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Wanted to break the jinx of winning IPL title every two years, says Bumrah | Cricket News – Times of India
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Wanted to break the jinx of winning IPL title every two years, says Bumrah | Cricket News – Times of India

DUBAI (UAE): After winning the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League, Mumbai Indians pacer Jasprit Bumrah said that the side wanted to break the jinx of winning the title every two years. Mumbai Indians defeated Delhi Capitals by five wickets and eight balls to spare in the finals of the tournament on Tuesday at the Dubai International Stadium to lift their fifth IPL title.2020 is truly an ODD year! 😋#OneFamily #MumbaiIndians #Believe🖐🏼 #MIChampion5 #MIvDC https://t.co/XZbYHmgEA1— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) 1605030281000The franchise had earlier won the tournament in 2013, 2015, 2017, and 2019. Rohit Sharma played a knock of 68 runs for Mumbai in the finals while for Delhi, Anrich Nortje scalped two wickets. "Very happy, we have worked hard, we started preparing before others, we wo...
IPL 2020: ‘It didn’t bother me’, says Hardik on not being able to bowl | Cricket News – Times of India
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IPL 2020: ‘It didn’t bother me’, says Hardik on not being able to bowl | Cricket News – Times of India

DUBAI: Premier all-rounder Hardik Pandya on Tuesday said he is not worried about not being able to bowl through the 13th Indian Premier League. Amid Mumbai Indians' domination over the past few weeks, the team management kept assessing the progress made by Hardik, who more than made up with his incredible ability to hit the ball far and high. "It didn't bother me. I enjoy what I do. For me, it's about the opportunity. It's all about preparation. On that front, we did well and focused on improving day by day," Hardik said after MI won their fifth IPL title. "I wasn't able to bowl this year. It's just about backing myself." Hardik is part of the teams named for the limited-overs series in Australia beginning in the last week of November. He underwent back surgery in October last year in t...
MI vs DC: Clinical Mumbai Indians beat Delhi Capitals to claim record-extending fifth IPL title | Cricket News – Times of India
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MI vs DC: Clinical Mumbai Indians beat Delhi Capitals to claim record-extending fifth IPL title | Cricket News – Times of India

DUBAI: A peerless Rohit Sharma led defending champions Mumbai Indians to an unparalleled fifth IPL title on Tuesday, dismantling Delhi Capitals in the summit clash with his famously elegant batting and tactical shrewdness. If last year's one-run win over Chennai Super Kings was an absolute cliffhanger, Rohit's aristocratic 68 off 51 balls made it an anti-climax with Mumbai Indians chasing the target of 157 in 18.4 overs. Scorecard"We know it's a difficult time, everyone is stuck at home. We're lucky that we could come to work and entertain people watching at home," said MI's star pacer Jasprit Bumrah, who went wicket-less on Tuesday but snared 27 overall this season. Five IPL titles are certain to make Rohit the undisputed 'Numero Uno' player-cum-leader in the IPL Universe. This edition...
China cannot be separated from world: Xi Jinping – Times of India
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China cannot be separated from world: Xi Jinping – Times of India

BEIJING: China cannot be separated from the world in achieving development as both need each other for prosperity, President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday as he highlighted the new development model being pursued by the world's second-largest economy. Xi, addressing the Council of Heads of State of the SCO grouping via video link, said that China is speeding up efforts to foster a new development paradigm with domestic circulation as the mainstay, and domestic and international circulations reinforcing each other. China cannot be separated from the world in achieving development, and the world also needs China for prosperity, he said. “New mechanisms are being put in place to build an open economy of a higher standard. China will remain committed to a win-win strategy of opening-up,” Xi sa...
Bihar polls: BJP improves tally, but new alliance arithmetic pulls down NDA vote share since 2019 LS elections | India News – Times of India
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Bihar polls: BJP improves tally, but new alliance arithmetic pulls down NDA vote share since 2019 LS elections | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Having emerged as a senior partner of the NDA in Bihar for the first time in nearly two decades, the BJP finally seems to have come out of the shadow of its allies in the state but new alliance arithmetic has dragged down their overall vote share since the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Riding on the 'Modi wave' in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the National Democratic Alliance, which included LJP, had garnered more than 53 per cent votes and won 39 out of 40 seats. In the Bihar assembly elections, LJP decided to contest on its own and has managed to win less than six per cent votes, while HAM and VIP which were in the opposition camp have become part of the NDA. As per the latest EC data, the NDA's combined vote share, including that of BJP, JD(U), HAM and VIP, stands at less than 40 ...
Bigg Boss 14: Rahul Vaidya PROPOSES Disha Parmar For Marriage, His Special Gesture Will Make You Say AWWW!
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Bigg Boss 14: Rahul Vaidya PROPOSES Disha Parmar For Marriage, His Special Gesture Will Make You Say AWWW!

New Delhi: Rahul Vaidya has emerged as one of the most popular contestants of Colors TV's 'Bigg Boss 14'. Host Salman Khan praised the singer for keeping calm after Nikki Tamboli hid the mask under her pants and not crossing the line during the 'Weekend Ka Vaar' episode. We had earlier informed you that Rahul would propose his alleged girlfriend Disha Parmar on her birthday (November 11). The makers of the show shared precap promo for 'Bigg Boss 2020' in which the singer can be seen proposing Disha Parmar for marriage.Rahul wished Disha in his own special way and used lipstick to write 'HBD Disha' and 'Marry me?' on his t-shirt. His unique proposal won several hearts on social media. The other contestants couldn't help but gush over his proposal. They danced around h...
Viral: This is the picture of the red hot lehenga that Mouni Roy deleted, Internet is asking why? – Times of India
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Viral: This is the picture of the red hot lehenga that Mouni Roy deleted, Internet is asking why? – Times of India

Social media has its own perils. One needs to be really sure about what one posts and celebrities often end up posting things that they are unsure of. Well, they do eventually end up deleting posts like any one of us and TV hottie turned Bollywood actor Mouni Roy did the same when she deleted two of her pictures from her Instagram account. The 'Gold' actor recently shared two pictures of her dressed in a gorgeous red lehenga. The post was shared on the occasion of National Handloom Day only to delete them later. But, thanks to her fan clubs, the pictures are going viral on the internet now. And that's not all, her fans are now asking the reason behind deletion of the post. The two pictures had Mouni heating up things in a red hot lehenga which she teamed up with a sexy sequined choli....
Defying exit polls, BJP-JD(U) set to return, Chirag cuts their votes
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Defying exit polls, BJP-JD(U) set to return, Chirag cuts their votes

Written by Santosh Singh | Patna | November 11, 2020 4:02:54 am PM Narendra Modi is seen sharing the dias with Bihar CM Nitish Kumar at a rally in Gaya. (PTI file Photo)DEFYING MOST exit polls that predicted its rout, the BJP-JD(U) NDA alliance is all set to retain power in Bihar, with the BJP emerging as the dominant partner, according to results Tuesday of the Assembly elections held in three phases over the last two weeks. As the exigencies of Covid pushed counting late into the evening, the NDA and the Opposition RJD-led Mahagathbandhan or Grand Alliance were headed for a photo finish. Finally, with trends firming up by 11 pm, the NDA pulled ahead w...
NCB seizes banned medicines from Arjun Rampal’s home
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NCB seizes banned medicines from Arjun Rampal’s home

By: Express News Service | Mumbai | November 11, 2020 4:01:03 am Actor Arjun RampalThe NCB seized banned medicines from the home of actor Arjun Rampal on Tuesday in connection with its investigation into the alleged supply and consumption of drugs in Bollywood. The agency searched Rampal’s home in Bandra (West), which he shares with girlfriend Gabriella Demetriades and their son. The NCB had arrested her brother Agisilaos last week in connection with the alleged import of cocaine into India via courier. “We have summoned Gabriella on Wednesday and Rampal on Thursday to explain why they were in possession of medicines, which are scheduled substances und...
Missing for 12 yrs, Cooch Behar man found in Chennai, reunited
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Missing for 12 yrs, Cooch Behar man found in Chennai, reunited

By: Express News Service | Kolkata | November 11, 2020 3:51:33 am In January 2019, Makbul Hossain was found in a deranged state by a social worker from the Udavum Karangal philanthropic organisation in Chennai’s Vadapalani neighbourhood.A 40-year-old man from Cooch Behar district missing for the last 12 years has been reunited with his family, over a year after he was spotted by a social worker in Chennai. He suffers from mental illness, and initially struggled to tell his carers where he was from.In January 2019, Makbul Hossain was found in a deranged state by a social worker from the Udavum Karangal philanthropic organisation in Chennai’s Vadapalani neighbourhoo...
RJD alliance falls just short, alleges miscount; EC says all in order
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RJD alliance falls just short, alleges miscount; EC says all in order

Written by Ritika Chopra , Dipankar Ghose | New Delhi, Patna | Updated: November 11, 2020 3:54:34 am With the results not according to script, senior leaders of the RJD admitted that the huge crowds at Tejashwi Yadav’s rallies had not quite translated into votes. (PTI File Photo)The RJD-led Opposition Mahagathbandhan, which exit polls predicted would win the Assembly elections and end Nitish Kumar’s 15-year run as Chief Minister, fell short of the majority mark in the 243-member Bihar House Tuesday night. Pulled down by the dismal showing of the Congress, the strong performance of AIMIM in Seemanchal, and the less-than-expected tally of RJD th...
IPL 2020: Rohit Sharma completes 4,000 runs for Mumbai Indians | Cricket News – Times of India
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IPL 2020: Rohit Sharma completes 4,000 runs for Mumbai Indians | Cricket News – Times of India

DUBAI (UAE): Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma achieved another milestone as he completed 4,000 runs for his franchise here at Dubai International Stadium on Tuesday. Rohit registered his 4,000th run for Mumbai Indians during the IPL 2020 final against Delhi Capitals on Tuesday. 4000 runs in Blue & Gold for @ImRo45 👌👌#Dream11IPL https://t.co/59YXjn9obB— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) 1605024509000During the same match, Rohit also became the second player to make 200 appearances in the tournament. In his IPL journey so far, Rohit has played for two franchises -- Deccan Chargers and Mumbai Indians. Having made his debut in 2008, Rohit has smashed 38 half-centuries and one hundred. Meanwhile, this is also Rohit's 155th game for Mumbai Indians. The skipper had clocked his 150th appearance...
Mask must for passengers: SOP issued as trains resume in West Bengal today
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Mask must for passengers: SOP issued as trains resume in West Bengal today

By: Express News Service | Kolkata | Updated: November 11, 2020 7:03:21 am The Railway Protection Force (RPF) will assist the Government Railway Police (GRP) and the state police in access control and crowd control.The state government on Tuesday announced the standard operating procedure (SOP) for the restart of local train services from Wednesday. In it, the government divided responsibilities between its officials and the railways. According to the SOP, released by the Home and Hill Affairs Department, the railways will make an adequate number of trains available as per the requirement, and sanitise coaches daily, and as and when deemed desirable. Wearing a fa...
Mumbai: Arriving passengers undergoing RT-PCR tests at airport to be offered food, free WiFi
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Mumbai: Arriving passengers undergoing RT-PCR tests at airport to be offered food, free WiFi

By: Express News Service | Mumbai | November 11, 2020 3:37:05 am The RT-PCR test facility at the airport was launched on September 6. (Representational)Arriving passengers who avail of the RT-PCR test facility at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSMIA) will now be offered food and free WiFi services while they wait for their test reports, the airport announced on Tuesday. Test results are provided in approximately eight hours post the submission of samples at a cost of Rs 3,900 per person. During the wait period, passengers can choose food items from a special menu, and will be served hot and cold beverages round the clock on request,...
Good show in Bihar will help BJP in Bengal: Dilip
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Good show in Bihar will help BJP in Bengal: Dilip

By: Express News Service | Kolkata | November 11, 2020 3:36:52 am Dilip Ghosh West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh on Tuesday exuded confidence that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) would return to power in Bihar, and claimed that it would benefit the party in next year’s Bengal elections. Although the final results were yet to be declared as counting looked set to drag late into the night, the NDA was ahead in 123 of the state’s 243 seats. The BJP was engaged in a close contest with the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) over who would be the single-largest party.“It is true that the electoral fight is really tough in Bihar and going to the wire. But ...
Bihar election results: Congress the weakest link, pulling MGB down, losing most fights against BJP
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Bihar election results: Congress the weakest link, pulling MGB down, losing most fights against BJP

Written by Manoj C G | New Delhi | Updated: November 11, 2020 7:23:07 am Congress leader Rahul Gandhi with Grand Alliance's chief ministerial face Tejashwi Yadav at a public meeting in Hisua in Bihar's Nawada district. (File Photo)With the Assembly election in Bihar going down to the wire late of Tuesday night, the Congress emerged as the weakest link in the RJD-led grand alliance, perhaps keeping it from crossing the halfway mark. The Congress, which had contested 70 seats, had won just 14 and was leading at another 5 — a strike rate of 27 per cent. It had done especially badly in the seats where it was in a straight fight with the BJP. The three Left...
No big Diwali bash at Jeetendra’s home owing to dear friend Rishi Kapoor’s demise – Times of India
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No big Diwali bash at Jeetendra’s home owing to dear friend Rishi Kapoor’s demise – Times of India

Actor-producer Tusshar Kapoor said that there will be no Diwali bash at his place this year. The reason is his father, yesteryears star Jeetendra, was a close friend of actor Rishi Kapoor, who passed away earlier this year. "Unlike every year, there will be no big Diwali bash at our residence because of the sad demise of our very dear family friend, Rishi Kapoor ji, and of course the pandemic," said Tusshar. Rather, for the Kapoors the festival of lights is all about spending time with family this year. "It's festivities and celebrations with just the family. I have been pretty occupied with our film 'Laxmii' which was released yesterday. Also my son is on vacation, so I am spending a lot of time of with him," said Tusshar. "This Diwali is indeed a happy Diwali but with a difference, ...
BJP takes first step to win over Muslims, inducts ‘5,000 into party’
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BJP takes first step to win over Muslims, inducts ‘5,000 into party’

Written by Santanu Chowdhury | Kolkata | November 11, 2020 3:33:33 am In the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the ruling TMC had a lead in 93 out of the 125 minority-dominated Assembly segments while the BJP was ahead in 23 and the Congress in nine seats.Eyeing a share in the Muslim vote bank ahead of the 2021 Assembly polls, the state BJP’s minority morcha has begun a campaign to reach out to the community in South Bengal districts and, according to a leader, inducted more than 5,000 Muslims into the party in the last 10 days. State minority morcha president Ali Hossain on Tuesday told The Indian Express that another 5,000 Muslims will become BJP members during a...
Honor 10X Lite specs:  Global variant of Honor 10X Lite with Kirin 710A SoC, quad-camera setup launched – Times of India
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Honor 10X Lite specs: Global variant of Honor 10X Lite with Kirin 710A SoC, quad-camera setup launched – Times of India

Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has launched a mid-range smartphone — called Honor 10X Lite. Honor 10X Lite priceThe smartphone has been launched in a single storage variant that has 4GB RAM and 128GB internal storage and costs EUR 229.90 (roughly Rs 20,200). It can be purchased in three colour options — Emerald Green, Icelandic Frost, and Midnight Black colour options Honor 10X Lite specsRunning on Android 10-based MagicUI 3.1 out of the box, the Honor 10X Lite smartphone operates on Huawei Mobile Services (HMS). It offers a display of 6.67-inch FHD+ screen of 1080x2400p resolution with a punch hole camera setup. The Honor 10X Lite smartphone comes powered by an octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 710A SoC. On the storage front, the device offers 4GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. For those who want ...