England captain Alastair Cook led from the front with a well-made hundred as the hosts battled back in the first Test against New Zealand at Lord’s on Sunday.
Chelsea’s Didier Drogba (centre) is carried off the pitch by team mates after being substituted during the EPL match against Sunderland at Stamford Bridge in London on Sunday. — AFP
Oxford University students here in the UK have voted overwhelmingly against ending a centuries- old tradition of wearing black and white gowns, suits and mortarboards to examinations.
The stronger our memory is of a certain food, the more likely we are to choose it, even if it is the more unattractive option, according to a new study.
A London taxi driver who made bombs targeting coalition troops in the Iraq war was on Thursday convicted in a British court of murdering a US soldier eight years ago.
New Zealand's Kane Williamson celebrates scoring a century during the third day of the first Test match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London. (Photo: AP)
The UK foreign office is looking into the mysterious disappearance of a British-Indian hotelier who went missing while on a business trip to Punjab.
New Zealand-born Ben Stokes took charge of England’s recovery before falling agonisingly short of a hundred on the first day of the first Test at Lord’s on Thursday.
At tea, England were 219/5.
Sunderland produced a gutsy rearguard action to preserve their Premier League status with a tense 0-0 draw against Arsenal on Wednesday.
“Twerking”, “hashtag” and “facetime” are among 6,500 brash new entries in the Scrabble “bible” that reflect the Internet age but have left traditionalists squirming.