Thursday, May 24, 2018

Archive for May, 2018

‘Veere Di Wedding’: Behind the scenes pics

Thursday, May 24, 2018 3:23

The much-awaited film on female bonding ‘Veere Di Wedding' is set for release and there is no doubt, the ladies, as well as the gentlemen, are eagerly waiting for this one.

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FIFA World Cup Rewind: Brazil ‘steal’ glory from England in 1970

Thursday, May 24, 2018 3:09

Many fans, especially the English ones, argued that the bracelet scandal was either an attempt to blackmail or to destroy confidence of an upbeat English side during the 1970 FIFA World Cup.

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Three Phogat sisters offered lifeline by WFI

Thursday, May 24, 2018 2:47

After dropping the Phogat sisters and 11 other wrestlers from the ongoing national wrestling camp for ‘indiscipline', the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has had a change of heart.

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FIFA World Cup: Focus on Mo Salah on Egypt’s return after 28 years

Thursday, May 24, 2018 2:47

Today, everybody at his club and in his country wants to be like him. To be a hero from a Third World nation and footballing backwater must be both a crushing burden and a constant high. How does this irrepressible superstar find that balance for ...

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KKR beat Royals, to play Sunrisers in Qualifier 2

Thursday, May 24, 2018 2:39

Kolkata Knight Riders kept their winning momentum going, knocking Rajasthan Royals out of the IPL with a 25-run victory in the Eliminator at the Eden Gardens here on Wednesday. The Dinesh Karthik-led side will now play Sunrisers Hyderabad in Qualifier 2 on Friday for a ...

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Difficult to fill AB de Villiers’ shoes: Barry Richards

Thursday, May 24, 2018 2:29

Barry Richards feels AB de Villiers' retirement is not “just a loss just for South African cricket but for world cricket", while saying that his retirement didn't really come as a surprise.

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Cricket’s ‘Mr 360’ AB de Villiers calls it a day

Thursday, May 24, 2018 2:26

It has been routine for AB de Villiers to surprise people with his innovative and audacious strokeplay. On Wednesday, the South African legend surprised, and saddened, the cricketing fraternity by retiring from international cricket.

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Partnering law agencies to tackle fake news: Twitter

Thursday, May 24, 2018 2:25

As India embarks on the biggest democratic exercise next year, Twitter is gearing up for the mega event, undertaking a number of initiatives to curb fake news and prevent trolling.Twitter reported revenues of $655 million and 336 million monthly active users in its first quarter, with earnings beating analyst estimates ...

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Inside the economy of fake views on YouTube and the role of click farms

Thursday, May 24, 2018 2:14

MUMBAI: At a time when reaching a million views is considered the gold standard of online success, Kochi-based social media marketing firm Socioblend has orders pouring in from singers and production houses who want to boost views on songs, teasers and trailers on YouTube.“That is our biggest market right now,” ...

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Soon a text message will be enough to spot fake medicines

Thursday, May 24, 2018 2:06

NEW DELHI: Patients will soon be able to check whether the pill or syrup they've bought is genuine with just a WhatsApp message, as pharmaceutical companies are expected to print unique codes on their bestselling products in the next three months. The move is supposed to help weed out counterfeits ...

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