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Champions League: Leicester strike the right note

Riyad Mahrez secured another Champions League victory for Leicester City while big boys Real Madrid, Juventus and Borussia Dortmund were also in winning form.

Europa League: Saints set to revel at San Siro

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney shares a light moment with manager Jose Mourinho. (Photo: AP)

Southampton goalkeeper Fraser Forster is looking for the Premier League club to make “a massive statement” by beating Italian giants Inter Milan in the Europa League on Thursday.

Russia opens new cathedral complex in Paris sans Putin

The project got strong financial, political backing from Putin.

Lionel Messi hat-trick punishes Manchester City

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Barcelona’s Lionel Messi celebrates scoring against Manchester City in their Champions League Group C match at Camp Nou on Wednesday. The hosts won 4-0. (Photo: AP)

Barcelona vs Manchester City: Pep Guardiola leaves door open for Lionel Messi reunion

Barcelona players go through the paces at a training session. 	— AP

Bayern Munich seek return to winning ways as Arsenal host Ludogorets.

Europe heads for Mars in search of life traces


An artist’s impression depicting the separation of the ExoMars 2016 entry, descent and landing demonstrator module, named Schiaparelli, from the Trace Gas Orbiter, and heading for Mars.(Photo: AFP)

Champions League: Real eye goal fest against Legia

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Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale (centre) practices with team mates at a training session in Madrid on Monday. The hosts meet Legia Warsaw in a Champions League Group F match on Tuesday. (Photo: AP )

Table-toppers Nice sail past Lyon

High-flyers Nice stretched their lead at the top of Ligue 1 with a 2-0 victory over 10-man Lyon on Friday after second-place Monaco crashed to defeat at Toulouse.

Emission row brings back bigger engines


Tougher European car emissions tests being introduced in the wake of the Volkswa-gen scandal are about to bring surprising consequences: bigger engines.

Sloppy England held in Slovenia

England laboured to a 0-0 draw away to Slovenia late on Tuesday in their 2018 World Cup qualifier with Wayne Rooney dropped to the bench, while title-holders Germany remained firmly on course for the

Whatever their political leanings may be, the residents of India’s capital agree on one thing. New Delhi’s air is foul.

As a neutral observer, I have no hesitation in saying that at this moment there is hardly any political party which could pose a political challenge to the BJP at the national level, but that doesn’t