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Dravid Throws His Weight Behind Under-Fire Pant

BENGALURU: After the 5th T20I between India and South Africa at Bengaluru was abandoned due to rain, India’s head coach Rahul Dravid threw his weight behind India’s stand-in captain for the series Rishabh Pant. The explosive wicketkeeper-batsman came under fire after he scored just 58 runs in the series and got out in a similar …

Rain Washes Out 5th T20I, Series Ends In 2-2 Draw

  BENGALURU: The persistent drizzle marred the 5th T20I between India and South Africa at Bengaluru as the match was washed out. The series was evenly poised at 2-2 and the winner of this match would have snagged the five-match series. But both teams will now share the honours as the series ends in a …

EXC: Mining Giant Vedanta Says Foxconn JV For Chips Seeing Indian States Offer Free Land

  BENGALURU: Indian oil and metal major Vedanta has said the company has been offered free land, up to 350-acres, by several states in the country as it bids to enter the semiconductor and display fabrication industry with Taiwan major Foxconn which will also make it India’s first chipmaker. Foxconn is the company behind the …

With 3 Women Tech Honchos On Stage, India Starts 1st Semicon in Bengaluru

  BENGALURU: In the flourishing settings of Bengaluru — home to influential companies of ambitious up-and-comers — to help push cutting-edge tech innovation, India on Friday kicked off its first-ever event to bring together semiconductor giants behind computers, mobile phones and everyday gadgets with three women honchos leading the first day. Union minister for electronics …

Lucknow to host 1st T20I as BCCI revises schedule of Sri Lanka’s tour to India

The Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) has announced a revised schedule for the upcoming Sri Lanka tour of India, keeping in the mind the assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh. The assembly polls in UP are being held in seven phases, the last of which will take place on March 7. The tour will …

Countdown Begins For IPL 2022 Auction

New Delhi: So which is going to be the hottest cricket team this IPL season? The auction of India’s biggest festival will begin tomorrow in Bengaluru. In a two day process (February 12 and 13), some of the biggest cricketing names will go under the hammer with as many as 10 IPL franchises making a …