Daily Archives: December 8, 2019
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 ❤️”
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.