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UK defence secretary honours India's World War I soldiers

British Defence Secretary M Fallon on Thursday laid a wreath at the war memorial at India Gate to commemorate India's contribution during World War I. According to media reports, Fallon, who is on......

'Jihadi-cool' lingo is seducing many: Rushdie

Eminent British Indian author Salman Rushdie has attacked the "mangled" language of religion, which is turning British Muslims towards extremism. "The language of religion has been horribly mangled......

Gandhi statue to be installed in London's Parliament Square

Sixty-seven years after he led India to freedom from British rule, a statue of Mahatma Gandhi would be installed in Parliament Square in London by early next year. The British Foreign Minister......

Why was the British academic denied entry into India?

On June 8, an academic from Britain was turned away at the Hyderabad airport by the Indian immigration authorities. She was told that she would not be denied entry into India, and if she wished to......

British Indian MP takes BBC complaint to UK ministry

An Indian-origin British MP who had lodged an official complaint with the BBC over its "one-sided" coverage of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has now taken the matter to higher authorities in the......

Modi keen to revive India's 'zombie factories', not abandon them

At British India Corporation's textile factory in Kanpur, four men sit in a control room watching computerised gauges eight hours a day. When they are done, another group takes over, and then......

Vodafone wins $490 mn tax dispute in India

A court ruled in favour of Vodafone on Friday in a long-running dispute with the Indian taxman, a boost for the British telecom group whose tax battles have been seen as emblematic of the troubles......

Dubai is a realty hotspot for rich Indians

During January-June 2014, Indians invested close to AED 10.5 billion in the emirate, while British and Pakistani nationals spent AED 5.8 billion and AED 4.5 billion, respectively.  Image:......

It's raining bonanza for Indian flyers

A British Airways Airbus A380, the world's largest jetliner takes off. Photograph: Pascal Rossignol/Reuters It's raining bonanza for domestic and international air travellers, with several Indian......

British Airways offers up to 50% off on select flights from India

British Airways on Tuesday joined its peers in offering limited period discounted tickets to air travellers, rolling out up to 50 per cent lower fares on its flight from India to select global......

Does the West get India right?

Sometimes, yes. We take a look. Every few years, a Hollywood or a British production company re-discovers India and thinks it is cool to set a film there -- a film that will show the exotic......

PIX: Aishwarya, Shah Rukh, Kat perform at film awards

The recently concluded Times Of India Film Awards (TOIFA) in Vancouver, British Columbia was marked by star-studded performances including Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and many other Bollywood......

PIX: Aamir Khan's day out with British PM David Cameron

On his trip to India, British Prime Minister David Cameron met up with Aamir Khan, and discussed quite a few subjects including gender equality. They spent a day together in New Delhi on February......

I had no interest in shooting when I joined the army, says Jitu Rai

'I had initially gone to join the British army in Dharan, which is located in eastern Nepal.' 'I joined the Indian army in 2006 and only took up shooting a few years later, in 2008. When I joined......

Footballer Chopra ready to give up British passport to play for India

Michael Chopra. Photograph: Paul Thomas/Getty Images Former Newcastle United striker Michael Chopra is ready to surrender his British passport to represent the country of his origin, India, and......

Perez to race for Force India

Mexican Sergio Perez will race for Force India next season, the British-based Formula One team announced on Thursday. Perez joins the Vijay Mallya-run outfit after being replaced at......

Nico Hulkenberg returns to Force India for 2014

German Nico Hulkenberg will drive for Force India next season, the British-based Formula One team said on Tuesday. Hulkenberg, 26, drove for Force India in 2012 having been a test driver there the......

Olympian Steve Redgrave inaugurates rowing academy in Lavasa

The former British rower and five times gold medalist Sir Steve Redgrave said on Tuesday that India has the potential to nurture Olympic rowers, who can also be medals contenders. Speaking at the......
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Rakesh Joshi
Q. Balochistan got freedom 9 mnts b4 pak n it ws nt a part of british india or a free riyasat. ll this country get freedom frm pak ??
Rakesh Joshi:  A.  more

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John Dcosta
Q. Which is more Destructive for India - gareebi-bhukmari, nangapan, Dooshit Charitra ?
John Dcosta:  A. The shameless Pakistan Army Chief instead of talking about Balochistan ; started talking about Kashmir. I think the fear of Modi becoming PM has...... more

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Vaz seeks UK govt help for Mahatma Gandhi statue

Britain's longest serving MP of Asian origin Keith Vaz has asked the UK government to support the installation of Mahatma Gandhi's statue in... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/vaz-seeks-uk-govt-help-for-mahatma-gandhi-statue-114112300067_1.html
Chetan Bhagat slammed for plagiarism by English scholar

Birbal Jha (encircled) at the launch of Englishia Boli in Patna last year. Jha claims that Bhagat had lifted the plot of his latest novel, Half... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/chetan-bhagat-in-the-eye-of-plagiarism-storm/1/403324.html
Press must agitate urgent public issues

O P Sharma This book on the role of the Press in tackling social problems is a well-researched work undertaken by two eminent media persons:... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/press-must-agitate-urgent-public-issues/
Time to do away with Nehru's First Amendment

Imprinted in the minds of Indians are Jawaharlal Nehru's words delivered at the stroke of midnight on that most important day: when the soul of a... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/stoi/all-that-matters/Time-to-do-away-with-Nehrus-First-Amendment/articleshow/45245584.cms
Eighth Edition of Manipur Polo International Tournament kicks off

Source: Hueiyen News Service Imphal, November 22 2014 : Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh opened the 8th edition of 'Manipur Polo International... ...

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