Al Golden leaving door open for QB transfer options

Olsen was given a redshirt season as a freshman in 2013, so he has not seen any playing time since committing to Miami. He brings plenty of potential to the field though a sa highly-rated recruit out of high school. Considered one of the top pro-style quarterbacks from the Class of 2012, Olsen could jump into the starting […]

Spaceballs! Matt Damon’s The Martian to be considered a ‘Comedy or Musical’ by the HFPA for next year’s Golden Globes

This year’s Emmys introduced a new rule where shows that ran for 30mins could be considered comedies where hour long shows could be submitted under drama: this lead to Orange Is The New Black entering the later category while Transparent was considered the former.

Fauci: States must move quickly to address COVID-19 upticks

The number of residents in the state’s hospitals with the disease as of Wednesday, the most recent date for which the information was available, remained steady at 84, while the number of patients in intensive care dropped to 10, down slightly from the previous day.

What you need to know about coronavirus on Friday, August 7

She is one of scores of educators across America dreading the start of the school year. Teachers in Gwinnett County, Georgia are protesting the district’s plan for students to return to school even as hundreds of district employees have tested positive for Covid-19 or are in quarantine because of potential exposure. The teachers and their […]

Maharashtra first Indian state to declare state mangrove tree as symbol of conservation

First proposed in mid-2018, SBWL’s approval comes after two years since the board hadn’t been constituted until last month. “People believe mangroves are one species. This declaration comes at a time when sea level rise plagues coastal areas, and this species, with longer roots (pneumatophores) that rise above the ground, has a better chance of […]

Case burden shows steady increase in State

Disease transmission continues to be intense across Thiruvananthapuram district, which reported 289 cases on Friday. All except two cases are locally acquired infections. This trend has not changed since the past one month and while the coastal clusters have begun to show signs of disease transmission coming down, cases are now being reported from other […]

Democrats, White House to continue economic assistance talks on Friday

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Top Democratic congressional leaders and White House officials on Friday said they would continue negotiations on the next round of economic assistance amid the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, one day after talks appeared to have stalled.

Eye on 2021 State polls, Bengal BJP launches membership drive

The Bharatiya Janata Party has, over the years, made deep inroads in Bengal and successfully positioned itself as the main challenger of the ruling Trinamool Congress, pushing the traditional Congress and Left Front to distant third and fourth positions respectively.

Chinese state media accuses Trump of trying to steal TikTok by forcing the sale of US arm to Microsoft as part of America’s ‘decoupling’ from the country

‘A U.S. company should buy TikTok so everyone can keep using it and your data is safe,’ Schumer said on Twitter, adding: ‘This is about privacy. With TikTok in China, it’s subject to Chinese Communist Party laws that may require handing over data to their government.’

Project proposals must include drone survey report, says State wildlife board

The SWBL cleared a proposal to declare Sonneratia alba as the State mangrove tree and approved a recovery programme for the Arabian Sea Humpback Whale. The board also appointed a study group to take up the issue of tiger conservation in Chandrapur district.