28 Aug 2014
Freetown: Three nations at the centre of the West African Ebola outbreak were left increasingly isolated on Thursday as more airlines suspended flights to the crisis zone.
18 Aug 2014
London: Britain will not send ground forces to intervene in the crisis in Iraq, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday.
13 Aug 2011
The circulation of British tabloids has shot up after media baron Rupert Murdoch closed down News of the World in July in the wake of the phone-hacking scandal, latest industry figures show. The Sunday Mirror picked up the most new customers with average sales for July of 1,786,454 copies almost 700,000 more than in June.
06 Aug 2014
Mumbai: British Airways on Wednesday joined the low fare war race on Thursday by offering an all-inclusive fares starting at Rs 65,880 for select destinations in North America and Canada for a limited period.
13 Aug 2014
London: British Prime Minister David Cameron has cut short his holiday to return to Britain to chair a meeting to discuss the Iraq crisis after some politicians and military commentators urged him to intervene there militarily.
05 Aug 2014
London: Lights across Britain switched off for an hour on Monday night in a tribute to the dead of World War One, which was inspired by the prophetic observation of Britain's foreign minister on the eve of the war that transpired 100 years ago.
21 Jul 2014
Hoylake: Rory McIlroy is the new world number two after his dramatic British Open victory on Sunday at Royal Liverpool lifted him six places in the rankings.
09 Jul 2014
London: Shailesh Vara, an Indian-origin British Minister for Justice, has welcomed UK government's decision to install a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Parliament Square here by early next year.
24 Jul 2014
Hoylake: Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods have combined to salute Rory McIlroy's performance in capturing the British Open title for the first time in his career. The 25-year-old Northern Irishman became the third youngest golfer in the modern era, after the two American greats, to land three of the four major championships when he triumphed by two strokes at Royal Liverpool on Sunday.
08 Jul 2014
New Delhi: British Foreign Secretary William Hague and Chancellor of Exchequer George Osborne on Tuesday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and conveyed the UK's keen desire to work with the new government to further deepen and expand Indo-UK ties in key areas including defence and trade.