Dosunmu, Curbelo Lead No. 8 Illinois Past Chicago State

CHAMPAIGN, Ill.: Ayo Dosunmu scored 22 points, freshman Andres Curbelo added 18 and No. 8 Illinois beat Chicago State 97-38 on Thursday. The Illini (2-0, 0-0 Big Ten) never trailed in the game, scoring the first nine points and leading 47-17 at halftime. Big man Kofi Cockburn had 13 points and 5 rebounds at the … Read more Dosunmu, Curbelo Lead No. 8 Illinois Past Chicago State

Amit Shah speaks to CMs of TN and Puducherry on post-Cyclone relief measures, IMD’s ‘perfect forecast’ appreciated | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Even as the Cyclone ‘Nivar’ weakened into a depression after making landfall near Puducherry on early Thursday morning, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the system was under continuous surveillance and the concerned state governments were being informed regularly in view of forecast of rainfall at many places in coastal Andhra Pradesh, north … Read more Amit Shah speaks to CMs of TN and Puducherry on post-Cyclone relief measures, IMD’s ‘perfect forecast’ appreciated | India News – Times of India

Ishant Sharma ruled out of Australia tour, Rohit Sharma still in contention

Hours after India captain Virat Kohli revealed that the team management was confounded by the absence of both Rohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma in Australia, the BCCI sent a media release on Thursday midnight, stating that the batsman still remains in contention, but seamer has been ruled out of the four-match Test series starting in … Read more Ishant Sharma ruled out of Australia tour, Rohit Sharma still in contention

It is confusing, difficult to understand: Virat Kohli on ICC’s decision to alter WTC points system | Cricket News – Times of India

SYDNEY: India skipper Virat Kohli on Thursday questioned the ICC for altering the points system of the inaugural World Test Championship (WTC), saying the change is “confusing” and the governing body has a lot to explain. India slipped to the second position in the standings of the ongoing World Test Championship (WTC) after the ICC … Read more It is confusing, difficult to understand: Virat Kohli on ICC’s decision to alter WTC points system | Cricket News – Times of India

Kumari: Here Is Everything You Need To Know About The Aishwarya Lekshmi Starrer!

News oi-Akhila R Menon | Updated: Friday, November 27, 2020, 0:50 [IST] Kumari, the upcoming mythological horror thriller that features Aishwarya Lekshmi in the titular role, was launched recently. The team recently unveiled the first look motion poster of the movie, which marks the second outing of Nirmal Sahadev, the filmmaker who made his debut … Read more Kumari: Here Is Everything You Need To Know About The Aishwarya Lekshmi Starrer!

TMC’s Suvendu Adhikari resigns from state govt corporation

In a reflection of the widening gap between him and the ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal, estranged senior minister Suvendu Adhikari has resigned from a state government corporation dealing a blow to the party’s backchannel efforts to woo him back. Adhikari, who is the state transport minister, had served his resignation from the post … Read more TMC’s Suvendu Adhikari resigns from state govt corporation

COVID-19 all clear for South African cricket team | Cricket News – Times of India

CAPE TOWN: South Africa’s limited overs team have returned an all clear after the third round of COVID-19 testing on the eve of their opening match against England at Newlands on Friday but have lost all-rounder Dwaine Pretorius to injury. The two players who tested positive last week were not part of the tested group … Read more COVID-19 all clear for South African cricket team | Cricket News – Times of India

Presence of Chinese research, fishing vessels rising in Indian Ocean; 100 ships travelling from China to Pakistan every year

New Delhi: A steady increase has been seen in Chinese research and fishing vessel in the Indian Ocean region, something that can be a cause of concern given how they have been involved in illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing and data collecting. Deployment of the Chinese research vessel has been observed in the ninety-degree … Read more Presence of Chinese research, fishing vessels rising in Indian Ocean; 100 ships travelling from China to Pakistan every year

Strike impacts banking operations

Operations at many public sector banks as well as regional rural banks and District Cooperative Central Banks in the State were impacted on Thursday as members of two bank employees unions and an officers union participated in a nationwide strike called by central trade unions. Little work could be transacted at several bank branches across … Read more Strike impacts banking operations