28 Jul 2014
New Delhi: GSM operators added 2.10 million new subscribers in rural areas in June to take the overall rural user base to 302.73 million, industry body COAI said on Monday.
26 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Furious at the recent incident of India's Sikh basketball players being asked to remove turbans at the Asia Cup in China, former cricket captain Bishan Singh Bedi on Saturday said the cagers should have walked out of the match instead of complying with the diktat.
22 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Bollywood actor John Abraham who co-owns the North East United FC, the Guwahati franchise of the upcoming Indian Super League, on Tuesday said his team management's aim was to concentrate on Indian players from that region only.
22 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Footballers from South American countries powerhouses such as Brazil and Colombia along with those from Europe would be a part of the international players draft of the Hero Indian Super League to be held next month.
09 Jul 2014
Santa Cruz Cabralia (Brazil): Brazilians in a northeastern town near Germany's training base adopted an “if you can't beat them, join them” approach to Tuesday's World Cup humiliating semi-final defeat by throwing their support behind the side that had thrashed them 7-1 just hours earlier.
10 Jul 2014
Sao Paulo: In a revelation that can potentially hog the limelight for some time in the footballing world, Netherlands coach Louis Van Gaal has revealed that two Dutch players refused to take the first penalty against Argentina during their semi-final defeat in the ongoing World Cup.
30 Jun 2014
Porto Alegre: Algeria coach Vahid Halilhodzic reacted angrily on Sunday to questions on whether the Muslim holy month of Ramadan had affected the team's preparations for the World Cup last-16 match against Germany, saying it was a private matter for the players.
04 Jul 2014
Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has given its players a major financial boost in the new central contracts awarded to them.
03 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Impressing every neutral football buff with their spirited performances in the ongoing World Cup, the Algerian team is on road to earn some more fans as the entire national team have decided to donate their prize money, which they earned from performing well in football’s biggest spectacle, to the beleaguered people of war-torn Gaza.
03 Jul 2014
Ribeirao Preto (Brazil): France defender Mamadou Sakho and his teammates will be filled with "rage" when they take on Germany in the World Cup quarterfinals.