30 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Under attack over his remarks that official auditor should not "sensationalise" its audit findings, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said media did not accurately reflect the spirit of his speech at the CAG conference.
28 Oct 2014
Madrid: Former France playing legend Zinedine Zidane and his club European champions Real Madrid were embroiled in an embarrassing dispute with the Spanish Football Federation who according to influential Madrid-based sports paper Marca handed him a three month coaching ban.
27 Oct 2014
Johannesburg: South Africa soccer captain Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead by intruders when trying to protect his girlfriend during a robbery at her home near Johannesburg, officials said on Monday. The 27-year-old Orlando Pirates goalkeeper died on Sunday after suffering a single shot through the chest at the home of girlfriend Kelly Khumalo, a local actress and singer, in the township of Vosloorus.
21 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Election Commission has proposed making paid news an electoral offence to provide a strong deterrent in a bid to stamp out the menace.
18 Aug 2014
Madrid: Barcelona coach Luis Enrique hasn't ruled out the possibility of making further signings before the end of August.
28 Oct 2014
Washington: A man from Massachusetts has beaten one in 9.7 trillion odds to win the same lottery twice. Kenneth J Stokes from Norwood is a lottery season ticket holder, which automatically enters him into every drawing of a certain lottery with specific, pre-set numbers of his choosing.
11 Oct 2014
Kolkata: Proclaimed a game-changer and perhaps the most star-studded event ever in the history of Indian football featuring retired giants of the game, the ISL will kick off in Kolkata on Sunday aiming to give a fresh lease of life to the global sport in a country which has been called a “sleeping giant” by FIFA.
03 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Amidst a controversy over the national broadcaster telecasting live a speech of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, Doordarshan on Friday said it was covered like any other news event and no special arrangements had been made.
16 Oct 2014
New York: Major League Soccer (MLS) president Don Garber fired back at critical comments by US national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann about the league and its impact on players.
19 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday said that government has an idea of allowing FM Radio channels broadcast news provided by All India Radio (AIR), which in the coming days could also work as a news agency.