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Atletico de Kolkata sneak into final

Jakub Podany of Atletico de Kolkata in action during the ISL semi-final second leg against FC Goa in Panaji— SPORTZPICS

Atletico de Kolkata edged out FC Goa 4-2 on penalties to enter the final of the inaugural Indian Super League here on Wednesday.

Welfare of armed forces top priority, says Manohar Parrikar

Concerned over nearly 450 suicide cases reported in the armed forces in the last three years, defence minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said reasons for this are being investigated and that welfare

Russia’s Leviathan wins top IFFI prize

Russian director Andrey Zvyaginstev’s survival drama Leviathan won the coveted Golden Peacock award while Marathi movie Ek Haazarachi Note bagged the centenary trophy for best film at the 45th Interna

IFFI director son ‘slaps’ delegate

International Film Festival of India (IFFI) director Shankar Mohan was Friday caught in a controversy after his actor-son allegedly slapped a delegate during screening of a movie here.

Laxmikant Parsekar: ‘Rebel’ who made it big with BJP

Laxmikant Parsekar takes oath as Goa chief minister at the swearing-in ceremony in Panaji on Saturday.   	— PTI

Laxmikant Parsekar, who had rebelled against his family of die-hard MGP supporters to contest on a BJP ticket his first Assembly election in 1988, has reaped the reward for his loyalty to the party wi

FC Goa rope in ex-arsenal player Andre Santos for ISL

After getting Arsenal midfielder Robert Pires, FC Goa have now roped in former Arsenal and Brazil international player Andre Santos. Santos has signed on for FC Goa and will join the squad shortly.

Victim had tried to sell grandchild

In a new twist to the triple rape case in which a man is accused of sexually assaulting his minor daughter, sister-in-law and mother-in-law, it has now come to light that the grandmother of the minor

Indian Super League: Zico takes first practice session of FC Goa

FC Goa coach Zico puts the teams through motion on the first day of practice session

Players of Indian Super League club FC Goa got their first taste of the living legend Zico, manager and chief coach,on the first day of training in Goa at Tilak Maidan Stadium.

India need to adapt Japan model: Zico


Brazilian legend Zico, the most high-profile coach in the upcoming Indian Soccer League, wants the ‘Japan model’ to be followed by India in order to improve the standard of the game in a country of 1.

Of 30,000 hospitals, only 240 have been accredited

The healthcare sector of the country seems to be in shambles as, of the total 30,000 hospitals in the country less than one per cent meet accreditation requirements — a process to review the hospitals

This may be Narendra Modi’s government, but India may be on its way to becoming Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh’s republic. The signs point that way.

The past is another country, said L.P. Hartley and how true that sounds when one looks over the newspapers of just a year ago.