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FIFA rankings: India drops one spot to 104th position

India is playing alongside Oman, Qatar, Bangladesh and Afghanistan in Group E of the qualifying tournament.

Sep 19, 2019, 21:34 PM IST

9 killed in Brazil hospital fire

Patients from the private Badim Hospital in northern Rio de Janeiro were evacuated as thick smoke spread through the building on Thursday night.

Sep 13, 2019, 17:55 PM IST

Ronaldinho agrees to friendly appearance for Colombia's Independiente Santa Fe

As a two-time recipient of the FIFA World Player of the Year Award and a World Cup winner with Brazil in 2002, Ronaldinho retired from football in 2018.
 

Sep 12, 2019, 20:38 PM IST

It helps that Saurabh Chaudhary and I hardly connect: Manu Bhaker

According to Manu, the fact that the pair hardly interact actually helps them in their endeavours.
 

Sep 06, 2019, 18:01 PM IST

Brazil legend Cafu's son dies while playing football

Cafu lifted the World Cup for Brazil in 1994 and 2002 and is currently working with FIFA as the brand ambassador for the 2022 World Cup slated to be held in Qatar.
 

Sep 06, 2019, 17:13 PM IST

There will be more like me, says naturalised China striker Elkeson

The Guangzhou Evergrande forward broke new ground for Chinese football earlier this month when he became the first player without Chinese heritage to be included in the country`s national squad when he was selected for September`s World Cup qualifiers.

Aug 30, 2019, 15:49 PM IST

Brazil says South American nations to meet on Amazon, accepts Chilean aid

In his boldest move yet to take the country out of the European Union with or without a divorce deal, British PM Boris Johnson said he would set October 14 for the Queen`s Speech

Aug 28, 2019, 19:14 PM IST

Brazil tells ambassadors no time off due to Amazon fires

The decision to suspend vacations for ambassadors in certain countries was taken by Minister of Foreign Affairs Ernesto Araújo after an emergency meeting with President Jair Bolsonaro on Sunday evening, the two sources said. 

Aug 27, 2019, 14:30 PM IST

Watch Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, 26th August, 2019

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary. This segment of DNA brings to you an analysis of the top news of the day.#PakistanOnKashmir #ImranKhanAddress #G7Summit

Aug 26, 2019, 23:38 PM IST

DNA: Detailed analysis of the reason behind the Amazon fires

In this video, we bring to you a detailed analysis of the reasons behind the Amazon fires. Watch the full video to know more. #AmazonFires

Aug 26, 2019, 22:40 PM IST

Why are the Amazon fires sparking a crisis for Brazil - and the world?

A record number of fires ravaging the Amazon has drawn international outrage because of the rainforest`s importance to the global environment and prompted Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to dispatch the military to assist in firefighting.

Aug 25, 2019, 23:50 PM IST

Brazil president Jair Bolsonaro sends army to control Amazon fires

Against the global chorus of condemnation, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was mobilizing the army to help combat the blazes, while his administration launched a diplomatic charm offensive to try to mend bridges.

Aug 25, 2019, 08:39 AM IST

Brazil-born Elkeson included in China squad in a landmark move

The Asian Football Confederation announced Elkeson`s inclusion in China`s squad on its official website on Sunday, ending weeks of speculation that the 30-year-old had been granted citizenship and would be a member of Marcello Lippi`s selection for the upcoming qualifiers for Qatar 2022.

Aug 18, 2019, 15:48 PM IST

Defender Eli Sabia extends Chennaiyin FC contract

Eli's first-ever stint in Indian football was in the 2016 Indian Super League (ISL) season with Chennaiyin. 

Aug 17, 2019, 17:33 PM IST

Liverpool's Virgil Van Dijk backs Adrian to cover for injured Alisson

Brazil goalkeeper Alisson suffered the injury after slipping in the 36th minute of their 4-1 opening day victory over Norwich City and was replaced by Spaniard Adrian, who joined the club as a free agent four days earlier.

Aug 11, 2019, 16:24 PM IST

Barcelona skipper Lionel Messi out of US tour with a calf strain

The Argentine forward experienced discomfort in his right leg during Monday`s training session and tests confirmed that the 32-year-old had suffered a grade one calf strain, forcing him out of the tour.

Aug 05, 2019, 17:01 PM IST

Neymar can take place of Lionel Messi: Former Brazil player Edmilson

Edmilson said although Neymar is a great player, he needs to have a good mindset.

Aug 03, 2019, 17:13 PM IST

'Motivated' Thiago Silva eager to start new campaign

The Brazil international joined the squad after playing in the Copa America. Brazil won the Copa America and Silva said that they deserved to win.

Aug 03, 2019, 15:27 PM IST

Former Barcelona right-back Dani Alves joins Sao Paulo on a free transfer

Alves is the only player to win 40 trophies across club and international football and Sao Paulo referred to the signing as the "the most victorious player in the history of football".

Aug 02, 2019, 16:06 PM IST

Deadly Brazil prison riots leave 57 inmates dead, with 16 decapitated

Brazil`s incarcerated population has surged eight-fold in three decades to around 750,000 inmates, the world`s third-highest tally.

Jul 30, 2019, 12:12 PM IST