Coronavirus: Fact-checking fake stories in Africa

The messaging app is hugely popular across the African continent, but as a closed platform it is hard to measure the spread of falsehoods and debunk them. He says Africa Check’s work with ‘tiplines’ and podcasts means they are “quite confident that it is a strong source of misinformation”.

Top Bike News Of The Week: Important Highlights In Two-Wheeler Space From Previous Week

The Street Triple R will be powered by the same 765cc, in-line three-cylinder engine as the RS variant. However, the engine on the ‘R’ will have a slightly lower state of tune. The engine produces a maximum power of 116bhp at 12,000rpm and a peak torque of 77Nm at 9,400rpm — here are more details.

Simon Cowell hospitalised for surgery on broken back after falling off his electric bike in Malibu

He shared with The Sun: ‘The most dramatic period was the first month where most of the weight comes off and you look at yourself and think ‘wow.’ I used to be 36 inch waist and now I’ve lost four inches. I’m really happy now.’

X Factor’s Simon Cowell Hospitalised With Broken Back After Electric Bike Crash

​ My thoughts and prayers are with #SimonCowell and his family. ❤️ He is having surgery after injuring his back in a bike accident. Please send thoughts and prayers, He’s been a huge part of the start of my career and he’s seriously a kind and genuine person. 💕 @SimonCowell

Oppo Watch goes on sale starting August 10 in India: Check price, specifications, discount offers

The 41mm Oppo Watch has a 1.6-inch display with a 320*360-pixel resolution, whereas the bigger 46mm variant has a 1.91-inch AMOLED display with a 402*476 resolution. Both the variants feature sleep monitoring and heart-rate monitoring and also come with a variety of sensors like gyroscope, accelerometer, compass, optical heart rate sensor, barometric pressure sensor, ambient […]

Liam Payne, 26, and girlfriend Maya Henry, 20, look smitten as they hold hands while strolling through London

Alongside the text and a throwback black white snap of the band, Liam tweeted: ‘What a journey… I had no idea what we were in for when I sent this text to my Dad ten years ago at this exact time the band was formed.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump misleads on mail ballots, virus vaccine

THE FACTS: It’s not true that infections are high only because the U.S. diagnostic testing has increased. Trump’s public health officials have repeatedly shot down this line of thinking. Infections are rising because people are infecting each other more than they were when most everyone was hunkered down.

Samsung Galaxy A21s with 5000mAh battery launched, price starts at Rs 16,499

NEW DELHI: South Korean tech giant Samsung has launched its latest A-series smartphone — A21s in India. This is the fourth A series smartphone launched by the company this year in the country. Samsung has already launched the Galaxy A71, Galaxy A51, and Galaxy A31 in India. Samsung Galaxy A21s is the cheapest of the […]

Bike review: Benelli TNT 600 i ABS

Now, we have to answer the elementary question first — have the brakes improved? Well, yes and no. The addition of ABS doesn’t mean you’ll find yourself using the safeguard every day, but it’s like an insurance policy — you hope you don’t have to use it, but you’re glad it’s there.

The Kid With a Bike – review

The realistic movies of the Belgian brothers Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne, the former aged 60, the latter 58, have been winning prizes for 15 years now, including two Palmes d’Or at Cannes. They’ve established their own particular geographical area (largely working-class small towns in post-industrial, French-speaking Belgium) in which they explore a familiar series of […]