Royal baby watch: Fans set up camp outside hospital

Fans are waiting outside the hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge will have her third child.

13 Apr 2018 02:45

Duchess of Cambridge gives 'favourite recipe' in last duties before maternity leave

The Duchess of Cambridge shares a recipe for buttered chicken during one of her final royal visits.

23 Mar 2018 10:31

Duchess reveals 'favourite recipe' in last duties before maternity leave

The Duchess of Cambridge shares a recipe for buttered chicken during one of her final royal visits.

23 Mar 2018 03:24

William and Kate brave snowy St Patrick's Day parade

The Duke and Duchess watched the Irish Guards and their star mascot before distributing shamrocks.

17 Mar 2018 06:56

The country breeding a generation of chess whizz kids

Since 2011, all children in Armenia from six to eight years old have compulsory chess lessons - and some now are very good indeed.

18 Feb 2018 03:01

Six Nations: England against Wales will be 'a game of chess'

The battle between England and Wales at Twickenham on Saturday will be "like a game of chess", according to Wales centre Jamie Roberts.

08 Feb 2018 03:55

Prince William and Kate's bandy hockey penalty shootout

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge go head-to-head while learning about bandy hockey in Sweden.

31 Jan 2018 03:10

Prince William wins bandy hockey shootout in Sweden

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge go head-to-head as they learn about the game in Sweden.

30 Jan 2018 05:56

Jana Novotna: Duchess of Kent says Wimbledon "will not be the same"

Wimbledon "will not be the same" without former champion Jana Novotna who died at the age of 49, according to the Duchess of Kent.

21 Nov 2017 01:45

Jana Novotna cries after losing 1993 Wimbledon final

Watch Jana Novotna cry on the Duchess of Kent's shoulders after surrendering a commanding lead to slump to defeat by Steffi Graf in the Wimbledon women's singles final of 1993.

20 Nov 2017 11:53

Duchess of Cambridge seeks tennis tips for Prince George

The Duchess of Cambridge, a big tennis fan, says her four-year-old "only wants to whack the ball".

02 Nov 2017 07:25

Chess prodigy Magnus Carlsen: 'Bobby Fischer is my dream opponent'

'The Silk Road: Past, Present, Future' travels east to west along this ancient trade route, exploring how traditional culture, arts, and trade have developed in the 21st century. This month we profile Scandinavia. (CNN)Magnus Carlsen is used to breaking ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Carlsen Wins Grand Chess Tour

The world chess champion Magnus Carlsen won the Grand Chess Tour, a three tournaments bonanza played in Norway, the USA and England, and involving the world's best players. It was loosely based on the $1,2 million 1988-1989 Chess World Cup, a series of six ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

A&E matron: It's like the most complex chess game ever

Winter is the most difficult time of year for the NHS. As part of the BBC's NHS Winter series, front-line staff explain what life is like. Here A&E matron Jackie Thompson speaks about why managing her department is like a game of chess and how the common ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Chess Telecom secures £50 million investment for acquisitions

Chess Telecom has secured a £50 million investment from Barclays to support its future acquisitions. The distributor will plan to use the investment to refinance existing facilities and fund future acquisition activities alongside a new management ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Dmark retain chess league crown - New Vision

New VisionDmark retain chess league crownNew VisionDmark Chess Club have won the 2015 National Chess League with a total of 82 points after beating Ndejje Slayers Chess Club 5 - 0 in the last game played at Hotel Africana. This is the fourth straight title that Dmark have claimed after they won the ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Big Applesauce: Manhattan wins first chess league crown

From its earliest days of American chess, New York City — and, in particular, the island of Manhattan — has been the center of gravity for American chess. Paul Morphy, an unknown from faraway New Orleans, traveled to Gotham in 1857 to win the first ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Chess players parley in Whatcom County

The Bellingham Chess and Coffee Meetup group recently announced its new Sunday afternoon chess playing gatherings at Haggen’s Barkley Market Street Café, 2900 Woburn St. We hope to grow the chess group through word-of-mouth and recommendations.

24 Dec 2015 09:08

DAVID R. SANDS: Big Applesauce: Manhattan wins first chess league crown - Washington Times

Washington TimesDAVID R. SANDS: Big Applesauce: Manhattan wins first chess league crownWashington TimesPaul Morphy, an unknown from faraway New Orleans, traveled to Gotham in 1857 to win the first American Chess Congress in 1857, launching his fabled career. Brooklyn-born Bobby Fischer was just one of many who made the pilgrimage to the Marshall ...and more »

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Chess players parley in Whatcom County - The Bellingham Herald (blog)

The Bellingham Herald (blog)Chess players parley in Whatcom CountyThe Bellingham Herald (blog)Students in kindergarten through 12th grade competed in the 2012 International Chess Jam, held by Northwest Washington Scholastic Chess in Ferndale. The event is one of several opportunities in Whatcom County for chess players. GINA COLE Courtesy to ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08