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Former British number one, Elena Baltacha dies of liver cancer

Last Updated: Monday, May 05, 2014, 12:16

The former British number one, Elena Baltacha died of liver cancer Sunday. The Scot revealed she had the illness in March. She was 30.

Queen Elizabeth celebrates 88th birthday, new portrait unveiled in UK

Last Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014, 23:47

What else can be a perfect gift for the `Queen` than a a portrait of herself. Britain`s Queen Elizabeth on her 88th birthday on Monday was presented a new black and white portrait by the UK government.

British women extend team pursuit reign in track cycling World Championships

Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 11:47

Great Britain retained their women`s team pursuit world crown Thursday, rallying to vanquish Canada to claim Britain`s first gold of the 2014 track cycling World Championships.

Bryans keep US alive against Britain

Last Updated: Sunday, February 02, 2014, 08:57

Bob and Mike Bryan kept America alive in their Davis Cup World Group first-round tie against Great Britain on Saturday with a four-set doubles win over Colin Fleming and Dominic Inglot.

Nail polish industry booming in Britain

Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 09:31

A study reveals that more than half of women in Britain are spending money on keeping their nails well polished.

Amy Jackson on a break in Britain

Last Updated: Sunday, June 16, 2013, 16:23

British model Amy Jackson, who made her debut in Bollywood with ‘Ekk Deewana Tha’, takes a break from her Hindi film career and peels off back here.

Royal sensation ‘Naked’ Harry, no big deal!

Last Updated: Thursday, August 23, 2012, 10:15

Going by the gossip murmurs in the high society and among the commoners in London, the possibility of Prince Harry losing his royal title following the naked drunken after party in Las Vegas is perhaps most unlikely.

Olympic athletics: Farah adds 5000m title to 10000m gold

Last Updated: Sunday, August 12, 2012, 02:45

Britain`s Mo Farah added the 5000 metres title to his 10000 metres gold medal at the London Olympics Saturday.

London Olympics hockey: Netherlands hammer Britain 9-2; set to play final with Germany

Last Updated: Friday, August 10, 2012, 08:58

Nippy striker Billy Bakker and penalty corner shooter Roderick Weusthof scored three goals each as Netherlands stormed into the final of the London Olympic 2012 men`s hockey with a thumping 9-2 victory over hosts Great Britain.

Olympics cycling: Meares pips Pendleton to cycling gold

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 08, 2012, 03:46

Anna Meares of Australia consigned defending champion Victoria Pendleton to defeat in a controversial Olympic cycling sprint final Tuesday.

London Olympics 2012 Football: Sturridge miss sends GB crashing out

Last Updated: Sunday, August 05, 2012, 07:41

Daniel Sturridge`s missed penalty proved decisive as Team GB were defeated in a shootout by South Korea after a tight and tense clash at the Millennium Stadium.

London 2012 football: Britain enter quarterfinals

Last Updated: Thursday, August 02, 2012, 08:46

Team GB have progressed to the knockout phase of the Olympics as Group A winners after a fairly comfortable 1-0 win over the disappointing Uruguay.