Chasing 407, India were 98/2 at stumps on day four, having lost Shubman Gill and Rohit Sharma after they shared 71 runs for the opening wicket
At the end of Day 4's play of third AUS vs IND Test, multiple questions were directed at Justin Langer on the racism issue and the former Australia opener stressed on education
Australia will hope the likely return of David Warner can inspire them to regain the series lead as they take on India in the third Test.
Langer cited India's lethal accuracy with the ball for Australia's low-scoring in the current series
Warner, whose absence was felt by Australia as they folded for 195 on the opening day of the ongoing Boxing day Test, will hit the MCG nets on Sunday
Australia coach Justin Langer had said he would be "happy" if the Indian team is under a bit of stress and would like to put pressure on Rahane
The trio of Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood starred in the first Test against India, who were dismissed for their lowest ever score – 36 – in the second innings in Adelaide
India were skittled out for their lowest ever Test total at Adelaide Oval and Justin Langer wants Australia to make another statement.
Australia had bundled out India for their lowest-ever Test score of 36 in the series-opener in Adelaide
Justin said Australia will look to drive home the advantage in the absence of Virat Kohli by putting relentless pressure on new skipper Ajinkya Rahane
Joe Burns was picked for the first Test against India despite being in dismal form, and the opener repaid the selectors' faith with an unbeaten half-century in the second innings of the eight-wicket victory
Pucovski was primed to open in the first Test in Adelaide but was ruled out after suffering a concussion in the first warm-up game
Paine was pushed into the job after Steve Smith's unceremonious removal from the post following the ball-tampering scandal
India skipper Kohli is slated to only play the four-match series opener at Adelaide Oval and then return home for birth of his child
Steve Smith and vice-captain David Warner had resigned in the aftermath of the scandal during the Cape Town Test against South Africa in March 2018
A swashbuckling Hardik Pandya struck 42 not out off 22 balls to set up India's T20I series-clinching six-wicket win against Australia
Yuzvendra Chahal turned out to be the perfect concussion substitute after an injured Ravindra Jadeja did his part with the bat in India's 11-run win against Australia
Chahal's 3/25 in his four overs had a massive role to play in clinching that triumph and he was adjudged player of the match for it.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.