Sport

Tyler Gilbert makes first MLB start at age of 27 … and throws no-hitter

Tyler Gilbert, an aspiring electrician, delivered a shocker for the history books on Saturday night as he threw a no-hitter on his first big league start. Gilbert struck out Trent Grisham and Ha-Seong Kim in the ninth inning before Tommy Pham lined out to center fielder Ketel Marte to clinch a 7-0 victory for the […]

Lifestyle

Regular exercise, even in polluted areas, can lower risk of death

Regular exercise, even performed in areas with air pollution, can reduce the risk of death from natural causes, according to new research in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal). “Habitual exercise reduces the risk of death regardless of exposure to air pollution, and air pollution generally increases the risk of death regardless of habitual exercise. Thus, […]

Business

Income Tax Return for FY21: Extra Fee to be Refunded. Do This to Avoid it for e-Filing ITR

Any excess amount or late fee charged by the new Income Tax portal for filing income tax return (ITR) for the financial year 2020-21 will be refunded, the tax department has recently said. In the view of Covid-19 pandemic and the challenges faced by the common taxpayers, the Income Tax department has earlier extended the […]

Technology

Huawei Accused Of Stealing Trade Secrets, Spying in Pakistan

Buena Park, California-based software company Business Efficiency Solutions LLC has sued Huawei in California federal court for allegedly stealing its trade secrets following their work together on a project for the Pakistani government. BES also accused the Chinese tech giant in the Wednesday complaint of using its technology to create a “backdoor” that allowed it […]

News

The Walking Dead fans treated to ‘gore-chestra’ as SFX artists makeover musicians

Fans of The Walking Dead were treated to a show with real bite after a ‘gore-chestra’ performed the hit show’s theme tune – dressed as ‘walkers’. The 22-piece Covent Garden Sinfonia orchestra was given a macabre makeover, with violinists, pianists, cellists and bassoonists featuring in the performance. A team of specialist SFX artists spent eight […]

Sport

Nico Ali Walsh wears gift from grandfather Muhammad Ali in debut win

Nico Ali Walsh, the grandson of former heavyweight champion and boxing legend Muhammad Ali, defeated Jordan Weeks by technical knockout in his professional boxing debut on Saturday. Middleweight fighter Ali Walsh is the son of Robert Walsh and Rasheda Ali Walsh, Muhammad Ali’s daughter. The 21-year-old signed a deal with Bob Arum’s Top Rank Boxing […]

Lifestyle

Removing race from kidney function estimates may impact care of black cancer patients

An accurate assessment of a patient’s kidney function is critical for determining eligibility for anticancer treatments. In a paper published today in The Lancet Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences researchers found that removing race-based adjustments from equations estimating the kidney function of oncology patients may negatively impact care for Black patients […]

Business

Gold Price Today Below Rs 46,500; Drops by Rs 2,000 in 2 Weeks. Good Time to Buy?

Gold price in India rose on Friday after a bumpy week. On the Multi-Commodity Exchange (MCX), October gold contracts jumped 0.19 per cent to Rs 46,449 for 10 grams at 0905 hours on August 13. The yellow metal dropped to five-month low at the starting of this week. However, it has recovered from that point […]

Technology

Annoyed By Windows 10 News and Feature Taskbar Element? This Is How To Get Rid Of It

In one of the recent updates for Windows 10, Microsoft added to the operating system a new feature called “News and Interests.” However, Windows users do not seem very fond of the widget and seem to be looking for ways to deactivate or remove it. The feature displays the latest headlines from various news sources, […]

News

The massive £20 breakfast challenge which only three people have beaten so far

Obviously, when you’re hungry, a fry-up can hit the spot, but arguably there can be too much of a good thing. But if you’ve got hollow legs and an appetite to match Adam Richman from Man vs Food then this is the meal for you. Somerset Live visited Treats Cafe in Weston-Super-Mare – where hungry […]