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First Cricket News

On this day in 2017: Mumbai Indians clinched third IPL title beating Rising Pune Supergiant in final

Mumbai Indians won IPL 20217 title by beating Rising Pune Supergiant in a thrilling final by just one run.

India

Limits of protests: Why civil disobedience can’t be one-stop solution to problems in democracy

From hijab row to farmers’ agitation, it’s now obvious that protests can themselves become a problem if they become a daily occurrence

World

‘It’s got to be a joke’: Why South Korea’s new ‘Kosk’ mask for COVID-19 has raised eyebrows

The two-part mask, designed by a company called Atman, can be rolled up to expose the mouth so that wearers can eat and drink while keeping their nose covered

Entertainment

Javed Akhtar: 'If I had worked in a more disciplined way, I’d have done a lot more; that’s a lingering regret'

'There have been bruises and pleasures, achievements and failure, both are equally integral to life,' says Javed Akhtar

Entertainment

Why blame Katrina Kaif? Women have been sponsoring weddings for ages

Soon after wedding of Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal, the Internet went on fire with aspersions on how the actress footed the whopping wedding expenses

India

Arunachal Pradesh: Assam Rifles neutralises three NSCN-KYA militants in encounter

The Assam Rifles has launched several operations against militant organisations after the attack on 46 Assam Rifles in which its Commanding officer, his wife and son and four soldiers were killed last week

World

Significant progress on FATF's first action plan: US on Pakistan's grey list status for terror financing

The global body against money laundering and terror financing had also asked Pakistan to work to address its strategically important deficiencies

India

Nusrat Jahan marriage row: From Turkish connection to breaching parliamentary propriety, what makes Basirhat MP's case complex

After Nusrat Jahan’s case, the government should take a lead and codify the law on subjects like live-in relationships

India

US democracy watchdog relegates India's status from 'free' to 'partly free' nation in 2021 report

The report painted an overall grim picture for the principles of democracy across the world, but the alleged downturn in India's democratic values meant that now only 20 percent of the world’s population lives in a liberal democracy

Sports

FIH Pro League will be the perfect test ahead of Tokyo Olympics, says PR Sreejesh

In the next leg of FIH Hockey Pro League matches, India is scheduled to play against Argentina in April, Britain, Spain and Germany in May.

India

COVID-19 impact is massive, but other social causes need CSR funding too, say NGOs

With a major chunk of CSR funding having gone towards the PM-CARES Fund, there are few resources left with corporate organisations to fund new initiatives

Sports

With strict medical protocols and no travel, WNBA set to tip off shortened season after delayed start

A WNBA season like no other will get underway on Saturday with all 12 teams at a single site.

Entertainment

Wonder Woman 1984 release date pushed to 2 October from 14 August; Gal Gadot says 'it'll be worth the wait'

Wonder Woman 1984 also stars Chris Pine, Pedro Pascal, Robin Wright, and Kristen Wiig.

Business

Nirmala Sitharaman says Centre has no more announcements to make; rules out any cut in income tax rates

Nirmala Sitharaman, who had over the last week announced an economic package to help revive the economy, said how the coronavirus and the lockdown has hurt revenues is yet to be completely assessed.

Politics

'Congress can never think of disrespecting Manmohan Singh': Randeep Surjewala after Montek Singh Ahluwalia claimed ex-PM considered resigning in 2013

Surjewala said Gandhi's move of tearing the ordinance brought by the Congress-led government to allow those convicted in criminal cases to contest elections was a courageous step.

Business

Union Budget 2020-21: Aluminum industry urges govt to reduce basic customs duty on critical raw materials

The aluminium industry has urged the government to reduce the basic customs duty on critical raw materials like aluminium fluoride, stating that high import duties are a huge disadvantage as they make Indian finished goods costlier and uncompetitive in the international markets

Business

Domestic car sales decline by 8.4% to 1.42 lakh units in December; two-wheeler sales down 17%: SIAM

Domestic passenger vehicle sales declined 1.24 percent to 2,35,786 units in December from 2,38,753 units in the year-ago period

India

Delhi High Court to hear plea against Shah Faesal's 'illegal detention' on 3 September, asks Centre to file reply by today

The Delhi HC said it will hear on 3 September Shah Faesal's plea alleging he was illegally detained at Delhi airport on 14 August and taken back to Srinagar.

Entertainment

Sunny Leone to appear as first guest on The Kapil Sharma Show; new season premieres on 29 December

The Kapil Sharma show has been backed by Salman Khan and includes Bharti Singh, Krushna Abhishek, Sumona Chaktravarti and Kiku Sharda among others.

101 India

101 Hip-hop Homeland North East | An anthem takes shape — Khasi Bloodz

The official music video for the Khasi Bloodz hip-hop Anthem For The North East.