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July 11, 2016
July 11, 2016

Leadsom withdraws from UK leadership race

Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom abruptly withdraws from the contest to succeed David Cameron as Britain's prime minister.

June 27, 2016
June 27, 2016

Murray detects British buzz

World number two Andy Murray believes he might not be the only British player to thrive at this year's Wimbledon and has backed some of the other 14 local hopefuls to make their mark at the...

June 7, 2016
June 7, 2016

‘No negativity towards Amir’

Mohammad Amir, the Pakistan pacer, is set for a return to the place where his career took an ill-fated turn. The left-arm quick is part of the squad that will tour England later in the month for a...

June 6, 2016
June 6, 2016

'Pocket Hercules' dies at 104

Manohar Aich, the bodybuilder who became the first Indian to take the Mr. Universe title in 1952 and won the nickname 'Pocket Hercules' for his tiny stature, has died aged 104.

January 4, 2016
January 4, 2016

IS video scrutinised by UK security services

The UK's security and intelligence agencies are examining a video by so-called Islamic State, to identify a man and young boy with British accents.

November 12, 2015
November 12, 2015

Indian PM Modi due to arrive in UK for 3-day visit

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi is due to arrive in the UK later for a three-day visit as a guest of his British counterpart, David Cameron.

October 12, 2015
October 12, 2015

Five Nato personnel die in Kabul crash

Five people, including two RAF personnel, have been killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan.

September 30, 2015
September 30, 2015

World first 'drone-port' planned in Rwanda

Cargo drone routes capable of delivering urgent and precious supplies to remote areas on a massive scale will be seen in Rwanda soon.

September 17, 2015
September 17, 2015

British Royal premiere for Bond film 'Spectre'

The new installment of James Bond movie Spectre will have a royal world premiere on October 26 with the British royal family.

August 24, 2015
August 24, 2015

Forest Whitaker to make Broadway debut in 'Hughie'

Actor-director Forest Whitaker will make his Broadway debut in a spring 2016 production of the Eugene O’ Neill play Hughie.