THE MAGICIAN: Erik ten Hag praised for Manchester United’s sudden transformation

Over the summer, Erik ten Hag made some big calls. He announced that Harry Maguire would retain the captaincy. He announced that Cristiano Ronaldo was going to be central to his attack. And then, come the third game of the season, there they were on the bench: captain and legend; dressing-room leaders; dropped. Good managers … Continue reading THE MAGICIAN: Erik ten Hag praised for Manchester United’s sudden transformation

Why Elon Musk is abandoning Twitter

As Elon Musk fights a lawsuit from Twitter asking him to complete the takeover, he has called for the dismissal of a shareholder lawsuit against him for cancelling his multibillion-dollar buyout deal and subpoenaing the social media company's former CEO. The moves come in response to Musk's sudden announcement in July that he would leave … Continue reading Why Elon Musk is abandoning Twitter

Daily exercise lowers risk of COVID-19 infection

Photo by Jonathan Borba on Pexels.com According to a study, daily physical activity has been associated with a decreased risk of COVID-19 infection and severity, including hospitalization and death. The study was published online in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. A weekly tally of 150 minutes of moderate intensity, or 75 minutes of vigorous-intensity, … Continue reading Daily exercise lowers risk of COVID-19 infection

Jimmy Lai to face trial for breaching national security law

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai is set to plead not guilty and stand trial under the city's severe national security law, Hong Kong Free Press (HKFP) reported. Six other defendants, who were former staff members of Apple Daily, are set to plead guilty and face sentencing, the report said. Lai, 74 faces four charges, … Continue reading Jimmy Lai to face trial for breaching national security law

Russia-Ukraine War: China strengthens oil and gas agreement with Moscow

July figures show that Russia was China's main oil supplier for the third month in a row. Chinese refiners purchased Russian oil, while cutting shipments from Angola and Brazil. China purchased 7.15 million tonnes of Russian oil, an increase of 7.6 percent from one year ago, according to statistics from the Chinese General Administration of … Continue reading Russia-Ukraine War: China strengthens oil and gas agreement with Moscow