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  • Champions League: Bayern edge City; big wins for Roma, Porto 7 hours 35 minutes ago

    Bayern Munich scored a 90th-minute goal to beat Manchester City 1-0 in the Champions League on Wednesday, while Barcelona had an easier time edging APOEL 1-0. Bayern defender Jerome Boateng's powerful shot appeared to deflect off team-mate Mario Goetze, rising up and beyond the dive of his former City team-mate Joe...
  • 'Very future techno, as opposed to feminine sexy': Fashion world and film fraternity divided on first look at Apple Watch September 10, 2014

    Cupertino: Apple Inc's newly unveiled smartwatch on Tuesday split fashion arbiters who may prove pivotal to its broad acceptance. Many praised the "Apple Watch", priced from $349 when it debuts next year, for its clean aesthetic, but some bloggers and editors said the watch had a masculine aura, which would limit...
  • Watch: PSG's Thiago Motta attacked with a headbutt August 17, 2014

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain President Nasser Al-Khelaifi 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 2-0 loss to PSG, Brandao waited for Thiago Motta in the tunnel and headbutted the midfielder, leaving him with...
  • I'm not heading to PSG, says ex-Juventus 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 Saint-Germain, 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...
  • Chelsea's David Luiz signs 5-year deal with PSG June 13, 2014

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain has completed the transfer of David Luiz from Chelsea, with the Brazil international signing a five-year 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...
  • 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 Saint-Germain, 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...
  • Revenge comedy 'Relatos Salvajes' a hit in Cannes; fashion biopic about Yves Saint Laurent cold-shouldered May 18, 2014

    An Argentine revenge fantasy impressed critics at the Cannes film festival on Saturday, winning more hearts than a biopic about the private life of French fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent. On the fourth day of the 12-day festival, Argentine director Damian Szifron's "Relatos Salvajes" (Wild Tales) drew excited hoots and applause...
  • PSG extend Blanc's contract to 2016 May 8, 2014

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain has extended coach Laurent Blanc's contract to June 2016, a day after he guided the club to a fourth French league title. Blanc was not even the club's first choice to succeed Carlo Ancelotti last summer, but he has outdone his predecessor by leading PSG to a league...
  • Time to erase bad memories of 1998 Football World Cup final: Thiago Silva April 14, 2014

    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...
  • Demba Ba's late goal sends Chelsea through to Champions League semi-finals April 9, 2014

    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 comeback...
  • Champions League QF, 2nd Leg: Chelsea host PSG in a must-win clash April 8, 2014

    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. ...
  • PSG decimate Chelsea at home in Champions League April 3, 2014

    Paris Saint-Germain took advantage of sloppy defending to beat Chelsea 3-1 in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final. ...
  • Powerful quarter-finals line-up in Champions League March 31, 2014

    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 to...
  • Champions League: Bayern get Man United, Real Madrid face Dortmund in quarters March 21, 2014

    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 be played...
  • Real Madrid, Manchester United, PSG advance in Champions League November 28, 2013

    London: Nine-time winner Real Madrid, Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain qualified on Wednesday for the round of 16 in the Champions League. Juventus kept alive their chances of reaching the knockout stage. Madrid needed only a draw at home with Galatasaray to clinch the top spot in Group B. The Spanish...
  • Nigeria: 24 dead in church stampede over politics November 4, 2013

    Lagos: A stampede at an all-night church vigil disrupted by politicking over a contentious gubernatorial election has killed 24 people and injured 17 in Nigeria's southeast Anambra state, the Red Cross and government officials said Sunday. The stampede occurred before dawn Saturday at an All Saints' Day open-air vigil organized by...
  • Ayodhya: 75 arrested as VHP's 84-Kosi Parikrama yatra march concludes today September 13, 2013

    At least 75 people were arrested and four dozens detained on Friday in Uttar Pradesh as the VHP's Ayodhya march concluded, officials said. Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) activists said despite the state government's ban, the "84 kosi parikrama yatra" of the Hindu saints, launched on Aug 25, continued over the last...
  • Ramdev advises sages to maintain distance from women September 3, 2013

    Yoga guru Ramdev on Monday said that sages and holymen should avoid being alone with women, including their mothers, daughters and mothers-in-law, as that was the prescription laid down in Hindu scriptures. "One of the principles of ideal behaviour for saints prescribed by the scriptures is to maintain a distance from women, including...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Friday July 27, 2013

    IBNLive Sports gives you Friday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip involving the leading clubs and top players around the world. No intention of selling Luis Suarez: Liverpool Liverpool managing director Ian Ayre says the club has no intention of selling striker Suarez despite persistent interest from Arsenal and...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Friday July 19, 2013

    IBNLive Sports gives you Friday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. We have money to buy Lionel Messi: PSG warn Barcelona Paris Saint-Germain president Sheikh Nasser Al-Khelaifi has sensationally stated that he might try to sign Barcelona's Lionel Messi...
  • Liverpool keen on PSG striker Gameiro July 18, 2013

    English Premier League side Liverpool are making a move for Paris Saint-Germain striker Kevin Gameiro in order to bolster their forward options. PSG spent a fortune signing Edinson Cavani from Napoli and currently find themselves deficit of funds. The Daily Star reports Liverpool are looking pounce on this opportunity bidding for...
  • PSG sign Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani for a record fee July 17, 2013

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain broke the transfer record in the French league on Tuesday by signing Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani to a five-year contract for a reported fee of 64 million euros ($84 million). The previous record belonged to Monaco, which recently paid Atletico Madrid an estimated 60 million euros ($79...
  • Italian Trentin wins Tour de France stage 14 July 13, 2013

    Lyon: Italian Matteo Trentin won the 14th stage of the Tour de France, a 191-km undulating ride from Saint Pourcain sur Sioule on Saturday. The Omega Pharma-Quick Step rider beat breakaway companions Michael Albasini of Switzerland and American Andrew Talansky who finished second and third. ....
  • Apple hires former Yves Saint Laurent CEO as VP special projects July 6, 2013

    New York: Apple announced the hiring of the erstwhile CEO of French fashion firm Yves Saint Laurent Paul Deneve as vice president of special projects. "We're thrilled to welcome Paul Deneve to Apple," company spokeswoman Kristin Huguet said in a statement. "He'll be working on special projects as a vice president...
  • No PSG bid for Chelsea target Edinson Cavani: Napoli July 4, 2013

    Naples: Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has dismissed reports that the Serie A club have received an offer from Paris Saint-Germain for Edinson Cavani, according to espn.co.uk. Speculation over Cavani's possible departure from Naples increased this week, with the striker seemingly destined for Chelsea, but PSG now appear to lead the...
  • Real close in on Ancelotti and Isco, says president Perez June 25, 2013

    Madrid: Paris Saint-Germain coach Carlo Ancelotti and Malaga midfielder Isco, are close to joining Real Madrid, president Florentino Perez said on Monday. The nine-times European champions have been chasing a replacement for Jose Mourinho, who left at the end of last season and joined Chelsea, and one of Europe's most coveted...
  • Fabio Capello rules out PSG move June 21, 2013

    Paris: Fabio Capello's son has told RMC that negotiations about his father taking over as manager of Paris Saint-Germain never even started and that "there was no offer" from the French club. Capello, 67, was tipped by media to be unveiled as successor to compatriot Carlo Ancelotti at the Parc des...
  • PSG to reportedly unveil Fabio Capello as new manager June 19, 2013

    Paris: Fabio Capello is set to be announced as the new manager of French club Paris Saint-Germain, according to a report in ESPN Soccernet. Current PSG manager Carlo Ancelotti would then be allowed to make his highly-rumoured move to the vacant position at Real Madrid. Current Russia national team boss Capello has...
  • Tevez uncertain about his future June 18, 2013

    Carlos Tevez continues to remain under the shadows of uncertainty. The Argentine striker is in a precarious state as to which club his future lies in. "I really don't know anything about my future," the striker told Radio Cooperativa in Argentina. I have to wait for news. I am on vacation and...
  • Brazil captain Thiago Silva in doubt for France friendly June 8, 2013

    Porto Alegre, Brazil: Brazil captain Thiago Silva is in doubt for Sunday's international friendly against France in Porto Alegre due to injury. The Paris Saint-Germain centre-back was absent from training Friday, reportedly suffering muscle soreness following Brazil's 2-2 draw with England at the Maracana stadium last Sunday. His place could be taken...