UK deputy PM says Russia should not host FIFA World Cup

British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg joined calls on Sunday for Russia to be stripped of the World Cup in 2018 following the shooting down of flight MH17 over Ukraine.

Russian leadership backs restoration of Stalingrad name

"Russia`s deputy prime minister called on Saturday for the name Stalingrad to be restored to the city that was the site of a key World War II battle against the Nazis.

Sochi in home stretch, Russia says Games "broke the ice"

Norway held their lead at the top of the medals table on Saturday as the Sochi Olympics entered the final weekend, and Russia said its first Winter Games had helped "break the ice" of scepticism towards the host nation.

Floral tributes paid to Babu Jagjivan Ram

Floral tributes were today paid to freedom fighter and former Deputy Prime Minister Babu Jagjivan Ram at his memorial `Samta Sthal` here on the occasion of his 26th death anniversary.

Pakistan `officially` gets a `powerless` Deputy PM

Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi, a top leader of the ruling PPP`s key ally PML-Q, has been appointed as Pakistan`s Deputy Prime Minister.

Nepal Deputy Prime Minister leaves for China

Narayankaji Shrestha on Tuesday left
for China on a week-long official visit aimed at strengthening
bilateral ties.

Elahi to be Dy PM in PPP-PMLQ `national reconciliation govt`

Zardari accepted the PML-Q`s demand that its leader Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi be made Deputy Prime Minister.