Arvind kejriwal is spending approximately Rs 5.45 crores per month on promotion of brand Aam Admi.Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal spent Rs 60 Crores in just 11 months for the publicity and marketing of brand “Aam Admi”. Aam Admi is no more ‘Aam Admi’.
This includes campaigns across print, television, radio and outdoor publicity by all the departments of the state.
There are various campaigns (print, television, radio and outdoor publicity by all the departments of the state) going on and they are going to cost another Rs 35 crore.
Kejriwal allocated a massive budget of Rs 526 for advertising and publicity.
AAP government will launch new phase of marketing on February 14.AAP government will complete one year on 14 February.
Content of most of the advertisement is always negative and Arvind Kejriwal is the center of all campaign.
A team of Mersenne organization at the University of Central Missouri, headed by Curtis Cooper has claimed that they have found the largest prime number. This number is 274,207,281 – 1 and this number has 22 million digits.
The new prime number is named as M74207281 (calculated by multiplying together 74,207,281 twos then subtracting one).
The new record has broken the old record by approximately 5 million digits. Interestingly older prime number has also been discovered by same team.
Head of team Curtis Cooper announced this via a press release.
What is GIMPS ?
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) is a collaboration of volunteers to find special larger prime numbers known as Mersenne. Mersenne is one less than a power of two. The official discovery date is January 7th.
GIMPS team developed a software named prime95 to search new and bigger prime number.
Chennai Super Kings186 for 5 (Hussey 88, Raina 51, Faulkner 3-20) beat Rajasthan Royals 185 for 4 (Watson 101, Binny 36*, Ashwin 2-20) by five wickets
In the 30th match played at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk Chennai Super Kingsbeats Rajasthan Royals by 5 wickets.
Rajasthan Royals won the toss and decided to bat. MEK Hussey (Chennai Super Kings) has been declared Man Of the Match.
Opening pair provided a strong and commanding start to Rajasthan Royals.SR Watson(101 runs off 61 balls, 6×4, 6×6) of Rajashthan Royals proved the decision right. Watson’s strike rate was staggering 165.57.
Watson scored first century of the IPL 6 but it could not help to defeat Chennai Super Kings. After hitting six boundaries and six sixes, an easy catch to Hussey at extra cover brought the curtains down on a memorable innings by Watson. Chennai Super Kings’ bowling attack was ordinary.
R Ashwin was most effective bowler from Chennai Super Kings.He grabbed 2 for 20 in four overs with 8 dot balls. DJ Bravo took 2 wickets.Others bowlers could not perform very well.
Binny(36 off 22 balls) was another batsmen who helped Rajasthan Royals to score 185 for 4. Watson was guiding Rajasthan Royals while other batsmen were providing company to him. Rajasthan Royals lost first wicket at 71 and fourth wicket at 159 in 17.3 overs.
Chasing a tough target of 186 Chennai Super Kings lost first wicket of Murli Vijay (3 off 5 balls) in second overHe was caught and bowled by Chandila.M Hussey (88 off 51,13 4s,1 6s) attacked Rajasthan Royals’ bowlers brutally. Hussey scored his fifty in just 31 balls. Hussey went ballistic from the onset and slaughtered the Rajasthan Royals’bowlers with consummate ease.
Out of form Suresh Raina (51 off 35 balls) also played an important role in the victory of Chennai Super Kings over Rajasthan Royals’.
JP Faulkner was most successful bowler from Rajasthan Royals.He took 3 wickets in 4 over.
Player of the match MEK Hussey (Chennai Super Kings)
Is there any word to describe the feeling when you are just a novice and you are facing two living legends of Cricket? Is there any word to describe feelings and madness engulfed you when you have sent two living legends, Ricky Ponting and Sachin Tendulkar, back to the pavilion in just 8 balls?
There is no word to describe those feelings of madness, euphoria, joy and living a dream. You have to invent a new word for that. An unknown Ajit Chandila lived those moments when he scalped two stalwarts of Circket-Ricky ponting and Sachin Tendulkar in the span of 8 balls.Isn’t it unbelievable? Yes it is.
Such was the impact of this ‘RiSaCh ‘ (Acronym for Ricky Sachin and Chandila) moment that Rajasthan Royals thrashed powerful Mumbai Indians by 87 runs in the Pepsi Indian Premier League-VI match at the SMS Stadium here on a pleasant Wednesday night.
This venue is lucky for Amit Chandila.Last year at this venue Ajit Cahndila had a hat trick when he got wickets of Sourav Ganguly, Jesse Ryder and Robin Uthappa playing against Pune Warriors.But there is no match of this Risach moment that he lived in those 8 balls.
Rajasthan Royals won the toss and chose to bat first.Opening pair Rahane(68 runs on 54 balls) and Watson (31 Runs on 25 balls) set the benchmark that motivated other batsmen to score more runs.
D Yagnink (34 runs on 24 balls) and BJ Hodge (27 runs on 15 balls) placed Rajasthan Royals in a commanding position.Mumbai Indians bowling attack proved lackluster.Star bowler Lasith Malinga conceded 16 runs in an over and it forced Captain Ricky Ponting to test 6 bowlers till 9th over.
A. Rahane has been declared Man of the Match.
Rajasthan Royals: Shane Watson c Karthik b Pollard 31 (25b, 5×4, 1×6), Ajinkya Rahane (not out) 68 (54b, 8×4, 1×6), Dishant Yagnik c Tendulkar b Harbhajan 34 (24b, 4×4, 1×6), Stuart Binny (run out) 4 (4b), Brad Hodge (not out) 27 (15b, 2×6); Extras (lb-7, nb-2, w-6): 15; Total (for three wkts. in 20 overs): 179.
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Watson), 2-115 (Yagnik), 3-126 (Binny).
IPL 6 is gaining momentum and entertaining cricket lovers. Teams are putting their heart and soul in each IPL.No one can predict which team is going to win the IPL 6 since cricket is a game of uncertainty. Every player is giving his best.
Virat Kohli and Chris Gayle is most popular batsman in this IPL. Virat Kohli is at No.1 place in scoring runs (256 runs in 5 matches) while Chris Gayle scored maximum number of sixes. Kevon Cooper, Viney Kumar and Dwayne Bravo (by taking 8 wickets each) are giving tough fights to each other to be the best bowler. After 19 matches the main performances of many players is given here –
Rajasthan Royals 126 for 4 (Rahane 34*, Praveen 2-10) beat Kings XI Punjab 124 (Hussey 41, Sreesanth 2-20, Trivedi 2-21) by 6 wickets.
Rajasthan Royals beats Kings XI Punjab by 6 wickets in the 18th match played at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur. Rajasthan Royals won the toss and decided to field.
Batting of Kings XI Punjab was the sole reason of their defeat. They could not face lethal bowling attack of Rajasthan Royals. Kings XI Punjab’s top three batsmen could score only 5 runs.Even Captain Adam Gilchrist could not score a single run.
Kings XI Punjab kept loosing wickets with regular interval. At one time their score was 3 for 10 and half of the team was back to pavilion at 67 runs.
Only DH Hussey (41 off 31 balls) posed some threat for a brief time till Trivedi sent him back to pavilion.Azhar Mahmood (23 off 20 balls) was the second highest scorer from Kings XI Punjab.
Sreesanth of Rajasthan Royals bowled very well.
Rajasthan Royals chased the target of 125 very easily. Openers SR Watson (34) and AM Rahane (32) paved the way for an easy victory.
Captain Gilchrist of Kings XI blamed failure of top order for the defeat.
Adam Gilchrist said “We let 7-8 deliveries slip in the innings. We have been bowled out twice now, and it isn’t acceptable. It starts at the top, with me. Then in the first 3-4 overs, we gave Shane Watson enough to hit, but we can’t blame the bowlers because we didn’t give them a good total to defend. But they fought hard.”
Rajasthan Royals captain Rahul Dravid praised Faulkner ,Rahane and Sanju Samson for the victory.
Rajasthan Royals’ captain Rahul Dravid said “It was pretty nervous in the end there. Heart rate around 150-155, but Rahane and the young kind Sanju Samson played really well, showed a lot of composure. We should have got there before the last over. It is a good cricket wicket, not all wickets should be 180-190, these ones make for good exciting cricket. So I am happy with the wicket. Faulkner has been exceptional for us, be brings in a lot of energy in the group. We are happy with the start we had, but we’ll learn with the challenges.”
Player of the match JP Faulkner (Rajasthan Royals)
Kolkata Knight Riders 180 for 4 (Gambhir 53, Kallis 41) beat Sunrisers Hyderabad 132 for 7 (NLTC Perera 36, P Patel 27) by 48 runs.
Defending Champion Kolkata Knight Riders beats Sunrisers Hyderabad by 48 runs in Pepsi Indian Premier League, in Kolkata.
This is second victory for KKR and second defeat for Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Gautam Gambhir has been declared Man of the Match for his brilliant knock of 53 runs on . Gautam scored 53 runs on just 45 balls.Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and chose to bat first.KKR decision was proved right when their batting line brutally thrashed bowling attack of Sunrisers Hyderabad.
MS Bisla (28 runs off 24 balls ) and Gautam Gambhir (53 off 45) provided a strong and consolidated platform for KKR on which Eoin Morgan (47) and Jacques Kallis (41) scored a huge score 0f 180 for Sunrisers Hyderabad.
KKR lost first wicket at 59 and second on 102.Third wicket was lost at 169 and fourth one at 180.This is enough to tell how brutal their batting attack against Sunrisers Hyderabad was.
180 proved too much for Sunrisers .Sunrisers Hyderabad bowling attack was weak and batsman followed their bowler’s performance as an example. PA Patel(27) and CL White(34) tried to defy KKR lethal bowling attack but they could not face it for longer period.
Captain KC Sangakkara could score only 2 runs and later on Sunriser Hyderabad batting collapsed easily. Only NLTC Perera scored 36 runs.Kallis sent him back to pavilion.
Sunriser Hyderabad was losing wickets with regular interval. Sunriser Hyderabad lost first wicket at 57 and second on 68.
Later on Sangakkara accepted that 180 was a big score to chase. He was expecting good knock from CL White.
Captain Sangakkara: “We brought it back pretty well after the first six overs, but lost a bit of momentum. We were outplayed by a better side. If we had limited them to about 160, we were never really in the chase from the start. We thought in the Powerplay, having White on the top would help him get a big one for us. We’ve got good hitting power in White, Reddy and Perera. The rest of us have to rotate the strike.”
Kallis has contributed with bowling also.He took 3 crucial wickets of NLTC Perera,PA Patel and CL White.
Gambhir praised Kallis and Morgan for their contribution in the victory.
Gambhir said “It was a good wicket to bat on, the way Morgan and Jacques batted it was fantastic. We were thinking of 160 at one stage, but to get 180 is great. Morgan has been an incredible batsman; we wanted to give him more time. We wanted someone to complement Sunil, the way Senanayake and Sunil bowled, it’s great for us. We got the right pick to bowl in tandem with Sunil. When you’re in good nick, you’ve got to take the team along.”
Gautam Gambhir has been declared Man of the Match.
Chennai Super Kings166 for 6 (Jadeja 38*, Rampaul 3-31) beat Royal Challengers Bangalore 165 for 6 (De Villiers 64, Kohli 58) by four wickets.
Chennai Super Kings snatched victory from RCB jaws in a thrilling match. This match will be remembered as a complete entertainment match in IPL.Till the last moment both teams were inching towards victory but ‘Sir Ravindra Jadeja’ made all the difference.
RP Singh will never forget this match in his entire life as nothing went in his favour contrary to R Jadeja.RP Singh conceded 16 in the last over and that includes a huge no ball which was caught at third man. This single moment proved fatal for RCB and there was victory for Chennai Super Kings and broader smile on Sir R Jadeja face like all cricket lovers.
Chennai Super Kingsneeded two off the last ball and R Jadeja was desperate to settle score in the ball but he was caught at third man by Ravi Rampaul. Royal Challengers Bangalorestarted celebrating their victory but umpire declared this as no ball and now it was CSK turn to celebrate.
Chennai Super Kingswon the toss and ask RCB to bat. Royal Challengers Bangalorehurricane Chris Gayle could not show his heroics this time and MA Agarwal added just 24 balls. With the failure of opening pair now onus was on Captain Kohli. Kohli (58 off 47 balls with 2 4s and 2 6s) propelled RCB and supported by AB de Villiers (64 off 32 balls).Other batsman could not contribute much.
CH Morris took 3 wickets by giving 40 runs.
Chennai Super Kings opening pair could not perform well. At one time CSK score was 10 for 2 wickets. Later on Raina,Badrinath and Dhoni consolidated CSK score.In the last there was Jadeja saga and CSK defeated RCB in a nail biting match.
R Rampaul took three wickets and RP Singh proved too costly for RCB.
Champions T20 League will be played in India from September 17 to October 6. This has been announced by BCCI President N Srinivasan. N Srinivasan is also chairman of the Champions T20 League. India is going to host the tournament third time.
Champions T20 League is a tournament where winners of T20 leagues from around the world participate to prove their supremacy .This time 29 matches will be played and USD 6 million will be the prize money.
The venues for the Champions T20 league will be announced at the end of the Indian T20 League.
Trinidad & Tobago has been given direct entry into the tournament based on their performance in 2011 and 2012. Trinidad & Tobago played qualifier in 2011 and 2012 and was runner up in 2009.
Pakistan side Faisalabad Wolves is also taking part in the tournament.
There will not be any team from England due to unavailability.
“The CLT20 will return to India this year. It will be the third time India will host the tournament in five years, after 2009 and 2011. The competition, which will again feature leading cricketers from across the world and some of the established legends of world cricket, will be watched and followed by equally passionate fans,” N Srinivasan, Chairman of the league, said. Teams in Group A:
Champions of the Indian T20 League
Highveld Lions from South Africa,
Perth Scorchers from Australia,
Third ranked Indian T20 League team and the top team in the qualifier.
Teams in Group B:
The runners-up of the Indian T20 League,
Nashua Titans from South Africa,
Brisbane Heat from Australia,
Trinidad & Tobago and the second placed team in the qualifier.
Teams in the qualifiers:
Fourth ranked Indian T20 League team,
Otago Volts from New Zealand,
Champions from Sri Lanka
Champions from Pakistan.
Champions League Twenty20 was started in 2008 but due to Mumbai terror attack tournament has been cancelled. Formally tournament has been played in 2009 for the first time. It is jointly owned by the BCCI, Cricket Australia and Cricket South Africa.
New South Wales Blues, Chennai Super Kings, Mumbai Indians and Sydney Sixers were the winners of previous tournaments.
Royal challengers Bangalore defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by eight-wicket .This victory has moved RCB to No 1 place in Pepsi Indian Premier League. RCB has 6 points and won 3 matches out of 4 matches they played.
Match was played at M Chinnaswamy Stadium. West Indian Chris Gayle single handedly demolished KKR with his brilliant knock of 85 runs on 50-ball. Chris Gayle scored his fifty in just 32 balls.
RCB have won the toss and elected to bowl first. Virat Kohli’s bowlers proved him right when RP Singh crushed KKR with his bowling attack.KKR batting collapsed easily and no one could face the lethal attack of RCB bowlers. Only captain Gautam Gambhir poses some threat to RCB bowlers but it could not stop the collapse of KKR bating.
Gambhir Scored his 17th fifty in this match.Gambhir scored 59 .Gambhir and Kallis tried to build partnership but it could not be sustained by other KKR batsmen as they were savaged by RCB bowling attack.
At one point KKR score was 113 for 3 in 15 overs.But KKR lost 5 wickets and managed 41 runs. Manoj Tiwari dropped a catch of de Villiers when he was on 7.This was a fatal mistake for KKR. de Villiers partnered with Gayle to win the match.
Gautam Gambhir is hopeful that his team will recover later on. Gautam Gambhir said “We will have plans and we need to stick to those. If plan A doesn’t work then Plan B will work. But sometimes none of your plans works because Gayle is a quality player. I think all the bowlers did a good job at the start,” he told reporters at the post-match press conference.
Kolkata: Manvinder Bisla(w), Gautam Gambhir(c), Jacques Kallis, Manoj Tiwary, Yusuf Pathan, Eoin Morgan, Ryan McLaren, Rajat Bhatia, Pradeep Sangwan, Sunil Narine, Lakshmipathy Balaji
Bangalore: Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli(c), AB de Villiers, Moises Henriques, Lokesh Rahul, Arun Karthik(w), Vinay Kumar, Jaidev Unadkat, RP Singh, Muttiah Muralitharan
Kolkata Knight Riders: Manvinder Bisla c Rahul b Henriques 1 (5b), Gautam Gambhir c & b Vinay 59 (46b, 7×4, 1×6), Jacques Kallis c Henriques b Vinay 16 (19b, 2×4), Yusuf Pathan c Vinay b Henriques 27 (17b, 3×4, 1×6), Manoj Tiwary c de Villiers b R.P. Singh 23 (16b, 2×4), Eoin Morgan c (sub) Christian b R.P. Singh 2 (5b), Rajat Bhatia b R.P. Singh 13 (7b, 2×4), Ryan McLaren (run out) 2 (3b), Pradeep Sangwan (not out) 4 (2b, 1×4), Sunil Narine (not out) 1 (1b); Extras (lb-3, nb-1, w-2): 6. Total (for eight wkts., in 20 overs): 154.
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Bisla), 2-54 (Kallis), 3-95 (Yusuf), 4-124 (Gambhir), 5-132 (Morgan), 6-135 (Tiwary), 7-149 (McLaren), 8-149 (Bhatia).
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Chris Gayle (not out) 85 (50b, 4×4, 9×6), Mayank Agarwal c Bisla b McLaren 6 (8b, 1×4), Virat Kohli c Morgan b Balaji 35 (27b, 4×4, 2×6), AB de Villiers (not out) 22 (22b, 2×4, 1×6); Extras (nb-2, w-8): 10. Total (for two wkts., in 17.3 overs): 158.
Guided by Dinesh Kartik and Rohit Sharma’s brilliant knock Mumbai Indian defeated Delhi Daredevils by 44-run in Pepsi Indian Premier League match.
This is Delhi’s third consecutive defeat and biggest one till now.Delhi Daredevil’s could not succumb to the pressure to chase gigantic target of 200 plus.
Match was played in Wankhede Stadium.This is second consecutive victory for Mumbai Indian after first defeat by Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Mumbai Indians lost their opening pair, Sachin Tendulkar and Ricky Ponting, quickly but timely knock by Dinesh Kartik put Mumbai’s Indian on driver seat and sent Delhi daredevils on back foot.
But lost of two iconic batsmen of the cricket doesn’t impacted Kartik and Rohit Sharma. They welcomed bowlers of Delhi Daredevil’s with fours and sixes. Dinesh Kartik hit three fours in his first 11 balls and scored 12 runs. That was an indication for Delhi Daredevils that Kartik have something in his mind to demolish Delhi Daredevils bowling attack.
Ashish Nehra was the next target to be demolished with two fours and a six in his over.
Dinesh Kartik scored his second fifty on 29 balls. Dinesh Kartik and Rohit Sharma was in sync .While Dinesh was on attack Rohit was supporting him playing defensively as per the situation.Rohit was on 12 when partnership reached 74.
Rohit scored his fifty in 42 balls . Kieron Pollard and Ambati Rayudu also added run quickly. Rayudu smashed 24 off eight balls and Kieron Pollard smacked 13 off six balls. Delhi daredevils have a mammoth target of 210 runs and they could not chase it.
A terrific catch from Ponting, leaping horizontally to his right as Unmukt Chand got a leading edge off Harbhajan Singh at short cover sent shock waves in Delhi Daredevils camp .Lasith Malinga dropped a catch of Jayawardhane.
Mitchell Johnson took the wicket of Jayawardene. This was a severe blow for Delhi Daredevils.
Australian opener David Warner was the only batsmen from Delhi Daredevils fighting but other batsmen didn’t support him .Warner scored 61 runs on 37 balls.
There is one more addition in the overcrowded Smartphone market by Taiwanese company HTC.
HTC (High Tech Computer Corporation) has launched “HTC-ONE” smart phone. This phone is expected to give competition to Samsung Galaxy S3, Apple’s iPhone 5, BlackBerry Z10 and Nokia Lumia 920.
HTC ONE price range is Rs. 42,000 to Rs. 45000.
The phone will be available from starting of May.
Smart Phone Prominent features
HTC-ONE offers many features like “Ultrapixel” camera, HTC BoomSound’, HTC BlinkFeed
And Full metal body in this new age smart phone.
“Ultrapixel” camera that can capture up to 20 photos and a 3-second video in a single shot making the album lively and breathing as per HTC.
HTC also providing Dual frontal stereo speakers powered by built-in amplifiers to make it a music phone.HTC termed it ‘HTC BoomSound’.
HTC is providing 25 GB of Dropbox space free for two years.
Reliance has partnered with HTC and providing 1GB of 3G data free for 3 months.Apart from this BigFlix subscription is free for three months.
Nilanjan Mukherjee, Chief Revenue Officer, Reliance Communications Limited said, “We are happy to exclusively partner with HTC to bring the new HTC One in India. Every Reliance GSM subscriber can now avail 1GB of 3G data free for 3 months along with free sharing of unlimited text, music, pictures and videos through WhatsApp and Facebook for 3 months. We are also offering free BigFlix subscription for 3 months that will enable Reliance 3G users to watch the latest movies on the go without having to worry about any additional data charges.”
He added, “Our bundled offers on RCOM’s superior 3G network is set to provide a compelling new experience with incredible affordability to Smartphone users across the country”.
HTC-ONE Technical Specifications:-
4.7-inch full-HD touch screen display with a full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels