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  • Delhi: Another Manipuri youth found dead, third in 48 hours 2 days ago

    New Delhi: A 21-year-old youth from Manipur died under mysterious circumstances on Thursday night in south Delhi's Munirka area, in the third death of students from the hilly state in the city in the last 48 hours. The deceased, identified as Thangsolian (21) lived in a room on the first floor...
  • Moderate intensity earthquake hits Northeast India 2 days ago

    Agartala/Aizawl: Three earthquakes, one of moderate intensity, hit India's northeastern region Thursday night and Friday, an official said. There are no reports of casualties or damage to property. "A moderate intensity quake measuring 5.6 on the Richter Scale and two low intensity tremors both measuring 4.3 on the Richter Scale shook...
  • NorthEast United's Koke relishing his time in Indian Super League 3 days ago

    "Koke... Koke... Koke... Koke..." Each cry louder than the first. A few moments after scoring NorthEast United's first goal of the Indian Super League, Koke closed his eyes and let the cheers wash over him. It was his version of footballing heaven. His imagination carried him to Spain and he was playing...
  • Bengaluru: Three labourers arrested for assaulting Manipuri student 3 days ago

    Bengaluru: The Bengaluru Police has arrested three people in connection with the assault on 22-year-old Manipuri student in the IT city. All the accused are labourers from Andhra Pradesh, said police. The victim, who was attacked by the accused when he objected to the harassment of a girl, has suffered...
  • ISL: Atletico de Kolkata win Eastern derby 4 days ago

    Luis Garcia fired in a stunning header in the second-half to help Atletico de Kolkata end their four-match winless run by registering a 1-0 win over NorthEast United FC. ...
  • The victory has given us lot of confidence: Luis Garcia 5 days ago

    Kolkata: Having ended Atletico de Kolkata's four-match winless streak by his stunning header, captain Luis Garcia on Tuesday said the side have got the much-needed confidence as they hit the road for four consecutive away games in the Indian Super League. "It has given the confidence. We've been playing well and...
  • Garcia's header helps Atletico de Kolkata beat NEUFC in ISL 5 days ago

    Kolkata: Luis Garcia fired in a stunning header in the second-half to help Atletico de Kolkata end their four-match winless run by registering a 1-0 win over NorthEast United FC in their return leg ISL fixture at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan on Tuesday. Garcia struck in the 51st minute, beating...
  • ISL: Luis Garcia scores as Atletico de Kolkata beat NorthEast United FC 5 days ago

    (For live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) The standings may show them at the top but it is not all that rosy for Atletico de Kolkata and they would be aiming to end a four-match winless streak when they take on North East United FC in their...
  • ISL: Indian football ranking to be above 100 in 7 years, says John Abraham 1 week ago

    Guwahati: Indian Super League franchise NorthEast United FC co-owner John Abraham on Sunday expressed optimism that the country's ranking in international football would go up to "double digit" from the current 159th position in the next seven years. The Bollywood star said the ISL would play a very crucial role in...
  • ISL 2014: NorthEast United FC held to goalless draw by FC Pune City at home November 15, 2014

    Guwahati: NorthEast United FC and FC Pune City drew 0-0 in a hard-fought Indian Super League (ISL) match at the Indira Gandhi Stadium here Saturday. Pune FC improved to 12 points from eight matches but remained in the third spot in the standings while NorthEast United FC stayed in the fifth...
  • As it happened: NorthEast United FC vs FC Pune City, ISL Match 32 November 15, 2014

    (For live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) NorthEast United FC take on FC Pune City in a high-octane clash at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati on Saturday. A win will enhance the chances of both teams staying at the top league of the points table...
  • NorthEast United FC must aim to win all home matches: Koke November 9, 2014

    Guwahati: NorthEast United FC forward Sergio Contreras Pardo, better known as Koke, has said his team must aim to win all their remaining four home matches in the Indian Super League (ISL) to qualify for the semi-finals of the tournament. NorthEast have so far collected four points from three home matches...
  • ISL: Chennaiyin FC held by NorthEast United FC in a thrilling 2-2 draw November 8, 2014

    Brazilian striker Elano Blumer and Spaniard Koke scored two superb goals for their respective sides as Chennaiyin FC and NorthEast United FC played out a high-octane 2-2 draw in the Indian Super League match on Saturday. While Chennai's both goals were scored by the talismanic Brazilian Elano, who now took his...
  • As it happened: Chennaiyin FC vs NorthEast United FC, ISL Match 25 November 8, 2014

    Up against NorthEast United FC, the tournament's most popular team, hosts Chennaiyin FC would look to take advantage of playing in familiar territory when the two sides lock horns in the Indian Super League football tournament on Saturday. Second-placed Chennaiyin FC are coming off a 1-1 draw with table toppers Atletico...
  • ISL: NorthEast United lock horns with in-form Chennaiyin FC November 8, 2014

    Chennai: Up against NorthEast United FC, the tournament's most popular team, hosts Chennaiyin FC would look to take advantage of playing in familiar territory when the two sides lock horns in the Indian Super League football tournament here on Saturday. Second-placed Chennaiyin FC are coming off a 1-1 draw with table...
  • ISL: Goossens scores as FC Pune City beat NorthEast United FC 1-0 November 3, 2014

    Pune: John Goossens struck a last-gasp goal to help Pune FC beat NorthEast United 1-0 in a hard-fought Hero Indian Super League match here on Monday. Goossens scored the decisive goal in the 88th minute as he headed home after Dudu Omagbemi's shot hit the crossbar and rebounded at the Shiv...
  • As it happened: Pune City vs NorthEast United FC, ISL November 3, 2014

    (For updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) FC Pune City, who are currently at the bottom of the table with four points, will face the NorthEast United FC. Pune will be disappointed with their effort in the last game against the Kerala Blasters as they squandered a one-goal advantage. NE...
  • We have the best support in terms of fan base: NorthEast United FC coach October 31, 2014

    NorthEast United FC manager Ricki Herbert has praised his team for their good start to the inaugural season of Indian Super League (ISL) - describing the team from the north-east part of India as the 'team for the neutrals' and having the best support in terms of fan base. The franchise...
  • ISL: Denied a penalty but I'm happy, says NorthEast United coach October 30, 2014

    NorthEast United FC boss Ricki Herbert expressed happiness over his team's performance in their 0-0 draw against Delhi Dynamos in the Indian Super League on Wednesday. "I am pleased with the performance of my team. We have continued to progress. We missed certain key players but did everything well tonight [Wednesday]....
  • Indian Super League: Fan base critical to clubs' survival and success October 30, 2014

    When Robin van Persie scored the equalising goal for Manchester United against Chelsea on Sunday evening, I jumped up from my bed in exultation, punching the air and whooping in primal joy. Two days earlier, when Felipe de Castro scored deep into injury time for NorthEast United FC, consigning Mumbai...
  • ISL: Delhi Dynamos held to a goalless draw by NorthEast United FC October 29, 2014

    Delhi Dynamos and Northeast United remain in the top four of the Indian Super League after both teams played out an entertaining goalless draw at the Jawaharlal Stadium in Delhi. ...
  • ISL 2014: Delhi Dynamos held to a goalless draw by NorthEast United FC October 29, 2014

    Delhi Dynamos' winning run came to a halt when they were held to a goalless draw at home by NorthEast United FC on Wednesday. Both the sides created opportunities from the word go and looked evenly placed but couldn't really convert the chances. Young NorthEast United FC goalkeeper TP Rehenesh made...
  • As it happened: Delhi Dynamos vs NorthEast United, ISL 2014, Match 16 October 29, 2014

    (For updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Confident after beating Chennaiyin FC 4-1, Delhi Dynamos would look to continue the winning momentum when they take on NorthEast United FC in the Indian Super League. NorthEast United would be a tough nut to crack considering they won two out of...
  • ISL: Delhi Dynamos coach wants more goals, warns against complacency October 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Ahead of their clash on Wednesday, Delhi Dynamos coach Harm van Veldhoven sounded warning bells to NorthEast United FC, saying he wants more goals to continue the momentum. Coming off a terrific 4-1 victory against Chennaiyin FC, Veldhoven warned his players against complacency. "I would want my players to continue...
  • ISL: Delhi Dynamos look to continue winning momentum vs NorthEast United October 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Buoyant after a dazzling victory over Chennaiyin FC, Delhi Dynamos would look to continue the winning momentum when they take on NorthEast United FC in the Indian Super League here at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Wednesday. Delhi are a confident unit after recording their first victory in the...
  • ISL returns to Delhi as Dynamos host NorthEast United FC October 28, 2014

    "Gelling together is one of the big challenges in ISL," Mads Junker says ahead of Delhi Dynamos' home game on Wednesday. ...
  • Bangalore: Attack on Nagaland couple, four arrested October 28, 2014

    Bangalore: A couple from Nagaland and their friend were allegedly assaulted by four men near Hesaraghatta on the outskirts of the city, according to a senior police officer. All four men who attacked the couple and their friend on October 25 have been arrested, Deputy Superintendent of Police Konappa Reddy told...
  • ISL: Northeast United FC second on leaderboard after win in Mumbai October 25, 2014

    NorthEast United struck twice in the second half to stun Mumbai 2-0 in a match that saw the home side reduced to nine men. ...