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Scottish Open: Ronnie 'Rocket' O'Sullivan relieved despite whitewash by John Higgins

Scottish Open: Ronnie 'Rocket' O'Sullivan relieved despite whitewash by John Higgins

The 42-year-old five-times world champion - who won a joint record sixth UK Championship last weekend - says the first wipeout in a ranking tournament he has suffered at the hands of Higgins since 1994 would give him the chance to recharge his batteries.

Dec 16, 2017, 17:12 PM IST
BWF World Championships: PV Sindhu survives three-game thriller to book quarter-final spot

BWF World Championships: PV Sindhu survives three-game thriller to book quarter-final spot

Sindhu will play fifth seeded Sun Yu in the quarter-final. The Chinese girl too survived a three-game thriller to beat Spaniard Beatriz Corrales, 21-11,19-21, 23-21.

Aug 24, 2017, 20:37 PM IST
Indian badminton queen PV Sindhu targets elusive World title at Glasgow

Indian badminton queen PV Sindhu targets elusive World title at Glasgow

Sindhu's prominence as a leading shuttler has helped the sport gained a never before seen popularity in India. Her silver medal winning campaign at Rio Olympics has been regarded as a watershed moment in Indian badminton.

Aug 17, 2017, 23:19 PM IST
After back-to-back Super Series titles, Indian top-seed Srikanth Kidambi targets BWF World title

After back-to-back Super Series titles, Indian top-seed Srikanth Kidambi targets BWF World title

He sure is India's best chance in men's singles. But Srikanth Kidambi knows how tough it's to compete against the world's best in the grandest of stage. He has tasted success in Super Series and is confident and ready to win that coveted world title.

Aug 17, 2017, 23:16 PM IST
World Badminton Championships: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal get byes in first round

World Badminton Championships: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal get byes in first round

India's top male shuttler Kidambi Srikanth, who clinched two successive titles at Indonesia and Australia and reached the finals at Singapore Open, will open his campaign against Russia's Sergey Sirant.

Aug 09, 2017, 18:16 PM IST

Pro-EU Londoners rebel with `Lexit` secession call

Londoners mobilised on social media Saturday to back a campaign to go from Brexit to `Lexit`, calling for their city to divorce Britain and "move in with our friends" in the European Union.

Jun 25, 2016, 19:01 PM IST
Mariah Carey performs with gaping hole in tights

Mariah Carey performs with gaping hole in tights

Mariah Carey performed on Tuesday night as part of her Sweet Sweet Fantasy tour.

Mar 16, 2016, 13:06 PM IST

Indian restaurant owner banned for employing illegal workers

 A 40-year-old Indian-origin restaurant owner in the UK who employed four illegal immigrants at his eatery has been disqualified for six years from being director of a limited company.

Feb 18, 2016, 14:25 PM IST
Dipa Karmakar settles for fifth place in 2015 World Gymnastics Championships

Dipa Karmakar settles for fifth place in 2015 World Gymnastics Championships

Dipa Karmakar finished fifth in women's Vault Final at 2015 World Championships in Glasgow.

Oct 31, 2015, 20:30 PM IST
Impeccable Andy Murray sends Britain into first Davis final in 37 years

Impeccable Andy Murray sends Britain into first Davis final in 37 years

Andy Murray fired Great Britain into a first Davis Cup final in 37 years after his victory over Bernard Tomic handed his side an unassailable 3-1 lead in their World Group semi-final clash against Australia.

Sep 20, 2015, 20:33 PM IST
Dan Evans gets singles nod against Australia

Dan Evans gets singles nod against Australia

Dan Evans was on Thursday given a surprise singles berth for Great Britain`s Davis Cup semi-final against Australia in Glasgow this weekend.

Sep 17, 2015, 21:00 PM IST
Female Islamic State member 'Mrs Terror' reportedly back in Britain

Female Islamic State member 'Mrs Terror' reportedly back in Britain

 A female Islamic State (IS) recruiter dubbed "Mrs Terror" is reported to have returned to Britain, a media report said on Friday.

Aug 14, 2015, 15:25 PM IST
Taylor Swift to meet Calvin Harris's parents

Taylor Swift to meet Calvin Harris's parents

Singer Taylor Swift is bringing her 1989 World Tour to Britain and she is also due to meet beau Calvin Harris' parents in Glasgow after her show.

Jun 15, 2015, 15:12 PM IST
South Africa lead three-way fight for Sevens title

South Africa lead three-way fight for Sevens title

South Africa are out in front, but far from out of sight, as they continue their pursuit of a first World Sevens Series title in six years when the penultimate leg of this season`s edition takes place in Glasgow this weekend.

May 08, 2015, 17:57 PM IST
Celtic come through Dundee scare to extend Scottish Premiership lead

Celtic come through Dundee scare to extend Scottish Premiership lead

Celtic survived a nervy finish to earn a 2-1 win away to Dundee at Dens Park on Wednesday that put them eight points clear at the top of the Scottish Premiership.

Apr 23, 2015, 12:25 PM IST

Anti-Islamic graffiti scrawled on gurdwara in Scotland

An anti-Islamic graffiti along with a Nazi symbol has been found scrawled on the wall of one of the newest gurdwaras in Glasgow, Scotland's biggest city.

Apr 13, 2015, 22:15 PM IST
Scottish Premiership title still up for grabs, says Celtic manager Ronny Deila

Scottish Premiership title still up for grabs, says Celtic manager Ronny Deila

Celtic manager Ronny Deila says the race for the Scottish Premiership is far from over after his side dropped points in a disappointing 1-1 draw with Inverness Caledonian Thistle.

Apr 12, 2015, 10:00 AM IST
Celtic not getting carried away with treble talk

Celtic not getting carried away with treble talk

Celtic assistant manager John Collins says his side are not getting carried away as they chase a historic treble.

Apr 10, 2015, 09:56 AM IST
Euro 2016 qualifier: Scotland smash Gibraltar, but a new 'Rock star' emerges

Euro 2016 qualifier: Scotland smash Gibraltar, but a new 'Rock star' emerges

Gibraltar could at least savour the consolation of unearthing a policeman-turned-footballing `Rock star` as they reprised their new role as the whipping boys of the Euro 2016 qualifiers with a 6-1 hammering by Scotland in Glasgow on Sunday.

Mar 30, 2015, 00:02 AM IST
Glasgow, Berlin to co-host 2018 European Sports Championships

Glasgow, Berlin to co-host 2018 European Sports Championships

Glasgow and Berlin are to co-host a new multi-sport competition called the European Sports Championships in 2018 that will combine continental championships in several sports, organisers announced on Thursday.

Mar 26, 2015, 19:11 PM IST