Clarke was surprised that Smith could not command more than what Delhi Capitals paid and felt he might pull out of the tournament due to 'little hamstring strain'
Away in Indore with the Tamil Nadu team for the Vijay Hazare Trophy, the 25-year old recalled the days when he was a tennis ball cricketer
The board has decided to give its players No Objection Certificates (NOC) for the cash-rich tournament.
Confrontations between home boards and players participating in franchise leagues, often forcing them to retire, can leave international cricket a lot poorer.
With only 61 slots available and 292 players in fray many big names including England's Jason Roy and Australia limited-over skipper Aaron Finch failed to find any team
The 6'8" pacer ended up with Royal Challengers Bangalore for USD 2 million approximately, making him fourth highest in the IPL's history
Rajasthan Royals paid a record Rs 16.25 crores to Morris and Sangakara admitted that the South African all-rounder was a must have!
The 21-year-old, son of iconic former captain Sachin Tendulkar, got a major fillip on Thursday when he was bought by Mumbai Indians at his base price of Rs 20 lakh.
Richardson, the leading wicket-taker in the Big Bash League this season, was in quarantine in a Christchurch hotel room for the upcoming T20 International series against New Zealand
Gowtham was bought by CSK, his price surpassing that of Krunal Pandya's then record of Rs 8.8 crore by the Mumbai Indians for an uncapped player
South Africa all-rounder Chris Morris was in demand at the IPL auction, Rajasthan Royals spending big to secure his services
Eight franchises spent a total of INR 145.3 crore on 57 cricketers, including 22 overseas players, at the IPL 2021 player auction. Here's a breakdown on who bought whom
Krishnappa Gowtham, Shahrukh Khan, Mohammed Azharuddeen and Chetan Sakariya hogged the limelight at the IPL 2021 player auction
Mumbai Indians, for which his father didn't just play but also took up mentorship of youngsters, bought Arjun Tendulkar for Rs 20 lakh
IPL teams spent big on South Africa all-rounder Chris Morris, New Zealand pacer Kyle Jamieson and others. Here's a brief explainer of how the auction works
Chris Morris became the most expensive buy in the IPL auction even as uncapped players such as K Gowtham also hogged the limelight
Chris Morris has beaten the price -- Rs 16 Crore -- that Delhi Capitals had paid for Yuvraj Singh
The five-year deal between BCCI and Vivo starting 2018 was of whopping Rs 2,199 Crores.
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.