MIAMI: The risk of extreme weather such as heat waves, floods and drought will rise significantly even if the commitments in the 2015 Paris climate accord are met, a study warned on Wednesday. The report in the journal Science Advances analyzes the likelihood of hot spells, dry periods and excess rain in the coming years, all phenomena that are exacerbated by global warming and rising seas. Already, the dire consequences of climate change are becoming clear. A new record was shattered in 2017 for the costliest year in…
MADRID: Cristiano Ronaldo is angry with his recent record in front of goal but not anxious about when he will find the net next, Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said on Friday. With four strikes in nine appearances in all competitions, Real's all-time top scorer is in the midst of his worst start to a season since joining the Spanish champions from Manchester United in 2009. Ronaldo failed to score in Real's 5-1 drubbing of Legia Warsaw and Sunday's 2-1 success over Athletic Bilbao, substitute Alvaro Morata hitting the…
LILLE: Germany thumped Slovakia 3-0 with goals from Jerome Boateng, Mario Gomez and Julian Draxler to cruise into the Euro 2016 quarter-finals on Sunday and confirm their status as tournament favourites with a sparkling performance.
KARACHI: K-Electric Football Team qualified for Asian Federation Cup set to be played in 2016.
CARSON, CALIFORNIA: Landon Donovan will retire on Sunday as the greatest American to have played soccer, his LA Galaxy coach said ahead of Sunday’s MLS Cup final against the New England Revolution.
SUKKUR: Leader of the Opposition in National Assembly Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah has said that some people are using religion to achieve their goals.
LONDON: The goal machines of Bayern Munich, Chelsea and Shakhtar Donetsk cranked into top gear on Tuesday as the Champions League captivated its continental audience with a record 40 goals in one eight-game night.