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AB inspired me to bat at number three: Shakib

11 May 2020

AB inspired me to bat at number three: Shakib

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan described how a conversation with AB de Villiers made him change his batting position ahead of the 2019 World Cup.

Microsoft launches new 'Plasma Bot' to help with COVID-19 treatment

21 Apr 2020

Microsoft launches new 'Plasma Bot' to help with COVID-19 treatment

In a bid to help with the treatment of the novel coronavirus disease, Microsoft has launched a new 'Plasma Bot'.

Coronavirus: Adityanath announces Rs. 1,000 aid for daily wage workers

21 Mar 2020

Coronavirus: Adityanath announces Rs. 1,000 aid for daily wage workers

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday announced that lakhs of daily wage laborers and construction workers in the state will get Rs. 1,000 in the midst of a coronavirus outbreak.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Players we may not see if IPL gets suspended

20 Mar 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Players we may not see if IPL gets suspended

Every year, the Indian Premier League brings forth a scintillating opportunity for the players to stand out amid the extravaganza.

Pakistan vs Bangladesh, 1st T20I: Preview, Dream11 and stats

23 Jan 2020

Pakistan vs Bangladesh, 1st T20I: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Pakistan host Bangladesh in the first T20I of the three-match series, starting Friday.

Ottis Gibson roped in as Bangladesh fast-bowling coach

22 Jan 2020

Ottis Gibson roped in as Bangladesh fast-bowling coach

Bangladesh have roped in former Windies great Ottis Gibson as their fast-bowling coach.

Popular government healthcare schemes you need to know about

16 Jan 2020

Popular government healthcare schemes you need to know about

Lack of access to proper healthcare is a major problem in India, and to address the issue, the government has introduced many healthcare schemes over the years.

#CareerBytes: Popular scholarships for MTech students to know about

16 Dec 2019

#CareerBytes: Popular scholarships for MTech students to know about

Engineering is one of the most preferred professional courses in the country, but as education is becoming expensive, many are unable to afford engineering education.

BPL 2019-20 in spot-fixing controversy following massive no-ball

13 Dec 2019

BPL 2019-20 in spot-fixing controversy following massive no-ball

The opening day of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) 2019-20 is already in the news for all wrong reasons yet again.

JNU justifies fee hike, claims it has Rs. 45cr debt

22 Nov 2019

JNU justifies fee hike, claims it has Rs. 45cr debt

As students of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) continue protests over a proposed fee hike, the varsity has defended the hike claiming it has a deficit of Rs. 45 crore.

Five cricketers who were banned due to corrupt practices

30 Oct 2019

Five cricketers who were banned due to corrupt practices

There have been numerous instances when corruption has crept into cricket, and the same has been the case with a number of cricketers being involved as well.

Mushfiqur Rahim not keen to keep in Tests anymore

27 Oct 2019

Mushfiqur Rahim not keen to keep in Tests anymore

Bangladesh's veteran cricketer Mushfiqur Rahim has decided to give up his wicket-keeping duties in Test cricket to focus solely on batting and prolong his career.

Bangladesh cricketers call strike, India tour under threat: Details here

21 Oct 2019

Bangladesh cricketers call strike, India tour under threat: Details here

Cricketers from Bangladesh have called a strike as they would not be participating in any cricketing activities unless their demands are met by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB).

Shakib Al Hasan makes bold claim regarding Bangladesh cricketers

21 Oct 2019

Shakib Al Hasan makes bold claim regarding Bangladesh cricketers

Bangladesh's Test and T20I captain Shakib Al Hasan has made a bold claim that the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is trying to suppress the Bangladesh cricketers. Further, it is implementing new rules of its own.

These new rules in BPL have never been implemented before

12 Oct 2019

These new rules in BPL have never been implemented before

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has come up with a revolutionary change in its principal T20 competition, the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL).

Not litchi, asbestos behind AES deaths in Bihar, says study

29 Jun 2019

Not litchi, asbestos behind AES deaths in Bihar, says study

As a suspected Acute Encephalitis Syndrome outbreak resulted in 150 children's deaths in Bihar, the central and state government are trying to determine the exact cause of the deaths.

World Cup: David Warner reveals reason for his ruthless form

22 Jun 2019

World Cup: David Warner reveals reason for his ruthless form

Australian opener David Warner went on a rampage on Thursday against Bangladesh, scoring a 147-ball 166, as Australia won by 48 runs.

AB de Villiers not to feature in BBL: Details here

13 May 2019

AB de Villiers not to feature in BBL: Details here

Former South African legend AB de Villiers has decided not to feature in the upcoming edition of Australia's Big Bash League (BBL).

Records David Warner could script in IPL 2019

05 Mar 2019

Records David Warner could script in IPL 2019

David Warner has been one of the stalwarts in the Indian Premier League over the years.

Australia's Steve Smith hits the nets ahead of IPL 2019

01 Mar 2019

Australia's Steve Smith hits the nets ahead of IPL 2019

Australian star cricketer Steve Smith, who had undergone an elbow surgery in January 2019, has recovered from the same.

Steve Smith on track to participate in World Cup 2019

07 Feb 2019

Steve Smith on track to participate in World Cup 2019

Finally, there is some good news for Australian cricket team fans as Steve Smith's manager stated that the player had a successful elbow surgery and is on track to participate in the World Cup 2019.

Australia's Steve Smith likely to miss Cricket World Cup

05 Feb 2019

Australia's Steve Smith likely to miss Cricket World Cup

Australian star cricketer Steve Smith, who is currently recovering after undergoing an elbow surgery last month, may not return to to the international fold in time for the ICC World Cup 2019.

David Warner injures elbow, set to undergo surgery

17 Jan 2019

David Warner injures elbow, set to undergo surgery

Australian cricketer David Warner has sustained an elbow injury and is set to undergo a surgery.

Steve Smith set to undergo surgery, return could be delayed

13 Jan 2019

Steve Smith set to undergo surgery, return could be delayed

Australian cricketer Steve Smith was handed a fresh blow as he prepares his comeback to the national team after being handed a 12-month ban by Cricket Australia, last year.

#PolicyExplainer: Free electricity connections to un-electrified households under Saubhagya scheme

31 Dec 2018

#PolicyExplainer: Free electricity connections to un-electrified households under Saubhagya scheme

In India, despite the launch of a number of electrification schemes over the years, lakhs of households in rural and urban areas still lack access to electricity.

Bangladeshi pacer Mustafizur Rahman to miss IPL 2019

09 Dec 2018

Bangladeshi pacer Mustafizur Rahman to miss IPL 2019

Bangladeshi cricketer Mustafizur Rahman was released by the Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League trade window.

Rajasthan polls: Congress manifesto covers farm-loan waivers, free girl education

29 Nov 2018

Rajasthan polls: Congress manifesto covers farm-loan waivers, free girl education

Loan waiver to farmers, free education to girls, unemployment allowance of up to Rs. 3,500 to educated youth are among the promises Rajasthan Congress has made in its election manifesto released in Jaipur today.

Free rice is making people lazy, notes Madras HC

23 Nov 2018

Free rice is making people lazy, notes Madras HC

The Madras High Court has observed that only BPL families should get free PDS rice, and the scheme being applicable to all was making people lazy.

#MeetTheMedalists: All you need to know about Dutee Chand

30 Aug 2018

#MeetTheMedalists: All you need to know about Dutee Chand

Dutee Chand etched her name in the record books by winning two individual medals at the Asian Games 2018.

#PolicyExplainer: All you need to know about government's Saubhagya Scheme

25 Aug 2018

#PolicyExplainer: All you need to know about government's Saubhagya Scheme

Over the years, several schemes for electrification have been launched in India, yet, there are millions of households in the country without electricity.

Mohammad Ashraful eyes comeback after 5-year ban ends

13 Aug 2018

Mohammad Ashraful eyes comeback after 5-year ban ends

Former Bangladesh skipper Mohammad Ashraful is eyeing a comeback to the national team after serving his five-year ban.

#PolicyExplainer: All you need to know about government's Saubhagya Scheme

07 Aug 2018

#PolicyExplainer: All you need to know about government's Saubhagya Scheme

Over the years, several schemes for electrification have been launched in India, yet, there are millions of households in the country without electricity.

Indian healthcare system still has hope. Here's why

01 Aug 2018

Indian healthcare system still has hope. Here's why

We have one doctor for 1674 people. Healthcare expenditure is out-of-pocket for 62% Indians, forcing over 63 million into poverty every year.

Mustafizur Rahman not to play IPL anymore

21 Jul 2018

Mustafizur Rahman not to play IPL anymore

Mustafizur Rahman has found himself in a spot of bother as the Bangladesh Cricket Board has forbidden the pacer from participating in overseas T20 leagues.

Bear educational expenses of poor: Maharashtra Charity Commissioner to Ganesh-Mandals

20 Jun 2018

Bear educational expenses of poor: Maharashtra Charity Commissioner to Ganesh-Mandals

The Charity Commissioner of Maharashtra, Shivkumar Dige, has appealed to the Ganesh Mandals to bear the educational expenses of children from economically weaker sections of the society.

Attempting suicide is no longer a criminal offense in India

02 Jun 2018

Attempting suicide is no longer a criminal offense in India

On May 29, Union Health Ministry notified Mental Healthcare Act, 2017, that decriminalizes suicide attempt in India. The law was passed in Parliament, a year ago.

#CareerBytes: Government scholarships for Engineering students- Details here

27 May 2018

#CareerBytes: Government scholarships for Engineering students- Details here

To promote quality education in the field of engineering, the government awards various scholarships to students who want to pursue engineering based on various criteria, including their merit, community, and family's annual income.

From loan waivers to foreign trips: Decoding Karnataka's manifestos

06 May 2018

From loan waivers to foreign trips: Decoding Karnataka's manifestos

In a bid to project its CM candidate Yeddyurappa as pro-farmer, the BJP in its manifesto has promised to allocate Rs. 1.5 lakh crore for waiving farmer loans, and irrigation projects.

Karnataka Manifesto: Why urban Karnataka matters?

05 May 2018

Karnataka Manifesto: Why urban Karnataka matters?

About 38% of Karnataka's population lives in urban areas.

Karnataka Elections: BJP manifesto promises waiver of farm loans

04 May 2018

Karnataka Elections: BJP manifesto promises waiver of farm loans

Reaching out to farmers, the BJP manifesto for the Karnataka Assembly polls today promised allocation of Rs. 1.5 lakh crore for irrigation projects and waiver of farm loans up to Rs. 1L borrowed from nationalized and cooperative banks.