IPL: Samson leads Royals to 16-run win over CSK
An evening like the one in Sharjah on Tuesday makes you wonder why Sanju Samson hasn't played more than four T20 internationals for India. Against a strong Chennai Super Kings (CSK) unit, Samson enthralled with an innings of 74 from just 32 balls to help Rajasthan Royals (RR) reach a commanding 216 for 7 from 20 overs. The total was more than enough as Royals opened their account with a 16-run victory.
A $50 phone is Mukesh Ambani's new weapon
Reliance Industries Ltd is in talks with domestic assemblers to make a version of its Jio phone that would run on Google’s Android and cost about Rs 4,000 ($54), said the people, asking not to be identified since the plans are private. The inexpensive phones will be marketed with low-cost wireless plans from Reliance Jio, the parent company’s carrier, they said.
India, Australia to kick off naval drill in Indian Ocean in signal to China
India is set to kick off a two-day naval exercise with Australia in the eastern Indian Ocean, in what constitutes some additional strategic signaling after similar exercises with the US and Japan in the region amid the ongoing military confrontation with China in Ladakh.
Payal Ghosh files complaint against Anurag
Payal Ghosh, who levelled sexual harassment charges against Anurag Kashyap, has filed a written complaint against the filmmaker at Versova police station. The actress along with her lawyer Nitin Satpute was seen arriving at the police station on Tuesday evening.
Time to separate from Tata Group: Mistry family
The billionaire Mistry family, the largest minority shareholder of the Tata Group, said it needs to separate its interests after the conglomerate took steps to block the family’s attempt to borrow money against Tata shares. Tata Sons Pvt informed the SC on Tuesday said that it is open to buying out the 18% stake owned by the family’s cash-strapped Shapoorji Pallonji Group.
Saudi Arabia to allow Umrah for residents and visitors
Saudi|: Saudi Arabia has announced it will allow Umrah from inside the Kingdom with a capacity of 30 per cent from October 4, according to the state news agency. Visitors from outside the country will be able to perform Umrah from November 1. See more Saudi-backed Lucid Air is the world's fastest-charging electric vehicle Saudi archipelago Farasan in bid to enter UNESCO’s Man and Biosphere list In Pictures: Scaled back Haj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia Read more Saudi Arabia: Umrah services will resume in phased manner Saudi Arabia sets criteria for merger of Umrah operators Saudi Arabia: Umrah to resume with limited domestic pilgrims
Why we should listen to what Olivia Troye says about Trump
Last week the White House was hit by a bombshell: A former top aide to Vice President Mike Pence, who was intimately involved in the administration's response to the coronavirus, blamed President Trump for mishandling the crisis and causing unnecessary deaths.
Farm bills: Cong lists 3 demands to end RS boycott
The Congress on Tuesday said its boycott of Rajya Sabha will not end till the govt brings another bill making it illegal for private players to buy food grains from farmers below the MSP, all state agencies comply by the MSP and the procurement price is fixed as per the Swaminathan panel's recommendations. The opposition also called for the revocation of suspension of eight MPs.
Can PM Modi repeat Gujarat magic in Bihar?
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on a project inauguration and foundation stone laying spree ahead of assembly elections in Bihar. He had done so ahead of the 2017 Gujarat state polls. It did work in Modi’s home state but will it work in Bihar too?