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Vijay Mallya arrested in ED money laundering case, gets bail

London: Embattled liquor baron Vijay Mallya was "re-arrested"

Indian-origin doc becomes Ireland’s youngest and 1st gay PM

London: Leo Varadkar, a 38-year-old Indian- origin doctor, scripted history by becoming Ireland’s

LK Advani renominated as Chairman of Lok Sabha ethics committee

London: Two Indian sisters, who entered the Guinness Book of World Records for scaling Mount Everest

India planning to train 400 million skilled people in few years: Envoy

London: India is planning to train 400 million skilled people in the next few years

Cameron invokes India in anti-Brexit debate

London: British Prime Minister David Cameron has invoked increasing trade with India as part

​Indian-origin parking man jailed for misusing luxury car in UK

London: An Indian-origin businessman who ran a car parking service at London’s Heathrow airport

Emerging markets must coordinate better in crisis times: Rajan

London: Urging central banks in emerging economies to coordinate better at a time of crisis, Reserve Bank of India

India, UK to launch.’100 foot Journey Club’ on May 10

London, May 6 : As part of an initiative to take bilateral cooperation in the education sector forward,

Is your Labrador overweight?

London: Labradors are more prone to being overweight in comparison to other breeds and scientists

Vijay Mallya lives in $15 mln British mansion

London: Indian liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who owes Rs. 9,000 crores to various banks in the country,

Obama arrives in Britain for three-day visit

London: US president Barack Obama on Friday arrived in Britain for a three-day visitDuring

​Man deletes his whole company after typing wrong code

London: In a bizarre incident, a man deleted his entire company and the websites of his clients

Cameron publishes personal tax returns amid Panama Papers row

Amid mounting pressure, UK Prime Minister David Cameron today released his personal tax returns......

UK starts criminal investigation into Tata Steel

Britain’s Serious Fraud Office has launched a "criminal investigation" into workings........

ISIS militants throw gay man off roof in latest video

A gruesome propaganda video showing ISIS terrorists throwing a man accused........

West Indian spinner Narine cleared by ICC

London: The West Indies off-spinner Sunil Narine has been cleared by the International Cricket Council (ICC)

​UK PM Cameron admits he benefitted from father’s offshore fund

London: British Prime Minister David Cameron admitted today he had held

Legendary comedian Ronnie Corbett passes away at 85

April :1 Legendary British comedian Ronnie Corbett has recently passed away. He was 85...

Strangers bring gifts to newborn after text message mix-up 

March 24: Dennis Williams received texts about a newborn from complete strangers and decided to surprise them with gifts.

David Cameron pledges to ’come down hard’ on radicals in 2016

Jan. 2 :Calling on the country to unite against the growing threat of Islamic State of Iraq...

North Korean leader’s top aide dies in car crash 

Dec 30 : A top aide to the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has died in a car crash...

Saudi Arabia forms mega Muslim military coalition against ISIS

Dec. 16 :Saudi Arabia has formed an alliance with the military of 34 Muslim nations to combat terrorism...

Trump believes he’s winning debate on barring Muslims from US

Dec. 11 : Even after taking a lot of flak for his statement about barring Muslims from the United States..

Syrian government imposes tax on ’shawarma sandwich’

Dec. 11 : The Government of Syria has imposed a new tax on shawarma sandwiches and a raft of other levies on everyday life...

ISIS ’finance chief’ killed in US airstrike

Dec. 11 : The finance chief of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has been killed in a US-led coalition airstrike..

Turkey accuses Russia of ’ethnic cleansing’ in Syria

Dec. 10 :Turkey has accused Russia of conducting "ethnic cleansing" in Syria via its bombing...

British economy growth pace increases: research 

Dec 10 : The British economy grew at a faster pace over the past three months ending in November..

13/11 suspected ringleader evaded Athens police months before attacks

Dec. 9 :Months before the Paris attacks on November 13, the suspected ringleader Abdelhamid Abaaoud...

ISIS seeks to build full-fledged government in Iraq and Syria

Dec. 8 :A leaked internal manual of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) shows that the terrorist organisation...

Turkey fumes over Russian ’rocket launcher’ picture

Dec. 7 :Turkey has reacted furiously to a picture showing a Russian serviceman allegedly holding up...

Paris attacks: Suspect terrorist visited UK earlier this year

Dec. 5 :One of the terrorists who was involved in the 13/11 carnage in Paris had visited two cities...

Terrorist behind Paris attacks travelled to UK to meet suspects

Dec. 5 :One of the 11 terrorists behind the Paris massacre is believed to have visited London and Birmingham...

FBI investigating San Bernardino shooting as ’act of terrorism’

Dec. 5 :The FBI is investigating the mass shooting in San Bernardino, California that happened on Wednesday...

7.1-magnitude earthquake hits Indian Ocean, no tsunami alert yet

Dec. 5 :A 7.1- magnitude earthquake hit the southern part of the Indian Ocean on Saturday...

Britain caries out first airstrike in Syria

Dec. 3 :Britain has launched its first airstrike against ISIS in Syria after MPs voted overwhelmingly...

’Panicked’ ISIS moving HQ to Libya as Syrian stronghold pounded by air strikes

Dec. 2 :Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorists are setting up new headquarters along Libya’s Mediterranean...

Four arrested for plotting to ’blow up’ Pope Francis

Dec. 2 :Three suspects in Italy and a fourth in Kosova have been arrested in a series of raids for plotting...

US to target ISIS with ’expeditionary force’ in Iraq, Syria

Dec. 2 :The US has announced the launch of a new ’expeditionary force’ to target the Islamic State of Iraq...

AirAsia crash: ’Misunderstanding’ caused crew to lose control of plane

Dec. 2 :Indonesia investigators have revealed that a mid-air miscommunication between the pilot...

Russian airstrikes reportedly kill 18 people in Syria

Nov. 30 :A monitoring group reports that around 18 people have been killed in a Russian airstrike on a Syrian...

Paris: Police uses tear gas on ’hurling’ protesters

Nov. 30 :Protesters in Paris who hurled projectiles at the police had tear gas used on them as a large human...

New Delhi under threat of ’aerial strikes’ from ISIS

Nov. 28 :New Delhi is under a serious threat of aerial strikes from different terror outfits including the Islamic State...

Colorado: A cop, two people killed in birth control clinic shootout

Nov. 28 :An officer and two people were after a shootout inside a ’Planned Parenthood’ clinic in Colorado Springs...

British GDP growth up 0.5 percent in Q3

Nov 28 :British gross domestic product increased by 0.5 percent in the third quarter of 2015, unrevised...

Turkey ’knew’ they shot down a Russian jet: Putin

Nov. 27 :Refuting Turkey’s defence, Russian President Vladimir Putin has claimed that Ankara knew beforehand...

Turkey releases audio recording of warning to Russian plane

Nov. 26 :Turkey has released audio recording of the warnings it gave to the Russian war plane before...

Metros, Schools finally re-open in Brussels

Nov. 25 :Metro lines and schools in Brussels have finally re-opened after the capital was shut...

Hostage crisis in northern France ends, gunman killed

Nov. 25 :In a case of robbery gone wrong, several armed gunmen carrying AK-47s who had taken hostages...

’Belt of explosives’ found in litter bin in southern Paris

Nov. 24 :A device resembling a belt of explosives has been found in a litter bin by police in the town...

Turkey shoots down war plane near Syrian border

Nov. 24 :Turkey has shot down a war plane of unknown origin on Tuesday after it violated Turkish air space near the Syrian border and ignored...

Mali hotel attack: Police show photos of two dead suspects

Nov. 24 :Mali police have showed images of two dead men who they claimed were the "authors"...

Brussels: 16 fresh arrests made in massive anti-terror raids

Nov. 23 :In the massive terror raids launched across Brussels, the Belgian police announced that...

New Orleans: Mass shootout leaves around 16 injured

Nov. 23 :Around 16 people have been hospitalised after a mass shootout broke out in a park in New Orleans...

In a first, Google Glass helps unclog blocked artery

NOV21: In a first, doctors have used Google Glass to successfully restore the blood flow of a chronically blocked right coronary artery in a 49year-old patient.

Increase in FDI shows global trust in India: Modi at Wembley

Nov. 14 :Talking about the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Prime Minister Narendra...

Our partnership with India covers nuclear, defence and security: Cameron

Nov. 14 :British Prime Minister David Cameron said today that his country’s partnership with India...

Terrorism, global warming threat to humanity: PM Modi

Nov. 14 :Emphasizing that the two main challenges facing the world today are terrorism and global...

TCS to train 1,000 British graduates in India

Nov 14 :Indian IT bellwether Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) will train at least 1,000 British university graduates..

Journalist of Indian origin arrested in London

Nov 12: British Indian columnist Hasan Suroor (65) was arrested on Monday, November 9 in London by the British Transport Police on charges relating to paedophilia.

PM in UK: Jay Sean, Kanika Kapoor to perform at Wembley

Nov 12: With artists like Jay Sean and Kanika Kapoor set to perform at the Wembley Stadium in London, the Indian diaspora is gearing up to witness ’rockstar’ Prime Minister Narendra Modi woo and enthral them during his mega rally.

Britain can survive outside EU: PM

 

Nov 10 :British Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday said he had "no emotional attachment"...

Swraj Paul’s son Angad falls to death from 8th floor

Nov 10: Angad Paul, son of NRI industrialist Lord Swraj Paul, has died after falling from his penthouse home in central London.

150 pounds Chinese vase auctioned for 114,500 pounds in UK

Nov 10: A chipped Chinese porcelain vase, which was valued at just 150 pounds, fetched a whopping 114,500 pounds - 700 times its estimated price

Standard Chartered to cut 15,000 jobs 

Nov 4 : Standard Chartered PLC, a Britain-based banking group, on..

Dogs’ role in Imran-Reham divorce ruled out

Nov. 10 :With reports surfacing that a row over dogs, among other things, led to Imran Khan...

400,000 Volkswagen cars in Britain need engine mending 

Oct 13 : Volkswagen’s British managing director Paul Willis has said about 400,000 Volkswagen cars..

British FTSE 100 increases

Oct 8 :FTSE 100 Index, Britain’s benchmark stock market gauge...

Klopp close to taking over as Liverpool manager

Oct 7 :English Premier League side Liverpool is to appoint former Borussia Dortmund...

British FTSE 100 increases

Oct 7 :The FTSE 100 Index, Britain’s benchmark stock market gauge, increased...

Eurotunnel services resume after mass break-in

Oct 3 :Eurotunnel which operates the Channel Tunnel between Britain and France...

England must treat World Cup like Ashes: Collingwood

Sep 16 :Former England all-rounder Paul Collingwood believes the national side must give the 50-over...

Lloyd’s reports first half profit fall

Sep 11 :Lloyd’s of London posted a fall in profits in the first half of 2015, down from 1.65 billion...

Germany urges Facebook to remove racist posts

Aug 29 :Germany has asked Facebook to remove "racist" anti-migrant posts from its website and apps amid a spate...

Six teenagers arrested in Britain for attacking websites

Aug 29 :Six teenagers were arrested by British police on suspicion of attacking websites, the country’s...

28 arrested on suspicion of illegal entry to Britain

Aug 29 :A driver of a heavy goods vehicle and 27 people were arrested on suspicion of illegal...

Indian women’s hockey team qualifies for 2016 Olympics

Aug 29 :England ensured that India qualified for the Olympics after 36 years...

An app to tell you if you are fit to drive

Aug 13 :A new iPhone app alled Canary has been developed to prevent people from getting behind...

Space photos from ISS helps decode light pollution on Earth

Aug 12 :Photos taken by astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) have helped scientists...

India expected to have stable growth: OECD 

Aug 11 : The OECD, the Paris-based think tank of developed economies, on Monday said it expected India’s growth to be stable, even as it forecast...

Wenger ends Mourinho jinx

August3 : Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger claimed victory over Chelsea counterpart Jose...

Liverpool seal 32.5m pounds signing of Christian Benteke

July 23 : Liverpool have completed the signing of striker Christian Benteke...

Pietersen brands his England exile as `ridiculous`

July 21 : Out-of-favour batsman Kevin Pietersen has launched a blistering tirade...

Cook slams ’unacceptable’ England batting display post Ashes rout at Lord’s

July 20 : England captain Alastair Cook has slammed his side’s lethargic batting display...

Amateur Dunne shares lead as Spieth surges back into contention at Open

July 20 : Irish amateur Paul Dunne stunned the golfing world by jointly....

Murray anchors Great Britain to first Davis Cup semi-final in 34 years

July 20 : World number three Andy Murray battled past Gilles Simon...

Islamic State leader bans videos showing entire beheadings

The Islamic State (IS) radical group’s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has...

Thatcher trod a fine line as India sought crackdown on Sikh extremists

July17 : British Cabinet documents relating to India-U.K. relations during 1984 and 1985, released...

Farah to return to track action at Lausanne Diamond League

July 09 :Double Olympic and World Champion Mo Farah will return to track on Thursday...

Djokovic, Gasquet glide into semifinals

July9 : Novak Djokovic reached the Wimbledon semi-finals by...

Federer and Murray advance

July3 : With a casual between-the-legs shot, Roger Federer displayed...

India funded MQM, Pakistan official tells BBC

June25 : The Indian government funded Pakistan’s MQM party, party officials told the U.K. authorities ...

’Xi’s Britain visit to strengthen bilateral ties’

June 23 : Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to Britain will strengthen China-UK bilateral ties and...

’US refuses bin-Laden’s death certificate to his son’

June 20 : Whistleblowing organisation WikiLeaks has published more than 60,000 diplomatic cables from Saudi Arabia that revel...

’Sublime’ Dolgopolov knocks out Nadal at Queen’s Club

June 17: Alexandr Dolgopolov, the world number 79, produced a spirited performance on Tuesday as he knocked out fifth-seed Rafael Nadal in the first round of the Aegon Championships at Queen’s Club...

Oz wrestle with fast-bowling conundrum ahead of Ashes

June 17 : Australia coach Darren Lehmann has revealed that the team faces a fast-bowling selection dilemma for the upcoming Ashes series against England...

Hales believes England’s aggressive-style of play won back fans

June 17 : England opening batsman Alex Hales has said that his side’s new-found aggressive style of play has won back the fans following a dismal World Cup campaign...

Wawrinka cruises past Kyrgios to reach second round at Queen’s Club

June 16 : French Open champion Stan Wawrinka started his grass-court season with a comfortable straight-sets win over his Australian opponent Nick Kyrgios at Queen’s Club on Tuesday...

Neymar inspires Brazil to a 2-1 win over Peru

June 15 : Neymar scored one goal and set up another as Brazil started off their Copa America campaign with a 2-1 victory over Peru in...

Hulkenburg wins Le Mans 24-hour race with Porsche

June 15 : Nico Hulkenburg became the first active Formula 1 driver to win the Le Mans 24-hour race as he partnered England’s Nick Tandy...

England inspired from McCullum’s side, believes Paul Farbrace

June 14 : England’s care taker coach Paul Farbrace believes that his side has been inspired by the Black Caps, which is why they have been...

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