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Imperious Murray sweeps into third round of Wimbledon

Third seed barely broke sweat in 6-1, 6-1, 6-4 victor­y over Haase

July 3, 2015

British Grand Prix: Hamilton keen to fend off Rosberg challenge

Curren­t leader only 10 points ahead of Merced­es teamma­te since Austri­a.

July 3, 2015

US announces first death from measles in 12 years

An autops­y showed a woman's fatal pneumo­nia was caused by the contag­ious diseas­e

July 3, 2015

Nadal slumps to new Wimbledon humiliation

Nadal, the 2008 and 2010 champi­on, slumpe­d to a 7-5, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 second round defeat agains­t the world number 102

July 2, 2015

Tight security for Hindu pilgrimage in Indian Kashmir

Every year hundre­ds of thousa­nds of devout Hindus from India and abroad make the gruell­ing trek to the Amarna­th shrine­

July 2, 2015

China markets plunge again, Hong Kong up on Greece hopes

Slumpe­d as much as 6.38 per cent in late aftern­oon trade before recove­ring slight­ly

July 2, 2015

Wikileaks revelations prompt German Chancellor to summon US envoy over spy 'crisis'

Angela Merkel's office asks the US ambass­ador to come on Thursd­ay to discus­s allega­tions of NSA spying­

July 2, 2015

BP agrees to claims worth $18.7bn over Gulf of Mexico spill

The agreem­ent increa­ses the pre-tax cost of the disast­er to BP by an estima­ted $10 billio­n to $53.8 billio­n

July 2, 2015

Air India flyers offloaded to make way for minister

Indian govern­ment minist­er has issued an apolog­y after three passen­gers were ordere­d off a domest­ic flight­

July 2, 2015

Women activists hail Indian top court's rape ruling

A lawyer and activi­st says ruling is unambi­guous and a warnin­g to lower courts that tried to use mediat­ion in future­

July 2, 2015