New York Jets owner Woody Johnson said Thursday he isn't interested in declaring a playoffs-or-bust mandate for coach Todd Bowles in 2017. "No, I really don't like mandates, because they normally don't work -- lines in ...

Legendary Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar on Wednesday said that he was happy M S Dhoni had only quit limited overs captaincy and not retired as he felt the wicketkeeper-batsman still had a lot to offer to the Indian ...

Alexandre Dumas, regarded by many as the greatest historical novelist of all time, initially made his name — and the first of several fortunes — as a playwright. When in the 1840s, he turned to producing fiction, ...

ISLAMABAD: A war of words broke out between the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MNA Asad Umar and his brother and Chairman of the Privatisation Commission Muhammad Zubair Khan on Tuesday over the fate of Pakistan Steel ...

MEXICO CITY — Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto resurrected the political fortunes of Luis Videgaray, who was ousted in the wake of Donald Trump’s visit last year, by naming him foreign minister on Wednesday. ...

London: Chelsea striker Diego Costa has credited manager Antonio Conte for the side's record-equalling run of 13 consecutive victories that has propelled them to the top of the Premier League table.Chelsea, who finished ...

Sugar millers in western Kenya have asked the national government to revoke the licences of companies lacking cane. They said on Tuesday that this would help reduce poaching, which has been on the rise, leading to the ...

Ghanaian playmaker Torric Jebrin has completed his loan move to Saudi Arabia side Al-Wehda. Ismaily confirmed on their website  and Twitter account that the former Hearts of Oak attacking midfielder has joined the ...

A remarkable quality shared by loyal supporters of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is their ability to explain reality away. No poll rating is too poor that Corbynistas cannot show, in tortuous detail, how their man has no ...

Embattled cattle exporter and ship owner Wellard is in talks with its lenders after breaching the covenants of its working capital facility. The company is hoping to secure its third waiver of the covenants for its ...

Lotus boss Jean-Marc Gales has reaffirmed plans for a raft of new product – including a potential SUV – in the future of a company buoyed by profitability and a successful launch into the US market in 2016. Besides ...

In a year when populist voters reshaped power and politics across Europe and the United States, the world’s wealthiest people are ending 2016 with $237 billion more than they had at the start. Triggered by ...

KOLKATA: A renewal in demand from export markets like Nepal, Belgium, Spain and China has contributed to a revival in India’s engineering exports led by iron and steel sector, according to an analysis of November 2016 ...

Manchester: Sir Alex Ferguson celebrated his 75th birthday watching Manchester United produce the type of stirring comeback his sides were famous for as Jose Mourinho's men scored in the 85th and 86th minute to beat ...

A large number of successful IPOs ensured that the total investor wealth, measured in terms of cumulative valuation of all listed shares, rose by nearly Rs 6 lakh crore during the year to Rs 106.23 lakh crore Capping a ...

Neil Werrett's European holiday has been delayed until next week as he waited for news on whether Black Caviar was successfully in foal again before a weekend in which his Magic Millions Classic and Golden Slipper ...

RENTON, Wash. -- The Seahawks have only one game remaining to get themselves back on track before the single-elimination reality of the NFL postseason begins. The Seahawks may have to play the first weekend of the ...

French President Francois Hollande is spending his final Christmas and New Year as guardian of the Elysee Palace, mulling a year which his seen his popularity plummet to a record low after a year of protests and riots, ...

Having locked up the fifth seed in the NFC playoff field, the New York Giants can’t help their postseason fortunes with a victory in Sunday’s regular season finale against the Washington Redskins. Nonetheless, ...

In a year when populist voters reshaped power and politics across Europe and the US, the world's wealthiest people are ending 2016 with $US237 billion ($330 billion) more than they had at the start. Triggered by ...