A sparkling century by Rohit Sharma and a 89-run knock by skipper Virat Kohli in addition to some inspired bowling helped India to a series-clinching seven-wicket win over Australia in the third ODI on Sunday. Rohit made 119 and put on a key 137-run second-wicket stand with Kohli, as India […]
India’s richest 1 per cent hold more than four-times the wealth held by 953 million people who make up for the bottom 70 per cent of the country’s population, while the total wealth of all Indian billionaires is more than the full-year budget, rights group Oxfam said on Monday.
Britain’s Prince Harry spoke on Sunday of his unhappiness at being forced to give up his royal duties in a deal with Queen Elizabeth and senior Windsors. “Our hope was to continue serving the queen, the Commonwealth and my military associations without public funding. Sadly that wasn’t possible,” the prince, […]
India now has a new lethal weapons platform to keep a â€˜strategic eyeâ€™ over the Indian Ocean Region (IOR), especially the Bay of Bengal, as well as carry out â€˜long-range precision strikesâ€™ against hostile aircraft carriers or other high-value targets by day and night in all-weather conditions in the region.
Ahead of his partyâ€™s manifesto, CM Arvind Kejriwal released a â€œKejriwal ki 10 guaranteeâ€� card on Sunday, promising to continue the current free public services while vowing to make bus rides free for students, deploy mohalla marshals for womenâ€™s security, give 24-hour supply of clean piped water to every household […]
Have you ever forwarded a message on social media that you found amazing, only to later discover it was false? If you can honestly answer that with a â€œnoâ€�, you are part of a minuscule minority. In an age in which â€˜informationâ€™ is anything but scarce, a lot of it […]
Signalling a step up in the political battle over the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and to erase confusion over the comments of senior functionaries that not implementing the law might be “unconstitutional”, Congress on Sunday said all states where it is in office should follow the example of the government […]
The commerce and industry ministry has proposed to reduce the number of alcohol bottles and cigarette packets that a passenger can buy at duty-free outlets when returning from an overseas trip, while also seeking a cut in the value of goods and gifts that one can get in without paying […]
India captain Virat Kohli was “very satisfied” with his team’s come-from-behind series win against a formidable Australian side that had Steve Smith, David Warner and rising star Marnus Labuschagne in its ranks. India had lost the last home ODI series 2-3 after leading 2-0 but at that time both Smith […]
Captain Priyam Garg (56), opener Yashasvi Jaiswal (59) and wicketkeeper Dhruv Jurel (52 not out) struck half centuries as defending champions India beat Sri Lanka by 90 runs in the opening encounter of the ICC U-19 World Cup on Sunday.
Opener Rohit Sharma top-scored with 119 as India beat Australia by 7 wickets in the 3rd ODI to clinch the series 2-1 in Bangalore. Rohit put on a key 137-run 2nd-wicket stand with Virat Kohli, who made 89, as India chased down their target of 287 in 47.3 overs. Shreyas […]
The Chinese space agency is preparing a mid-year mission to Mars, marking the most ambitious project on an exploration checklist intended to achieve equal footing with Nasa and transform the nationâ€™s technological know-how. Landing the unmanned probe on the red planet would cap President Xi Jinpingâ€™s push to make China […]
Amid the tussle with the Left front government over the CAA, Kerala governor Arif Mohammed Khan on Sunday made it clear he would not remain a “mute spectator” and would ensure the law of the land is upheld. “The Constitution has to be upheld and this is not a personal […]
A 45-year-old Indian school teacher is undergoing treatment for a new strain of pneumonia outbreak spreading in the Chinese cities of Wuhan and Shenzhen, becoming the first foreigner to have contracted the mysterious SARS-like coronavirus. Preeti Maheshwari, a teacher at an international school in Shenzhen, has been admitted to a […]