International

Barcelona confirm five-year deal with Douglas

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 27 (IANS) Barcelona have confirmed the signing of Brazilian defender Douglas for 4,000,000 euros. In a statement, the...

International, Sports

International

Eradicating Islamic State will not be easy: Obama

Washington, Aug 27 (IANS) US President Barack Obama said Tuesday that wiping out a radical group like the...

International, Sports

Palmeiras call off Ronaldinho pursuit

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 27 (IANS) Palmeiras have aborted their bid to sign Ronaldinho after contract talks broke...

International

Three killed in UN helicopter crash in South Sudan

Khartoum, Aug 27 (IANS) Three people were killed and another injured when a helicopter belonging to the UN...

International, Sports

Bopanna-Qureshi suffer first round defeat in US Open

New York, Aug 27 (IANS) India’s Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani partner Aisam Qureshi suffered a first...

Hollywood, International

Hemsworth likely to join ‘National Lampoon’ reboot

Los Angeles, Aug 27 (IANS) Actor Chris Hemsworth is in negotiations to join “The Hangover” star...

International, Sports

Grenada government says it did not stop the music

St.George’s (Grenada), Aug 27 (IANS/CMC) The Grenada government distanced itself from a decision to...

International

Brazil prison riot left five inmates dead

Rio De Janeiro, Aug 27 (IANS) At least five people were killed and 25 injured in a 45 hours prison riot that...

Business/Economy, India

Sensex up 126 points; auto stocks surge

Mumbai, Aug 27 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday was trading 126.41 points or...