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UK Maoist cult leader Aravindan Balakrishnan jailed for 23 years for raping followers

Aravindan Balakrishnan, a 75-year-old Indian-origin man who ran a secretive extremist Maoist cult in London, was on Friday sentenced to 23 years in jail by a UK court for a string of sexual......

Attacker screaming 'this is for Syria' stabs 3 in London station

A knife-wielding assailant stabbed three people at a London Underground train station as he screamed "this is for Syria" before being taken into custody, an assault Scotland Yard was treating as a......

London security alert: BBC office evacuated amid bomb scare hoax

Two incidents of bomb scares led to evacuations across different parts of London on Tuesday though they later turned out to be hoaxes. One report of a suspicious vehicle near the British......

Man, child wave Islamic State flag outside UK Parliament

A man marched past the British Parliament cloaked in an Islamic State in Iraq and Syria flag with a young girl on his shoulders brandishing the flag's smaller version, prompting the Scotland Yard......

In UK, it's phir ek baar Cameron sarkar!

Defying pre-poll predictions forecasting a tight race between the Conservative and the Labour parties, the Tories swept to victory in the elections to the fifty-sixth parliament of the United......

The man who invented ATMs is dead

India-born Scot John Shepherd-Barron, the man who invented the ATM, has died after a short illness, aged 84. He is survived by his wife, three sons and six grandchildren.Barron, who had been living......

UK regulator to investigate Goldman Sachs

The market watchdog in UK, Financial Services Authority (FSA), said it would investigate the London units of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. This followed a decision by the Securities and Exchange......

Facebook told to add 'panic button'

Facebook has been asked to add to its pages a child safety 'panic button' that will guide users how to handle cyberbullying and inappropriate behaviour. Officials of the social networking site,......

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......

They made a million before they were 20

In trying times, we tend to look to grizzled veterans for wisdom, perspective and, above all, hope. But few things fortify an entrepreneurial spirit more than preternatural success.We found six......

Why Tony Curtis will never be forgotten

Tributes are being paid to silver screen legend Tony Curtis who passed away at his US home in Nevada aged 85.   Sir Roger Moore, who worked with Curtis on 70's TV series The Persuaders!,......

A promising Golden Compass

It could be the biggest hit of the year or it could be one of those also-ran films. But there is no doubt that adventure film based on an internationally acclaimed bestseller The Golden Compass......

Mugged? Er..not really: Kevin

He mugged me. He mugged me not. Kevin Spacey has finally made up his mind.The 44-year-old actor claimed to have been robbed of his cell phone in Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park in Lambeth, London,......

Britney Spears goes bhangra!

Guess who's the newest balle-balle belle on the block?Britney Spears, of course!Miss Spears' comeback album, remixed by British Asian producer Rishie Rich, sees her transformed into a mewling sex......

Ashes: Where are the players of the 2005 series now?

England won the Ashes for the first time since 1987 in 2005. It was the greatest series in the history of the game, but what has become of those Australian and English players a decade on? Read on......

Hope this is not Scotland's final World Cup fling...

Scottish fans show their support. Photograph: Martin Hunter/Getty Images Given that Scotland still have a mountain to climb to win their first ever cricket World Cup game, it is a pity that tales......

All-rounder Ali's importance re-emphasised

Moeen Ali of England plays a shot. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images England all-rounder Moeen Ali emphasised his importance to his side's cause when he followed up a match-winning century......

Boycott rips into England: They are not good enough to beat decent teams

England captain Eoin Morgan looks dejected after losing his wicket. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images England captain Eoin Morgan congratulates Kane Williamson of New Zealand. Photograph:......

Is England captain Morgan as good as he is made out to be?

England captain Eoin Morgan looks on during an England nets session at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott has slammed......
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Scotland's Wildlife Heart Could Boost Economy

Elegant ospreys and radiant roe deer will play their part in attracting more visitors to discover Scotland's wildlife, thanks to new BBC Scotland... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/scotlands-wildlife-heart-could-boost-economy/
Police defend response to Scottish Cup final violence

(AFP) - A police representative has said officers did all they could after the Scottish Cup final was marred by a post-match pitch invasion at... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/football/top-stories/Football-Police-defend-response-to-Scottish-Cup-final-violence/articleshow/52404847.cms
Rowdy passengers force Easyjet plane to divert to France

London: Easyjet was forced to divert a flight from Glasgow to Toulouse in France because of rowdy passengers. The budget airline said the... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/world/europe/220516/rowdy-passengers-force-easyjet-plane-to-divert-to-france.html
Undercover probe uncovers sickening treatment of dogs

The ruthlessness of Britains dog trade has been exposed by a documentary which shows farmers keeping hundreds of bitches locked in giant sheds for... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/547031/undercover-probe-uncovers-sickening-treatment.html
Lesser known facts about Andy Murray

Prev By A Correspondent | Posted 2 hours Mumbai: On British tennis player Andy Murray's birthday, we give you some interesting and lesser... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/birthday-special-lesser-known-facts-about-andy-murray/16213169

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