Month: October 2019

Boeing Chief To Families Of Crash Victims: ‘We Are Sorry, Deeply And Truly’

Boeing President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg appeared before the Senate Transportation Committee on future of the grounded 737 Max on Tuesday. Dennis Muilenburg, the president and CEO of Boeing, appeared before a Senate panel Tuesday where he was peppered with questions regarding a pair of crashes of 737 Max...

Pageant winners open to cosmos of opportunity

After five months of fierce competition, Chen Jiaoyi, a 24-year-old student at University College London, was named winner of the 2019 Miss Chinese Cosmos Pageant. As an annual event sponsored by Hong Kong broadcaster Phoenix TV, the beauty contest, in its 17th year, seeks out well-educated young women who...

Bencic bests Kvitova in WTA Finals Shenzhen group stage

SHENZHEN – No 7 Swede Belinda Bencic defeated Czech No 6 Petra Kvitova in their red group round-robin clash at the Shiseido WTA Finals Shenzhen here on Tuesday, 6-3, 1-6, 6-4. Kvitova led Bencic in the head to head, having won three of their last four encounters since the...

Fabric exhibition honors traditional handwoven craft

Xiabu, or “the fabric of summer”, is a traditional handwoven fabric made of ramie, used to help people feel cool and comfortable and also ward off the heat and humidity. Click Here: All Blacks Rugby Jersey Spun Connected, an exhibition at Prince Kung’s Palace Museum through Nov 9 in...

Shenzhen serves up excellence with long-term growth plan

Impressed by the strong debut of the WTA Finals in Shenzhen, tennis legends have high hopes the tournament will serve as an impetus for further growing the game in China over its 10-year run. From having no events to play at home when she turned pro in 2003 to...

Liverpool veteran admits return to boyhood club would be ‘amazing’

Liverpool star James Milner has admitted that it would be “amazing in so many different ways” to return to Leeds United. Milner was sold by Leeds in 2004, during a time in which the Yorkshire club were facing financial problems, but four different clubs and 15-years later the midfielder...

Lampard bemoans Chelsea injuries and sets target for Kante return

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard insisted he had no option to rotate his midfielders in the EFL Cup as N’Golo Kante nears a return. Chelsea lost 2-1 after a stunning Marcus Rashford free-kick knocked them out of the Carabao Cup, with Lampard again starting both Jorginho and Mateo Kovacic. Defeat...

Carragher slams Arsenal’s Mustafi: ‘He’s just one of those defenders’

Jamie Carragher believes Shkodran Mustafi’s days at Arsenal are numbered after another poor performance for the Gunners in the Carabao Cup. Mustafi started the Carabao Cup tie at Liverpool but scored a comical own goal in the sixth minute. It was one of five goals Arsenal conceded on a...

Smith wants Aston Villa ‘to go all out’ for Carabao glory

Boss Dean Smith said Aston Villa must target Carabao Cup glory after their 2-1 win over Wolves. Ahmed Elmohamady’s winner sent Villa into the quarter-finals for the first time since 2012. Anwar El Ghazi gave the hosts the lead but Patrick Cutrone’s second-half effort briefly levelled. Villa have beaten...