Sport

Joe Burrow “ready to go” after brief preseason outing

Bengals head coach Zac Taylor said last week that quarterback Joe Burrow‘s return to game action would be a brief one and he was true to his word. Burrow played three snaps in Sunday’s preseason game against the Dolphins before returning to the bench. His only pass was dropped by wide receiver Ja’Marr Chase, but […]

Lifestyle

Nigel Slater’s recipes for tomatoes with peas and feta, and blackberry and apple pancakes

I piled the pancakes untidily on to a plate, their blackberry and apple filling peeping teasingly at the edges, then poured a jug of cream around them and brought them to the table. The result of an hour or more’s work – making a batter, turning pancakes, peeling and stewing fat bramley apples – the […]

Business

U.S. pending home sales drop for second straight month in July

Contracts to purchase previously owned U.S. homes declined for the second consecutive month in July in step with limited supply that’s been unable to keep up with demand from potential homebuyers. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) said on Monday its Pending Home Sales Index, based on contracts signed last month, fell 1.8% after dropping […]

Technology

Apple Watch Series 7 said to feature blood pressure monitoring, will arrive later than expected

Apple is expected to announce the Apple Watch Series 7 this month, marking the first redesign since the Series 4 and bringing an important health monitoring upgrade in the form of a blood pressure sensor. However, fans looking forward to buying one will probably have to wait several weeks before they’ll be able to get […]

News

BTS Enters Guinness World Records Hall Of Fame With 23 Records

After riding the popularity wave across the world, South Korean band Bangtan Boys, popularly known as BTS, has entered the Guinness World Records 2022 Hall of Fame with 23 records. Formed in 2010, the seven-member boy band debuted in 2013 and has since delivered one runaway hit after the other. Today, they are the most […]

Sport

Andrew Thomas knows there’s pressure on him to step up for Giants

The Giants put quarterback Daniel Jones on the field for the first time in the preseason on Sunday and the outing had its ups and downs. Jones was 17-of-22 for 135 yards, a touchdown and an interception while also being sacked twice. The turnover was an unhappy reminder of Jones’ foilbles the last couple of […]

Lifestyle

Meera Sodha’s vegan recipe for satay sauce roast aubergine

For me, a solid basis for friendship is a mutual love of condiments, pickles and sauces. Anyone who has an entire fridge shelf dedicated to these jars of joy will find a chum over here. Of all of them the world over, one of my favourites is the Indonesian satay sauce, because just a spoonful […]

Business

Singapore’s Shopee changes the game in Brazil’s e-commerce sector

Sea Ltd’s (SE.N) Shopee took just two years to become Brazil’s most-downloaded shopping app, winning users to its low-cost marketplace with its game-changing approach to e-commerce: in-app mini-games offering coupons to winning users. The Singapore-based company has combined online shopping with the gaming nous of its separate mobile game arm Garena – creator of “Free […]

News

Man Films Huge Sea Snake Swimming Up To Him

Australian YouTuber Brodie Moss was paddle boarding when he came across the hair-raising sight of a sea snake swimming up to him. The video, which he shared on Instagram two days ago, shows the snake displaying uncharacteristically bold behaviour as it swims up to the paddle board. While sea snakes generally avoid humans, Mr Moss […]

Sport

Josh Rosen: “Refreshing” to just go play football like you did in Pop Warner

Quarterback Josh Rosen only had a few days of practice to prepare for his Falcons debut, but he wasn’t lamenting his lack of time in the Atlanta offense after Sunday’s game against the Browns. Rosen played the second half of the game and went 9-of-18 for 118 yards and the only Falcons touchdown pass of […]