21 Aug 2015
London: Teenage Pakistani female education rights activist Malala Yousafzai, who survived a Taliban assassination bid in 2012 and became the youngest recipient of a Nobel peace prize, has secured high marks in UK's national school exams.
24 Aug 2015
Tehran: British government reopened its embassy in Tehran today in a long awaited step signaling better relations four years after a mob stormed the compound, forcing its closure.
22 Aug 2015
Agra: A 60-kg British-era copper chandelier at the main entrance of 17th century Taj Mahal crashed down recently, prompting the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to initiate a probe into the matter.
08 Aug 2015
Jammu: Twenty-two British and French trekkers, stranded in high altitude Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir following heavy downpour, have been rescued by IAF personnel in the past two days.
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 Aug 2015
World number one golfer Rory McIlroy has scheduled a Saturday practice round at Whistling Straits, site of next week's PGA Championship, a reliable source told Reuters on Monday.
09 Jul 2015
Gullane: Rory McIlroy has withdrawn from next week's British Open at St Andrews after failing to recover from an ankle injury he sustained playing football.
07 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Congress yesterday described as 'hogwash' External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's claim that she helped former IPL chief Lalit Modi get British travel documents only because his wife was faced with a life-threatening situation.
23 Jul 2015
Mumbai: India's Anirban Lahiri believes a lack of experience cost him dearly in the last two rounds of the British Open but the Asian Tour money leader is confident the region will soon be celebrating another male major winner.
06 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Under attack, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today made an emotional statement in the Lok Sabha, saying she had not helped Lalit Modi but her cancer-stricken wife and questioned if Sonia Gandhi would have acted differently if faced with such a situation.