Istanbul April 11 The new stadium of Turkey s leading football club Besiktas opened its doors with a grand opening ceremony with the participation of prominent state figures.
Ipoh (Malaysia) April 9 India will need to step up their performance by a couple of notches as they seek to reignite their campaign when they meet Canada in their third match of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament here on Sunday.
Washington Feb 27 The US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advised pregnant women to consider not going to attend this years Olympic Games in Brazil where the Zika virus outbreak have caused an increase in birth defects known as microcephaly.
Mumbai April 11 From superstars like Shah Rukh Khan Madhuri Dixit and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to young talent like Parineeti Chopra and Huma Qureshi -- the best of Bollywood extended a warm welcome to British Royals Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton here.
Sydney Jan 6 Serbian tennis player Ana Ivanovic will be participating in the Sydney International between January 10-15 thanks to a wild card invitation she received from the organising committee.
Kuala Lumpur Jan 16 Both Chinas mens and womens teams will face Chinese Taipei in the upcoming World Team Table Tennis Championships according to the group stage draw made here on Saturday.
Guwahati Feb 8 Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) chief Brijbhushan Sharan Singh has been appointed as the president of the South Asian Wrestling Federation it was announced on Monday.
Nagpur March 15 New Zealand defeated India by 47 runs in the opening match of the World Twenty20 at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium here on Tuesday.
New Delhi March 21 Pakistani singer Shafqat Amanat Ali who is being criticised for a botched up rendition of his countrys national anthem at the India-Pakistan match in Kolkata says only the weather can be blamed for the technical problem that played spoilsport in the great moment.
Paris Jan 20 The general public have until February 1 to apply for Euro 2016 tickets European footballs governing body UEFA has announced.