‘He was the real God of cricket’: S Sreesanth on legendary cricketer

The talented fast bowler, who was known for his upright seam position, said England was one of the best sides he played against. “England is surely one of the very best sides I’ve ever played against, the best being the 2005 ashes side. I’ve been fortunate to play alongside some legends and learned from them. […]

Adapt or die: how the populist right is reacting to coronavirus

National-populists are well known for stoking people’s fears. But the fears now prevalent are not of the kind these leaders are best positioned to exploit. Due to the urgency of health and economic worries, migration – the populist right’s main enemy – has fallen in the list of priorities. Travel bans, and the fact that […]

Asia may have been right about coronavirus and face masks, and the rest of the world is coming around

Dermot Hickey, left, and Phillip Vega ask a pedestrian in New York to take their picture on a thinly trafficked Fifth Avenue on March 17. Many streets across the world are much more bare as people distance themselves from others. In the United States, the White House advised people not to gather in groups of […]

Not Keerthy Suresh, Mahesh Babu Wants Kiara Advani In His Next?

While we would love to see the Kabir Singh heroine join hands with Mahesh for yet another film, it’s hard to tell whether she’ll accept his offer or not. Kiara already has several Bollywood projects under her kitty and is currently one of the busiest actresses in B-town. Therefore, it’s pretty unlikely that Kiara will […]

Washington State signs facial recognition curbs into law; critics want ban

Washington’s law requires government agencies to obtain a warrant to run facial recognition scans, except in case of emergency. The software used must have a way to be independently tested for “accuracy and unfair performance differences” across skin tone, gender, age and other characteristics, according to the legislation, which applies to all public agencies in […]

Backstreet Boys perform hit song I Want It That Way at coronavirus benefit concert

After Fallon noted that the group has sold a total of 130 million albums in their time together, Carter replied: “It’s unbelievable, it really is. But we’re grateful. We’re just grateful to be here. Richardson then added: “This was our first marriage.” Dorough joked: “No prenup.”

‘I don’t want cricket to be a nine-to-five job’

I play the game because I love it and always want to have fun. No matter who you are, this game will come to an end for you as a player. People spend hard-earned money to come and see me play, so I want to entertain them and give them a little bit more. If […]

Biden allies wants Sanders out, sooner rather than later

“He’s had lots of time to do bow out gracefully and now he needs to do the right thing,” one major Democratic donor said. “It’s April. We’re dealing with a global pandemic, the country is in a deep recession and the last thing we need is Bernie Sanders telling us what we’re doing wrong. Give […]

Jussie Smollett Should Be “Brought Back” For ‘Empire’s Next Season, Taraji P Henson & Terrence Howard Tell Disney, Fox

We understand the past months have been difficult to process—sometimes the headlines brought more confusion than clarity, yet we now have a conclusion to this ordeal. Throughout Empire’s five seasons working with Jussie and watching how he has conducted himself throughout this traumatic event, we have come to know not just the character Jussie portrays, […]

The U.S. Doesn’t Have a Border Crisis. Trump’s Campaign Does.

Amazingly, it is not even a goal Trump himself has pursued with any urgency until this last December. He devoted almost no effort to securing wall funds during the two years when his party enjoyed full control of government (during which he might have leveraged Republican desperation for corporate tax cuts to force them to […]