01 Sep 2014
Madrid: Argentina captain Lionel Messi will miss his side's friendly against world champions Germany on Wednesday due to a groin strain, his club side Barcelona confirmed on Monday.
02 Sep 2014
Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex on Tuesday hit the 27,000-mark for the first time while the NSE Nifty soared to yet another high of 8,076.60 in afternoon trade on strong inflows of foreign funds buoyed by encouraging GDP data for the April-June quarter and narrowing CAD.
25 Aug 2014
Barcelona: Lionel Messi wasted little time in finding his stride as he struck twice to lead 10-man Barcelona to a 3-0 home win over Elche and hand new coach Luis Enrique a happy start to the La Liga season on Sunday.
30 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPIs) continued to invest in the Indian equities market as they bought shares worth USD 3.87 billion in August, with the trade for the week ended Aug 28 at yet another record high.
29 Aug 2014
New York: Over 200 meditation students of Sri Chinmoy from 35 countries, including India, have set a new Guinness world record for the World's longest fresh flower garland to honour the Indian spiritual leader.
13 Aug 2014
Gerardo Martino admits he was only there to make up the numbers when he pulled on the Argentina shirt for his one and only cap in 1991 but he now has the chance to leave a lasting impression on the national side after being named coach on Tuesday.
23 Jul 2014
Madrid: A leading Spanish website has claimed that Lionel Messi was interested in a transfer to English Premier League club Arsenal before the Argentine star signed an extension with Barcelona in May.
29 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Bankers have hailed the Prime Minister's call to end financial untouchability’ and opened millions of accounts on the inaugural day itself. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched 'Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana', aimed at bringing more people 7.5 crore households by FY18 under the banking fold.
31 Jul 2014
New Delhi: One of world’s all time best footballer Lionel Messi could face a jail term of up to six years due to his inadvertent involvement in a tax evasion case in Spain.
26 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Retreating from record highs, the benchmark BSE Sensex fell over 105 points in the morning trade on Tuesday with metal, auto and power sector stocks leading the fall, triggered by negative domestic cues amidst a weak trend in Asian trade.