Priyanka Roshan

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IPL 2021 Auction | Here's the list of unsold players

SPORTS-TRENDS

IPL 2021 Auction | Here's the list of unsold players

Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 players’ auction began on February 18 in Chennai. A total of 164 Indian players, 125 overseas players and 3 players from Associate Nations are up for grabs for just 61 slots across the eight franchises. While all the teams have several match-winners at their disposal, they are eager to add more firepower as they eye the prestigious title. Here’s the list of players who missed out the IPL 2021 Auction.

Year-ender 2020 | Here are 10 most popular mobile apps that were banned in India

BUSINESS

Year-ender 2020 | Here are 10 most popular mobile apps that were banned in India

Here are some of the most popular Chinese apps whose sun went down in India this past year.

S&P Global to acquire IHS Markit in the biggest deal of the year, Salesforce to buy Slack; A look at top deals in 2020

BUSINESS

S&P Global to acquire IHS Markit in the biggest deal of the year, Salesforce to buy Slack; A look at top deals in 2020

American cloud-based software company, Salesforce.com Inc has announced that it is acquiring Slack, a workforce chat platform, for $27.7 billion. Earlier the data giant S&P Global also announced its acquisition of IHS Markit in a deal worth $44 billion - the biggest merger of 2020. Here's a look at top 10 global deals of the year

Top-10 songs to brighten your mood, as per science

TRENDS

Top-10 songs to brighten your mood, as per science

Dr. Jacob Jolij, a cognitive neuroscientist of University of Groningen, has created a playlist of ten feel-good and happy songs to cheer you up. British electronics brand Alba surveyed a number of songs to find out which song makes people happy.

Coronavirus Vaccine | From cost, efficacy, availability to storage, here’s everything you need to know about frontrunners

BUSINESS

Coronavirus Vaccine | From cost, efficacy, availability to storage, here’s everything you need to know about frontrunners

Pfizer-BioNTech’s vaccine has shown 95 percent efficacy while Moderna’s is 94.5 percent effective but they need some of the coldest temperatures for storage. Oxford-AstraZeneca’s vaccine is 70 percent effective and can be handled at normal refrigerated conditions, hence best suited for India.

World's best cities revealed, only one Indian city makes the cut; check the top 10

BUSINESS

World's best cities revealed, only one Indian city makes the cut; check the top 10

For the sixth year in a row, London has topped the Resonance Consultancy's World’s Best Cities report 2021. A leading advisor in tourism, real estate, and economic development, Resonance’s Best Cities rankings quantify and benchmark the relative quality of place, reputation and competitive identity for the world’s principal cities with metropolitan populations of one million or more.

These American billionaires gained the most money during Donald Trump presidency

WORLD

These American billionaires gained the most money during Donald Trump presidency

Forbes has listed out ten American billionaires who saw their net-worth soar since Trump was elected as president in 2016.

Indian captain Virat Kohli to take paternity leave after first test; a look at countries that offer paid leave to fathers

WORLD

Indian captain Virat Kohli to take paternity leave after first test; a look at countries that offer paid leave to fathers

Ever since the news of Virat Kohli’s paternity leave has come out, the trolls are not missing a chance to question him for his decision to leave Test matches to be with his family on the special moment. Just like maternity leave, paternity leave allows a new dad to take time off from work to be with his family to celebate the birth of his new born.

Bihar Election 2020 Results | NDA retains Bihar: A look at the map of BJP-ruled states

POLITICS

Bihar Election 2020 Results | NDA retains Bihar: A look at the map of BJP-ruled states

With this win let’s take a look at the states where BJP is ruling, either alone or in coalition.

Male tennis players with most wins: This legend beats Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer

WORLD

Male tennis players with most wins: This legend beats Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer

Only three players have racked up more than 1,000 match wins so far. Check out who they are.

These are the 10 highest mountains in the world and the meaning behind their names

WORLD

These are the 10 highest mountains in the world and the meaning behind their names

Have you ever wondered which one is the second highest or which mountain is ranked tenth in the list of highest mountain in the world and the meaning behind their names? Let’s find out the top 10 world’s highest mountains and the story behind their names.

Television actor Rubina Dilaik is the highest paid Big Boss 14 contestant; find out the salaries of all contestants

INDIA

Television actor Rubina Dilaik is the highest paid Big Boss 14 contestant; find out the salaries of all contestants

The recent report by The Khabri has revealed the amount earned by the Big Boss 14 contestants per week. Not just these contestants who are earning huge amounts for taking part in Big Boss 14 but also the three former contestants, Sidharth Shukla, Hina Khan and Gauahar khan, re-entered the BB house in 2020 season as ‘seniors’. Take a look here to find out.

Q2 FY21 review: Five best and worst performing Asia-Pacific bank stocks

BUSINESS

Q2 FY21 review: Five best and worst performing Asia-Pacific bank stocks

In a recent S&P Global Market Intelligence analysis, Indian banks dominated the list of 15 worst-performing bank stocks in the Asia-Pacific region during the September quarter. Sixteen of the 20 largest Asia-Pacific banks saw declines in their market capitalization in Q2 FY21. Indian bank stocks have been on a declining trend in 2020.

Top 10 richest tech billionaires in India in 2020

BUSINESS

Top 10 richest tech billionaires in India in 2020

The IIFL Hurun India Rich List 2020 listed out the richest people in India, introducing 161 new faces and quite a few positions were taken from the technology sector.

Here's each time Donald Trump defied masks and brushed aside COVID-19

WORLD

Here's each time Donald Trump defied masks and brushed aside COVID-19

Few days after the first presidential poll debate US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump tested positive for coronavirus on October 2. Trump took to the social media to inform about him and Melania being infected with the virus

India-China Standoff | India deployed supersonic cruise missile BrahMos, Nirbhay and Akash along LAC

INDIA

India-China Standoff | India deployed supersonic cruise missile BrahMos, Nirbhay and Akash along LAC

Let’s take a look at the details of these supersonic missiles aiming to strengthen combat abilities of our force and will play a major role while the situation escalates.

COVID-19 impact on India | Multiple sectors affected in six months of lockdown

INDIA

COVID-19 impact on India | Multiple sectors affected in six months of lockdown

The lockdown restriction halted the most economic activities and led to job loss of millions of people and revenue streams. The government took precautionary measures to curb the virus spread by restricting the movement but the virus wreaked havoc in the country.

A look at world's 15 most popular YouTubers and how much they earn

BUSINESS

A look at world's 15 most popular YouTubers and how much they earn

Accredited Debt Relief has compiled the statistics from different websites to find out the most popular YouTuber in each country with the most number of subscribers and the channel earnings.

IPL 2020 | Check out the complete players list of all eight teams

INDIA

IPL 2020 | Check out the complete players list of all eight teams

Here's a look at the IPL 2020 team squads

Venice Film Festival 2020 | Nomadland wins the Golden Lion, Chaitanya Tamhane bags best screenplay award

ENTERTAINMENT-2

Venice Film Festival 2020 | Nomadland wins the Golden Lion, Chaitanya Tamhane bags best screenplay award

Director Chloe Zhao is the first woman to win the Golden Lion, the top honour at the Venice Film Festival, for her film Nomadland.

Highest Grand Slam women singles titles | Check out the top 10 tennis players

SPORTS-TRENDS

Highest Grand Slam women singles titles | Check out the top 10 tennis players

Serena Williams missed her 24th Grand Slam singles title after losing against Victoria Azarenka in the semi-finals of US Open 2020.

In pics | From Kangana Ranaut to Shahrukh Khan, here is a list of celebrities who came on BMC's radar

ENTERTAINMENT-2

In pics | From Kangana Ranaut to Shahrukh Khan, here is a list of celebrities who came on BMC's radar

After Kangana Ranaut, the BMC has issued a notice to fashion designer Manish Malhotra for ‘unauthorised construction.’

IPL 2020 | Here's the most expensive players of each team

CRICKET

IPL 2020 | Here's the most expensive players of each team

Australian paceman Pat Cummins hit pay dirt at the Indian Premier League players’ auction becoming the most expensive foreign player ever in the history of IPL after being roped in by Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at the IPL Player Auction in December 2019 for a whopping Rs 15.5 crore.

In pics | Happiest Minds Technologies, Route Mobile among IPOs launched so far in 2020; more in the offing

IPO

In pics | Happiest Minds Technologies, Route Mobile among IPOs launched so far in 2020; more in the offing

Here is a list of initial public offerings we may see before the end of this year. These upcoming IPOs are those which have been drafted with SEBI or have been approved by the regulator.

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