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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......

Meeting with Modi 'logical next step' in ties: UK minister

United Kingdom’s Minister of State for the Foreign Office Hugo Swire on Wednesday met Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, and later said it was ‘a logical next step’ in his......

British lawmakers under fire for lavish globetrotting

British lawmakers were under fire on Friday for spending a whopping 1.5 million pounds on "fact-finding" visits to foreign countries, including 23 to India, during last two years with all expenses......

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......

Box Office boost for Oscar-winning movies?

Arthur J Pais analyses Oscar 2014 big wins and losses.  For months now, audiences have been watching the riveting 12 Years a Slave with palpitating hearts and seething emotions at......

Judi Dench: I love being in Rajasthan

“I love being in Rajasthan and am doubly happy that I have been able to come so soon after doing the The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 's first version. I would like to go to Udaipur......

Love and Disappointment

Fans of the Before trilogy have grown up with Celine and Jesse... The films, says Aseem Chhabra, are charming, funny, romantic and very talky, but also close to real life. When filmmaker Richard......

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......

Moscow gay athletic Games disrupted, suffers harassment

Disruption and police intrusions marred Russia's first open Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) athletic competition this week, organisers said. The five-day Russian Open Games, held the......

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Manoj M
Q. margaret Thatcher the former PM of UK is no more. she was 86. your views .. ???
Manoj M:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/margaret-thatcher-the-former-pm-of-uk-is-no-more.-she-was-86/25382686/answers/

hitler
Q. Who is tipu sultan?
Hitler:  A. she was rightly called as iron ladyrest in peaceShe won three successive general elections and served as British prime minister for more than 11...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-tipu-sultan/22691286/answers/25382700

hitler
Q. will osamas 3 wives in pak custody reveal anything abt him?
Hitler:  A. While it is always dangerous to generalize the American people appear to have been kept suspended in fear ever since 9/11 the reality is ordinary...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/will-osamas-3-wives-in-pak-custody-reveal-anything-abt-him/22691286/answers/19771943

shyamvanwari
Q. Who forgets political parties' election manifesto first ? People or political parties themselves ?
Shyamvanwari:  A. #Japanese political parties increasingly shunning 'manifesto ...Your Party, which called its election promises for last year's general ......... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-forgets-political-parties-election-manifesto-first--peop/19771831/answers/17637511

jim elzabad
Q. our indian leader r real DEALERS...............they r SCAM MASTER................is it true????
Jim Elzabad:  A. Not only leaders but every Indian who some opportunity to make some money on side does it with impunity! From a police constable or a clerk in...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/our-indian-leader-r-real-dealers...............they-r-scam-m/17637496/answers/17612294

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UK's opposition Labour party hires Obama's poll guru

British opposition leader Ed Miliband has roped in US poll guru David Axelrod as his strategic adviser to fight a "tight" election next year.... ...

http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2014/apr/18/uks-opposition-labour-party-hires-obamas-poll-guru/d0e450cc36021971ec5125c763292640
Filipinos nailed to cross in Easter ritual frowned on by church

CUTUD Philippines (Reuters) - By Erik de Castro Nearly 20 Filipinos and a Danish filmmaker were nailed to crosses to re-enact the crucifixion of... ...

http://reuters.in.feedsportal.com/c/35218/f/654196/s/39808bb8/sc/11/l/0Lin0Breuters0N0Carticle0C20A140C0A40C180Cuk0Ephilippines0Ecrucifixion0EidINKBN0AD40A6820A140A4180DfeedType0FRSS0GfeedName0FworldNews/story01.htm
British teenager killed in Syria conflict

London: A British teenager whose uncle was detained in the Guantanamo Bay camp has been killed in the Syrian conflict, his family said on Friday.... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/british-teenager-killed-in-syria-conflict_925448.html
Lhasa remains forbidden city

12:04 am DURING her visit to Beijing, Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh has just concluded the sixth round of the annual strategic dialogue with her... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/lhasa-remains-forbidden-city/
Iran gets an unlikely visitor, an American plane, but no one seems to know why

TEHRAN: President Barack Obama has warned that Iran is not open for business, even as the United States has loosened some of its punishing economic... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/rest-of-world/Iran-gets-an-unlikely-visitor-an-American-plane-but-no-one-seems-to-know-why/articleshow/33893848.cms

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