IPL's 'Mumbai Indians' team snapped at Kalinga Airport in Mumbai as they returned home after suspension of IPL due to surge in COVID-19 cases. Cricketer and son of Sachin Tendulkar, Arjun Tendulkar was also seen along with his teammates. BCCI decided to suspend the IPL tournament after several players tested positive for the virus. 'Mumbai Indians' had won 4 matches out of 7 played so far in the tournament.
The Union Home Ministry has sent a four-member team to the state to assess the ground situation in West Bengal amid post poll violence; Supreme Court raps Centre, asks it to ensure better logistics for oxygen supply as third wave is coming; Sourav Ganguly said that a breach in the bio-bubble was highly unlikely and yet the virus has infected IPL players. This and more news at 2pm.
#WestBengal #AjitSingh #BioBubble
The Indian Premier League (IPL) has been suspended after several players across the eight teams tested positive for COVID-19. Cricket lovers across the country also welcomed and supported the Board of Control for Cricket in India's decision of suspending the matches. So far, 29 out of the scheduled 56 league games were played in this season - the last match played this season was between Punjab Kings and Delhi Capitals on May 02.
Actor Anushka Sharma & her cricketer husband Virat Kohli have shared a video on Instagram. The couple have started a fundraiser together, to raise money for Covid-19 relief in India. “Hi guys, things have been very tough for India as we fight the pandemic and it really pains us to see our country suffer like this. We are grateful to all the people who have been fighting the pandemic day in and day out for us. Their dedication is appreciable. Now, they need our support and we need to stand by them. So, Anushka and I have started a fund raiser at Keto to raise funds for Covid-19 relief. We request you all to join this initiative and donate. Every little bit makes a difference. To our family, friends and fans, this is the time to stand together and move ahead. We will overcome this crisis together. We will also emerge victorious if we fight this battle together. Stay safe, Jai Hind,” Anushka and Virat said. The couple is aiming to raise ₹7 crore, they have also donated ₹2 crore to the cause. Actor Priyanka Chopra & her singer husband Nick Jonas also started a fundraiser last week. Priyanka & Nick have collected ₹6.6 crore as Covid relief for India so far. Other actors including Sonu Sood, Alia Bhatt, Deepika Padukone are also doing their bit.
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Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli was at his hilarious best during the batting devastation caused by Glenn Maxwell and AB de Villiers against Kolkata Knight Riders at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. Maxwell smashed a brisk 78 off 49 (9 boundaries, 3 sixes) against Kolkata Knight Riders.
#ViratKohli #GlennMaxwell #IPL2021
Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli has been reprimanded by the match referee Vengalil Narayan Kutty for his violation of IPL rules in yesterday's match.
#ViratKohli #RoyalChallengersBangalore #IPL2021
A few days after Royal Challengers Bangalore star players AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli engaged in a cheeky Twitter banter in which the South African player challenged the RCB skipper for a race, multiple Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt took to social media to remind them that he is still the fastest man on earth.
#PlayBold #IPL2021 #WeAreChallengers
Ever since the pandemic began, people have come up with the most bizarre solutions for the virus, But this man's advertisement beats them all. It has Going viral on the social media after he suggested a foolproof solution to get rid of the Covid-19 virus by just changing the spellings. According to the man, who is from Anantapur in Andhra Pradesh, the pandemic will end if we start writing Corona as Caronaa and Covid-19 as Covviyd-19.
#Covid19 #BizarreCovidAdvertisement #AndhraPradesh
After days of speculation over where the 18-tonne segment of a Chinese rocket would fall, finally it has happend. As the large segment re-entered the earth's atmosphere, it disintegrated over the Indian Ocean on Sunday according to the Chinese space agency.
#ChineseRocket #ChineseRocketSegment #LongMarch5BRocket
Bigg Boss 13 contestant and Youtuber Hindustani Bhau was arrested by the Mumbai police at Shivaji Park on Saturday for leading a protest there to cancel the 12th board exams in Maharashtra. According to reports, Hindustani Bhau had used an ambulance to travel to the park to stage the protest in order to deceive the police since the vehicle is not stopped at any checkpoint.
#HindustaniBhau #MumbaiPolice #VikasFhatak
Chennai Railway Police raised awareness about Covid-19 among citizens recently with a unique performance. The video of the same is being circulated on social media. Dressed in their uniform, wearing face masks and white gloves, the Railway Police recently danced at the Chennai Central Railway Station.
#ChennaiPolice #EnjoyEnjaami #Covid19
BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma was on Sunday elected as the next Chief Minister of Assam. India continues to battle a Tsunami of Covid cases as it recorded 4,03,738 fresh Covid cases and 4,092 deaths in the last 24 hours. Amid the rising COVID-19 cases in Delhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has announced an extension of the lockdown in the national capital till 5 AM, May 17 (Monday). The centre on Sunday released ₹ 8,923 crore for rural local bodies as the first instalment of the 'Untied Grants' for the year 2021-22. Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday, asking for tax waivers on the import of medicines and equipment needed to fight the Covid pandemic.
#Covid19 #HimantaBiswaSarma #DelhiLockdown
The Indian Premier League is suspended for the time being after a player from the Sunrisers Hyderabad test Covid positive. The Monday match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders was the first match that got postponed when two of the KKR players, Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrier tested Covid positive.
#IPL #SRH #MI #KKR #RCB
The IPL match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore that was scheduled to be played today is postponed. This was decided after two KKR bowlers, Varun Chakaravarthy and Sandeep Warrier tested Covid positive.
#IPL #KKR #RCB
The 'Royal Challengers Bangalore' was seen at the Mumbai airport as they're travelling to Ahmedabad for their next match with 'Delhi Capitals'. The match will be held at Narendra Modi stadium on April 27. Meanwhile, 'Rajasthan Royals' is all set to lock horns with 'Mumbai Indians'. They're travelling to Delhi as match is scheduled to be held on April 29 at Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium.
Bollywood superstar and Kolkata Knight Riders co-owner Shah Rukh Khan’s tweet after the team lost the match with Mumbai Indians has gone viral. Shah Rukh Khan is known for being a cool owner. But the match which pretty much KKR had it in the pocket, slipping away made the actor react and apologise to fans on Twitter.
#IPL2021 #KolkataKnightRiders #ShahRukhKhan
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The Pakistan cricket captain Babar Azam is all set to surpass Virat Kohli in the ICC ODI ranking. At the start of the South Africa vs Pakistan series, Babar Azam was more than 30 points behind Kohli in..
After Shreyas Iyer was ruled out because of the injury, Delhi Capitals team has informed that Rishabh Pant will be their captain for the IPL 2021. Twitter was quick to react and started pouring memes..