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Indian-origin UK hotelier feared kidnapped in India

The UK Foreign Office is looking into the mysterious disappearance of a British-Indian hotelier who went missing while on a business trip to Punjab. Ranjit Singh Power's family in Britain fears he......

UK court clears new stringent visa rules for foreign spouses

The UK Court of Appeal has cleared the way for a minimum income threshold of 18,600 Pounds for British citizens bringing foreign spouses to live with them in the country, a move likely to affect......

Germany calls in British ambassador over spy allegations

Germany's foreign ministry has called in British Ambassador Simon MacDonald to demand an explanation over allegations that his mission in Berlin is operating a "secret listening post" to spy on the......

Britain SPIED on Indian delegate, others during G20 meet

Britain spied on foreign politicians and officials participating in two G20 meetings in London in 2009 by using "ground-breaking" intelligence capabilities to get an edge during the high-stakes......

Labour leader David Miliband quits British politics

Britain's former foreign secretary David Miliband has quit British politics and announced his resignation as Labour MP, two years after he was beaten by his younger brother Ed Miliband in the......

Vodafone's India plan in limbo

The Foreign Investment Promotion Board did not take up British telecom major Vodafone's Rs 10,141 crore (Rs 101.41 billion) proposal to buy out minority shareholders in its Indian arm. "All......

Vodafone's UK parent may buy Analjit Singh's stake

British telecom giant Vodafone Plc is planning to approach the Foreign Investment Promotion Board to buy the 6.2 per cent equity stake held by its Indian partner, Analjit Singh. The move has come a......

Barclays to shut 3 India branches

At a time when most foreign banks in India are looking at opening more branches, British lender Barclays has decided to close three of its nine branches in the country.The move comes after its......

UK: Target of major cyber attacks

Britain's Foreign Office and other government departments were targeted for "significant but unsuccessful" cyber attacks earlier this year, the country's spy chief said on Monday.The UK's......

'A change in tax will make Heathrow uncompetitive'

After Willie Walsh took over as the chief executive officer of British Airways, he has guided the carrier to a full merger with Spanish airline Iberia and realised the objective of a transatlantic......

Dhobi Ghat in BAFTA list for Best Foreign Film

Kiran Rao's directorial debut Dhobi Ghat, that released last January, has been included in the British Academy of Films and Television Awards for the Films not in the English Language......

There are too many foreign coaches in the Premier League: Mourinho

There are too many foreign coaches in the Premier League and British candidates should be given more opportunities, Chelsea's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho has said. "In this moment in the......

BCCI blames Modi for FEMA violations in IPL

Under fire over allegations of foreign exchange violations in IPL, BCCI's top officials o Wednesday blamed sacked Commissioner Lalit Modi for "mistakes" as they told a Parliamentary panel that they......

1100 international athletes arrive for Games

Foreign contingents continued to drop in with nearly 1100 athletes, officials and technical staff from different nations arriving on Sunday for the October 3-14 Commonwealth Games.The largest......

FIFA rebukes England over foreign media shutout

FIFA rebuked England on Sunday for only taking questions from British TV reporters in their pre-Germany match briefing which sparked resentment from foreign media who branded the camp as......

FIFA scandal: Banks did not do enough, says global agency

Activists from advocacy group Avaaz demonstrate near the Hallenstadion, in Zurich. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters A global group of government anti-money-laundering agencies said that financial......
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'No breakthrough yet' in Iran talks, Britain says

Vienna, Jul 2 (AFP) British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said today there was no breakthrough yet in the Iran nuclear talks as they stretched... ...

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Tunisia arrests eight with 'direct links' to beach massacre

Tunis: Tunisian security forces have arrested eight people, including a woman, suspected of having direct links to the jihadist killing of 38... ...

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Illogical to attack IS in Iraq but not Syria

LONDON: Britain's defense minister has signaled a possible shift in policy by saying it's illogical that Royal Air Force jets conduct airstrikes... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/world-news/uk-minister-illogical-to-attack-is-in-iraq-but-not-syria/articleshow/47910244.cms
Nicholas Winton is dead at 106; saved children from the holocaust

Nicholas Winton, a Briton who said nothing for a half-century about his role in organizing the escape of 669 mostly Jewish children from... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/europe/Nicholas-Winton-is-dead-at-106-saved-children-from-the-holocaust/articleshow/47908861.cms
Need to make solid understanding with India a priority

By Rajiva Wijesinha Many who supported Maithripala Sirisena during the last presidential campaign felt that handling of foreign... ...

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