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IN PHOTOS: WEIRDEST world records in recent times

We take a look at some of the weirdest world records of recent times. Chinese residents in Costa Rica cook Cantonese fried rice during Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations in Chinatown in San Jose,......

9 die in Costa Rica bank shootout

At least nine people, including five hostages and a senior policeman, were killed and 19 injured when the police stormed a bank in Monteverde, Costa Rica to foil a robbery attempt Wednesday. The......

Man wearing Osama mask shot

A startled taxi driver in Costa Rica shot and wounded a man wearing a plastic mask ofal-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden Tuesday, report agencies quoting police sources. Leonel Arias, 47, said he was......

25 years on, a slice of the Berlin Wall

On November 9, Germany will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. The Berlin Wall, which divided West Berlin from the communist East after it was built in 1961, was the......

REWIND: Top moments from the week that was

Here’s a glimpse at what happened around the world last week A volunteer of Ukrainian self-defence battalion ‘Azov’ talks to his girlfriend after returning from the front line in......

Bengaluru, Chennai join '100 Resilient Cities' network

Image: Check-in counters at Bengaluru International Airport; Photograph: Kind courtesy, Wikimedia Commons Bengaluru and Chennai have joined the 100 Resilient Cities network, dedicated to helping......

American premium burger chain Carl's Jr set to enter India

Come April, Indians will have the choice to taste charbroiled burgers by Carl's Jr -- a brand that has been endorsed by the likes of Paris Hilton, Kim Kardashian and Padma Lakshmi. California-based......

India ranks low on financial, social well-being

Most Indians are 'struggling' financially, reveals Gallup-Healthways survey. Image: A view of crowded street in Bangalore. Photograph: Reuters According to Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, a......

WTO must re-invent policies to ensure robust trade globally

There is a need to look at the World Trade Organisation's vision again as countries look to shift from a multilateral platform to a plurilateral one, says TS Vishwanath. The current turmoil in the......

Essar group's investments make a killing

Essar Global Fund, the Ruia company that invested $1.3 billion in telecommunications, towers and business process outsourcing over the years, made $6.5 billion, a five-fold return, when it flipped......

Spotted: Ash in Costa Rica!

We asked if you had spotted Aishwarya Rai in shops or beauty salons near you, and we received quite a response from around the world.Reader Mita Vashi spotted Ash on the hoarding of a car wash in......

Nargis Fakhri: I wanted to become a teacher

'When I was 12, my mum put us in a summer camp meant for children from low-income families. We had to live in tents, fetch water, cook our meals, and even dig our own toilet bowls.' 'Slowly, I......

Robert Downey Jr, wife welcome baby girl

Get your lowdown on what's going on in the world of Hollywood, right here! Photograph: Mark Blinch/Reuters Hollywood superstar Robert Downey Jr and wife Susan have welcomed their second......

Aishwarya's favourite city? Click here to see!

'The hotel room number can never total up to 8.' 'I fly First Class and won’t take a pre-9am flight.' Bollywood's travel fetishes. Movie stars travel very frequently, on work and......

Costa Rica opens probes into arrested FIFA official Eduardo Li

Costa Rican FIFA official Eduardo Li (left). Photograph: Juan Carlos Ulate/Reuters Costa Rica has opened investigations into the president of the country's soccer federation who was among seven......

Navas, Wambach win CONCACAF Players of Year awards

Costa Rica's World Cup goalkeeper Keylor Navas and United States women's team striker Abby Wambach were named CONCACAF's Players of the Year for 2014 on Tuesday. The governing body for the sport in......

Soccer Frendly: Luis Suarez scores against Costa Rica

Luis Suarez of Uruguay battles for the ball with Oscar Duarte, right, of Costa Rica during a friendly match in Montevideo. Photograph: Andres Stapff/Reuters Luis Suarez scored an equaliser and was......

World Cup: Costa Rica can leave with their heads held high

Costa Rica achieved "wonderful things" at this World Cup and are proud to bow out having conceded only two goals and without losing a game, coach Jorge Luis Pinto said on Saturday. "During this......

Krul shootout saves send Dutch into semis

The Netherlands advanced to a World Cup semi-final with Argentina by beating Costa Rica 4-3 in a shootout on Saturday with substitute goalkeeper Tim Krul saving two of the penalties after the match......
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Who are the arrested FIFA officials?

Nine high-ranking soccer officials, including two current vice-presidents of world football's governing body FIFA and five sports marketing... ...

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Sepp Blatter asks to be re-elected despite crisis

Zurich : The latest on Fifa developments: Sepp Blatter will seek another term as Fifa president later Friday after asking soccer leaders to... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/l966TzBSY1mB1kDCR5mFjL/Fifa-bribery-arrests-what-unravel-so-for.html
Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo Celebrates Global Wellness Day on June 13

Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo will be actively participating in Global Wellness Day on June 13, 2015 through a variety of... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/four-seasons-resort-costa-rica-peninsula-papagayo-celebrates-global-wellness-day-june-13/
Vikas Gora to speak on world peace in Brazil

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Vikas Gora of Atheist Centre, Vijayawada, has been invited to speak in the Rotary world peace symposium in... ...

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Road Billboard Sure Looks Out Of Place When You're Coming From Behind

That's not what you think it is even if that's what the creators of this billboard from Costa Rica want you to think it is… Because if you... ...

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