Sport

Chris Paul and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander transcend positional overlap, age gap to lead Thunder

While the front office looked ahead to free agency, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander spent his rookie season last year helping the scrappy and starless Clippers overachieve. Management’s plan work. Armed with significant cap space and a reputation bolstered by last year’s playoff berth, the Clippers struck gold in the offseason. They signed Kawhi Leonard and traded for […]

Lifestyle

Mindfulness: Let There Be Light!

All the light lies within ourselves, if we realize it properly. The bliss never comes from outside. It sprouts from deep subconscious mind. Most people are like moon that glow by others’ light. The source of power lies somewhere else. So, it is necessary to realise our own light. Hope, bliss and internal happiness are […]

Business

Amazon says exports from India-based sellers cross $2 billion

Amazon.com Inc’s (AMZN.O) total exports from small and medium sellers in India, part of a company programme to export products to global markets, have crossed the $2 billion mark, two company executives said on Monday. Amazon’s “Global Selling” programme was launched in India, a key growth market for the company, in 2015. The programme, also […]

Technology

Lawmakers demand more details on Twitter’s massive hack

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are demanding more details on Twitter’s massive hacking attack yesterday. Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) said in a statement Thursday that “Twitter must fully disclose what happened and what it is doing to ensure this never happens again.” On Wednesday, Twitter accounts belonging to major companies like Apple and […]

News

Local boy thanks police through letters, police pay it forward

The ultimate act of kindness for a sergeant and deputy with the Iosco County Sheriff’s Office in which they detailed in a post on the sheriff’s website, and it all came from 17-year-old Lane Caverly. “I have always wanted to give a cop more than just a handshake and a thank you,” said Caverly. On […]

Sport

First peek at new NBA courts, venue for restart games in Orlando

There’s no bench. The courtside broadcasters will not be courtside. And the stat crew will be doing their work inside what loosely can be described as an oversized hockey penalty box. The NBA comes back Wednesday with a very different look. The league’s marketing motto for the restart of the season at Walt Disney World […]

Lifestyle

Karanvir Bohra’s ‘Aatmanirbhar’ Hair Cut Goes Wrong

Actor Karanvir Bohra has a warning for all. Like many other celebrities, Karanvir, too, picked the clipper to give himself a trim at home. Unfortunately, he ended up being bald because his “aatmanirbhar” hair cut went wrong. Karanvir posted a video in which his twin daughters and wife are seen having a hearty laugh at […]

Business

TikTok under scrutiny in Australia over security, data concerns

Australia is scrutinising the popular Chinese-owned social media TikTok platform for any risks it may pose to users from around potential foreign interference and data privacy issues, government sources said. Owned by Bytedance, TikTok opened an office in Australia in recent weeks. Offices of both the Home Affairs and Attorney-General are discussing TikTok’s operations, the […]

Technology

Instagram’s TikTok competitor is coming to the US next month

Instagram plans to launch its TikTok clone in the US and more than 50 other countries within weeks, NBC News reported this morning. Instagram later confirmed to TechCrunch that the feature will launch in “early August” in the US and more. The feature, called Reels, is Instagram’s attempt to recreate the short musical video format […]

News

Struggling Single Mom Donates Lottery Winnings To Officer Shot In The Line Of Duty

A struggling single mother in Kansas City donated her $100 lottery winnings to an officer shot in the line of duty. The Kansas City Police Department has returned the favor and raised more than $14,000 for the woman and her family. With only $7 to her name and bills past due, Shetara Sims, a single […]