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2018 World Cup Qualifiers: Bulgaria upset Netherlands 2-0, Ronaldo's strike powers Portugal to 3-0 win over Hungary

The Netherlands' hopes of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup finals suffered a massive dent when the three-time runners-up slumped to a shock 2-0 defeat to Bulgaria.

Mar 26, 2017 11:54 AM

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates as Real Madrid equals Barcelona record unbeaten run

Cristiano Ronaldo powers Real Madrid to equal Barcelona’s Spanish record 39-game unbeaten run with a 5-0 demolition of lowly Granada on Saturday.

Jan 08, 2017 11:51 AM

PM Modi receives jersey signed by Cristiano Ronaldo from Portugese PM

The red jersey bearing Ronaldo’s trademark ‘No.7’ was handed over to Modi by Costa, who is on a seven-day visit to India. The jersey was personally signed by Ronaldo.

Jan 08, 2017 10:19 AM

Aurobindo Pharma to acquire Portugal’s Generis Farmaceutica SA for 135 million euros

Aurobindo Pharma has inked a binding agreement through its wholly-owned subsidiary Agile Pharma BV Netherlands to acquire Generis Farmaceutica for a total consideration of 135...

Jan 08, 2017 07:42 AM

We are grateful to Portugal for continued support to India's membership in NSG, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday received Portugal PM António Costa at delegation level talks. In an extensive discussion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed the full...

Jan 07, 2017 20:18 PM

Portuguese PM Antonio Costa to visit family members at Goa

The Portuguese PM Antonio Costa will take a trip to Goa during his India visit.

Jan 04, 2017 17:13 PM

Syrian war 'cancer on a global scale', says UN chief Antonio Guterres

The war has caused "not only the suffering of the Syrian people" but also sparks "violent reactions which in some cases lead to terrorist acts", the former Portuguese premier told...

Dec 29, 2016 11:06 AM

Cristiano Ronaldo, Santos sweep top prizes at Globe Soccer Awards

Ronaldo claimed the best player award after helping his country land their first major title at this year’s European Championship and firing Real to a record 11th European Cup...

Dec 28, 2016 21:26 PM

Soccer Year-End Review | Ronaldo's heroics, Messi's heartbreak, Leicester's fairy tale and more

The year for football fans and players had disappointment, comedy, and tragedy all rearing their heads. The defining football story of the year was Leicester City’s dream run in...

Dec 28, 2016 19:30 PM

Former Portugese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres to be sworn in tomorrow as UN Secretary General

Antonio Guterres was unanimously appointed by the General Assembly as the successor to Ban, after the 15-nation Security Council had in October decided by acclamation to send his...

Dec 11, 2016 17:56 PM