With the LSU football spring game coming up Saturday, Tigers coach Ed Orgeron is set to answer questions Tuesday afternoon for the final time before his team takes the field. Orgeron is scheduled to speak with reporters about 6 p.m. and is expected to address elements surrounding key position battles, other elements that will be on display in the game and who will be inactive. Follow the coach's comments below. Can't see the feed? Click here . If you're a Tiger fan you won't want to miss this newsletter. Sign up today. LSU's spring game is scheduled to begin at noon on April 17, broadcast on SEC Network+. MORE LSU COVERAGE Details on fan attendance for LSU's spring football game; free admission, seating, more A year after the coronavirus pandemic canceled LSU's spring football game entirely, the university announced Monday that fans will be able to … Meet Maason Smith: LSU's Keto-following 5-star defensive tackle … [Read more...] about Follow live: Ed Orgeron gives final press conference before LSU spring game; 6 p.m.
UNDER normal circumstances, election fever sets in around this time of the year as a prelude to the campaign circus coming to town. But these are extraordinary times. Covid-19 cases are surging, people are dying and the economy is collapsing. Coming out from a year’s lockdown, perhaps the world’s longest, the National Capital Region (NCR or Metro Manila) reverted to a stricter one. Since early March, Covid-19 cases now average 10,000 to 15,000 daily from February’s 1,800 to 2,000. While waiting for the vaccine rollout, a pall of helplessness, fear and death hover. On the other hand, there is no vaccine against the election virus ravaging the body politic, diverting us from what is important. For the opposition, this could be the perfect time to grab the political narrative focusing on the pandemic, providing the government some modicum of solution — if only it can get its act together. Not this time around. The opposition has been so damaged and demonized that they are bereft of … [Read more...] about Continuation of a regime by other means
The NCP supremo underwent laparoscopy surgery at Breach Candy Hospital on Monday Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar , who is also the nephew of Sharad Pawar , said that the NCP supremo will be discharged from the hospital in two days. The Deputy CM visited his uncle at Mumbai 's Breach Candy Hospital along with his wife. Read: Mumbai City Latest Updates Speaking about the health of Sharad Pawar, the Deputy CM said that his uncle is recuperating after the surgery and he will be discharged from the hospital in the next two days. Sharad Pawar, 80, underwent a laparoscopy surgery was conducted successfully on the gall bladder, on Monday. Earlier, Sharad Pawar had undergone an emergency endoscopy for the removal of a stone from his bile duct at the hospital on March 30. Sharad Pawar undergoes laparoscopy surgery for gall bladder Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar successfully underwent a gall bladder surgery on Monday, informed … [Read more...] about Ajit Pawar: NCP chief Sharad Pawar to be discharged from hospital in two days
Karti Chidambaram was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday on the basis of confessional statements of INX Media Limited directors Peter and Indrani Mukerjea, alleging that they paid $7 lakh to him on the instructions of his father P Chidamabaram, as quid pro quo for a Foreign Investment Promotion Board clearance, officials said. The statements of the Mukerjeas were recorded by the Enforcement Directorate, which is probing the money laundering angle in the case, while the CBI had only recorded Indrani’s statement before a magistrate as per section 164 of the CrPC, they said. Karti, 46, was arrested by the CBI from the Chennai airport on his return from London in connection with the agency’s probe in the INX Media case. Both Peter and Indrani had alleged that they met the then Finance Minister P Chidambaram at his North Block office, seeking clearance for foreign investments in their media company after the Income Tax department detected … [Read more...] about Indrani alleges paying Karti Chidambaram $7 lakh bribe
The Sopranos has been heralded as the best series of all time. The American crime drama first burst onto our screens in January 1999 and due to its incredible popularity ran on HBO for a whopping 86 episodes until 2007. Despite going down in history as one of the best TV shows ever devised, the creator of the cult Mafia series did reveal it almost never got made because the first script didn't feature a single episode. Thankfully, David Chase completely rewrote the show and added some brutal deaths - with 88 unfortunate souls losing their lives across six seasons. At the centre was the late, great James Gandolfini as mob king Tony Soprano, who struggled to balance family life while running a dangerous criminal organisation. While several of the show's cast members were famous before they joined it propelled many into stardom and made household names out of Gandolfini, Edie Falco and Lorraine Bracco. The Sopranos paved the way for other violent crime shows and without … [Read more...] about The Sopranos cast now – tragedy, failed music career and vegan pasta sauces