Costa Rica

  • Nobel prize winner for peace Oscar Arias Sanchez visits charitable hospital in Pink City 31-03-2014 09:44 PM

    Nobel prize winner for peace and former president of Central American country Costa Rica, Oscar AriasSanchez on Monday visited a charitable hospital in the Pink City, which is known for manufacturing famous Jaipur Foot. Sanchez went round the assembly unit of Bhagwan Mahaveer Viklang Sahayata Samiti and also spoke to...
  • Costa Rica striker Bryan Ruiz on loan to PSV from Fulham 15-01-2014 04:53 PM

    Netherlands: Costa Rica striker Bryan Ruiz is moving from Fulham to PSV Eindhoven on loan for the remainder of the season as he seeks more playing time ahead of the World Cup. Ruiz is swapping one struggling team for another. PSV have had a disastrous first-half of the season in...
  • US are on the right track, says Klinsmann 27-03-2013 11:18 PM

    Mexico City: Just a week ago, serious questions were being asked about whether Juergen Klinsmann was the right man to lead the United States to the World Cup finals next year in Brazil. But after following up Friday's 1-0 win over Costa Rica in snowy Denver with Tuesday's second ever...
  • Costa Rica urge FIFA for replay of US match 25-03-2013 08:28 AM

    Costa Rica: Costa Rica are asking soccer's governing body for a replay of Friday's World Cup qualifier against the United States, won 1-0 by the Americans during a snowstorm in Commerce City, Colo. Costa Rican Football Federation Treasurer Rolando Villalobos said in a statement on Sunday that documentation had been...
  • World Cup qualifiers: Americans beat Costa Rica 1-0 in storm 24-03-2013 10:03 AM

    Commerce City: Soft snow started falling, and then kept getting heavier as the night progressed. From the start of Friday's World Cup qualifier, the lines on the field were covered. As the game wore on, even the Americans in their white home uniforms became hard to see. And then in...
  • FIFA bans three Guatemalan footballers for life 25-10-2012 01:08 PM

    Zurich: FIFA has banned three Guatemalan national team players for life for match fixing. World football's governing body claimed midfielder Guillermo Ramirez Ortega and defenders Yony Wilson Flores Monroy and Gustavo Adolfo Cabrera Marroquin helped fix the results of three matches. The players "have all been banned from taking part...
  • India elected to 47-nation UNHR council 20-05-2011 11:33 PM

    United Nations: India and 14 other countries were on Friday elected to the 47-nation UN Human Rights Council, which is based in Geneva. India was not in competition for the seat since there were four countries and four seats for the Asia block. With 189 countries voting, Indonesia received 184...
  • Russian embassy siege ends 12-05-2007 12:28 PM

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