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Adventure on your mind? Head to these five countries

11 Sep 2019

Adventure on your mind? Head to these five countries

Travel means different things to different people.

Best beaches in the world

22 Jul 2019

Best beaches in the world

What makes beaches great is that they have something for all sorts of travel souls.

VP Naidu meets Costa Rica President, discusses issues including terrorism

09 Mar 2019

VP Naidu meets Costa Rica President, discusses issues including terrorism

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has met President of Costa Rica Carlos Alvarado Quesada and held "fruitful" discussions on a range of issues, including cross border terrorism, and new areas of collaboration that hold potential to boost the bilateral ties.

International friendlies: Important facts from fixtures played on October 11

12 Oct 2018

International friendlies: Important facts from fixtures played on October 11

The international break is here and it is again time for players to go out to represent the hopes of an entire nation.

Kepa Arrizabalaga: All about the world's costliest goal-keeper

09 Aug 2018

Kepa Arrizabalaga: All about the world's costliest goal-keeper

After Thibaut Courtois refused to participate in training sessions with Chelsea, the Blues knew they had to ship him away.

Brazil to take on Serbia in their final group-stage match

27 Jun 2018

Brazil to take on Serbia in their final group-stage match

Brazil would face Serbia in their final game of the group stage tonight.

How can Brazil, Germany and Argentina qualify for last 16?

26 Jun 2018

How can Brazil, Germany and Argentina qualify for last 16?

The 2018 edition of the FIFA World Cup has reached a pivotal stage and the excitement of fans is at another level.

Scenarios in which Brazil would qualify for the knock-out stage

22 Jun 2018

Scenarios in which Brazil would qualify for the knock-out stage

Brazil left it until the dying moments to scrape past Costa Rica and seal a 2-0 victory.

Will Neymar be able to play against Costa Rica?

20 Jun 2018

Will Neymar be able to play against Costa Rica?

Brazil fans are anxious to know the situation of superstar Neymar, after he suffered 'minor' injury and missed training on Tuesday.

#BizarreNews: Football fans book a hotel in the wrong city

19 Jun 2018

#BizarreNews: Football fans book a hotel in the wrong city

2018 FIFA World Cup has seen fans, from across the globe, making their way to Russia for the premier football tournament.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Know about India's first ball-boy

19 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Know about India's first ball-boy

India saw its first ever ball-boy taking part in a FIFA World Cup game.

Brazil coach Tite raises concerns about Neymar's fitness

17 Jun 2018

Brazil coach Tite raises concerns about Neymar's fitness

Brazil coach Tite has raised concerns about his star player Neymar's fitness.

Costa Rica's Matarrita out of World Cup due to injury

15 Jun 2018

Costa Rica's Matarrita out of World Cup due to injury

Costa Rica have been dealt with a massive blow.

Belgium team members brush off Hazard's injury woes

12 Jun 2018

Belgium team members brush off Hazard's injury woes

Belgium fans will be relieved after the national team coach and players were in a relaxed mood when quizzed about Eden Hazard's injury situation.

2018 FIFA World Cup: Our prediction for the knock-out stages

09 Jun 2018

2018 FIFA World Cup: Our prediction for the knock-out stages

2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off from June 14 as 32 nations fight for the world's most coveted trophy.

A study predicts that Brazil will win 2018 World Cup

08 Jun 2018

A study predicts that Brazil will win 2018 World Cup

According to a report by sports data company Gracenote, Brazil is statistically the favorites to win the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Indian man crossed 11 countries to enter US; now deported

20 May 2018

Indian man crossed 11 countries to enter US; now deported

An Indian man who had reportedly travelled over 10,000kms across 11 countries in a month to enter the US illegally in 2016 has been deported back after he was caught staying illegally.

2018 FIFA WC: Know the latest news involving Brazil's Neymar

17 May 2018

2018 FIFA WC: Know the latest news involving Brazil's Neymar

Brazil talisman Neymar is back to training after being on the sidelines for 2 months.

Injured Neymar named in Brazil's 23-man squad

15 May 2018

Injured Neymar named in Brazil's 23-man squad

Brazil have named talisman Neymar in their 23-man 2018 FIFA World Cup squad.

Massive 7.6 quake jolts Honduras, Mexico, tsunami warning issued

10 Jan 2018

Massive 7.6 quake jolts Honduras, Mexico, tsunami warning issued

A massive quake of magnitude 7.6 struck Honduras and northern Central America yesterday.

All 12 on-board Costa Rica plane killed in crash

01 Jan 2018

All 12 on-board Costa Rica plane killed in crash

All 10 American travellers on-board a flight as well as two local pilots died when it crashed into a mountain in Costa Rica.

The guide to FIFA 2018 World Cup draw

02 Dec 2017

The guide to FIFA 2018 World Cup draw

Guide to FIFA World Cup Qualifiers 2018

14 Nov 2017

Guide to FIFA World Cup Qualifiers 2018

In a shocker, Italy failed to reach 2018 FIFA World Cup, as they were held to a goalless draw in the second leg of European play-offs by Sweden. Sweden booked their spot on a 1-0 aggregate win.

US miss out on FIFA World Cup berth

11 Oct 2017

US miss out on FIFA World Cup berth

For the first time since 1986, US national team failed to qualify for FIFA World Cup, the 2-1 loss to Trinidad & Tobago being the final nail in the coffin.

After Harvey and Irma, US mainland hit by Hurricane Nate

08 Oct 2017

After Harvey and Irma, US mainland hit by Hurricane Nate

After Hurricanes Harvey and Irma ripped through Texas and Florida respectively, Hurricane Nate has made landfall in the state of Louisiana.

We will play to win, says India's U-17 football coach

02 Oct 2017

We will play to win, says India's U-17 football coach

The FIFA U-17 World Cup is almost upon us with India getting ready to host the first ever FIFA World Cup tournament.

8.4 magnitude earthquake hits Mexico, tsunami warning issued

08 Sep 2017

8.4 magnitude earthquake hits Mexico, tsunami warning issued

A powerful earthquake of magnitude 8.4 struck southern Mexico on September 7. At least five are confirmed dead.

Expat Insider: US, UK's reputation declining, India in bottom 10

06 Sep 2017

Expat Insider: US, UK's reputation declining, India in bottom 10

A survey of over 13,000 expatriates across 166 nationalities revealed that the once great reputations of the US and the UK as great places to live and work are falling fast.

USA lose to Costa Rica, World Cup spot in danger

02 Sep 2017

USA lose to Costa Rica, World Cup spot in danger

USA suffered an embarrassing 0-2 loss to visiting Costa Ricans.

United-Airlines in trouble: Toilets clogged on 14-hour flight to Mumbai

22 Apr 2017

United-Airlines in trouble: Toilets clogged on 14-hour flight to Mumbai

Passengers of United Airlines continued to face more trouble: an April 20 flight from Newark to Mumbai allegedly had clogged toilets, forcing flyers to "control" themselves for over 14 hours.

United Airlines removes couple headed to wedding from flight

17 Apr 2017

United Airlines removes couple headed to wedding from flight

In another controversy, a couple flying from Houston to Costa Rica for their wedding was removed from a United Airlines flight.

New controversy for United: Passenger stung by scorpion on flight

15 Apr 2017

New controversy for United: Passenger stung by scorpion on flight

Trouble continued for United Airlines after a passenger was allegedly stung by a scorpion which fell from an overhead cabin during a flight and stung him.

United passenger says flight ordeal worse than Vietnam War experience

14 Apr 2017

United passenger says flight ordeal worse than Vietnam War experience

Attorneys for Dr. David Dao, the man dragged off a United Airlines Flight, said his treatment was "more horrifying" than what he experienced in the Vietnam War.

Paraguay President sacks top officials after violent protests

02 Apr 2017

Paraguay President sacks top officials after violent protests

The interior minister of Paraguay was sacked by Paraguay's President Horacio Cartes along with the chief of police after violent protests broke out.

FIFA reveals allocation plan for 48-team 2026 WC

02 Apr 2017

FIFA reveals allocation plan for 48-team 2026 WC

FIFA has revealed its allocation plans for the 48-team World Cup tournament scheduled for 2026.

Massive cocaine haul on Australian yacht

07 Feb 2017

Massive cocaine haul on Australian yacht

In a covert operation, Australian enforcement agencies swooped in on a yacht headed to Australia last week and seized a whooping 1.4 tonnes of cocaine.

2026 FIFA World Cup to be the biggest one ever

10 Jan 2017

2026 FIFA World Cup to be the biggest one ever

The 2026 FIFA World Cup will have 48 teams instead of current 32, FIFA's decision making body said.

2026 FIFA World Cup could be the biggest

09 Dec 2016

2026 FIFA World Cup could be the biggest

The 2026 FIFA World Cup might be the biggest one after national federations from Asia, Europe and Oceania gave a thumbs up to the FIFA President's 48-team format.

Talks to expand FIFA World Cup positive: Infantino

16 Oct 2016

Talks to expand FIFA World Cup positive: Infantino

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has said that the talk to expand the 2026 football world cup are on a positive track.

370 kgs of Cocaine found in Coca Cola's factory

01 Sep 2016

370 kgs of Cocaine found in Coca Cola's factory

On opening a delivery of fruit juice concentrate from Costa Rica, the workers of a Coca Cola factory in southern France found a huge stash of cocaine.