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Tom Curran to join brother Sam at Oval Invincibles for The Hundred

Cricket | Nov 27, 2020, 02:01 PM IST

The Hundred is a new 100-balls-per-side format to be played by eight teams in separate men's and women's tournaments.

Bhaichung Bhutia

ISL 2020-21: Bhaichung Bhutia excited for 'bigger' Kolkata derby

Football | Nov 27, 2020, 12:45 PM IST

Bhutia has featured for both East Bengal and Mohun Bagan during his illustrious club career.

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AUS vs IND, 1st ODI: Aaron Finch becomes second-fastest Australian to score 5000 ODI runs

Cricket | Nov 27, 2020, 12:28 PM IST

South Africa's Hashim Amla is the quickest to reach the 5,000-run landmark in ODIs, having taken 101 innings.

Diego Maradona

Maradona could single-handedly carry teams, mesmerize crowds: Former India international Shabbir Ali

Football | Nov 27, 2020, 11:45 AM IST

The former Argentine captain and World Cup winner had, on his visits to India, met a number of footballing stars of the past and present. 

Maradona died at his home in the northern outskirts of

Argentina President Alberto Fernandez pays respects to Diego Maradona at state funeral

Football | Nov 27, 2020, 10:23 AM IST

Thousands of fans and admirers fled through Casa Rosada, placing bouquets next to the coffin or memorabilia from teams Maradona played in or coached.

Dimple Kapadia: Working on 'Tenet' finally made me believe in myself

Dimple Kapadia: Working on 'Tenet' finally made me believe in myself

Celebrities | Nov 27, 2020, 09:24 AM IST

Veteran Bollywood actress Dimple Kapadia was initially hesitant to be part of the new Christopher Nolan biggie, Tenet. However, being a part of the big-budget Hollywood film has instilled a new sense of confidence and belief in her and her craft.

Sonakshi Sinha leaves behind a piece of her heart as she leaves Maldives

Sonakshi Sinha leaves behind a piece of her heart as she leaves Maldives

Celebrities | Nov 27, 2020, 07:23 AM IST

Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha on Thursday bid goodbye to Maldives, her favourite vacation spot, with a heavy heart. "Everytime I leave Maldives a piece of my heart stays back! Until we meet again..." Sonakshi posted on her Instagram account.

Sanjay Dutt's new film 'Torbaaz' discusses terrorism with human angle

Sanjay Dutt's new film 'Torbaaz' discusses terrorism with human angle

Bollywood | Nov 27, 2020, 12:21 AM IST

Torbaaz is the story of a man who rises above personal tragedy and decides to transform the lives of refugee camp kids who are on the path of destruction, through the game of cricket.

Virat Kohli

India in Australia: 2014-15 tour Down Under took my confidence to next level, says Virat Kohli

Cricket | Nov 26, 2020, 11:19 PM IST

Kohli had gone to Australia after a tour of England that year where he could score only 134 runs across 10 Test innings and averaged 13.4.  

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Upcoming Vivo-Jio locked in phone to herald new trend in India

Technology | Nov 26, 2020, 11:14 PM IST

As reports surfaced that the upcoming Vivo smartphone Y1s will be bundled with Reliance Jio for an attractive price, industry watchers on Thursday said the locked phones strategy would help Jio further scratch the surface before it launches its own branded smartphones in the future.

Nushrratt Bharuccha on 'Chhorii': Excited, nervous, charged up for this one

Nushrratt Bharuccha on 'Chhorii': Excited, nervous, charged up for this one

Celebrities | Nov 26, 2020, 10:52 PM IST

On Thursday, Nushrratt posted a string of pictures from the sets of the film's mahurat pooja on Instagram. In one image, Nushrratt is seen posing with the film's clapboard.

Virat Kohli and Adam Zampa

AUS vs IND: Playing with Australian players in IPL doesn't give us any advantage, feels Virat Kohli

Cricket | Nov 26, 2020, 10:37 PM IST

At the recently concluded IPL, Kohli was the captain of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), which also featured Australia limited-overs squads skipper Aaron Finch and leg-spinner Adam Zampa.

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh

Internal party issues must not be raised publicly: Punjab CM Amarinder

India | Nov 26, 2020, 10:35 PM IST

Rejecting charges of the Congress lacking inner-party democracy, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday said anyone was free to take their grouse to the party chief or the working committee but internal party issues should not be raised at public platforms.

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma

Very beautiful moment that I want to experience: Virat Kohli on his decision to take paternity leave

Cricket | Nov 26, 2020, 10:27 PM IST

Kohli will return home after the first five-day Test in Adelaide that ends on December 21 to be with his wife Anushka who is due for delivery sometime in January.  

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Cybersecurity firm Sophos hit by data breach, notifies customers

Technology | Nov 26, 2020, 08:58 PM IST

Sophos has notified some customers via email about a data security breach this week, saying a small subset of customers were affected.

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Priyanshu Painyuli on getting married in Covid era

Celebrities | Nov 26, 2020, 09:09 PM IST

Priyanshu Painyuli is getting married to his longtime girlfriend Vandana Joshi and the ceremonies are currently on till November 28. Here's, what he has to say about the marriage in Covid time:

India skipper Virat Kohli

Australia vs India: Really excited to play in front of crowds, says Virat Kohli ahead of 1st ODI

Cricket | Nov 27, 2020, 12:50 AM IST

The first two matches at the SCG will be played at 50 per cent crowd capacity while the third ODI in Canberra will be played at 65 per cent crowd capacity.

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Sony says more PlayStation 5 stock coming by year end

Technology | Nov 26, 2020, 07:02 PM IST

Both PS5 and Microsoft Xbox series consoles are very hard to find right now in the holiday season. In the US, the Sony PS5 has been priced at $499.99 for the Standard edition and the Digital Edition has been launched at $399.99.

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Smartphone shipments to return to growth in holiday quarter: IDC

Technology | Nov 26, 2020, 06:45 PM IST

IDC expects the global market to grow each year through 2024 with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.3 per cent. From a technology standpoint, 5G is the driving force for the industry right now.

When Rajkummar Rao and Paresh Rawal turned 'Shatranj ke khiladi'

When Rajkummar Rao and Paresh Rawal turned 'Shatranj ke khiladi'

Nov 26, 2020, 06:25 PM IST

Rajkummar and Paresh Rawal will be seen sharing screen space in Abhishek Jain's upcoming comedy, Second Innings. The film also stars Kriti Sanon and Dimple Kapadia, and is scheduled for release next year.

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Indian consumer tech firms gear up for Black Friday Sale

Technology | Nov 26, 2020, 06:13 PM IST

As the world gears up for Black Friday Sale, the Indian consumer electronics companies have announced attractive discounts to woo customers from November 27-30.

Air quality will substantially improve in coming years: CPCB

Air quality will substantially improve in coming years: CPCB Member Secy

India | Nov 26, 2020, 06:10 PM IST

Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) Member Secretary Prashant Gargava on Thursday assured that the air quality will substantially improve in coming years and that the country is on a right track in curbing the menace.

Jennifer Lopez redefines oomph at 51, bares it all for next single. Seen sizzling picture yet?

Jennifer Lopez redefines oomph at 51, bares it all for next single. Seen sizzling picture yet?

Celebrities | Nov 26, 2020, 06:09 PM IST

Jennifer Lopez Bends over to strike a pose, with a hand on her knee. The singer only wears the engagement ring from fiance Alex Rodriguez. The intention of the cover might be to promote her music, but what caught attention of fans was her impressive muscular physique.

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Case against Tejasvi Surya for meeting at Osmania University

India | Nov 26, 2020, 05:58 PM IST

Hyderabad police on Thursday booked BJP leader Tejasvi Surya for entering Osmania University and addressing a meeting without permission.

Deadly 3rd wave of Covid in Delhi far from over, say Doctors

Deadly 3rd wave of Covid in Delhi far from over: Doctors

India | Nov 26, 2020, 05:57 PM IST

As the national capital is battling a resurgence in Covid-19 cases, health experts on Thursday said that Delhi is currently facing the third wave of the disease which is likely to last at least a few more weeks.

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Microsoft fixes Xbox bug as demand for new gaming consoles surge

Technology | Nov 26, 2020, 05:53 PM IST

As the company struggles to meet to surge in demand for new Xbox Series gaming consoles, Microsoft has patched a bug in the Xbox website that could have allowed hackers to link usernames to the real email addresses.

Aaron Finch and Virat Kohli

AUS vs IND: Crowds finally return in stadium as India, Australia lock horns in first ODI at Sydney

Cricket | Nov 26, 2020, 05:37 PM IST

The coronavirus pandemic had forced all international series as well as domestic competitions, like the Indian Premier League (IPL), to be played behind closed doors.

The players and officials lined up inside the iconic Eden

Bengal T20 Challenge: Players, officials pay tribute to Diego Maradona at iconic Eden Gardens

Football | Nov 26, 2020, 05:13 PM IST

Maradona died on Wednesday evening due to cardio-respiratory arrest at his home in the Tigre district on the northern outskirts of Buenos Aires in Argentina.  

NASA starts assembling Artemis moon mission rocket

NASA starts assembling Artemis moon mission rocket

Nov 26, 2020, 04:52 PM IST

In preparation for the Artemis I launch next year, NASA has stacked the first piece of the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket on the mobile launcher.

Aaron Finch and Virat Kohli

India in Australia: Aaron Finch looking to regain form after making some adjustments to his batting

Cricket | Nov 26, 2020, 04:25 PM IST

In the recently-concluded Indian Premier League (IPL), Finch scored 268 runs in 12 matches at an average of just over 22.

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Priyanka Chopra enters prep mode for 'Text For You'

Celebrities | Nov 26, 2020, 04:19 PM IST

Actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas has started preparation for her next romantic drama, tentatively titled Text For You.

Ananya Panday: I want to try hardcore action now

Ananya Panday: I want to try hardcore action now

Celebrities | Nov 26, 2020, 04:15 PM IST

"I chose to become an actor, so I am living my dream. For an actor, we always need audience, and when we have the support from them, what else do we need?" smiled the actress, who was launched by Karan Johar last year opposite Tiger Shroff in "Student Of The Year 2".

Will Pucovski

AUS vs IND: Aaron Finch contradicts Warner, backs 22-year-old Will Pucovski for an early chance

Cricket | Nov 26, 2020, 04:06 PM IST

Finch got an opportunity to play his first Test only a couple of years ago at the age of 32.

Early birth linked to greater risk of hospital visits during childhood

Early birth linked to greater risk of hospital visits during childhood

Nov 26, 2020, 04:03 PM IST

Existing evidence suggests that the risk of illness associated with preterm birth declines as children grow up, but it remains unclear at what age this begins to happen and how these changes vary by week of gestational age at birth.

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Facebook fined $6mn for sharing users' info without consent

Technology | Nov 26, 2020, 03:56 PM IST

In 2018, the Korea Communications Commission, South Korea's telecommunications regulator, started investigations into Facebook before handing it off to the commission.

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Zoom to celebrate Thanksgiving by lifting 40-minute limit on free meetings

Technology | Nov 26, 2020, 03:53 PM IST

Zoom has said that it is lifting the 40-minute limit on free accounts globally for Thanksgiving in order to help bring families together virtually this holiday season amid the pandemic.