After Rio, Olympics headed for Asian venues seen as safe

“It’s going to need a lot of careful planning to get people from venue to venue,” said IOC Vice President John Coates. “It’s a more complex situation than Rio. On the positive side they have a very good transport infrastructure that connects all parts of the city. I think they’re up for it, no worry […]

‘I thought it was a joke!’: Idris Elba is ‘shocked and honoured’ to interview Paul McCartney in a 60-minute special as he gushes that he is a ‘massive fan’

Speaking about the special, BBC One’s acting controller Kate Phillips said: ‘Paul McCartney has undoubtedly created some of the UK’s best loved songs, songs which are known throughout the world, so I’m thrilled that he’ll lift the lid on how he continues to create lyrics and music that will forever stand the test of time. 

WEC releases condensed six-round 2021 calendar

2021 WEC schedule: Date Venue/Race March 13-14  Pre-season test at Sebring March 19  Sebring 1000 Miles May 1  6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps June 12-13  24 Hours of Le Mans July 18  6 Hours of Monza September 26  6 Hours of Fuji November 20  6 Hours of Bahrain

Wildfires have changed. The technology to fight them hasn’t — yet

In this Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013 photo provided by the California Army National Guard on Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, Sgt. Chris Boni, crew chief from the 1-140th Aviation Battalion (Air Assault) from Los Alamitos Joint Training Base (JFTB), releases water to help control the Rim fire below near Yosemite National Park, Calif. The The UH-60 […]

A reporter’s revenge: How CNN White House correspondent who has repeatedly clashed with Trump took humiliating picture of him behind tiny desk that sparked Diaper Don memes

Collins later took a selfie with the rest of the White House reporting team, jubilant that he had finally been questioned about the election and his attempts to overturn the call for Biden. 

Rana Daggubati opens up about ‘project rebuild’ on Samantha Akkineni’s talk show

In 2018, fans of Rana Daggubati were shocked when he shared a picture of him looking skinny on social media. Fans of the actor were used to him looking bulked up for his role of Bhallaladeva for Baahubali, so they were surprised to see him look like a man transformed. Later, reports surfaced that the […]

Hollywood Has a Secret LGBT History. We Shouldn’t Dismiss It

Many of the people I spoke with for Kate—and many of the people Tyrnauer interviewed for Scotty, and Teeman for In Bed With Gore Vidal—were not themselves famous, but they saw far more, and understood the situation far better, than the marquee names around them or even members of Tracy’s and Hepburn’s families, who, after […]

Phillips hits fastest T20 ton for New Zealand as hosts bag series against West Indies

Colin Munro had taken 47 balls to reach his century against West Indies at the same ground in 2018 for New Zealand’s fastest hundred in the shortest format of the game, but Phillips bettered the mark by taking a delivery less for his ton.