Michel Platini appeals against Fifa ban, backed by South America

President Michel Platini speaks during a news conference at the end of the 39th Ordinary UEFA Congress in Vienna. (Photo: AP)

UEFA chief Michel Platini has appealed against the 90-day ban slapped on him over an ongoing corruption probe, as Fifa gears up for a crunch meeting over its raging sleaze crisis.

I am victim of AAP’s internal politics: Asim Ahmed Khan

 Sacked Delhi Minister Asim Ahmed Khan addressing a press conference in New Delhi on Saturday. (Photo: PTI)

A day after his sacking over graft charges from the Delhi cabinet, Asim Ahmed Khan trained his guns at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and said he was a victim of a big conspiracy of party’s internal politi

30 dead, 126 injured as twin blasts strike Turkish capital Ankara

Rescue teams rushed to the area and it was feared that there were fatalities, NTV television reported. (Photo: Twitter)

Blasts at peace rally to denounce increased violence between Kurdish rebels, Turkish security

After Dadri lynching, cow slaughter rumours trigger tension in UP’s Mainpuri; 21 arrested

Villagers vandalise properties and resort to arson in Mainpuri district on Friday over rumours of cow slaughter in the area

Violence started after some persons spread rumours of cow slaughter in Karhal area

Telangana shutdown called by opposition over farm loan waiver begins

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Opposition demands that TRS implement farm loan waiver promise at one go

Row over waving up Lord Vishnu, SC blasts Padma temple official

Sri Padmanabha Swamy temple in Kerala (Photo: PTI)

Court objects to insinuations against royals; tantri told to check morning verses

Beware of jungle raj mascots, warns PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a rally at Suara Airport ground in Sasaram, Bihar, on Friday. (Photo: PTI)

RJD goes to poll panel against Modi

12 per cent Muslim quota not yet in Telangana

Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao

State gives panel studying reservations six months more for report

UN Security Council for EU action against smugglers

The UN Security Council on Friday gave its approval to a European military operation to seize and dispose of boats run by migrant smugglers in the Mediterranean off Libya’s coast.

Old Bombay-Delhi battles used to go like this. Delhi : Look at our wide roads, our grand homes, our lovely winter. Bombay: You are an overgrown village. This then changed to —

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is developing the habit of responding only to prodding of the presidential variety. The credit for securing the first response goes to American President Barack Obama.