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Keith Vaz named most influential Asian in UK

Keith Vaz, the Indian-origin Labour member of Parliament, has emerged as Britain's most influential Asian in a list of 101 powerful people from the region, which includes the likes of steel tycoon......

Apologise to India, Keith Vaz tells BBC's Clarkson

Furious over controversial BBC presenter Jeremy Clarkson mocking Indian culture during a Christmas special programme while driving in India, senior Labour MP Keith Vaz today demanded an apology.......

NRI Keith Vaz appointed to UK's top security panel

Leading NRI parliamentarian Keith Vaz has been appointed to Britain's National Security Committee, which is responsible for scrutinising counter terrorism policy and strategy in the country.The......

UK: NRI MP wants ethnically balanced Parliament

Leading Non Resident Indian Member of Parliament Keith Vaz has introduced a bill in the House of Commons seeking a more ethnically balanced Parliament in the United Kingdom.The bill will allow......

UK: NRI MP attends pro-LTTE event, flayed

Non Resident Indian Labour lawmaker Keith Vaz has been criticised by the Sri Lankan High Commission for attending an event here in which Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam chief Velupillai......

Keith Vaz wary of Indian govt's FDI in retail stand

Indian-origin Labour Member of Parliament Keith Vaz has advised Indian legislators to be careful while handling the issue of foreign direct investment in retail, cautioning that a major dominance......

UK visas could be auctioned to overseas millionaires

UK visas may be auctioned off to overseas millionaires or "sold" in exchange for donations to hospitals and universities under new government proposals, a media report said. The proposals,......

UK minister admits deadlock over visa bond scheme

UK home secretary Theresa May, the driving force behind plans to introduce a controversial 3,000 pound visa bond for visitors from certain countries including India, has admitted the scheme remains......

UK acts after key SC ruling on immigration

Britain's immigration rules in force since November 2008 were rushed to the House of Lords after the Supreme Court ruled in a major judgement that they were illegal because they had never been......

Thank you for everything: British PM to Lord Paul

'Thank you for everything you have done' -- with these words Prime Minister Gordon Brown applauded the contribution made to Britain by Lord Swraj Paul, NRI industrialist.Brown, his wife Sarah and......

PIX: Kareena Kapoor honoured by the British government

Kareena Kapoor Khan was honoured at the House of Commons, for her contribution to the global entertainment industry on October 29. The actress was honoured by Rt Hon Keith Vaz, chairman of the......

Amitabh Bachchan dines with British PM David Cameron

Here's what your favourtie Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan, who was the guest of honour at a charity reception for an initiative for diabetes, met British......

Slumdog kids' tea party with British MPs

Rubina Ali and Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail, the child stars of Oscar-award winning film Slumdog Millionaire, have agreed to visit Britain to attend a tea party hosted in their honour at the House of......

Another award for Dev Anand

Legendary Bollywood actor-producer Dev Anand was conferred the title Punjab Ratan (Jewel of Punjab) by the World Punjabi Organisation (European Division) for his outstanding contribution in the......

Will Big Brother boost Shilpa's career?

Shilpa Shetty may be the victim of racism on the British reality show Big Brother, but the controversy has brought the actress, whose career was not really going places, an unexpected worldwide......

UK's House of Commons congratulates 'magnificent' Tendulkar

A Motion was laid in the House of Commons in the UK congratulating batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar on his "magnificent" career and for being an able ambassador of the game. The Early Day Motion,......

Team India felicitated in London for WC win

It may have been a nightmarish tour on field but off the field, Indian cricketers had an evening to remember when they were felicitated by the Indo-British Parliamentarians Group for their historic......

Kapil wins Global Diversity Award for Sport 2011

India's first World Cup winning captain Kapil Dev has been chosen for the Global Diversity Award for Sports 2011 for his outstanding achievements in cricket and his recent induction into the ICC......

Leicester football team to play in Goa

Indian football will get a boost when a team from Leicester, UK, tours Goa next month to play in the Spice Jet Cup as part of an initiative to strengthen ties between the two countries.The team,......

Dravid is Sports Personality of 2003

India's dependable batsman Rahul Dravid won Sony TV's International Sports Personality of the Year award for 2003.Dravid edged former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram and compatriot, ace tennis star......

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:  A. A record 40,000 complaints were received by OFCOM and Channel 4, of which 30 were passed to Hertfordshire police for investigation. The complaints...... more

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Q. He was born in Aden where his father (originally from Goa) was a foreign correspondent for The Times of India. Later his family moved to England. He worked as a Solicitor for a number of years. Later he became Minister for Europe in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Who is he?
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HINDUJA BROTHERS KEEP MITTAL FROM TOP SPOT ON ANNUAL UK ASIAN RICH LIST

This year's Asian Rich List, which was exclusively unveiled at the Asian Business Awards, is published by Asian Media & Marketing Group (AMG), and... ...

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Bangladesh visa centre opened in Leicester

Asians-dominated Leicester city in the UK has got its second international visa operation with a successful launch of a pilot Bangladesh Visa... ...

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Britain deports Indian student 6 weeks before final exams

Britain turned a deaf ear to multiple protests, online petitions and personal requests from MPs as well as chairman of the Home Affairs Committee... ...

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Pressure mounts on Cameron for Blue Star probe

LONDON: Pressure is mounting on British Prime Minister David Cameron to order an independent public inquiry into UK's involvement in Operation Blue... ...

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Pictorial book on Maratha warrior Shivaji to be launched in Britain

Thane: A pictorial book on Maratha warrior king Chhatrapati Shivaji containing 100 paintings by a local tribal artist, will be released in the... ...

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