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Rio 2016: Pullela Gopichand, the Man Behind India’s Rise in Badminton

Hyderabad: If there is one person and one academy which helped India produce world-class shuttlers and emerge as a badminton hotbed, it’s Pullela Gopichand and his badminton academy here. Sixteen years after his heart-breaking defeat at the Sydney Olympics, Gopichand came close to realising his Olympic dream — albeit in a different role. The amazing run of PV Sindhu at the Rio Olympics has brought the focus on her celebrated…

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Moto Z Play Leaked in Live Images Showing Glass Back Panel

HIGHLIGHTS Moto Z Play will reportedly sport glass rear panel It is expected to be powered by a Snapdragon 652 processor Moto Z Play is likely to feature similar design as the Moto Z Motorola’s alleged Moto Z Play has again made it to the Internet and this time it has surfaced in leaked live images. The images have been posted on Reddit as well as Instagram by different people…

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FreedomPop Unveils Unlimited Free WhatsApp Access in Over 30 Countries

HIGHLIGHTS Free WhatsApp access in Germany, UK, France, Portugal, and Italy It also gives 100 voice minutes, 500 SMS, and 200MB of additional data FreedomPop managed to raise $50 million in funding in Jaunary Facebook-owned WhatsApp could be said to have almost completely replaced traditional voice and text messaging, being the most popular instant messaging service worldwide. In an attempt to woo the large WhatsApp user base, US-based mobile virtual…

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Why do Olympic winners bite their medals?

Photo op after photo op, every single Olympic medal winner we’ve seen in recent times bites their medal. Michael Phelps has bitten so many that his winnings might come in handy for all those chipped teeth! Rafael Nadal is another champion who has been pictured repeatedly doing it. Jokes apart though, why do they do it? Photographers like it Several athletes wouldn’t do it if they weren’t asked. Many of…

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Veeram First Look: Kunal Kapoor Transforms Into a Warrior

Mumbai: The makers of the upcoming film Veeram released the first poster and actor Kunal Kapoor looked every bit of a true and epic warrior in it. Veeram is an adaptation of legendary poet Shakespear’s classic Macbeth. The poster gives a glimpse of the bare back of the actor who dons the avatar of a warrior. The story is set in the North Malabar area of Kerala. Directed by national…

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Rio 2016: I Will Give My Heart Out for Gold, Says PV Sindhu

Rio de Janeiro: Ecstatic but unruffled by burden of expectations after storming into the Olympic finals, Indian shuttler PV Sindhu on Thursday said she is in fact looking forward to end ace shooter Abhinav Bindra’s reign as the country’s sole individual Olympic gold-medallist. The two-time World Championship bronze-medallist notched up a sensational 21-19, 21-10 victory over the All England Champion from Japan in a pulsating semi-final that lasted 49 minutes….

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Xiaomi Redmi 4, Mi Note 2 Leaked in Images Ahead of Launch

HIGHLIGHTS The Mi Note 2 is seen sporting a dual-edge display It may come with a dual camera setup at the back It is expected to be roughly priced at Rs. 25,000 The Xiaomi Redmi 4 and Mi Note 2 are expected to launch within a month, but before that happens images of both the smartphones have leaked online. The photos showcase metal unibodies, fingerprint sensors, and also reveal some…

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Asus ZenFone 3, ZenFone 3 Deluxe, ZenFone 3 Ultra, ZenFone 3 Laser Launched in India

HIGHLIGHTS Asus India has launched four ZenFone 3 models in india ZenFone 3 has been launched in its 5.2-inch display model ZenFone 3 series was first unveiled in Taiwan at Computex Asus India on Wednesday launched its ZenFone 3 series in the country. The company has priced the ZenFone 3 (ZE520KL) at Rs. 21,999, the ZenFone 3 (ZE552KL) at Rs. 27,999, the ZenFone 3 Ultra (ZU680KL) at Rs. 49,999, and…

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Google Chrome tests out a more personal New Tab page

On Dev builds, it uses Google Now to guess at interesting ‘Articles for you.’ A recent change to the Chrome Dev build on Android could indicate a new feature coming to the browser soon. Android Police points out that users are seeing a Google Now-powered content list on their devices, and I was able to pull it up easily after installing the test version of the app on my device….

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World’s ‘largest aircraft’ takes off for its first flight

The world’s “largest aircraft” has embarked on its maiden flight, four days after a previous attempt was abandoned due to technical issues. The Airlander 10 — part plane, part airship — yesterday took to the skies amid cheers and applause from crowds gathered at an airfield in Cardington, central England. The successful flight comes 85 years after another airship — the ill-fated R101 — took off from the same airfield…

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Explained: Repechage rule that helped Sakshi Malik win bronze in wrestling

Sakshi had lost her quarterfinal bout but got a fresh lease of life when her Russian conqueror reached the final, allowing the Indian to compete in the repechage round. (Reuters) Sakshi Malik scripted history on Wednesday by becoming the first woman wrestler from India to bag an Olympic medal and only fourth female athlete from the country to climb to the podium at the biggest sporting event in the world…

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Salman Khan announces Rs. 1 lakh for Indian athletes at Rio Olympics

New Delhi: Bollywood actor Salman Khan on Wednesday said he would handout cheques of Rs1.01 lakhs to the Indian athletes representing the nation at Rio Olympics. The 50 year-old actor took to his twitter handle to make the announcement. “As a gesture of appreciation for our Olympic athletes, I will present each one with a cheque of Rs1, 01, 000,” Khan tweeted. He said the government has been supportive of…

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