Daily Archives: December 8, 2019

Amazon India halts ‘search-seeding’

Amazon is halting the use of an important tool called “search-seeding” that helped decide which products appear first in searches on its India marketplace. Two sources aware of the development said “search-seeding” has over the past few months been disabled on Amazon India. Search-seeding boosted the chances of products appearing on the coveted first page.

Yes Bank moves in to name wilful defaulters

Private sector lender Yes Bank plans to declare former promoters of the bankrupt Cox & Kings, Peter Kerkar and his sister Urrshila Kerkar, wilful defaulters after the travel services firm failed to repay loans. The wilful defaulters’ tag will make it tough for the Kerkars to borrow from banks and financial institutions.

Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Monday (December 9) that comprise the action from Ranji Trophy and Indian Super League.

2nd T20I: West Indies level series with 8-wicket win over India

Lendl Simmons scored 67* off 45 balls as West Indies beat India by 8 wickets to win the 2nd T20I and level the three-match series 1-1. Chasing a challenging 171, Windies crossed the line with nine balls to spare. Evin Lewis (40) and Nicholas Pooran (38*) provided excellent support in the run chase. Earlier, Shivam Dube (54) and Rishabh Pant (33*) helped India post 170 for the loss of 7 wickets.

2nd T20I: Virat Kohli screamer lights up gloomy day for Indian fielders

On a day when misfields ruled India’s defence of the 171-run target they set for West Indies to chase in the second T20I between the two sides at Thiruvananthapuram’s Greenfield International Stadium, captain Virat Kohli took a screamer to dismiss Shimron Hetmyer.

Kunal’s sweet b’day wish for Sharmila Tagore

Actor Kunal Kemmu has taken to his Instagram to share a sweet birthday wish for his mother-in-law Sharmila Tagore. The actor shared a beautiful picture with the veteran actress and captioned it as ” Happy Birthday Amma. Lots of love always ❤️”

PCB chief Ehsan Mani announces stepping down of Wasim Khan

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ehsan Mani on Sunday announced the stepping down of Cricket Committee head Wasim Khan from his post.

Juice Wrld passes away at the age of 21

The Chicago-based hip-hop star Juice Wrld passed away today. According to reports, the rapper who had celebrated his birthday six days ago had flown from California to Chicago’s Midway Airport. During his journey, he suffered a seizure in the terminal and soon after landing the paramedics transported him to a local hospital, where he was declared dead.

2nd T20I: West Indies beat India by 8 wickets, level series 1-1

Check live cricket score, scorecard and ball by ball commentary of 2nd T20I match between India and West Indies on Times of India.

Kartik slammed for showing fake abs in an ad

Bollywood actor Kartik Aaryan has landed himself in a fix for doing a commercial advertisement. He recently did an ad for a hair removal brand. The actor is being slammed for using excessive photoshop and promoting toxic masculinity.