WORLD CUP

  • Have asked legislators to repay dues incurred on Brazil junket: Goa CM December 12, 2014

    Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said that he had told the legislators to pay the dues. "Not aware about 3 reminders, joined government last month," said Parsekar. ...
  • Srikkanth credits selectors for World Cup probables squad December 4, 2014

    Former Indian captain Krishnamachari Srikkanth said the Indian selectors did a fair job in excluding the senior players like Sehwag, Yuvraj, Gambhir, Harbhajan and Zaheer. ...
  • Modi, Abbott pose with World Cup trophy at Melbourne Cricket Ground November 18, 2014

    PM Narendra Modi attended a reception hosted by his Australian counterpart Tony Abbott at the Melbourne Cricket ground. Modi also posed with the 2015 Cricket world cup trophy. ...
  • Suspended Saeed Ajmal targets World Cup 2015 for comeback September 15, 2014

    Pakistan's suspended offspinner Saeed Ajmal has not given up hope on playing in the 2015 World Cup to be cohosted by Australia and New Zealand. ...
  • Sachin Tendulkar backs India to defend the World Cup title September 4, 2014

    Sachin backed Team India to defend the 50over World Cup, and said that Dhoni's team has the perfect mix of players to do well down under early next year. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: German players celebrate with fans July 15, 2014

    From the airport, the team set off for downtown Berlin in a bus painted with the years of Germany's World Cup victories: The previous occasions were in 1954, 1974 and 1990. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Fourth World Cup title for Die Mannschaft July 14, 2014

    In one of the most engrossing World Cup finals in recent times, Germany beat off a spirited challenge from Argentina to secure a 10 victory. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Goetze helps Germany to World Cup victory July 14, 2014

    Mario Goetze scored in the extra time to help Germany lift the World Cup by beating Argentina 10. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Argentina aim for third World Cup title July 13, 2014

    Germany battle to become the first European side to win a World Cup on Latin American soil, but for that they will have to deal with the magical Lionel Messi. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on Brazil's loss in FIFA world cup July 13, 2014

    Germany poured in the goals to hand Brazil their heaviest World Cup loss ever with an astounding 71 rout in the semifinals that stunned the host nation. ...
  • World Cup 2014 Final: Indian fans rooting for Germany July 13, 2014

    While Germany and Argentina battle it out to win football's most coveted Cup in Brazil, fans in India are not lagging behind to show support for their favourite team. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Will Messi magic enthrall the Maracana? July 13, 2014

    The monthlong World Cup comes down to the final match tonight in Rio De Janeiro where Germany take on Argentina. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Brazil look to go out on a high July 12, 2014

    Neymar has urged his Brazil teammates to rescue some of their battered pride after their humiliating semifinal defeat to Germany by beating the Netherlands in thirdplace playoff in Brasilia. ...
  • Young footballers from Bangalore travel to China July 12, 2014

    A group of young footballers from the slums of Bangalore will be travelling to Beijing to participate in the Great Wall Cup. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle July 11, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Is Neuer world's best goalkeeper? July 11, 2014

    CNNIBN football experts Novi Kapadia and Karim Bencherifa discuss about the football World Cup 2014's best goalkeepers. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Argentina beat Netherlands on penalties July 10, 2014

    Argentina set up a FIFA World Cup final clash against Germany after overcoming the Netherlands 42 in a penalty shootout. ...
  • Is this the end of Brazil's unquestioned supremacy in world football? July 9, 2014

    Brazil faced the most humiliating defeat in Belo Horizonte when Germany thrashed them 71 in the World Cup semifinal. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle July 9, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Who will face Germany in the World Cup final? July 9, 2014

    Argentina and Netherlands clash in the second semifinal in Sao Paulo for a place in the final against Germany on Sunday. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Germany humiliate Brazil 71 to enter final July 9, 2014

    Germany poured in the goals to hand Brazil their heaviest World Cup loss ever with an astounding 71 rout in the semifinals that stunned the host nation. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey July 8, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Gowda presents Rail bduget, 58 new trains, focus on safety July 8, 2014

    In the maiden Railway Budget of the Narendra Modi government, Union Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday promised to revamp the railways and cut down on populism. Gowda said the Cabinet has been asked to clear Foreign Direct Investment in railway infrastructure and new projects should be explored through the...
  • The Beautiful Game: Can Brazil fire without Neymar in the semis? July 8, 2014

    Brazil will take on Germany in the semifinal tonight without their key players Neymar and captain Thiago Silva. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Focus now moves to the last four July 7, 2014

    With Neymar out of the World Cup, Brazil have a tough challenge in the semifinal against Germany. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Netherlands beat Costa Rica on penalties to reach semis July 6, 2014

    Louis van Gaal put on reserve goalkeeper Tim Krul just before the shootout, and his move paid off with Krul pulling off two saves in the tiebreaker. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Argentina enter semis after win over Belgium July 5, 2014

    Gonzalo Higuain's first goal of this World Cup sent Argentina into the semifinals on Saturday with a 10 win over a disappointing Belgium. ...
  • Watch: Cyrus Broacha in conversation with 'FIFA' July 5, 2014

    FIFA World Cup 2014 once again rules another episode of 'The Week That Wasn't'. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on FIFA fever in India July 5, 2014

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', watch Cyrus Broacha's spoofs on the ongoing FIFA World Cup. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Messi to lead Argentina in Belgium test July 5, 2014

    Argentina will once again turn to Lionel Messi for inspiration when they tackle starstudded Belgium in Brasilia. ...