Sebastian Vettel a good fit for Ferrari, says John Surtees
Sebastian Vettel a good fit for Ferrari, says John Surtees

Sebastian Vettel could be just the man to revive Ferrari`s Formula One fortunes because both need to recover their lost lustre after a dismal year, the team`s 1964 world champion John Surtees said on Tuesday.

Flawless Martin Kaymer tightens grip in Abu Dhabi
Flawless Martin Kaymer tightens grip in Abu Dhabi

Martin Kaymer tightened his grip on the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship on Friday, shooting a second-round 67 to move to 13 under par following a flawless morning in the desert.

German arrested for joining Islamic State

A 24-year-old German suspected of joining Islamic State jihadists in Syria was arrested on Saturday, months after he returned from the war-ravaged country.

Lukas Podolski hits out at Arsene Wenger
Lukas Podolski hits out at Arsene Wenger

Lukas Podolski slammed Arsenal coach Arsene Wenger for lacking "respect" in an acrimonious parting shot after his move to Inter Milan this week.

Rosberg hopes Hamilton will be easier to beat this F1 season as winner turns 30
Rosberg hopes Hamilton will be easier to beat this F1 season as winner turns 30

Reigning Formula One champions Lewis Hamilton received an 'old' birthday wish from his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg as the Briton celebrated his 30th birthday on Wednesday.

German, American die in Mexico climbing mishaps

 

Mexico City: Two young climbers, a German and an American, died in separate accidents in northeastern Mexico`s Potrero Chico mountains, authorities said on Monday.

'Happy New Year' now in foreign languages for SRK fans!
'Happy New Year' now in foreign languages for SRK fans!

Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Happy New Year' is now available for fans who speak foreign languages.

Soldiers in Afghanistan play soccer in memory of WW1 truce
Soldiers in Afghanistan play soccer in memory of WW1 truce

British and German soldiers gathered in a dusty field in Afghanistan on Wednesday to play a game of soccer in memory of a Christmas truce spontaneously called between their armies a century ago during World War One.

WWI letter describes `extraordinary` Christmas truce

A letter from a World War I soldier describing the "extraordinary sight" of a spontaneous Christmas ceasefire between German and British soldiers was published on Wednesday, 100 years after it was written.

No exam of third language in 2014-15: KVS to SC

The Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan on Monday informed the Supreme Court that there will be no examination for the third language in this academic session (2014-15) for those students who have to take Sanskrit midway in place of German.

F1 principals snub Nico Rosberg in best driver poll
F1 principals snub Nico Rosberg in best driver poll

Formula One team principals have snubbed Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg in a best driver poll, rating the German only fifth in a list headed by his title-winning team mate Lewis Hamilton.

Germany confident India will find "practical solution" to language issue

Germany on Thursday voiced confidence that the Modi government will find a "practical solution" to the issue of dropping German language as an alternative to Sanskrit in central schools.

KVS to teach Sanskrit in Classes XI, XII

After replacing German with Sanskrit as third language from Classes VI to VIII, Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) has decided to revive a policy of teaching Sanskrit in Classes XI and XII.

Sanskrit Vs German: SC to resume hearing today

The Supreme Court will resume hearing, Monday, on the petition filed against government's decision to drop German as an alternative to Sanskrit as third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas.

Russia`s anti-doping agency to investigate German TV doping claims
Russia`s anti-doping agency to investigate German TV doping claims

Russia`s anti-doping agency RUSADA announced Friday they are to open an investigation into doping accusations made in a German television documentary.

German Vs Sanskrit: SC accepts Centre's proposal to let students choose
German Vs Sanskrit: SC accepts Centre's proposal to let students choose

The Supreme Court, Friday, accepted Centre's proposal to allow students to opt for either Sanskrit or German in the current academic session.

Ballon d'Or award: Will Manuel Neuer break Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo duopoly?
Ballon d'Or award: Will Manuel Neuer break Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo duopoly?

Once again, it's that time of year when football fans argue who deserves to win the prestigious Ballon d'Or award – the greatest award an individual player can win in the sport. Like in the recent past, both Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have already started as the favourites to win the award. But their duopoly could see an abrupt ending this January, as the Germany's World Cup winning goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has found himself as one of the three finalists.

Trinamool questions govt over Sanskrit move

Trinamool Congress questioned the government over its move to replace German with Sanskrit as the third language in Kendriya Vidyalaya schools, saying an unnecessary controversy had been created by it.

Sanskrit to be 3rd language in Classes 6-8 in KV: Centre to SC
Sanskrit to be 3rd language in Classes 6-8 in KV: Centre to SC

Centre on Thursday submitted before the Supreme Court that Sanskrit will be the third language in classes 6 to 8 in Kendriya Vidyalayas.