30 Nov 2015
London: A British jury today cleared former New Zealand cricket captain Chris Cairns of perjury charges over match-fixing in Test cricket.
21 Jun 2015
London: Tainted former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi invoked the names of British royalty, including Prince Charles and his brother Andrew, while seeking his travel papers from the UK Home Office, according to a media report today.
17 Jun 2015
New Delhi: As BJP battled a deepening row involving two of its top leaders Vasundhara Raje and Sushma Swaraj, former Finance Minister P Chidambaram today demanded release of all letters written to British authorities on Lalit Modi case during the UPA regime which he said will answer accusations against Congress and him.
11 Feb 2015
Sanaa: The British government says it has closed its embassy in Yemen and evacuated all its diplomatic staff amid turmoil there following Shiite rebels seizing power in the Arab world's poorest country.
21 May 2015
London: British Sports business magazine 'SportsPro' has named Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli as the six most marketable athlete of this year ahead of the likes of sprint king Usain Bolt and football superstars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
25 Jan 2015
London: British leaders cutting across party lines on Sunday greeted India on its 66th Republic Day with Prime Minister David Cameron describing the day as an important milestone which reflects the enduring and special relationship between the two nations.
08 May 2015
London: Prime Minister David Cameron won a stunning election victory in Britain, confounding poll predictions that the vote would be the closest in decades to sweep into office for another five years with a clear majority and his Labour opponents in tatters.
04 Oct 2014
Cairo: The Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical group on Friday claimed responsibility of beheading British aid worker Alan Henning in an online video. In the one-minute video clip titled "Another Message to America and its Allies", roughly the same as those released after three previous murders, a masked IS militant also introduced another hostage it identified as a US aid worker Peter Kassig, news agency reported.
24 Jan 2015
London: British Prime Minister David Cameron has congratulated India on its 66th Republic Day and said the "rising power" was on par with its erstwhile colonial master Britain, reported Asian Lite, a newspaper for British Asians in London.
16 Jan 2015
Washington: British Prime Minister David Cameron has arrived here to hold talks with US President Barack Obama on a wide range of issues, including counter- terrorism, joint campaign against IS militants and cybersecurity.