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IPL 2021, CSK vs KKR LIVE Score Updates: Thakur strikes with Iyer's wicket
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IPL 2021, CSK vs KKR LIVE Score Updates: Thakur strikes with Iyer's wicket

Live Score CSK vs KKR, IPL 2021, Today's Match: Both CSK and KKR have begun the second leg of the league on a strong note, winning both matches so far. Thanks to a better first leg, CSK are currently second on the points table with 14 points. A win today will virtually seal the playoffs spot for them. KKR are fourth with eight points and need to continue the winning run to stay in playoffs contention. All this should make for a brilliant contest. Stay tuned for toss and team news.

Cyclone Gulab LIVE Updates: Cyclonic storm to travel at max speed of 95kmph; landfall around midnight
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Cyclone Gulab LIVE Updates: Cyclonic storm to travel at max speed of 95kmph; landfall around midnight

Cyclone Gulab LIVE Updates: In the 21st century, only two tropical cyclones—Daye (2018) and Pyarr (2005)—have made landfall over the Indian east coast from the Bay of Bengal. Therefore, on Sunday, Cyclone Gulab will become the third such cyclone to make landfall in September.

PM Modi focuses on preservation of rivers, cleanliness, and entrepreneurial spirit in his 81st Mann ki Baat
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PM Modi focuses on preservation of rivers, cleanliness, and entrepreneurial spirit in his 81st Mann ki Baat

Cleanliness is not just the responsibility of a government, but also of every generation, said the prime minister

Canada latest in list of countries to allow Indian travellers; here are all international destinations open now
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Canada latest in list of countries to allow Indian travellers; here are all international destinations open now

Here’s a list of countries one can travel to from India, keeping some Covid rules and precautionary measures in mind.

SRH vs RR IPL 2021 Live Streaming: When and where to watch on TV and online
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SRH vs RR IPL 2021 Live Streaming: When and where to watch on TV and online

Here's all you need to know about the 40th match of IPL 2021 between SRH and RR

Management of border issue and boundary question should not be confused, India tells China
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Management of border issue and boundary question should not be confused, India tells China

The two nations must employ a "sensitive and constructive problem-solving approach", Indian envoy to China Vikram Misri said

Russian GP: Mercedes task Bottas with frustrating Verstappen as Hamilton bids for 100th win
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Russian GP: Mercedes task Bottas with frustrating Verstappen as Hamilton bids for 100th win

Bottas, who qualified in the seventh spot on Saturday, is expected to try and slow down Verstappen as he attempts to pick his way through the field.

Rahul Gandhi hails Manmohan Singh on his 89th birthday, calls ex-prime minister 'fearless and brilliant'
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Rahul Gandhi hails Manmohan Singh on his 89th birthday, calls ex-prime minister 'fearless and brilliant'

Singh, a Rajya Sabha member and one of the Congress' top leaders, turned 89 on Sunday.

IPL 2021: Batsmen gave us good feedback on bowling right lengths against RR, says Anrich Nortje
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IPL 2021: Batsmen gave us good feedback on bowling right lengths against RR, says Anrich Nortje

"The batsmen gave us good feedback about the wicket. Shreyas said that it was not easy to hit straight. So we just looked to hit our lengths while bowling and things worked out for us," Nortje said.

Centre did not let me to go to Rome global peace meet out of 'jealousy', claims Mamata Banerjee
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Centre did not let me to go to Rome global peace meet out of 'jealousy', claims Mamata Banerjee

The Ministry of External Affairs in a one-line communique, which reached the secretariat during the day said the "event is not commensurate for (attendance at) the level of the chief minister," a secretariat official said.

Canada lifts ban on direct flights from India; daily flights to resume from 27 September
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Canada lifts ban on direct flights from India; daily flights to resume from 27 September

Air India and Air Canada will run daily flights between Delhi and Toronto/Vancouver, informed India’s high commissioner to Canada Ajay Bisaria.

IPL 2021: CSK prepare for Varun Chakravarthy challenge as KKR aim for third successive win
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IPL 2021: CSK prepare for Varun Chakravarthy challenge as KKR aim for third successive win

On a roll post IPL's resumption, both Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders would look to continue their winning streak when the two most impressive sides of the tournament's second phase lock horns against each other in the second double header.

IPL 2021: Testing time for India stars as out of sync RCB face rusty MI
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IPL 2021: Testing time for India stars as out of sync RCB face rusty MI

India's outgoing T20 captain and the one who will replace him, both have endured crushing defeats. It puts them on a slippery slope as the tournament approaches its business end.

'The streak is broken': Twitter reacts as India break Australia's 26-match unbeaten streak
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'The streak is broken': Twitter reacts as India break Australia's 26-match unbeaten streak

Twitter was abuzz as India pulled off a stunning chase and snapped Australia's unbeaten run.

Jhulan Goswami, Yastika Bhatia star as India win third ODI to stop Australia's winning streak
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Jhulan Goswami, Yastika Bhatia star as India win third ODI to stop Australia's winning streak

Chasing a competitive 265, Verma scored 56 off 91 balls, while Bhatia hit an aggressive 64 off 69 deliveries with the help of nine boundaries to lay the foundation of the visitors' win.

Decision to cancel Pakistan tour was out of our hands, says New Zealand coach Gary Stead
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Decision to cancel Pakistan tour was out of our hands, says New Zealand coach Gary Stead

New Zealand head coach Gary Stead on Sunday said the decision to cancel the tour of Pakistan was "out of our hands" and backed his players to treat their upcoming T20 World Cup opener against the Asian nation like any other match despite the angry remarks by PCB chief Ramiz Raja.

Smriti Mandhana, Deepti Sharma sign with Sydney Thunder to play in WBBL
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Smriti Mandhana, Deepti Sharma sign with Sydney Thunder to play in WBBL

Mandhana has previous experience of playing in WBBL but Deepti will be making her debut in the upcoming season.

Germany election: Meet Olaf Scholz, Opposition leader who positioned himself as true Merkel successor
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Germany election: Meet Olaf Scholz, Opposition leader who positioned himself as true Merkel successor

As labour minister in Merkel's first coalition government from 2007 to 2009, Scholz helped avert mass lay-offs during the financial crisis by convincing firms to cut workers' hours with the state topping up their salaries -- a policy repeated during the pandemic.

IPL 2021: SRH did not play good cricket, batsmen made lots of mistakes, says coach Trevor Bayliss
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IPL 2021: SRH did not play good cricket, batsmen made lots of mistakes, says coach Trevor Bayliss

"I thought we did reasonably well to stay in and give ourselves a chance but, in the end, to be honest, we didn't play any good enough cricket," the head coach said.

When Indian PM and US President both claimed Indra Nooyi is one of theirs
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When Indian PM and US President both claimed Indra Nooyi is one of theirs

In her memoir, set to hit the bookstores next Tuesday, Nooyi describes the events that shaped her life from childhood to her becoming Pepsico CEO, a position from which she retired in 2018.