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India vs South Africa Live Score, 3rd ODI at Cape Town: Quinton de Kock brings up second consecutive fifty
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India vs South Africa Live Score, 3rd ODI at Cape Town: Quinton de Kock brings up second consecutive fifty

India vs South Africa, Live Cricket Score, 3rd ODI Today's Match Updates: Chahar gets a break after a seven-over spell with the new ball, as offie Jayant Yadav replaces him. Has to bowl the extra delivery in this over after conceding a front-foot no-ball in the second ball. Six from the over, with de Kock and van der Dussen keeping the scoreboard ticking through singles.

Punjab polls: PLC chief Captain Amarinder releases first list of candidates; ex-CM to contest from Patiala urban
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Punjab polls: PLC chief Captain Amarinder releases first list of candidates; ex-CM to contest from Patiala urban

Amarinder said all these candidates had strong political credentials and were known faces in their respective constituencies

Missing teenage boy from Arunachal found, China's PLA tells defence officials
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Missing teenage boy from Arunachal found, China's PLA tells defence officials

On 19 January, Arunachal East MP Tapir Gao claimed that the youth had been abducted from Arunachal Pradesh's Upper Siang district.

Dharmendra Pratap Singh joins SP ahead of UP polls: Meet India's 'tallest leader'
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Dharmendra Pratap Singh joins SP ahead of UP polls: Meet India's 'tallest leader'

Dharmendra Pratap Singh, who is touted to be India's tallest man, is 8 feet 1 inch tall and hails from UP's Pratapgarh district

UP polls: Mulayam Singh Yadav, Jaya Bachchan among Samajwadi Party's star campaigners
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UP polls: Mulayam Singh Yadav, Jaya Bachchan among Samajwadi Party's star campaigners

Akhilesh Yadav, his wife Dimple Yadav, party secretary-general Ram Gopal Yadav, and MLA Swami Prasad Maurya are among other star campaigners for the Assembly elections

'I was tired of playing hero's wife': Lara Dutta on taking break from acting
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'I was tired of playing hero's wife': Lara Dutta on taking break from acting

"The industry was in a different space back then. You were cast because a glamourous actress had to be cast in a film. You were invariably playing the hero's girlfriend or wife. I got tired of it," Lara Dutta said.

India's R-value further reduces to 1.57, COVID-19 peak likely in next 14 days: IIT analysis
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India's R-value further reduces to 1.57, COVID-19 peak likely in next 14 days: IIT analysis

R-value indicates the number of people an infected person can spread the disease to, a pandemic is considered to end if this value goes below 1

India's economy has some bright spots, a number of very dark stains, says Raghuram Rajan
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India's economy has some bright spots, a number of very dark stains, says Raghuram Rajan

Known for his frank views, the economist and former RBI governor said the government needs to do more to prevent a K-shaped recovery of the economy hit by the coronavirus pandemic

Australian Open 2022: 'Everything' went wrong in 'awful' Melbourne exit, says Zverev
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Australian Open 2022: 'Everything' went wrong in 'awful' Melbourne exit, says Zverev

A dejected Alexander Zverev labelled his straight sets exit to Denis Shapovalov on Sunday as one of the worst of his career where "everything" went wrong.

How does one understand darkness if one doesn’t know the beauty of light?: Rohit Trilokekar on his book The Perfect Outside
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How does one understand darkness if one doesn’t know the beauty of light?: Rohit Trilokekar on his book The Perfect Outside

'I think we are all products of our friendships, loves, and losses (thank you for pointing these out) and it is important that we are mindful of them, so as to understand the pivotal role they have played in our lives, be it good or bad,' says The Perfect Outside writer Rohit Trilokekar.

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern cancels wedding as COVID-19 restrictions tightened amid Omicron surge
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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern cancels wedding as COVID-19 restrictions tightened amid Omicron surge

The emergence of nine cases of Omicron in a family who travelled between cities to attend a wedding, and the infection of a flight attendant on one aircraft they flew on, forced New Zealand to impose its 'red setting' restrictions from midnight Sunday

Australian Open 2022: Nadal, Keys reach quarters; Shapovalov knocks Zverev out
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Australian Open 2022: Nadal, Keys reach quarters; Shapovalov knocks Zverev out

Denis Shapovalov has upset third-seeded Alexander Zverev to move into an Australian Open quarterfinal match against Rafael Nadal.

Mohammad Rizwan named ICC Men's T20 Player of the Year 2021
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Mohammad Rizwan named ICC Men's T20 Player of the Year 2021

Aggregating a staggering 1,326 runs in only 29 matches, Rizwan struck at an average of 73.66 and a strike-rate of 134.89

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s car met with an accident, injured woman rushed to hospital
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Arnold Schwarzenegger’s car met with an accident, injured woman rushed to hospital

Actor and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger was driving his car when it was involved in a crash with another vehicle at the intersection of Sunset Boulevard and Allenford Avenue in Los Angeles.

Moscow plans on installing pro-Russian leader in Ukraine, alleges Britain
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Moscow plans on installing pro-Russian leader in Ukraine, alleges Britain

London said it had seen evidence that several former Ukrainian politicians had maintained links with Russian intelligence services

New translation reveals Mukherjee Commission ignored Renkoji temple's nod for DNA test of ashes, says Netaji kin
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New translation reveals Mukherjee Commission ignored Renkoji temple's nod for DNA test of ashes, says Netaji kin

Madhuri Bose, the grand-daughter of Netaji’s brother Sarat Bose, said they had commissioned a fresh translation after they found inconsistencies in the Mukherjee Commission report and found several paragraphs in the letter written in Japanese missing from it

Israeli firm develops body cameras with facial recognition to detect suspects in real time
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Israeli firm develops body cameras with facial recognition to detect suspects in real time

The technology allows clients to build databases, whether of company employees allowed into a building, ticket holders permitted into a stadium, or suspects wanted by the police

Emma Thompson on nudity and ageing in Sundance sex worker comedy: 'Found it fantastically hard to do'
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Emma Thompson on nudity and ageing in Sundance sex worker comedy: 'Found it fantastically hard to do'

Emma Thompson stars in Good Luck To You, Leo Grande as a repressed former schoolteacher who pays a handsome male escort for the sexual adventures she regrets having shunned as a younger woman.

Budget 2022: Why healthcare policies need to factor entire value chain from prevention, diagnosis, treatment to insurance coverage
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Budget 2022: Why healthcare policies need to factor entire value chain from prevention, diagnosis, treatment to insurance coverage

Union Budget 2022-23: The COVID-19 crisis experience has already highlighted the challenges faced by the healthcare sector