National Games finally about to take off but starpower missing
Jan 30, 2015 at 13:55 | Source:
Multiple delays,continued teething troubles and the absence of big stars hasrobbed it of significant sheen but the 35th National Gameswould nonetheless be a huge platform for new talent to make amark when the extravaganza rolls out inThiruvananthpura...
For those who really want to know: Five quick facts about Super Bowl 49
Jan 30, 2015 at 12:33 | Source:
Five quick facts about Sunday's Super Bowl 49:- The NFL championship game pits the AFC champion New England Patriots against the NFC champion Seattle Seahawks, who seek the first title repeat in a decade. Kick-off is at 4:30 p.m. (23:30 GMT) at Unive...
Gold eases on steadier dollar; focus on timing of Fed rate move
Jan 29, 2015 at 01:15 | Source:
LONDON (Reuters) - Gold eased on Wednesday as the dollar steadied on expectations the Federal Reserve is unlikely to deliver significant changes to its policy outlook, though concerns about the global economy might push back the timing of a rate rise...
Police, protesters fight running battles in Kosovo
Jan 27, 2015 at 23:47 | Source:
PRISTINA (Reuters) - Riot police and protesters fought running battles in Kosovo's capital Pristina on Tuesday as anti-government demonstrations erupted into the worst unrest since the former Serbian province seceded in 2008.A Reuters reporter saw ma...
Gold to find floor in 2015, paving way for gains next year
Jan 27, 2015 at 23:15 | Source:
LONDON (Reuters) - Gold faces a third year of losses in 2015 as the United States prepares for its first interest rate rise in nearly a decade, but the market should also find a floor, clearing the way for a recovery next year, a Reuters poll showed....
South Korea star swimmer Park Tae-hwan fails doping test
Jan 27, 2015 at 11:22 | Source:
South Korea's first Olympic swimming gold medallist Park Tae-hwan has failed a doping test, his agency has confirmed. The test was administered by global swimming body Fina before the Asian Games in September in Incheon, the Korea Swimming Feder...
Gold price dips as equities recover following Greek vote
Jan 27, 2015 at 02:33 | Source:
NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Gold fell more than 1 percent on Monday as traders cashed in gains that took the metal to five-month highs last week, with the wider markets shrugging off news that an anti-austerity party had won elections in Greece.Greek...
Gold slips as equities recover after Greek vote
Jan 27, 2015 at 01:45 | Source:
LONDON (Reuters) - Gold fell 1 percent on Monday as traders cashed in gains that took the metal to five-month highs last week, with the wider markets shrugging off news that an anti-austerity party won elections in Greece.Greek leftist leader Alexis ...