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ICC confirms pathway to Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2022

13 Dec 2020

ICC confirms pathway to Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2022

The International Cricket Council (ICC), on Sunday, announced the rescheduled qualification pathway to the Under-19 Men's Cricket World Cup 2022.

ZTE Axon 20 5G, with under-display camera, launched globally

04 Dec 2020

ZTE Axon 20 5G, with under-display camera, launched globally

ZTE has launched its Axon 20 5G model in the global markets. The handset was introduced in China in September as the world's first commercial smartphone with an under-display camera.

England to play four Tests in India: Sourav Ganguly

25 Nov 2020

England to play four Tests in India: Sourav Ganguly

The England cricket team is set to tour India in 2021 for a full-fledged bilateral series.

Sonu Nigam does not want son to become a singer

17 Nov 2020

Sonu Nigam does not want son to become a singer

Singer Sonu Nigam, who never shies away from speaking his mind, recently opened up about his son's career plans.

SRK's fans are planning a virtual birthday bash this year

01 Nov 2020

SRK's fans are planning a virtual birthday bash this year

King Khan is turning 55 tomorrow!

Women's T20 Challenge to be held from November 4-9

11 Oct 2020

Women's T20 Challenge to be held from November 4-9

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Sunday, announced that the 2020 Women's T20 Challenge will be played from November 4 to 9.

IPL 2020, Sheikh Zayed Stadium: Pitch, conditions and more

19 Sep 2020

IPL 2020, Sheikh Zayed Stadium: Pitch, conditions and more

The thirteenth edition of Indian Premier League will be underway in the United Arab Emirates, shortly.

IPL: How did the 2014 edition shape in UAE?

18 Sep 2020

IPL: How did the 2014 edition shape in UAE?

We are a day away from the start of thirteenth Indian Premier League edition, which is set to be held in the United Arab Emirates.

IPL: Here is the recap of 2019 season

18 Sep 2020

IPL: Here is the recap of 2019 season

After months of speculation regarding the fate of the Indian Premier League, the tournament will finally be up and running from September 19.

ICC charges two UAE players for breaching anti-corruption code

13 Sep 2020

ICC charges two UAE players for breaching anti-corruption code

Two players from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Amir Hayat and Ashfaq Ahmed, have been charged by the International Cricket Council (ICC) with five counts of breaching the anti-corruption code.

IPL 2020: Pre-recorded cheers, fans' reactions to light up matches

12 Sep 2020

IPL 2020: Pre-recorded cheers, fans' reactions to light up matches

The thirteen edition of Indian Premier League is all set to kick-off on September 19 with Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians locking horns.

Sputnik V phase 3 trials could be conducted in India

07 Sep 2020

Sputnik V phase 3 trials could be conducted in India

The Gamaleya Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology in Russia has reportedly submitted "comprehensive data" on its COVID-19 vaccine candidate to Indian authorities.

IPL 2020: Records Amit Mishra can break this season

06 Sep 2020

IPL 2020: Records Amit Mishra can break this season

The thirteenth edition of IPL will be underway on September 19 in the United Arab Emirates.

Nubia Red Magic 5S goes on sale globally

03 Sep 2020

Nubia Red Magic 5S goes on sale globally

Nubia's flagship smartphone, the Red Magic 5S has gone on sale in over 40 countries.

IPL 2020: Why spin will be pivotal in UAE

26 Aug 2020

IPL 2020: Why spin will be pivotal in UAE

The Indian Premier League 2020 is all set to kick-off from September 19 in the United Arab Emirates.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why KXIP could win maiden IPL title

26 Aug 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why KXIP could win maiden IPL title

The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be in full swing from September 19, this time in the United Arab Emirates.

All you need to know about WHO's global COVAX initiative

25 Aug 2020

All you need to know about WHO's global COVAX initiative

With little hope that the coronavirus pandemic is going to slow down any time soon, all eyes are on the development of a vaccine against SARS-CoV-2.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why Delhi Capitals could win maiden IPL title

22 Aug 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why Delhi Capitals could win maiden IPL title

The thirteenth edition of the Indian Premier League will be in full swing from September 19, this time in the United Arab Emirates.

Dhoni shows his humble side, gives away his business-class seat

22 Aug 2020

Dhoni shows his humble side, gives away his business-class seat

Chennai Super Kings Director K George John, on Friday, revealed how skipper MS Dhoni gave his business class seat to him as the entire contingent traveled to Dubai.

IPL 2020: Lasith Malinga set to miss the first half

21 Aug 2020

IPL 2020: Lasith Malinga set to miss the first half

Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga is set to miss the first half of the 2020 IPL for Mumbai Indians due to personal reasons.

IPL 2020: Players from England, Australia to miss the start

16 Aug 2020

IPL 2020: Players from England, Australia to miss the start

Top players from England and Australia won't be featuring in the first week of 2020 Indian Premier League.

With Trump's help, Israel, UAE strike deal to normalize relations

14 Aug 2020

With Trump's help, Israel, UAE strike deal to normalize relations

In a surprise announcement on Thursday, US President Donald Trump said that Israel and UAE have struck a historic peace deal to normalize diplomatic relations.

Sri Lanka, UAE the back-up venues for 2021 T20 WC

13 Aug 2020

Sri Lanka, UAE the back-up venues for 2021 T20 WC

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has zeroed in on Sri Lanka and the UAE, in case India is unable to host the next year's T20 WC.

BCCI gets approval from government to conduct IPL in UAE

10 Aug 2020

BCCI gets approval from government to conduct IPL in UAE

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has received the much-awaited permission from the Government of India to conduct the IPL in the United Arab Emirates.

Yuzvendra Chahal announces engagement with Dhanashree Verma

08 Aug 2020

Yuzvendra Chahal announces engagement with Dhanashree Verma

Team India cricketer Yuzvendra Chahal on Saturday took fans by surprise as he announced his engagement with partner Dhanashree Verma on social media.

IPL 2020: MS Dhoni resumes practice in Ranchi

07 Aug 2020

IPL 2020: MS Dhoni resumes practice in Ranchi

Former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has started hitting the nets at JSCA International Stadium Complex after Governing Council confirmed the dates of this year's Indian Premier League.

IPL 2020: Five Indian leg-spinners to watch out for

04 Aug 2020

IPL 2020: Five Indian leg-spinners to watch out for

The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League will start in September this year.

It's official! IPL 2020 to start from September 19

02 Aug 2020

It's official! IPL 2020 to start from September 19

The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is set to be held from September 19 to November 10 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

IPL 2020: Governing Council set to meet on August 2

28 Jul 2020

IPL 2020: Governing Council set to meet on August 2

The IPL Governing Council will meet on August 2 to finalize the schedule and other key arrangements for the tournament.

IPL 2020: UAE receives Letter of Intent from BCCI

27 Jul 2020

IPL 2020: UAE receives Letter of Intent from BCCI

The Emirates Cricket Board (ECB), on Monday, confirmed receiving the Letter of Intent from the BCCI to host the Indian Premier League this year.

#WeeklyRecap: OnePlus Nord launch, massive VPN leak, Garmin's outage, more

26 Jul 2020

#WeeklyRecap: OnePlus Nord launch, massive VPN leak, Garmin's outage, more

This week, a number of developments were noted, especially in the consumer technology category.

IPL 2020: Records that can be broken this season

24 Jul 2020

IPL 2020: Records that can be broken this season

Following the postponement of ICC T20 World Cup, the possibility of conducting the Indian Premier League has opened up.

IPL will run from September 19 to November 8: Reports

24 Jul 2020

IPL will run from September 19 to November 8: Reports

The much-awaited 2020 season of the Indian Premier League will likely take place from September 19 to November 8, in the United Arab Emirates.

Emirates Cricket Board awaits BCCI's confirmation to host the IPL

22 Jul 2020

Emirates Cricket Board awaits BCCI's confirmation to host the IPL

The Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) is waiting for an official confirmation from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to host the Indian Premier League (IPL).

India could play three T20Is against SA ahead of IPL

22 Jul 2020

India could play three T20Is against SA ahead of IPL

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is likely to explore the possibility of a three-match T20I series against South Africa in the UAE.

IPL: Governing Council set to discuss tournament's schedule

21 Jul 2020

IPL: Governing Council set to discuss tournament's schedule

The Indian Premier League Governing Council will hold a meeting to discuss the schedule of the tournament.

NewsBytes Tech Briefing: TikTok considering HQ relocation; UAE's Mars mission

20 Jul 2020

NewsBytes Tech Briefing: TikTok considering HQ relocation; UAE's Mars mission

A lot has happened over the weekend!

New Zealand offers to host IPL: Reports

06 Jul 2020

New Zealand offers to host IPL: Reports

New Zealand has expressed interest to host the Indian Premier League, if India is unable to conduct it, owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Amid Ladakh tensions, China supplying armed drones to Pakistan

06 Jul 2020

Amid Ladakh tensions, China supplying armed drones to Pakistan

While China remains locked in an intense stand-off with India, it is supplying four armed drones to Pakistan, another hostile neighbor of New Delhi, a report in Hindustan Times said.

Chinese COVID-19 vaccine shows promise in human trials: Details here

28 Jun 2020

Chinese COVID-19 vaccine shows promise in human trials: Details here

As the world deals with the novel coronavirus pandemic, China National Biotec Group (CNBG) has announced a major milestone in the effort to develop a vaccine for the deadly respiratory disease.