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Virtual reality tackles real-life sex abuse

1 month, 16 days ago
LONDON: Your boss ends a meeting by grabbing a colleague and asking her to “pack something fitting” for the party you’re all planning after an out-of-town conference. Do you a/say something or b/let it pass? That’s the type of…

Neymar cost Barcelona over 200 mln euros: report

9 months ago
MADRID: FC Barcelona shelled out more than 200 million euros ($245 million) for Neymar including his salary and the "countless hidden clauses of the transfer," Spain's El Mundo daily said on Thursday. If confirmed, this would be greatly…

Ronaldinho retires from football

9 months, 1 day ago
SAO PAULO: Brazilian World Cup winner Ronaldinho has formally confirmed his retirement from football, more than two years since his last appearance as a professional, reports in Brazil said on Tuesday. The 37-year-old former Paris…

Messi marks new milestone in Barcelona victory

9 months, 10 days ago
MADRID: Lionel Messi marked his 400th appearance in La Liga with the opening goal as Barcelona eased to a 3-0 win over Levante at the Camp Nou on Sunday. Messi's 365th goal in Spain's top flight came inside 12 minutes, with Luis Suarez…

Coutinho in Barcelona to tie up third-richest transfer

9 months, 11 days ago
BARCELONA: Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho was in Barcelona Sunday to tie up a 160-million-euro ($192 million) move from Liverpool, the third-richest deal of all time. "Bem-vindo! Welcome! Benvingut! ¡Bienvenido!" Barca tweeted…

Messi extends Barcelona contract until 2021

10 months, 23 days ago
BARCELONA: Lionel Messi ended months of speculation when finally putting pen to paper on Saturday to extend his contract with Barcelona until 2021, the club announced, making official an agreement reached in July. The Spanish giants had…

‘Time to declare independence’: 450,000 protest in Barcelona

11 months, 28 days ago
BARCELONA: Led by Catalonia's separatist president Carles Puigdemont, hundreds of thousands of independence supporters protested in Barcelona on Saturday, shouting "freedom" and "independence" after Madrid announced drastic measures to stop…