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Dhawan's 92 helps DC chase big target with ease (Lead)

Dhawan's 92 helps DC chase big target with ease (Lead)

Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Shikhar Dhawan's 92 off 49 balls and Marcus Stoinis's finishing act helped Delhi Capitals (DC) beat Punjab Kings (PBKS) with 10 balls to spare in the Indian Premier League despite having to chase a target of 196 at the Wankhede Stadium on Sunday.



Deepak Punia settles for silver at Asian Championships

Deepak Punia settles for silver at Asian Championships

Almaty (Kazakhastan), April 18 (IANS) Deepak Punia (86kg) settled for silver on the final day of the Asian Wrestling Championships after losing 10-0 to Iranian Olympic champion Hassan Yazdanicharati on Sunday while Sanjeet (92kg) won bronze.

Dhawan leads DC to emphatic 6-wicket win over PBKS

Dhawan leads DC to emphatic 6-wicket win over PBKS

Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Shikhar Dhawan's 92 off 49 balls and Marcus Stoinis's finishing act helped Delhi Capitals (DC) beat Punjab Kings (PBKS) with 10 balls to spare in the Indian Premier League despite having to chase a target of 196 at the Wankhede Stadium on Sunday.

Karnataka Guv tells govt to bring Covid situation under control

Karnataka Guv tells govt to bring Covid situation under control

Bengaluru, April 18 (IANS) Alarmed by the rapid surge in new cases, Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala on Sunday directed the state government to bring the Covid situation under control soon.

19,067 new Covid cases spike in K'taka with 81 deaths

19,067 new Covid cases spike in K'taka with 81 deaths

Bengaluru, April 18 (IANS) Amid the pandemic's rising second wave, a record 19,067 new Covid cases were registered across Karnataka in a day, including 12,793 in Bengaluru, while 81 patients succumbed to the infection, said the state health department's bulletin on Sunday.

Maxwell has taken to RCB like duck to water: Kohli

Maxwell has taken to RCB like duck to water: Kohli

Chennai, April 18 (IANS) Glenn Maxwell has taken no time in adjusting to Royal Challengers Bangalore, said captain Virat Kohli. Maxwell scored his second consecutive half century of the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL) on Sunday and, alongwith AB de Villiers, helped RCB beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 38 runs.

Covid vaccine shortage forces Telangana to halt process

Covid vaccine shortage forces Telangana to halt process

Hyderabad, April 18 (IANS) Covid-19 vaccine shortage has forced Telangana to stop the vaccination process while state Health Minister E. Rajender on Sunday appealed to the Centre to address the issue immediately.

Notice to 5 Bengaluru hospitals for not reserving Covid beds

Notice to 5 Bengaluru hospitals for not reserving Covid beds

Bengaluru, April 18 (IANS) Cracking the whip, the Karnataka government on Sunday served notice to five major private hospitals here for not reserving 50 per cent of their beds for treating Covid patients amid surging cases.

Rajasthan sees over daily Covid cases cross 10K mark, 42 deaths

Rajasthan sees over daily Covid cases cross 10K mark, 42 deaths

Jaipur, April 18 (IANS) Continuing to see a steep rise in Covid cases, Rajasthan on Sunday surpassed the 10,000 mark to record 10,514 cases while there were 42 fresh fatalities.

Nadda asks party workers to start 'Apna Booth Corona Mukt' campaign

Nadda asks party workers to start 'Apna Booth Corona Mukt' campaign

New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Amid rise in Covid cases in the country, Bharatiya Janata Party national president J P Nadda has asked party workers to start the campaign of "Apna Booth Corona Mukt" and make it a success.