: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: The Himalayan Times (Nepal)

    Chelsea crush weakened City in FA Cup, Spurs knocked out
    Feb22

    Chelsea crush weakened City in FA Cup, Spurs knocked out

    Football Soccer – Chelsea v Manchester City – FA Cup Fifth Round – Stamford Bridge – 21/2/16Manchester City’s Fernando in action with Chelsea’s Willian. Photo: Reuters LONDON: Chelsea exploited Manchester City’s decision to field a weakened team by romping to a 5-1 win in the FA Cup fifth round on Sunday as they joined London...

    Hiddink warns Blues ahead of City clash
    Feb21

    Hiddink warns Blues ahead of City clash

    London, February 20 Guus Hiddink has warned Chelsea not to take victory for granted after Manuel Pellegrini vowed to go through with his threat to send out a weakened Manchester City team in the FA Cup fifth round on Sunday. With City due to make the long flight to the Ukraine on Monday ahead of their Champions League last 16 first leg tie at...

    Kiev demonstrators attack Russian banks
    Feb20

    Kiev demonstrators attack Russian banks

    An ultra-right activist throws a brick, at an Alfa bank office in centre of Kiev, Ukraine, on Saturday, February 20, 2016. Photo: AP KIEV: Nationalist demonstrators in Ukraine have attacked two offices of Russian banks in the capital amid observances of the second anniversary of the protests that brought down the Russia-friendly president....

    Secibd faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition
    Feb18

    Secibd faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition

    MINSK: Ukraine’s governing coalition no longer commands a majority in parliament, after a second faction bailed out. Thursday’s move by Samopomich (Self Help), which has 26 seats in the 450-seat parliament, leaves the coalition partners with 217 votes. Former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko’s faction withdrew from the coalition...

    Depleted Man City face Chelsea in FA Cup showdown
    Feb18

    Depleted Man City face Chelsea in FA Cup showdown

    Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini. Reuters LONDON: The lure of reaching the Champions League quarter-finals for the first time will weigh heavily on Manuel Pellegrini’s mind as Manchester City and Chelsea prepare for a heavyweight FA Cup fifth-round clash on Sunday. With City flying to Ukraine to face Dynamo Kiev just 24 hours after...

    Jankovic ousts Swiss teen Bencic
    Feb18

    Jankovic ousts Swiss teen Bencic

    Dubai, February 17 Fifth-seeded Belinda Bencic of Switzerland, playing her first week as a top 10 player, was upset 4-6, 7-5, 6-4 by Jelena Jankovic of Serbia in the Dubai Tennis Championships on Tuesday. The ninth-ranked Bencic, 18, who reached last weekend’s final in St Petersburg, Russia, looked physically exhausted by the end of the 2...

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks
    Feb16

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks

    MOSCOW: Russian transportation authorities blocked the movement of Ukraine-registered trucks on Monday and detained over 300 cargo vehicles in retaliation to Ukraine closing its borders to Russia-registered long-haulers. The transport ministry’s announcement came after Ukraine’s prime minister announced on Monday that cargo trucks...

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting
    Feb16

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting

    MOSCOW: The Ukrainian government says three of its servicemen have been killed and seven others wounded in the past 24 hours in clashes with Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. The Interfax news agency said presidential administration spokesman Oleksandr Motuzyanyk reported the sharp uptick in fighting at a briefing in Kiev on Tuesday....

    Decade after Materazzi head butt, Zidane the focus in Italy
    Feb16

    Decade after Materazzi head butt, Zidane the focus in Italy

    Real Madrid’s newly appointed coach Zinedine Zidane steps out for his first training session in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday January 5, 2016. Photo: AP ROME: Nearly 10 years after ending his playing career by head butting Marco Materazzi in the World Cup final, Zinedine Zidane will return to the international spotlight in Italy on Wednesday when...

    Shevchenko joins Ukraine coaching staff
    Feb16

    Shevchenko joins Ukraine coaching staff

    Former Chelsea player Andriy Shevchenko before a match. Reuters KIEV: Former Ukraine striker Andriy Shevchenko has joined the national team’s coaching staff ahead of the 2016 European Championship, replacing assistant coach Olexandr Zavarov. Shevchenko is Ukraine’s record scorer with 48 goals in 111 games and won the Ballon d’Or...

    Pin It on Pinterest