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UK allows parents to block 'radicalised' teens' passports

Amid growing incidents of British children travelling overseas to join the Islamic State, Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday unveiled tough new measures, allowing parents of teens at risk of......

'One-and-a-half million Indians served in World War I'

'Over one million people served in various battlefronts during World War I. And yet, even today, we know so very little about them.' 'It is absolutely essential to acknowledge this part of India's......

'AAP workers' embroiled in student visa scam in UK

Two persons said to be members of the United Kingdom arm of the Aam Aadmi Party are embroiled in a student visa scam in Britain uncovered by the BBC. An undercover operation by the BBC programme......

How WikiLeaks will counter moves to arrest Assange

Internet whistleblower WikiLeaks is holding back secret material, which it regards as "thermo nuclear device" to be released if it needed to protect itself as Australia said it would provide......

Is Brand IIT worth $1 billion?

Murli Manohar Joshi got the whole establishment in a tizzy by making a couple of assertions: one, that the IITs were not providing as much value to the country as they should be, two, that other......

When bonus rage turns violent

For top bankers and other high-profile company executives, it pays to be a little paranoid about personal safety these days. As public distaste at taxpayer-funded bail-outs has turned to "bonus......

BBC to sell sales and publishing arm

The BBC has invited Time Warner, Walt Disney and Berteismann to discuss possible bids for BBC Worldwide, the corporation's commercial sales and publishing arm.BBC executives believe the Worldwide......

Now, Christmas carols against job-loss

Christmas carols are on the anvil in the United Kingdom to protest against jobs that are being shifted to India and other low-wage nations.Insurance sector employees, whose jobs are on the line due......

BBC bags radio rights in India

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has secured exclusive radio rights for all international cricket matches in India for the next four years.The BBC was awarded the rights by Nimbus......

Federer wins Swiss sports crown

World tennis number one Roger Federer added a final trophy to his 2004 haul on Saturday, after being named sportsman of the year in his native Switzerland. It completed a hat-trick of honours......

Surrey waiting to sign Harbhajan

Harbhajan Singh, one of the few Indian players who shone in the recent Test series against Australia, is set to join English county Surrey, who are awaiting BCCI approval before announcing the......
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 1

July 1 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 35 points, or 0.5 percent higher on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. * The UK blue... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/britain-stocks-factors-idINL4N19N23Y
The British government spent $400 million on an airport that airlines can't fly into

St. Helena is a small remote island in the South Atlantic. Located 1,200 miles west of the African mainland, the island is most famous for being... ...

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China Weekly Report | Volume VI; Issue 19

US, Japan, India to hold major naval drill in western Pacific A fleet of US, Japanese and Indian warships will hold a large-scale joint naval... ...

http://www.orfonline.org/research/china-weekly-report-volume-vi-issue-19/
South Asia Weekly | Volume IX; Issue 23

Afghanistan: New leader for Taliban, but old problems remain Kriti M Shah The death of Mullah Mansour in a drone strike has been called an... ...

http://www.orfonline.org/research/south-asia-weekly-volume-ix-issue-23/
The untold story before Operation Bluestar

Indira Gandhi almost gave the go-ahead to a covert RAW mission to kidnap Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale months before she sent the Army into the Golden... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/operation-bluestar-indira-gandhi-singh-bhindranwale-army/1/340981.html

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