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Football legend Pele hospitalised for urinary infection: reports

Three-times World Cup winner Pele was taken to hospital on Monday with an urinary infection, say reports. Photo: AP/ File

Three-times World Cup winner Pele was taken to hospital on Monday with an urinary infection, local media have reported, the second time this month he has been admitted for medical treatment.

Nico Rosberg needs ‘help’ from friends

Nico Rosberg after winning the Brazilian GP. 	— AFP

Nico Rosberg may need some help from his friends, but he is utterly convinced he can win the season-ending “double jeopardy” Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and claim the drivers’ world title.

Nico Rosberg takes pole in Brazil with record lap

A fan takes a selfie with Mercedes’ Nico Rosberg upon his arrival for the Brazilian GP at the Interlagos race track. ---AP

Germany’s Nico Rosberg chalked up his 10th pole position of the season on Saturday after beating team mate Lewis Hamilton in a Mercedes sweep of the front row in Brazilian Grand Prix qualifying.

Nico Rosberg tops practice

German driver Nico Rosberg of Mercedes during the first free practice session at the Interlagos racetrack in Sao Paulo— AFP

Finishes ahead of teammate Lewis Hamilton in first practice session

Marussia bailout bid fails

The London-based administrator of Marussia shut down the Formula One team on Friday.

Lewis Hamilton wary of Rosberg

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton addresses a press conference in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Thursday. 	— AFP

Mercedes driver looks to win his 11th race of the season in Brazil

Viswanathan Anand has for the second year running been outclassed in the World Chess Championship by a player nearly 20 years his younger.

Narendra Modi was sworn in as Prime Minister on May 26, 2014, and has clearly won the sprint when his government completes six months in office on November 26.