Need to gradually reopen schools for mental well-being of kids: WHO

Countries need to consider graded and gradual reopening of schools as closure for a long time is impacting not only education but also the social and mental well-being of children, World Health Organization South East Asia regional director Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh told ET in an exclusive interview. At a time when state governments are … Read more

Time’s Up leader resigns after criticism for aiding Cuomo on sexual harassment allegations

Roberta Kaplan has resigned as chairwoman of Time’s Up after facing widespread criticism for advising New York governor Andrew Cuomo on sexual harassment allegations against him. Kaplan, a prominent lawyer who founded Time’s Up legal defense fund and represents the writer E Jean Carroll in a defamation lawsuit against Donald Trump, resigned on Monday, becoming … Read more

Pentagon to require COVID vaccine for all troops by Sept. 15

The Pentagon will require members of the U.S. military to get the COVID-19 vaccine by Sept. 15, according to a memo obtained by The Associated Press. That deadline could be pushed up if the vaccine receives final FDA approval or infection rates continue to rise. “I will seek the president’s approval to make the vaccines … Read more

Verma stars as Phoenix beat Fire

Shafali Verma had scored 71 runs in her five previous innings in The Hundred Women’s Hundred, Edgbaston Welsh Fire 127-9 (100 balls): Smith 38 (36); Gordon 2-30 Birmingham Phoenix 131-0 (76 balls): Verma 76* (42), Jones 52* (35) Phoenix won by 10 wickets Scorecard; Table India’s teenage superstar Shafali Verma crunched a rapid half-century in … Read more

This Is Rachel Uchitel, Representing Herself

After the documentary came out in January, she heard from Mr. Holtz, Ms. Uchitel’s main adversary in managing the N.D.A., who calls himself “Ray Donovan with a pen,” on his website. “If you get a job, I’ll come after your wages. If you get married, I’ll go after your joint bank account. I will come … Read more

Sennheiser CX True Wireless earbuds review: Solid audio and battery life – Video | ZDNet

Sennheiser CX True Wireless earbuds review: Solid audio and battery life 5:16 / August 10, 2021 While Sennheiser’s new Bluetooth earbuds don’t look like much, they deliver on excellent audio performance with very long battery life. Matt Miller says the earbuds are comfortable for extended wear and include support for the aptX codec. Read more: … Read more

Just How Safe Are Neti Pots?

By Robert PreidtHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Aug. 9, 2021 (HealthDay News) — When your sinuses are clogged, you will try anything to ease the congestion: neti pots, bulb syringes, squeeze bottles and even battery-operated pulsed water devices. But improper use of these nasal irrigation devices can put you at risk for infection, a U.S. Food and … Read more