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Super leagues’ impact in Asia
A new, lucrative Indian football league is in town but how beneficial are these leagues to the continent’s rise?
Last updated: 11 Oct 2014 13:01 GMT
Indian league targets 'sleeping giant'
New league kicks off on Sunday with the hope of waking the cricket-mad country up from its football slumber.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2014 09:14 GMT
Anelka signs with Indian football league
Former France striker Nicolas Anelka joins the Mumbai franchise in the football league that kicks off from October 12.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2014 14:31 GMT
Del Piero signs up with Indian league
Former Italy striker Del Piero to join Delhi franchise in the Indian Super League that kicks-off in October.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 08:15 GMT
France’s footballing years of woe
Samir Nasri's apology for outburst after Euro 2012 loss is the latest saga in ten years of French footballing turmoil.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2012 09:33 GMT
An emerging football market
Despite the Indian Premier Soccer League faltering, India's football administrators see a rosy future.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2012 21:27 GMT
Pitch problems delay Indian kick-off
After much-hyped auction of foreign players India's Premier League Soccer postponed due to venue problems.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2012 10:58 GMT
Bidding war breaks out over Hernan Crespo
Before the new Indian soccer league kicks-off some of football's greats have being auctioned off to West Bengal teams.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2012 21:06 GMT
Bold gamble in football's City of Joy
Kolkata beckons as John Barnes joins coaching line-up for tournament aiming to capture Indian footballing imagination.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2012 13:29 GMT
The risk of bringing Thierry Henry back home
A familiar face returns to Arsenal but will Thierry Henry boost the club or just dim his legendary status amongst fans.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2012 12:52 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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