Praising the former Churchill Brothers' coach, Barreto said, "He's a very experienced and good coach. I know him for a long time and am looking forward to play under him. Being a successful coach, there's obviously a lot of expectation from him (Karim). We've to prove it right," Barreto, who will return to practice in two days, said. … [Read more...] about Barreto returns from Sao Paulo
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Such is the confidence of the Chinese government that its foreign minister went ahead with a joint press conference this week with the UK foreign secretary, who happens to be visiting Beijing, and brazenly declared that the bookseller was 'first and foremost a Chinese citizen.' … [Read more...] about What ails the Chinese economy?
Films for all: The ongoing We Are One Film Festival on YouTube brings the best of films and pre-recorded conversations from 21 events, including Berlin, Cannes, Venice, Sundance, Toronto, Tribeca and India’s Jio Mami Mumbai Film Festival. Pick from short films (24 Frames Per Century, Atlantiques), feature films (45 Days in Harvar, Amreeka) and documentaries (The Epic of Everest, Ghost Fleet VR). Other highlights include a discussion between French filmmaking legends Claire Denis and Olivier Assayas and a chat between Oscar winner Ang Lee and Palme d’Or winner Hirokazu Kore-eda (Shoplifters). Till June 7. Details and schedule on weareoneglobalfestival.com. … [Read more...] about Pick of the week: Online events to catch
With very few migrants left, registration of applicants for Shramik special trains has dropped drastically. “Some of the stranded migrants who had registered themselves for Shramik special trains are now backing off and opting to stay back in the city as their employers have assured them regular supply of food and work. On Thursday, 11 trains were to be run from Mumbai, but as migrants backed off, only three trains were operated,” said a senior police officer. … [Read more...] about Discharged after testing negative, cop dies within hours
Preeti Verma, president of the Sector 35-B Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB) RWA, says they have been receiving muddy water for the last four days. “The water supply has become very erratic. On Saturday afternoon, we did not have water supply and had even received muddy water in the morning.” She says she had spoken to the municipal corporation (MC) officials about a week ago, but to no avail. Sudershan Joshi, a member of the Sector 44-C RWA added that they had been receiving muddy water as well. … [Read more...] about Muddy water supply irks residents in Chandigarh’s southern sectors