Madonna to direct, co-write biopic about her life

Madonna is dipping her toe back into the world of film.The singer will direct and co-write a movie about her own life for Universal. Oscar-winning "Juno" scribe Diablo Cody will write alongside the pop icon."I want to convey the incredible journey that life has taken me on as an artist, a musician, a dancer – a human being, trying to make her way in this world," Madonna said in a statement...

Israel’s El Al to try out direct flights to Australia

El Al Israel Airlines said on Tuesday it will operate direct flights to Melbourne on a trial basis in April and May in what would be the longest flight ever for Israel’s aviation industry, Trend with reference to Reuters reports. The three trial flights in each direction, before and after the Passover holiday, will use Boeing (BA.N) 787 Dreamliner aircraft. Duration on the Melbourne-bound...