Everything you need to know about Avadi Camp: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Avadi Camp: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Bangalore, May 15 (IANS) Club Atlético Boca Juniors, one of the premier football clubs in the world, Wednesday launched the first ever Boca Juniors Football School India (BJFSI) here.
Barcelona, May 14 (IANS) FC Barcelona held a parade to celebrate with fans and citizens of Barcelona their Primera Liga title with football players on two open top buses that made a round of about eight km in the city surrounded by a large crowd.
Madrid, May 2 (IANS) There were no surprises and no miracles in FC Barcelona's Camp Nou Stadium as Bayern Munich won 3-0 to qualify 7-0 on aggregate for the final of the Champions League, where they will take on compatriots Borussia Dortmund at Wembley.
Barcelona, April 30 (IANS) FC Barcelona look for a miracle called "Messi" to help them to what would be the most remarkable fightback of all time to take the club to the final of the Champions League at Wembley.
Madrid, April 27 (IANS) FC Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova confirmed that he intended to continue as the manger of the Spanish football giant for the next season.
Madrid, April 21 (IANS) Cesc Fabregas scored an 84th-minute goal to give FC Barcelona a narrow 1-0 win at Camp Nou Stadium here against a battling Levante.
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): Stonehenge may have been occupied some 5,000 years earlier than previously thought, after excavation near the site found evidence of a settlement dating back to 7,500 BC.
Madrid, April 18 (IANS) FC Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez has made a passionate defence of his side's passing style of football as they prepare for the run-in to the end of the season.
Washington, April 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Guards at the Guantanamo prison fired less-than-lethal rounds in a clash with detainees wielding "improvised weapons", the US Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) has said.
Los Angeles, April 12 (IANS) Actor Gerard Butler reportedly organised a private screening of his new film "Olympus Has Fallen" for US Marines to get ther approval.
Barcelona, April 9 (IANS) Barcelona are looking for another magical night at the Camp Nou Stadium Wednesday when they try to secure a place in the Champions League by beating Paris Saint Germain.
London, Mar 20 (ANI): Former Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola has revealed that British rock band Coldplay has played an inspirational role in his career.
Madrid, March 18 (IANS) Spanish football giant Barcelona's full-back Adriano will miss the club's Champions League quarter-final match against French side Paris Saint-Germain due to an hamstring injury.
Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has said that the governments have encated much legislation for the empowerment,welfare, upliftment and safety and security of women in the country, hence, it is essential to have proper knowledge of the
Milan, March 17 (IANS) AC Milan head coach Massimiliano Allegri has said his side will vie with five other Serie A teams for a Champions League berth next season.
Madrid, March 16 (IANS) Will the true Barcelona stand up to be counted again Sunday in the Camp Nou Stadium when the leaders of the Primera Liga football entertain Rayo Vallecano?
Madrid, March 14 (IANS) It's time for the Spanish Primera Liga football to enjoy life as it reaches weekend 28 in the season.
London, March 14 (ANI): Gerard Pique posted a picture of himself with wife Shakira and their tiny one-month-old baby Milan - dressed in a tiny jersey and matching socks - after his team's stunning Champions League win on Tuesday night.
Madrid, March 14 (IANS) Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez has said the current generation of footballer were due for a historic fightback.
Madrid, March 11 (IANS) The moment of truth arrives for FC Barcelona as they entertain AC Milan in the Camp Nou Stadium Tuesday night knowing they need to score three goals if they are to qualify for the quarterfinals of the Champions League.
Rio de Janeiro, March 11 (IANS) Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has expressed concern at the prospect of Barcelona's Champions League exit at the hands of Italian giants AC Milan.
Washington, Mar. 9 (ANI): Scott Romney, brother of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, has expressed interest in contesting running for the Senate in Michigan in 2014.
London, Mar 8 (ANI): Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has reportedly set his sights on a possible move to Spanish giant Barcelona if he is dumped by United boss Sir Alex Ferguson at the end of this season.
Yangon, March 5 (IANS) India football captain Sunil Chettri Tuesday said the motivation level among Indian players remains high for Wednesday's tie against Myanmar in the AFC Challenge Cup qualifier here.
Madrid, Feb 28 (IANS) A storming first half show from Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa proved vital as his side assured a spot in the Copa del Rey final after a 2-2 draw at Sevilla.
London, Feb 27 (ANI): Real Madrid's ace forward Cristiano Ronaldo has sent an alarming Champions League warning to former club Manchester United after his brace sunk rivals Barcelona in the second leg of Copa Del Ray semifinal at Nou Camp on Tuesday.
Barcelona, Feb 25 (IANS) Barcelona take on Real Madrid in the return leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final this Tuesday night in the Camp Nou Stadium in what promises to be 90 minutes filled with tension.
London, Feb 16 (ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson believes his current squad is even stronger than his treble-winning team in 1999, adding he could have put out two teams of internationals against Real Madrid during their Champions League clash.
Washington, Feb. 14 (ANI): If you are wondering where to take your sweetheart on Valentine's Day, try one of these Washington spots where the US President Barack Obama took his wife Michelle to.
Madrid, Feb 9 (IANS) FC Barcelona will look to get back to winning ways when they entertain Getafe in the Camp Nou Stadium Sunday.
Washington, Feb. 3 (ANI): The National Rifle Association (NRA) has scoffed at the photo of President Barack Obama skeet shooting at Camp David, which was released by the White house to settle a row over whether he had fired a gun before.
London, Feb. 3 (ANI): The White House has released a picture of President Barack Obama skeet-shooting to settle a row over whether he had fired a gun before.
Washington, Jan. 30 (ANI): President Barack Obama's claim that he goes skeet shooting 'all the time' at Camp David has been met with skepticism, and a challenge from one Republican congresswoman who offered to test his skills in a competition.
London, Jan. 29 (ANI): Prince Harry has invited fresh criticism over his remarks about killing the Taliban after it emerged that he had described having "the taste of blood in mouth" whenever he got a call for action.
Washington, Jan. 28 (ANI): President Barack Obama has revealed that he made time for shooting during retreats amid a push from the White House and progressive Democrats for tighter gun control laws.
London, January 24 (ANI): Prince Harry, who looked happy to be in England again and joked about his long time away from loved ones and friends, has reflected on the horrors of war.
London, Jan 22 (ANI): Prince Harry has spoken for the first time about his naked antics in Las Vegas last year, as he expresses regret over the whole fiasco.
London, Jan. 17 (ANI): David Beckham and British actor Ray Winstone met injured troops during a private visit to Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham on Wednesday.
Madrid, Jan 12 (IANS) The spotlight will shine on various players when La Liga leaders FC Barcelona take to the pitch in Malaga's La Rosaleda Stadium Sunday evening.
Madrid, Jan 10 (IANS) Cristiano Ronaldo overcame his latest Ballon d'Or snub by scoring a hat-trick in Real Madrid 4-0 win against Celta Vigo 4-0 in the return-leg and helped Madrid progress to the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey football with relative ease.
Madrid, Jan 9 (IANS) Barcelona football coach Tito Vilanova has left for New York for a second opinion on the cancer he is suffering in his parotid gland.
Madrid, Jan 9 (IANS) Spanish Primera Liga football club Malaga needed four late goals to avoid becoming the second top-flight victims of third tier Eibar in the Copa del Rey knockout competition.
Milan, Jan 9 (IANS) AC Milan owner Silvio Berlusconi said he is keen to bring former Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola to the San Siro though the chances are very low.
The Lazium display of 2004 cadets of National Cadet Corps (NCC) at the DGNCC Camp, New Delhi enthralls to Vice President of India Mohammad Hamid Ansari, who inaugurated the NCC's Republic Day Camp 2013 on Monday......................
London, Jan 2 (IANS) Britain's Prince Harry, currently flying on Apache chopper missions in Afghanistan, is a "jackal" who wants to "hunt lions", an Afghan mujahideen leader has said.
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) Ravidas Camp, a south Delhi slum which is home to four of the six gang-rapists, was seething with anger Saturday over the 23-year-old victim's death as some residents pressed for hanging the culprits and described them as "wolves".
London, Dec 26 (IANS) At least three Afghan civilians and a Taliban suicide bomber were killed Wednesday when a minibus packed with explosives blew up near a US base in Afghanistan, BBC reported.
Kabul, Dec 26 (IANS) At least four people were killed Wednesday when a suicide bomber drove a minibus packed with explosive into a NATO military base in Aghanistan's Khost province, said officials.
London, December 24 (ANI): Prince Harry will serve tea to his fellow troops in Afghanistan on Christmas Day.
Milan, Dec 21 (IANS) Italian Serie A giants AC Milan head coach Massimiliano Allegri said his side had drawn "the strongest team in the world" after they were paired with Barcelona in the Champions League football knock-out stage.
London, Dec. 21 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has said that the country's troops have paid a 'very heavy price' fighting the Taliban, but Afghanistan remains 'a deeply challenged country'.
London, Dec 19(ANI): Barcelona trio of Lionel Messi, Xavi Hernandez and Carlos Puyol have signed new long-term contracts with the Catalan giants.
Barcelona, Dec 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Spanish giants Barcelona announced Tuesday that record goal-scorer Lionel Messi is to sign a contract that will keep him at the Camp Nou through 2018.
Barcelona defeated Atletico Madrid by 4-1 at Camp Nou on Sunday taking a 13 points lead from the 3rd placed Real Madrid and 9 points lead from the 2nd placed Atletico.
Madrid, Dec 14 (IANS) Barcelona captain Xavi Hernandez confirmed he is on the point of extending his contract with the Spanish football club till June 2016.
Madrid, Dec 14 (IANS) The big game in the Spanish Primera Liga football Sunday between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid will see the league's two best strikers Leo Messi and Radamel Falcao clash in the Camp Nou Stadium.
London, Dec 11 (IANS) British lawmakers will now investigate the country's use of controversial spy drones after a report found their pilots were poorly trained and "pushed to the limits", a media report said Tuesday.
Visakhapatnam, Dec 8 (ANI): Indian pugilists are upset over International Boxing Association's (AIBA) decision to suspend the country's boxing federation over "possible manipulation" of its elections, in the wake of a wider Olympic ban that has left sports in India reeling.
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Actress Poorna Jagannathan, who played a journalist in the hit adult comedy "Delhi Belly", has bagged a role in HBO's drama series "Criminal Justice". She will play the role of Safar Khan, a Pakistani woman, whose son is accused of committing a murder.
Madrid, Dec 2 (IANS) Tito Vilanova watched his FC Barcelona start to confirm the best ever start to a season by a side in Spain's La Liga and then highlighted his players' will to win.
Madrid, Nov 29 (IANS) The Copa del Rey knockout competition produced no shocks as all of the top flight sides qualified for the next round of the tournament.
London, Nov 27 (ANI): A BBC television presenter and radio DJ Greg James will be visiting Afghanistan in December to present live show from Camp Bastion in Helmand Province.
London, November 26 (ANI): David Haye, who had been selected to become the camp meddler on I'm A Celebrity ... Get Me Out of Here!', had been given the task of hiding the camp mirror which he was sure was going to get the girls in a spin.
Madrid, Nov 25 (IANS) FC Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova has said he is expecting a difficult night when his side take on Levante in Valencia Sunday.
Madrid, Nov 24 (IANS) Barcelona football club midfielder Xavi Hernandez praised the work coach Tito Vilanova has done since replacing Pep Guardiola at the end of last season.
Moscow, Nov 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Lionel Messi moves so skilfully that there's no point trying to chase the Barcelona star down, Spartak Moscow wing?back Dmitry Kombarov said.
Moscow, Nov 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The freezing Russian winter and a plastic pitch will not hold Barcelona back when they seek vital Champions League points against Spartak Moscow Tuesday, midfielder Cesc Fabregas said.
London, November 19 (ANI): James Bond star Daniel Craig thrilled British troops stationed in Afghanistan on Sunday by coming to visit them as they prepared to watch his latest film.
London, Nov 9 (ANI): Prince Harry has been named Elvis by US Marines in Afghanistan because of his infamous party antics in Las Vegas.
Moscow, Nov 8 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin has invited re-elected US President Barack Obama to visit Russia in 2013, the Kremlin said.
Johannesburg, Nov. 3 (ANI): Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has become a dad after his girlfriend gave birth to a baby boy.
Madrid, Nov 3 (IANS) Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova said that Argentine play-maker Lionel Messi will play in the Primera Liga football against Celta Vigo here Saturday night despite becoming a father Friday.
Madrid, Nov 2 (IANS/EFE) Spain's Atletico Madrid soccer club offers an eternal resting place for its ultra-loyal fans.
Barcelona, Oct 26 (IANS/EFE) The new cleats of Argentine soccer great and F.C. Barcelona striker Lionel Messi will be designed by fans in an online competition.
Sydney, Oct 26 (ANI): Whistle blowing website Wikileaks founded by Julian Assange is reportedly publishing secret American military documents again.
London, Oct. 21 (ANI): Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi will be missing the birth of his first child to play against Celtic.
Rio de Janeiro, Oct 14 (IANS) Lionel Messi has revealed he drew inspiration from former Barcelona teammate Ronaldinho during his two-goal performance in Argentina's 3-0 World Cup qualifying victory over Uruguay.
London, Oct 13 (ANI): A best man has a lot of responsibilities before a wedding, but one such person has set a new benchmark for others by saving the life of his friend and groom-to-be twice in exactly a year.
London, Oct 9(ANI): Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova believes Lionel Messi is the best footballer on this planet right now and has no limits after the Argentinean star scored two goals in their 2-2 draw with bitter rivals Real Madrid at Nou Camp on Sunday.
Madrid, Oct 7 (IANS) Sunday night sees FC Barcelona take on Real Madrid in the "Clasico", as the most important club game in world football has become known.
Madrid, Oct 6 (IANS) Sunday night sees FC Barcelona take on Real Madrid in the " El Clasico", one of the much awaited clashes in world football.
Los Angeles, Oct 5 (IANS) Comedian David Williams has revealed in his autobiography "Camp David" that he tried to commit suicide twice.
Madrid, Oct 4 (IANS) Although there are several fascinating and tense matches on offer this weekend, the 'El Classico' between Spanish giants FC Barcelona and Real Madrid is dominating football news.
Madrid, Oct 1 (IANS) Real Madrid footballer Cristiano Ronaldo said Monday that he is confident his side can go and take all three points from their visit to Barcelona's Camp Nou Stadium next Sunday.
Washington, Sept 29 (Xinhua-ANI): The United States on Friday removed the Mujahideen Khalq (MEK), an exile Iranian group in Iraq, from its list of foreign terrorist organizations.
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) The US government Friday removed an exiled Iranian group in Iraq from its list of foreign terrorist organisations, Xinhua reported.
London, Sep 25 (ANI): The Taliban have released a video they claim shows militants preparing for the attack on Camp Bastion in Afghanistan earlier this month, that resulted in the death of two Marines and destroyed equipment worth more than 100 million pounds.
London, Sep 24(ANI): A Taliban spokesman has claimed that thousands of British-born Muslim attackers are prepared to give their lives for prophet Mohammed and slay Prince Harry.
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) Actress Katie Holmes has been doing her best to stay fit following her split from actor Tom Cruise.
Milan, Sep 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An injury-time leveller from Yuto Nagatomo denied Rubin Kazan a famous San Siro win against Inter Milan in their Europa League opener.
Kabul, Sep 20 (IANS) A woman British soldier has delivered a child in Afghanistan in a first of its kind incident.
Barcelona, Sep 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Lionel Messi put in a match-winning performance to rescue victory from the jaws of defeat against Spartak Moscow, but can still get better, Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova insisted.
London, Sept 18 (ANI): British Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has admitted that NATO forces are facing difficulty in defending their main base in Afghanistan's Helmand province from a Taliban attack.
Kabul, Sept. 18 (ANI): The NATO has reportedly arrested a Taliban leader on Tuesday, who was wanted for an unprecedented attack on a major military base in southern Afghanistan that destroyed six U.S. fighter jets and killed two U.S. Marines.
Kabul, Sept. 18 (Xinhua-ANI): A Taliban leader suspected of supporting a massive attack on a major NATO-led coalition base was detained in southern Afghan province of Helmand on Tuesday.
London, Sept 17 (ANI): Prince Harry was whisked to safety by bodyguards of Britain's Special Air Services (SAS) when the Taliban launched a deadly attack on a US base in Afghanistan.
Kabul, Sept. 16 (ANI): The Taliban has claimed responsibility for attempting to attack Prince Harry in Britain's 'impregnable' headquarters in Afghanistan.
Kabul, Sept. 16 (ANI): Prince Harry was just '400 yards' away when the Taliban attacked the UK's military base in Afghanistan, but was rushed to safety.
Kabul, Sept. 16 (ANI): Afghan militants destroyed five aircrafts and three more were damaged during an attack on US military base in Afghanistan.
Kabul, Sept. 15 (Xinhua-ANI): Several insurgents were killed when some two dozen militants launched an attack against a main NATO- led coalition base in restive southern Afghan province of Helmand overnight, the coalition said in a statement on Saturday.