Michael Brown Death Anniversary: 12 Unarmed Black Men Have Been Shot and Killed By Police in 2018

5. Robert Lawrence White: The 41-year-old man from Silver Spring, Maryland, was shot and killed on June 11 by a Maryland County police officer, WTOP reported. The officer was in the area responding to another 911 call when White allegedly approached him because he seemed suspicious and “became combative,” causing an altercation, The Washington Post […]

SC lifts registration ban on BS-IV vehicles sold until March 31

Out of the balance 50,261 vehicles, the ministry contacted states which are yet to connect on the e-Vahan portal. These states included Andhra Pradesh, and few regional transport offices in Madhya Pradesh, Telangana, Andaman Nicobar Islands, and Lakshadweep. The Centre located data of 10,324 vehicles in these states but found no details about 39,937 vehicles […]

BIS standardised helmets to become mandatory from March 1, 2021

While the move to standardise helmet manufacturing is good, it does raise a few questions. Back in 2018 when the norms were first suggested, the ministry ruled that helmets over 1,200 grams would not be allowed to be manufactured, stored or sold in India.

Million Pound Game: Toronto Wolfpack promoted to Super League with 24-6 win over Featherstone Rovers

Featherstone, too, had high hopes of reaching Super League for the first time after gaining play-off away wins over three of the teams to finish above them in the table – Leigh Centurions, York City Knights and Toulouse Olympique – but this proved to be a game too far.

Bombay high court to pass judgement on new tariff order on August 24

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday said it will issue the final order in two weeks, in the matter related to the new tariff order amendments for the broadcast sector by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai).While hearing the petitions via video conferencing, Justice AA Sayed said that there is no need to hear […]

AOC Sweeps NY Primary, Says Win Shows 2018 Upset Victory Wasn’t A ‘Fluke’

The two traded jabs along the campaign trail. Caruso-Cabrera tried to attack Ocasio-Cortez as a creature of Washington who was out of step with her community. She also criticized the 30-year-old congresswoman for her progressive policies, which she said made her a “divisive” and “polarizing” figure within the Democratic Party.

Joe Biden raises $26 mn in 24 hours after Kamala Harris VP announcement

Biden’s campaign was virtually broke the time he won the South Carolina primary, which revived his prospects and powered his way to the Democratic nomination. And while his clinching of the nomination has led to a flood of campaign contributions, some believe Harris can juice totals even higher.

Biden raises $39.6m in 24 hours after Kamala Harris VP announcement

Biden’s campaign was virtually broke the time he won the South Carolina primary, which revived his prospects and powered his way to the Democratic nomination. And while his clinching of the nomination has led to a flood of campaign contributions, some believe Harris can juice totals even higher.

Was Disappointed I Couldn’t Play in 2018 World T20 Semis: Mithali Raj

Mithali, who is India’s highest run-scorer in T20I cricket, subsequently accused Powar of bias after which the latter said that she had threatened to retire if she was made to bat lower down the order. There were also reports of her strained relationship with team captain Harmanpreet Kaur. Mithali eventually retired from T20I cricket in […]

Gallagher Premiership preview 2018-19: SunSport rugby correspondent Jonny Fordham looks at this season’s contenders

The Falcons feel like they are the forgotten force all the way up in the North East – but they now have to prove that last season wasn’t a flash in the pan.