India beat South Africa by 7 wickets in 2nd T20I in Mohali. After winning the toss Virat Kohli opted to field and South Africa finished 149/5 in 20 overs. Kohli notched up another record, the highest run-scorer in T20 cricket, after remaining unbeaten at 72.
By Spoorthy Raman Researchers, led by IIT Bombay, design a system to forecast floods in Chennai During the fag end of 2015, Chennai experienced severe floods resulting in the death of about 500 people and economic losses of about 50,000 crores INR. The flooding stranded the city and was termed a 'man-made disaster' resulting from irresponsible water management and rapid urbanisation. The northeast monsoon of the year left most parts of South India marooned, ex
Supreme Court issues notice to the Centre over Farooq Abdullah's detention and allows former J&K CM Ghulam Nabi Azad to visit Jammu, Anantnag, Baramulla and Srinagar on condition that he not hold any political rallies. Sidharth Pandey reports
Champions League holder Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool men were handed a shocking defeat by Carlo Ancelloti’s Napoli. The scoreboard after a rigorous 90 minutes and extra time was 2-0. Dries Mertens' penalty and Fernando Llorente's late goal following a sloppy Virgil van Dijk error consigned the Reds to a fourth successive defeat on the road in the Champions League group stages. Sadio Mane and Mo Salah troubled Napoli’s defence with their pace but the Sene
Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his centrist challenger, the former army chief Benny Gantz, are locked in a tight race in a general election. Exit polls show them neck-in-neck with 32 seats apiece, as 96.9% of votes in Israel's Tuesday election have been counted, the Kan public broadcaster says. According to the partial results, Netanyahu’s Likud party and Grantz’s Blue and White (Kahol Lavan) party won each 32 out of 120 Knesset (Parli
Human Rights activists in America are protesting against Gates Foundation’s Global Goals Award being presented to PM Modi, asking the Foundation to rescind the award because of Modi’s human rights record
The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved an ordinance prohibiting the manufacture and sale of e-cigarettes in India. pic.twitter.com/qayCrQHPZp — ANI (@ANI) September 18, 2019 According to the Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, the production, manufacturing, import, export, transport, sale, distribution or advertisement of e-cigarettes is a cognizable offence. The decision was taken because a lot of young people think 'it's cool' to vape and
The online gaming industry in India is riding a crest of popularity, with increasing mobile penetration and high usage. According to a KPMG report titled 'India's digital future', the gaming industry on a growth trajectory as its revenues nearly doubled in the past four years. The gaming segment was amongst the outperformers in the M&E industry in FY19, growing at a rate of 41.6 per cent. The industry had a valuation of Rs 4,380 crore in FY18, wh
Sept.18 - Watch GoPlus Top News of the day with Rupai Tewari Chief Justice of India(CJI) Ranjan Gogoi sets a deadline for the conclusion of Ayodhya hearing and expects the hearing to conclude by October 18. External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) is an integral part of India. Jaishankar also added that one day we will have physical jurisdiction over it. CPI(M) leader Yousuf Tarigami criticises the Centre for peddling normalcy narrative about the situation in K
Check out the latest updates of the first Ashes 2019 test. Australia opted to bat against England host England at Edgbaston in Birmingham. The Playing XI of both the teams is as follows: England: Rory Burns, Jason Roy, Joe Root(c), Joe Denly, Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow(w), Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Stuart Broad, James Anderson Australia: David Warner, Cameron Bancroft, Usman Khawaja, Steven Smith, Travis Head, Matthew Wade, Tim Paine(w/c), James Pattinson, Pat Cummins, Peter
Sept.18 - India beat South Africa by 7 wickets in the second T20I to go 1-0 up in the 3-match series. Sent into bat, South Africa scored 149/5 against India at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali. Virat Kohli scored an unbeaten half-century to guide his team to victory in 19th over. Brief Scores South Africa - 149/5 in 20 Overs (Quinton de Kock - 52, Temba Bavuma - 49, Deepak Chahar - 2/22) India - 151/3 in 20 Ove
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation at 8 pm on Thursday. This comes two days after Parliament passed a resolution revoking certain provisions of Article 370 which granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir, and passing a bill that bifurcates the state into two union territories.
Saudi Arabia on Wednesday displayed wreckage of drones and cruise missiles it said were used in weekend attacks on its critical oil infrastructure as “undeniable” evidence of Iranian involvement. Displaying remnants of drones and missiles recovered from the attack sites at Abqaiq and Khurais, Saudi defense ministry spokesman Turki al-Maliki showed maps aimed at proving the strikes originated from the north and were “unquestionably sponsored by Iran
Angel Di Maria's heroic brace against his former club helped Thomas Tuchel's PSG claim a 3-0 home win over Real Madrid in their Champions League Group A opening game on Wednesday. PSG know for their fierce attacking forwards were playing without the likes of Neymar Jr., Kylian Mbappe & Edinson Cavani while Los Blancos definitely missed their captain and star defender, Sergio Ramos. He fired home with 14 minutes played after J
US President Donald Trump visits a newly constructed section of the US-Mexico border wall and shows off a prototype of his proposed 30-foot-high wall, describing it as "virtually impenetrable".
Congress leader Meem Afzal takes a jibe at Yogi Government as it completes 2.5 years in power and asks, “why there is unemployment & lack of law & order in the state if everything if so glossy as the CM claims?”
Western India that comprises three states Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa, and two union territories, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli, has more educated job seekers than North India Union Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar has sparked a controversy with his statement that there is no dearth of employment opportunities in the country but recruiters visiting North India complain of lack of “quality people” to fill vacancies. “There is no dearth of job o
Actor-Politician Kamal Haasan in a video message says, "No Shah, Sultan or Samrat must renege on unity in diversity promise" in reply to Home Minister Amit Shah's 'One Nation-One Language'
Congress leader Jitin Prasada says MoS Labour & Employment Santosh Gangwar must apologise for his ‘ North Indian youth are incapable of getting jobs’ comment and adds that it is because of people of North India that BJP is in power at the centre.
Swami Chinmayanand has fallen ill after a law student, who has accused Chinmayanand of blackmail and rape, recorded her statement against the accused in the court of the chief judicial magistrate under Section 164.
The Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in Maharashtra have finalised their seat-sharing arrangement for the assembly elections scheduled to be held next month. On Monday, NCP chief Sharad Pawar said the two parties would contest 125 seats each, leaving 38 seats for the allies. pic.twitter.com/XzuyJUWB3B — ANI (@ANI) September 16, 2019 In the 2014 assembly polls, the two parties had contested separately, in which both had fared poorly. While the Congress had won 42 s
In the upcoming Maharashtra assembly elections, Congress & NCP will contest on 125 seats each while the allied parties will contest on the remaining 38 seats. NCP President Sharad Pawar made the announcement on Monday.
A BBC video is going viral on social media of Shaolin Kung fu students training in a group for which they have practiced all their school life. Their surreal coordination and discipline will amaze you.
Karnataka’s BJP chief minister BS Yediyurappa said all Indian languages are equal, rejecting the party president and Union home minister Amit Shah’s appeal to promote Hindi language. Playing the Kannada identity card, Yediyurrappa on Twitter clarified his stance over according primacy to Hindi: “All official languages in our country are equal. However, as far as Karnataka is concerned, Kannada is the principal language. We will never compromise its importance and ar
Karnataka CM B.S. Yediyurappa in a tweet said, all official languages are equal in India and he won’t compromise with Kannada’s importance in the state’s culture. Few days earlier, Amit Shah had sparked debate when he advocated Hindi to be the only national language
Prime Minister Narendra Damodardas Modi, one of Independent India’s most populist leaders, celebrates his 69th birthday on Tuesday, here are some of the milestones he crossed in his political career: After being an RSS worker for several years, Modi entered mainstream politics by joining the Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) in 1987. Within a year, he was made the General Secretary of the party’s Gujarat unit. In 1995, when BJP came to power individually in Gujarat, Modi was appoint