Live updates: 49ers stun Broncos, 20-14

By on December 21, 2019

first_imgJoin us to get in-game insights and analysis Sunday when the 49ers face the Denver Broncos at Levi’s Stadium starting at 1:05 p.m.Sunday is the first of three consecutive home games for the 2-10 49ers, who currently hold the No. 1 spot in the 2019 NFL Draft. However, coach Kyle Shanahan and Co. would tell you they’d rather finish out the regular season on a strong note.San Francisco sends out rookie quarterback Nick Mullens for his fifth NFL start. Mullens threw for 414 yards and a …last_img read more

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Non-bailable warrant issued against Hardik Patel

By on December 3, 2019

first_imgA court in Gujarat issued a non-bailable warrant against Patidar quota agitation leader Hardik Patel after he failed to appear before it in a case related to vandalising BJP legislator Rushikesh Patel’s office in Visnagar from where the quota agitation was launched in 2015.Cases were registered against 17 others too for the incident that took place during a protest rally in 2015.’Patidar leaders targeted’Another warrant was issued against another Patidar leader, Lalji Patel, who had contended that at a time when an anti-BJP atmosphere was prevailing ahead of the Assembly polls, Patidar leaders were being targeted by the authorities.“I have attended all hearings in the court regularly,” Mr. Patel, who heads the Sardar Patel Group, told reporters in Mehsana district.Dinesh Bambhania, a close aide of Mr. Hardik Patel and a key member of the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS), also slammed the State government for ”making attempts to put Mr. Hardik Patel behind the bars before the Assembly polls.” He said, “This shows the BJP’s nervousness. On the one hand, the entire State machinery is snooping and spying on Hardik, leaking video footage of his meetings and on the other, such arrest warrants are issued.”Mr. Hardik Patel on Wednesday held a roadshow in Botad district in Saurashtra and addressed a rally attended by thousands of the community members.last_img read more

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Gold-medal gadgets: Helpful, friendly robots buzzing around Olympics

By on November 29, 2019

first_imgJohn Lloyd Cruz a dashing guest at Vhong Navarro’s wedding Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Local companies teamed with South Korea’s Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning to put the country’s best and most innovative technology on display during the Winter Games.There’s a robot cleaner that looks a lot like R2-D2 of the “Star Wars” movie franchise, but this husky gizmo vacuums the carpeted floors and keeps them spic and span _ and without any sarcastic beeps and blips.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSWATCH: Drones light up sky in final leg of SEA Games torch runSPORTSLillard, Anthony lead Blazers over ThunderSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutJust outside the main dining hall in the Gangneung media village, a friendly and helpful little gadget plays music and approaches projects the weather forecast for the area, along with the daily event schedules for the games.A short snack robot zips around the hallways in the media centers that acts as a mobile vending machine, offering items such as bottled water. Globe Business launches leading cloud-enabled and hardware-agnostic conferencing platform in PH In this April 10, 2017, photo, an LG Electronics’s cleaning robot moves to clean the floor at the Incheon International Airport in Incheon, South Korea. APPYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Give these robots a gold medal.While the athletes are wowing fans with their world-class abilities in skiing, skating and snowboarding, the big stars at the media centers around the Olympics are the fancy gadgets buzzing and whirring through the hallways.ADVERTISEMENT Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:45Onyok Velasco see bright future for PH boxing in Olympics01:35U.S. urges Japan, South Korea to share intel01:29Police teams find crossbows, bows in HK university01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City Also on display in media center 2 in the Alpensia Resort is a fish tank filled with, you guessed it, robot fish. They swim around and act just like real sea critters – except that they don’t need to be fed and there’s no messy cleanup.Several of the robots had already been tested over the last year at Incheon International Airport, which also has a few multilingual robot guides _ particularly helpful as tourists, fans and journalists from hundreds of countries descend upon the area for the Pyeongchang Games. Typhoon Kammuri accelerates, gains strength en route to PH NEXT BLOCK ASIA 2.0 introduces GURUS AWARDS to recognize and reward industry influencers Read Nextcenter_img Whoops! Wardrobe malfunction mars Olympic debut for ice dancers MOST READ Brace for potentially devastating typhoon approaching PH – NDRRMC View comments 2 ‘newbie’ drug pushers fall in Lucena sting Slow and steady hope for near-extinct Bangladesh tortoises AFP official booed out of forum LATEST STORIESlast_img read more

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San Miguel Beer turns cold in Game 1 as Magnolia clamps down on defense

By on November 27, 2019

first_imgCayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess And he’s also not the only San Miguel player who struggled mightily from the offensive end.Chris Ross and Terrence Romeo each missed nine of their 11 attempts while Arwind Santos had a good start but went on to shoot 4-of-12 from the field. Christian Standhardinger also couldn’t get anything going with just two points on 1-of-3 shots.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logistics“If you will take a look at the stats, there’s one thing that stood out for me and it was our shooting percentage,” Austria told reporters Wednesday following a 99-94 loss to Magnolia in Game 1 of the Philippine Cup finals. “That means our shot selection was not good but we have to give credit to our opponent. The reason why we had a bad shot selection is because of their defense,” he added. “That’s the main culprit.” LATEST STORIES Hontiveros presses for security audit of national power grid Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games PLAY LIST 02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Marcio Lassiter fires blanks in PBA Finals opener. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netMANILA, Philippines—Marcio Lassiter’s potential game-tying triple hit the side of the backboard that had San Miguel Beer head coach Leo Austria shaking his head.Lassiter, the deadliest shooter in the league today, went scoreless going 0-of-8 from the field. To Lassiter’s defense, he just came back after dealing with back spasms that kept him out of the tailend of the semifinals against Phoenix.ADVERTISEMENT SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte Panelo: Duterte ‘angry’ with SEA Games hosting hassles Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. center_img MOST READ DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew “This is only just the first game and we’re lucky this is not a knockout game. We still have a lot of time to regroup and know what to do next game,” Austria said.“I think next game it will be a different ball game.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next The Hotshots’ vaunted defense held the Beermen to just 38 percent from the field, including 25 percent from long distance.“My players responded in the second half and we were able to limit San Miguel to under 100 points and that was the key,” Magnolia coach Chito Victolero said.June Mar Fajardo carried much of the offensive load for the Beermen with 35 points on 11-of-17 shooting that went with 21 rebounds. He scored his team’s last 15 points inside the final seven minutes of the game that nearly completed SMB’s comeback from 10 points down.Austria remained upbeat heading into Game 2, knowing the series had just begun.The Beermen also dropped Game 1 of last year’s All-Filipino finals against the Hotshots before taking the next four to win the series in five games.ADVERTISEMENT Duterte wants probe of SEA Games mess Philippine Arena Interchange inaugurated PBA Finals: Hotshots overcome June Mar Fajardo, Beermen for 1-0 lead View commentslast_img read more

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