India’s opening pair of Mayank Agarwal and Prithivi Shaw may be inexperienced but has enough talent to make a difference in the upcoming two-Test series, feels senior New Zealand pacer Tim Southee. With Rohit Sharma ruled out due to hamstring injury and KL Rahul not selected, the onus is on Shaw (2 Tests) and Agarwal (9 Tests) to give India a good start against the likes of Trent Boult, Tim Southee and Matt Henry in the series beginning on Friday.
SpaceX announced a new partnership Monday to send four tourists deeper into orbit than any private citizen before them, in a mission that could take place by 2022 and easily cost more than $100 million.
India Test No.3 Cheteshwar Pujara is set to become the first Indian to play for Gloucestershire in 25 years after the right-hander signed up by for the first six matches of the English County Championship. The last Indian to turn up for Gloucestershire was former pacer Javagal Srinath, who took 87 wickets in one season in 1995. Pujara’s stint will be from April 12 to May 22 when the IPL will go on in India. Pujara is not part of any franchise in IPL.
Bill Gates might be the co-founder of Microsoft, might be one of the world’s leading philanthropists, he might even have a liquid hydrogen-powered superyacht but Tesla CEO Elon Musk still finds him underwhelming. All thanks to Gates choosing a Porsche over a Tesla.
Technology has changed the way we look at the world around us. With various path-breaking technologies emerging every year, we are observing massive changes in different spheres, education being no exception. Keeping up with the emerging technology trends can have a major impact on the way education is being imparted in schools today. It will help offer students with latest opportunities and unique learning experiences that they need and deserve.
A shocking video of a man attempting to rob an elderly man withdrawing cash has been shared on Facebook. The video, however, is collecting tremendous reactions for the surprising way the incident ends. The clip shows the man fighting off the robber forcing him to run away empty handed.
The two most expensive players in the world were unable to outshine the prolific Erling Braut Haaland as the Norwegian sensation continued his remarkable rise by scoring both goals in Borussia Dortmund’s 2-1 defeat of Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday.
Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari’s ideas on adoption of electric vehicles could help the Supreme Court in the case seeking implementation of the 2012 government policy on electric vehicles (EVs), Chief Justice of India (CJI) Sharad Arvind Bobde said on Wednesday.
Missing in the analysis of the Union Budget has been any serious debate on the impact of the Government of India’s precarious fiscal math on state finances. Yet, when it comes to government expenditure, India’s states and their fiscal health matter a great deal. Taken together, state expenditure as a share of GDP is today in the range of about 17%, while the Union government’s share of expenditure is about 13.2% of GDP (2019-20 estimates). While state governments are big spenders, they depend significantly on New Delhi for revenue receipts. Between 2015 and 2020 (the period of the 14th finance commission), 47% of state’s revenue receipts came from central transfers. Thus, changes in the fiscal math in the Union Budget have an inevitable impact on state finances.
JNU vice-chancellor (VC) M Jagadesh Kumar on Tuesday appealed to the university alumni to contribute to the JNU Alumni Endowment Fund to help the institution achieve “financial self-sufficiency”.
The Indian U-17 women’s team registered a 1-0 victory over Romania in its second friendly match in Turkler, Turkey on Wednesday.
In the past, I represented a dense urban agglomeration, Ludhiana, once known as the Manchester of India, in Parliament. I now represent a predominantly rural constituency, with small towns scattered all across, called Sri Anandpur Sahib. Both are in Punjab. While both have diverse issues, one problem common to both of them is the quality of governance from the grassroot-level right to the very top of the pyramid. This is common across India.
Citizens of the European Union will no longer enjoy preferential access to living and working in the post-Brexit UK from January 1, 2021 under a new points-based immigration system likely to benefit Indian professionals who are already preferred by British employers.
It is only fitting for India, cricket’s financial powerhouse, to boast of the sport’s biggest stadium in terms of seating capacity. Before Indian cricket grounds embraced individual box seats, the Eden Gardens in Kolkata was said to fit over 100,000 spectators. But that number fell to 66,000 once it was renovated in time for the 2011 World Cup.
TKL which stands for Tenkeyless is a compact keyboard form factor where the number pad and some other keys have been removed to make it more ergonomic. While a lot of people do use the number pad, it is generally not useful for gamers who focus mainly on the WASD keyboard area.
Food, fitness and films are the three things that are very dear to actor Rakul Preet Singh, and they very much consume most of her time. Ask her to choose one among these three, and she is quick to mention that fitness is an integral part of her life, and she doesn’t miss her daily workout whatsoever.
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A surrealist masterpiece by Spanish master Salvador Dali, titled “Couple aux tetes pleines de nuages” (1937), will go under the hammer in London on March 26.