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  • EPL: David Silva brace gives Manchester City easy win over Palace 6 hours 0 minutes ago

    Manchester: David Silva came to the rescue of a strikerless Manchester City with two goals in a 3-0 victory over Crystal Palace that drew them level on points with Chelsea at the top of the Premier League on Saturday. Silva eased an increasingly tense atmosphere at the Etihad Stadium when he...
  • Joe Hart signs new contract with Manchester City 13 hours 37 minutes ago

    London: Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart has signed a new contract which will keep him with the current Premier League champions until 2019. "I'm really happy, I've been here a long time now and I want to keep that going," Hart told City's official website on Friday, reports Xinhua. Hart, who joined...
  • EPL: Manchester City primed to pounce on leaders Chelsea 14 hours 41 minutes ago

    Rejuvenated Manchester City can pile the pressure on Premier League leaders Chelsea for the first time this season if they beat struggling visitors Crystal Palace on Saturday. With Chelsea not playing at Stoke City until Monday, a City victory at the Etihad Stadium against a Palace side who have failed to...
  • Lionel Messi is the best footballer of all time: David Silva 2 days ago

    Manchester: Spanish midfielder David Silva had said that Argentine forward Lionel Messi is part of his dream team as he is the best footballer of all time. "He's the best of all time, although I haven't had a chance to watch some other greats of the past," he was quoted as...
  • Gurgaon: Bomb threat at Huda city metro station turns out to be a hoax 3 days ago

    Gurgaon: Delhi Metro services on the Yellow Line on Wednesday were disrupted for more than an hour following a bomb threat. Police stopped metro services after a threat call about a bomb at Gurgaon's Huda City Metro Station. The services were shut for a brief around 04:00 PM after the...
  • Manchester City a very difficult team: Barcelona coach Luis Enrique 4 days ago

    Geneva: In a repeat of last season's Champions League round of 16 clash, won by Barcelona, the La Liga giants will take on England's Manchester City again, in a "very difficult tie", according to Barcelona coach Luis Enrique. Barcelona got the better of City in last season's Champions League round of...
  • Champions League last-16 draw: Real Madrid get Schalke, Manchester City face Barcelona 5 days ago

    A Champions League draw heavy with reunions on Monday paired Real Madrid and Barcelona with the same last 16 opponents as last season, and sent Arsene Wenger back to the club where he made his reputation. Defending champion Madrid will play Schalke a year after a 6-1 rout in Germany sparked...
  • Foreign national narrates harassment instances in Jaipur 5 days ago

    If Indian women feel unsafe in the country, the scene is even more difficult for foreign nationals. "Men stare at me constantly, misbehave with me," Loredana Chifu who lives in Jaipur narrates her experiences. ...
  • Watch: Has anything changed since December 16, 2012 5 days ago

    People from various cities speak up about the safety of women after the horrific December 16 gangrape in Delhi. ...
  • Youngsters stage mock harassment to see who stands up for women in DTC buses 5 days ago

    A group of young theatre artists have come together to gauge Delhi's response to harassment in DTC buses. They stage mock harassment incidents to see who stands up to fight for women. ...
  • Mark Wahlberg lost 60 pounds for 'The Gambler'; later ate till he was sick 6 days ago

    Los Angeles: Actor Mark Wahlberg, who lost a whopping 60 pounds on a liquid diet for his role in 'The Gambler,' says after he dropped his strict diet, he ate until he was sick. "The first thing I ate was a huge pancake, eggs over easy, English muffins, home fries, bacon,...
  • Lampard scores Manchester City beat Leicester 1-0 in Premier League 1 week ago

    Leicester: Frank Lampard scored in the first half to give defending champion Manchester City a 1-0 win at last-place Leicester in the Premier League on Saturday that came at the price of two more costly injuries. Lampard was left totally unmarked in front of goal to slot in a low cross...
  • EPL: Eden Hazard, Diego Costa give Chelsea 2-0 win over Hull City 1 week ago

    London: Eden Hazard and Diego Costa scored as Premier League leader Chelsea responded to their first loss of the season with a 2-0 victory over 10-man Hull. Hazard scored his eighth goal of the season in the seventh minute, and Hull midfielder Tom Huddlestone was dismissed on the hour after being...
  • Jessica Alba: I don't care about being a celebrity 1 week ago

    London: Actress Jessica Alba says she does not care about her celebrity status. The 33-year-old 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For' star said she would not mind if her celebrity status was ripped away from her one day because the actress feels she transformed into the person she is meant...
  • Mourinho backs Petr Cech to stay ahead of Hull City start December 12, 2014

    London: Out-of-favour goalkeeper Petr Cech will not leave Chelsea in January and has nothing to prove ahead of his first Premier League start of the season against Hull City, manager Jose Mourinho said. The Czech international had been Chelsea's number one for the last 10 years before Thibaut Courtois, who returned...
  • Vincent Kompany set for Manchester City return at Leicester December 12, 2014

    London: Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany will return for their game at Leicester City as the champions bid to maintain the pressure on leaders Chelsea with a fifth straight Premier League win, manager Manuel Pellegrini said on Friday. Kompany has sat out City's last three games, including the superb 2-0 midweek...
  • Manuel Pellegrini hails Roman warriors not big-name absentees December 11, 2014

    Pellegrini celebrated Manchester City's remarkable brinkmanship in securing a Champions League knock-out spot on Wednesday by hailing the champions' Roman warriors rather than the absent leading players. The unruffled Chilean, who must have feared a quick exit before his side made a remarkable comeback against Bayern Munich last month, almost made...
  • Champions League: Manchester City complete great escape in Rome December 11, 2014

    London: Manchester City concluded one of the great Champions League Houdini acts on Wednesday as they qualified for the knockout stages with goals from Samir Nasri and Pablo Zabaleta sinking Roma 2-0 to eliminate the Italians at the Stadio Olimpico. The Frenchman's 60th-minute thunderbolt, before he laid on a second for...
  • ISL: NorthEast United FC play out 1-1 draw with Mumbai City FC December 10, 2014

    Guwahati: NorthEast United FC played out a 1-1 draw against Mumbai City FC in an inconsequential Hero Indian Super League match to end at the bottom position in the football tournament here on Wednesday. The home team missed some good opportunities after taking the 34th minute when Spanish striker Sergio Contreras...
  • As it happened: NorthEast United FC vs Mumbai City FC, ISL December 10, 2014

    (For live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) NorthEast United FC will look to do the double over visiting Mumbai City FC at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in a highly anticipated encounter on Wednesday. Having beaten Mumbai 0-2 in their previous encounter, head coach Ricki Herbert will...
  • Manchester City's Sergio Aguero sidelined for up to six weeks December 10, 2014

    Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero will be out for up to six weeks with a knee ligament injury, manager Manuel Pellegrini said on the eve of their Champions League clash at AS Roma. Argentine Aguero, the Premier League's leading scorer with 14 goals, hobbled off after less than five minutes against...
  • ISL: Kerala Blasters FC beat FC Pune City to book their place in the semis December 9, 2014

    Kochi: Iain Hume's 23rd minute goal proved the decisive winner as Kerala Blasters beat Pune City FC by a solitary goal and book a semi-final spot in the Hero Indian Super League football tournament on Tuesday. By virtue of the win, the Sachin Tendulkar co-owned side collected 19 points after their...
  • As it happened: Kerala Blasters FC vs FC Pune City, Match 54, ISL December 9, 2014

    (For Live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) As the Kerala Blasters FC players try to focus on the must-win match against Pune City FC at the Nehru Stadium and attempt to progress to the Indian Super League semi-finals, a lot of things could distract their heads. The Blasters...
  • ISL: Injury forces Freddie Ljungberg to forego future Mumbai City FC games December 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai City FC on Tuesday announced that an injury has forced marquee player Freddie Ljungberg to miss the team's remaining matches in the inaugural season of Indian Super League (ISL) football tournament. The former Arsenal star will return to Europe for treatment. Speaking about his exit, Ljungberg said, "I'd like to...
  • Champions League: Calculators out for Roma-Man City decider December 9, 2014

    The calculators will be out in force as AS Roma and Manchester City clash for a place in the last 16 of the Champions League on Wednesday with outsiders CSKA Moscow lurking in the background. The head-to-head rule which UEFA use to separate teams who are level on points means that...
  • Karnataka launches M One App, citizens can access 637 government services December 8, 2014

    Bengaluru: Karnataka launched its ambitious mobile governance project, the first of its kind in the country that allows citizens of the state to access as many as 637 government services at a tap on their cell phones. President Pranab Mukherjee launched the M One app on Monday in Bengaluru. The...
  • ISL: Mumbai City FC pip Atletico de Kolkata 2-1 to keep semis hopes alive December 7, 2014

    Former Borussia Dortmund defender Manuel Friedrich headed home a late winner as Mumbai City FC pipped Atletico De Kolkata (ATK) 2-1 in an Indian Super League match on Sunday. Mumbai went into the lead in the 40th minute through a left footed finish by medio Lalrindika Ralte - more popularly known...
  • As it happened: Mumbai City FC vs Atletico de Kolkata, ISL Match 52 December 7, 2014

    (For live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) With its campaign in tatters after three consecutive defeats, Mumbai City FC needs to regroup quickly as it finds itself in a must-win situation against a formidable Atletico de Kolkata in an Indian Super League match on Sunday. Having just 12...
  • Champions League: Man City reeling as Aguero ruled out of Rome trip December 7, 2014

    Manchester City's already slim hopes of remaining in the Champions League beyond next week suffered a devastating blow on Saturday when a tearful Sergio Aguero joined their lengthening injury list. Aguero, the Premier League's leading scorer with 14 goals, suffered a knee ligament injury in the opening minutes of City's 1-0...