Lausanne

Syndicate content

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

Punjab is back in the headlines with a brutality reminiscent of the violent Eighties. In the early hours of July 27, three gunmen dressed in Army uniforms struck at Gurdaspur.

Yasmina Reza’s God of Carnage — playing in Mumbai and Delhi — makes us laugh at ourselves by stripping bare the self-serving hypocrisy underlying socially acceptable roles.