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No Indian in ICC Men’s T20I Team of 2021, Babar Azam named captain | Cricket News – Times of India

DUBAI (UAE): No Indian has been named in the ICC T20I Team of 2021 and Babar Azam of Pakistan has been named as the captain of the side. The Pakistan skipper was at his classy best in the shortest format in 2021, leaving his best at the T20 World Cup where he ended the tournament as the leading run-scorer. Overall, Babar played 29 matches and aggregated 939 runs at an average of 37.56 with one century and nine half-centuries. His captaincy was also praised as he led his team to the semi-finals of the T20 World Cup in UAE and Oman. The ICC Men's T20I Team of the Year certainly packs a punch 👊 More 👉 https://t.co/TtQKyBL3rw https://t.co/mhfNsE2mU3— ICC (@ICC) 1642589110000In the side, two Australian players have been included -- Mitchell Marsh and Josh Hazlewood while the side has three P...
Sports

Yorkshire appoint former West Indies all-rounder Gibson as new head coach | Cricket News – Times of India

Yorkshire have appointed Ottis Gibson as their new head coach with the former West Indies all-rounder signing a three-year contract, the county club said on Wednesday, following a number of staff changes after a racism scandal. Gibson was appointed following the departure of coach Andrew Gale, members of the coaching team and director of cricket Martyn Moxon last month following allegations of racist abuse by former player Azeem Rafiq. The scandal shook English sport, cost Yorkshire sponsors and the right to host England internationals while it also embroiled some of the biggest names in English cricket. Gibson previously worked as the head coach for the West Indies and South Africa as well as a bowling coach for England and Bangladesh. Yorkshire County Cricket Club today announces the ...
Sports

Under-19 World Cup: Four India players, including skipper Yash Dhull, test positive for Covid-19

Four India Under-19 players at the ongoing World Cup, including captain Yash Dhull and vice-captain Shaik Rasheed, were unavailable for selection for the Group B game against Ireland in Tarouba, Trinidad and Tobago, after testing positive for Covid-19 following results of rapid antigen tests. Siddharth Yadav and wicket-keeper batsman Aardhya Yadav are the other two players who were found to be positive in rapid antigen tests on the morning of the team’s second league game against Ireland. The Indian Express understands that as a precautionary measure the BCCI decided to isolate these four players till the results of RT-PCR tests are received later in the evening. “We don’t know whether it’s a false positive. So we have taken precaution and decided not to field these pl...
Politics

Govt Panel Recommends Regular Market Approval For Covishield And Covaxin

New Delhi: An expert panel of India's federal drug regulator on Wednesday recommended providing regular market permission to Covid vaccines Covishield and Covaxin, which are presently only approved for emergency use in the country, subject to specific restrictions, as per the official sources. Govt expert panel recommends regular market approval for SII's Covishield and Bharat Biotech's Covaxin: Official sources — Press Trust of India (@PTI_News) January 19, 2022 Serum Institute of India (SII) and Bharat Biotech have applied to the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) for normal market authorization for their respective COVID-19 vaccines, Covishield and Covaxin, PTI reported.  On October 25, Prakash Kumar Singh, SII's director (government and regulatory ...
Entertainment

When Dhanush said Aishwaryaa is ‘100 times simpler than Rajinikanth’ – Times of India

Dhanush and Rajinikanth's daughter Aishwaryaa parted ways. They took to their social media handles to issue a statement that they are separating after 18 years of marriage. In a previous chat with TOI, the actor had revealed what attracted him to Aishwaryaa. The 'Atrangi Re' actor was quizzed if the fact that Aishwaryaa was Rajinikanth’s daughter attracted him to her. He had replied, ''I don’t see her like that. I like her simplicity. If you think her father is simple, meet Aishwarya. She is 100 times simpler than her father.'' He further revealed that Aishwaryaa treats everybody as an equal and can be friends with anybody. He had also revealed that she bringing up his sons extremely well. The 'Maari' actor wrote, "18 years of togetherness as friends, couple, as parents and well wi...
Travel

Indian Navy Recruitment 2022: Apply for 10+2 (B. Tech) and and Executive IT Branch SSC Officer from Jan 27 – Times of India

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microsoft: Microsoft HoloLens 2 mixed reality headset now available in India – Times of India

Microsoft has announced that its HoloLens 2 mixed reality headset is now available in India. For those who are unaware, mixed reality blends the physical and digital worlds covering the spectrum from augmented reality to virtual reality so that these worlds can co-exist and interact in real time. As per the company, the headset augments the jobs of first-line employees in sectors such as manufacturing, automotive, healthcare and education. The HoloLens 2 is an enterprise product and is available in India via commercial authorised resellers Softline and Team Computer. The Microsoft HoloLens 2 headset is also available in Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Singapore, Hong Kong and Taiwan. A study commissioned by Mi...
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Mom-to-be Kajal Aggarwal sets ethnic fashion goals in aqua blue kurta set

Amid the ongoing festive and wedding season, celebrities are setting massive ethnic fashion goals. From breathtaking saris to trendy sharara sets — the Instagram handles of our favourite stars are filled with all kinds of elegant traditional pieces. Jumping on the bandwagon is actor Kajal Aggarwal who looked stunning in a kurta set by designer Manish Malhotra. The mom-to-be kept it elegant in an embroidered silk kurta with aqua blue and yellow threadwork, and tassels on the sleeves. It was paired with matching aqua blue silk palazzo pants that featured an embroidered hem, along with a zari dupatta. The actor accessorised the look with a heavy choker, diamond studs and rings. She opted for a pair of Kolhapuri sandals to add to the traditional appeal of the look. She left her short hai...
Politics

30% people losing vaccine-acquired immunity after six months: AIG study | India News – Times of India

HYDERABAD: Nearly 30% individuals lose their vaccine-acquired immunity after six months, a study conducted to understand the longevity of vaccine immunity in Indian population with respect to antibody levels has found. The study was conducted by AIG Hospitals along with the Asian Healthcare Foundation on 1,636 healthcare workers fully vaccinated with three of the Covid-19 vaccines currently being administered in the country. Of the 1,636 participants in the study, 93% (1519 individuals) had received Covishield, 6.2% (102) got Covaxin and less than 1% (13) had been administered the Sputnik jab. The results of the study were uploaded on Wednesday on pre-print server Research, which is a preprint platform where research papers are uploaded before they are peer-reviewed. Researchers involve...
Sports

Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant and Jasprit Bumrah move up in latest ICC Test rankings | Cricket News – Times of India

DUBAI: Indian star Virat Kohli on Wednesday moved up two places to seventh after scores of 79 and 29 in his last Test as captain in the latest ICC rankings for batters in the five-day format. Wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant's unbeaten century in the second innings of the series-deciding third Test against South Africa lifted him 10 places to 14th, while fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah's six wickets in Cape Town took him back to the top 10 in the bowling chart. Kohli decided to quit Test captaincy a day after India lost the three-match series against South Africa 1-2, ending his seven-year reign at the helm. In the latest weekly update that takes into account the third match of the South Africa-India series in Cape Town which the hosts won by seven wickets to clinch the World Test Championship (WTC...
Sports

Aubameyang having tests after early return from African Cup

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has returned to London and is undergoing medical tests as Arsenal looks for “clarity” after he was diagnosed with heart lesions during his recovery from the coronavirus at the African Cup of Nations, manager Mikel Arteta said Wednesday. Aubameyang was released by Gabon’s national team after being diagnosed with “cardiac lesions” in tests conducted by Confederation of African Football medical officials, who were checking on his condition after he tested positive for COVID-19. “We haven’t had any clarity from the Gabon national team about the reasons why he came back,” Arteta said. “It’s our obligation to make sure, medically, the player is safe, in a good condition and there are not any issues related to that. Because historically everything we have done with t...
Travel

Explained: What is Bluetooth Multipoint and how is it useful – Times of India

Bluetooth Multipoint is a feature that is usually present in headphones and earbuds. This feature allows the audio accessories to connect with multiple devices, simultaneously. Bluetooth Multipoint allows users to switch between devices like a computer and phone without any hassle. For example, with this feature, you can use a single headset to listen to your show on your work laptop, while staying aware of any work notifications that come through your phone. This is a technology that headphone manufacturers have largely neglected as only a few devices fully support this technology. What is Bluetooth Multipoint?The Bluetooth Multipoint feature was released along with Bluetooth version 4.0. This feature allows a Bluetooth audio device to maintain simultaneous connections with more than o...
Life Style

6 ways to simplify your life and be happy | The Times of India

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Mumbai Records Marginal Dip In Daily Covid Caseload With 6,032 New Infections, 12 Deaths

Mumbai: Witnessing yet another marginal drop in daily Covid-19 caseload, Mumbai on Wednesday reported 6,032 new infections, after reporting 6,149 cases a day ago.  As per latest figures, the active caseload in the financial capital now stands at 31,856 with the cumulative Covid tally reaching 10,17,999 mark. #CoronavirusUpdates19th January, 6:00pmPositive Pts. (24 hrs) - 6032Discharged Pts. (24 hrs) - 31856Total Recovered Pts. - 9,66,985Overall Recovery Rate - 95%Total Active Pts. - 31856Doubling Rate - 66 DaysGrowth Rate (12 Jan - 18 Jan)- 1.03%#NaToCorona — माझी Mumbai, आपली BMC (@mybmc) January 19, 2022 The city also registered 12 Covid related deaths and 18,241 recoveries in the last 24 hours. Meanwhile, the daily Covid death toll went slightly up compar...
Politics

Urvashi Rautela hailed as the ‘Diamond Of India’ by the Mayor of Maharashtra, Kishori Pednekar – Beauty Pageants – Indiatimes

Former beauty queen, actress, and internet sensation Urvashi Rautela was recently designated as an official jury member for the Dada Saheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2022. Applauding her courage and achievements over the years, Mayor of Maharashtra, Shrimati Kishori Pedneker, called her the “Diamond Of India.” Urvashi, who was the youngest panelist at the event, was overwhelmed with the kind word of appreciation by Kishori Pedneker. Taking to Instagram, the diva shared a post where the Mayor is seen lauding the beauty queen and proudly addressing her as the “Diamond of India” for her national and international feat. She further went on to praise her parents for her rightful upbringing. Walking the red carpet at the award ceremony, Urvashi looked stunning as she donned a ...
Business

What Causes Rain In The Driest Place On Earth? New Study Gives Answers

New Delhi: The Atacama Desert in northern Chile, commonly known as the driest place on Earth, receives an average rainfall as low as five millimetres per year. Rare rain events can come swiftly and intensely in the enduring dryness. These rain events shape the landscape and provide precious moisture to plants and species. These species have adapted to extended dry spells or harvesting coastal fog.  A new study conducted by researchers from the American Geophysical Union in the United States explains the atmospheric mechanisms behind the wettest of these precipitation events. The study was recently published in the journal, Geophysical Research Letters. Role Of Moisture Conveyor Belts In Causing Rainfall In The Atacama Desert It is believed that certain moisture conveyor...
Culture

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Politics

modi: PM Modi to host first India-Central Asia Summit on January 27 | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will host the first India-Central Asia Summit in a virtual format on January 27, the Ministry of External Affairs announced on Wednesday. The summit will be held with the participation of the presidents of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, the MEA said in a statement. This will be the first engagement of its kind between India and the Central Asian countries at the level of leaders, it said. The first India-Central Asia Summit is a reflection of India's growing engagement with the Central Asian countries, which are a part of India's "extended neighbourhood”, the MEA said. Prime Minister Modi paid a historic visit to all Central Asian countries in 2015. Subsequently, there have been exchanges at high-levels at bi...
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5G Rollout: Why Airlines Are Worried And How Serious Is The Risk To Flights | EXPLAINED

New Delhi: With at least ten leading US airlines saying the new 5G technology could result in major operational disruptions and cause thousands of flights to be delayed, US mobile networks AT&T and Verizon are learnt to have decided to postpone the expansion of their 5G service at some airports. After two earlier delays, the service was to begin operations in more places on Wednesday, BBC reported. On Tuesday, American Airlines Chief Operating Officer David Seymour told employees the entire US airline industry was facing “major disruption” as new technology was activated. "Until a long-term technical solution is developed and implemented and as long as 5G is deployed, we anticipate we’ll experience delays, diversions and cancellations that are well beyond our contro...
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Covid TPR in Kerala surges to 37 percent, health minister Veena George says next 3 weeks critical

The third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic continued to sweep Kerala with the test positivity rate surging to 37.17 percent on Wednesday. The state reported 34,199 new cases on Wednesday when 91,983 samples were tested in the last 24 hours. The active caseload rose to 1.68 lakhs. A few districts have TPR above the state average of 37.17 per cent. In the worst affected Thiruvananthapuram, where 5684 cases were reported on Wednesday, the TPR is 45.8 per cent, indicating that around half of the samples tested are becoming positive. In Ernakulam district, with 5953 cases reported on Wednesday, the TPR has risen to 44.59 per cent.. In Kozhikode and Kottayam districts, the TPR is 40.53 per cent and 39.05 per cent, respectively. Health department data showed that the growth rate in newly declared...