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    Angry 'side' of Dravid catches Kohli by surprise
    • Angry 'side' of Dravid catches Kohli by surprise(19:04)

      New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Rahul Dravid was always known for his calm demeanour on the field and off it. But a new angry version of former India batsman, known as 'The Wall' for his stout defence, has caught even the angry young man of Indian cricket, Virat Kohli, by surprise.

    Covid pandemic worsened outcomes for kidney disease patients
    Desi soaps finally give men the limelight (Ld)
    • Desi soaps finally give men the limelight (Ld)(14:20)

      Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) Gone are the days when male actors had nothing substantial to contribute to a story on television soaps. TV has traditionally been an actress' medium, and till not long ago the men before the camera were little more than props, as 'saas' and 'bahu' squared up.

    Peltzman Effect: Why Covid cases are soaring after jabs
    • Peltzman Effect: Why Covid cases are soaring after jabs(12:52)

      New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) An increasing number of people, including doctors, are testing positive from the Covid-19 infections even after taking both doses of vaccinated. The reason could be an increase in the risk-taking behaviour, prompted by the rollout of vaccines against the deadly virus, better understood as the "Peltzman Effect".