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World Cup hosts Russian Federation charged with fan racism during France friendly

World Cup hosts Russian Federation charged with fan racism during France friendly

It is also warning that the Russian authorities, as well as Federation Internationale de Football Association, will be conducting strict admission checks to ensure only purchasers of tickets from official sources are allowed in. Eller has said FIFA had received a six-digit number of ticket applications for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Final. Stubhub said tickets had appeared on its United Kingdom website due to a "technical error" and there were no World Cup tickets now available.


US, UK authorities warn of cyber attacks by Russian government

US, UK authorities warn of cyber attacks by Russian government

Inspectors from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) went to Syria last week to inspect the Douma site but have yet to gain access to the town, which is now under government control after the rebels withdrew. Britain and the U.S. have previously flagged responses including fresh sanctions, indictments and online retaliation. "But it was the world saying that we have had enough of the use of chemical weapons, the erosion of that taboo that has been in place for ...


Pound climbs to highest since Brexit vote

Pound climbs to highest since Brexit vote

Unemployment in the United Kingdom unexpectedly fell between December and February, according to new data released by the Office for National Statistics on Tuesday . This too is significant because the lower that unemployment falls, the tighter the labour market becomes, which bodes well for wage growth further down the line.


New baby gorilla at National Zoo

New baby gorilla at National Zoo

Calaya, a first time mother, gave birth to baby boy Moke at 6.25pm on Monday. Had Calaya been unable to care for Moke, the zoo had a foster gorilla mother in place to look after him. Calaya is a first time mom, and caretakers said she is doing an awesome job, cradling the baby and even breastfeeding. Moke is the first baby gorilla born at the zoo in nine years.


Three Bodies of Missing Indian American Family Found; Little Boy Still Missing

Three Bodies of Missing Indian American Family Found; Little Boy Still Missing

The bodies of his father, 41-year-old Sandeep Thottapilly, and 9-year-old sister Saachi Thottapilly, were found inside the submerged vehicle on Sunday. A relative called on April 8 to report the family missing. The family member told police he had not heard from the Thottapillys since April 6, which was unusual for the family.


Sachin Tendulkar plays cricket on Mumbai street with fans

Sachin Tendulkar plays cricket on Mumbai street with fans

Recently, the master blaster Sachin Tendulkar was in the news because he donated his entire salary and allowances to the Prime Minister's Relief Fund . Tendulkar, who's a part of the ongoing Indian Premier League as Mumbai Indians' icon, is known for his impulsive drives in his vehicle at night.