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150 Indians, deported from US, land at Delhi's IGI Airport

20 Nov 2019

150 Indians, deported from US, land at Delhi's IGI Airport

On Wednesday morning, around 150 Indians, deported from the United States, landed in New Delhi.

Brazilian President to be chief guest at Republic Day 2020

14 Nov 2019

Brazilian President to be chief guest at Republic Day 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to be the chief guest for Republic Day celebrations next year, and the latter has graciously accepted the same.

Weirdest powers of some lesser known Avengers

10 Nov 2019

Weirdest powers of some lesser known Avengers

We know Avengers as Earth's mightiest heroes and every time they come together on screen, we can't help but feel inspired.

Indians no longer require visas to visit Brazil

25 Oct 2019

Indians no longer require visas to visit Brazil

Indian citizens will no longer require a visa to visit Brazil, said the President of the South American nation, Jair Bolsonaro, on Thursday.

World Cup Qualifiers, India hold Qatar: Key records and takeaways

11 Sep 2019

World Cup Qualifiers, India hold Qatar: Key records and takeaways

The Indian men's national football team held Qatar to a 0-0 draw away from home at Doha in a key FIFA 2022 World qualifying match.

Gabriel Jesus fined $30,000 for Copa America outburst: Details here

08 Aug 2019

Gabriel Jesus fined $30,000 for Copa America outburst: Details here

Manchester City and Brazil striker Gabriel Jesus was fined $30,000 by CONMEBOL following his outburst during the final of the 2019 Copa America last month.

Five animals you didn't realize could make great pets

06 Aug 2019

Five animals you didn't realize could make great pets

When people talk about adopting a new pet, perhaps the first set of options that comes to mind are cats and dogs.

Five best National parks in the world you must visit

03 Aug 2019

Five best National parks in the world you must visit

Apart from preserving a nation's natural wonders like oceans, lakes, forests, jungles, mountains, and flora and fauna, National parks are also a great retreat for nature enthusiasts.

Lionel Messi could be banned for two years, here's why

09 Jul 2019

Lionel Messi could be banned for two years, here's why

Argentine football superstar Lionel Messi could be banned for two years from international football following his foul comments on referring during the just-concluded Copa America 2019.

Copa America: Lionel Messi's horrific spell with Argentina continues

03 Jul 2019

Copa America: Lionel Messi's horrific spell with Argentina continues

One of the GOATs of football, Lionel Messi has continued to make a big leap every season with Barcelona, but his agony with the national side is pretty alarming.

Total solar eclipse: When and where to watch

02 Jul 2019

Total solar eclipse: When and where to watch

On July 2, Earthlings will witness the total solar eclipse of 2019, a rare astronomical event marked by the passing of the Moon between the Sun and Earth.

Copa America: Argentina look up to Messi, Aguero for resurgence

22 May 2019

Copa America: Argentina look up to Messi, Aguero for resurgence

Argentina have announced their 23-man squad for the upcoming Copa America 2019.

Here is a list of Virat Kohli's most expensive assets

11 May 2019

Here is a list of Virat Kohli's most expensive assets

Back in 2018, Indian skipper Virat Kohli featured on Forbes Highest-Paid athletes list, the only Indian on the list.

#ComicBytes: Weirdest powers of some lesser known Avengers

27 Apr 2019

#ComicBytes: Weirdest powers of some lesser known Avengers

We know Avengers as Earth's mightiest heroes and every time they come together on screen, we can't help but feel inspired.

Deployment of Russian troops in troubled Venezuela violates constitution: Guaido

27 Mar 2019

Deployment of Russian troops in troubled Venezuela violates constitution: Guaido

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido charged yesterday that the deployment of Russian troops in the troubled South American country violates its constitution.

Five best movies, shows coming to Netflix in March 2019

27 Feb 2019

Five best movies, shows coming to Netflix in March 2019

Netflix is one of the premiere content streaming sites and they plan to cement their position by continuously adding new movies and shows.

Female Ballon d'Or winner asked to twerk by event's host

04 Dec 2018

Female Ballon d'Or winner asked to twerk by event's host

Ballon d'Or was historically awarded to men by France Football, and this year was the first time they decided to award the best female footballer of the year.

Cope Libertadores final: Superclasico scheduled, when history meets football

10 Nov 2018

Cope Libertadores final: Superclasico scheduled, when history meets football

The final of one of the most prestigious competitions in the world, Copa Libertadores is here, and for football fans, it just does not get better.

Here's the reason why Ronaldo left Barcelona for Inter Milan

06 Nov 2018

Here's the reason why Ronaldo left Barcelona for Inter Milan

The Brazilian Ronaldo has been rightfully regarded as one of the greatest forwards ever to grace the game of football.

Julian Assange sues asylum host Ecuador over 'inhuman' conditions

21 Oct 2018

Julian Assange sues asylum host Ecuador over 'inhuman' conditions

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is taking legal action against Ecuador, the South American nation that continues to provide him with asylum, for allegedly violating his "fundamental rights and freedoms".

France Football has released list of 2018 Ballon d'Or nominees

09 Oct 2018

France Football has released list of 2018 Ballon d'Or nominees

Awarded first in 1956, Ballon d'Or is considered the most coveted individual honor in football.

Women's Ballon d'Or is finally here: France Football announces launch

24 Sep 2018

Women's Ballon d'Or is finally here: France Football announces launch

France Football has announced that it will be launching the Women's Ballon d'Or, for the first time, this year.

FIFA rankings: World champions France on top

16 Aug 2018

FIFA rankings: World champions France on top

The FIFA world rankings revealed, on Thursday, see world champions France on top of the charts.

Mumbai: India's first penguin born on Independence Day

16 Aug 2018

Mumbai: India's first penguin born on Independence Day

Even as the whole nation celebrated Independence Day yesterday, it was extra special for Byculla Zoo.

Sevilla threaten to pull out of Spanish Super Cup tie

12 Aug 2018

Sevilla threaten to pull out of Spanish Super Cup tie

12-time Spanish Super Cup holders Barcelona are set to take on Sevilla in this year's Cup tie, slated to be held in Tangier, Morocco.

Jr. NBA World Championship: Indian girls beat South-American combined team

09 Aug 2018

Jr. NBA World Championship: Indian girls beat South-American combined team

Indian girls beat a combined South American team 40-37 in their final pool match to register their maiden victory at Under-14 Jr. NBA World Championships in Orlando.

Sometimes I do exaggerate playacting, admits Neymar Jr.

30 Jul 2018

Sometimes I do exaggerate playacting, admits Neymar Jr.

Brazilian superstar Neymar, who faced widespread criticism for his theatrics on the field at the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia, has opened up about the same.

France's Pavard wins FIFA World Cup goal of the tournament

26 Jul 2018

France's Pavard wins FIFA World Cup goal of the tournament

France right-back Benjamin Pavard was awarded the FIFA World Cup 2018 goal of the tournament for his stunning strike against Argentina in the round of 16 encounter.

'I couldn't look at a football': Neymar after Brazil's exit

22 Jul 2018

'I couldn't look at a football': Neymar after Brazil's exit

Brazilian superstar Neymar Jr. stated that he couldn't look even at a football after his side's 1-2 defeat to Belgium at the FIFA World Cup 2018.

The curious case of England and World Cup knock-outs

12 Jul 2018

The curious case of England and World Cup knock-outs

1966 saw England win their maiden and only FIFA World Cup.

FIFA World Cup 2018: What next for Brazil?

07 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: What next for Brazil?

Considered to be one of the pre-tournament favorites of the FIFA World Cup 2018, Brazil bit the dust as they went out crashing in the quarter-finals against Belgium.

Five firsts at the 2018 FIFA World Cup

07 Jul 2018

Five firsts at the 2018 FIFA World Cup

We have finally entered the business end of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Brilliant France 'two' good for Uruguay

06 Jul 2018

Brilliant France 'two' good for Uruguay

France thrashed lacklustre Uruguay 2-0 to reach the semis of the FIFA World Cup 2018.

Players to watch out for in Friday's blockbuster quarter-final games

05 Jul 2018

Players to watch out for in Friday's blockbuster quarter-final games

The business end of the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2018 has finally arrived.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Which teams have qualified for quarter-finals?

04 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Which teams have qualified for quarter-finals?

After 3 penalty shootouts, an injury-time winner, Cavani's glorious brace and a dismal performance by David de Gea, the FIFA World Cup 2018 is set for some mouth-watering clashes in the quarter-finals.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Brazil vs Mexico- Match Preview

02 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Brazil vs Mexico- Match Preview

Tonight, South American powerhouses Brazil and Mexico would take on each other in the round of 16 clash.

Kylian Mbappe: Interesting facts about the Frenchman

01 Jul 2018

Kylian Mbappe: Interesting facts about the Frenchman

French teenager Kylian Mbappe has become the talk of the town after his inspiring performance against Argentina, at the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2018.

France prevail in a 7-goal thriller against Argentina

01 Jul 2018

France prevail in a 7-goal thriller against Argentina

In one of the most entertaining games of the World Cup, Messi led Argentina crashed out of the 2018 edition as they were outdone by the brilliance of a 19-year-old French striker.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay vs Portugal- Match Preview

30 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay vs Portugal- Match Preview

Uruguay and Portugal would clash tonight in a crucial round of 16 battle at the Fisht Olympic Stadium.

FIFA World Cup 2018: France vs Argentina- Match Preview

30 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: France vs Argentina- Match Preview

Two of football's powerhouses France and Argentina take on each other, tonight, in a crunch round of 16 battle at the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2018.