Weekly Digest (August 3-9): From Max Verstappen’s win at Silverstone to return of Champions League

[ad_1] From Max Verstappen’s win in the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix to the return of the UEFA Champions League, here are the top headlines from the past week. CRICKET It’s official. The BCCI and Vivo have decided to suspend their partnership for the Indian Premier League 2020. On Thursday, the Board issued a statement to … Read more Weekly Digest (August 3-9): From Max Verstappen’s win at Silverstone to return of Champions League

Bengal’s ginger farmers reap profit as sales shoot during Covid-19 pandemic – india news

[ad_1] Ginger growers in West Bengal’s northern districts are reaping profits even the local economy is hit by the lockdown with people buying more driven by the belief that the plant increases immunity against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19). In places like Siliguri, the biggest city in north Bengal, Jalpaiguri, Darjeeling, Cooch Behar and other parts, … Read more Bengal’s ginger farmers reap profit as sales shoot during Covid-19 pandemic – india news

Bengal’s ginger farmers reap profit as sales shoot during Covid-19 pandemic – india news

[ad_1] Ginger growers in West Bengal’s northern districts are reaping profits even the local economy is hit by the lockdown with people buying more driven by the belief that the plant increases immunity against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19). In places like Siliguri, the biggest city in north Bengal, Jalpaiguri, Darjeeling, Cooch Behar and other parts, … Read more Bengal’s ginger farmers reap profit as sales shoot during Covid-19 pandemic – india news

Infrastructure push can ‘reignite’ economic growth: RBI Governor – india news

[ad_1] RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das on Monday made a strong case for stepping up investments in the infrastructure sector to restart the economy reeling under the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. In his address to India Inc at a CII event, Das said both private and public sectors have to play an important role in … Read more Infrastructure push can ‘reignite’ economic growth: RBI Governor – india news

New Rajya Sabha MPs take oath – india news

[ad_1] Rajya Sabha chairperson M Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday administered the oath or affirmation to 45 of 61 members newly elected to the upper house. Owing to the Covid-19 pandemic, the ceremony was held inside Rajya Sabha chambers during inter-session for the first time. Other MPs who were not present for the ceremony will be … Read more New Rajya Sabha MPs take oath – india news

Assam floods: NDRF rescues 56 people from Goalpara – india news

[ad_1] The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) evacuated 56 people from flood-affected areas in Matia, Goalpara on Monday. Incessant rainfall since the past three days in the state has led to water levels rising in the Brahmaputra and its tributary Krishnai river in the region. The overflowing of the rivers has severely affected the life … Read more Assam floods: NDRF rescues 56 people from Goalpara – india news

Assam floods: NDRF rescues 56 people from Goalpara – india news

[ad_1] The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) evacuated 56 people from flood-affected areas in Matia, Goalpara on Monday. Incessant rainfall since the past three days in the state has led to water levels rising in the Brahmaputra and its tributary Krishnai river in the region. The overflowing of the rivers has severely affected the life … Read more Assam floods: NDRF rescues 56 people from Goalpara – india news

Assam floods: NDRF rescues 56 people from Goalpara – india news

[ad_1] The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) evacuated 56 people from flood-affected areas in Matia, Goalpara on Monday. Incessant rainfall since the past three days in the state has led to water levels rising in the Brahmaputra and its tributary Krishnai river in the region. The overflowing of the rivers has severely affected the life … Read more Assam floods: NDRF rescues 56 people from Goalpara – india news

MCA shortlists Dighe, Kulkarni, Rajput for CIC

[ad_1]   Former India internationals Lalchand Rajput, Sameer Dighe and Raju Kulkarni have been shortlisted for the Mumbai Cricket Association’s Cricket Improvement Committee (CIC). The apex council of the MCA met on Friday and it was decided that the three former cricketers will be officially communicated about the matter. The appointments will be formal on … Read more MCA shortlists Dighe, Kulkarni, Rajput for CIC

Raina, Uthappa want seasoned players to be treated better

[ad_1]   Veteran batsmen Robin Uthappa and Suresh Raina have admitted the Indian Premier League (IPL) has superseded other domestic tournaments and have stressed on the need to treat seasoned players between the age group of 30 to 40 better. Underlining how a cricketer who has been “consistently doing really well in the domestic circuit, … Read more Raina, Uthappa want seasoned players to be treated better