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Five reasons why India lost the Centurion Test

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 14:31
With another lacklustre performance India succumbed to South African pace in the second Test at SuperSports Park, Centurion, losing the match by 135 runs, thus conceding the series 2-0 with one more Test to go. India’s batting was found wanting in the both the innings and despite Indian pacers bowling their heart out, India were always two steps behind South Africa.

Karnataka elections: BJP netas gift bikes, Cong leaders give phones

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 14:16
Wary of the model code of conduct that is expected to come into effect in early March, some sitting MLAs and aspirants are wooing voters by distributing handouts under the pretext of birthdays, fairs and festivals, among other things.

Kohli says batting failure led to SA series loss

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 12:34
Batsmen let the team down, said India captain Virat Kohli on Wednesday, conceding that his team has been just not good enough in the Test series against South Africa so far.

Even the eyelashes freeze: Russia sees -67°C

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 12:15
In Yakutia — a region of 1 million people about 3,300 miles (5,300 kilometers) east of Moscow — students routinely go to school even in minus 40 degrees. But school was canceled Tuesday throughout the region and police ordered parents to keep their children inside.

2nd Test: India slump to series defeat against South Africa

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 11:22
India succumbed to another series defeat in South Africa losing the second India vs South Africa Test at SuperSports Park, Centurion by 135 runs on Wednesday. Starting the day on 35 for 3, still needing 252 more runs to win, India succumbed to 151 all out in the second innings with debutant Lungi Ngidi taking 6 for 39.

Live updates, 2nd Test: India resume at 35/3

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 08:18
Check live cricket score, cricket scorecard & ball by ball commentary of India vs South Africa 2nd Test on Times of India

India outclass Japan 6-0 in Four Nations opener

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 07:39
Early goals from Rupinder Singh and debutant Vivek Sagar Prasad, who netted two, ensured that India never lost momentum and dished out a royal hammering to their Japanese counterpart. Dilpreet Singh and Harmanpreet Singh were the other scorers.

States' ban on 'Padmaavat' challenged in SC 

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 06:34
Controversial film 'Padmaavat's' producer today moved the Supreme Court (SC) challenging the ban on its screening by the three states. A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra agreed to hear the petition tomorrow. The film is scheduled for release on January 25.

Four Nations Hockey, Live Score: India vs Japan

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 05:19
Get live score updates of Hockey Four Nations Tournament 2018 match between India and Japan on Times of India

How disgruntled ex-CIA man betrayed US spies in China for years

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 05:07
The arrest of the former officer, Jerry Chun Shing Lee, 53, capped an intense FBI inquiry that began around 2012, two years after the CIA began losing its informants in China.

Love for US, skills, English: Trump admin's 'must list' for immigrants

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 04:14
"We want to bring in individuals, wherever they may be from, who love this country, who love its people, who have skills, who have talent, who have -- who speak English, who are committed to supporting our values and our very way of life," a US official said.

No KYC, no CCTV: Tax evaders now hide cash, bullion in private vaults

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 03:24
Over 100 lockers were rented out at the South Extension private vault for an annual fee of over Rs 1.5 lakh per locker. In banks, lockers are available for less than Rs 1,000 per annum. The cash and bullion worth Rs 85 crore seized came from just about 41 lockers in the vault.