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Test series starts luring fans back to international sport

The freshly renamed Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad has sold 55 000 of its 110 000 seats for the cricket Test The post Test series starts luring fans back to international sport appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Sport, Cricket, India cricket team, Australia cricket team, Ahmedabad, Openaccess, New Zealand cricket, Narendra Modi Stadium

Pitch debate: Kohli says 'very good', Cook and Strauss disagree

With the Test ending in two days, and spinners taking 28 of the 30 wickets to fall, the Ahmedabad pitch has come into sharp focus
Tags: Cook, Sport, Cricket, Ahmedabad, Strauss, Kohli

The best part of Joe Root’s weird-arsed 5-8 v India at Ahmedabad

Busy day. Lots of wickets and even one or two deliveries that didn’t result in wickets. Somewhere in amongst it all, Joe Root took 5-8. For many people, the best part of Root’s spell was the moment when he had 3-0. For other people, the best part was the perfect-o-ball he bowled from the round the wicket to Washington Sundar that pitched on middle stump and hit off. These were not the best parts of Joe Root’s 5-8. The best part occurred when he took the next wicket. The best...
Tags: England, Sex, India, Joe Root, Virender Sehwag, Ahmedabad, Boris Becker, Sibley, Patel, Dom Sibley, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Sardar Patel Stadium

India v England: Michael Vaughan says tourists 'batted like rabbits in headlights'

England's batsmen played "like rabbits in headlights" on the first day of the third Test against India in Ahmedabad, says former captain Michael Vaughan.
Tags: England, News, India, Michael Vaughan, Ahmedabad

So many bowlers, such pink balls, highly questionable invincibility – Mop-up of the day

Welcome to Tuesday. Here are some things people may or may not want to talk about this Tuesday. England beat New Zealand fairly easily Heather Knight’s world champions hadn’t actually played a one-day international since December 2019, but they beat New Zealand in the first of three matches without too much trouble. Normally when a team gets bowled out for 178 the opposition hasn’t needed to resort to using too many bowlers, but England used seven – and all of them took a wicke...
Tags: UK, England, Australia, Sex, India, Bbc, New Zealand, County Cricket, Ahmedabad, Heather Knight, Billy Bowden, Oval Invincibles, Byley, Manchester Originals This

Mark Wood backs rotation policy as England eye pink-ball dividend in Ahmedabad

"When we're in bubble after bubble and away from family, I think the ECB have made a good decision"
Tags: England, Sport, Cricket, Ecb, Mark Wood, Ahmedabad

Pink balls, help for Root, and Stokes v Ashwin - how England can bounce back in India

Pink balls, rotation and spinners - how England can win India Test series in Ahmedabad after being pegged back to 1-1 in Chennai.
Tags: England, News, India, Stokes, Ahmedabad, Ashwin

India v England: How England can bounce back to win Test series

Pink balls, rotation and spinners - how England can win India Test series in Ahmedabad after being pegged back to 1-1 in Chennai.
Tags: England, News, India, Ahmedabad

Sam Curran out of India Tests due to difficulties in travelling to Ahmedabad solo

Allrounder will fly out along with white-ball players ahead of next month's T20I series
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Ahmedabad, Sam Curran

Umesh Yadav to replace Shardul Thakur for Ahmedabad Tests against England

Yadav has to undergo a fitness assessment before linking up with his team-mates
Tags: England, Sport, Cricket, Ahmedabad, Yadav, Umesh Yadav, Shardul Thakur

Meet 3 women who found community in India’s tech scene

From left to right: Dhruva Shastri, Varsha Jaiswal and Supriya Shashivasan.Based on research Women Techmakers conducted in 2018, women only make up 34 percent of all technology sector employees in India. Thankfully, there’s a rising leadership of Indian women in tech working to make this industry more inclusive and equitable. Many of them are a part of our Women Techmakers community, which is at the forefront of this change. I recently had the chance to talk to Dhruva Shastri, Varsha Jaiswal and...
Tags: Google, India, Ahmedabad, Varsha, Supriya, Diversity and Inclusion, Dhruva, Stackoverflow, Rana Abdelhamid, Google Developer Group, Dhruva Shastri Varsha Jaiswal, Supriya Shashivasan, Stackoverflow Quora Reddit

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Dorms Designed By Louis Kahn In India Saved From Wrecking Ball

The board of governors of the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad admitted that an international outcry prompted their decision to call off plans to demolish 14 of the school’s 18 buildings designed by Kahn in the ’60s and completed in 1974. But the buildings are still considered unsafe to use because of deterioration in their bricks and damage from a 2001 earthquake. – Dezeen
Tags: Art, India, Ahmedabad, Visual, Kahn, Louis Kahn, Indian Institute of Management, 01.02.21

The Louis Kahn Dorms Threatened For Destruction In India

To continue the Threatened Buildings theme: “A world-class architectural-preservation controversy is brewing in India, where the administration at the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad had announced plans to raze 14 of 18 student dormitory buildings designed by the architect Louis Kahn and built in the 1960s and 1970s.” – The New York Times
Tags: Art, India, Ahmedabad, Visual, Louis Kahn, Indian Institute of Management, 12.31.20

BCCI approves 10-team IPL from 2022 at AGM in Ahmedabad

The decision was ratified by the BCCI's general body comprising the state associations
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Ipl, Bcci, Ahmedabad, Agm

[Startup Bharat] How Ahmedabad-based Lendingkart was able to reach 53,000 loans in a year - YourStory

[Startup Bharat] How Ahmedabad-based Lendingkart was able to reach 53,000 loans in a year   YourStory
Tags: Seo, Ahmedabad, Lendingkart

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2020-21: Teams divided into six groups, Ahmedabad to host knockouts

The league stage will be held in six biosecure venues: Bengaluru, Kolkata, Vadodara, Indore, Mumbai and Chennai
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Ahmedabad, Syed Mushtaq Ali, Bengaluru Kolkata Vadodara Indore Mumbai

England tour of India: Chennai, Ahmedabad to host Tests; ODIs to be held in Pune

Ahmedabad is also scheduled to host the five-match T20I series
Tags: England, India, Sport, Cricket, Ahmedabad, Pune, Chennai Ahmedabad

Former Kerala medium pacer CK Bhaskaran dies at 79

He played an unofficial Test against Ceylon in Ahmedabad in 1965
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Kerala, Ahmedabad, Ceylon, CK Bhaskaran

Amazon Web Services, Drone Federation of India launch program to identify AI-driven drone data analysis solutions

Amazon Web Services and drone-industry body Drone Federation of India have partnered to identify and develop solutions which use machine learning algorithms for analysing, and generating insights from data collected using drones. The initiative, called the ‘Adopt Drones’ program, intends to build these AI-driven solutions to eventually pitch them to large enterprises, DFI said in a press release. The program will run in six phases and focus on solutions for twenty sectors, including agriculture,...
Tags: Travel, Amazon, News, India, Drones, Aws, Hyderabad, Amazon Web Services, Ahmedabad, Shah, Madhya Pradesh, Civil Aviation Ministry, DFI, Medianama, DGCA, Smit Shah

Gujarat Vidyapith Non-Teaching Vacancy Recruitment 2020

Non-Teaching Vacancy Recruitment in Gujarat Vidyapith 2020 Gujarat Vidyapith is looking for qualified, accomplished and committed Non-Teaching Staff who believe in institution building. Online application on prescribed format is invited from the eligible and suitable person for direct recruitment/deputation/tenure basis for various Group-A, Group-B and Group-C Employees category  Government Job Vacancies on a regular basis through open competition on all India basis. (Advertisement... Please Cli...
Tags: Jobs, India, University, Officer, Assistant, Gujarat, Ahmedabad, Warden, Manisha, Clerk, Registrar, Section Officer, Gujarat Vidyapith

The govt is normalising drone use, one step at a time

Six years ago, the Indian government had banned the use of drones, calling them a security threat. Today, drones are being pressed into all sorts of applications, including capturing aerial images of “critical infrastructure” facilities such as thermal power plants — considered crucial for the nation’s economy and security. So, what prompted this seismic shift in the government’s attitude? Why does the government trust drones so much now? The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic saw drones dotting sky...
Tags: Travel, News, Supreme Court, Privacy, China, India, Surveillance, Drones, Caa, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Madhya Pradesh, Ministry, Amritsar, Delhi Police, Telangana

Gujarat HC wants state govt to act on online gambling and rummy apps

Online gambling apps, including online rummy, may come under scrutiny in Gujarat with the Gujarat High Court  a petition asking for such games to be banned, and for the gambling law to be amended to prevent online gambling. A writ petition, filed by advocate Amit Nair from Ahmedabad, asked the court to ban/restrict online gambling, particularly online rummy, and declare it illegal in the state under the provisions of the Gujarat Prevention of Gambling Act, 1887. The court also seemed to agree w...
Tags: Travel, News, Supreme Court, Gambling, Online Gambling, Gujarat, Ahmedabad, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Nair, Gujarat High Court, Rummy, Gujarat HC, Vikram Nath, Amit Nair, Bhargav Hasukar Nair

The 50 best MBA programs in the world

Stanford Graduate School of Business ranked at the top of QS' 2021 Global MBA Ranking. Steve Proehl/Getty Images QS Quacquarelli Symonds, a global higher education analyst, just released its 2021 Global MBA Ranking. Each year QS ranks the best business schools globally using five metrics and surveys from employers and academics.  Stanford Graduate School of Business ranked at the top again, while University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School slipped to second place.  Visit Business Insi...
Tags: Strategy, Features, QS Quacquarelli Symonds, QS Rankings, MBA, RSM, NUS, AGSM

Kathmandu admin forms committee to create rules for e-commerce delivery during lockdown: Report

After Nepal Police had arrested a number of e-commerce delivery personnel and entrepreneurs on August 27 for violating the prohibitory order issued by the District Administration Office (DAO), Kathmandu, the DAO has now formed a committee to create protocols so that essential goods can still be delivered by e-commerce companies, the Himalayan Times reported. This committee, which consists of government and police officials, will also take recommendations from e-commerce companies while preparing...
Tags: Travel, Ecommerce, News, India, E-commerce, Nepal, Delhi, Kathmandu, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Ministry, Ministry of Home Affairs, Noida, Dao, Himalayan Times, Bengaluru City Police

NIPER Ahmedabad Faculty Non-Teaching Recruitment 2020

Faculty and Non-Teaching Vacancy Recruitment in NIPER Ahmedabad 2020Online Applications on prescribed format are invited at NIPER Ahmedabad (Gujarat) from the eligible Indian Nationals for Direct Recruitment/ Deputation for the Teaching Faculty and Non-Teaching Government Job vacancy posts on regular basis through open competition in NIPER Ahmedabad. (Advt. No. NIPER-A/15/2020) SarkariNaukriBlog About NIPER Ahmedabad   The National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education & Research... Please Clic...
Tags: Jobs, Officer, Assistant, Gujarat, Ahmedabad, Institute, Faculty, Manisha, Supervisor, Registrar, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor, Teaching Faculty, NIPER, NIPER Ahmedabad Faculty, NIPER Ahmedabad

What a community internet exchange is, and why IIFON is running one

The India Internet Foundation (IIFON) runs a community internet exchange in Kolkata to help smaller internet service providers save costs on data transit. Internet exchanges, or IXs, which have played a huge role in reducing network costs for ISPs, are a major part of the modern internet’s infrastructure. MediaNama spoke to Anupam Agrawal, a trustee at IIFON, about why the foundation is running a community exchange, and what that entails. What follows is a slightly edited transcript of the inter...
Tags: Travel, Google, Facebook, News, India, US, Netflix, Mumbai, Kolkata, Sla, Gujarat, Ahmedabad, Tamil Nadu, Arista, Alliance, Akamai

Aadhaar mandatory for COVID-testing at Ahmedabad’s urban health centres: Report

Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, the city’s civic body, has made it mandatory for people to submit their Aadhaar details along with an OTP sent to their phone, before they can get walk-in COVID-19 tests at the city’s urban health centres, the Times of India reported. The city’s municipal corporation reportedly claimed that this was being done to get correct addresses and phone numbers of people who were being tested, as 10% to 15% of such persons were found to be providing false information.  ...
Tags: Travel, News, US, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Ahmedabad, Times of India, Pune, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, Aadhaar, Covid19, Rajiv Kumar Gupta

Anil Kumar Jain appointed as the new CEO of NIXI

We missed this earlier: Anil Kumar Jain has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of the National Internet Exchange of India (NICI). According to the Beijing-headquartered Asia Pacific Top Level Domain Name Association, Jain was appointed with effect from July 31, and has spent 36 years in telecommunications roles in the government, including at BSNL and the Department of Telecommunications. He had been on the board of NIXI as recently as the financial year 2017–18, according to the exch...
Tags: Travel, Amazon, News, India, Beijing, Asia Pacific, Telecom, Jain, Ahmedabad, Google Facebook, Guwahati, BSNL, NIXI, Sanjay Goel, Internet exchanges, Anil Kumar Jain

From Selling Detergent on a Bicycle to $2 Billion Revenue: The story of Nirma

The story of Nirma, *THE* iconic brand from India: This curated #threadmill brings a deeper perspective on how Nirma was started and how it grew! 1/ The founder of Nirma – Karsanbhai Patel was born in a family of farmers in 1945 in Ruppur, Gujarat. He completed B. Sc. in Chemistry and worked as a Lab Technician. 2/ In 1969, he started experimenting, manufacturing, and packaging phosphate-free synthetic detergent powder from a small room in his house. 3/ The name ‘Nirma’ was deri...
Tags: Business, India, Tech, Ahmedabad, Sushma, Padma Shri, Government of India, Lafarge India, Forbes India, Nirma, Emami Cement, Thethreadmill, Nirma Karsanbhai Patel, Ruppur Gujarat, Karsanbhai, Hindustan Lever Limited now Hindustan Unilever