Puducherry: Indian universities have got a long way to go before it could vie with globally reputed institutions where students yearn to study. Students and academics tout the QS World University Rankings as a reliable indicator of the standing of a higher-education institution. Commendably, Pondicherry University (PU) made it to "the 51- 55" slot among Indian Universities as per the 2020 rank list that was released late last month. PU achieved the current position in just its second year of participation in the ranking process for the prestigious global list which was introduced in 2014. This is a significant achievement for PU as other leading universities from India was also in the fray. The UK-based QS is the world’s largest, international higher education network linking students, business schools and universities. In QS Rankings the overall performance of a University is tested on the basis of eight rigorous performance indicators -- academic reputation, faculty-student … [Read more...] about What all fetched Pondicherry varsity a good ranking on famed QS list
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Email By Offsiders columnist Richards Hinds Posted May 07, 2019 05:25:51 Video: Steve Smith and David Warner have returned to the Australian side. (ABC News) Related Story: Smith, Warner back for Australian XI in World Cup warm-up win over NZ Related Story: Smith takes a screamer to dismiss Warner in IPL, but has he reinjured his elbow? Related Story: Steve Smith scores half-century after being promoted to captain of his IPL side Map: Australia Cricket's new normal began at Brisbane's Allan Border Field on Monday when Aaron Finch captained an Australian XI that included the decommissioned leaders Steve Smith and David Warner.We had been prepared for this moment during the summer when Tim Paine continued in the role thrust upon him in South Africa as executive captain — a skipper picked as much on leadership ability, even statesmanship, as his potential contribution with gloves or bat.But it was not until Smith and Warner trotted out behind Finch that we got the … [Read more...] about Steve Smith and David Warner still dominate headlines, but Australian cricket’s new leadership could be for the best
The 30-year-old sparked the stunning collapse which secured a 13-run victory in the final against cross-town rival Melbourne Stars with the wickets of opening pair Marcus Stoinis and Ben Dunk. Live stream the Australia v Pakistan T20 & Test Series with KAYO SPORTS on your TV or favourite device. Get your 14-day free trial > It would be unfair on one of the Renegades’ unsung heroes to focus solely on his heroics in the decider. Boyce was one of the most economical bowlers of BBL08, conceding only 6.44 runs an over and taking 16 wickets. A seven-time T20 international for Australia, Boyce was one of the most improved players in the BBL. In 2017-18, he took six wickets from 10 games, conceded a costly 7.88 runs an over and contributed four runs playing for Hobart Hurricanes. In 2018-19, his first season with the Renegades, Boyce collected 16 scalps in 16 matches and clubbed 146 runs at a strike rate of 149. While his wickets tally was eight short of Kane Richardson (24), … [Read more...] about SuperCoach BBL player watch: Can Melbourne Renegades spinner Cameron Boyce fire again?
Australia begin their Test summer against Pakistan at the Gabba on Thursday having recalled Queensland opener Joe Burns, who is likely to beat Cameron Bancroft to the role as Warner’s opening partner. Live stream the Pakistan v Australia T20 & Test Series with KAYO SPORTS on your TV or favourite device. Get your 14-day free trial > Warne questions selections Cricket: Aussie spin legend Shane Warne has questioned the selection of Cameron Bancroft in Australia's Test squad. The recent Ashes retention in England was largely thanks to Smith’s historic 774-run haul as Warner, Bancroft and the since-axed Marcus Harris all floundered against the new ball. Paine says the clear connection between the recalled Burns and Warner is a positive as they prepare for a reunion three years in the making. “It’s always nice when you can find an opening combination that can get along,” said Paine. “Dave and Joe have a unique relationship; … [Read more...] about Australia’s ‘rare unit’ reunion could breathe life into top order
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