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England's Ben Stokes denies affray charge, faces August trial

England's Ben Stokes denies affray charge, faces August trial

England cricketer Ben Stokes on Monday pleaded not guilty to charges of affray following an incident in Bristol last September and he will face trial on Aug. 6.

Mar 12, 2018, 17:37 PM IST
England all-rounder Ben Stokes marries fiancee Clare Ratcliffe – Video

England all-rounder Ben Stokes marries fiancee Clare Ratcliffe – Video

Ratcliffe is the mother of his two children. The wedding was reportedly followed by a reception at a luxury hotel nearby.

Oct 14, 2017, 22:02 PM IST
Ben Stokes ‘was fighting for gay guys’, claims Piers Morgan

Ben Stokes ‘was fighting for gay guys’, claims Piers Morgan

The incident happened after England's victory in the third ODI against West Indies on Sunday, in which Stokes scored 73.

Sep 29, 2017, 19:49 PM IST
Ben Stokes arrested in Bristol after England's win over West Indies

Ben Stokes arrested in Bristol after England's win over West Indies

Stokes, regarded as world's premier all-rounder, has played 39 Tests, 62 ODIs and 21 T20Is.

Sep 26, 2017, 18:15 PM IST
Watch: Moeen Ali hits four sixes in row en route to England's second fastest ODI hundred

Watch: Moeen Ali hits four sixes in row en route to England's second fastest ODI hundred

Batting first, England powered to 369 for nine with Ali contributing with 102 of 57 balls. He hit seven fours and eight sixes, with the last eight balls resulting in 42 Runs.

Sep 24, 2017, 19:38 PM IST

Woman named Isis banned from Facebook, asked to prove identity

Isis Thomas, a resident of Bristol in Britain, was asked to change her name after logging on to Facebook on June 27.

Jul 02, 2016, 15:57 PM IST

Mumbai firm granting ''period'' leave to women since 2010

A small Mumbai firm has been granting fully-paid `period leave` to all its women employees since 2010 for both medical and religious reasons.

Mar 04, 2016, 16:07 PM IST
This firm in UK introduces 'period leave' for female staff

This firm in UK introduces 'period leave' for female staff

A community and arts centre based in Bristol, south-west England, has become the first employer in Britain to introduce so-called "period leave" for women.

Mar 03, 2016, 16:09 PM IST

French town pays Brits after death from falling `Napoleon` tree

A French seaside resort has paid out more than EUR 100,000 to compensate a British family after a 62-year-old woman was killed by a falling tree planted in honour of Napoleon`s son.

Apr 14, 2015, 16:21 PM IST

British city becomes first to impose public smoking curbs

The British city of Bristol has become the country's first to test smoke-free zones in outdoor public places, without imposing an outright ban, officials said today.

Feb 03, 2015, 01:57 AM IST

UK boy expelled from school for insulting teacher on Facebook

A 14-year-old boy in the UK has been expelled from school after he posted insults about his head teacher's hair colour, looks and weight on Facebook.

Jan 27, 2015, 16:46 PM IST

Shrien Dewani's Bristol home vandalised post return to UK

 Shrien Dewani's family home in Westbury was vandalised a day after the British millionaire businessman's return from South Africa following his acquittal in honeymoon murder trial.

Dec 12, 2014, 15:17 PM IST
First poo-powered bus hits the roads in UK

First poo-powered bus hits the roads in UK

 The UK's first bus powered entirely by human and food waste has gone into service between Bristol and Bath.

Nov 30, 2014, 15:01 PM IST
Alastair Cook faces one match ban after England fined for slow over-rate in ODI against India

Alastair Cook faces one match ban after England fined for slow over-rate in ODI against India

England captain Alastair Cook is reportedly on the brink of a one-match ban after his side was fined for a slow over-rate in the ODI against India in Cardiff.

Aug 29, 2014, 10:00 AM IST
2nd ODI: India vs England - Preview

2nd ODI: India vs England - Preview

Rocked by one controversy after another, India will be hoping that the spotlight shifts to the cricketing action as they take on an upbeat England side in the second one day international of the five-match series here on Wednesday.

Aug 26, 2014, 13:06 PM IST

Tough to balance between ODI series and World Cup: Angus Fraser

England national selector Angus Fraser feels the upcoming five-match ODI series against India will be a tough one as the two teams will not just look to compete but also build up to the 2015 World Cup.

Aug 23, 2014, 17:33 PM IST

Secrets of Cheddar cheese

Discover Cheddar Gorge and the process of making Cheddar cheese.. Cathryn Pinto shares her experience as she savours a bite

Apr 30, 2014, 18:48 PM IST

Britain now has a far-right `mosque-buster`

A self-styled `mosque-buster`, once linked to a far right group in Britain, is offering free legal advice to people who desire to prevent mosque development, has stalled plans for 16 new mosques.

Jan 13, 2013, 22:32 PM IST

Controversial ‘Dancing’ final seen by 24 mn

More than 24 mn Americans watched Jennifer`s triumph over Bristol in ‘Dancing’.

Nov 25, 2010, 12:43 PM IST

Sarah Palin supports daughter at `Dancing`

Sarah may be outspoken, but she kept her opinions to herself on `Dancing...`.

Sep 28, 2010, 13:08 PM IST