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Tributes paid to Indian World War I veterans

India has paid tribute to the 1.5 million Indian soldiers in the UK who fought along with British troops during the First World War India's High Commissioner to the UK, Ranjan Mathai noted there......

UK defence secretary honours India's World War I soldiers

British Defence Secretary M Fallon on Thursday laid a wreath at the war memorial at India Gate to commemorate India's contribution during World War I. According to media reports, Fallon, who is on......

'Jihadi-cool' lingo is seducing many: Rushdie

Eminent British Indian author Salman Rushdie has attacked the "mangled" language of religion, which is turning British Muslims towards extremism. "The language of religion has been horribly mangled......

Gandhi statue to be installed in London's Parliament Square

Sixty-seven years after he led India to freedom from British rule, a statue of Mahatma Gandhi would be installed in Parliament Square in London by early next year. The British Foreign Minister......

Why was the British academic denied entry into India?

On June 8, an academic from Britain was turned away at the Hyderabad airport by the Indian immigration authorities. She was told that she would not be denied entry into India, and if she wished to......

What UK India biz council chief expects from Modi govt

British and global investors feel retrospective taxation is not the only issue in India The difficulty of importing, including food-labelling issues, corruption, labour laws and policy and......

US-India flights: British Airways cuts base fares

The offer is available on flights booked in Club World (business class) and World Traveller (economy class) between December 5 and December 15 with validity up to March 15 next year. Ahead of the......

Modi keen to revive India's 'zombie factories', not abandon them

At British India Corporation's textile factory in Kanpur, four men sit in a control room watching computerised gauges eight hours a day. When they are done, another group takes over, and then......

Vodafone wins $490 mn tax dispute in India

A court ruled in favour of Vodafone on Friday in a long-running dispute with the Indian taxman, a boost for the British telecom group whose tax battles have been seen as emblematic of the troubles......

Dubai is a realty hotspot for rich Indians

During January-June 2014, Indians invested close to AED 10.5 billion in the emirate, while British and Pakistani nationals spent AED 5.8 billion and AED 4.5 billion, respectively.  Image:......

Does the West get India right?

Sometimes, yes. We take a look. Every few years, a Hollywood or a British production company re-discovers India and thinks it is cool to set a film there -- a film that will show the exotic......

PIX: Aishwarya, Shah Rukh, Kat perform at film awards

The recently concluded Times Of India Film Awards (TOIFA) in Vancouver, British Columbia was marked by star-studded performances including Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and many other Bollywood......

PIX: Aamir Khan's day out with British PM David Cameron

On his trip to India, British Prime Minister David Cameron met up with Aamir Khan, and discussed quite a few subjects including gender equality. They spent a day together in New Delhi on February......

I had no interest in shooting when I joined the army, says Jitu Rai

'I had initially gone to join the British army in Dharan, which is located in eastern Nepal.' 'I joined the Indian army in 2006 and only took up shooting a few years later, in 2008. When I joined......

Footballer Chopra ready to give up British passport to play for India

Michael Chopra. Photograph: Paul Thomas/Getty Images Former Newcastle United striker Michael Chopra is ready to surrender his British passport to represent the country of his origin, India, and......

Perez to race for Force India

Mexican Sergio Perez will race for Force India next season, the British-based Formula One team announced on Thursday. Perez joins the Vijay Mallya-run outfit after being replaced at......

Nico Hulkenberg returns to Force India for 2014

German Nico Hulkenberg will drive for Force India next season, the British-based Formula One team said on Tuesday. Hulkenberg, 26, drove for Force India in 2012 having been a test driver there the......

Olympian Steve Redgrave inaugurates rowing academy in Lavasa

The former British rower and five times gold medalist Sir Steve Redgrave said on Tuesday that India has the potential to nurture Olympic rowers, who can also be medals contenders. Speaking at the......
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5 most controversial statements of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy

Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy does not mince words. He often finds himself in hot water by making controversial statements.... ...

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Gujarat Police first in India to ride customized Harley Davidson and imported superbikes

The Indian Motorcycle of the Year 2015 (IMOTY) is at the top of the list of motorcycles Gujarat police force is about to receive. The technical... ...

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Sun, not snow, luring tourists to H …

Shimla/Manali, Dec 29 (IANS) If the plains of northern India are shivering and dense fog is spoiling New Year celebrations, head for the hills of... ...

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Dating the divine

The Ramayana and Mahabharata make sense only when the concepts of rebirth and karma are presupposed. But by charting their chronology, the Indian... ...

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6 important lessons travelling teaches you

Do you know the different types of biryanis there are? That a certain Tunde Kebab, served in Lucknow, has more than 150 different spices in it? Or... ...

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