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Indian-origin Nobel laureate to head prestigious UK science society

India-born Nobel laureate Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan has been confirmed as president elect of Britain’s prestigious Royal Society. The result of a ballot held by the fellowship was......

Rani, the Royals and the Nobel Laureate

Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi and Bollywood actress Rani Mukherjee rubbed shoulders with Britain’s Prince Charles and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall at a gala dinner for the......

Britain's spy chief says US tech firms aid terrorism

United States technology companies have become the command and control networks of choice for terrorists and criminals, one of Britain’s senior-most intelligence chiefs has warned and sought......

Scottish vote on independence from Britain starts

People in Scotland began voting on Thurday on whether the country should stay in United Kingdom or become independent. Voters will answer ‘yes’ or ‘no’, to the referendum......

UK confirms authenticity of video showing beheading of aid worker

Britain on Sunday confirmed that the video released by the Islamic State terror group showing the beheading of British hostage and aid worker David Haines is genuine. The video shows Haines,......

Britain, India sign trade agreement

Britain and India have clinched a multi-million-pound agreement to support industry and businesses by working together on the commercialisation of research in key areas like energy and......

HSBC admits Swiss bank failings over client taxes

HSBC's Swiss bank routinely allowed clients to withdraw “bricks” of cash British bank HSBC Holdings Plc admitted on Sunday failings by its Swiss subsidiary, in response to media reports......

Bribe charges link Alstom to firms from Singapore, Hong Kong

The two companies allegedly used by French company Alstom as a route to pay bribes to win signalling contract for the first two phases of the Delhi Metro rail system are registered in Singapore and......

FDA raises concern over US unit: Wockhardt

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expressed concerns over production processes at the US unit of Wockhardt Ltd, a senior executive said, possibly adding to a spate of regulatory......

Vodafone's ownership in Indian arm may be probed

The department of economic affairs, ministry of finance, has written to the department of telecommunications to look into the security concerns the ministry of home affairs had expressed on the......

Oscar-winning director of Gandhi Sir Richard Attenborough no more

Oscar-winning British filmmaker Richard Attenborough, renowned for his critically-acclaimed biopic on Mahatma Gandhi, has died. He was 90. The actor’s son, Michael Attenborough told the BBC......

Meet the first female members of Royal & Ancient Golf Club

Laura Davies of England plays her second shot. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images Britain's Princess Anne, Laura Davies, the most successful British woman golfer, and 10-times major champion......

Djokovic insists he didn't fake it; willing to talk to Murray

Andy Murray of Great Britain looks on as Novak Djokovic of Serbia holds the Norman Brookes Challenge Cup. Photograph: Scott Barbour/Getty Images Recently crowned Australian Open champion Novak......

Spain made a mess of Davis Cup captain appointment: Murray

Britain’s Andy Murray believes Gala Leon's appointment as Spain's Davis Cup captain was handled "horribly". The British number one publicly congratulated Leon on Twitter when she was......

Miami Masters: Murray to face Ferrer in final

Britain’s Andy Murray fought back for a 6-7, 6-1, 6-2 win over France’s Richard Gasquet to reach the final of the Sony Open where he will face Spaniard David Ferrer on Sunday. Murray......

Gulf investors eye $2billion bid for Arsenal: report

A Middle Eastern consortium is poised to bid 1.5 billion pounds for full ownership of Britain’s Arsenal Football Club in the biggest-ever takeover of a soccer team, The Telegraph newspaper......
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Indian-origin Nobel laureate to head prestigious UK science society

India-born Nobel laureate Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan has been confirmed as president elect of Britain’s prestigious Royal Society. The... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/indian-origin-nobel-laureate-to-head-prestigious-uk-science-society/20150319.htm
Historic Gandhi statue unveiled at Britain’s Parliament Square

London: A historic bronze statue of Mahatma Gandhi was unveiled today at the Parliament Square here, standing adjacent to iconic leaders like... ...

http://www.indiatvnews.com/news/world/historic-gandhi-statue-unveiled-at-britain\\u2019s-parliament-square-23425.html
It's Weird, True and Funny

This week’s collection of stories that prove we live in a truly mad, mad world. Harry Potter-themed sex education class Two students at... ...

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British parliament faces urgent repairs

LONDON : Behind the neo-Gothic splendour of Big Ben, Britain’s Houses of Parliament is crumbling and overrun with mice, prompting its top... ...

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Thurman glad her kids aren't boring

LOS ANGELES : Kill Bill star Uma Thurman says she would have found it “intolerable” if any of her children were boring. The... ...

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