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  • Dinamo Moscow, Salzburg advance in Europa League November 7, 2014

    Dinamo Moscow, FC Salzburg and Legia Warsaw won to reach the next round of the Europa League, while defending champion Sevilla took a step closer to qualifying after beating Standard Liege 3-1 on Thursday. Forwards Kevin Gameiro and Jose Antonio Reyes pounced in the first half for Sevilla either side of...
  • Usain Bolt breaks 10 seconds under roof in Warsaw August 24, 2014

    Warsaw: Sixtimes Olympic champion Usain Bolt broke 10 seconds for the first time this season when he won a 100 metres race under a closed roof at the National Stadium in Warsaw on Saturday. The Jamaican clocked 9.98 seconds into a slight breeze at the Kamila Skolimowska Memorial in front of...
  • Celtic back in Champions League after Warsaw thrown out August 8, 2014

    Legia Warsaw were thrown out of the Champions League by UEFA on Friday after fielding an ineligible player during the second leg of their qualifying tie against Celtic on Wednesday. Unregistered defender Bartosz Bereszynski came on as a substitute with three minutes remaining in Legia's 20 win which sealed a 61...
  • Salman Khan's 'Kick' earns over Rs 50 crore in two days July 27, 2014

    'Kick' which marks the directorial debut of Sajid Nadiadwala, and stars Jaqueline Fernandez as Salman Khan 's love interest, has raked in a figure of over 50 crores in the first two days of its release. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#Kick crosses 50 cr nett mark in...
  • Salman Khan's 'Kick' earns over Rs 26 crore on the first day, the highest opening day figure for 2014 July 26, 2014

    If the film stars Salman Khan, it ought to break box office records, right? While it is too early to state if Salman Khan's recent release 'Kick' will emerge year's biggest grosser, it is true that the film has kicked off in a triumphant mode. 'Kick' which marks the directorial...
  • Leaked video of Barack Obama working out in a hotel gym goes viral June 5, 2014

    Warsaw: Like millions of gym goers, US President Barack Obama grimaces while lifting weights. Like millions, he does lunges and step ups and tests his cardio on an elliptical machine. Unlike millions, he is surreptitiously captured on a video that goes viral on the Internet. A oneminute, 25second clip of Obama...
  • Salman Khan fans mob the actor, 'Kick' crew in Warsaw April 22, 2014

    Warsaw: From being followed by fans everywhere to getting wide media coverage - the filming of Bollywood film 'Kick', which stars Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez in the lead roles, has generated frenzy in the Polish capital. Director Sajid Nadiadwala, who is shooting the film's climax here, had no inkling people...
  • Indian musicians dominate Warsaw CrossCulture Festival October 1, 2012

    Warsaw: Whether it was Anoop Mishra, an exponent from the Benaras gharana, or Jyotsna Srikanth, a Carnatikgenre violinist, or Raza Khan, a rustic Punjabi Sufi singer from Amritsar, Indian musicians hogged the limelight during the justconcluded 8th Warsaw CrossCulture Festival here. All three Indian musicians won the hearts of Warsawians...
  • Germany, Italy set for epic semifinal June 28, 2012

    It will be German strike force against Italian artistry in the second Euro semifinal, CNNIBN reports from Poland. ...
  • Poland, Russian fans turn violent at Euro 2012 June 13, 2012

    A thrilling 11 draw between old adversaries Poland and Russia on Tuesday was marred by violent street battle between the fans. ...
  • Warsaw violence mars Euro 2012 June 13, 2012

    Warsaw: A thrilling 11 draw between old adversaries Poland and Russia was marred by the worst fan violence of soccer's European Championship so far on Tuesday, with 123 fans arrested after running street battles in Warsaw. Riot police were pelted with missiles including rocks, flares and bottles, firing tear gas and...
  • Is 60inch wide Polish house world's narrowest? July 7, 2011

    London: Just 60 inches wide, a fourstorey house with a bedroom, lounge, bathroom and kitchen but no staircase is being claimed to be the world's narrowest property. The home is so narrow that the builders abandoned a traditional staircase in favour of a ladder, Daily Mail reported Tuesday. Each of...
  • Wozniacki retires, Li Na advances in Warsaw Open May 20, 2010

    Poland: Topseeded Caroline Wozniacki retired with an injured ankle while trailing Zheng Jie of China 63 on Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Warsaw Open. In the semifinals, Zheng will face either Greta Arn of Hungary or sixthseeded Alona Bondarenko of Ukraine. In the other semifinal, thirdseeded Li Na of China will...
  • Pironkova ousts Dementieva in Warsaw Open May 19, 2010

    Warsaw: Topfive player Elena Dementieva will head to the French Open scrambling for confidence after a third straight early round loss on European clay at the Warsaw Open on Wednesday. Dementieva, a former French Open finalist, lost her first matchup with Bulgarian qualifier Tsvetana Pironkova 75, 46, 64 in just under...
  • Sharapova makes successful comeback at Warsaw Open May 20, 2009

    New Delhi: Maria Sharapova has made a successful return to singles tennis at the Warsaw Open after a nineandahalf month lay off due to a shoulder injury. The 22yearold Russian beat Italian Tathiana Garbin 61, 67, 63 in the first round. The former world number one had not played a...
  • Vatican didn't know Archbishop spied January 9, 2007

    Vatican City: The Vatican did not know the former Warsaw archbishop had spied for Poland's former communist regime when Pope Benedict XVI nominated him last month, a senior cardinal was quoted as saying on Monday. Archbishop Stanislaw Wielgus resigned on Sunday after admitting to collaborating with Poland's communist secret police ...
  • Bollywood next stop for Natasha Suri? October 2, 2006

    Warsaw: Modelling is high on her agenda and maybe Bollywood, too, says Miss India World Natasha Suri, who has taken her loss at the Miss World 2006 contest in her stride. Natasha says she has decided not to get disheartened at losing out in the semifinal round of the contest held...
  • Czech out the new Miss World! October 1, 2006

    Warsaw (Poland): Tatana Kucharova, an 18yearold student from the Czech Republic, won the Miss World 2006 beauty contest on Saturday. Kucharova defeated 103 other women in voting by a panel of judges and television viewers around the world during a twohour finals ceremony in the Polish capital. First runnerup in the 56th...
  • Final countdown for Natasha at Ms World September 29, 2006

    Warsaw: Miss India Natasha Suri probably will have a sleepless night when she goes to bed she has to live up to the expectations of millions of supporters in her effort to win the coveted Miss World 2006 title. She is one of the top five favourites at Saturday's event...
  • Miss World 2006: Hotties get hotter September 28, 2006

    As the countdown for Miss World 2006 begins, the competition in Warsaw gets fiercer. Who will get the crown on September 30? IBNlive shows you whats on with the beauties two days before D Day. ...
  • Miss World: Beauties Bare It All September 10, 2006

    Natasha Suri is India's shot at the crown ...