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  • Huge magmatic lake discovered

    Scientists discover huge magmatic 'lake' under volcano in South America

    World | Nov 10, 2016, 12:44 PM IST

    In a unique finding that could help unravel the mysteries behind volcano eruptions and help save lives and property, scientists have discovered a massive lake 15 kilometres below a dormant volcano in Bolivia, South America.


    Troubled Rio hits one month countdown to Olympics

    Other Sports | Jul 05, 2016, 02:33 PM IST

    Rio De Janerio: A crime-plagued, cash-strapped Rio de Janeiro today enters the one-month countdown to becoming the first South American city to host the Olympics. Stadiums are all ready -- barring finishing touches -- and

  • fifa prosecutors seek life bans for two south american

    FIFA prosecutors seek life bans for two South American officials

    Soccer | Feb 18, 2016, 07:10 PM IST

    Zurich: Fifa ethics prosecutors are seeking life bans for two South American officials who have already pleaded guilty in a U.S. federal investigation of corruption in world soccer.The Fifa ethics committee said Thursday it completed

  • rio outlines massive olympic security plan

    Rio outlines massive olympic security plan

    Other Sports | Jul 31, 2015, 12:13 PM IST

    Rio de Janerio: The Rio 2016 Olympics will boast Brazil's largest ever security operation with an 85,000-strong force to patrol event venues and the city's streets, government officials said.The plan will see 57,000 military troops

  • rio 2016 olympic torch relay to visit every state in brazil

    Rio 2016 Olympic torch relay to visit every state in Brazil

    Other Sports | Jan 30, 2015, 10:38 AM IST

    Rio de Janeiro: The Rio 2016 Olympic torch relay will visit each one of Brazil's 26 states, carried 20,000 km by 10,000 torchbearers, reaching 90 percent of the Brazilian population, organisers said of the first

  • chuck hagel to discuss ebola with south america leaders

    Chuck Hagel to discuss Ebola with South America leaders

    World | Oct 10, 2014, 09:26 AM IST

    Bogota, Colombia: U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says that he will discuss the growing threat from the Ebola virus with Central and South American leaders when they meet in the coming days.Hagel's comments Thursday came

  • come together to generate prosperity meet challenges says

    Come together to generate prosperity, meet challenges, says Narendra Modi

    World | Jul 17, 2014, 08:51 AM IST

    Brasilia/New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday called upon South American countries to come together "to seek faster growth and newer avenues of generating prosperity, find solutions to the challenge of poverty and preserve our

  • watch the man who survived the world s harshest weather in

    Watch the man who survived the world's harshest weather in South America

    World | Sep 11, 2013, 06:28 AM IST

    New Delhi: Weather conditions in the Andes can be some of the harshest in the world and its hard to expect someone surviving in such weather condition, but a miracle has happened. A 58 year

  • neymar voted south america s best player

    Neymar voted South America's best player

    Soccer | Jan 01, 2013, 05:24 PM IST

    Sao Paulo, Jan 1: Santos and Brazil superstar Neymar have been voted South America's best player for the second successive year by Uruguayan newspaper El Pais.The 20-year-old beat Corinthians striker Paolo Guerrero, who scored the

  • argentina beats chile 2 1 messi scores

    Argentina beats Chile 2-1, Messi scores

    Soccer | Oct 17, 2012, 01:16 PM IST

    Buenos Aires, Argentina, Oct 17:  Lionel Messi scored again in Argentina's 2-1 victory on Tuesday over Chile, which kept the favorites atop the standings in South America's World Cup qualifying.Messi has scored three goals over

  • world cup qualifier bolivia defeat uruguay 4 1

    World Cup qualifier: Bolivia defeat Uruguay 4-1

    Soccer | Oct 17, 2012, 01:02 PM IST

    La Paz (Bolivia), Oct 17: Bolivia defeated Uruguay 4-1 at the Hernando Siles Stadium here in the South American qualification series for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.Xabier Azkargorta's team had a better performance than

  • barcelona beats al sadd to reach club wcup final

    Barcelona Beats Al-Sadd To Reach Club Wcup Final

    Soccer | Dec 15, 2011, 06:27 PM IST

    Yokohama, Dec 15: Barcelona is back in the Club World Cup final, setting up a match against South American champion Santos by beating Qatari club Al-Sadd 4-0 Thursday.Adriano scored two first-half goals, while Seydou Keita

  • santos advances to club world cup final

    Santos Advances To Club World Cup Final

    Soccer | Dec 15, 2011, 08:50 AM IST

    Toyota, Japan, Dec 15: South American champion Santos advanced to the Club World Cup final by beating Japanese club Kashiwa Reysol 3-1 Wednesday, setting up a possible showdown between Barcelona star Lionel Messi and Brazil

  • venezuela scores late to draw colombia

    Venezuela Scores Late To Draw Colombia

    Soccer | Nov 12, 2011, 08:29 AM IST

    Barranquilla, Colombia, Nov 12 : Substitute Frank Feltscher equalized in the 79th minute to give Venezuela a 1-1 draw away to Colombia on Friday in South American World Cup qualifying.Freddy Guarin had put Colombia ahead

  • tsunami to touch south america in 21 hours

    Tsunami To Touch South America In 21 Hours

    World | Mar 11, 2011, 04:31 PM IST

    Tokyo, March 11: The huge tsunami waves triggered by the 8.9 earthquake in Japan are expected to touch the shores of South America 21 hours after the first occurence.  Tsunami waves will be touching Hawaii

  • obama magic fails rio de janeiro to host 2016 olympic games

    Obama Magic Fails, Rio De Janeiro To Host 2016 Olympic Games

    World | Oct 03, 2009, 02:08 AM IST

    Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games after US President Barack Obama's emotional plea for his adopted home town Chicago failed to clinch it.  The mere presence of world's most powerful man was