There was a striking change in Parthiv Patel's approach to the game this season. Perhaps it was the acknowledgement of the fact that he has become the elder statesman but more realistically it was the admittance that his batters are the team's Achilles Heel. After their high in 2016-17, Gujarat's batsmen had not exactly set the pitch on fire. "As a batting unit, we have not yet clicked," Parthiv said. But the leader did not put the entire blame on his pack. "I am also aware that I am short of big runs and that big runs matter," Parthiv had said before. "But I don't think I or my batsmen are out of form. It is just a matter of time," he would say. Nadiad against Andhra, he showed he had not lost the momentum with 57. Cometh the hour, cometh the man. Parthiv made a statement yesterday with an unbeaten 118 that put Gujarat on the front seat on the opening day of their quarter-final against Goa. True, the wicket in Valsad did not have the morning sting, and Goa have come from the Plate … [Read more...] about Parthiv Patel gives team lesson in batsmanship as ton puts Gujarat on top
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A controversial paper by a Canadian professor published earlier this month in the Harvard Public Health Review called for the Games to be cancelled or moved because it said they would likely speed up the spread of Zika throughout the world. Several health experts have disputed the report as lacking evidence for such a move. … [Read more...] about ‘Zika not a reason to cancel Olympics’
Prithvi Shaw (16 off 18 balls), Cheteshwar Pujara (11 off 42 balls) and skipper Virat Kohli (2 off 7 balls) were back in the pavilion with debutant Kyle Jamieson (2/20 in 6 overs) keeping up the pressure after Tim Southee (1/19 in 8 overs) and Trent Boult (0/36 in 8 overs) bowled a probing first spell. … [Read more...] about NZ vs Ind test match: Top-order batsmen fail as India reach 79/3 at lunch on opening day
Ms. Ranganathan said the medical institution has created methodology, to treat alcholism in the country, which is being followed all over the world. She elaborated on the starting of the after care centre, relapse ward to help patients from overcoming their alcohol and drug addiction, initiatives to publish documents and books and training programmes in the field of addiction, particularly in North Eastern States. … [Read more...] about A tribute to Shanthi Ranganathan’s work
Sources confirm that an ‘incomplete’ report with loose ends will aid the policemen. This could be the reason why the investigators were reluctant to seek a medical board opinion in the first place. The report conspicuously does not link or try to establish any connection between the bruises on the body and use of external force (indicating torture). … [Read more...] about Nedumkandam custody death: Shoddy autopsy report to help killers in khaki?