Keyword Results for   'britain'  
Wimbledon 2015: Sharapova knocks out Johanna Konta  Jun 29, 10:33 pm
London, June 29 (ANI): Fourth seed Maria Sharapova on Monday prevented Great Britain's Johanna Konta from repeating her Eastbourne heroics as she defeated the latter in straight sets on the opening day of the Wimbledon Championships.
Jason Gardener says it's 'sad' children think video games are exercise  Jun 24, 4:49 pm
London, June 24 (ANI): The former Great Britain sprinter Jason Gardener expressed his sadness after reading a study that found one in four children believe playing video games counts as exercise.
Ramadan's 'Iftar' gives Britain's big supermarkets 100M pounds sales boost   Jun 24, 11:38 am
London, June 24 (ANI): With around three million UK Muslims breaking their fast in evenings during Ramadan, Britain's biggest supermarkets have benefitted 100 million pounds sales uplift.
Indian-origin oldest Brit dies within a week of turning 111  Jun 23, 2:42 pm
London, June 23 (ANI): Britain's oldest man of Indian origin has died within a week of celebrating his 111 birthday.
Britain's fattest man at '65 stone' Carl Thompson dies aged 33  Jun 22, 1:46 pm
London, June 22 (ANI): Carl Thompson, dubbed as Britain's fattest man weighing 65 stone, died at home in Dover, Kent recently. He was 33.
Murray better prepared for Wimbledon post winning fourth Queen's Club title   Jun 22, 12:28 pm
Johannesburg, June 22 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray believes he is in better position now than he was when he won the Wimbledon title in 2013.
'Sublime' Murray eases past Anderson to clinch fourth Queen's Club title  Jun 21, 9:50 pm
London, June 21 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray produced a clinical performance on Sunday to defeat his South African opponent Kevin Anderson in straight sets to lift his fourth Queen's Club title in London.
Murray outmuscles Troicki to reach Queen's Club final  Jun 21, 5:53 pm
London, June 21 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray remained on course for his fourth Queen's Club title after defeating his Serbian opponent Viktor Troicki in straight sets in their delayed semi-final clash on Sunday.
Britain's former Secretary of State brands Iraq war 'a mistake'  Jun 21, 11:27 am
London, June 21 (ANI): The United Kingdom should not have gone into war in Iraq in 2003, former Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs and one of the closest allies of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair during the build-up to the war, Lord Falconer, has said.
Prince Harry hosts tea for Michelle Obama, daughters  Jun 17, 8:02 pm
Melbourne, June 17 (ANI): Prince Harry recently hosted tea for US First Lady Michelle Obama, her daughters Malia and Sasha, and her mother Marian Robinson at Britain's Kensington Palace.
UK continues to be Europe's number one destination for foreign investment  Jun 17, 6:01 pm
London, June 17 (ANI): The United Kingdom has maintained its position as the number one destination for foreign direct investment in Europe after attracting a record number of such projects, bringing in the largest financial value and associated jobs over the past year.
Ex-boxing champ Anthony Small arrested over allegations of trying to join IS  Jun 16, 11:06 am
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Former boxing champion Anthony Small, who held light middleweight championships in Great Britain, was one of three London men who is on trial for allegedly trying to sneak off to Syria to join IS.
West Yorkshire teenager becomes Britain's youngest suicide bomber  Jun 15, 10:38 am
London, June 15 (ANI): A 17-year-old has become Britain's youngest ever suicide bomber after he reportedly blew himself up in Iraq.
Britain's Magna Carta turns 800 today, Queen, other royals to attend  Jun 15, 9:21 am
London, June 15 (ANI): The Magna Carta or "The Great Charter" issued in the name of 13th century British monarch King John, turns 800 today, and the anniversary event will be observed with an extravagant ceremony in Runnymede, the meadow near Windsor where the king capitulated to the demands of a handful of his barons to affix his royal seal to the original document that guaranteed individuals certain freedoms and rights.
With a combined age of 194 years, British lovebirds crowned world's oldest newlyweds  Jun 14, 10:02 am
Johannesburg, June 14 (ANI): A 103-year-old man and a 91-year-old woman have become the oldest couple in the world to get married, after they said their vows in Britain on June 13.
Final nuke deal with P5 plus one within reach, says Iran president  Jun 14, 9:09 am
Tehran, June 14 (ANI): President Hassan Rouhani has told media here that the nuclear deal between his country and the six-nation group, which includes the U.S., Russia, China, Britain, France and Germany, is making progress, and close to finalization.
RAF fly past, Trooping The Colour ceremony mark Queen's official birthday  Jun 13, 9:05 pm
London, June 13 (ANI): A Red Arrows fly past by the Royal Air Force (RAF) and a Trooping The Colour ceremony marked the official birthday celebrations of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II on Saturday.
Joint exercise between Indian, British armies to begin on June 13  Jun 8, 6:51 pm
New Delhi, June 8 (ANI): A joint exercise between the armies of India and the United Kingdom will be held on June 13-28 at the Westdown Camp in the Salisbury Plains Training Area in Britain.
UK's FA disinterested in hosting 2018, 2022 FIFA World Cups  Jun 7, 9:02 am
London, June 7 (ANI): The Football Association of Britain has said that it has no interest in hosting the 2018 or 2022 World Cups if they are taken away from respective hosts Russia and Qatar.
Bianca Gascoigne launches dancing competition for strippers   May 28, 11:10 am
London, May 28 (ANI): Brit glamour model Bianca Gascoigne has launched a dancing competition for aspiring dancers at her strip club.
This tiny four inch pug could be Britain's smallest dog  May 26, 3:40 pm
London, May 26 (ANI): A four inch tiny pug named Pip could be Britain's smallest dog.
Cameron to `renegotiate` Britain's relationship with EU at Latvia summit  May 22, 12:25 pm
London, May 22 (ANI): After promising to hold an in-out referendum on Britain's EU membership by 2017 prior to his election, Prime Minister David Cameron is set to begin talks with other European leaders to renegotiate his country's relationship with the union.
Murray 'astonished' at criticism over Mauresmo's appointment as coach  May 19, 4:23 pm
London, May 19 (ANI): Britain's Andy Murray has said he is amazed by the criticism of his decision to appoint Amelie Mauresmo as his coach.
Jihadi John urges supporters to make Britain pay for killing `brothers` in Syria  May 17, 4:06 pm
London, May 17 (ANI): British jihadist and Islamic State's (IS) chief executioner Jihadi John, also known as Mohammed Emwazi has sent dozens of encrypted messages to the group's supporters in the United Kingdom, urging them to make Britain pay for killing "brothers" in Syria.
Murray pulls out of Italian Open citing 'fatigue'  May 14, 6:41 pm
London, May 14 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray has pulled out of the ongoing Italian Open in Rome due to 'fatigue'.