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Friday, January 17, 2020
January 18, 2020 12:14:18 am

Vinesh Phogat beat Luisa Melendres 4-0 in the final (53 kg) of Rome Ranking series to win the first gold medal of 2020.

January 17, 2020 11:14:59 pm
Explained: Bapu Nadkarni is dead. Here's why he will always be remembered

Nadkarni played 41 Tests for India between 1955 and 1968, scoring 1,414 runs with a century, and taking 88 wickets including a career-best 6/43.

January 18, 2020 12:09:44 am

After making his international debut in December 1955, Nadkarni went on to feature in 41 Tests, in which he amassed 1414 runs and scalped 88 wickets with 6/43 being his best bowling figures.

January 17, 2020 10:36:46 pm

Passenger shaming, an Instagram page famous for calling out people for their disgusting acts during flight recently called out one such passenger who was using an air vent to dry their shoes inside the flight.

January 17, 2020 10:26:51 pm

“These two weeks were extraordinary and eventful. Bitter and sweet events. Lessons we learned. The Iranian people went through a lot,” Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said. “We delivered a slap to US’s image as a superpower.”

January 17, 2020 10:25:25 pm
Karnataka HC IT Act 66 A police officers

The police officers have been asked to pay Rs 10,000 each for registering the case and initiating criminal proceedings under the law “which is not in statute book”, terming it a “clear abuse” of the law.

January 17, 2020 10:20:20 pm
No merit in Union Territory's creation in J&K, restore statehood: Ghulam Nabi Azad to Centre

“No one even in Jammu wanted a Union Territory, I dare the local BJP leaders to publicly say that they support Jammu and Kashmir becoming a Union Territory. The events that have unfolded during the past five and a half months have adversely hit the trade and industry…” Ghulam Nabi Azad said.

January 18, 2020 1:05:30 am
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Made to bat first, India totaled 340/6 with half-centuries from Shikhar Dhawan (96), Lokesh Rahul (80), and captain Virat Kohli (78).

January 17, 2020 10:12:25 pm
Tripura: Graft accused ex-minister Badal Choudhury sent in judicial custody

Choudhury was booked along with two others: former Engineer-in-Chief Sunil Bhowmik and former Chief Secretary Yashpal Singh in an alleged graft of Rs 638.40 crores.

January 17, 2020 9:50:30 pm
Libya's rival military commander Khalifa Haftar seeks support in Greece

Turkey, which has promised to send troops to back Libya’s government against Haftar’s offensive, is at odds with Greece over oil-and-gas drilling rights in the East Mediterranean.

January 17, 2020 10:36:34 pm
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Ansari, known as Dr Bomb for his suspected involvement in more than 52 blast cases across the country, went “missing” on early Thursday morning.

January 17, 2020 9:47:12 pm
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The activist, Huang Xueqin, 32, was detained by police in October in the southern city of Guangzhou on charges of “picking quarrels and provoking trouble,” a vague accusation that the government often uses to silence activists.

January 17, 2020 9:53:30 pm

Mohammed Shami was the most successful Indian bowler with 3/77 while Kuldeep Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja and Navdeep Saina took two apiece as Australia lost wickets at regular intervals to be all out for 304 in 49.1 overs.

January 17, 2020 9:27:14 pm

Chabahar, which is located 72 kilometers west of Pakistan’s Gwadar port, holds immense strategic and economic significance for India. Apart from cultivating diverse strategic and economic interests, the port is being developed to provide an alternative trade route between India and Afghanistan.

January 17, 2020 9:20:10 pm

England, 224/4 overnight, added 111 runs in first session, another 91 after lunch, and was rampant by scoring 202 in two sessions on what’s notably a flat, lifeless pitch for the fast bowlers.

January 17, 2020 8:59:55 pm
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The earlier BJP-led government had announced that a Hyperloop would be built between Pune and Mumbai which will reduce the travel time between the two cities drastically.

January 17, 2020 8:55:27 pm
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Lavrov, speaking at his annual news conference in Moscow, called the incident a human error and said he was not trying to excuse anyone for what happened.

January 17, 2020 8:36:37 pm
Saif Ali Khan Love Aaj Kal trailer

Saif Ali Khan shared screen space with Deepika Padukone in 2009 film Love Aaj Kal.

January 17, 2020 8:32:16 pm
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Here is the compilation of all of the tips provided by Team SouL, Team Entity and Tanmay Singh (Scout from Team Fnatic).

January 17, 2020 8:29:06 pm
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Meanwhile, a Delhi court earlier in the day issued fresh execution warrants in the case, postponing the date of the hanging of the four convicts to February 1. The four convicts will be executed at 6 am.