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Gandhi statue vandalised in UK amid Sikh protests over Bluestar

An iconic statue of Mahatma Gandhi in the UK has been vandalised in the city of Leicester apparently in protest against the 1984 Operation Bluestar military raid on the Golden Temple. Graffiti......

Blast rocks UK temple; worshippers trapped inside

An explosion on Friday ripped through a Hare Krishna temple in Leicester in central England, causing fire inside the complex and trapping several worshippers. The cause of the blast was not......

Pump attendant scams UK village to fund LTTE

A Sri Lankan petrol-pump cashier was jailed on Tuesday in Leicestershire, England,for fleecing an entire village. Abdul Samad Mohamed Raik was convicted for cloning more than 500 credit cards to......

UK: Indian origin MP's record

Indian-origin British parliamentarian Keith Vaz has been chosen as Labour Party candidate from Leicester-East for the next general election.He has been chosen for a record sixth term. The general......

200 British Sikh girls sexually abused in 5 years: Report

Minor British Sikh girls sexually abused by gangs of Asian men who befriend them over a period of time usually do not report the crime to authorities, according to a new investigation by the......

Triumph ready for India ride

Triumph, the over 100-year old bike company, is all set to ride into India this year. The Leicestershire-based company is currently looking for an Indian partner, who could handle the imports and......

UK business delegation to tour Kolkata, Kochi

A high-powered business delegation from the UK, led by the British cabinet minister, Eric Pickles, is arriving in India on Monday to explore opportunities in infrastructure and water management in......

More British Gas jobs to be sent to India

Energy major British Gas, which has already moved several jobs to India in recent years, is likely to move more jobs there after shortly carrying out redundancies in its office jobs in......

UK's Triumph motorcycles to enter Indian market

British iconic motorcycle manufacturer Triumph on Tuesday said it will enter the Indian market and has appointed Royal Enfield's ex-Europe head Ashish Joshi as its Managing Director for......

UK: Begging helps professionals beat recession

It literally pays to beg on the streets in Britain, particularly in these times of salary cuts as collections can be as much as 200 pounds a night.The police have discovered several cases of......

Leicester: Bollywood's new location

The British city of Leicester may soon play host to a 1 million Bollywood film crew.Director Suhas Bade, who is planning a suspense thriller, has told municipal officials here he thinks the city,......

Shilpa to judge reality series

Shilpa Shetty's new-found international stardom is all set to extend beyond showbiz as the actress has been approached to be a judge on the cricketing version of Pop Idol along with former players......

Rain deprives India much-need practice in Leicester

Inclement weather played spoilsport, as not a single ball was bowled on the second day of India’s opening tour fixture against Leicestershire, in Leicester, on Friday. The tourists were......

Indian top-order gets batting practice on Day 1 in tour match

The Indian top-order batsmen got much needed batting practice against a below-par Leicestershire attack as they finished the first day of their opening tour match at a comfortable 333 for four......

'Virat Kohli is a genius with the willow in hand'

Excited about his county team's practice match against a star-studded Indian team, Leicestershire's Irish import Niall O'Brien says Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men can destroy, dazzle and intrigue......

CL T20: Ruhunu keep hopes alive with win over Leicestershire

Janaka Gunaratne and Asanka Silva scalped three wickets each as Ruhunu Eleven defeated Leicestershire Foxes by four runs in a nail-biting finish to keep their hopes of qualifying for Champions......

CLT20: Trinidad beat Leicestershire to qualify for main round

Trinidad and Tobago produced a superb all-round performance as they spanked Leicestershire Foxes by 51 runs to qualify for the Champions League Twenty20 main tournament in Hyderabad on Tuesday. -......

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Q. FFF-Which county did Ravi Shastri play for?a) Gloucestershire b) Leicestershirec) Lancashire d) Glamorgan
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Q. FFF-Which county did Sachin Tendulkar play for?a) Yorkshire b) Leicestershirec) Nottinghamshire d) Lancashire
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  Web results for Leicestershire
Argentines indulge in rock pelting after national team's loss to Germany in FIFA WC finals

Buenos Aires (Argentina), July 14 - Argentina's loss to Germany in the 2014 FIFA World Cup finals on Sunday, resulted in early Monday morning... ...

http://www.topnews.in/sports/argentines-indulge-rock-pelting-after-national-teams-loss-germany-fifa-wc-finals-247514
Reports

(Brazil), July 14 - Brazil coach Felipe Scolari is likely to be fired by the Brazil Football Confederation (CBF). Local media reports said the CBF... ...

http://www.topnews.in/sports/brazil-football-federation-likely-fire-coach-scolarireports-247513
Fans tweet snap of Netherlands' goalie sitting on 'Wrecking Ball' with Miley Cyrus

London, July 14 - Netherlands goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen reportedly sent Twitter into meltdown as fans tweeted his pictures sitting on things... ...

http://www.topnews.in/sports/fans-tweet-snap-netherlands-goalie-sitting-wrecking-ball-miley-cyrus-247512
India at No. 2 place in latest ICC ODI Rankings

Karachi, July 14 - India has been ranked at the number two spot in the latest Reliance ICC ODI Rankings that were released on Sunday. Australia... ...

http://www.topnews.in/sports/india-no-2-place-latest-icc-odi-rankings-247511
World's first floating golf green at Coeur d'Alene golf course, U.S.

London, July 14 - The world's first moveable, floating golf green is the 14th hole at the Lake Coeur d'Alene golf course in Idaho in the United... ...

http://www.topnews.in/sports/worlds-first-floating-golf-green-coeur-dalene-golf-course-us-247510

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