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  • Time to erase bad memories of 1998 Football World Cup final: Thiago Silva 14-04-2014 04:45 PM

    Paris: He was not a part of the Brazilian World Cup team that was headed into submission by a Zinedine Zadane-inspired France 16 summers ago but Thiago Silva, who is expected to lead the yellow brigade this year, says he wants to erase the "bad memories" at the Stade de...
  • Why at 27 and 2014 I still use a typewriter

    Captain Hindsight |  Prajakta Hebbar
    Have you seen Woody Allen's 2011 film 'Midnight in Paris'? The story revolves around Owen Wilson's character Gil Pender, a screenwriter, who is struggling with...

  • Demba Ba's late goal sends Chelsea through to Champions League semi-finals 09-04-2014 02:53 AM

    London: Chelsea overturned a two-goal deficit against Paris Saint-Germain to reach the Champions League semi-finals on Tuesday, with Paris-born striker Demba Ba clinching a 2-0 win that sent the London club through on away goals with a 3-3 draw. After losing 3-1 in the French capital, Andre Schuerrle began Chelsea's...
  • Champions League QF, 2nd Leg: Chelsea host PSG in a must-win clash 08-04-2014 08:17 PM

    Following the 3-1 loss at the Parc des Princes in the first leg, Chelsea will host Paris Saint-Germain at Stamford Bridge in the second leg. ...
  • Chelsea will outscore PSG, says confident Mourinho 08-04-2014 08:42 AM

    London: Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is in no doubt his side have the scoring capabilities to overturn a two-goal deficit in their Champions League quarter-final second leg against Paris St Germain at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday. The English outfit failed to find their rhythm in a 3-1 defeat at the...
  • PSG decimate Chelsea at home in Champions League 03-04-2014 08:27 PM

    Paris Saint-Germain took advantage of sloppy defending to beat Chelsea 3-1 in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final. ...
  • Champions League: PSG must go up a level against Chelsea 02-04-2014 11:28 AM

    Paris St Germain must be ruthless in front of goal when they take on 2012 winners Chelsea in a Champions League quarter-final first leg on Wednesday, according to coach Laurent Blanc. The Ligue 1 champions-elect are on an eight-game winning streak in all competitions but the former France centre back...
  • Ibrahimovic among greats without playing in best league: Mourinho 02-04-2014 08:09 AM

    Paris St Germain's Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be remembered as one of the game's greatest players despite never gracing the English Premier League which is the world's best, according to Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho. Mourinho, whose team visit the Ligue 1 champions in their Champions League quarter-final first leg on Wednesday,...
  • PSG improved but experienced Chelsea still favourites: Zlatan Ibrahimovic 01-04-2014 11:03 PM

    Paris St Germain are stronger than last season and he is in the best shape of his life, yet Zlatan Ibrahimovic says experienced Chelsea are the hot favourites in the Champions League quarter-final against the French champions. PSG, who were knocked out by Barcelona in the quarter-finals last year, have...
  • Chelsea striker Samuel Eto'o to miss PSG match 01-04-2014 09:34 PM

    Chelsea will be without Samuel Eto'o for their Champions League quarter-final first leg against Paris St Germain on Wednesday after the striker failed to recover from a hamstring strain, the Premier League club said on Tuesday. The Cameroon international was replaced shortly after scoring in his side's 6-0 Premier League...
  • Powerful quarter-finals line-up in Champions League 31-03-2014 10:34 AM

    Manchester: Six past winners, three domestic league leaders and many of the world's best players take their places this week in one of the strongest quarter-final lineups in the 22-year history of the Champions League. There appears to be no weak link in the last eight, with Manchester United unlikely...
  • Paris junks restrictions on odd-even numbered cars: Can India successfully implement it? 21-03-2014 08:00 PM

    As an idea, it was sound. But a day after Paris started allowing odd and even-numbered cars on its streets on alternate days on March 17, city authorities decided not to continue with it for the moment. The question is, can India implement such a system on its city streets?...
  • Champions League: Bayern get Man United, Real Madrid face Dortmund in quarters 21-03-2014 04:46 PM

    Defending champion Bayern Munich will play Manchester United in the Champions League quarter-finals, and Real Madrid will face Borussia Dortmund in a rematch of last season's semi-finals. Spanish clubs Barcelona and Atletico Madrid will also meet in the quarter-finals, while Paris Saint-German and Chelsea were drawn together. The matches will...
  • Woody Allen on big screen after 8 years in John Turturro's 'Fading Gigolo' 20-03-2014 03:54 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor-director Woody Allen will be seen on the big screen in a full-fledged role after eight years. Allen, who is otherwise known to make cameo appearances in his own films, will be seen in 'Fading Gigolo' with Hollywood's two appealing actresses Sharon Stone and Sofia Vergara. In the...
  • Delhi-bound Air India flight grounded in Paris over a spoiler snag 16-03-2014 03:30 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi-bound Air India flight was grounded in Paris following a spoiler snag. 236 passengers were on board Air India's flight AI 142 which had to be grounded just when it was to take off from Paris CDG Airport on Saturday night as the aircraft's spoilers - speed...
  • Photos: The 5 most expensive cities in the world 04-03-2014 12:40 PM

    Singapore has topped a list of 131 cities globally to become the world's most expensive cities to live in 2014, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), reported by the BBC. Here is a list of the top 5 most expensive cities in the world. ...
  • Watch: All the goals from Champions League first leg matches 20-02-2014 10:20 AM

    Bayern Munich and Atletico Madrid made it four away wins from the opening four Champions League last-16 first leg matches when they triumphed at Arsenal and AC Milan respectively on Wednesday. On Tuesday night, Barcelona won 2-0 at Manchester City while Paris St Germain romped to a 4-0 victory at...
  • Yamuna Expressway City to get metro rail soon 13-02-2014 08:17 AM

    Yamuna Expressway Industrial development Authority has approved the metro rail project between the proposed metro station at Pari Chowk till sector 18 and 20, the first residential sectors of the authority being developed where over 21000 allotments have been done. PC Gupta, Chief Executive Officer,YEIDA, said on Wednesday. that the...
  • Tattoo covered stalker has been the scariest: Paris Hilton 12-02-2014 07:15 AM

    Los Angeles: Socialite Paris Hilton reveals that of all the stalkers, the guy who showed up at her home covered in her tattoos is the scariest. Paris has put as much distance as she could between the now-jailed German fan and herself. To escape the stalker, she immediately flew to...
  • Sharapova and Pavlyuchenkova reach Open GDF semis 31-01-2014 11:45 PM

    Paris: Top-seeded Maria Sharapova thrashed eighth-seeded Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium 6-2, 6-2 on Friday to set up an all-Russian semifinal against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova at the Open Gaz de France. Although Sharapova dropped her serve once, the four-time Grand Slam champion broke Flipkens' serve five times to win in little more...
  • Errani and Flipkens advance to Open GDF quarters 30-01-2014 10:00 PM

    Paris: Eighth-seeded Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium comfortably beat Yvonne Meusburger of Austria 6-1, 6-3 at the Open GDF Suez on Thursday to set up a quarterfinal against top-seeded Maria Sharapova. Last year's runner-up, Sara Errani, also reached the last eight in straight sets. Flipkens converted all four of her break...
  • PSG sign Yohan Cabaye from Newcastle 29-01-2014 11:08 PM

    Paris: Paris St Germain further strengthened their midfield by swooping for Newcastle United's French international Yohan Cabaye on Wednesday. Cabaye, who has won 26 caps, has signed for three and a half years, the French champions said in a statement. No fee was disclosed but media reports suggested it could...
  • Sharapova thrashes Hantuchova at Open GDF Suez 29-01-2014 10:12 PM

    Paris: Top-seeded Maria Sharapova of Russia maintained her dominance over Daniela Hantuchova, thrashing the Slovak player 6-0, 6-1 to reach the Open GDF Suez quarter-finals on Wednesday. The four-time Grand Slam champion has beaten Hantuchova nine straight times, with the Slovak's only win coming when they first played 10 years...
  • Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Hantuchova advance at Open GDF Suez 28-01-2014 10:40 AM

    Paris: Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia beat Francesca Schiavone 1-6, 6-4, 6-1 and Klara Zakopalova of Czech Republic won 7-6 (4), 6-2 against wild-card entry Caroline Garcia in the first round of the Open GDF Suez on Monday. Pavlyuchenkova struggled at times with her serve against Schiavone , making six double-faults,...
  • Bolt set to light up Paris Diamond League again 21-01-2014 08:19 AM

    World and Olympic champion Usain Bolt will be the main attraction during July's Paris Diamond League meeting, organisers said on Monday. Bolt won the 200 metres last year at Stade de France, one month before increasing his world titles haul to eight at the Moscow championships where he clinched the...
  • Paris Jackson to join brothers Prince and Blanket for X'mas 23-12-2013 10:07 AM

    Los Angeles: Late pop star Michael Jackson's daughter Paris Jackson has flown to Hawaii to spend the festive season with her family. The 15-year-old left Utah boarding school for the Christmas break and flew to Hawaii Dec 21, reports eonline.com. After her reported suicide attempt in June, this is the...
  • British police rule out military involvement in Princess Diana death 17-12-2013 04:52 PM

    British police on Tuesday ruled out reopening an investigation into the death of Princess Diana in a Paris car crash in 1997 after examining an accusation the elite SAS commando regiment was involved in her death. London's Metropolitan Police said in August they were assessing new information about the deaths...