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Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018: India thrash Scotland to enter mixed team badminton quarter-finals

Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018: India thrash Scotland to enter mixed team badminton quarter-finals

India extended their unbeaten streak in the mixed team badminton event to top Group A and reach the quarter-finals, after thrashing unfancied Scotland 5-0 in the Commonwealth Games at the Carrara Sports Arena here on Friday.

Apr 06, 2018, 13:30 PM IST
Would go to India again in a heartbeat, says Scotland badminton star Kirsty Gilmour

Would go to India again in a heartbeat, says Scotland badminton star Kirsty Gilmour

Recalling the days when she played for the Bengaluru Blasters, she said that they played in front of a crowd of 4,000 people.

Apr 05, 2018, 17:50 PM IST
Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Horton chases Thorpe target, Scotland eyes double gold

Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Horton chases Thorpe target, Scotland eyes double gold

Mack Horton and rising youngster Ariarne Titmus were both fastest qualifiers for Australia.

Apr 05, 2018, 11:13 AM IST
Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Schoeman sprints away from Brownlees, Duffy wins first gold

Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Schoeman sprints away from Brownlees, Duffy wins first gold

England`s Jonny Brownlee, the silver medallist in Glasgow four years ago and at the Rio Olympics, finished seventh, while two-time Olympic champion Alistair was 10th.

Apr 05, 2018, 11:03 AM IST
Rain helps West Indies edge Scotland to qualify for 2019 ICC World Cup

Rain helps West Indies edge Scotland to qualify for 2019 ICC World Cup

The West Indies snatched a spot at next year's World Cup by edging to a five-run victory over Scotland on DLS method in Harare on Wednesday.

Mar 21, 2018, 20:45 PM IST
Scotland Yard's Indian-origin chief Neil Basu launches new anti-terror campaign

Scotland Yard's Indian-origin chief Neil Basu launches new anti-terror campaign

The Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissioner of Specialist Operations revealed that last year more than a fifth of reports from the public produced intelligence which is helpful to police.

Mar 21, 2018, 19:27 PM IST
Celtic captain Scott Brown calls time on Scotland career

Celtic captain Scott Brown calls time on Scotland career

Celtic skipper Scott Brown announced his retirement from international football with Scotland for a second time on Monday.

Feb 26, 2018, 19:30 PM IST
Cops' 45-minute encounter with... a stuffed toy

Cops' 45-minute encounter with... a stuffed toy

Scotland police had a bizarre encounter with... wait for it.... a stuffed toy.

Feb 09, 2018, 08:45 AM IST
60 million-year-old meteorite impact discovered in Scotland

60 million-year-old meteorite impact discovered in Scotland

The discovery was made while exploring a metre-thick layer at the base of a lava flow. 
 

Dec 15, 2017, 19:45 PM IST
Murder over rival Indian, Pakistani restaurants: Indian-origin man arrested in UK

Murder over rival Indian, Pakistani restaurants: Indian-origin man arrested in UK

A 51-year-old man, believed to be of Indian-origin, has been arrested in Germany in connection with a murder following a restaurant war between Indian and Pakistani eateries in Scotland over 24 years ago.

Nov 10, 2017, 16:50 PM IST
Poland reach 2018 FIFA World Cup; Scots' dreams ended in dramatic draw

Poland reach 2018 FIFA World Cup; Scots' dreams ended in dramatic draw

The draw meant Scotland could only finish third in the group on 18 points, behind Slovakia only on goal difference, eight points adrift of group winners England and three points ahead of Slovenia.

Oct 09, 2017, 00:04 AM IST
'Detained Indian ship in UK to be sold over unpaid wages'

'Detained Indian ship in UK to be sold over unpaid wages'

The International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) believes that the crew, still aboard the vessel 'Malaviya Seven', are now owed more than 600,000 pounds (USD 803,760).

Sep 15, 2017, 00:09 AM IST
PV Sindhu to lead India’s charge as World Badminton Championships kicks off on Monday

PV Sindhu to lead India’s charge as World Badminton Championships kicks off on Monday

An Indian player is yet to win a gold at the tournament if you rewind back to the previous editions. But as many as five Indian shuttlers have been seeded this time around.

Aug 20, 2017, 17:21 PM IST
Rare species of endangered white-letter hairstreak butterfly spotted in Scotland after 133 years

Rare species of endangered white-letter hairstreak butterfly spotted in Scotland after 133 years

The rare species of the endangered white-letter hairstreak butterfly was last recorded sighting in 1884, as per media reports.

Aug 18, 2017, 22:11 PM IST

Sexual assaults on London trains doubles in five years

The British Transport Police (BTP) data shows that 1,448 offences were reported in 2016-17, up from 650 in 2012-2013.

 

Jul 20, 2017, 20:44 PM IST

Edinburgh Airport hit by power outage, some flights disrupted

Scotland`s Edinburgh Airport said on Wednesday it had been hit by a power outage, disrupting some flights and forcing passengers to queue in the dark. 

 

Jun 28, 2017, 15:07 PM IST
Scotland Yard make new arrest in London terror attack inquiry

Scotland Yard make new arrest in London terror attack inquiry

Scotland Yard has made a new arrest of a 19-year-old man in relation to its ongoing investigation into the London Bridge terrorist attack, bringing the total number of persons in custody to seven.

Jun 12, 2017, 16:40 PM IST

2018 World Cup Qualifier: Harry Kane cherishes 'special' England equaliser against Scotland

Two Leigh Griffiths free-kicks left England facing a first qualifying defeat since October 2009, only for Kane to volley in a 93rd-minute leveller from substitute Raheem Sterling`s left-wing cross.

Jun 11, 2017, 08:57 AM IST
2018 World Cup Qualifier: Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane to captain England against Scotland

2018 World Cup Qualifier: Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane to captain England against Scotland

With Wayne Rooney having again been overlooked, England do not currently have a permanent captain and Southgate said Kane, 23, would wear the armband at Hampden Park.

Jun 10, 2017, 09:15 AM IST
Scottish government to distribute free vitamins to every mum-to-be

Scottish government to distribute free vitamins to every mum-to-be

Health officials in Scotland have also launched a country-wide survey into maternal and infant nutrition.

Apr 01, 2017, 10:46 AM IST