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Who needs what for 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification

Who needs what for 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification

A World Cup without Lionel Messi. That is the very real prospect facing Argentina, who face already-eliminated Ecuador at altitude on Tuesday.

Oct 08, 2017, 23:07 PM IST
Super sub Cristiano Ronaldo lifts Portugal to victory in FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifier

Super sub Cristiano Ronaldo lifts Portugal to victory in FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifier

Coach Fernando Santos decided to leave Ronaldo on the bench for the start as Portugal's record scorer was carrying a yellow card and another would have ruled him out of the Switzerland game.

Oct 08, 2017, 10:16 AM IST
Madonna announces she's moved to Portugal

Madonna announces she's moved to Portugal

American singer Madonna has announced that she's made a move to the city of Lisbon, Portugal.

Sep 03, 2017, 13:07 PM IST

Over 100 people evacuated in Portugal as wildfire rages

According to the National Authority for Civil Protection (ProCiv), 970 firefighters, 260 fire trucks and 15 airplanes were deployed to combat the flames, reports Efe news.

 

Aug 17, 2017, 17:36 PM IST

Ex-CIA agent convicted over imam kidnapping to face sentencing

Sabrina de Sousa, who holds dual American and Portuguese nationality, said she would leave Portugal to face the Italian courts over the abduction of radical preacher Abu Omar from a Milan street in 2003 in an operation allegedly led jointly by the CIA and the Italian intelligence services.

Jun 30, 2017, 10:18 AM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo leaves Confederations Cup to meet his newborn twins, posts pic on Twitter

Cristiano Ronaldo leaves Confederations Cup to meet his newborn twins, posts pic on Twitter

Ronaldo, 32, is believed to have fathered the twins with a surrogate mother in the United States and already has a seven-year-old son, Cristiano Ronaldo Jnr, from a previous relationship.

Jun 29, 2017, 22:32 PM IST
Confederations Cup: Shootout hero Claudio Bravo sends Chile into final after 0-0 draw with Portugal

Confederations Cup: Shootout hero Claudio Bravo sends Chile into final after 0-0 draw with Portugal

Bravo stopped Portugal`s first three spot kicks from Ricardo Quaresma, Joao Moutinho and Nani while Chile converted their first three kicks.

Jun 29, 2017, 17:41 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi spent 33 hours on plane in four-day trip to Portugal, US and Netherlands

PM Narendra Modi spent 33 hours on plane in four-day trip to Portugal, US and Netherlands

Prime Minister Narendra Modi spent close to 33 hours on Air India One in his four-day trip.

Jun 28, 2017, 21:58 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi arrives home after highly successful three-nation tour

PM Narendra Modi arrives home after highly successful three-nation tour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the national capital on Wednesday morning following a successful tour of three nations, which culminated at The Hague on Tuesday.

Jun 28, 2017, 09:16 AM IST
Chile out to curb Cristiano Ronaldo's goalscoring prowess in Confederations Cup semi-final against Portugal

Chile out to curb Cristiano Ronaldo's goalscoring prowess in Confederations Cup semi-final against Portugal

The 32-year-old Ronaldo converted a penalty in Saturday`s 4-0 thrashing of New Zealand to claim his 75th international goal.

Jun 27, 2017, 22:04 PM IST
Amnesty urges PM Narendra Modi to raise issue of rights violation with US

Amnesty urges PM Narendra Modi to raise issue of rights violation with US

Narendra Modi is in Washington as a part of the second leg of his three-nation tour, which started in Portugal. This will be his maiden meeting with Trump.

Jun 26, 2017, 17:56 PM IST
PM Modi, President Trump to discuss defence partnership, counter-terrorism

PM Modi, President Trump to discuss defence partnership, counter-terrorism

US has cleared the sale of 22 American-made Guardian surveillance drones for India ahead of Modi's visit. The deal is estimated to be worth $2-3 billion. 

Jun 25, 2017, 00:24 AM IST
PM Modi leaves for US after concluding Portugal trip

PM Modi leaves for US after concluding Portugal trip

Modi, who arrived here today, held wide ranging talks with his counterpart Antonio Costa.

Jun 24, 2017, 23:38 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi visits Champalimaud Foundation in Lisbon

PM Narendra Modi visits Champalimaud Foundation in Lisbon

The foundation, which represents multiple synergies between India and Portugal, undertakes research in the fields of neuroscience and oncology at the modernistic Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown.
 

Jun 24, 2017, 23:34 PM IST
Diaspora Indians 'real ambassadors' of India in Portugal: PM Narendra Modi

Diaspora Indians 'real ambassadors' of India in Portugal: PM Narendra Modi

"Indians have carried their cultural heritage with them and have always been proud of them," Narendra Modi said addressing the diaspora Indians in Lisbon.
 

Jun 24, 2017, 23:17 PM IST
India, Portugal sign 11 pacts to boost ties on first leg of PM Modi's three-nation tour

India, Portugal sign 11 pacts to boost ties on first leg of PM Modi's three-nation tour

Costa thanked the expatriate Indian community's contribution to Portugal's economy and society.

Jun 24, 2017, 22:56 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi offers prayers at Radha Krishna temple in Lisbon

PM Narendra Modi offers prayers at Radha Krishna temple in Lisbon

The Hindu-Portuguese community has over 9,000 members, most of them originated from the ex-colonies held by the Portuguese.
 

Jun 24, 2017, 22:53 PM IST

PM Modi condoles loss of lives in forest fires in Portugal

"Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of the victims of forest fire, deepest condolences," Prime Minister Modi said in his joint address to media after holding talks with Costa.

Jun 24, 2017, 22:11 PM IST

Modi thanks Lisbon for sharing digital version of 17th century Goa-Portugal letters

Modi, who is here on a brief visit, said that these letters would help researchers in India.

Jun 24, 2017, 22:06 PM IST
Portuguese PM Antonio Costa arranges special 'Gujarati lunch' for PM Narendra Modi

Portuguese PM Antonio Costa arranges special 'Gujarati lunch' for PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Modi in second-leg of his visit will later today depart for The United States of America.

Jun 24, 2017, 20:22 PM IST