Viswanathan Anand draws again, to meet Michael Adams in the final round
Viswanathan Anand draws again, to meet Michael Adams in the final round

Former world champion Viswanathan Anand settled for his fourth draw in the London Chess Classic and almost went out of title race at the Olympia here on Sunday.

Dutch return to MH17 crash site as search resumes

Dutch officials on Monday returned to the crash site of flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine where the search for remains and belongings resumed despite sporadic exchanges of fire.

Dutch firm to conduct MH370 underwater search

Dutch firm will conduct a deep-water search in the Indian Ocean for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 from September, Australia said on Saturday, expressing "cautious optimism" that the plane will be found.

As UP battles power crisis-drought, Akhilesh flies off to Netherlands

Amid an unprecedented power crisis and a drought in the state, a high-level delegation led by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav left for Netherlands Monday, a government spokesman informed.

Delhi Dynamos sign Belgian defender Wim Raymaekers

Indian Super League outfit Delhi Dynamos announced the inclusion of 29 year old central defender Wim Raymaekers in their squad on Wednesday.

After MH17, Dutch to delay 2018 World Cup decision

The Dutch football federation (KNVB) said on Wednesday that "during these black days" it was too early to discuss the country`s participation at the 2018 World Cup in Russia in the wake of the Malaysian Airlines flight crash.

Maoists getting support from European organisations: MHA to Parliament

In a shocking revelation, the Home Ministry on Tuesday said that the Communist Party of India (Maoist) insurgents may be getting support from some foreign organisations located in Europe.

CBF accepts resignation of Scolari backroom team

Brazil`s Football Confederation (CBF) on Monday said it had accepted coach Luiz Felipe Scolari`s offer to resign along with his backroom team.

Costa Rica coach wants FIFA to keep an eye on Robben`s diving

Costa Rica coach Jorge Luis Pinto urged FIFA and referees to keep an eye on Dutch superstar Arjen Robben for diving in the upcoming quarterfinal match here Saturday.

FIFA World Cup 2014: Argentina vs Belgium - Preview

Argentina will once again turn to Lionel Messi for inspiration when they tackle star-studded Belgium here on Saturday in a World Cup quarter-final haunted by ghosts of yesteryear.

Putin expresses `deep concern` over Ukraine victims in Merkel, Hollande talks

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday expressed his "deep concern" over the growing number of civilian casualties and refugees in eastern Ukraine.

Australia aim to shock high-flying Dutch

Australia forward Mathew Leckie believes his side can become the latest to cause an upset at the World Cup tomorrow when they face a Netherlands team fresh from hammering defending champions Spain 5-1.

Bloodied Spain peer into abyss in Chile clash

After their 5-1 annihilation by Holland, the spectre of a humiliating World Cup group-stage exit hangs over champions Spain ahead of tomorrow`s game with Chile in Rio de Janeiro.

Champions Spain fail Dutch test in 2014 FIFA World Cup

Defending champions Spain suffered the ignominy of losing their opening World Cup match for the second successive edition as a superb Holland outfit scored at will. The Group B opener at Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador on Friday witnessed Vicente del Bosque`s side conceding five goals to one.

Van Gaal happy with Holland as Spain loom

Louis van Gaal insists his Holland side`s preparations for their opening World Cup clash with Spain are firmly on course.

Injury concerns over Socceroos` Rogic

Australia secured a 2-0 win Monday in a World Cup prep against Brazilian hosts Parana Clube with Oliver Bozanic and Newcastle Jets striker Adam Taggart on target on his 21st birthday.

3D printed plastic skull successfully implanted in woman

In a first in medicine, part of a woman`s skull has been replaced with a plastic cranium, made using a 3D printer.

Cairns confirms investigation by police, ICC

Former New Zealand Test cricketer Chris Cairns confirmed today that he is under investigation by the London Metropolitan Police and the International Cricket Council`s anti-corruption unit, although he says he does not know why.

`Injured` Van Persie flies to Holland for urgent treatment amid fears of missing World Cup

London: Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has reportedly flown to Holland for urgent treatment amid fears that the striker may miss the World Cup as well if his knee ligament injury is serious.

India, Holland to set up joint working group for clean energy

India and the Netherlands today agreed to set up a joint working group for exchange of technical and institutional knowledge on clean energy.