Bihar: Death toll in Saran hooch tragedy rises to 12 | Patna News

Medical teams have been sent to the area in the village so that checkups can be done at every household. ANI photo CHHAPRA: The death toll in a suspected hooch tragedy in Bihar’s Saran district rose to 12 on Friday. The incident took place at Bhatha village under Maker police station area. While three people died at Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH), one was brought dead to the hospital, said Dr I S Thankurthe superintendent of the hospital. Two others – Chandan Mahto (30) and Kamal Mahto (65) –…

Fashion meets fantasy in an exhibit featuring exquisite garments by Chinese designer Guo Pei

In 2015, Rihanna broke the internet when she walked down the Met Gala red carpet in a fur-trimmed, golden yellow dress with a 16-foot train. Chinese couture designer Guo Pei created the iconic gown. East meets the West in these exquisite designs inspired by her culture and European art. Now her work is up for display at the Legion of Honor in San Francisco. Museum curator Jill D’Alessandro talks about the exhibit and Guo Pei’s impact on the fashion world. “I think you know as she [Guo Pei] explains it’s…

Expedia Group sees travel rebound, accelerates shift to unified tech platform – GeekWire

An AirAsia plane promotes Expedia in Singapore in 2012. Photo by Steven Byles, Via Flickr, Creative Commons 2.0. Seattle-based online travel giant Expedia Group posted better-than-expected results for the second quarter, saying demand for travel was strong despite the uncertain economy and the lingering effects of COVID-19 around the world. Revenue was $3.2 billion, up more than 50% vs. the second quarter last year, and up 1% from 2019, the last comparable quarter before the pandemic. Adjusted earnings were $1.96 per share, vs. a loss of $1.13 per share a…

Moore named to Ray Guy Award watch list

Freshman All-American one of 49 players named to prestigious list Football 8/4/2022 6:52:00 PM BLACKSBURG – Coming off a stellar freshman season, Virginia Tech football’s Peter Moore has been named to the Ray Guy Award’s (top punter) preseason watch list on Thursday. Moore (6-1, 207) tied for the most punts of 50-plus yards in the ACC last season with 23 and tied for third in the conference with 22 punts inside the 20-yard line. The sophomore held a 45.1-yard average on…

Overcoming Anxiety And Panic Attacks To Enjoy Solo Travel

Earlier this year, Nigerian-American Yewande Akinrodoye traveled solo for the very first time. Though the 28-year-old DMV-based tech analyst had already visited twenty different countries, she had not yet ventured out to travel alone. As the owner of a travel business that curates trips for other travelers, it is important for Wande to travel frequently to remain knowledgeable about the destinations she recommends to her clients. Since she works remotely, she enjoys the flexibility to travel anywhere and still be able to work. But this is not the case for…

Found’s Swathy Prithivi and Atomic’s Jordan Kong on TechCrunch Live – TechCrunch

Swathy Prithivi started Found with the goal of improving the journey of weight loss. The company quickly discovered a huge demand and rapidly scaled its operations and expanded throughout the United States. The company’s story started in an Atomic incubator. On this episode of TechCrunch Livewe hear from Found’s co-founder and COO Swathy Prithivi and Atomic’s Jordan Kong on raising capital and scaling to meet demand. We hope you can join the live event on Wednesday, August 10, at 12:00 p.m. PDT. Register here for free! You can apply for…

Startup Stories: Alberta Association of Nurses

Starting point. The Alberta Association of Nurses (AAN) has a unique story behind its formation. Many of the activities the group will do—conferences, professional development, advocacy—were previously performed by the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta, which regulates and licenses nurses in the province. When legislation passed saying organizations couldn’t both regulate and advocate, CARNA kept its regulatory duties and began operating as the College of Registered Nurses of Alberta, and AAN was formed. “This was really the opportunity to start a standalone professional nursing organization,” said Kathy…

Expedia rides ‘strong’ travel rebound to earnings beat

Expedia Group Inc. shares EXPE, -3.27% were headed 6% higher in after-hours trading Thursday after the online-travel company topped expectations with its latest results amid a strong rebound in travel. The company reported a net loss of $185 million, or $1.17 a share, compared with a loss of $301 million, or $2.02 a share, in the year-before quarter. Expedia reported adjusted earnings per share of $1.96, whereas it lost an adjusted $1.13 a share a year prior. Analysts tracked by FactSet were looking for $1.56 a share in adjusted earnings…

American Airlines announces more cuts as travel demand keeps surging

Here’s why airlines are struggling to keep up with summer travel Airlines are struggling to keep up with travel demands this summer. Here’s what passengers need to know. Just the FAQs, USA TODAY American Airlines is the latest carrier to announce cuts to its schedule – primarily from its Philadelphia hub – even as demand for flights continues to soar. American, like many other airlines, downsized earlier in the pandemic and are now struggling to keep their operations running smoothly. “American has taken steps to size our airline for the resources we have available…

Kurtosis raises $20M Series A to give web3 developers ‘a place to play around’ – TechCrunch

To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3 p.m. PDT, subscribe here. He came and I are swapping places for the next two days while he gets some much-needed rest. While he’s away, please enjoy his latest Pitch Deck Teardown on Glambook. In the meantime, TechCrunch Disrupt is coming closer: Meet the final five Disrupt Audience Choice roundtable winners, and if you are a student, enter our video competition for a chance to win a free pass. And don’t…