Zelensky thanks Kate and William for ‘standing by Ukraine’s brave citizens at this crucial time’

Prince William and Kate were thanked this morning by Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky and his wife after the royals said they stood with them in their fight. The supportive message from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge was sent on Saturday as Putin’s forces bombarded the country. And this morning Mr Zelensky and his wife … Read more

Study finds striking variations in SARS-CoV-2-related mortalities in North and South regions of the USA

In a recent study posted to the medRxiv* preprint server, researchers estimated the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)-associated mortality in the United States (US) between January 3, 2020, and September 26, 2021. Study: COVID-19 mortality in the United States: It’s been two Americas from the start. Image Credit: Ivan Marc/Shutterstock During the summer of 2021, America … Read more

Mike Riley personally apologises to Everton’s Bill Kenwright and Frank Lampard for Man City handball decision vs Everton | Football News

PGMOL managing director Mike Riley made personal telephone calls to both Everton chairman Bill Kenwright and manager Frank Lampard to apologise following the decision by VAR not to award the club a penalty in Saturday’s game against Manchester City. Referee Paul Tierney and VAR referee Chris Kavanagh dismissed the Everton claims despite the ball clearly … Read more

US reveals on $4.5bn heist and Bengaluru bitcoin hacker’s claims spur political charges

Revelations by US investigators that accounts created with an Indian email services provider were used to launder 1,19,754 stolen bitcoins (now worth $4.5 billion) at an exchange in the British Virgin Islands in 2016, and claims of a hacker arrested in Bengaluru—and released later—in an unrelated case have led to accusations of Karnataka’s ruling politicians … Read more

Former owners, executives from original USFL sue Fox Sports to halt the launch of the new spring football league with same name

LOS ANGELES — A group of former team owners and executives from the original USFL is suing Fox Sports to halt the launch of the new spring football league with the same name, alleging the new USFL is inappropriately using the old league’s branding. The complaint filed in California on Monday alleges trademark infringement, false … Read more

Former Silverchair frontman Daniels Johns will not tour with new music

Former Silverchair frontman Daniel Johns is releasing a new album, but he has no interest in performing it live. Australian music legend Daniel Johns may be releasing a new album, but he has no intention of performing live again. The 42-year-old former frontman of Silverchair has confirmed he won’t be going on tour because he … Read more

Ukraine, rights groups say Russia used cluster & vacuum bombs

WASHINGTON, Feb 28 (Reuters) – Human rights groups and Ukraine’s ambassador to the United States on Monday accused Russia of attacking Ukrainians with cluster bombs and vacuum bombs, weapons that have been condemned by a variety of international organizations. Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch both said that Russian forces appeared to have used widely … Read more

‘It’s about ticking off facing pace bowling’

News Says Australia’s spirits remain high despite an online threat against Ashton Agar As he prepares for the final hurdle in his recovery from concussion, Steve Smith hopes a long-awaited Test tour abroad can help shrug off an “odd couple of years” and rekindle his vintage form during Australia’s historic visit to Pakistan. With the … Read more