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Former UEFA president Michel Platini insists FIFA must lift ban over him after being cleared of c...

Former UEFA president Michel Platini said on Saturday that FIFA must now lift his ban over a € 1.8 million payment after Swiss prosecutors said they had found no evidence so far to bring charges ag...

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FIFA World Cup 2018: Suspended Peru captain Paolo Guerrero appeals to Swiss court to overturn dop...

Lima: Peru captain Paolo Guerrero made a last-ditch appeal to a Swiss court Friday to overturn a ban on him playing at the FIFA World Cup imposed for doping, the Peruvian Football Federation said. ...

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Peru captain Guerrero asks Swiss court to overturn doping ban -federation

LIMA (Reuters) - Peru captain and top scorer Paolo Guerrero on Friday asked Switzerland's highest court to overturn a drugs-related ban that will keep him out of Peru's first World Cup in 36 years,...

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Champions League: ‘Fighter’ Zinedine Zidane as good a coach as he was a player, says Jurgen Klopp

Jurgen Klopp is in no doubt that Zinedine Zidane has shown himself to be as good a coach as he was during a wonderful playing career, as the two men prepare to lead their Liverpool and Real Madrid ...

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Govt plans to promote Kumbh Mela as international event, invite foreign dignitaries

The Kumbh Mela will be held between January 15 and March 4 next year in Allahabad. The government plans to promote the Kumbh Mela as a destination for tourists, and encourage visitors and dignitari...

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India moves one notch up to 44th rank in IMD’s competitiveness rankings, US tops list

New Delhi: India has moved one notch higher, to the 44th place in terms of competitiveness, in the annual rankings compiled by International Institute for Management Development (IMD) which placed ...

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Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation (hence its abbreviation CH), is a federal republic consisting of 26 cantons, with Bern as the seat of the federal authorities. The country is situated in western Europe, where it is bordered by Germany to the north, France to the west, Italy to the south, and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east.