World Cup: Black Blocs make their anger known

One year after their protests overshadowed the Confederations Cup, Brazilian authorities see the Black Bloc group of masked demonstrators as one of the main security threats to the World Cup, Rio de Janeiro, June 10, 2014. Duration: 02:06 Jun 11, 2014

Brazil World Cup inspires Ivory Coast competition

As Brazil gears up to host the World Cup Final next month at the legendary Maracana stadium, the Ivory Coast city of Bouake has held its own homage to the beautiful game -- the Maracana Cup. Duration: 00:32 Jun 10, 2014

FIFA World Cup 2014: Why did India Withdraw from World Cup in Brazil 64 Years Ago?

The much-awaited sporting extravaganza FIFA World Cup 2014 is all set to kick off in a couple of days' time in Brazil. It brings memories of the story of the Indian football team which was supposed to play in the tournament held in the same country 64 years ago. India missed the chance and has not got another one till now. Jun 10, 2014