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KPSC FDA exams postponed after question paper is leaked; 6 arrested

G Sathyavathi, Secretary of KPSC, said the new schedule for the examinations would be announced in the coming days. The First Division Assistant (FDA) examination of Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC), scheduled to be held on Sunday, was cancelled Saturday evening after the Bengaluru Central Crime Branch (CCB) police busted a gang who had leaked […]

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India vs Australia: ‘Australian batting is not very strong’, Srikkanth believes India will ‘come out and fight’ in Melbourne

India’s batting debacle in the first Test against Australia in Adelaide has opened the passage for criticism from different corners. Not many experts expect India’s return to winning ways against the mighty Aussies. The likes of Mark Wark Waugh and Michael Vaughan have already speculated a 0-4 whitewash for India but former Indian batsman Kris […]

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Learning to beat a virus

On January 11, 2020, authorities in China announced the first death due to a new coronavirus. At the time, the virus had only infected 59 people, spreading out, it was suspected, from a seafood market in the city of Wuhan. The same day, Chinese researchers made public the genetic sequence of the virus, then called […]

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India vs Australia: ‘I try to do that every time’, Hazlewood opens up on emulating legendary bowler after foiling India’s batting

Australian pacer Josh Hazlewood had a memorable outing against India in Adelaide on Saturday. The speedster claimed a five-wicket haul on the third day of the pink Test, scripting India’s horrific batting collapse in the second innings. As a result, the Aussies registered a comprehensive 8-wicket win in the first Test and led the 4-match […]

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India wary of Kookaburra pink ball, Australian twilight

When the pink ball replaces red, some of cricket’s established theories change. Aware of the lifecycle of a red ball, why and when it seams and swings, cricketers need to change approach when the ball is pink and play begins in the afternoon. What makes it difficult for India, going into the first Test against […]