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.
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.
18 Jul 2014
Hoylake: Star golfer Tiger Woods was playing his second shot into the par-five 18th when he made a sudden stop in the middle of his swing at the British Open.
16 Jul 2014
Hoylake (UK): Tiger Woods returns to the scene of one of his greatest triumphs at Hoylake this week, as he attempts, in the 143rd British Open, to resurrect a career blighted by injury.
16 Jul 2014
Paris: Nico Rosberg, locked in a titanic duel with teammate Lewis Hamilton for this year's drivers' title, on Wednesday signed a new "multi-year" contract with Mercedes, the German F1 team announced.
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.
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.
08 Jul 2014
New Delhi: A statue of Mahatma Gandhi, who led India to freedom from British rule, would be installed outside the Palace of Westminster in Parliament Square in London by early next year.
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.
04 Jul 2014
Silverstone (UK): World championship leader Nico Rosberg topped the times ahead of his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton in Friday morning's opening free practice session for this weekend's British Grand Prix.