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We have not played to our potential this season: CSK Captain Dhoni

Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Friday admitted that his side failed to perform to their potential from the second game onwards as they suffered an embarrassing 10-wicket defeat at the hands of Mumbai Indians. There can be a 100 reasons, but one of the main things you ask yourself is whether you've played to the potential you've got no matter the conditions, he said.

Sports

We have not played to our potential this season: CSK Captain Dhoni

Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Friday admitted that his side failed to perform to their potential from the second game onwards as they suffered an embarrassing 10-wicket defeat at the hands of Mumbai Indians. There can be a 100 reasons, but one of the main things you ask yourself is whether you've played to the potential you've got no matter the conditions, he said.

Politics

China's illegal distant water fishing destroying economies, environment

Illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) exclusive economic zones in a number of countries by Chinese vessels is destroying economies and environment of several countries it has emerged. This is especially impacting developing countries and coastal countries and contributed to decreases in fish stocks including endangered fish species across several continents.

Technology

Facebook to start charging companies using WhatsApp for business: Report

Facebook said it will finally start charging companies using WhatsApp for Business, as it expanded ways for its users to check out available products and make purchases right from a chat. Some 50 million businesses and 175 million people message a WhatsApp Business account every day and this move will help WhatsApp continue building a business of its own while it provides and expands features for more than 2 billion people.

Entertainment

Kamal Haasan hits out at 'free COVID-19 vaccine' politics, calls it 'life-saving drug, not sprinkling promise'

Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan on Friday hit out at the government's promise of free COVID-19 vaccine for all sections of people as soon as it is made available. This comes a day after the BJP in Bihar, as well as the Tamil Nadu government, assured free immunisation against coronavirus for all sections of people. Kamal said, "Vaccine is a life-saving drug, not a sprinkling promise."

Business

Walmart files pre-emptive lawsuit against US govt over opioid case

Walmart announced it has filed a pre-emptive lawsuit against the US government to thwart its "completely unjustified" attempt to hold the company legally accountable over opioid abuse across the country. We are bringing this lawsuit because there is no federal law requiring pharmacists to interfere in the doctor-patient relationship to the degree DOJ is demanding," said the company.

Miscellaneous

Republic TV can use tagline 'Nation Wants to Know' for now, But not 'News Hour': Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court said Republic TV's editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami can use the tagline ‘NATION WANTS TO KNOW' as part of his speech or presentation. The high court noted in its order that Bennett Coleman and Co. Ltd, which has filed a suit against Goswami or ARG Outlier Media Pvt Ltd, which owns Republic TV, has submitted that the journalist is free to use the same as part of his speech/presentation of any news channel.