Swiss village willing to pay £200,000 fine to keep 10 refugees out; fear sex attack on women, children

Swiss village willing to pay £200,000 fine to keep 10 refugees out; fear sex attack on women, children

Their is one more reason which has led the super-rich of Switzerland’s Oberwil-Lieli village to vote ‘no’ in a referendum to accept just ten migrants and i.e. fear of sex attacks on their women and children.

Sri M hopes to take 'Walk of Hope' forward to benefit society

 After a marathon 16-month 'Walk of Hope' from Kashmir to Kanyakumari, social reformer and spiritual guide Sri M wants to use his experience to benefit society through initiatives which include setting up of mobile classrooms for underprivileged children.

Sonia Gandhi received bribe in AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal: Subramanian Swamy

Sonia Gandhi received bribe in AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal: Subramanian Swamy

The VVIP chopper deal resurfaced after an Italian court last month referred to Sonia Gandhi and Manmohan Singh among others in connection with the chopper deal.

FIFA congress: World football body passes landmark reforms on salary disclosure, human rights, women's football

FIFA congress: World football body passes landmark reforms on salary disclosure, human rights, women's football

Extraordinary FIFA Congress 2016 is being held at the Hallenstadion in Zurich, Switzerland.

Full List: World's 10 best places to live in

Full List: World's 10 best places to live in

Vienna, a city of nearly 1.8 million people, is the world's best city, followed by Zurich, Auckland, Munich and Vancouver.

Know! Which is the world's best place to live in

Know! Which is the world's best place to live in

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Sepp Blatter to attend February 16 appeal hearing: Spokesman

Sepp Blatter to attend February 16 appeal hearing: Spokesman

Blatter`s hearing is scheduled 24 hours after that of fallen UEFA president Michel Platini, who is also appealing against his eight-year suspension.

Five-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi presented with platinum football boots

Five-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi presented with platinum football boots

Five-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi was presented with a specially crafted pair of platinum football boots by manufacturing major adidas.

Four-time winner Lionel Messi favourite to regain Ballon d'Or

Four-time winner Lionel Messi favourite to regain Ballon d'Or

The Argentine has been shortlisted for the award along with his Barca team-mate Neymar and Real Madrid front-man Cristiano Ronaldo.

Michel Platini hits out at FIFA investigators

Michel Platini hits out at FIFA investigators

Blatter and Platini, both serving 90-day suspensions, deny any wrongdoing. But FIFA`s ethics commission has called for a life ban for Platini.

CONMEBOL gets new chief after FIFA arrests

CONMEBOL gets new chief after FIFA arrests

Wilmar Valdez takes over as interim president from arrested Juan Angel Napout.

Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi are still a cut above Neymar: Xavi

Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi are still a cut above Neymar: Xavi

Ronaldo, Messi and Neymar have been shortlisted for the prestigious award and the winner will be announced on January 11.

Questions rising over whether FIFA can save itself

Questions rising over whether FIFA can save itself

World football suffered another dramatic day of negative headlines Thursday, with a further 16 officials charged over corruption.

World's top 10 cities to live in

According to consultancy firm Mercer's 'Quality of Living Report-2015', globally, Vienna is followed by Zurich, Auckland, Munich, Vancouver, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Geneva, Copenhagen and Sydney, as the world's top 10 cities in terms of quality of living.

 

Cristiano Ronaldo predicts Lionel Messi to win FIFA Ballon d'Or Award

Cristiano Ronaldo predicts Lionel Messi to win FIFA Ballon d'Or Award

Cristiano Ronaldo predicted Lionel Messi to win the FIFA Ballon d'Or Award in January.

Swiss authorities interrogate FIFA president Sepp Blatter about suspected criminal activity

Swiss authorities interrogate FIFA president Sepp Blatter about suspected criminal activity

In a dramatic turn of events in the ongoing FIFA corruption crisis, its embattled president Sepp Blatter has been interrogated by Swiss authorities on Friday regarding an investigation into charges of "criminal mismanagement" and "misappropriation."

London fifth-priciest city in the world but earnings lag behind: UBS

London is the fifth most expensive city in the world to live in but wage levels have failed to keep up compared to other major centres, a report by Swiss Bank UBS has found.

 

Zico wants September debate with FIFA rivals: Source

Zico wants September debate with FIFA rivals: Source

FIFA presidential candidate Zico wants to hold a debate with his rivals in Zurich later this month, a source close to the former Brazilian international told Reuters on Saturday.

FIFA to meet sponsors on Thursday

FIFA to meet sponsors on Thursday

FIFA will meet some of its leading commercial partners on Thursday to discuss reforms, a source close to soccer`s world governing body said on Tuesday.

Indian waste water purification tech wins Google Pitch Fest

 A hand-held waste-water filtration technology that promises zero wastage, developed by researchers at the IISc in Bengaluru, has won the Google startup festival at Zurich, Switzerland, a scientist said on Wednesday.