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NHS anniversary: PM to join nationwide clap to celebrate health service

NHS anniversary: PM to join nationwide clap to celebrate health service

Health
The prime minister will join a nationwide round of clapping later to pay tribute to NHS staff on the 72nd anniversary of the health service.The public are being encouraged to give a round of applause at 17:00 BST for all those who helped save lives during the coronavirus pandemic.In a video message, Prince Charles has spoken of his gratitude and pride for the "costly sacrifices" of NHS staff.On Saturday, UK landmarks were lit up blue in celebration and remembrance.Downing Street, the Royal Albert Hall, Blackpool Tower, the Shard and the Wembley Arch were all illuminated and a minute's silence was held to remember those who have died during the pandemic.People were also asked to place lights their windows in a show of remembrance ...
Lady Gaga, Ellen DeGeneres join lineup for Sunday’s Living Room Concert

Lady Gaga, Ellen DeGeneres join lineup for Sunday’s Living Room Concert

Entertainment
March 29 (UPI) -- Lady Gaga, Ellen DeGeneres and Melissa McCarthy have joined Sunday's Fox Presents the iHeart Living Room Concert for America. Elton John is hosting the benefit concert, which will feature performances by Alicia Keys, Backstreet Boys, Billie Eilish, Billie Joe Armstrong, Camila Cabello, Dave Grohl, Mariah Carey, Sam Smith, Tim McGraw and H.E.R. The artists will all be singing in remote locations in keeping with social-distancing practices intended to stop the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, which has killed more than 30,000 people worldwide. The special pays tribute to healthcare workers, and will air Sunday at 9 p.m. ET. Let's block ads! (Why?) Entertainment News - UPI.com
HDFC Bank, Mastercard, SAP Concor join hands to manage spending in corporate sector

HDFC Bank, Mastercard, SAP Concor join hands to manage spending in corporate sector

Finance
NEW DELHI: HDFC Bank, Mastercard and SAP Concur have joined hands for spending management services for the corporate sector. HDFC Bank will offer a corporate credit card for business travellers, providing a one-stop solution for payment and expense management during business trips, said a release on Tuesday. "The corporate credit card will enable seamless integration of all business-related spend into SAP Concur offerings, enhancing employee experience, increasing visibility, saving money, and improving corporate efficiency," it said. The card is supported by Mastercard. SAP Concur is a travel, expense, and invoice management solutions provider. Parag Rao, country head (payments business and marketing) of HDFC Bank, said, "Corporates can gain greater insights and control, while ensuring re...

Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Kurzawa to join on five-year deal, Boateng loan bid reported, £50m Upamecano approach

Sports
[unable to retrieve full-text content]We’ll keep you updated with all the latest Arsenal news with the transfer window now open… Arsenal bidding to buy two defenders and one could be signed for just £6million Ozil takes swipe at Emery with praise for Arteta, the ‘right man for Arsenal’ Eight wonderkids who may make January transfers, including Arsenal, Chelsea and […] talkSPORT
Former Yankees pitching coach Larry Rothschild to join Padres in same role

Former Yankees pitching coach Larry Rothschild to join Padres in same role

Sports
Nov. 8 (UPI) -- The San Diego Padres are expected to hire Larry Rothschild as the club's new pitching coach. League sources told MLB Media and The Athletic on Friday that Rothschild will replace Darren Balsley, who served for 17 seasons in that capacity. The club has yet to confirm the move. Rothschild, 65, spent the last nine seasons as pitching coach of the New York Yankees. The organization fired him after the team's American League Championship Series loss to the Houston Astros. The Padres will be Rothschild's sixth team as a pitching coach. He previously served in that role with the then-Florida Marlins, Chicago Cubs, Cincinnati Reds, Atlanta Braves and Yankees. Rothschild, who played 11 years in the Detroit Tigers, Padres, Reds and Cubs organizations as a relief pitcher from 1975 t...