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Inter Milan accept crowd punishment for racist chants

Nerazzurri to play next two home matches inside closed San Siro stadium

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January 9, 2019


Arsenal manager lands himself in hot water

Unai Emery handed £8,000 after kicking water bottle in Premier League game

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January 1, 2019


Ten killed as van plows into Toronto crowd in ‘deliberate’ act

TORONTO: At least 10 people have died after a man plowed a white rental van into a crowd of pedestrians in Canada’s biggest city Toronto on Monday. The incident took place in broad daylight around 16 kilometers (10 miles) from a conference center hosting a meeting of G7 ministers, but officials said they had no evidence of…

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April 24, 2018


Van plows into Toronto crowd, killing nine

TORONTO: A man plowed a white rental van into a crowd of pedestrians in Canada’s biggest city Toronto on Monday, killing at least nine people and wounding 16, police said. The incident took place in broad daylight around 10 miles (16 kilometers) from a conference center hosting a meeting of G7 ministers, but officials said…

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April 24, 2018


Watch: PML-N rally attracts huge crowd in Peshawar

That is a pretty large crowd at Sunday’s PML-N rally in Peshawar where ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif hit out at Imran Khan and went on criticizing judiciary over Panama Papers case.

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February 5, 2018


Roads, Metro Station closed as Dubai crowd rushes for New Year fireworks

Dubai: The city is adding laser show to its main midnight fireworks on the world’s tallest tower, the 828-metre Burj Khalifa. Road around Dubai have started closing ahead of the grand New Year celebrations around the city under the traffic plan. Dubai’s New Year’s Eve fireworks extravaganza to herald the start of 2013 became a…

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December 31, 2017


At least 19 injured as car ploughs into crowd in Melbourne

MELBOURNE: A car ploughed into a crowd in Australia’s second-largest city on Thursday injuring 19 people in what police said was a “deliberate act” but one they did not believe was terror related. Witnesses said people were thrown through the air after being hit by the vehicle, which did not appear to be trying to…

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December 21, 2017


Sunny Leone draws masses in Kerala: take that, politicians!

NEWS DESK: Bollywood actor is clearly much more popular than Modi ji, Nawaz Sharif or Imran Khan. Watch this video to check the sea of people who gathered in Kerala to welcome the star:

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August 18, 2017


Four killed by truck driven into crowd in Swedish capital

  STOCKHOLM: A truck plowed into a crowd on a shopping street and crashed into a department store in central Stockholm on Friday, killing four people and wounding 15 in what the prime minister said appeared to be a terrorist attack.

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April 8, 2017


Truck plows into crowd at Berlin Christmas market, nine dead

BERLIN: A truck plowed into a crowded Christmas market in the German capital Berlin on Monday evening, killing nine people and injuring up to 50 others, police said.

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December 20, 2016


Katy Perry fires up Clinton’s crowd

Hillary Clinton turned to her husband, former President Bill Clinton, and pop singer Katy Perry to energize her campaign’s faithful before a pivotal dinner with thousands of Iowa Democrats.

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October 25, 2015


Crowd violence holds up Pakistan-Sri Lanka ODI

COLOMBO: Rioting crowds forced cricketers to retreat to their dressing rooms as projectiles reached the outer field of the Premadasa Stadium during the third one-day international between Pakistan and hosts Sri Lanka on Sunday. Police deployed anti-riot squads to clear two blocks of stands near the scoreboard as rival groups of spectators clashed, pelting stones…

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July 19, 2015


Wi-Fi signals can now help counting people in a crowd

ISLAMABAD: Wi-Fi signal can be used to count the number of people in a given space, leading to diverse applications such as energy efficiency to search-and-rescue operations. Researchers from University of California-Santa Barbara have shown that wireless signals can do more than just providing internet access. “Our approach can estimate the number of people walking…

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June 9, 2015


Smartphones, Twitter help gauge crowd size

PARIS: Data from smartphones and Twitter can accurately show the size of a crowd, helping first responders in an emergency, a study on Wednesday said. Scientists at England's University of Warwick devised a computer model based on data from Twitter and from phone companies in Milan, northern Italy. The mobile phone system is cellular, meaning…

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May 27, 2015


Pope attracts world-record crowd in wet Philippines

MANILA: Pope Francis drew a record six million people as he celebrated mass in the rain-swept Philippines capital Sunday, delivering a powerful message for the poor to a rapturous audience in a triumphant finale to an Asian tour. Filipinos are famous for practising a passionate brand of Catholicism and they turned out in force despite…

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January 18, 2015


Congo crowd kills, burns, eats suspected militant

BENI: A crowd stoned to death a young man in northeast Congo before burning and eating his corpse, witnesses said, in apparent revenge for a series of attacks by Ugandan rebels. The incident in the town of Beni followed a number of overnight raids in the area blamed on the Islamist group ADF-NAUL, who are…

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November 1, 2014


Vettel can expect a quieter crowd in Korea

SEOUL: Sebastian Vettel has heard boos from the crowd after winning the last three races but Sunday's Korean Grand Prix should put a stop to that.Fed up Formula One fans hoping to see a different driver standing on the top step of the podium may be disappointed but they are more likely to be shouting…

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October 2, 2013


Rolling Stones aim to give crowd satisfaction at Glastonbury

PILTOn It might only be rock'n'roll but, 50 years on, Mick Jagger still likes it – and insists he will keep going as long as fans want to see the Rolling Stones, set to headline the Glastonbury festival on Saturday.Jagger, who turns 70 next month, said the once-controversial band still had comment to make on…

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June 29, 2013


Huge crowd in St Peter's Square for pope's last audience

VATICAN CITY: A huge crowd gathered in St Peter's Square on Wednesday to bid goodbye to Pope Benedict the day before he becomes the first pontiff in some six centuries to step down.The pope was to hold his last general audience, which usually takes place in an indoor auditorium but was moved outside into the…

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February 27, 2013


Bill Clinton rallies Miami college crowd for Obama

MIAMI: Former President Bill Clinton delivered another enthusiastic pitch for President Barack Obama on Tuesday, telling a Florida audience packed with college students that Republicans are a threat to education funding and healthcare.A crowd of more than 2,000 people braved the rain to line up at Florida International University in west Miami to hear Clinton,…

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September 12, 2012


Olympics: Women's soccer final set to smash crowd record

LONDON: The women's soccer final between the United States and Japan will smash the Olympic women's attendance record on Thursday after a frenzied buying spree for tickets for the gold medal decider at Wembley.A crowd of at least 83,000 is guaranteed after fans snapped up 5,000 tickets following the defending champions' dramatic 4-3 extra-time win…

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August 8, 2012