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Gandhi statue vandalised in UK amid Sikh protests over Bluestar

An iconic statue of Mahatma Gandhi in the UK has been vandalised in the city of Leicester apparently in protest against the 1984 Operation Bluestar military raid on the Golden Temple. Graffiti......

20 Indians arrested in UK for immigration-related offences

At least 20 Indians have been arrested in London and Leicester for immigration-related offences after United Kingdom Border agency's raids last week, official sources said on Tuesday. The arrests......

Blast in Hare Krishna temple in UK, devotees safe

Just a day after devotees celebrated the birth of Lord Krishna, the Hare Krishna temple in Leicester, about 160 kilometres from London, caught fire after a massive explosion occurred, but the......

Blast rocks UK temple; worshippers trapped inside

An explosion on Friday ripped through a Hare Krishna temple in Leicester in central England, causing fire inside the complex and trapping several worshippers. The cause of the blast was not......

NRIs protest rise in UK cremation charge

A rise in the fee for cremation in Leicester has raised the hackles of Hindu, Sikh and Jain communities in the east Midlands town with a large minority of Indian origin.The local council proposes......

India link to credit card fraud in UK

In yet another case of international bank cards fraud, customers at a petrol pump in the city of Leicester last week found that their card details were used to withdraw money from various places......

NRI moves to drive global sales of Indian snacks

A Leicester-based Indian-origin entrepreneur is setting up a food factory in Gujarat as part of a novel idea to boost global sales of Indian snacks by offering choice to potential buyers.Nainesh......

India among unhappiest nations; Denmark happiest

Feeling sad? Researchers at Britain's University of Leicester reckon you might just be in the wrong country. According to Adrian White, an analytic social psychologist at Leicester who developed......

Direct Leicester-Amritsar flights from Oct 20

Direct charter flights to Amritsar will be launched on October 20 from the East Midlands Airport near Leicester, United Kingdom.This is in response to demand from the East Midlands' large Indian......

EU's import ban on Indian mangoes comes into force

The 28-member European Union's ban on the import of Indian mangoes came into force from Thursday, despite widespread criticism from exporters and consumers.   The "temporary ban" will......

Spotted: Sunny Deol in UK

Reader Afsana Hossain met Sunny Deol in Leicester, United...

Sixth Harry Potter film premieres in London

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince premiered at London's Leicester Square on July 7. Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint, who play Harry and Ron respectively, got drenched as they made their way......

Spotted: Will Smith in London

Reader Sahil Wadhwa's mother-in-law Shail Srivastava met Will Smith in London's Leicester Square last year.If you encounter/meet/see film or television personalities and take a photograph or a......

Spotted: Tobey Mcguire and Kirsten Dunst in London

Reader Suraj Naram spottedHollywood actors Tobey Maguire and Kirsten Dunst in London. Suraj clicked this photo at Leicester Square, London, during the premiere of Spider-Man 3on April 23.If you......

Spotted: Amitabh in London

Reader Shivasree Bhowmik spotted Amitabh Bachchan at the premierefor Cheeni Kum at Leicester Square, London on May 22. According to Shivasree, it was a well attendedshowing at the Empire......

EPL: Liverpool thump toothless Spurs, Arsenal held by Leicester

Raheem Sterling of Liverpool celebrates with team mates after scoring the first goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur. Photograph: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images......

Premier League: Chelsea edge past Leicester to retain top spot

Chelsea scored a second successive win over a newly-promoted side when they beat Leicester City 2-0 at Stamford Bridge on Saturday thanks to second-half goals from Diego Costa and Eden Hazard.......

Rain deprives India much-need practice in Leicester

Inclement weather played spoilsport, as not a single ball was bowled on the second day of India’s opening tour fixture against Leicestershire, in Leicester, on Friday. The tourists were......

Indian top-order gets batting practice on Day 1 in tour match

The Indian top-order batsmen got much needed batting practice against a below-par Leicestershire attack as they finished the first day of their opening tour match at a comfortable 333 for four......

'Virat Kohli is a genius with the willow in hand'

Excited about his county team's practice match against a star-studded Indian team, Leicestershire's Irish import Niall O'Brien says Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men can destroy, dazzle and intrigue......
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prasoon
Q. To add a bit of humour to my philosophical interactions: M S DHONI , the Indian cricket captain, was conferred an Hon. Doctor of Letters at Leicester England after the disastrous 0-4 white wash Test series there.1. Was it because of his contributions to English Cricket in their winning series?2. Will Australia too honour him for their euphoric blank out of India in the recent Tests ?
Prasoon:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/to-add-a-bit-of-humour-to-my-philosophical-interactions-m-s-/22124508/answers/

prasoon
Q. who owns the CODEX LEICESTER ?
Prasoon:  A. Bill Gates is the proud owner of codex leicester more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-owns-the-codex-leicester-/22124508/answers/19006787

rajni
Q. which multifaceted genius scientific witings are contained in the CODEX LEICESTER ?
Rajni:  A. leonardo Da Vinci more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-multifaceted-genius-scientific-witings-are-contained-i/19006745/answers/19006643

rajni
Q. have you seen a fox in real life
Rajni:  A. yes last year I saw many foxes in Leicester UK more

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New study on death of King Richard III

London, 17 September:King Richard III - the last Yorkist king of England - was most likely to have been killed by two fatal blows to the head and... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/77687-new-study-on-death-of-king-richard-iii.html
High stakes at play in 2015 Rugby World Cup

London: England fans will have great hopes when the country stages the 2015 World Cup in a year`s time. But they will not be alone, with rugby... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/sports/others/high-stakes-at-play-in-2015-rugby-world-cup_1471650.html
Manchester United's Contract Conundrum Part II

Picking up from where we left off last week , here is a look at the players in Man United with two years remaining in their contracts: Robin Van... ...

http://www.thesportscampus.com/2014091737601/english-premiership/manchester-uniteds-contract-conundrum-part-ii
Two blows to head caused King Richard III's death on battlefield

Scientists after analyzing the skeleton of King Richard III have found that it was blows to his head at the Battle of Bosworth Field on Aug 22,... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/two-blows-to-head-caused-king-richard-iii-s-death-on-battlefield-114091700134_1.html
'I Am Not Here Just for the Money'

KOCHI: I am a fighter, says Iain Hume. Of all footballers, he must know the significance of that particular quality. For the Canadian... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/kochi/I-Am-Not-Here-Just-for-the-Money/2014/09/17/article2434544.ece

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