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  • MH17 air disaster may prompt fresh sanctions for Russia

    MH17 air disaster may prompt fresh sanctions for Russia

    Britain News.Net - Sunday 20th July, 2014

    MOSCOW, Russia -Following a telephone call with French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel Sunday, Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron called for fresh sanctions on ...

  • Major increase in first time homeowners in UK this year

    Major increase in first time homeowners in UK this year

    Britain News.Net - Sunday 20th July, 2014

    LONDON, UK - The number of first-time home buyers in Britain rose to a seven-year high in the first half of this year, according to a report by Halifax that also showed new homeowners spend about a ...

  • Foreign exchange market manipulation comes under SFO lens

    Foreign exchange market manipulation comes under SFO lens

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    LONDON The UK's anti fraud agency Monday launched a criminal investigation into allegations of fraudulent conduct in the 3 trillion pounds-a-day foreign exchange market, 40 percent of which is ...

  • Biffa joins Sainsbury's food waste to power effort

    Biffa joins Sainsbury's food waste to power effort

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    LONDON - Sainsbury's, second largest supermarket chain of UK, has joined hands with leading waste management company Biffa to generate power from its own food waste sufficient to get one of its ...

  • US says Russia directly responsible for downing of Malaysian airliner

    US says Russia directly responsible for downing of Malaysian airliner

    Britain News.Net - Sunday 20th July, 2014

    KIEV, Ukraine - US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday that the United States has evidence that indicates a Russian missile was used to shoot down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 ...

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  • France Defies Allies Confirms Warship for Russia

    Britain News.Net - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    PARIS - President Francois Hollande won broad domestic applause on Tuesday for defying allies Britain and the United States by confirming plans to deliver a helicopter carrier to Russia. One backer ...

  • EU Ministers Threaten Russia with Sanctions Action Unsure

    Britain News.Net - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    BRUSSELS - European Union foreign ministers threatened Russia on Tuesday with harsher sanctions over Ukraine, but tougher talk may not be matched by much action after France's president signaled ...

  • Britain Does U-turn on ex-KGB Agent Litvinenko Murder Inquiry

    Britain News.Net - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    LONDON - Britain on Tuesday overturned its decision not to hold a public inquiry into the death of former KGB spy Alexander Litvinenko, who accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of ordering his ...

  • Army of Tiny Soldiers Replicates Battle of Waterloo

    Britain News.Net - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    FAIRFAX, VIRGINIA - Next year marks the bicentennial of the Battle of Waterloo, when French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte was defeated by an international force led by England and Prussia. Just in ...

  • Addicts Safe Haven in Vancouver Helps Control HIV

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA - Vancouver has been called the jewel of the Pacific Northwest. But the largest city in British Columbia, Canada, has a darker side. More than 4,000 intravenous drug ...

  • Monty Python Group Performs Probably for Last Time

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    LONDON - The Monty Python comedy group performed the final show of their 10-day residency "Monty Python Live (Mostly): One Down, Five to Go" at the O2 Arena in London on Sunday in front of a ...

  • Northern Irelands McIlroy Wins British Open

    Britain News.Net - Sunday 20th July, 2014

    Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy has won golf's British Open, capturing his third major championship in the past three years. McIlroy carded a one-under-par 71 Sunday at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club ...

  • Anderson hearing Aug 1

    Britain News.Net - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The International Cricket Council (ICC) confirmed that Judicial Commissioner Gordon Lewis will hold the hearing of England fast bowler James Anderson via video-conference Aug 1. Lewis made the ...

  • Ishant Bhuvneshwar Vijay rise in ICC rankings

    Britain News.Net - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    India's 95-run win over England at Lord's Monday, only their second at the 'home of cricket' in 82 years, has seen their youngsters make noticeable improvements in the ICC Test player rankings. ...

  • Obama affirms strong ties with Britain

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    US President Barack Obama and Ed Miliband, leader of the British opposition Labour Party, Monday affirmed the strong ties that bind the US and Britain, the White House said in a statement. The ...

  • Lessons from 2011 helped us Dhoni

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    India skipper Mahahendra Singh Dhoni said the lessons learnt from the 0-4 thrashing in the 2011 series helped his team in achieving a historic 95-run win against England in the second Test at the ...

  • India outbowled outbatted us Cook

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    England captain Alastair Cook gave India credit for 'outbatting and outbowling' them after the visitors earned a 95-run win in the second Test at Lord's to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series ...

  • India deserving winners Manjrekar

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar has said India are deserving winners of the second Test after defeating England by 95 runs at Lord's here Monday. "Eng may have comitted harakiri after lunch ...

  • Ishants best gives India win at Lords after 28 years

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Ishant Sharma's career best seven for 74 bounced out England to give India a historic 95-run victory, their first in 28 years at Lord's, in the second cricket Test here Monday. Set a target of 319, ...

  • Indias greatest win overseas RP Singh

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Currently out of the team, left-arm pacer Rudra Pratap Singh has said India's 95-run win over England at Lord's in the second Test here Monday is their greatest overseas win. "India's greatest ...

  • England bullied bounced out by India Warne

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Legendary Australian spinner Shane Warne Monday said India "bullied and bounced" out England to earn their first win at Lord's since 1986. "Horrific hour for Eng. India bullied amp; bounced them ...

  • India achieve historic win at Lords

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    India registered a historic 95-run win over England on the fifth and final day of the second cricket Test at Lord's here Monday. Resuming the second session at 173/5, England were bowled out for ...

  • India vs England Second Test Day 5 scoreboard

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Final scoreboard on the fifth day of the second cricket Test between India and England at Lord's here Monday: India (first innings) 295 England (first innings) 319 India (second innings) ...

  • Last ball wicket revives Indian hopes

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    After struggling to pick up a wicket all morning, pacer Ishant Sharma struck on the final ball of the session to revive Indian hopes as England were reduced to 173 for five at lunch, still needing ...

  • England 1735 at lunch on final day

    Britain News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    England were batting at 173/5 at lunch on the fifth and final day of the second Test against India at Lord's here Monday. Resuming at 105/4, England added 68 runs in 30 overs in the morning session ...

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