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IPL 2020, KXIP vs RCB Highlights: KL Rahul inflicts 97-run defeat on RCB

IPL: KXIP beat RCB by 97 runs. IPL 2020, KXIP vs RCB Highlights: Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) won by 97 runs against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) on the back of a KL Rahul 132* — the highest individual IPL score by an Indian — on Thursday. Batting first, KXIP scored 206/3 in 20 overs. KL […]

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Cricket world reacts to passing away of Dean Jones

By: Sports Desk | Updated: September 24, 2020 4:56:59 pm Dean Jones passed away in Mumbai on Thursday. (File) Former Australian cricketer Dean Jones, who was part of the Star Sports commentary team, passed away after suffering a cardiac arrest in a Mumbai hotel on Thursday. Shocked to hear about the tragic loss of Dean […]

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Congress MLA Narayan Rao dies of COVID-19 in Bengaluru

Bengaluru: Congress MLA B Narayan Rao, who was undergoing treatment for coronavirus, died on Thursday, the hospital in Bengaluru where he was admitted said. The 65-year-old Basavakalyan MLA from Bidar district in North Karnataka was admitted on September 1 after being diagnosed with severe COVID-19 infection, Manipal Hospital Director Dr Manish Rai said in a […]

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Former Australia cricketer, commentator Dean Jones dies of cardiac arrest in Mumbai

Former Australian cricketer Dean Jones passed away Thursday after suffering a cardiac arrest. He was 59. Jones was part of the Star Sports commentary team and was in a bio-secure bubble in a Mumbai hotel. “It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing away of Mr. Dean Mervyn Jones AM. […]

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Government notifies standards for safety evaluation of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles

NEW DELHI: The government on Thursday said it has notified standards for safety evaluation of hydrogen fuel cell-based vehicles. The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) has issued a notification in this regard. “The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has notified the Standards for Safety Evaluation of vehicles being propelled by Hydrogen Fuel […]

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SC notice to UPSC, Centre on plea seeking postponement of UPSC exams

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Thursday sought response from the Centre and the Union Public Service Commission on a plea seeking postponement of civil services 2020 examinations in view of alarming spurt of COVID-19 pandemic and floods. A bench of Justices A M Khanwilkar and Sanjiv Khanna issued notices to UPSC, Centre and posted the […]

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Ankita Raina bows out of French Open qualifiers

By: PTI | Paris | September 24, 2020 3:40:42 pm Ankita Raina suffered suffering a straight set defeat against Japan’s Kurumi Nara. (File Photo) Ankita Raina could not go past the second round at the French Open qualifiers, suffering a straight set defeat against Japan’s Kurumi Nara, in Paris on Thursday. Ankita, India’s top singles […]

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Samsung expands online smartphone range in India to woo holiday shoppers

NEW DELHI: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is expanding its online-only smartphone range, a senior company executive said on Thursday, as the South Korean tech giant hopes to win over new customers in India’s festive season sales. Samsung will launch the new India-made Galaxy F range of smartphones at Walmart Inc-controlled online retailer Flipkart on Oct. […]