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Fifa head did not resign, says report

Sepp Blatter

Sepp Blatter has claimed that he “did not resign” as Fifa president, according to a report by the Swiss newspaper Blick.

Computer data seized at Fifa headquarters

Fifa has handed over computer data to Swiss police investigating the 2018 and 2022 World Cup votes and suspended bidding for the 2026 tournament as it remained at the centre of a football corruption s

Fifa suspends 2026 Cup bidding

Fifa announced on Wednesday it had suspended the bidding process to host the 2026 World Cup amid the furore surrounding corruption probes at the organisation.

Relay medals shake-up with ban on Tyson Gay: International Olympic Committee

Tyson Gay

Trinidad and Tobago are to be awarded silver and France bronze medals for the 4x100m relay at the 2012 Olympics after the United States were disqualified due to Tyson Gay’s doping ban.

Deal reached on key points of Iran N-pact

President Hassan Rouhani delivers a message for the Iranian new year. (Photo: AP)

Final accord by June 30

Iran nuclear talks reach crucial ‘Yes or No’ time

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US secretary of state John Kerry (centre) and British foreign secretary Philip Hammond (second from right) wait with US under secretary for political affairs Wendy Sherman (left), US secretary of energy Ernest Moniz (second from left) and others before a meeting with Russia, China, France, Germany, European Union and Iranian officials in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Monday. — AP

US: Iran talks may go past deadline


US secretary of state John Kerry gestures while waiting for the opening of a plenary session with P5+1 ministers, EU and Iranian delegations on Iran nuclear talks at the Beau Rivage Palace Hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Tuesday. — AP

Iran nuclear talks near deal as Israel lashes out

Iran and world powers have reached tentative agreement on parts of a deal sharply curtailing Tehran’s nuclear programme, Western diplomats said on Sunday while cautioning that the deal is by no means

Iran nuclear talks head towards critical weekend

Marathon Iran nuclear talks headed Friday towards a critical weekend as Britain said its foreign minister would join his US, Iranian and French counterparts in racing the clock to pin down a deal.

Iran ‘deal in sight’ as talks near deadline

Iran’s nuclear chief said on Thursday he was “optimistic” about reaching a ground-breaking nuclear deal, as US and Iranian diplomats launched down-to-the-wire talks chasing a March 31 deadline.

The latest controversy over Air India reminds me of Singapore Airlines (SIA) dropping out of the bidding in 2001 when the national carrier hoped that partial privatisation would raise enough money to

For rational people, if this breed actually exists other than in the imagination of economists, the most logical way out of the Grexit logjam was for Greece to vote “yes, we can”.