One of America’s most storied brands is no more

Two decades later, the Sprint Corporation became its own company and entered the wireless business with the 1992 acquisition of Centel, making it the country’s only provider of wireless, long distance and local calling. The following years were relatively successful for Sprint, perhaps helped by its famous “pin drop” commercials starring “Murphy Brown’s” Candace Bergen […]

Gordon Ramsay’s wife Tana shocks fans with new picture of baby son Oscar

And his wife Tana – who raises children Megan, Jack, Holly, Tilly and Oscar with the TV chef – took to her Instagram on Sunday to share a sweet snap of their youngest son as they spent quality time as a family. 

A new twist to Raksha Bandhan: Brands pay tribute to Covid-19 warriors

For instance, the respective ad films of a top jewellery brand and a pharmaceutical company highlight the ethos of ‘protection’ (associated with Raksha Bandhan) vis-à-vis Corona warriors such as doctors and nurses etc. At the same time, a flower/gifting brand’s commercial shows a brother and sister celebrating a “virtual” rakhi, even as she tells him […]

Acer Day 2020 announced: All the details here

NEW DELHI: Technology brand Acer has announced the Acer Day campaign which is the company’s global promotional event. The campaign starts today and will last till August 10. During these 10 days, customers can avail of various offers on the purchase of Acer products from Acer Mall and the Acer e-store. The company has launched […]

US Presidential Contenders Chase Votes Ahead of New York Primaries

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, trailing former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the Democratic contest, is throwing a night-time concert in a park with dramatic views of New York City’s skyscrapers, a day after 28,000 people turned out for another of his rallies elsewhere in the city.

Strictly Come Dancing: Kimberley Walsh lands lucrative new TV career

A source close to Yorkshire-born Kimberley said: “The phone hasn’t stopped ringing. Kimberley is more in demand now than ever before. She has been ­offered a role as a host on a daytime TV show, which is something she wouldn’t have even dreamed was possible before she did Strictly.

Great new treats in and out of the supermarket

But my real treat of the week has been Aurosó’s new launch: a Somerset cider brandy bar (aurosochocolate.com). At £7.50 for 45g it’s definitely not supermarket, but it’s a delicious little bar of 90% Madagascan cocoa filled with an 80% cocoa and cashew ganache, and what tastes like more than a dash of cider brandy. […]

Sal’s NBL Showdown: Otago’s golden Nuggets hope historic title can launch bright new era

Ngatai finished with 11 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists and 8 turnovers, but made four of his five shots in the final term after going one-of-six through the first three quarters. He was well supported by local products Josh Aitcheson (16 points) and Richie Rodger (8 points on 3-of-4 shooting), sharpshooter Kane Keil (15) and […]

The best overall tips and tricks for traveling in an RV

If you mentioned the words “RV travel” to anyone in your inner circle just a year ago, they’d probably look at you a little strange. Once a popular way to hit the open road with the entire family, the cousins, the dogs, and kitchen sink, this way of travel was quickly going out of fashion […]

Coronavirus: New 90-minute tests for Covid-19 and flu ‘hugely beneficial’

SOCIAL DISTANCING: What are the rules now? SYMPTOMS: What are they and how to guard against them? LOOK-UP TOOL: How many cases in your area? Regular testing of care home residents and staff was meant to have started on 6 July but officials said this might not be in place until the end of the […]