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Big Ben to fall silent for three years for repairs

London’s iconic Big Ben will close its doors to visitors today under a 29-million-pound renovation project that will last three years. The work, which will begin early in the new year, will......

Sounds of Silence: Big Ben to be silenced for months for repairs

  One of London's most iconic clock towers, the Big Ben, will stop chiming as it shuts down for essential repairs which could cost up to £29 million, it was announced on Tuesday. The......

BONG! Big Ben needs 40 million for 'urgent repairs'

The iconic monument will fall silent for four months, the longest in its 156-year life. The report states that the Big Ben is so dilapidated that its hands could fall off.......

Big Ben to fall silent on Wednesday for Thatcher's funeral

For the first time in 48 years, London's iconic Big Ben will fall silent on Wednesday as a mark of respect for 'Iron lady' Margaret Thatcher's funeral. The former Conservative prime minister died......

London's Big Ben is leaning!

The Big Ben, the clock tower of the Palace of Westminster in London, is leaning and its tilt is now visible to the naked eye, engineers have claimed. In fact, they claim to have found that the......

What led BJP towards this harakiri?

'You want a steady, confident, self-assured and highly skilful hand at the till.''It is a pity that the BJP has decided to deprive itself of such a hand at this politically sensitive time.''It is......

Achhe Din is here for the growth of Indo-US trade

Both Obama and Modi have taken bold steps towards laying the groundwork to give a big push to Indo-US trade, and now it's time to execute, says Bikash Mohapatra. The last few years, Indo-US ......

After IPL success, cricket stars to bag big endorsement deals

While IPL veterans such as Suresh Raina, Virat Kohli and Yuvraj Singh continue to impress on the field, new players from India and abroad have caught the attention of brand managers. The......

Ben Affleck, Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathway win at Globes 2013

Here's a look at the big winners of the 70th Golden Globe awards. Les Miserables was a big winner at the 70th Golden Globe awards, bagging three awards -- Best Motion Picture (Musical or......

4 Oscar pix that made us :)

Featuring Casey, Ben, Mahershala, Ryan, Dev, Andre, Meryl, Viola... Who says movie stars can't be nice? Check out these images, folks, from the Oscars.   IMAGE: For us, the image of the......

4 Oscar pix that made us :)

Featuring Casey, Ben, Mahershala, Ryan, Dev, Andre, Meryl, Viola... Who says movie stars can't be nice? Check out these images, folks, from the Oscars.   IMAGE: For us, the image of the......

When Om Puri deserved an Oscar

'I started learning to pull a rickshaw from two regular rickshaw-pullers.' 'Once I stopped at a roadside tea-stall to have a cup of tea.''It was early morning and two elderly customers were......

Priyanka, Sofia, Kaley: Forbes' HIGHEST PAID TV Actresses

Meet the highest paid TV actresses! The annual list featuring the highest paid TV actresses by Forbes magazine is out and Priyanka Chopra is the first Indian star to make the cut thanks to her hit......

England duo Stokes, Mills earn big in IPL auction

IMAGE: Ben Stokes celebrates a wicket. Photograph: BCCI Ben Stokes fetched a staggering Rs. 14.5 crore (US$ 2.17 million) in the Indian Premier League players' auction on Monday, with the Rising......

Spinners lift India to big win in Vizag

IMAGE: Jayant Yadav, 2nd right, celebrates with team mates after taking the wicket of Ben Stokes. Photograph: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters India's spinners wreaked havoc on Day 5 as the hosts crushed......

We were pretty comfortable against the spinners, says confident Root

'Hopefully, tomorrow Moeen and Stokesy (Ben Stokes) can go on and make a really big score, big partnership and take us into a really good position going into the second innings' IMAGE:......

Tendulkar, Big B lead Twitteratti in congratulating Team India

Sachin Tendulkar. Photograph: Ben Hoskins/Getty Images Former cricketers, including Sachin Tendulkar, among other eminent personalities, lavished praise on the Indian cricket team after the......

Ignored Yuvraj Singh finds place in MCC squad

Yuvraj Singh of Rest of the World walks off. Photograph: Ben Hoskins/Getty Images Indian big-hitting batsman Yuvraj Singh was not able to cement his place in the 2015 World Cup squad and was......
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London terror attacker identified, Islamic States claims responsibility

Police said that the attacker, 52-year-old Khalid Masood, had been known to MI5 but was considered to be a peripheral figure. IMAGE: Armed police... ...

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How the London attack unfolded

British prime minister Theresa May had just cast her vote for a pensions bill when she was told that Parliament was under attack. Minutes earlier,... ...

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IS claims responsibility for Westminster attack

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the Westminster attack that claimed the lives of four and injured 40 others.Amaq, the news agency... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/is-claims-responsibility-for-westminster-attack-117032301008_1.html
ISIS claims British parliament attack; 8 arrested in UK raids

Eight people were arrested in raids across London and Birmingham today after a terror attack on the UK Parliament in the heart of Westminster... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/602770/isis-claims-british-parliament-attack.html
Police confirms seven arrests

[UK], Mar. 23 (ANI): Acting Deputy Commissioner at the Met Mark Rowley has confirmed that seven people have been arrested from Birmingham and... ...

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