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Euro 2020 qualifier: Attacking Kosovo provide breath of fresh air

Backed by an estimated 10,000 of their fans inside Southampton`s St Mary`s Stadium, Kosovo gave England a real fright.

Sep 11, 2019, 17:30 PM IST

Harry Kane one of the best finishers I have played with: Marcus Rashford

Despite the heavy competition in the team, Rashford said playing alongside Kane is one of the driving factors for him whenever he steps out to the field.

Sep 07, 2019, 18:00 PM IST

England still have everything to prove, says manager Gareth Southgate

Southgate`s side began their qualifying campaign for next year`s Euro 2020 finals with resounding victories over the Czech Republic and Montenegro to lead Group A ahead of Saturday`s clash with Bulgaria at Wembley.

Sep 07, 2019, 16:54 PM IST

England will not walk off pitch for racist abuse, says Gareth Southgate

England`s 5-1 rout of Montenegro in Podgorica in March was soured by racist abuse from fans and the hosts were ordered to play their next European competition match behind closed doors as part of sanctions handed out by UEFA.

May 17, 2019, 17:18 PM IST

Euro qualifiers: UEFA urged to take strong action over racist incidents in England match

England defender Danny Rose was subjected to monkey chants and Raheem Sterling, the scorer of England`s final goal in the 5-1 win, was also targeted, with racist abuse heard throughout the game.

Mar 27, 2019, 00:24 AM IST

Poland reach 2018 FIFA World Cup; Scots' dreams ended in dramatic draw

The draw meant Scotland could only finish third in the group on 18 points, behind Slovakia only on goal difference, eight points adrift of group winners England and three points ahead of Slovenia.

Oct 09, 2017, 00:04 AM IST

Montenegro becomes NATO's 29th member

Foreign Minister Srdjan Darmanovic submitted Montenegro's official accession papers in a ceremony at the US State Department, making the small Balkan State the 29th member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. 

Jun 05, 2017, 23:21 PM IST

Kremlin denies plotting coup, assassination in Montenegro

On October 16, the same day Montenegrins voted in a Parliamentary Election, authorities arrested 20 people from neighbouring Serbia on charges of planning armed attacks against the state.
 

Feb 20, 2017, 18:04 PM IST

Serbs arrested for attack plot as Montenegro votes

Montenegro said it had foiled a plot by a group of Serbs who were planning to seize the prime minister and parliament and proclaim victory for the opposition after Sunday`s tinderbox election.

Oct 17, 2016, 02:09 AM IST

NATO invites Montenegro to join, angering Russia

NATO on Wednesday invited Montenegro to become the 29th member of the US-led military alliance, defying Russia's warnings it would have to respond to what it branded a threat to its security.

Dec 02, 2015, 21:40 PM IST

Germany probes arrested man's links to Paris attacks

 German officials have said they are investigating whether a 51-year-old man arrested in Bavaria last week is linked to the Paris attacks, even as police in his home country of Montenegro rejected a possible connection.

Nov 15, 2015, 09:48 AM IST

Montenegro prepares for migrants influx

Montenegro is preparing for the likely influx of migrants from Syria and beyond as they carve out a new path on their journey to Western Europe, the government said Friday.

Sep 25, 2015, 20:38 PM IST

President greets Montenegro on national day

President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday extended greetings and felicitations to the government and the people of Montenegro on their national day.

Jul 12, 2015, 15:59 PM IST

Scotland Yard has no knowledge of threat to Lalit Modi

Scotland Yard, London`s metropolitan police authority, has no knowledge of any threat to Lalit Modi, the former commissioner of the Indian Premier League who has allegedly been avoiding returning to India to face interrogation by the Indian finance ministry`s Enforcement Directorate and other authorities, Raymedia reported on Friday.

Jun 19, 2015, 17:46 PM IST

Sailor dead, 3 others hurt in ferry accident off Montenegro

Doctors in Montenegro say one sailor has died and three more had to be hospitalized after an accident on a Greek ferry near the country's Adriatic coast.

Jun 08, 2015, 22:40 PM IST

Australian criminals created global drug cartel: Report

 A group of Australian criminals created a powerful global cartel of cocaine and MDMA or ecstasy traffickers operating from bases in Montenegro, Holland, Spain and with links to Mexican and Colombian mafias, media reported.

Jun 01, 2015, 15:25 PM IST

Eugenie Bouchard's miserable run continues with early French exit

Eugenie Bouchard`s mediocre run continued when the sixth-seeded Canadian was knocked out of the French Open 6-4 6-4 in the first round by local favourite Kristina Mladenovic on Tuesday.

May 26, 2015, 23:31 PM IST

Russia awarded 3-0 win after crowd trouble in Montenegro

UEFA on Wednesday awarded Russia a 3-0 win over Montenegro after crowd trouble forced a European Championship qualifier between the two countries to be abandoned.

Apr 09, 2015, 01:26 AM IST

UEFA investigates Russia, Montenegro over trouble

UEFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Russia and Montenegro following incidents that forced a European Championship qualifier between the teams to be abandoned.

Mar 30, 2015, 23:16 PM IST

Flare-throwing Montenegro fan turns himself in say police

A 25-year old Montenegro fan suspected of hitting Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev on the head with a flare during Friday`s Euro 2016 qualifier has turned himself in, Montenegrin police said on Saturday.

Mar 29, 2015, 12:41 PM IST