Williams hopeful of fresh sponsorship after ROKiT split

Patriotic Poles led astray by mis-labelled Ukrainian cucumbers

LONDON (Reuters) – Williams announced the end of the Formula One team’s title sponsorship with ROKiT on Friday but hoped to bring in new money to replace it. The struggling team had extended only last July the contract with the company, whose business interests range from mobile phones to beer and vodka brands, to the … Read more

Russia says Libya ceasefire in tatters, situation deteriorating: agencies

Russia says Libya ceasefire in tatters, situation deteriorating: agencies

FILE PHOTO: Russia’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova attends the annual news conference of acting Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (not pictured) in Moscow, Russia January 17, 2020. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov/File Photo MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s foreign ministry said on Friday the situation in Libya was continuing to deteriorate and that a ceasefire there was in tatters, … Read more

Hrithik Roshan Is Proud of Cousin Pashmina Ahead of Her Bollywood Debut, Pens an Encouraging Instagram Post

Hrithik Roshan Is Proud of Cousin Pashmina Ahead of Her Bollywood Debut, Pens an Encouraging Instagram Post

Hrithik Roshan With Cousin Pashmina (Photo Credits: Twitter) Actor Hrithik Roshan’s first cousin Pashmina is all set to make her Bollywood debut, and the superstar had a few encouraging words for the newcomer on Friday. Pashmina is a daughter of music composer Rajesh Roshan, who is Hrithik’s uncle. “So proud of you Pashmina.You are an … Read more

George Floyd’s encounter with Minneapolis police shown in video

George Floyd's encounter with Minneapolis police shown in video

New video from a different angle has emerged showing George Floyd being detained by Minneapolis police officers shortly before his death, according to a report. The footage, which has been circulating on social media, was shot from the opposite side of the street from where Officer Derek Chauvin pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck, NBC … Read more

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Germans cook more in coronavirus crisis, turn away from junk food

Patriotic Poles led astray by mis-labelled Ukrainian cucumbers

HAMBURG (Reuters) – Many Germans cooked more meals themselves during the coronavirus crisis and also used more fresh ingredients rather than processed foods, the food and agriculture ministry said on Friday. The ministry said that in a survey, some 30% of those questioned said they prepared more meals themselves than before the crisis, while 28% … Read more

All dressed up, no prom to go to

All dressed up, no prom to go to

BOSTON (Reuters) – Like Cinderella, Emily Appleton dreamed of going to the ball and dancing with her Prince Charming. But the coronavirus spoiled everything. FILE PHOTO: Mila Contreras-Godfrey, Katie Reisig, Gwyn McLear and Melina Bertsekas, high school seniors graduating from Beaver Country Day School, walk through Larz Anderson Park while posing for photographs for Reuters … Read more

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Williams says any team sale would be to secure F1 future

Williams says any team sale would be to secure F1 future

LONDON (Reuters) – Williams are prepared to end decades of family control and sell the struggling Formula One team to secure its future after tough times on and off the track, deputy principal Claire Williams said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Williams Deputy Team Principal Claire Williams attends a news conference at the Azerbaijan Formula One … Read more