New Delhi, Oct 20 (PTI) India, the world's third-largest energy consumer, on Wednesday warned that high oil prices will undermine global economic recovery, and nudged Saudi Arabia and ...

New Delhi, Oct 18 (PTI) India, the world's third-largest energy consumer, has told Saudi Arabia and other OPEC nations that high oil prices will hurt the nascent economic recovery the world is ...

Lausanne, Oct 15 (PTI) Football's world governing body FIFA on Friday said it has evacuated almost 100 members of the "football family", including women players, from Afghanistan after "complex ...

Dubai, Oct 15 (PTI) Handed the leadership role for a second time just a few days ago, Afghanistan cricket team captain Mohammad Nabi acknowledged that he has a tough job at hand in the ICC T20 ...

.Doha, Qatar
Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid speaks at his first news conference, in Kabul. (Photo credit: AP)

  • US refuses to recognise the Taliban leadership
  • Taliban refused to work with US on containing the threat from Islamic State
  • US-Taliban conducted their first talks in Qatar on Sunday

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring. (Photo Credit: AP)

  • Portugal brush off Qatar 3-0 in a friendly on Saturday
  • Cristiano Ronaldo made it 112 international goals in the 37th minute
  • Coach Fernando Santos took Ronaldo off at halftime

Kabul, Oct 9 (PTI) Former Zimbabwe captain and England coach Andy Flower has been named as Afghanistan's national team consultant for the T20 World Cup, the Afghanistan Cricket Board said.

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The US is still not ready to recoganise the Taliban. (Photo credit: AP)

  • The focus of talks in Doha, Qatar, would be holding Afghanistan's Taliban leaders to commitments
  • 105 US citizens and 95 green-card holders had left since the end of August on flights facilitated by the US
  • Americans also intend to press the Taliban to observe the rights of women and girls through these talks

.Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
The takeover was rejected last year over concerns regarding how much the kingdom's leadership would influence the club, among other reasons. (Photo: AP)

  • A Saudi-led consortium completed a £300 million takeover of Newcastle United on Thursday
  • Saudi's Public Investment Fund is worth over 15 times more than Manchester City owner Sheikh Mansour
  • It is also worth more than the Qatar Investment Authority, which owns Paris Saint-Germain

Jaipur, Oct 5 (PTI) A woman and her daughter-in-law were allegedly killed by their relative in Rajasthan's Churu district on Monday night.