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When London celebrated Diwali

Trafalgar Square at the heart of the British capital was ablaze with lights and colour as Mayor Ken Livingstone led hundreds of Londoners in celebrating Diwali. The celebration, organised for the......

Gandhi's statue in Trafalgar Square?

A British historian has called on the mayor of London to support plans for a statue of Mahatma Gandhi next to Nelson's column in Trafalgar Square.The irony of displaying a statue of Gandhi within......

British cleric Abu Hamza convicted on terror charges in US

A fiery British cleric accused of facilitating violent jihad in Afghanistan and setting up a terrorist training camp in the United States was convicted by a court in New York on 11 terrorism......

In PHOTOS: World weeps for its darling Madiba

People across the globe joined South Africans to mourn the death of anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela. Crowds paid tribute, dancing and singing throughout the night. Rediff.com brings you some......

Sonia to deliver Commonwealth lecture in London

Congress President Sonia Gandhi will be away from Delhi for three days next week to deliver the 14th Commonwealth lecture in London on March 17. Celebrating this year's Commonwealth Day theme, she......

A tough challenge awaits AirAsia chief in India

Tony Fernandes, AirAsia’s media-savvy boss, knows how to market his airline. Last week, when Fernandes, 49, came for a five-day tour of India, he gave quotable bytes at press conferences in......

London braces for wave of demonstrations

London'sMetropolitan police have mounted an unprecedented security operation as tens of thousands of protesters convergedin London on Wednesday for a series of demonstrations during Thursday's G-20......

Hot times for curry houses

When Enam Ali and his family go on holiday to Spain, his wife brings back gifts for their friends and family but he scouts out knick-knacks for his Surrey restaurant, Le Raj. He freely admits that......

'India, London partners in globalisation'

Observing that India and London have vital interest in "strengthening" their business links, city Mayor Ken Livingstone said he would be opening two mayoral offices in Delhi and Mumbai during his......

HDFC debuts in United Kingdom

Over 200,000 Indians living in the United Kingdom now can look forward to buying property in India. Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited on Tuesday launched its operations in......

PIX: The Last Harry Potter Premiere

It was one of those rare star-studded and high-voltage red carpet events and righfully so. Pottermania struck fans and stars alike as the last installment of the iconic series -- Harry Potter and......

Review: London Dreams needs a reality check

London Dreams has a lot going for it. Two big ticket stars, Ajay Devgn and Salman Khan, a successful producer-director, Vipul Shah, who has delivered hits like Namastey London and Singh is Kinng,......

'A rare human being'

Sunil Dutt's fans, the ones lucky enough to meet the legendary actor, feel their lives were enriched by the encounter.Some have met him at his office, some at a Circuit House, some on board a......

The day I saw Peter Jackson

I consider myself a Lord Of The Rings fan. Some might even call me an LOTR junkie. One of the first things I did when I came to London recently was to hunt for the collector's edition DVDs of the......

History behind the design of Olympic Games medals

With less than a year to go for the London Olympics, the medals for the Games were revealed in Trafalgar Square on Wednesday. Rediff.com presents an insight into the designing of......

London Olympics countdown clock makes false start

London Olympic organisers were left red-faced on Tuesday when a huge clock in Trafalgar Square marking the countdown to the 2012 Games stopped just hours after being unveiled at a glitzy ceremony.......

Uganda's Kiprotich wins men's marathon

Stephen Kiprotich rounded a corner late in the race and simply took off. A surprise surge from a surprise winner. So swift and unexpected was his move that the runner from Uganda turned the last......

Final countdown starts to London Games

Kew Gardens on an English spring morning will host the first in a series of celebrations on Wednesday to commemorate the 100 days' countdown to the London Olympics. An oak tree will be......

Chunky, bold medals unveiled for 2012 London Olympics

The thousands of athletes striving to compete at London 2012 now know what treasure awaits at the end of their long and tortuous journeys after the medals for next year's Olympics were revealed in......
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Q. Who sculpted the four lions in Trafalgar Square
Tapan Sinha:  A.  more

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Q. What is the historical special on this day in 1919?
Tapan Sinha:  A. On April 13, 1919, a multitude of Punjabis gathered in Amritsar's Jallian wala Bagh as part of the Sikh Festival "Baisakhi fair" and to...... more

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Q. Which country has since 1947 traditionally provided the UK with a Christmas tree for Trafalgar Square in London?
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Q. Which famous Englishman was killed in the Battle of Trafalgar?
Shan Real:  A. he was army chief nelson but he was not killed while he lost his both legs and got victory for his country and there is a monument in the name of...... more

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In selfie world, a statue is just a photo background

What is it about statues and the public imagination? It's been a week of two statues. First, the one of Mahatma Gandhi in Parliament Square in... ...

http://blogs.economictimes.indiatimes.com/LettersfromLondon/entry/in-selfie-world-a-statue-is-just-a-photo-background
British public sector workers strike over 'poverty pay'

By By | Reuters By Tess Little LONDON (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of public sector workers including teachers, council workers and... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/public-sector-workers-strike-over-poverty-pay-105040672.html
Bienvenue à Londres! London welcomes Stage 3 of the Tour de France

The Tour's Grand Départ began on Saturday 5 July with two thrilling days of cycling along the picturesque roads and winding country lanes of... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/bienvenue-londres-london-welcomes-stage-3-tour-de-france/
See London in 2 days!

London is a city where you can spend years and still not see everything. It is big, bustling and full of art, culture, history and yes… shops! A... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/education/student/See-London-in-2-days/2014/07/03/article2311505.ece
Pride Parades conclude across world June-end

The World Pride 2014 event was held in Toronto, Ontario, during the end of June with an elaborate opening ceremony; international human rights... ...

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