Uruguayan Soccer Coach Elected World Best in 2011

1 Montevideo, Jan 2. -Oscar Washington Tabarez, coach of the national soccer team of Uruguay, was elected the world''s best in 2011, according to a survey of the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS) published on Monday.Tabarez, known in this country as The Master, won the 2011 Copa America while leading the Uruguayan team, which in a recent

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Socialists Maintain Electoral Preference in France

4 Paris, Dec 22. -The presidential candidate of the French Socialist Party, Francois Hollande, leads vote intentions for the first and second round of elections next year, according to a survey published here Wednesday.In the initial round, which will take place in April, Hollande would obtain 27 percent of votes, whereas his closest rival, incumbent French President Nicolas Sarkozy, would

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