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Jimmy Neesham’s coach died during WC final Super Over
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Jimmy Neesham’s coach died during WC final Super Over

Jimmy Neesham’s childhood coach David James Gordon breathed his last after the New Zealand all-rounder hit a six during the thrilling Super Over in the World Cup final against England. On July 14, England beat New Zealand in a dramatic final on boundary count to win their first-ever ICC World Cup. The moment Neesham hit a six on the 2nd ball in the Super Over, while chasing England’s score of 15, Gordon passed away.

Fourth gold for Hima Das in 15 days
Sports

Fourth gold for Hima Das in 15 days

India’s star sprinter Hima Das bagged her fourth gold in 15 days winning the 200m race in 23.25 seconds within the Tabor Athletics Meet in the Czech Republic on Wednesday. She is now moving closer to her personal best of 23.10. Hima’s compatriot V K Vismaya ended second in the race with a season-best 23.43. However, Hima’s pet event is 400m, and she is still to qualify for the World Championships in both the events.

Meet the lawyer who represented India in Kulbhushan Jadhav's case-'Harish Salve'
Politics

Meet the lawyer who represented India in Kulbhushan Jadhav's case-'Harish Salve'

Do you want to know more about the lawyer who represented India in Kubhushan Jadhav case? Former Solicitor General Harish Salve represented India at the International Court of Justice in Kubhushan Jadhav case. Salve had served as the Solicitor General of India from Nov 1, 1999, to Nov 3, 2002. He used to practice CA in taxation before becoming a lawyer. He began his legal career in 1980 as an intern at JB Dadachandji & Co.

Google's censored search engine project 'Dragonfly' terminated in China
Technology

Google's censored search engine project 'Dragonfly' terminated in China

Google's controversial project, 'Dragonfly' to launch a censored search engine in China, got terminated last year. However, rumors of it being active continued. Buzzfeed said it was publicly confirmed that Dragonfly has ended. Google's prototype Chinese search engine was labeled 'disturbing' by a former employee. Dragonfly was criticized as Chinese authorities could sensor web content & monitor citizens behavior online.

Akshay Kumar to donates Rs 1 crore each to Assam's CM Relief Fund & Kaziranga National park
Entertainment

Akshay Kumar to donates Rs 1 crore each to Assam's CM Relief Fund & Kaziranga National park

The Khiladi of Bollywood 'Akshay Kumar' has donated Rs 1 crore each to the CM's Relief Fund for the flood-hit Assam and the Kaziranga national park. He tweeted 'Absolutely heartbreaking to know about the devastation by floods in Assam. All affected, humans or animals, deserve support in this hour of crisis'. The star has also urged everyone to contribute for the cause. Almost 90% of Kaziranga national park has been submerged.

Indian nationals receive 67 to 72% of total US H-1B visa: External Affair Ministry
Business

Indian nationals receive 67 to 72% of total US H-1B visa: External Affair Ministry

The External affairs ministry has claimed that Indian nationals have received 67 to 72% of the total H-1B visa in the last five years, which is issued by the United States. The H-1B visa is a non-immigrant visa which allows US companies to employ foreign workers in a particular occupation. Minister S Jaishankar said that the visa has played an important role in facilitating the movement of talented professionals.

Chandrayan-2 to be launched on July 22: ISRO
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Chandrayan-2 to be launched on July 22: ISRO

The Chandrayaan-2 was supposed to lift off at 2.51 AM on July 15, but 1 hour before the lift-off, officials detected a technical snag and called off the missions. After 3 days, ISRO has come up with a new date for the mission and rescheduled the launch at 2:43 pm on Monday, July 22, 2019. Reportedly The Indian space agency has rectified the fault in its GSLV-Mk-III after the officials said that a technical snag was detected.


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