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Swastikas sprayed on UK mosque in race attack

Racist graffiti, including Nazi swastikas, were sprayed on the walls and windows of a mosque in the West Midlands region of England today, prompting police to launch an investigation. The damage......

UK: Sikhs upset over desecration of war memorial

The large Sikh community in the west Midlands town of Coventry is outraged after a memorial in honour of Sikh soldiers was desecrated by miscreants, who tied a pig's head to the structure.The war......

No plan to let UK open police station in Kashmir

Union home ministry officials denied on Monday plans to allow Britain's West Midlands police to establish a post in Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir.A report in The Sunday Telegraph said the......

UK: Sikh woman faces jail if she sleeps with her husband

In what is believed to be the first ruling of its kind in the United Kingdom, an Indian woman who had an arranged marriage with a mentally disabled British Sikh man has been warned that she faces......

Malala seals $3 million deal for memoir

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head at point-blank range by Taliban for advocating girls' education, has become a millionaire by signing a deal for around $3 million to......

UK firms keen on trade with India

Britain has urged companies in the west Midlands to look beyond established economies and exploit export opportunities offered by India and China.British Trade Minister Lord Digby Jones, who......

Indian cos flourish in West Midlands

Indian investments in the West Midlands in the UK has more than doubled in the last two years, it was officially stated on Tuesday.More than 1,000 jobs have been created since 2006 by 14 companies,......

UK is top FDI destination for India: Report

Britain remains India's most favoured European destination for foreign direct investment (FDI), attracting 49 per cent of funds from the country, according to a latest Ernst & Young (EY) report.......

The amazing story of Rolls Royce cars

The ultra-luxury car brand, Rolls Royce celebrated its 110 years of motoring success on May 4, 2014. It was 110 years ago when two automobile legends, Charles Rolls and Henry Royce came together......

JLR to invest 1.5 billion pounds, create 1,700 UK jobs

Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover has announced a major investment boost of 1.5 billion pounds to introduce a technologically advanced aluminium vehicle architecture in a new range of models. The......

Russell Crowe taking English lessons?

When Aussie actor and Hollywood heart throb Russell Crowe calls for his 'fair maiden Marian' in 2010 summer release Robin Hood, he'll do so with an authentic East Midlands accent.Crowe, star of A......

EPL: Anelka denies FA charge over Nazi salute

West Bromwich Albion forward Nicolas Anelka has denied an English FA charge regarding an alleged anti-Semitic gesture he made during last month's 3-3 Premier League draw at West Ham United, his......

EPL: Danny Welbeck double lifts Manchester United's spirits

England striker Danny Welbeck made the most of a rare start for Manchester United with a first-half double in a 3-0 win at Aston Villa on Sunday as the champions ended a run of four Premier League......

EPL: Townsend, Soldado lift Tottenham Hotspur up to fifth

Andros Townsend prospered in the glare of the spotlight as he netted his first Premier League goal in Tottenham Hotspur's 2-0 victory over Aston Villa on Sunday to continue what he called the best......

West Brom turn down QPR bid for Olsson

West Bromwich Albion have turned down a bid for Sweden defender Jonas Olsson from the Premier League's basement side Queens Park Rangers, manager Steve Clarke said on Thursday. Olsson, who joined......

Police probe alleged racist tweets against Cole, Young

Police have launched an inquiry into alleged online racist abuse against two England soccer players after their missed penalties resulted in the team's Euro 2012 quarter-final exit on Sunday.......
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Grand Central and Birmingham New Street to open in September 2015

With the atrium roof successfully lowered into place, the official opening of Grand Central and Birmingham New Street station has been confirmed as... ...

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PHX Energy Announces Record Second Quarter Financial and Operating Results, and Increases Its 2014 Capital Expenditures Budget

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American Culinary Federation Announces 2014 National Award Winners

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