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India vs New Zealand: Debutant Shreyas Iyer, gritty Wriddhiman Saha set up an intriguing final day of Kanpur Test
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India vs New Zealand: Debutant Shreyas Iyer, gritty Wriddhiman Saha set up an intriguing final day of Kanpur Test

If New Zealand are still in the match, credit must go to their tireless seam bowling duo of Tim Southee (22-2-75-3) and Kyle Jamieson (17-6-40-3), who showed an exhibition of top class bowling on an unresponsive track.

Israel shuts borders, US and UK to restrict travel from southern Africa as Omicron variant spooks world
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Israel shuts borders, US and UK to restrict travel from southern Africa as Omicron variant spooks world

Scientists are racing to determine the threat posed by the heavily mutated strain, particularly whether it can evade existing vaccines

'Why no arrests like Aryan Khan?': CAIT demands action against Amazon officials in MP drug bust case
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'Why no arrests like Aryan Khan?': CAIT demands action against Amazon officials in MP drug bust case

This isn't the first time CAIT, which has been demanding a codified law for e-commerce since 2017, has taken aim at Amazon

Reliance Jio prepaid plans to be hiked by up to 20% from 1 Dec, check details here
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Reliance Jio prepaid plans to be hiked by up to 20% from 1 Dec, check details here

These plans will provide the best value in the industry. Upholding the Jio promise of providing the best-quality service at the lowest price globally, Jio customers will continue to be the biggest beneficiaries, Jio said

Davis Cup: Britain beat Czech Republic to reach quarter-finals; Croatia, Kazakhstan through
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Davis Cup: Britain beat Czech Republic to reach quarter-finals; Croatia, Kazakhstan through

Dan Evans' surprise 6-2, 7-5 loss to world number 143 Tomas Machac left Britain needing to fight back to secure a second straight win and take top spot in Group C.

ISL 2021-22: Bengaluru FC, Kerala Blasters share spoils in thrilling 1-1 draw
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ISL 2021-22: Bengaluru FC, Kerala Blasters share spoils in thrilling 1-1 draw

Bengaluru remained on top with superior ball possession early on but Blasters had Jeakson Singh almost create a favourable chance under two minutes itself.

Omicron variant: RT-PCR test must for passengers from or passing through 'at-risk' countries, says health ministry
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Omicron variant: RT-PCR test must for passengers from or passing through 'at-risk' countries, says health ministry

This standard operating procedure shall be valid from 1 December till further orders. The revised guidelines will supersede earlier ones issued on and after 11 November.

India vs New Zealand: Pressure mounts on Ajinkya Rahane even as team management continues to back him
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India vs New Zealand: Pressure mounts on Ajinkya Rahane even as team management continues to back him

The court of public opinion has condemned Ajinkya Rahane, even as the team management looks to the past in assuring him of a future.

Parmjeet Kumar wins bronze in World Para-Powerlifting Championships
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Parmjeet Kumar wins bronze in World Para-Powerlifting Championships

Kumar, who trains at Sports Authority of India Centre in Gandhinagar, won the bronze in men's 49kg category with an effort of 158kg

Serie A: Injured Federico Chiesa ruled out till after Christmas, says Juventus
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Serie A: Injured Federico Chiesa ruled out till after Christmas, says Juventus

Italy forward Chiesa played just the first half of Saturday's 1-0 home defeat to Atalanta and in a statement Juve said that he had picked up a low-grade tear in his left thigh.

IPL 2022 Player Retention Live streaming: When and where to watch event
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IPL 2022 Player Retention Live streaming: When and where to watch event

Here's all you need to know about when and where to watch the IPL 2022 player retention event.

Omicron scare: Centre to review decision on restarting international flights, SOP for incoming passengers
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Omicron scare: Centre to review decision on restarting international flights, SOP for incoming passengers

The meeting was held a day after a high-level review by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the new COVID-19 variant of concern 'Omicron'

Bangladesh vs Pakistan: Hosts lead visitors by 83 runs after Day 3 of 1st Test
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Bangladesh vs Pakistan: Hosts lead visitors by 83 runs after Day 3 of 1st Test

Bangladesh had secured a 44-run lead after bowling out Pakistan for 286, thanks largely to left-arm spinner Taijul Islam, who returned figures of 7-116.

Indonesia Open 2021: Danish badminton ace Viktor Axelsen clinches men's singles title
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Indonesia Open 2021: Danish badminton ace Viktor Axelsen clinches men's singles title

The 27-year-old scored a victory against Loh 21-13, 9-21, 21-13 in an intense 59-minute game in the badminton tournament held on the palm-fringed holiday island of Bali