United States GP: Lewis Hamilton, Max Verstappen early Austin flashpoint whets appetite for duel

US GP Qualifying live on Sky Sports F1, Main Event and Sky Showcase at 10pm tonight, with extended build-up featuring special Rivals show from 8.30pm looking at the Hamilton vs Verstappen duel so far; Mercedes and Red Bull each topped one Friday practice session By James Galloway Last Updated: 23/10/21 9:30am Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen went wheel-to-wheel during Practice Two ahead of the United States GP Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen went wheel-to-wheel during Practice Two ahead of the…

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INTER-PARLIAMENTARY UNION INTERVENES IN BATHIUDEENS CASE

The IPU in it’s recent official Tweet on 18th  had posted the following:  “The IPU is pleased that Sri Lankan Parliamentarian Rishad Bathiudeen was finally released on bail following his arrest on the Prevention of Terrorism Act. The IPU will closely monitor his trial” Rishad  Bathiudeen,  Member  of  Parliament  and  Leader  of  All  Ceylon  Makkal Congress  was  arrested  by  the  CID  on  24th   April  2021  under  the  Prevention  of Terrorism (Temporary Provisions) Act No. 48 of 1979. He was detained for a total of…

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Scotland Women 2 – 1 Hungary Women

Skipper Rachel Corsie got Scotland Women out of a hole with a last-minute winner against Hungary. Corsie nodded home to earn the Scots a 2-1 victory at Hampden and maintain their 100 per cent record in World Cup qualifying Group B. Milan winger Christy Grimshaw had opened the scoring late in the first half but Scotland were punished for some slack passing when Fanni Vago levelled. The visitors looked like holding out until Corsie came up with a thrilling finish. How Scotland maintained perfect start to World Cup qualifying… Image:…

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Saving a million salmon and a tribe in a historic drought

The Klamath river is becoming too warm for salmon to live. If it dries up, a Native American tribe could face its doom. The extreme drought in California has made the river shrink and heated it up. The fish couldn’t swim upstream because of the dams. Officials are removing them to save over a million salmon, and the Hupa tribe, which relies on salmon as a food source for centuries. Source link–!Thank You !–

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Rugby league siblings Savannah and Jordan Andrade set to take on the world | Rugby League News

Savannah Andrade makes her England debut against France on Saturday, while brother Jordan lines up for Jamaica against Scotland on Sunday. “Everyone is super-proud for me and my brother and it’s a great opportunity,” Savannah said By Marc Bazeley Last Updated: 23/10/21 7:15am Jordan and Savannah Andrade will both be gracing the international stage this weekend It will be a special weekend for the Andrade family as rugby league’s brother and sister duo get set to feature in international action. On Saturday, Savannah Andrade makes her England debut as part…

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‘LIOC increases prices to cut down losses at CPC’s expense’

Huge increase in sales volumes disastrous for Ceypetco – CPC chairman By Shamindra Ferdinando Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) Chairman Sumith Wijesinghe says Lanka IOC has increased its fuel prices by Rs. 5 a litre to curtail its losses by making its customers obtain fuel from Ceypetco fuel stations. Wijesinghe said so when The Island sought an explanation as regards the mechanism in place to revise fuel prices and whether Lanka IOC required the government permission to do so. Wijesinghe emphasised that Lanka IOC move was calculated to discourage customers coming to…

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Cristiano Ronaldo: Man Utd still need time to adapt – but I want to push my level even higher | Football News

Cristiano Ronaldo believes Manchester United still need time to gel as a team but insists he remains as motivated as ever to reach even higher levels of success. Ronaldo made a stunning return to Old Trafford in the summer but while he has delivered blockbuster moments in the Champions League – most recently in a thrilling comeback win against Atalanta – United’s expensively-assembled stars have stuttered in the Premier League. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side, who face old foes Liverpool on Super Sunday, are already five points off leaders Chelsea after…

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer interview: Man Utd boss on Cristiano Ronaldo’s finishing and stopping Liverpool | Football News

“I see them up close every day and they are special athletes and performers.” Manchester United are in the midst of a potentially pivotal moment in their season but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is convinced his players will be embracing the challenge of facing Liverpool on Sunday, rather than feeling the pressure. “Big players relish these games,” he tells Sky Sports with a smile. Rain showers had rolled through Friday morning’s training session and there are a handful of key players carrying knocks, but speaking to Solskjaer after his pre-match press…

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SJB MP Ashok Abeysinghe says that the majority in the current government are thieves!

Samagi Jana Balawega MP Ashok Abeysinghe says that the majority in the current Rajapaksa government are thieves. “In those days the price of fuel in the world market was very low. They were to provide fuel at very low prices like $5 or $10 and sometimes for free of charge. They said they would set up a price stabilization fund of 20 billion or so. What happened, in the end was that there was no money or no reduction in fuel prices. Can you remember…

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United States GP: Valtteri Bottas fastest in Practice One but has grid penalty for another engine change

Mercedes leave Red Bull trailing out of the box in Austin in early one-two, although Valtteri Bottas will take another grid drop on Sunday; title-leader Max Verstappen nine tenths of a second off pace in opening session; Second Practice at 9pm live only on Sky Sports F1 By James Galloway Last Updated: 22/10/21 9:00pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Paul Di Resta was at the SkyPad to analyse the fastest laps from Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen during opening practice at the United States GP…

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Angelo Ogbonna: It is a great time to be a West Ham player | Football News

Angelo Ogbonna is loving life at West Ham, who have made an impressive start to the season and host Tottenham on Super Sunday with a chance to move into the Premier League’s top four if results go their way. West Ham take on their fierce rivals this weekend sitting just a point behind Nuno Espirito Santo’s team in the table and with it all to play for at the London Stadium. Ogbonna, though, was playing it all down when we met ahead of the clash. “It is too early to…

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SimCentric Technologies receives ISO certification

Military simulation training software developer SimCentric Technologies (Pvt) Ltd strengthened the Company’s information security with the ISO 27001:2013 certification for information security management. This achievement coincides with the Company’s 12th anniversary this year. Over the years, SimCentric Technologies have successfully offered reliable and effective training software to a global clientele. The ISO 27001:2013 certification confirms SimCentric Technologies’ compliance to global information security laws and regulations including GDPR, NIST, and NIS directives. It is also a testament to the Company’s commitment to protecting customers with the highest information protection and, in…

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Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl fined £20,000 by FA over Chelsea VAR comments | Football News

Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl has been fined £20,000 by the Football Association after admitting a charge of improper conduct. Hasenhuttl has been hit with the fine for his comments about a VAR decision in a post-match interview after his side’s 3-1 Premier League defeat at Chelsea earlier this month. The Saints boss had commented on Saints skipper James Ward-Prowse’s dismissal in the 77th minute at Stamford Bridge. Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player FREE TO WATCH: Highlights from Chelsea’s win over Southampton in the Premier League…

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