BERLIN: Dutch World Cup star Arjen Robben was on Tuesday voted the Bundesliga’s best player during the 2009-2010 season in a German footballers’ poll dominated by champions Bayern Munich.Read More »
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JOHANNESBURG: Super-sub Cesc Fabregas’ crucial World Cup cameo which helped Spain win the title looks certain to also open the door at Barcelona with his transfer value set to rocket.
After a frustrating time in South Africa, the Arsenal captain was summoned from the bench by Vicente Del Bosque with three minutes of regulation play left in the final against Holland, and the effect was devastating.
SAO PAULO: Brazil’s budget watchdog spotted serious delays in work on the venues of the 2014 soccer World Cup, echoing concerns by FIFA over progress in the construction of stadiums as well as hotel and airport infrastructure, O Estado de S Paulo reported on Tuesday.Read More »
NEW DELHI: No longer would working professionals have to take the day off, or leave office early, to get a LPG cylinder refill. Instead, for a paltry fee of up to Rs 50, they can now get it delivered at a time of their own choosing on any given day.Read More »
NEW DELHI: Soon below poverty line (BPL) families will get LPG connection at a subsidised rate of Rs 1,400 as the government is on the verge of finalising the scheme, Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Mr Jitin Prasada said on Tuesday.Read More »
MUMBAI: State-owned insurance companies on Tuesday agreed to restore cashless treatment facilities in big private hospitals on case-to-case basis, a development that will benefit lakhs of mediclaim policy holders.Read More »
NEW DELHI: The Union government has set up a committee to look into deregulating interest rates on small savings instruments such as public provident fund schemes, a move aimed at linking them to market rates.Read More »
PANAJI: In a move that would redefine the Smartphone user experience in the country, Reliance Mobile and Samsung Mobile have announced the launch of India’s first Android powered CDMA handset Samsung Galaxy i899.Read More »
BANGALORE: Infosys Technologies Ltd, India’s No 2 software services exporter, lagged market estimates with a surprise 2.6 per cent drop in quarterly profit as the European debt crisis and salary increases took shine off improving US demand.Read More »