soccer fever

Soccer power: Kicking malaria out of Africa

July 30th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, July 30 (IANS) With the Olympics on, it's a fever nobody seems to mind in the 54-nation continent at any time. Soccer fever, which afflicts nearly every African, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Brazil fans turning Argentines courtesy Messi-magic

September 2nd, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 2 (IANS) The city?s soccer fans whose loyalties are mostly split between Argentina and Brazil seem to have shifted their allegiance to the former -- courtesy `Messi-magic? which ... Read more...

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Naga ministers join World Cup party in South Africa

July 7th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Kohima, July 7 (IANS) Soccer fever has struck Nagaland with half of the council of ministers led by Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio already in South Africa and are all ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Football fans in Shillong go for soccer accessories

June 28th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by ANI
By Hempi D HenpilenShillong, June 28 (ANI): Alongside the soccer fever touching new heights during the FIFA World Cup tournament, the cash registers at almost all the outlets of sports goods in ... Read more...

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Depp obsessed with soccer

June 22nd, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) Johnny Depp has been stuck by soccer fever. The actor has installed televisions on the set of his upcoming movie to see the FIFA World Cup matches. The ... Read more...

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Tutu asks people to embrace African culture, stop criticising vuvuzela horns

June 16th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 16 (ANI): Nobel Peace Prize winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu has asked people to embrace African culture, and stop criticising noisy vuvuzela horns.Thousands of people have complained about the noise ... Read more...

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Soccer fever grips Kerala

June 10th, 2008 - 9:18 pm ICT by ANI
Calicut (Kerala), June 10 (ANI): As the Euro 2008 fever fast grip the world, its heat is being felt in Kerala, where football lovers gather in large numbers at public places ... Read more...

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