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Scotland Yard foils Islamist terror plot with 4 arrests

Scotland Yard have arrested four suspected Islamist terrorists in London on suspicion of plotting a "potentially very serious" terror attack. The men, whose identities are not yet known, are being......

Partner of NSA leaks reporter held in UK

British police have detained the live-in partner of a Guardian journalist responsible for leaking reports on US surveillance programme for nine hours under terror laws, prompting Indian-origin......

Scotland Yard assessing new info on Diana's death

The Scotland Yard is examining the "relevance and credibility" of new information, allegedly that the British military was involved, in the deaths of Princess Diana, her boyfriend Dodi Al Fayed and......

4 teenagers arrested over London Islamic school arson

Scotland Yard have arrested four teenagers in connection with a fire at an Islamic boarding school in south-east London. Around 128 pupils and staff were evacuated from DarulUloomSchool, in Foxbury......

Assange dismisses British extradition notice

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has dismissed the extradition notice served on him by the Scotland Yard, saying he 'almost certainly will not' attend a police station after breaching bail......

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......

I'm very fortunate to still be playing: Fletcher

Darren Fletcher is lucky to be playing after chronic bowel disease threatened to end his career, the Manchester United midfielder said on Wednesday. Fletcher was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis......

Mickelson climbs rankings after British Open victory

Phil Mickelson suddenly has the world No.1 ranking in his sight after what he said was the best round of his career took him to a superb British Open victory at Muirfield on Sunday. -Sparkling 66......

Sparkling 66 earns Mickelson first British Open win

After huffing and puffing at the British Open so often in the past, Phil Mickelson finally blew the house down by romping to a three-shot victory over Swede Henrik Stenson in golf's oldest major on......

WC qualifiers: Germany, Spain held, rain affects Eng tie

Germany squandered a four-goal lead to draw 4-4 with Sweden while world champions Spain conceded in stoppage time to draw 1-1 with France as both teams lost 100 percent records in World Cup......

Armstrong could take lie test over doping

Lance Armstrong might take a lie detector test to clear his name from doping allegations, his lawyer said on Sunday, as the ripples of the biggest scandal to hit cycling prompted Australian......

  People speak for bbc scotland

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Q. What are the major distinctions of US and UK english?
:  A. Regional dialects in the United States typically reflect the elements of the language of the main immigrant groups in any particular region of the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-are-the-major-distinctions-of-us-and-uk-english//answers/14261738

Muktha Radhakrishnan
Q. What is the story behind the Loch Ness monster. When was it first seen, and is there any strong evidence to suggest that the first sighting was real or just folklore?
Muktha Radhakrishnan:  A. Sorry for this long winded answer Mr. Johnson. But I couldnt resist sharing it with you as I found it to be quite genuine. Happy reading:Reports of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-story-behind-the-loch-ness-monster.-when-was-it-/14261674/answers/8646437

Jack Johnson
Q. what makes female to love man?
Jack Johnson:  A. source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/hottopics/love/attraction.shtmlWomen are after a man who is like their father and men want to be able to see...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-makes-female-to-love-man/8646404/answers/4202421

anupama  kumar
Q. can anyone please.................. tell me any information about J.K.ROWLING of HARRY POTTER FAME?
Anupama Kumar:  A. Joanne "Jo" Rowling OBE (born 31 July 1965) is an English fiction writer who writes under the pen name J. K. Rowling. Rowling is the author of the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-anyone-please..................-tell-me-any-information-/4202211/answers/1634845

shree vidhya
Q. What is the World Cup Matches Shedule
Shree Vidhya:  A.  Cricket World Cup 2007 schedule Seeded teams: Australia (A1), South Africa (A2), Sri Lanka (B1), India (B2), New...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-world-cup-matches-shedule/1634697/answers/220963

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Royal Navy chief warns on Scottish independence

Admiral George Zambellas told the BBC today that Britain's defences would be damaged if Scotland breaks away after a September referendum.... ...

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FTSE 100 Slips, But Glencore Xstrata Gains

Citigroup, Inc. (NYSE:C) Intraday Stock Chart Today : Monday 14 April 2014 By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks... ...

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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 14

LONDON, April 14 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 37 points, or 0.6 percent lower, on Monday, according to financial... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/04/14/markets-britain-factors-idINL6N0N32YH20140414
The plaintive numbers flow

As we walk around the pond in the Gurudwara Bangla Sahib in Delhi during a film shoot for the BBC, the well known Scottish violinist Nicola... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/analysis/column-the-plaintive-numbers-flow-1977443
You Do Something To T, Paul Weller, Wilko Johnson, Soul II Soul, Earl Sweatshirt And More Join T In The Park Bill

Pressat 2014-04-11 Friday 11 April, 2014 YOU DO SOMETHING TO T PAUL WELLER, WILKO JOHNSON, SOUL II SOUL, EARL SWEATSHIRT AND MORE JOIN T IN THE... ...

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