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Nadal beats Nick Kyrgios to enter Aus Open quarters

Rafael Nadal mastered a fierce storm from the gutsy Nick Kyrgios to set up a mouth-watering Australian Open quarterfinal clash with Dominic Thiem. The Spanish top seed was all guns blazing on Rod Laver Arena with a 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (8/6), 7-6 (7/4) win to put an end to Kyrgios’ dream run. Nadal keeping alive his quest for a 20th Grand Slam title will next face Thiem after the Austrian beat Gael Monfils 6-2, 6-4, 6-4.

Sports

Nadal beats Nick Kyrgios to enter Aus Open quarters

Rafael Nadal mastered a fierce storm from the gutsy Nick Kyrgios to set up a mouth-watering Australian Open quarterfinal clash with Dominic Thiem. The Spanish top seed was all guns blazing on Rod Laver Arena with a 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (8/6), 7-6 (7/4) win to put an end to Kyrgios’ dream run. Nadal keeping alive his quest for a 20th Grand Slam title will next face Thiem after the Austrian beat Gael Monfils 6-2, 6-4, 6-4.

Politics

Person responsible for Soleimani's assassination killed in Ghazni plane crash: Iran media

A day after a plane crashed in the Taliban controlled area of Afghanistan's Ghazni province, in which unknown number of passengers were killed, Iranian media has claimed that Michael D' Andrea, the CIA's point person for Iran, Iraq and Afghanistan, allegedly responsible for General Qassem Soleimani's assassination was killed in the crash. Soleimani was killed in a drone strike by the US forces earlier this month.

Technology

Lunar Festival Event biggest attraction in Call of Duty: Mobile new update

Call of Duty: Mobile is rolling out a new Community update - a new Lunar Festival Event. It’s available until February 9 & gives you the chance to get your hands on the PDW-57 – Lunar New Year weapon variant alongside other themed items. There’s also a new Crimson Dash Event which comes with the assault rifle HBRa3 – Dragon Dance. Besides these, there are some bug fixes including Account Password or Login Issues.

Entertainment

‘Phir Na Milen Kabhi’ new song from Malang featuring Disha Patani, Aditya Roy Kapur out!

As Malang nears release, makers of the Aditya Roy Kapur and Disha Patani starrer launched a new romantic track titled “Phir Na Milen Kabhi”. Sung and composed by Ankit Tiwari, “Phir Na Milen Kabhi” is a sad romantic number that shows the heartbreak in the Disha-Aditya relationship. Aditya and Disha’s pairing has been much appreciated by fans, and the chemistry between the two has been going viral.

Business

Ola appoints former Flipkart executive Sanjiv Saddy as Senior VP Corporate Affairs

Ola has appointed former Flipkart executive Sanjiv Saddy as the Senior Vice President Corporate Affairs. In an email sent to employees, Ola co-founder Bhavish Aggarwal said that Sanjiv will be responsible for building relationships with key authorities, government agencies, and other related stakeholders. He will closely work with them. All of Ola’s regional Corporate Affairs and Law Enforcement leads will report to him.

Miscellaneous

In PM Modi, Saudi Prince, Jeff Bezos Friended Wrong Heads: Foreign Media

The last two weeks have been remarkably eventful for Jeff Bezos. First, his visit to India was met with street-side protests, a new antitrust investigation into predatory pricing and unfair trade practices and hostile comments from PM Modi-led govt. Second, Bezos's iPhone was hacked via a WhatsApp message sent directly from Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's account. These are two very different situations, more autocratic than Bezos thought.