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Sunny Leone’s Latest Pics on Social Media Will Light up Your Day

Actor Sunny Leone has posted several pictures on her social media account and announced herself as the harbinger of “sunshine and humour” amid lockdown. The reality show host can be seen wearing hilarious, innovative covers intended to serve as a face mask. In the caption, she wrote, “When you have just 30 seconds to make […]

Sport

Malcolm Butler “hungry” after ending last season on injured reserve

The Titans may address cornerback in next week’s draft. Malcolm Butler, though, vows to be an answer for the team at the position. Butler ended 2019 on injured reserve after breaking his wrist in Week Nine. “Oh, I’ll be ready to go,” Butler said, via Jim Wyatt of the team website. “Being out half of […]

Lifestyle

The Back Burner: A simple sadhya and a start

It’s not as much as I make for Vishu or Onam in a ‘normal’ year, but then it’s a lot more than many people have — either right now or in ‘normal’ times. (Photo by Pooja Pillai; designed by Gargi Singh) Two days ago, a video of a man in Agra, desperately trying to salvage […]

Business

Cathay Pacific to lay off overseas cabin crew, furlough pilots

Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd (0293.HK) will lay off 286 cabin crew based in the United States and furlough 201 pilots based in Australia and Britain, it said on Friday, as the coronavirus pandemic has virtually halted global travel. The carrier has grounded most of its planes because of falling demand, flying only a […]

Technology

Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick Gave 10,000 Employees His Personal Cell Phone Number

Companies in the video game industry are handling the ongoing covid-19 pandemic in various ways, from retailers dragging their asses in protecting their employees to studios implementing work-from-home policies. Activision Blizzard’s plans include giving 10,000 workers a direct line to CEO Bobby Kotick. During a recent appearance on CNBC, Kotick spoke at length about how […]

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Gabriel García Márquez Death Anniversary: 5 Books by the Author You Must Read

Colombian writer Gabriel García Márquez was a novelist, journalist, short stories writer and screenwriter. He is considered as one of the best writers in the 20th century and was given the Nobel Prize for literature in the year 1982. He is best known for popularising something called the Magic Realism. This style of writing basically […]