2018 Fifa World Cup Russia

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FIFA bribe allegations by US prosecutors raises more questions over Qatar World Cup in 2022
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FIFA bribe allegations by US prosecutors raises more questions over Qatar World Cup in 2022

According to the prosecutors, representatives working for Russia and Qatar bribed FIFA executive committee officials to swing votes in the crucial decision of world football’s governing body.

Amid FIFA World Cup 2018, a look at how football became a force that could shape the world
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Amid FIFA World Cup 2018, a look at how football became a force that could shape the world

Over the years, football has consistently managed to hold a mirror to contemporary society. It has played a role in shaping conflicts, casualties, conciliation and culture in myriad ways. The ‘beautiful game’ has evolved in tandem with the changing world order while safeguarding remnants of the past. In the process, the sport has gradually become an instrument that can be channelised for mobilisation, unity, devotion and even fanaticism.

To Russia, with love: Six Indian football players are headed to the 2018 FIFA World Cup
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To Russia, with love: Six Indian football players are headed to the 2018 FIFA World Cup

Six youngsters from India, part of the Oscar Foundation's football-for-development initiative, will be travelling to Russia to participate in a series of workshops and conferences and watch a game at the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup