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UEFA comes up with major announcements regarding tournaments

25 Sep 2019

UEFA comes up with major announcements regarding tournaments

The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has come up with some major announcements ahead of the upcoming seasons.

Russia's computer scientists, programmers long tied to military, secret services

07 Oct 2018

Russia's computer scientists, programmers long tied to military, secret services

During the Soviet era, Russia's top computer scientists and programmers largely worked for the secret services.

Belgium finish 3rd after overcoming England 2-0

14 Jul 2018

Belgium finish 3rd after overcoming England 2-0

Belgium won the third-place play-off in Saint Petersburg as they defeated England 2-0 at the FIFA World Cup 2018.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Which teams have qualified for round-of-16?

29 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Which teams have qualified for round-of-16?

The group stage of the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup has finally come to an end, with top 16 teams qualifying for the knock-outs.

All you need to know about Nigeria vs Argentina

26 Jun 2018

All you need to know about Nigeria vs Argentina

Argentina face Nigeria in a crunch Group D game with everything to play for.

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.

All you need to know about 2018 FIFA World Cup

08 Jun 2018

All you need to know about 2018 FIFA World Cup

The FIFA World Cup is sport's biggest tournament with 32 nations competing for the prized trophy.

Russia launches world's first floating nuclear power plant

19 May 2018

Russia launches world's first floating nuclear power plant

Russia today launched the world's first floating nuclear power station at a ceremony in the port of Murmansk, where it will be loaded with nuclear fuel before heading to eastern Siberia.

10 injured in IED explosion at St Petersburg supermarket

28 Dec 2017

10 injured in IED explosion at St Petersburg supermarket

At least 10 people were injured in an alleged improvised explosive device (IED) explosion at a supermarket in St. Petersburg, Russia.