I am a better player than Lionel Messi, says Cristiano Ronaldo


Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo said he believed he was a better player than FC Barcelona’s Leo Messi in an interview published in Spanish sports paper, Marca on Sunday. Ronaldo was giving one of his first interviews since vetoing the press after his controversial 30th birthday party in February, which …

Read More »

‘Unusual’ fog disrupts flights across Europe


An unusually large blanket of thick fog descended on European airports Monday, causing scores of flight cancellations from London Heathrow, the continent’s busiest, and delays at key hubs including Amsterdam and Frankfurt. Eurocontrol, the European air traffic control organisation, said the opaque vapour also caused delays in Paris, Stuttgart, Hamburg, …

Read More »

Back pain at work? Tips for relief


Most people, specially those who have to sit long hours at work, struggle with back pain – whether it’s dull and achy or sharp and stabbing, it hurts. Back pain may make you less productive, which in turn can hamper your career as well. Understanding what causes back pain and …

Read More »

Afghanistan Earthquake Death Toll Rises


Rescuers were struggling to reach quake-stricken regions in Pakistan and Afghanistan as officials said the combined death toll from the previous day’s earthquake rose to 311. According to Afghan and Pakistani officials, 237 people died in Pakistan and 74 in Afghanistan in the magnitude-7.5 quake, which was centered deep beneath …

Read More »