BENGALURU: Sharma, who has been ruled out of the upcoming Test series in South Africa due to a hamstring injury, gave a pep talk to the U-19 boys ahead of the Asian Cup beginning December 23 in the UAE.
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Nadal, Djokovic on course to meet in French Open last 8
Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal closed in Friday on a blockbuster clash at the French Open as both reached the last 16, while Carlos Alcaraz prepared to face the only man to beat him on clay this year.
Sebi searches 16 entities in Axis MF front-running case
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) carried out search and seizure operations on 16 suspected entities at more than 30 locations in Maharashtra and Gujarat over the past few weeks as part of its ongoing probe into the so-called front-running case at Axis Mutual Fund, said a senior official at the capital market regulator.
PREPARATIONS BY NAVY AIMED AT MAINTAINING PEACE: RAJNATH
Union defence minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said the preparations being made by the Indian Navy are not a provocation to any aggression, but a guarantee of peace and security in the Indian Ocean Region.
GAURI LANKESH MURDER TRIAL BEGINS IN K'TAKA
The trial in the murder case of journalist and activist Gauri Lankesh started on Friday in a special court here, nearly five years after she was gunned down.
PM MODI BEGINS TWO-DAY GUJARAT VISIT FROM TODAY
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to begin a two-day visit to Gujarat from Saturday during which he is scheduled to address a seminar for cooperatives in the state, according to a government press release.
Centre names new NDMC chairman
Bhupinder Singh Bhalla, a 1990 batch AGMUT cadre IAS officer and the current additional chief secretary (home) of Delhi, was on Friday appointed the new chairperson of the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC).
In relief for states, govt hikes its rates for PDS operations
The fresh norms for payments take into account increased costs of food distribution due to higher inflation.
Bengal looks to make CM chancellor of its varsities
The West Bengal cabinet on Thursday decided to table a bill in the state assembly to replace the governor with the chief minister as chancellor of all state-run universities, education minister Bratya Basu said, a move seen as a fallout of the long-running battle between chief minister Mamata Banerjee and governor Jagdeep Dhankhar.
Texas massacre: Police face scrutiny over 'late' response
UVALDE, TEXAS: As investigators worked to track the massacre that lasted upwards of 40 minutes and ended only when Salvador Ramos, the 18-year-old shooter, was killed by a Border Patrol team, witnesses said on Wednesday that frustrated onlookers urged police officers to charge into the Texas elementary school.
Certain kind of films don't define your place in the industry: Yami
Actor Yami Gautam Dhar's last two outings - A Thursday and Dasvi-were both released directly on an OTT platform and managed to strike a chord with the viewers.
Killer Heat Is Here
The record temperatures ravaging India are a warning of global catastrophes to come
FOOD FOR Thought
All about food
THE TREE OF Life and Fertility
DR. V. RAMAKANTHA shares some insights into the science, history and mythology of the Banyan tree, also known as the Bengal Fig or Indian Fig. The Banyan is one of those mythical trees that has had an important place in the life and history of the people of India since ancient times. It is also home to many species of birds, animals, and epiphytic plants.
East Meets West
KALYANI ADUSUMILLI grew up in a minority group in the United States, straddling cultures, learning how to fit in, and later learning how to accept the traditions of her heritage. Today, she is watching her children going through the same process, shifting their cultural identity, as they head toward adulthood in the melting pot of a multicultural society.
NILANGANA BANERJEE: 2 series The 'Selves' | The Lullaby
The series Selves aims to artistically represent the psychological conflicts we face when we weigh ourselves based on socially determined of what is ideal and where we stand with the distorted and one-size that fits all defined.
Why We Are Not Responsible Toward the Environment
DR. ICHAK ADIZES is an expert in change management for organizations. Here he shares some of the reasons why companies are not changing their actions in relation to the environment, even though everyone knows we are facing an environmental crisis. He also offers simple solutions that will bring change.
Annadata Suraksha Abhiyaan
A tailor-made insurance initiative to financially secure farmers and growers against farming risks.
The FORCE Behind the FORCE
How George Lucas created Hollywood's most beloved franchise
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO GET STARTED IN MAGNET FISHING
In addition to treasure hunting, magnet fishing has an environmental aspect-it helps to clean up our waterways.
Sorry, iPhone 6 Plus users, your phone probably can't be repaired anymore
Apple moves two older devices to 'vintage' status.