Day: April 22, 2020

I feared sack during early days at Liverpool, says Juergen Klopp | Football News

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp feared getting sacked by the Premier League club early in his tenure if he was not afforded the time to reshape the squad, he said on Wednesday. The early years were spent building the team into title contenders and Klopp said he knew he had to convince Liverpool’s owners — Fenway …

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UK coronavirus death toll hits 18,100 as peak nears

UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab on Wednesday said Britain is making some progress through the “peak” of the coronavirus pandemic crisis as the country’s death toll from Covid-19 hit 18,100 – a daily rise of 759. Raab, the First Secretary of State who is standing in for Prime Minister Boris Johnson as he recuperates after …

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Coronavirus in India: No mass prayers, iftar party at mosques during Ramazan in Bhubaneswar

On Wednesday, the Commissionerate Police had held a meeting with Masjid chief’s in Bhubaneswar where it was decided that no mass prayer, namaaz or special daily prayers (Tarabih) will be offered during Ramazan in any mosque in Odisha’s capital.  Ramzan begins this year when the entire country is in lockdown. (Image for representation: AP) In the …

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Lodged in Meerut jail, ‘missing’ DDCA secretary claimed he had virus instead | Cricket News

NEW DELHI/MEERUT: For over a month, the members of the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) had no knowledge about the whereabouts of general secretary Vinod Tihara. It has now emerged that Tihara was lodged in a jail in Meerut since March 17, following his arrest by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) from Noida …

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ISL: Kerala Blasters appoint Kibu Vicuna as head coach | Football News

KOCHI: Kerala Blasters have kept the record of hiring and firing their head coach every season intact. On Wednesday, the management officially announced Kibu Vicana as the new head coach of Blasters. The Spaniard, who successfully scripted Mohun Bagan’s I-League title run this year, will replace Dutchman Eelco Schattorie at the helm. In just six …

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Twitter will remove dubious 5G tweets ‘that could potentially cause harm’ – TechCrunch

Ever since it first started rolling out, 5G skeptics have attempted to link the next-gen cellular technology to all manner of health issues. Most recently, it’s become an easy scapegoat for the global COVID-19 pandemic, given the rapid rise of both. Conspiracy theories have gained such a foothold that vigilantes have taken matters into their …

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Current crop of players can’t be compared with Dravid, Sachin: Yousuf | Cricket News

LAHORE: The current crop of players cannot be compared to the likes of Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar and other past stars, according to former Pakistan batsman Mohammad Yousuf. Yousuf, who faced the Indian team a number of times in bilateral series across formats and in the World Cup in his playing days, said that in …

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Iran’s Revolutionary Guards ‘successfully launch military satellite’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The satellite was launched from the remote Central Desert, according to the IRGC Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) says it has successfully launched a military satellite into orbit for the first time. The satellite, named Nur (Light), reached an orbit of 425km (264 miles) after being carried by a …

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#LockdownBrews: Teas with a healthy twist for WFH days

Whoever thought that coffee was the flavour of the season was highly mistaken. Those who swear by their cuppas have now come up with several immunity-boosting teas to beat the #DalgonaTrend. These super healthy drinks, currently trending on social media, are not only tasty but are also easy to prepare. Here are a few trending …

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Facebook’s $5.7 billion bet on Indian giant Jio spells trouble for Amazon and Flipkart – TechCrunch

Facebook’s major bet on Jio Platforms could create a headache for mobile payments services that have amassed tens of millions of users while struggling to find a business model in the world’s second-largest internet market. The $5.7 billion investment, Facebook’s second-largest to date, could also further its dominance in India — its biggest market by …

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