Stepping up attack, Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan on Sunday accused Governor Ram Naik of vitiating the atmosphere in the state at the behest of BJP government at the Centre and said he will approach President Pranab Mukherjee to apprise him of Naik's actions.
FIFA whistleblower Phaedra Al-Majid, who accused Qatar of corruption in its successful bid to win the right to host the 2022 soccer World Cup, said on Wednesday she was living in fear after receiving threats against her family.
Young Syrian opposition activists living with the constant dangers of more than three years are war are braving bombardment by government forces and jihadists` threats to watch their favourite World Cup teams.
US Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl suffered harsh treatment at the hands of his Taliban captors, including long periods of solitary confinement, according to US military officials who also said the soldier was struggling emotionally and had not yet called his parents.
The father of Bowe Bergdahl, the Idaho soldier released from captivity in a controversial prisoner swap with the Taliban, has received emailed death threats that authorities are investigating, an Idaho police chief said on Saturday.
The threats from the Taliban and other militant groups to political parties are part of a "very organised campaign" to sabotage Pakistan`s landmark general election, Information Minister Arif Nizami said on Monday.