Citizenship bill protest: BJP lawmakers rush to Assam to assuage concerns

Violent protests in Assam have dampened the euphoria over the passage of the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, which was cleared by the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, compelling the BJP to dispatch its MPs from the state to assuage concerns on the ground. The party is pulling out all the stops to assure that the legislation – that seeks to give citizenship to persecuted minorities from Afghanistan, Pakistan and Bangladesh – does not target minorities or change the demographics in the Northeastern states.

IPL?2020: Three players Chennai Super Kings could target at IPL?auctions

The IPL auctions are almost here and the franchises will be ready with their tactics and plans to rope in specific players for specific roles. Ahead of the auctions, franchises released a number of players to beef up their purse and hence, this makes the upcoming auctions a rather intriguing affair. Chennai Super Kings have a good nucleus, but they would want to acquire the services of specific players and here in this article, we take a look at the three players who could be a good fit for the MS Dhoni-led side.

India vs West Indies: ‘No one plays for his place but…’: Sourav Ganguly weighs in after India clinch T20I series

India batted first, something which they are not entirely comfortable doing in T20Is. However, what followed was very refreshing – the openers in Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul took off and went after the bowlers from the word go. They absolutely dismantled the Windies bowling attack in the first 10 overs after which captain Virat Kohli took charge of proceedings and played a blinder to power India to 240 in 20 overs.

Happy Birthday Rajinikanth: Makers of Darbar tease fans with new poster

The makers of Darbar on Thursday unveiled a special poster of actor Rajinikanth on the occasion of his 70th birthday. The poster features Rajinikanth in his majestic walking pose and it went viral in minutes after it was released on Thursday. Darbar, which has been directed by AR Murugadoss, is Rajinikanth’s upcoming release and it is slated to hit the screens during Pongal festival next year.

Virat Kohli smashes Kesrick Williams for six, gives animated reaction – Watch

India were asked to bat in the third T20I against West Indies in Mumbai and the hosts hit the ground running from the word go. Tossing their template of being cautious in the initial few overs, the openers launched an all-out attack on the West Indies bowlers. Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul started the assault and it was given the final push by skipper Virat Kohli, who was at his rampant best.