Glimpses of Olympic opening ceremony
Jul 23, 2012
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 29, 2013
Thirty people were rescued on Sunday when an amphibious tourist vessel on the River Thames in London caught fire, forcing terrified passengers to dive into the water to escape the flames.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 21, 2013
British police were investigating the killing and apparent barbecueing of one of Queen Elizabeth II's swans today.
World | Associated Press | Sunday July 21, 2013
The British capital plans to mark the birth of Prince William and his wife Kate's first child with a 62-gun salute from the Tower of London and a light show along the River Thames
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 25, 2013
Karnataka government is planning to rejuvenate Arkavathy river on the lines of UK Government's similar action regarding River Thames flowing through Central London, Water Resources Minister M B Patil said on Saturday.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 23, 2013
A woman has emerged as the Britain's worst serial killer after over 2.5 million criminal records between 1770 and 1934 were placed online by the National Archives and revealed that she murdered 400 babies.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday January 16, 2013
Two people have reportedly died when a helicopter crashed near a train station in central London, close to the River Thames, early Wednesday morning.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday January 2, 2013
As many as 32 bombs dropped by the Germans during World War II into the Thames river, that were carried by tides until they reached the shore in Essex, have now been detonated by a bomb disposal squad.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 2, 2012
A five-month-old baby boy suffered head injuries when his pram plunged into the Thames, the Daily Mail reported.
BANG Showbiz | Thursday August 2, 2012
A special episode of The Simpsons titled The D'oh-cial Network celebrating the Olympic spirit, will be broadcasted in UK.
World | Reuters | Wednesday July 25, 2012
Dozens of travellers were left stranded high above the River Thames after London's newly unveiled cable car broke down in sweltering heat on Wednesday. The 45 million pound system that links two Olympic venues ground to a halt for over 30 minutes.
Associated Press | Monday September 3, 2012
With a floating target in the River Thames and a set of giant Olympic rings overhead, Sergio Garcia and Dustin Johnson took turns whacking balls at a makeshift green.
NDTVSports | Monday July 16, 2012
Located on the south bank of the River Thames, Greenwich Park is London's oldest Royal Park, dating to 1433, and will be the site of the equestrian competitions and the combined running and shooting event of the pentathlon.
Thursday June 21, 2012
Britain's Queen Elizabeth's annual pay is about to jump by 20 percent to 36 million pounds.
World | Associated Press | Monday June 18, 2012
Think Swiss Alps rather than San Francisco. A new cable car will soar over the Thames River starting next week, promising to become part of the London landscape ahead of the Summer Olympics.
World | Reuters | Sunday June 3, 2012
Britain's Queen Elizabeth joined an armada of a thousand boats down London's River Thames to the pealing of bells on Sunday in a spectacular highlight of four days of nationwide celebrations to mark her 60th year on the throne.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 3, 2012
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II sails on a royal barge down the River Thames on Sunday as part of a huge pageant marking her diamond jubilee, in one of the biggest events of its kind in London's history.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday February 29, 2012
Giant Olympic rings were launched on the River Thames in London on Tuesday to mark 150 days until the start of the 2012 Games.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 6, 2011
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II will celebrate her diamond jubilee with a boat trip on London's River Thames in a newly crafted barge, leading a flotilla of 1,000 ships, the event's organisers said.The aquatic pageant, the biggest on the river for 350 years, will take place on June 3 next year, a publi...
India | Sam Daniel | Thursday December 17, 2009
It's a river that's seen as the curse of Chennai running right across the city. Now the DMK'S rising son M K Stalin is determined to clean up the River Cooum and transform it into a beautiful waterway.