England Outclass Senegal 3-0 To Set Up Quarter-finals Date With France

England set up a titanic World Cup quarter-final against holders France as Jude Bellingham‘s masterclass inspired a 3-0 win against Senegal in the last 16 on Sunday. Gareth Southgate’s side survived a nervous start at the Al Bayt Stadium before Jordan Henderson and Harry Kane put Senegal to the sword with a pair of clinical […]

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Issei Sagawa, Set Free After Killing, Raping, Eating Dutch Woman In 1981, Dies At 73

Sagawa wrote a memoir titled “In the Fog” in which he reminisced about the murder in vivid detail. (File) Tokyo: Issei Sagawa, a Japanese murderer known as the “Kobe Cannibal” who killed and ate a Dutch student but was never jailed, has died aged 73. Sagawa died of pneumonia on November 24 and was given […]

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Reserve Bank of India, digital currency, e rupee, RBI Set To Launch Retail Digital Rupee Pilot: 10 Points

Retail digital rupee can, however, be converted into deposits with banks that earn interest. (File) New Delhi: Users can carry out transactions through digital wallets; only those digital wallets offered by banks participating in the RBI’s digital currency drive can transact in retail digital rupee. Come this Thursday, some customers in select cities can start transacting […]

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Teen spinner Rehan Ahmed set to make history for England in Pakistan | Cricket News

LONDON: Teenage leg-spinner Rehan Ahmed could become England‘s youngest men’s Test cricketer after being added to the squad on Wednesday for the three-match tour of Pakistan starting next week. Leicestershire‘s England under-19 international is 18 and 102 days and if selected would beat Yorkshire’s Brian Close, who represented England at 18 years and 149 days […]

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World Cup Teams Set To Defy FIFA With OneLove Armbands

FIFA World Cup 2022 kicks off on November 20 in Qatar.© AFP FIFA proposed a series of alternative armbands featuring different social campaigns on Saturday in response to plans by European teams to wear “OneLove” rainbow armbands at the Qatar World Cup. European teams launched the “OneLove” initiative in response to the treatment of LGBTQ […]

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Protesters In Iran Set Fire To Ayatollah Khomeini’s Ancestral Home

An activist network said that footage was recorded on Thursday. Protesters in Iran have set fire to the ancestral home of the Islamic Republic’s founder Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini. Videos posted on social media showed part of the structure in the city of Khomein being set ablaze. One of the social media videos posted on Twitter […]

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Focus on ODI World Cup, Indian T20 team set for overhaul | Cricket News

Veterans likely to be phased out over the next yearNEW DELHI: The debacle in the T20 World Cup last year was thought to be the lowest point in India’s T20 cricket. The Indian cricket board (BCCI) was prompt to ring in changes by making Rahul Dravid the head coach and Rohit Sharma was anointed the […]

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Rajasthan To Set Up Cyber Police Stations In All Districts

Rajasthan’s Ashok Gehlot government has given permission to open cyber police stations across the state. Jaipur: The Rajasthan government has given its nod to open cyber police stations in all districts of the state. Director General of Police Umesh Mishra on Friday said the Congress government has issued approval to open cyber police stations in […]

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Made in Hyderabad, India’s first private rocket set to zip into space | India News

HYDERABAD: Spacetech startup from Hyderabad Skyroot Aerospace is all set to create history by sending India’s first privately developed rocket – Vikram-S – into space later this month from ISRO’s Sriharikota launchpad. The test launch vehicle, which is part of the Vikram series of rockets being developed by Skyroot, will be launched into suborbital space […]

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BJP set to be in power in Himachal for next 25 years: Chief minister Jai Ram Thakur | India News

SHIMLA: Chief minister Jai Ram Thakur on Monday made light of the Himachal Pradesh “convention” of electing a new party ever assembly poll and predicted that the BJP was set to be in government in the state over the next 25 years. The state, which goes to the polls on Saturday, has a history of […]

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Reliance Set to Acquire METRO Cash & Carry India in 500 Million Euros Deal

Reliance Industries is set to acquire German retailer METRO AG’s Cash & Carry business in India in a deal estimated at around 500 million euros (Rs 4,060 crore), industry sources said. The deal includes 31 wholesale distribution centres, land banks and other assets owned by METRO Cash & Carry in New Delhi, they said. This […]

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White House Said to Be in Talks With Elon Musk to Set Up Starlink in Iran, Circumvent Internet Restrictions

The White House is in talks with billionaire Elon Musk about setting up SpaceX’s satellite Internet service Starlink in Iran, CNN reported on Friday, citing officials familiar with the matter. The satellite-based broadband service could help Iranians circumvent the regime’s restrictions on accessing the Internet and certain social media platforms. The Islamic Republic has been […]

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Set For 3rd Term, Xi’s “Dare To Struggle, Dare To Win” Message At Key Meet

Xi Jinping is now widely expected to be unveiled as general secretary on Sunday Beijing: China’s five-yearly Communist Party Congress wrapped up on Saturday with President Xi Jinping set to emerge from the event as leader for an unprecedented third term. Xi delivered a speech starting about midday (0400 GMT) in one of the final […]

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Japan Open: Tiafoe and Fritz set up all-American final in Tokyo | Tennis News

Frances Tiafoe added a little more sparkle to his already glittering season by beating South Korea’s Kwon Soon-woo 6-2, 0-6, 6-4 to set up an all-American final against Taylor Fritz at the Japan Open on Saturday. The American, who reached his first Grand Slam semi-final at the U.S. Open in September, reached his second title-decider […]

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Rs 5,000-Crore IPO Approvals Set To Be Expired This Month; Check Why Public Issues Delayed

A total of Rs 5,000 crore worth of initial public offerings (IPOs) of four companies — One Mobikwik Systems, Skanray Technologies, Penna Cement Industries, and ESAF Small Finance Bank — are set to lapse this month. The IPOs were given Sebi’s approval in October 2021. According to the markets regulator Sebi’s guidelines, the IPO needs […]

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Congress president poll fiasco: Rajasthan govt in limelight as Sonia Gandhi set to zero in on CM | India News

NEW DELHI: All eyes are on Rajasthan after the Congress said a decision on the chief minister would be taken by Sonia Gandhi in a day or two, even as Ashok Gehlot said no post was important for him but he wanted to strengthen the party. Earlier in the day, Gehlot extended his support to […]

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Google Pixel 7, Pixel 7 Pro India Pre-Order Date Set to October 6 via Flipkart

Google announced on Friday that its upcoming flagship Pixel 7 series will be available to pre-book in India starting from October 6 — the same day when it is scheduled to host the ‘Made By Google’ event to unveil the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro. The company has already revealed the design and colour […]

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China Set To Host BWF World Tour Finals In December 2022

BWF, however, cancelled a Super 1000 and a Super 750 events in China.© AFP China is set to host its first international badminton tournament since 2019, with the Badminton World Federation (BWF) announcing on Thursday that the flagship BWF World Tour Finals is heading back to Guangzhou from December 11 to 18, later this year. “The […]

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Redmi Note 11R Set to Launch on September 30, Key Specifications, Design Revealed

Redmi Note 11R is slated to soon join the packed Redmi Note 11 lineup. The Xiaomi sub-brand announced on Thursday that this smartphone will launch in China on Friday at 10 AM CST / 7:30am IST. The Redmi Note 11R is confirmed to feature a 90Hz refresh rate and a long-lasting 5,000mAh battery. Its design […]

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Arshdeep Singh, Deepak Chahar Set It Up As India Win Low-scoring Game vs South Africa

Arshdeep Singh and Deepak Chahar hit the South Africans hard with some magical swing bowling before Suryakumar Yadav‘s little gem on a difficult track ensured an easy eight-wicket victory for India in the first T20 International in Thiruvananthapuram on Wednesday. A target of 107 on a pitch with underlying moisture and more than waist high […]

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