COVID-19: Ben Stokes plays virtual Vietnam GP, Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc makes winning F1 esports debut

By: Reuters | Published: April 6, 2020 4:08:48 pm Ben Stokes plays virtual Vietnam GP (Source: Screengrab) Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc was a dominant winner on his Formula One esports debut on Sunday while World Cup-winning England cricketer Ben Stokes brought up the rear in a virtual Vietnam Grand Prix. The 28-lap race was the second… Continue reading COVID-19: Ben Stokes plays virtual Vietnam GP, Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc makes winning F1 esports debut

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COVID-19: Parents want fee waiver during lockdown, schools cite concerns over payment of salaries

By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: April 6, 2020 3:51:39 pm A classroom being disinfected in Kolkata on Monday. (PTI) For Shubham Bhardwaj, an architect, business is low during the lockdown due to coronavirus and school has sent message for fee payment of his two children. Similarly, Trisha Bhatia, has written to her daughter’s… Continue reading COVID-19: Parents want fee waiver during lockdown, schools cite concerns over payment of salaries

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2 Fiji rugby players arrested for breaking virus quarantine

By: AP | Wellington | Published: April 6, 2020 3:39:39 pm A testing tent stands outside the coronavirus outpatient clinic at the Paracelsus Clinic in Zwickau, Germany. (Bloomberg) The Fiji Rugby Union has criticized two of its top professional players who have been arrested for failing to self-isolate after returning to Fiji from overseas. Fiji… Continue reading 2 Fiji rugby players arrested for breaking virus quarantine

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Quibi is a new video streaming service that just launched during COVID-19 pandemic

By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Published: April 6, 2020 3:31:37 pm Quibi is a new streaming service with a focus on content for smartphones. It will cost Rs 669 in India per month. The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has seen several new product launches getting delayed. But for a new streaming service, this appears… Continue reading Quibi is a new video streaming service that just launched during COVID-19 pandemic

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Coronavirus Lockdown: TCS offers free, 15-day digital certification course for students

By: PTI | Bangaluru | Published: April 6, 2020 3:17:27 pm The course is for students (Representational image) TCS iON, a strategic unit of Tata Consultancy Services, announced on Monday a free, 15-day self-paced digital certification programme called Career Edge, specially designed for college students/working professionals to enhance their career skills by helping them effectively… Continue reading Coronavirus Lockdown: TCS offers free, 15-day digital certification course for students

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IPL’s costliest foreign player Pat Cummins hopes T20 World Cup won’t be rescheduled

By: Sports Desk | Updated: April 6, 2020 3:11:24 pm Australia’s Pat Cummins. (AP Photo) He may be the IPL’s costliest foreign player but Australian pace spearhead Pat Cummins would rather see the T20 World Cup played at home instead of the lucrative T20 league in India. “The T20 World Cup is something we’ve spoken… Continue reading IPL’s costliest foreign player Pat Cummins hopes T20 World Cup won’t be rescheduled

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Using this time to reflect and recalibrate: Sri Lanka coach Mickey Arthur

By: PTI | Published: April 6, 2020 2:59:08 pm Mickey Arthur is utilising the forced break from cricket (Source: Reuters file) Sri Lanka coach Mickey Arthur is utilising the forced break from cricket to reflect on his three-month tenure and recalibrate future plans for the team. The novel cornavirus outbreak, which has led to almost… Continue reading Using this time to reflect and recalibrate: Sri Lanka coach Mickey Arthur

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COVID-19: Vijender Singh hopes for pro career to resume in second half of 2020

By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: April 6, 2020 2:38:07 pm 34-year-old Vijender said he is continuing to train at home in Delhi to stay in shape. The planning has gone out of the window thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic but hope is intact for India’s professional boxing star Vijender Singh, who is optimistic… Continue reading COVID-19: Vijender Singh hopes for pro career to resume in second half of 2020

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All celestial events in April: Watch Super Pink Moon, Mercury, Mars, Jupiter and more

By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Published: April 6, 2020 2:16:55 pm Here’s what you can spot during April. (Image: NASA/JPL) Countries across the world have imposed a lockdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus resulting in lesser noise and air pollution. With the skies being clearer than usual, now is the perfect… Continue reading All celestial events in April: Watch Super Pink Moon, Mercury, Mars, Jupiter and more

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