Bollywood News 

Bollywood film Newton is India’s official entry to 2018 Oscars

Bollywood film ‘Newton’ is India’s official entry in the Foreign Language Film category at the 2018 Oscars. Rajkummar Rao, who played the lead role in ‘Newton’, took to Twitter to share the news. He said, “Very happy to share this news that #NEWTON is India’s official entry to the #OSCARS this year. Congratulations team.” Talking to indianexpress.com, Rajkummar said, “I am elated and super thrilled. The kind of response we are getting for the film in India is so good and now, an Oscar submission, it’s huge. I am very…

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Cricket News Sports 

Australia in India : 2nd ODI-Kuldeep bags hat-trick as India defend 252

India 252 (Kohli 92, Rahane 55, Coulter-Nile 3-51, Richardson 3-55) beat Australia 202 (Stoinis 62*, Smith 59, Bhuvneshwar 3-9, Kuldeep 3-54) by 50 runs Live scorecard and ball-by-ball details New-ball swing; awkward, hit-the-deck seam; a pair of wristspinners turning their stock ball in opposite directions; a hustling, bustling, bouncer-happy allrounder. Seldom has an Indian ODI attack contained this much variety. Seldom has it all come together so spectacularly. During the innings break, India may have felt they could defend 252 on an Eden Gardens pitch that had been a little two-paced through their…

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Cricket News 

Australia In India : 1st ODI – Pandya’s all-round heroics down Australia

India 281 for 7 in 50 overs (Pandya 83, Dhoni 79, Coulter-Nile 3-44) beat Australia 137 for 9 in 21 overs (Maxwell 39, Chahal 3-30, Pandya 2-28) by 26 runs (DLS method) Scorecard and ball-by-ball details Hardik Pandya, who has one century and one five-for in professional cricket, continued to make mockery of conventional selection principles as he single-handedly won India the first ODI of the series. On a pitch with more bounce than an average Indian ODI surface, Pandya’s sensational six-hitting combined with MS Dhoni‘s pragmatism to lift India from 87 for 5…

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Why We celebrate Engineer’s Day on 15th September every year in India

Engineer’s day is celebrated in India on September 15th of the every year to commemorate the birthday of the legendary civil engineer Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya (popularly known as Sir MV). He was a great scholar & engineer himself! Sir M Visvesvaraya was internationally recognised for his genius in harnessing rainwater resources in India. He designed “Automatic Weir Water Floodgates”, was first installed in 1903 at the Khadakwasla Reservoir, Pune. He also designed “Flood Protection System ” for Hyderabad, giving him celebrity status in India. He was responsible for the construction of “Krishna Raja Sagara Dam in Mysore…

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News 

Hindi Diwas: Do you know why September 14 was picked to celebrate the language?

September 14 is celebrated as Hindi day. Hindi, which is the official (not national) language of India was given this status on September 14, 1949. This resolution was adopted under the Constitution of India in 1950. The Constituent Assembly was constituted in 1946. The issue of language was a prime concern the Constituent Assembly faced. English was already used in official matters during the British rule. The Constituent Assembly thus decided that Hindi written in Devanagri script along with English to be the working language of the Indian language. The…

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News Travel 

10 Tips To Save Money On The Road

Travel is so much more than just picking a spot and going there. Check out a list of a few wise tips to help you stretch your money on the road  Travel is so much more than just picking a spot and going there. For a gratifying adventure, you must learn to consider the significant factors that can affect your travel plans- money, being the foremost. For a cheaper, longer, and a better travel experience, you need to make your money last on the road. Every last penny matters and…

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Know Steve Jobs – Father of Apple

Steve Jobs, pictured in 1996 PIC: REUTERS Born:25 February 1955 Died:5 October 2011 Early life:Born in San Francisco, Jobs was adopted by Paul and Clara Jobs as a baby and soon moved to Mountain View, now known as Silicon Valley Jobs and Wozniak On a fateful day in 1969, a 14-year-old Steve Jobs met Steve Wozniak, then 19. The pair bonded over a love of electronics, and went on to design and build the first Apple computer in the Jobs family garage. Seeking enlightenment: Jobs dropped out of college in 1972, travelled…

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Cricket News Sports 

Umesh, Shami return to India ODI squad for first 3 ODIs against Australia

Fast bowlers Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Shami returned to India’s ODI squad for the first three of five-match series against Australia. India have also chosen to be without R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja – as they were in their most recent 50-over series, when they whitewashed Sri Lanka 5-0. Chairman of selectors MSK Prasad, however, clarified that both players have only been rotated out of the squad. As a result Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal and Axar Patel get another chance to lead the team’s spin attack again. “The team for the three ODIs against Australia has been selected in line with the rotation…

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Cricket News 

CPL 2017: Cooper assault takes Knight Riders to second CPL title

Trinbago Knight Riders 136 for 7 (Munro 29, Cooper 29*, Hafeez 2-19) beat St Kitts and Nevis Patriots 135 for 6 (Brathwaite 30, Cooper 2-12, Searles 2-29) by three wickets Javon Searles had Chris Gayle caught with his first ball Getty Images In a low-scoring thriller, the Trinbago Knight Riders’ tail, spurred on by the home crowd at Brian Lara Stadium, wagged furiously to prevail over St Kitts & Nevis Patriots in a tense chase. Patriots were in charge with their opponents at 90 for 7 and Knight Riders still needed 28 off 13…

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