03 Apr 2014
Madrid: When Real Madrid's world footballer of the year Cristiano Ronaldo scored his team's third goal against Borussia Dortmund, he equalled Barcelona's Lionel Messi (2011/12) and Brazilian Jose Altafini's 'Mazzola', in 1962/63, record haul of 14 goals in a season in the European Cup/Champions League and on his 100th appearance in the competition proper to boot.
14 Apr 2014
MADRID: A week ago, Barcelona still had a chance of repeating the historic treble of 2009 but defeats in Europe and La Liga mean Wednesday's King's Cup final against Real Madrid may be their only hope of major silverware this season.
15 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Defying threat to life, people living in 12 worst Naxal-affected Lok Sabha constituencies exercised their franchise in good numbers and polling in some of these areas was as high as 78 per cent on April 10.
30 Mar 2014
Barcelona kept up the pressure on La Liga title rivals Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid when Lionel Messi struck from the penalty spot in a 1-0 win at Espanyol in Saturday's Catalan derby.
14 Apr 2014
London: Researchers may have cracked the formula by which a supersonic car (SSC) capable of reaching a record speed of 1,000mph (1,600 kmph) will cope with the aerodynamic characteristics of travelling that fast.
15 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Indian celebrity commerce company Collectabilla has bagged exclusive rights to market ace footballer Lionel Messi’s merchandise. The stylish range of accessories will be available from mid-April this year.
24 Mar 2014
Madrid: Reigning Spanish champions Barcelona beat rivals Real Madrid 4-3 at Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday night in a typical fiery El Clasico clash to blow the La Liga title race wide open.
10 Apr 2014
New Delhi: An impressive 64 percent turnout was recorded in Lok Sabha polls for the seven seats in the country’s capital where BJP is seeking victory riding on 'Modi wave' and AAP and Congress posing a challenge by promising good governance and development.
13 Mar 2014
BARCELONA: Lionel Messi struck in the second half to end Manchester City's dreams of a famous comeback as Barcelona beat the English club 2-1 at the Nou Camp on Wednesday to reach the Champions League quarter-finals 4-1 on aggregate.
10 Apr 2014
Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex climbed to a new record high of 22,769.20 in early trade on Thursday on sustained buying by funds and retail investors amid a firming trend in Asian markets.