U.S. Olympic Karate Athlete, Sakura Kokumai, Target of Racist Rant at Park
Thursday, 8 April 2021 () Sakura Kokumai was minding her own business while training in a park when she was accosted by a stranger ... in the latest disturbing example of anti-Asian sentiment in America. The U.S Olympic karate athlete says she was at a park in Orange, CA…
Chennai girl Nethra Kumanan was 12 the year she started sailing. Now 23, she has just become the first Indian to earn an Olympic spot in sailing. The nine Indian sailors who have participated in the Games so far, all men, participated through continental quotas. Kumanan won her spot by finishing as the best Asian, and second overall, at the Laser Radial event in last week’s Mussanah Open Championship in Oman. Laser Radial is a classification in dinghy sailing, a single-handed boat sailed by one person. Take a look at what it takes to train for this sport at this level, and what it looks like to practice it on the seas
Credit: HT Digital Content Duration: 02:33Published
In a changing global scenario, the healthy and safe transportation has accelerated the movement of riding bicycles. Mountain biking is a thrilling sport that is loved by many adrenaline junkies. It is a great way to experience the outdoors and nature in a fun and exciting way. Yamaha has decided to use its expertise of making both motorbikes and e-bikes to create new mountain flagship e-bike. An outdoor event was held to showcase new mountain e-bike models as well as give guests a chance to test ride these bikes and experience the off-road adventure. The great thing about these bikes is that even those who haven't done mountain biking before can experience the fun with the help of electric drive unit. The interest in mountain biking has been on the rise since mountain bike Cross-Country was added to Olympics. Bicycle riding has become more popular since then. Japanese technology is adding comfort to daily life. It provides excellent opportunity to enjoy sport and keep environment clean.
A French company has gone back to the basics of maritime transport with the use of a sailboat to ship cargo to and from France and the Americas in a bid to make the movement of goods by sea between the two sides of the Atlantic carbon-neutral. Francesca Lynagh reports.
The shooting in Orange, California, that killed four people including a 9-year-old boy on Wednesday was carried out by a 44-year-old man who knew the victims, police said on Thursday (April 01), as they ruled out the shooting as a random act. Flora Bradley-Watson has more.
Four people, including a child, were killed in a mass shooting at an office complex in Orange, California, a police official said. A fifth person was transported to a local hospital in critical condition with a gunshot wound, Lt. Jennifer Amat said. An officer-involved shooting occurred and a suspect was transported to the hospital, Amat said. The suspect sustained a gunshot wound and is critical condition, she said.
Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) told a crowd at a rally in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, that she’s hoping for a guilty verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial and if there isn’t one that activists have to get “more confrontational.”