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The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has reminded Saqlain Mushtaq that he is a board employee and can't post videos on Youtube
There has been a huge demand for a farewell match for the just retired two-time World Cup-winning former skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni and batsman Suresh Raina
A thankful MS Dhoni shared PM Narendra Modi's letter on his Twitter page on Thursday, his first social media post since the "consider me retired" note on Instagram that stunned one and all
VVS Laxman said the MS Dhoni has set an example for the future generation of cricketers with his conduct and contribution to the game
There were speculations regarding MS Dhoni's participation in this year's T20 World Cup in Australia, which was postponed to 2022 due to the global health crisis
Before the inaugural ICC World T20 and BCCI had asked Sachin Tendulkar who would be his choice for captaincy. And the rest is history, as they say
Pakistani stalwarts such as Inzamam-ul-Haq, Basit Ali, Wasim Akram, Waqar Younis Mudassar Nazar, Shahid Afridi and many others showed immense respect for MS Dhoni
Travelling the world to watch arch-rivals India and Pakistan in action doesn't make sense anymore to Bashir Bozai, aka 'Chacha Chicago', who endured abuses from Pakistani fans while cheering for MS Dhoni
Gautam Gambhir feels MS Dhoni's record of winning all three ICC trophies as captain will never be matched
MS Dhoni has already been honoured with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award in 2007, the Padma Shri in 2009 and the Padma Bhushan, in 2018
India legend MS Dhoni was one of the great leaders and quit international cricket with some incredible figures to his name
Former wicketkeepers Nayan Mongia, MSK Prasad and Deep Dasgupta agreed in unison that at present it will be a two-horse race between KL Rahul and Rishabh Pant
MS Dhoni holds the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Territorial Army. Following the 2019 World Cup semifinal loss, he trained with the Parachute Regiment for more than a month
MS Dhoni was known for his composure on an off the pitch. But Mahi, as he was popularly called, was not free from controversies
Indian national cricket team head coach Ravi Shastri offered his take on the impact made by MS Dhoni in his trademark tongue-in-cheek style
Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma said he is glad that India's World Cup-winning skipper MS Dhoni will continue to lead Chennai Super Kings in the IPL for at least a couple of years
Here's a look at the career highlights of India's most successful captain, MS Dhoni, who led the country to two World Cup trophies
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.