Monday, Dec 05, 2022

Barcelona vs Atletico


Koeman's job in danger before Barcelona visit Atletico Madrid

September 30, 2021 8:40 pm

Two embarrassing losses to start the Champions League have left the Dutch coach under extreme pressure before a trip to the capital to face the Spanish league's titleholder.

La Liga: Lionel Messi nets 2 in Barca win at Bilbao; Atletico upset in Copa

January 07, 2021 7:49 am

Atlético leads the league but lost 1-0 at third-tier Cornellà in the Copa del Rey’s round of 32 — a result that means Diego Simeone’s side can focus even more on the La Liga title race.

Lionel Messi scores 700th goal, Barcelona held 2-2 by Atletico Madrid

July 01, 2020 2:36 pm

Barcelona’s third draw in four rounds left it in second place, one point behind leader Real Madrid. Madrid hosts Getafe on Thursday with a chance to open up a four-point lead with five more matches remaining.

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While You Were Asleep: Robbery at Raheem Sterling’s house, Foden praises ‘young’ Bellingham, Deschamps pays tribute to Giroud

December 5, 2022 7:52:19 am

Raheem Sterling has left the England World Cup squad in Qatar after armed intruders broke into his home in London.Jude Bellingham 'will be best midfielder in the world', says Phil Foden. People are now seeing Giroud's quality, says Deschamps.

Recrafting India’s nutrition initiative

December 5, 2022 7:48:30 am

Amarjeet Sinha writes: Nutrition as a subject does not lend itself to narrow departmentalism. It calls for a whole-of-government and whole-of-society approach. Technology can at best be a means. Monitoring, too, has to become local.

Offence lodged against Solapur man for marrying twin sisters

Updated: December 5, 2022 7:47:11 am

The man hails from Mahalung village in Akluj taluka while the family of the twin sisters is from a suburb of Mumbai.

Gujarat Assembly Elections Voting Live Updates: Polling for second phase of elections begins; PM Modi, Amit Shah to cast votes in Ahmedabad

Updated: December 5, 2022 8:03:22 am

Gujarat Polls 2022 Voting Second Phase Live Updates: Counting of votes to be taken up on December 8; BJP and Congress confident of victory.

Iran’s morality police, ‘disbanded’ amid street protests

Updated: December 5, 2022 7:34:55 am

The morality police “was abolished by the same authorities who installed it,” Attorney General Mohammad Jafar Montazeri said, the AFP reported. “Both parliament and the judiciary are working [on the issue],” he said as part of the statement.

Supreme Court panel: Uttarakhand tiger reserve road not for commercial traffic

Updated: December 5, 2022 7:33:27 am

An unpaved segment of the old Kandi road that once connected Haridwar and Ramnagar, the Laldhang-Chillarkhal forest road runs along a high-priority wildlife corridor between the Rajaji and the Corbett tiger landscapes.

Tower, wall, drones & a life-size statue: Doha prays for football’s ailing ‘King’

Updated: December 5, 2022 7:30:05 am

Outside the Lusail Stadium, a wall has been painted with Pele's smiling face. The drones flying over the Corniche, the seafront promenade where fans flock, drew a Brazil shirt with Pele’s name and number 10 on the back.

Gujarat Congress MLA gets injured in an incident

Updated: December 5, 2022 7:29:53 am

Danta is a seat reserved for Scheduled Tribe communities. Kharadi is seeking reelection from the seat as a Congress candidate. Against him, BJP has fielded Latubhai Parghi.

Appointments are important — but they can’t protect institutions from political interference

December 5, 2022 7:29:50 am

Ruchi Gupta writes: What we are seeing in India now is a consolidation of political power in one faction, which is also rejecting much of the pre-existing consensus that underpinned governance in our country. Institutions are coming under pressure. Re-establishing consensus — and institutional independence — is a political battle which requires mobilising public opinion and organisation.

Seven crucial bypolls today in five states: BJP and SP lock horns in high-stakes battle for Mainpuri and Rampur

December 5, 2022 7:30:08 am

By-elections will also be held in Katauli (Uttar Pradesh), Kurhani (Bihar), Padampur (Odisha), Sardarshahar (Rajasthan), and Bhanupratappur (Chhattisgarh). Here is a primer on the electoral contests.