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  • Rafael Nadal pulls out of Paris Masters Yesterday

    Paris Masters organizers say third-ranked Rafael Nadal has pulled out of the tournament next week for "personal reasons." The organizers did not elaborate. Nadal was playing in the quarter-finals of the Swiss Indoors in Basel on Friday, his third tournament since Wimbledon, when a wrist injury curtailed his schedule. The Spaniard also needed...
  • Snapshot: Hrithik Roshan parties with Paris Hilton in Dubai October 12, 2014

    Dubai: Bollywood superstar Hrithik Roshan enjoyed a night out with American socialite Paris Hilton here.The stars had flown down to Dubai for the VIP launch of Cle Dubai, a new restaurant by celebrity chef Greg Malouf.Hilton, 33, took to micro-blogging site Twitter to share a picture with the 'Bang Bang'...
  • Overdrive: Catch all the action from 2014 Paris Motor Show October 11, 2014

    This week on Overdrive, we bring to you all the latest information and all of the latest cars - SUVs, MUVs that are trending at Paris Motor Show 2014 and grabbing headlines around the world. ...
  • Paris Saint Germain open academy in India October 8, 2014

    Former Portuguese footballer Pauleta, who was in New Delhi for the launch of PSG's academy, feels tournaments like the ISL will benefit the current crop of Indian footballers. ...
  • 230 Indian pharma firms in CPhI Worldwide fair in Paris October 7, 2014

    New Delhi: As many as 230 Indian companies are participating in the three-day CPhI Worldwide fair of pharmaceutical sector in Paris. The pharmaceutical trade exhibition was inaugurated by Commerce Secretary Rajeev Kher on Tuesday. "The Indian pharmaceutical industry stands with the full support of the government of India. For instance,...
  • Champions League: David Luiz scores as PSG shock Barcelona 3-2 October 1, 2014

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain set this season's Champions League alight on Tuesday with a thrilling 3-2 victory over Lionel Messi's Barcelona in Group F. David Luiz and midfielder Marco Verratti scored their first goals for PSG as the French club produced its best performance of the season to defeat a Barcelona side...
  • Champions League: Messi, Neymar pose big challenge for PSG September 30, 2014

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain have two problems ahead of Tuesday's Champions League match against Barcelona: figuring out how to find their own form again and how to unlock an opposing defense that has yet to concede a goal this season. Despite a glut of stars at their disposal, PSG have drawn six...
  • Kim Kardashian attacked by ex-scribe at Paris Fashion Week September 26, 2014

    Reality TV star Kim Kardashian, who is married to rapper Kanye West, was almost pushed to the ground by Vitalii Sediuk, known for gate crashing red carpet events, at Paris Fashion Week here. Ukranian former journalist Sediuk, who is trying to carve out a career as a model, was in the...
  • Champions League: Bayern edge City; big wins for Roma, Porto September 18, 2014

    Bayern Munich scored a 90thminute goal to beat Manchester City 10 in the Champions League on Wednesday, while Barcelona had an easier time edging APOEL 10. Bayern defender Jerome Boateng's powerful shot appeared to deflect off teammate Mario Goetze, rising up and beyond the dive of his former City teammate Joe...
  • Michael Jackson's 16yearold daughter Paris Jackson sparks pregnancy rumour September 9, 2014

    London: Late pop star Michael Jackson's daughter Paris sparked pregnancy rumours after she was spotted with a bulging baby bump. Paris, 16, and her boyfriend, who still hasn't been named, were spotted together on a dinner date recently, reports dailystar.co.uk. "I saw her at dinner and she twice made a toast drinking...
  • Ronaldinho signs for Mexico's Queretaro September 6, 2014

    Former Brazil and Barcelona midfielder Ronaldinho, twice the World Player of the Year, has signed a two year deal with Queretaro, the Mexican first division club said on Friday. The 34yearold, who has also played for Paris St Germain and AC Milan, became a free agent in July after cancelling his...
  • Gunmen attack Saudi prince's motorcade in Paris August 18, 2014

    Paris: Kalashnikovwielding robbers have attacked the motorcade of a Saudi prince in Paris, making off with 250,000 euros in cash and reportedly stealing "sensitive" documents, French police said on Monday. The theft took place in northern Paris as the motorcade was making its way from the Saudi embassy to an airport...
  • Watch: PSG's Thiago Motta attacked with a headbutt August 17, 2014

    Paris: Paris SaintGermain President Nasser AlKhelaifi wants Brandao to be banned for life after the Bastia striker headbutted Thiago Motta at the end of a French league match on Saturday. After Bastia's 20 loss to PSG, Brandao waited for Thiago Motta in the tunnel and headbutted the midfielder, leaving him with...
  • Real Madrid's Angel di Maria 'too pricey', says PSG president August 7, 2014

    Paris St Germain have ended talks with Real Madrid on buying Angel Di Maria because the Argentina midfielder is too expensive, the president of the Ligue 1 champions was quoted as saying on Thursday. PSG had discussed a bid for Di Maria, whom Spanish media have reported has a price tag...
  • Two killed in Paris plane crash August 6, 2014

    Paris: At least two people were killed and three injured when a tourist plane crashed on Wednesday in Paris, a media report said. The incident occurred in Seine et Marne, a French department east of the Paris, reported Xinhua citing BFMTV news channel. The plane carrying five people on board fell...
  • Thousands ignore ban in Paris to protest Israeli offensive in Gaza July 27, 2014

    Paris: ProPalestinian protesters clashed with police in central Paris on Saturday when thousands of marchers defied a ban by French authorities to rally against Israel's offensive in the Gaza Strip. French interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve warned organizers in a television address that they would be held responsible for any clashes and...
  • 40 arrested in Paris as antiIsrael protest turns violent July 27, 2014

    Paris: At least 40 people were arrested in the French capital on Saturday after an antiIsrael protest involving several thousand people turned violent, media reports said. Waving Palestinian flags and chanting slogans to show their support for Palestinian people, demonstrators took to the capital's streets at 3 p.m., Xinhua reported citing...
  • I'm not heading to PSG, says exJuventus boss Antonio Conte July 24, 2014

    Rome: Former Juventus manager Antonio Conte has dismissed reports that he is set to replace Laurent Blanc as coach of Paris SaintGermain, saying on Wednesday that the stories are "devoid of any truth". "I learned in a newspaper, while I was on holiday, that there was apparently contact between what was...
  • Paris Hilton compares herself with Albert Einstein July 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: Socialite Paris Hilton has revealed that her zodiac sign, Aquarius, has some kind of cosmic link to the German physicist Albert Einstein. Einstein, according to the calendar, was a Pisces and not an Aquarian, reported Us magazine. "We are social butterflies, humanitarians, geniuses: Einstein was one," she said. The...
  • Kristen Steweart sports short hairdo at Paris Fashion Week July 9, 2014

    Paris: Actress Kristen Steweart was seen in a much shorter hairstyle at Chanel's Haute Couture Fall/Winter 20142015 runway show during Paris Fashion Week. She was seen sporting the hairstyle with eyecatching trousers with a knitted white crop top. She accessorised it with chunky silver necklaces, cool round sunglasses and a pair...
  • Jennifer Lopez, Versace lead Paris' haute couture revival July 7, 2014

    Paris: Just a few years ago it was on the brink of extinction. Now, haute couture the 150yearold Parisian tradition of making unique, astronomicallypriced handmade gowns is back. The fallwinter 2014/15 collections started with brio Sunday with the Atelier Versace show, graced by Jennifer Lopez. The calendar has expanded...
  • French rail disaster probe finds tracks in state of disrepair July 7, 2014

    Paris: Experts tasked with investigating one of France's worst train accidents found "a state of disrepair never seen before" on the rail network. Michel Dubernard and Pierre Henquenet, appointed by a court to find the cause of the July 2013 BretignysurOrge derailment that left seven people dead, ruled out a...
  • Chelsea's David Luiz signs 5year deal with PSG June 13, 2014

    Paris: Paris SaintGermain has completed the transfer of David Luiz from Chelsea, with the Brazil international signing a fiveyear deal with the French champions. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed but it will reportedly make Luiz the world's most expensive defender. Chelsea and PSG both announced the deal last month...
  • Usain Bolt pulls out of Paris, Ostrava June 7, 2014

    London: Sprint superstar Usain Bolt has delayed his debut on the international circuit this season, after pulling out of the Ostrava Golden Spike and Paris Diamond League. The World and Olympic champion announced he would miss the June 17 outing in the Czech Republic and the July 5 Meeting Areva at...
  • Sharapova on verge of third Paris final in a row June 5, 2014

    Paris: Clay has long been Maria Sharapova's least favoured surface, but the Russian, who takes on Eugenie Bouchard on Thursday, is on the brink of reaching her third successive French Open final, a feat she has never achieved in the other grand slams. Sharapova, who won the title in Paris in...
  • Yaya Toure expresses interest for PSG move May 27, 2014

    Paris: Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure says it would be an "honour" to play for Paris SaintGermain, adding to speculation that he could leave the England champions. Toure, who was the driving force behind City's Premier League title success this season, complained last week about the way the club celebrated his...
  • Chelsea defender David Luiz set for Paris St Germain move May 24, 2014

    French champions Paris St Germain have agreed terms with Chelsea to sign Brazil defender David Luiz, the clubs said on Friday. "The move is now subject to David Luiz agreeing personal terms with PSG and passing a medical examination," Premier League club Chelsea said on their website (www.chelseafc.com). British media reported that...
  • Paris Hilton in legal battle over her shoe line May 20, 2014

    New York: Socialite Paris Hilton is being sued by a New Yorkbased Antebi Footwear Group which is the designer of the Paris Hilton Footwear collection of stilettos flats, wedges and other footwear. The footwear group slapped the hotel heiress with a USD 2 million breachofcontract suit on May 17 in...