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India beat Australia by 6 wickets in 2nd ODI at Adelaide

Skipper Virat Kohli scored 104.  Earlier, Australia scored 298 for 9.  Shaun Marsh smashed his 7th hundred before Bhuvaneshwar Kumar produced a brilliant spell in the death overs to limit Australia to under 300. Bhuvaneshwar claimed 4 wickets while Mohammed Shami took  3 wickets. With today’s win, India have levelled the 3 match ODI series 1-1. India have already won ... Read More »

2nd ODI: Kohli, Dhoni lead India to series-levelling win in Adelaide

SYDNEY: Virat Kohli smashed his 39th one-day international century as India claimed a dramatic six-wicket victory over Australia at a sweltering Adelaide Oval on Tuesday to level up the three-match series at 1-1. Skipper Kohli contributed 104 of his side’s runs as they successfully chased down their victory target of 299 for the loss of four wickets to send the ... Read More »

Cold wave sweeps north India

A cover of moderate fog enveloped the city with visibility reduced to 200 to 400 metres at several places in early morning. A senior Railways officer said 14 trains have been delayed by an average of two hours due to fog. An unrelenting cold wave continued in the Kashmir Valley on Tiesday as the met office said the weather condition ... Read More »

India lose 0-1 to Bahrain, crash out of AFC Asian Cup

SHARJAH: India suffered a heartbreak as they conceded an injury time goal through a penalty to lose 0-1 to Bahrain and crash out of the showpiece Asian Cup under dramatic circumstances here on Monday. India were on the verge of booking their maiden knock-out round berth in the continent’s biggest stage as the scoreline remained 0-0 till the 90th minute ... Read More »

Maharashtra tops medal tally with 37 golds at Khelo India

Maharashtra tops the medal tally with 37 golds at the Khelo India Youth Games in Pune. It has 111 medals in its kitty with 37 gold, 31 silver and 43 bronze. Delhi continues to follow second with 35 gold and Haryana too maintains its third position with 29 gold. Delhi and Haryana are close on the heels of Maharashtra in ... Read More »

Apollo Micro Systems to participate in Expo AIZRODEF, AERO INDIA SHOW

Apollo Micro Systems is participating in AERODEF India Manufacturing 2019, to be held from January 17 to January 19 at Hyderabad which India’s Premier Aerospace & Defence Manufacturing, Outsourcing and Supply Chain Expo. Also, the company will be participating in AERO INDIA SHOW, 2019 to be held at Bengaluru from February 20, 2019 to February 24, 2019 supported by Ministry ... Read More »

1st ODI: Australia beat India by 34 runs

With this win Australia have taken 1-0 lead in the three-match ODI series. Chasing a tough total of 289, India could only muster 253/9 in the stipulated 50 overs as Rohit Sharma’s masterful knock of 133 went in vain. Rohit and MS Dhoni’s  century stand after India’s top-order was rattled by the Aussie pacers. Read More »

India vs Australia: Agarwal, Shankar to replace Rahul and Pandya

NEW DELHI: Mayank Agarwal and Vijay Shankar will replace suspended KL Rahul and Hardik Pandya for the remainder of the ODI series against Australia. “Mayank Agarwal for KL Rahul and Vijay Shankar for Pandya are like-for-like replacements suggested by the selectors. They will be joining the team at the earliest,” a senior BCCI official told PTI. Pandya and Rahul have ... Read More »

Khelo India Youth Games 2019: Maharashtra shows the way

Khelo India Youth Games saw athletics championship in its full granduer. In the under-21 boys category, Alden Noronha stamped his authority in the 110m hurdles event, winning the gold.  In the Women’s under-21, 100 meter hurdle Kerala’s Aparna Roy took the gold with a time of 14.25 seconds. Tamil Nadu’s Nandhini S settled for a silver while West Bengal’s Moumita ... Read More »

Coal India planning to put 25-30 MT of coal on auction in Q4: Report

Coal India is reportedly planning to put another 25-30 million tonnes (MT) of coal to auction in the ongoing January-March quarter (Q4). The company has been able to secure 54 MT of coal via e-auction till December as against 79 MT in the corresponding period of the last fiscal year, registering fall of 31.65%. Coal India is the world’s largest ... Read More »

Coal India’s arm incurs losses of Rs 60 crore due to strike

Coal India’s subsidiary — Mahanadi Coalfields (MCL) incurred losses of Rs 60 crore on the first day of the two-day strike. Coal production of MCL, which is currently going at an average of 4.65 lakh tonne a day, is likely to plunge further from its negative growth of 0.87 per cent to around 1.31 per cent during current fiscal due ... Read More »

Khelo India Youth Games 2019 officially kicks off

Khelo India is now bigger and better in its second edition, after being re-christened Khelo India Youth Games and now covering 18 different disciplines in different age-groups.  The prestigious event brings many arms of Indian sport like Indian Olympic Association, Sports Authority of India, National Sports Federations, Association of Indian Universities and School Games Federation of India together under one ... Read More »

MoU on ‘India-Norway Ocean Dialogue’ exchanged

Prime Minister Modi said that both the countries have vibrant trade ties. Appreciating the investment made by Norwegian firms in India, Prime Minister further hoped that the FDI and investments in other opportunities in India will continue. Anchor – Further the prime minister also welcomed cooperation between the two countries in the field of ocean economy. MoU were exchanged on ... Read More »

IPL 2019 to be played in India, will commence on March 23

NEW DELHI: The speculation over where the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held has finally ended. The Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) on Tuesday decided that IPL 2019 will be scheduled to be played in India itself. The CoA met in the capital to discuss the IPL 2019 venues and window and based ... Read More »

Tata Motors’ arm reports 16.23% rise in India sales during 2018

Tata Motors’ wholly owned subsidiary — Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has reported 16.23% rise in its sales in India at 4,596 units in 2018. The company had sold 3,954 units in 2017. Tata Motors is India’s largest automobile company. Through subsidiaries and associate companies, Tata Motors has operations in the UK, South Korea, Thailand, South Africa and Indonesia. Among them ... Read More »

India script history by winning maiden Test series on Australian soil

India won their first ever Test series in Australia after the fourth and final match at the Sydney Cricket Ground ended in a draw following three rain-truncated days. India have toured Australia since 1947 but never before managed to win a series in the country. But it all changed this time as Virat Kohli led his side to 2-1 series ... Read More »

India make history, win first-ever Test series in Australia

NEW DELHI: Virat Kohli and his men made history as India registered their maiden Test series victory on Australian soil after the fourth Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground was drawn due to rain on Day 5 on Monday. SCORECARD Cheteshwar Pujara was declared the Man of the Match and the Man of the Series. Rain prevented any play on ... Read More »

North India shivers as snow covers most of upper reaches

The Normal life has been affected in the hilly northern states due to rain and snowfall. In Jammu and Kashmir, at least five inch snow was recorded in Srinagar city on Saturday. Met department says moderate rain and snow is likely at many places in the Kashmir valley today under the influence of Western Disturbance. The cold wave has further ... Read More »

Sydney Test: India give Australia Follow-on

The bad light and poor weather condition forced early stumps on Day 4 at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Usman Khawaja and Marcus Harris were at the crease with Australia concluded the day at six without loss, trailing India by 316 runs, after being bowled out for 300. Only 27.3 overs were possible on the fourth day of Sydney test which ... Read More »

Sydney Test: Rain delays play between India and Australia on Day 4

At stumps on day 3, hosts were 236 for 6 in their first innings, trailing India by 386 runs. India is in a commanding position in the test after they declared their first innings at 622 for 7. With 2-1 lead in the four-match Test series, India already retains the Border- Gavaskar Trophy, irrespective of result in this match. Read More »

Meet actress & Miss India Bikini 2015 Nikita Gokhale, who is an Instagram sensation

Marathi actress and Miss India Bikini 2015 Nikita Gokhale is steaming up the cyberspace with her sultry pictures. Model-turned-actress Nikita Gokhale, who was crowned Miss India 2015 and had represented India on the global platform for Miss World Bikini 2015, is raising temperatures on social media with her bold pictures. She never shies away from showing off her bold side and ... Read More »

Live Score: Aus 122/1 at lunch, trail India by 500

SCORECARD |BLOG 7:03 am Umpires announce lunch, and the players make their way off the park. Australia‘s session, with 98 runs scored for the loss of one wicket in 30 overs. The hosts are 122/1, trailing India (622/7 declared) by 500 runs. Marcus Harris is 77 not out and Labuschagne batting on 18. It is #PinkDay here at the SCG ... Read More »

PM Modi: North East will be the gateway to New India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on a day-long visit to North Eastern region arrived in Imphal, capital of Manipur. PM received warm and enthusiastic welcome from people of Imphal. Prime Minister also being presented a memento during his visit. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated eight projects and laid the foundation stone for four other schemes during his visit to ... Read More »

Sydney Test: India ends day one on 303 for four wickets

After opting to bat, India suffered a blow in the second over when KL Rahul, who came into the side in place of Rohit Sharma, lost his wicket for nine runs to Josh Hazlewood. However, Cheteshwar Pujara and Mayank Agarwal established 116-run partnership stand to build a strong foundation for India. Mayank looked delightful with his front-foot punches through cover. ... Read More »

Live Score, India vs Australia, 4th Test: India opt to bat first

4:53 am The teams have lined up for National AnthemsLIVE SCORECARD Playing XIsIndia: Lokesh Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (c), Ajinkya Rahane, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah Australia: Marcus Harris, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Shaun Marsh, Peter Handscomb, Travis Head, Tim Paine (c/wk), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh ... Read More »

India welcomes 2019 with enthusiasm

In Mumbai, the new year celebration at Bandra Reclamation was marked by an extensive round of fireworks. While, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus in Mumbai was illuminated to welcome New Year. Elaborate arrangements were made to handle traffic and crowd and to maintain law and order during New Year celebrations. In Delhi, special traffic arrangements were made, with more focus to ... Read More »

Govt to invest Rs 10,086 crore in Bank of India via preferential allotment

Government of India has conveyed its decision to invest Rs 10,086 crore in the equity of Bank of India (BoI) by way of preferential allotment. Further, Board of Directors of the Bank would be considering by way of circular resolution on or after January 02, 2019 the proposal for raising capital by this infusion and further issue of equity shares ... Read More »

NLC India conducts boiler light up for first unit of NNTPP 1000 MW

NLC India has achieved a critical milestone towards commissioning its 1,000 MW (2X500 MW) of Neyveli New Thermal Power Project (NNTPP) by successfully conducting the boiler light-up test for the First unit with secondary fuel on December 28, 2018 at Neyveli. This is the first 500 MW lignite fired power plant in the country. It can generate 1000000 units of ... Read More »

ICC Test Rankings: India retain top spot

India has retained the top spot in ICC’s year-end test rankings following a famous 137-run win in Melbourne Test against Australia. After their unassailable 2-1 lead in the ongoing four-Test series against Australia, India maintained their 116 points to consolidate their top place followed by the English team, who are placed at the second spot with 108 points. Meanwhile, New ... Read More »

India vs Australia: India two wickets away from winning Boxing Day Test

MELBOURNE: Australia were teetering on the brink of defeat in the third Test on Saturday despite a battling unbeaten half-century from tailender Pat Cummins after being set a massive 399 to win by India.ALSO READ: Day 4- As it happened | Full ScorecardAfter early morning drizzle, India started an overcast fourth day in Melbourne with a 346-run lead and with ... Read More »

Jasprit Bumrah rips through Australia, India on top despite 2nd innings collapse

MELBOURNE: Pacer Jasprit Bumrah had Australia’s batsmen tied up in knots with his immaculate line and length, giving India the decisive advantage that withstood a second innings batting collapse in the third cricket Test here Friday. AS IT HAPPENED | SCORECARD Called a “genius” on air by Australia’s former captain Michael Clarke, Bumrah’s career-best figures of 6/33 in 15.5 overs ... Read More »

3M Electro & Communication becomes 100% subsidiary of 3M India

3M Electro & Communication India has become a 100% subsidiary of 3M India with effect from December 27, 2018 after payment of consideration and transfer of shares per the terms of the Share Purchase Agreement which has been completed on December 27, 2018. 3M is fundamentally a science-based company. They produce thousands of imaginative products, and are a leader in ... Read More »

Government to make capital infusion of Rs 2,159 crore in Union Bank of India

Government of India will make a capital infusion of Rs 2,159 crore in the equity capital of Union Bank of India by Preferential Allotment. The Bank proposes to secure the shareholders’ approval to the proposed preferential allotment by a Special Resolution by convening an Extraordinary General Meeting. Union Bank of India is one of the largest government-owned banks of India. ... Read More »

Preeti Townships ceases to be step down subsidiary of Gammon India

Gammon India’s step down subsidiary — Preeti Townships — has ceased to be the company’s step down subsidiary pursuant to sale of its stake by Gammon Realty (the company’s subsidiary). The consideration received from such sale/ disposal is Rs 32.15 crore. Gammon India is engaged in construction of buildings, civil engineering, construction of utility projects, and specialized construction activities. Read More »

North India shivers through intense cold wave

In Delhi, the minimum temperature further dropped to 3.4 degrees Celsius, four notches below the season’s average.  The MeT Department said it was the coldest December day in the national capital since 2014. The maximum temperature was recorded at 21.3 degrees Celsius, a notch above the normal. The MeT has forecast clear skies along with the possibility of dense fog tomorrow morning and haze ... Read More »

On 3-day visit to India, Bhutan’s PM to meet PM Modi today

The visit takes place during the Golden Jubilee year of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between the two countries. Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale called on the visiting dignitary Thursday evening. Dr Tshering will be accorded ceremonial reception at the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday. Bhutanese Prime Minister will lay wreath at the Samadhi of Mahatma Gandhi at Raj Ghat. ... Read More »

3rd Test: Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli put India in command at MCG

MELBOURNE: Cheteshwar Pujara produced yet another classy hundred and stitched a 170-run stand with captain Virat Kohli (82) to put India in command against Australia on the second day of the third Test on Thursday. HIGHLIGHTS I SCORECARD Pujara hit his second century of the series, a dogged but faultless 106 off 319 balls, to ensure that India consolidated the ... Read More »

Vakrangee to launch 3,300+ NextGen Vakrangee Kendras across India

Vakrangee will launch its 3,300+ Nextgen Vakrangee Kendras across Pan India on January 14, 2019. After successful launch in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) & National Capital Region (NCR), the company has now announced the pan-India rollout of these outlets. These Nextgen Vakrangee Kendras offer a comprehensive range of products and services across banking, insurance, ATM, assisted e-Commerce, eGovernance, Financial ... Read More »

Boxing Day Test: India in strong position against Aussies on Day 2

Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara  were at the crease. Hanuma Vihari was the wicket that fell. He was out for just 8 off paceman Pat Cummins. India had won the toss and opted to bat.This is the third Test of the 4-match series. The series is currently tied at 1-1. India had won the first game at Adelaide by 31 runs. ... Read More »

Bhutanese PM to begin 3-day India visit today

The visit of the Bhutanese Prime Minister is taking place during the Golden jubilee year of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between the two countries. Foreign Secretary Vijay K Gokhale will call on the visiting dignitary on Thursday. During his visit, Bhutanese PM will hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.  Read More »

North India shivers under severe cold; Capital Delhi records coldest day

North India continues to shiver as the year draws to an end. Talking of Jammu and Kashmir, cold wave conditions intensified. With the 40 day period of Chillai kalan continuing, Srinagar saw the mercury remaining at minus 6.7 degrees. The edges of the Dal lake are frozen. People thronged markets to buy ‘Harissa’, a traditional meat delicacy that is served ... Read More »

North India shivers under severe cold

North India continues to shiver as the year draws to an end. Talking of Jammu and Kashmir, cold wave conditions intensified. With the 40 day period of Chillai kalan continuing, Srinagar saw the mercury remaining at minus 6.7 degrees. The edges of the Dal lake are frozen. People thronged markets to buy ‘Harissa’, a traditional meat delicacy that is served ... Read More »