Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is in Brazil to watch the last leg of matches of the FIFA World Cup, says he is enjoying every bit of his experience and there is nothing like watching a match from inside a stadium.
An unfinished overpass collapsed in the Brazilian World Cup host city of Belo Horizonte on Thursday, killing at least one person and casting a shadow over a tournament that has suffered repeated construction accidents and delays.
Brazilian police fired tear gas and rubber bullets to break up a protest Tuesday by some 300 people demanding the release of demonstrators arrested in early protests against the World Cup, news reports said.
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Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has slammed Bharat Ratna awardee Sachin Tendulkar to justify a Rs 89 lakh junket for six legislators, including three ministers, to witness the FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
Several thousand demonstrators marched through an expensive business district of Brazil`s largest city on Thursday to protest against urban developments for the soccer World Cup that they say have left many homeless.
Disputed plays always have played a big role at the World Cup. Frank Lampard`s no-goal Sunday in England`s 4-1 loss to Germany is the latest, and will spark calls for FIFA to institute instant replay to help determine goals.