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Wales name 11-year-old Anna Hursey in Commonwealth Games squad

Wales name 11-year-old Anna Hursey in Commonwealth Games squad

Last year, aged 10, Hursey became the youngest player to represent Wales’ senior table tennis team when she helped her country beat Kosovo in the European Championship qualifier.

Jan 24, 2018, 17:29 PM IST
Wales name Ryan Giggs as manager on four-year deal

Wales name Ryan Giggs as manager on four-year deal

The 44-year-old takes over from Chris Coleman, who led Wales to the Euro 2016 semi-finals but quit the job in November to take charge of English Championship (second tier) side Sunderland.

Jan 15, 2018, 19:16 PM IST
Ex-Manchester United Winger Ryan Giggs interviewed to be new Wales manager, say reports

Ex-Manchester United Winger Ryan Giggs interviewed to be new Wales manager, say reports

Former Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs has been interviewed for the vacant Wales manager job, British media reported on Friday.

Jan 12, 2018, 19:08 PM IST
Prince Charles becomes longest-serving Prince of Wales

Prince Charles becomes longest-serving Prince of Wales

The milestone today came a day after his wife, Camilla — Duchess of Cornwall, named a Royal Navy aircraft carrier after her husband at the ceremony at Rosyth Dockyard, Fife, in Scotland.

Sep 09, 2017, 19:10 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

Violent crimes up by 18 percent in England and Wales, biggest increase in a decade

The increase comes amid heated rows about police funding and a fall in the number of officers, with opponents accusing Prime Minister Theresa May's government of putting the public at risk by slashing budgets.

Jul 20, 2017, 19:56 PM IST
UK Supreme Court says PM Theresa May must get Parliament approval to trigger Brexit

UK Supreme Court says PM Theresa May must get Parliament approval to trigger Brexit

The UK Supreme Court dismissed the government`s argument that Theresa May could simply use executive powers known as "royal prerogative" to invoke Article 50 of the EU`s Lisbon Treaty.

Jan 24, 2017, 15:58 PM IST
Britsh PM Theresa May seeks to unite first ministers over Brexit plans

Britsh PM Theresa May seeks to unite first ministers over Brexit plans

British Prime Minister Theresa May will today meet the first ministers of Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland in London, where she will face calls for each region to vote on the government's Brexit plans.

Oct 24, 2016, 09:08 AM IST
Injured Aaron Ramsey not in Chris Coleman's Wales squad

Injured Aaron Ramsey not in Chris Coleman's Wales squad

"When you`ve got a player as good as Aaron, take him out of any team and you are going to know about it," Coleman told a press conference.

Aug 24, 2016, 19:28 PM IST
FIFA Rankings out! Here are the top 10 International sides following an eventful Euro 2016

FIFA Rankings out! Here are the top 10 International sides following an eventful Euro 2016

Chris Coleman led Wales jumped 15 places to 11th, two above their arch rivals England who sit at 13.

Jul 14, 2016, 17:42 PM IST
Viral Video: Half-naked Wales players perform dressing room Haka – HILARIOUS!

Viral Video: Half-naked Wales players perform dressing room Haka – HILARIOUS!

The players recreate the famed war-dance "Haka", dressed in only underwear and with bandannas around their heads.

Jul 08, 2016, 18:58 PM IST
READ: Prince Charles' inspirational letter to Wales'squad ahead of Euro 2016 semi-final

READ: Prince Charles' inspirational letter to Wales'squad ahead of Euro 2016 semi-final

The winner of tonight's match will face one of Germany or France in the final on 10th July, 2016.

Jul 06, 2016, 15:11 PM IST
War of the Galacticos: It's Gareth Bale vs Cristiano Ronaldo in the first semi-final of Euro 2016

War of the Galacticos: It's Gareth Bale vs Cristiano Ronaldo in the first semi-final of Euro 2016

Wales and Gareth bale are showing that they can go can achieve anything in France but for Portugal and Cristiano Ronaldo, it is a a must-win game no matter what.

Jul 05, 2016, 11:17 AM IST
CONFIRMED! UEFA Euro 2016 Semi-final fixtures confirmed - Here are the final 4

CONFIRMED! UEFA Euro 2016 Semi-final fixtures confirmed - Here are the final 4

With just four teams left before a champion is crowned, here's all you need to know about the penultimate stage of the mega-event.

Jul 04, 2016, 11:19 AM IST
UEFA Euro 2016: Hal​ Robson-Kanu fires Wales to historic semi-final

UEFA Euro 2016: Hal​ Robson-Kanu fires Wales to historic semi-final

Marc Wilmots will face difficult questions about his failure to achieve more with one of his nation`s finest collections of footballers.

Jul 02, 2016, 02:40 AM IST
Video: How Wales's players celebrated rivals England's exit from the Euro 2016. Crazy!

Video: How Wales's players celebrated rivals England's exit from the Euro 2016. Crazy!

How Chris Coleman's side performs in the quarter finals, only time will tell but for certain Roy Hodgson and his team's exit from France is nothing short of a silverware.

Jun 28, 2016, 17:18 PM IST
WAL v NIR: Gareth McAuley own-goal sends Wales into Quarter-finals of Euro 2016

WAL v NIR: Gareth McAuley own-goal sends Wales into Quarter-finals of Euro 2016

With no former major tournament winners in Wales`s half of the draw, they will advance with belief intact that they can create a sensation.

Jun 25, 2016, 23:36 PM IST
Euro 2016: Gareth Bale's Wales outgun Russia 3-0 to take top spot from England

Euro 2016: Gareth Bale's Wales outgun Russia 3-0 to take top spot from England

Wales topped the group with six points, two ahead of England, who finished second after a 0-0 draw with Slovakia.

Jun 21, 2016, 02:48 AM IST
Gareth Bale comments `disrespectful`, says Roy Hodgson

Gareth Bale comments `disrespectful`, says Roy Hodgson

Defeat by Wales would leave England in a perilous position, but Hodgson has backed his players to bounce back from the blow.

Jun 13, 2016, 14:04 PM IST
Britain probes whether some Sharia courts legitimise forced marriage, divorces unfair to women

Britain probes whether some Sharia courts legitimise forced marriage, divorces unfair to women

"There is only one rule of law in our country, which provides rights and security for every citizen," interior minister Theresa May said in a statement.

May 27, 2016, 04:35 AM IST