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News in Numbers: 35,000 Maharashtra farmers reach Mumbai to demand loan waiver

In other news, the Supreme Court upheld the right to die with dignity and said that it is a fundamental right

3 min read12 Mar 2018

India South Africa tour: Fit-again Faf Du Plessis, Dale Steyn named in SA full strength squad

India will play the first Test of the three-match series against host South Africa on 5 January in Cape Town. Other two matches will be played in Centurion (13-17 January) and Johannesburg (24-28 January)

1 min read29 Dec 2017

News in Numbers: Rs8,450-crore incentive for MSMEs to boost exports

In other news, IATA expects seat occupancy to reach 81.4% next year whereas yields, which is a measure of fares, would improve by 3%

3 min read6 Dec 2017

Virat Kohli becomes fastest to score 9,000 runs in ODIs

Virat Kohli beat South Africa’s A.B. de Villiers to score 9,000 runs in ODIs during the series-deciding match against New Zealand in Kanpur on Sunday

1 min read29 Oct 2017

Why Virat Kohli stands alone at 8,000 ODI runs

In the climb to 8,000 runs, Kohli has been above AB de Villiers and Sachin Tendulkar all along

1 min read20 Jun 2017

A writing instrument is not just a utilitarian object, says Mont Blanc’s Nicolas Baretzki

Mont Blanc CEO Nicolas Baretzki on the appointment of AB de Villiers as brand ambassador for India and South Africa, and launch of Montblanc’s limited edition UNICEF writing instruments

6 min read10 Jun 2017

IPL has shown there’s more to T20 than big hitting

Tactics also make a major difference. It is wrongly perceived that T20 is all slam-bang, with a two-point agenda: for batsmen to slog every ball and for bowlers to adopt a singularly defensive approach

3 min read3 May 2017

IPL teams are increasingly opting to chase

Of the 15 IPL matches this year, the side winning the toss has bowled first 12 times (80%), which is comparable to last year’s 82%

1 min read17 Apr 2017

IPL 2017: Virat Kohli returns for RCB ahead of clash against Mumbai Indians

Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on Mumbai Indians in Bengaluru on Friday. The RCB has lost 2 out of 3 matches that they have played so far in Virat Kohli’s injury-forced absence

3 min read13 Apr 2017

Finding balance between the long and short

Since the inaugural World Twenty20 in 2007 became a runaway hit, concerns about the format have raged across the cricket universe

3 min read28 Dec 2016
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