Monthly Archives: January 2020

Another thrilling Super Over win gives India 4-0 series lead vs NZ

WELLINGTON: A nervous New Zealand threw it away yet again as a perseverant India prevailed in the Super Over for the second successive time to take a 4-0 lead in the T20 International series on Friday. SCORECARD Needing just 11 runs off the last two overs with seven wickets in hand, New Zealand dug a hole for themselves yet again, …

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4th T20I Live: Virat’s direct hit sends Munro back

LIVE BLOG | LIVE SCORECARD | INDIA INNING: 165/8 (20 overs) The required run rate for NZ is above 9 right now. Shivam Dube starts his second over.End of OVER 13: 5 runs off Chahal’s over. NZ 102/3, need 64 in 42 balls. Ross Taylor comes to the crease. OVERS 12.1: WICKET! Yuzvendra Chahal castles Tom Bruce for a duck. …

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Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival set to begin from 7th February

Udaipur : Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival, India’s biggest world music extravaganza, will be held this year from 7th-9th February in the beautiful city of lakes. The fifth edition of the festival will witness the presence of over 150 renowned musicians from over 10 countries including Spain, France, Switzerland, Kurdistan, Iran/ Lebanon, Portugal, India and many more. With a footfall of …

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Land Rover Introduces New Range Rover Evoque In India

Udaipur : Jaguar Land Rover India today announced the launch of the New Generation Range Rover Evoque. Available in the highly specced S and the sportier R-Dynamic SE derivative, the New Range Rover Evoque is offered with BS-VI compliant 132 kW Ingenium Turbocharged Diesel powertrain and a 184 kW Ingenium Turbocharged Petrol powertrain with a 48-volt mild hybrid systemoption. Rohit …

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‘100 Farmers. 100 Stories’ Photo & Video Story Contest launched by TAFE – Be a #FarmDost

Udaipur : TAFE – Tractors and Farm Equipment Limited, the world’s third largest tractor manufacturer, launches‘100 Farmers. 100 Stories’ – a nationwide Photo and Video Story Contest, dedicated to the farming communityas part of its ‘Be a #FarmDost’ initiative. The objective of this unique contest is to curate the top 100 inspiring stories of farmers across India and spotlight the …

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Class 12 girl jumps to death from sixth floor in Udaipur

Udaipur : A 16-year old girl allegedly jumped to death from the terrace of her apartment in Sukher area of the city on Thursday evening. The girl Shodashi Patel daughter of Milind Patel was a student of DPS school here who was also enrolled in a coaching institute in Kota for medical entrance. She had come home few days back for …

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Samsung Air Conditioners | Set Your Room AC at an Optimal Temperature

Did you know that by increasing the AC’s temperature by 1°C, you can save 6% electricity? The Bureau of Energy Efficiency has also stipulated the optimal temperature for your room AC. At this temperature, your body is at its most comfortable and the electricity bills won’t burn a hole in your pocket.     Want to know what this optimal temperature …

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Samsung Launches Galaxy A51 in India with Awesome Features and Cool ‘Make for India’ Innovations

Samsung, India’s largest consumer electronics and smartphone brand, today announced the launch of Galaxy A51, its latest addition to the Galaxy A Line. Built to deliver meaningful innovations and awesome mobile experiences to everyone, the Galaxy A51 is packed with enhanced features: A smarter quad camera to help capture the world as you see it, an Infinity-O display that gives an …

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Police lathi charge people in Udaipur staging protest against CAA, many injured

Udaipur : Stones, footwear, broken window panes were the remnants of the rally under the ‘Band’ call against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), which began peacefully but took an ugly turn at DelhiGate, the busiest junction in the center of the city on Wednesday afternoon. Chaos hit the streets as people ran to escape when policemen resorted to lathi charge …

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3rd T20I: India win maiden T20 series in NZ with Super Over victory

HAMILTON: Rohit Sharma smashed consecutive sixes in the final two balls of the thrilling Super Over, leading India to their maiden T20 series win in New Zealand following a nerve-wracking finish in the third match here on Wednesday.Needing 18 off six balls in the Super Over, India had managed just 10 off the first four balls. Then, Rohit smacked two …

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3rd T20I Live: India lose Rahul after solid start

LIVE BLOG | LIVE SCORECARD End of OVER 12: 3 runs off Sodhi’s over. INDIA 99/3 Ish Sodhi is back into the attack. This is his second over. Shreyas Iyer joins Virat Kohli in the middle. End of OVER 11: Just 4 runs and 2 wickets off Bennett’s over. INDIA 96/3 OVERS 10.6: WICKET! Second wicket for Bennett. Dube has …

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Guinness World Record for 4035 saplings planted in less than 1 minute

Udaipur : Lakshyaraj Singh of the Udaipur ex-royal family, commenced a unique ‘Go Green’ initiative ‘Vriksh Hi Jeevan Abhiyaan’ on Tuesday which has earned him the third Guinness World Record in just under 10 months.During the campaign, thousands of school students, Indian Army personnel and citizens from all walks of life participated and planted 4035 saplings varies from Amaltaj,Srahdana,  Gulmohar, Kesiya …

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Plethora of irregularities at hearing impaired girls hostel

DLSA secretary inspecting documents at the deaf and dumb girls hostel in Udaipur on Monday. Udaipur : The District Legal Service Authority (DLSA) found a plethora of irregularities at a hostel for the deaf and dumb girls located at Thoor in Udaipur, which led the judicial officer to recommend shut down of the institution in the inspection report.  Maa Lakshmi deaf …

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‘PCB welcome to host Asia Cup, but India won’t play in Pak’

NEW DELHI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is clear that while they have no problem with the Pakistan Cricket Board hosting the 2020 edition of the Asia Cup — set to be a preparatory ground for the T20 World Cup in Australia — the venue needs to be a neutral one as travelling to the neighbouring …

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Delhi Police arrests Sharjeel Imam from Jehanabad

Jehanabad : Controversial JNU student Sharjeel Imam, who stoked controversy with his “cut off Assam from India” remark, was arrested by a team of Delhi Police from Bihar’s Jehanabad on Tuesday. Earlier today, Jehanabad Police had detained Sharjeel’s younger brother Muzammil Imam in the wee hours. The Crime Branch of Delhi Police on Sunday booked Sharjeel for his controversial speech …

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Woman lodges FIR against husband, inlaws over triple talaq

Udaipur : A 20-year old woman has lodged a police complaint against her husband and inlaws for mental and physical harassment as well as forcing her to leave their home by uttering triple talaq. Asma Siddiqui, wife of Ahmed Raza, resident of Dholi Bawri in Udaipur city gave the complaint to IG Binita Thakur which has been lodged at the Dhanmandi …

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IPL 2020: No change in timing of night games, final in Mumbai

NEW DELHI: The title clash of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held in Mumbai on May 24 and the night matches will have usual 8pm start as the Governing Council decided against changing the timings, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly announced on Monday. “There will be no change in the timing of IPL night games. It will start from …

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Kobe Bryant and four others, including his daughter, killed in helicopter crash

CALABASAS: Kobe Bryant, one of the NBA‘s all-time greatest players whose international stardom transcended basketball, was killed at age 41 on Sunday in a helicopter crash near Los Angeles along with his 13-year-old daughter and seven others on board, officials said. Bryant rocketed to fame as an 18-year-old rookie and played 20 years for the Los Angeles Lakers – 18 …

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2nd T20I: Rahul, Jadeja help India register 7-wicket win vs New Zealand

AUCKLAND: India tightened their grip on the T20I series with a seven-wicket drubbing of New Zealand in the second match after their bowlers stifled the hosts on a pocket-sized Eden Park here on Sunday. Boasting a formidable batting line-up, chasing 133 proved to be a cakewalk for the visitors on a pitch that was slightly on the slower side. The …

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Mary Kom to be conferred Padma Vibhushan, Sindhu to get Padma Bhushan

NEW DELHI: Celebrated boxer MC Mary Kom will be conferred with the Padma Vibhushan, the country’s second highest civilian award, while world champion shuttler PV Sindhu will get the Padma Bhushan among eight sportspersons named for the prestigious honours on Saturday. The names of the awardees were announced by the government on the eve of the country’s 71st Republic Day. …

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Samsung Launches Galaxy S10 Lite in India; Now, Take Professional Shots with Super Steady OIS-Enabled Pro-Grade Camera

Samsung, India’s most trusted consumer electronics and smartphone brand, today announced the launch of Galaxy S10 Lite in India. Galaxy S10 Lite combines Pro-Grade camera and flagship features of the S10 series and comes with groundbreaking developments in display, camera and performance to meet the distinct needs of millennials.   “Galaxy S10 Lite is an embodiment of our sustained effort …

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Samsung India Employees Join Hands to Restore Aravalis

Samsung India reaffirmed its commitment to preservation of environment with a cleanliness drive organized at Aravali Biodiversity Park in Gurugram. The drive was organised in collaboration with IAmGurgaon, an NGO that works towards restoring Gurugram’s green habitat.         “We have been launching such drives across the country and have seen massive participation from our regional offices as …

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The Real ‘Winter Wonderland’ Shot on Galaxy

From snow-capped mountains to its north to blue seas in the south, India is a land of scenic beauty.   At an altitude of 1600 metres above sea level,  amidst peaks full of snow and dense forests is the breath-taking Tirthan Valley, one of the most off beat destinations for adventure and nature.   A young student from the Delhi University Photography Club travelled to …

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Samsung Launches Curd Maestro™, World’s First Refrigerator That Prepares Curd, Introduces its 2020 Refrigerator Line-up

Samsung, India’s biggest and most trusted consumer electronics and smartphones brand, today announced the launch of the Curd Maestro Refrigerator, the world’s first refrigerator that will not just preserve food but also prepare it.   For generations, curd has been an essential condiment paired with varied Indian recipes across geographies; but curd preparation is demanding. Curd Maestro, Samsung’s Make for …

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Building on the Note Legacy, Samsung Introduces Galaxy Note10 Lite in India

Samsung India, the country’s most trusted consumer electronics and smartphone brand, today announced the launch of Galaxy Note10 Lite, a smartphone designed to enhance productivity and to compliment the fast-evolving needs of millennials. Galaxy Note10 Lite brings the power and premium experience of Galaxy Note series, taking the overall smartphone experience to an entirely different level. Galaxy Note10 Lite’s key …

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Give Your Home a Makeover with Samsung Republic Day Offers, Get up to 15% Cashback

 This Republic Day, Samsung, India’s largest consumer electronics and mobile phone brand, today announced exclusive offers for its customers. These exciting offers, coupled with attractive finance schemes with up to 15% cash back, and easy EMIs with zero down payment will be valid till January 31, 2020.   Adding to the occasion, these offers further guarantee assured gifts on Samsung …

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Samsung at CES 2020: The Week in Pictures

At CES 2020 in Las Vegas, the world’s largest consumer technology show, Samsung ushered in the Age of Experience. Kicking off the busy week, Samsung hosted its First Look event where it unveiled the latest innovation in Smart TVs from MicroLED, QLED 8K and its newest Lifestyle TV – The Sero.     The “Sero,” which means vertical in Korean, …

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Celebrate New Year with Samsung’s Attractive Offers on Consumer Durables, Get Up To 15% Cashback

Celebrating the auspicious festivals of Lohri, Sankranti and Pongal, Samsung, India’s largest consumer electronics and mobile phone brand, today announced exclusive offers for its customers. These exciting offers, coupled with attractive finance schemes with up to 15% cash back, and easy EMIs with zero down payment will be valid till January 31, 2020.   Adding to the joyous occasion, these offers …

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Samsung Continues its Commitment to the Olympic Movement and Young Athletes at Lausanne 2020

  Samsung Electronics, Worldwide Olympic Partner in the Wireless Communications Equipment and Computing Equipment category, is bringing cutting-edge mobile technology and Olympic inspiration to the Winter Youth Olympic Games Lausanne 2020. In addition to its Olympic Showcase, Samsung is connecting the future generation of Olympic athletes with current Olympian Dina Asher-Smith to defy barriers to achieve meaningful progress and push …

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FIR against Samsung India, ex MP’s son in handset refund case

Udaipur : At the order of a court in Udaipur, Bhupalpura police has registered a case against Samsung India Ltd and a former MP’s son regarding a handset refund case. The Judicial Magistrate, Udaipur city, South-2 in her order asked the police to register the case which was pending at the station since October last.   The complainant Sunil Pillai a resident …

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Shreyas Iyer stamps his authority as India’s No. 4

MUMBAI: On the evening of May 23, 2016, Shreyas Iyer appeared so frustrated he would have smashed anything in sight, just like he smoked Tim Southee out of the park to seal India’s win in Auckland in the opening T20I over New Zealand on Friday. SCORECARD That day, after having smashed 1381 runs in 11 Ranji games in the 2016-17 …

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Missing boy’s body found hanging from tree in Rajsamand village

Udaipur : Tension brew up in Bikawas gram panchayat area of Amet block in Rajsamand on Friday when people spotted a 15-year old boy’s body hanging from a tree in the forest area. Villagers protested over the incident and suspected it to be a murder since a young boy of this age would never commit suicide, they claimed. Shantilal son of …

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Student volunteers help cops in managing traffic in Udaipur

  Bhubaneswar model launched in the city as pilot project Udaipur : Inspired by the success of the Student Traffic Volunteer Scheme (STVS) in Bhubaneswar replicated in several other cities in Odisha, Udaipur police has taken up the same model on experimental basis in the city. The scheme was launched on Friday with 30 college student volunteers assisting cops in …

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1st T20I: Rahul, Iyer lead India to six-wicket win over New Zealand

BLOG | SCORECARDINDIA BEAT NEW ZEALAND BY 6 WICKETS. India take 1-0 lead in the five-match series.Shreyas Iyer 58*KL Rahul 56Virat Kohli 45 Shreyas Iyer | Player of the Match: We had lost quick wickets, so we had to build partnerships. We always knew we can score runs because this is a small ground. Looking forward to similar support in …

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Bus returning with poll party rams into trola, RO decapitated

Udaipur : A bus returning with poll personnel and polling materials fell into gorge after ramming into a trola on Thursday evening in Rajsamand district. The team was returning after conducting election in Borwas gram panchyat under Bhim panchayat samiti. A returning officer was brutally killed while two policemen sustained injuries. The accident took place near Mada ki Bassi when a …

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India take on injury-struck New Zealand as build-up to T20 World Cup continues

AUCKLAND: Preparations for the World Cup on top of their agenda, India will take on an injury-hit New Zealand in a rare five-match T20 International series starting Friday during which seam-friendly wickets would be a major challenge for the visitors. Unlike most overseas tours, this will be a quick start for the Indian team. In a tight season, the first …

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inc Football Youth Tournament: Rajsamand FC (Boys) and UPS Lavana (Girls) emerge Champions of Rajsamand Zone

Nearly 200 boys and girls participated in the Rajsamand zone to successfully follow up a grand kick-off in Udaipur last week. Udaipur  / Rajsamand :  The debut edition of the Zinc Football Youth Tournament reached the shores of Rajsamand among much fanfare at the Balkrishna Ground in Kankroli on Wednesday. This never-attempted-before tournament, which is an initiative by Hindustan Zinc …

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Born after 22-years of marriage, father names son ‘Congress’

  Udaipur : Family opposed his idea, relatives and friends ridiculed him. But nothing deterred this 46-year old man to name his only son ‘Congress’ who was born after 22 years of marriage. Vinod Jain, a building material supplier in Udaipur and a staunch party worker has been ecstatic after recently have received the birth certificate of his six month old …

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I see ‘incredible’ Virat Kohli breaking more records: Steve Smith

NEW DELHI: It’s the year of the World T20 and it isn’t just Virat Kohli and the Indian boys who are looking to take every opportunity to prepare for the showpiece event slated to be held later in the year. Run-machine Steve Smith is already excited at the prospect of playing another ICC event at home after the 2015 World …

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Winning a World Cup is an obsession for the team, says Ravi Shastri

NEW DELHI: Winning a World title is an “obsession” for India coach Ravi Shastri, who says the upcoming six ODIs against New Zealand and South Africa could be used as a platform for his team’s preparations for the global T20 championship in Australia this October. In an exclusive interview to PTI, the head coach spoke on a range of issues …

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Udaipur World Music Festival set to begin from February 7th

Udaipur : Udaipur World Music Festival, India’s biggest world music extravaganza, will be held this year from 7th-9th February in the beautiful city of lakes. The fifth edition of the festival will witness the presence of over 150 renowned musicians from over 13 countries including Spain, France, Switzerland, Kurdistan, Iran/ Lebanon, Portugal, India and many more. With a footfall of …

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PM to chair PRAGATI meeting tomorrow

Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, will chair the 32nd interaction through PRAGATI- the ICT-based, multi-modal platform for Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation, on 22nd January 2020. In the previous thirty one interactions of PRAGATI, projects worth over twelve lakh crores have been reviewed by the Prime Minister. In the last PRAGATI meeting of the year 2019, 9 projects worth over Rs. …

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Prime Minister of Nepal K P Sharma Oli jointly Inaugurate Integrated Check Post at Jogbani-Biratnagar

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, along with Prime Minister of Nepal Shri K.P. Sharma Oli jointly inaugurated the second Integrated Check Post (ICP) at Jogbani – Biratnagar today. Jogbani – Biratnagar is an important trade point between the two countries. The ICP is equipped with modern facilities. The second Integrated Check Post at Jogbani – Biratnagar was built with …

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Prime Minister greets Tripura on its Statehood Day

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today greeted the people of the state of Tripura on the occasion of its statehood day. In a tweet, the Prime Minister said, “We are proud of Tripura’s exemplary traditions and contribution to national development. It’s people are known for their industrious nature. I pray for the continued prosperity and well-being of Tripura’s citizens.”   …

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