Sue Barker was left in tears as she recieved a standing ovation from the crowd at Wimbledon , after she stepped down as the BBC’s presenter following an incredible 30 years. The former tennis pro and A Question of Sport presenter previously announced that this will be her final year presenting. Attending the Centre Court Centenary Celebration, presenter and former player John McEnroe, 63, took a moment to celebrate the iconic presenter, saying: ‘One final word to the crowd. ‘On behalf of all the players, I just want to say that we’re gonna be lost without you. After 30 years of covering this tournament magnificently, please give it up for Sue Barker.’ Sue, 66, was visibly emotional as thousands of fans got to their feet, cheering and clapping for her. ‘Thank you so much but this is about the tournament and all I can say is from now on, John McEnroe is going to be commentating on Court 17 after that going off script!’ Sue joked. ‘But thank you, that means the … [Read more...] about Sue Barker in tears as she receives standing ovation at Wimbledon after stepping down as presenter: ‘We’ll be lost without you’
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Listen and subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | Googl e | Pocket Casts When we regret our past, it can feel like we’re incapable of changing our future. But it may be our past “mistakes” that help us realize there is room to evolve. In the finale episode of How to Start Over, we explore how regret can be a catalyst of change, what holds us back from self-forgiveness, and how to reconcile our past mistakes—and move forward for good. Conversations with Shai Davidai, an assistant professor at the Columbia Business School, and forgiveness expert Everett Worthington help us identify whether regret hinders our growth or serves as a catalyst of change. This episode was produced by Rebecca Rashid and is hosted by Olga Khazan. Editing by A.C. Valdez and Claudine Ebeid. Fact-check by Ena Alvarado. Engineering by Matthew Simonson. Special thanks to Adrienne LaFrance, executive editor of The Atlantic. Be part of How to Start Over. Write to us at … [Read more...] about How to Forgive Ourselves for What We Can’t Change
SCORPIO is the 11th astrological sign of the zodiac - and the last water sign. Those born from October 24 tend to be brave and passionate but can be stubborn and jealous. What are the Scorpio horoscope dates? Anyone who’s born between October 24 and November 22 is a Scorpio. The exact dates can shift by a day or two depending on the year, but these are generally the agreed dates that are commonly used throughout the western world. The dates for the rest of the zodiac signs are: Sagittarius: November 23 – December 21 Capricorn: December 22 – January 20 Aquarius: January 21 – February 18 Pisces: February 19 - March 20 Aries: March 21 - April 20 Taurus: April 21 – May 21 Gemini: May 22 – June 21 Cancer: June 22 – July 22 Leo: July 23 – August 23 Virgo : August 24 – September 22 Libra: September 23 – October 23 Traits of a Scorpio Passionate, determined and fierce, Scorpios are a force to be reckoned … [Read more...] about Scorpio horoscope: Star sign dates, traits, compatibility and personality
The arrest of Muhammed Zubair , co-founder of Alt News, a fact-checking website has been described as a new low for press freedom in India . Press and human rights groups see it as an attack on the freedom of expression. Zubair, was arrested last week following a complaint by a Twitter user over a satirical tweet posted more than four years ago in 2018, allegedly mocking Hindu god Hanuman. Free speech under threat The tweet in question is a photo of the "Honeymoon Hotel" with its name changed to read "Hanuman Hotel." Another Twitter user recently retweeted it calling it an afront to his religious sentiments. Zubair, who has been in the forefront of calling out on disinformation and rising hate speech against minorities in the country, was arrested days after bringing international attention to controversial remarks made by a ruling party official against prophet Muhammad. The comments made by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) former spokesperson Nupur Sharma … [Read more...] about Is freedom of expression under threat in India?
Meghan and Harry warned against new Oprah chat Sign up for FREE royal alerts SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Meghan Markle and Prince Harry faced much criticism after airing their complaints about treatment received whilst serving as working members of the Royal Family to Oprah Winfrey in 2021. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have now been tipped for a second interview with the talk show presenter after being spotted leaving her home in California earlier last week. But commentator Dylan Howard questioned the subject the pair could focus on, suggesting Meghan and Harry would struggle to emerge victorious in a further confrontation with the Royal Family. Related articles Meghan 'toying with idea' of tell-all … [Read more...] about ‘It’s over for them’ Meghan and Harry warned ‘the Firm wins’ if new Oprah chat goes ahead