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Cape Town ODI postponed after South Africa player tests

SA vs ENG: First ODI postponed after South Africa player tests positive for COVID-19

Cricket | Dec 04, 2020, 03:48 PM IST

The decision was taken by both the England Cricket Board as well as the home board, Cricket South Africa.

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Twitter kills threaded replies, shuts down beta app twttr

Technology | Dec 04, 2020, 03:43 PM IST

In May this year, the company said some of the users on iOS and web will also see a new layout for replies with lines and indentations.

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Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, set to play for Brisbane Heat in BBL 10, tests positive for COVID-19

Cricket | Dec 04, 2020, 03:39 PM IST

Heat informed on Friday that Mujeeb is recovering from Covid-19 after testing positive during hotel quarantine in Queensland. 

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iOS 14.2 adds 1080p FaceTime support to iPhone 8, new models

Technology | Dec 04, 2020, 02:32 PM IST

FaceTime calls will work in 1080p resolution on the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone XR, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max.

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BBL: Gurinder Sandhu switches to Sydney Sixers as replacement for Mitchell Starc

Cricket | Dec 04, 2020, 01:44 PM IST

Starc is expected back at the Sixers following the final Test of the summer that begins at the Gabba in Brisbane on January 15.

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Luis Suarez cleared for Atletico Madrid return after testing negative for COVID-19

Football | Dec 04, 2020, 11:01 AM IST

Luis Suarez last played on November 13 during the international break for Uruguay and has not featured for Atletico in LaLiga in just under a month after contracting COVID-19.

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Pakistan team denied exemption to train while in isolation in New Zealand

Cricket | Dec 04, 2020, 09:36 AM IST

At least eight members of the Pakistan team have so far tested positive for novel coronavirus.

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England use coded signals during SA T20I; '100 per cent within spirit of game', says Morgan

Cricket | Dec 04, 2020, 07:57 AM IST

England's analyst Nathan Leamon was spotted by the broadcasters placing two clipboards, one with a number on a sheet and the other with a letter.

Sibling singing sensations Farmani and Farmaan excited to be on 'Indian Idol 12'

Sibling singing sensations Farmani and Farmaan excited to be on 'Indian Idol 12'

TV | Dec 04, 2020, 07:19 AM IST

Digital singing sensation Farmani Naaz and her brother Farmaan are among several contestants of the new edition of Indian Idol. The sibling singing sensations hail from Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh.

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Seeing significant investments in deployment of 5G: Cyient, VolkerWessels

Technology | Dec 03, 2020, 11:09 PM IST

With the 5G juggernaut fast approaching, enterprises are going through a point of inflection in their approach towards communication networks.

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Discovery gets into OTT content creation in India

Celebrities | Dec 03, 2020, 11:05 PM IST

 After its India launch in March this year, Discovery has announced its foray into creating original content for its streaming service.

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International Hockey Federation allocates quotas for 2022 and 2023 World Cups

Hockey | Dec 03, 2020, 10:51 PM IST

The qualification process had been reviewed to increase the number of quotas that can be won from the five continental championships from six to 11.

'Not against Constitution': SC upholds GST on lottery,

'Not against Constitution': SC upholds GST on lottery, betting, gambling

India | Dec 03, 2020, 10:38 PM IST

​The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the levy of Goods and Services Tax (GST) on lotteries, betting and gambling, ruling that this doesn't violate any constitutional provision.  

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Millions of bad bots attacks on e-commerce sites detected

Technology | Dec 03, 2020, 10:37 PM IST

These bad bots attacks were used by cybercriminals to run distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, make fraudulent purchases, and scan for vulnerabilities they can exploit, the company said.

Virat Kohli's Adelaide knock

From Kohli's Adelaide affair to Krunal's sizzling Sydney spell: India's 5 best T20 displays in Oz

Cricket | Dec 03, 2020, 10:25 PM IST

India's overall record against Australia in Australia in the T20 Internationals -- five wins in nine matches -- will give them a lot of confidence. 

The win helps Bagan maintain their perfect start to the

ISL 2020-21: Roy Krishna's dramatic last-minute winner helps Mohun Bagan beat Odisha 1-0

Football | Dec 03, 2020, 10:13 PM IST

Bagan are also yet to concede a goal this season.


Facebook to remove fake claims about Covid vaccines

Technology | Dec 03, 2020, 09:58 PM IST

Facebook said it is applying its policy to remove misinformation about the virus that could lead to imminent physical harm. 

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Will Air India be owned by its employees? Here's how they plan to bid for national carrier

Business | Dec 04, 2020, 12:09 AM IST

Air India employees are preparing to bid for the national carrier in partnership with a private equity fund and each employee will be asked to contribute Rs 1 lakh towards the bid.

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Man killed in fight over mutton curry at wedding

Dec 03, 2020, 09:13 PM IST

Suraram Parusharamulu (35) died and his brother Nagaraju was injured when they were attacked with axe and sticks.

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AUS vs IND: A look at India's great T20 run in Australia

Cricket | Dec 03, 2020, 08:57 PM IST

Unlike Tests and One-day Internationals where they have an inferior record to Australia in Australia, visiting India have a better head-to-head against Aussies.


Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 7-series chip to launch in Q1 2021: Report

Technology | Dec 03, 2020, 08:37 PM IST

Qualcomm recently announced the 'Snapdragon 888 5G' mobile platform and now a new report claims that the chipmaker is planning to launch a new Snapdragon 7-series SoC 'Snapdragon 765G' in the first quarter of the coming year.

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Scary to think where this England team could go, says Ben Stokes after crushing South Africa 3-0

Cricket | Dec 03, 2020, 06:42 PM IST

England now go on to play three ODIs against South Africa, the series beginning on Friday. 

SC moved against UP, Uttarakhand's 'love jihad' laws

SC moved against UP, Uttarakhand's 'love jihad' laws

India | Dec 03, 2020, 06:33 PM IST

Citing the landmark Kesavananda Bharti case, the plea said "the court held that the Parliament can amend the Constitution but the Parliament cannot change the basic structure of the Constitution".


Amazon Alexa can now switch between more languages

Technology | Dec 03, 2020, 05:24 PM IST

Amazon is adding new capabilities in its Alexa virtual assistant that will speak to you in more languages. 

Samsung offers 150 new scholarships to Navodaya Vidyalaya

Samsung offers 150 new scholarships to Navodaya Vidyalaya students

Education | Dec 03, 2020, 05:20 PM IST

Samsung India on Thursday announced to offer 150 fresh scholarships to Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya students qualifying for an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) or a National Institute of Technology (NIT) for the academic year 2020-21, under the 5th edition of its Star Scholar programme.  

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Miley Cyrus's marriage with Liam Hemsworth had 'too much conflict'

Hollywood | Dec 03, 2020, 04:58 PM IST

Pop star Miley Cyrus says her marriage with Hollywood actor Liam Hemsworth had too much conflict.

Neena Gupta, Kalki Koechlin to feature in international film 'Goldfish'

Neena Gupta, Kalki Koechlin to feature in international film 'Goldfish'

Hollywood | Dec 03, 2020, 04:39 PM IST

Set in London, the Pushan Kripalani directorial 'Goldfish' deals with memory, music, mental health and identity. It starts when Anamika (played by Kalki Koechlin) returns home to her estranged mother Sadhana (Neena Gupta) because she is suffering from the onset of dementia. 

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South Africa vs England: Faf du Plessis rested for three-match ODI series

Cricket | Dec 03, 2020, 04:27 PM IST

Du Plessis played all the three T20Is for the Proteas which they lost to England. 


Motorola to launch Snapdragon 888-powered Moto G next year: Report

Technology | Dec 03, 2020, 04:11 PM IST

Motorola is working on a new smartphone with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G mobile platform. 

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AUS vs IND: Indian bowlers are going to pose huge threat, says opener Joe Burns ahead of Test series

Cricket | Dec 03, 2020, 03:55 PM IST

The Indian bowlers played a key role in helping India win the 2018-2019 Test series 2-1, the first by India in Australia.

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Kohli's energy has never dropped down on the field, thought he'll burn out at some stage: VVS Laxman

Cricket | Dec 03, 2020, 03:46 PM IST

Kohli on Wednesday became the fastest batsman to score 12,000 runs in One-Day Internationals.

Amaal Mallik speaks up for legal rights of musicians, lyricists

Amaal Mallik speaks up for legal rights of musicians, lyricists

Dec 03, 2020, 02:54 PM IST

Asked what changes he wants to see in the music industry, Amaal told IANS: "On the more technical front, I would like to hear and create something more organic."

Bigg Boss: Kavita Kaushik, Karishma Tanna; Meanest housemates of all times

Bigg Boss: Kavita Kaushik, Karishma Tanna; Meanest housemates of all times

TV | Dec 03, 2020, 01:27 PM IST

While various Bigg Boss housemates have shown diverse temperaments, it is always seen mean and nasty contestants that stay in your minds. Here is a line up of a roster of the meanest contestants of all times.

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Stephanie Frappart first woman to referee in men's Champions League match

Football | Dec 03, 2020, 12:07 PM IST

Frappart officiated in the Juventus-Dynamo Kyiv clash on Wednesday night at the Allianz Stadium which Juventus won by a scoreline of 3-0.

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'Haven't faced quality like that': Cameron Green on Indian spinners

Cricket | Dec 03, 2020, 11:57 AM IST

Cameron Green made his Australia debut on Wednesday in the final ODI of the three-match series against India.

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Barcelona defender Sergi Roberto tests positive for COVID-19

Football | Dec 03, 2020, 10:32 AM IST

Sergi Roberto also suffered a rupture in the femoral rectus of his right thigh during the game against Atletico Madrid and will be out of action for about two months.