country,” he said. “Cyber detectives wouldn’t help the issue of under-reporting [of hacks] but would provide the capability to investigate cyber crime more efficiently than we do now.” The plan to hire a team of young cyber … [Read more...] about City of London Police to assemble crack team of cyber detectives
Festival phenomenon Arcadia is heading to London in 2018 for a 10th anniversary show. The spider spectacular celebration will take place across bank holiday weekend May 5-6. The venue and headliners are yet to be confirmed but will be announced in late November. It has become a staple stage at Glastonbury Festival where it has hosted acts including Disclosure, Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show, Basement Jaxx and more. As Glastonbury will be taking a break in 2018 this is ideal for anyone who might be feeling the festival blues but still want to experience a piece of its magic. Londoners will have the chance to step inside Arcadia’s fully immersive landscape, where 50-foot fireballs ignite with a thunderous shockwave, Tesla performers shoot two million volts of lightning from their bodies, and a ground-breaking light show brings the arena to life. Plus it has also toured four continents over the past few years, but will arrive in London for the first time ever with circus, … [Read more...] about Glastonbury Festival’s Arcadia spider is heading to London in 2018