rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Midlands

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Midlands

  News for Midlands

  • News
  • Business
  • Sports

Swastikas sprayed on UK mosque in race attack

Racist graffiti, including Nazi swastikas, were sprayed on the walls and windows of a mosque in the West Midlands region of England today, prompting police to launch an investigation. The damage......

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......

UK: Indian jewellery shops high on burglars' list

With rising prices of gold, Indian-owned jewellery shops in United Kingdom's east Midlands town of Leicester have become major targets of burglaries that saw at least two shops -- Alankar and Bipin......

Indian taxi driver attacked, robbed in UK

An Indian-origin taxi driver in east Midland town of Leicester has suffered injuries and lost his vehicle during an unprovoked attack by two passengers while he was dropping them at night.Bharat......

UK: Sikhs upset over desecration of war memorial

The large Sikh community in the west Midlands town of Coventry is outraged after a memorial in honour of Sikh soldiers was desecrated by miscreants, who tied a pig's head to the structure.The war......

Tatas shelves plan to shut JLR Midlands plant

India's Tata Group owned Jaguar Land Rover has scrapped plans to close one of its UK plants. According to the Daily Telegraph, the luxury carmaker, which employs 16,000 people, agreed a deal with......

British Midland woos India Inc

A UK government-funded organization British Midland, dedicated to attracting international businesses to the region comprising East Midlands and West Midlands, is eyeing around 40 investors from......

UK firms keen on trade with India

Britain has urged companies in the west Midlands to look beyond established economies and exploit export opportunities offered by India and China.British Trade Minister Lord Digby Jones, who......

Indian cos flourish in West Midlands

Indian investments in the West Midlands in the UK has more than doubled in the last two years, it was officially stated on Tuesday.More than 1,000 jobs have been created since 2006 by 14 companies,......

bmi plans automated check-in

UK's second-largest full service scheduled airline bmi (British Midland) is planning to set up automated check-in kiosks at Mumbai's international airport to expedite check-in process.The airline......

FA Cup: Derby, Forest draw

East Midlands neighbours Derby County and Nottingham Forest fought out a lively 1-1 draw in an all-Championship (second division) fourth round FA Cup tie at Pride Park on Friday. It was a special......

Sorensen earns point for Villa

Aston Villa missed out on third spot in the Premier League when they were held 0-0 at Wigan Athletic on Sunday.The Midlands club were second best for much of the game against a tenacious Wigan side......

Herbert leaves Midland, future uncertain

Briton Johnny Herbert has left the Midland Formula One team after their takeover by Dutch sportscar maker Spyker. Herbert, winner of three grands prix with Benetton and Stewart in the 1990s, was......

Midland defends dumping Karthikeyan

Defending the decision to dump Narain Karthikeyan after the rookie's maiden season last year, Midland's MF1 team said Tiago Monteiro was a better bet than the Indian and that's why the Portuguese......

Midland confirm Monteiro alongside Albers

Portugal's Tiago Monteiro will drive for Midland this season alongside Dutchman Christijan Albers, the new Russian-licensed Formula One team confirmed on Friday. Germans Markus Winkelhock and......
  Videos for Midlands
midlands video
midlands video
midlands video
midlands video
midlands video
midlands video
midlands video
  Web results for Midlands
US man jailed for 17 years for smuggling heroin from India

A 47-year-old man in the US has been sentenced to over 17 years in prison for smuggling heroin into America from India. Eric Shawn Bradley of... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/world/americas/us-man-jailed-for-17-years-for-smuggling-heroin-from-india/
West Indies paceman Shannon Gabriel joins Worcestershire

Worcestershire have signed West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel for the final two matches of their County Championship campaign, the Midlands... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/sports/cricket/west-indies-paceman-shannon-gabriel-joins-worcestershire_1655767.html
Worried Patels in UK say violence over quota is no solution

Thetwo lakh-strong Patel community in Britain is closely following the agitation in Gujarat, with many sympathising with the demands raised by... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/india-news/worried-patels-in-uk-say-violence-over-quota-is-no-solution/article1-1384935.aspx
Suspect in Virginia TV shooting had history of workplace issues | Reuters

The suspected gunman in the shooting deaths of two television journalists in Virginia on Wednesday was a veteran anchorman with a history of... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/world/suspect-in-virginia-tv-shooting-had-history-of-workplace-issues-reuters-2409574.html
Tata Steel to mothball Wales plant, cut 250 jobs

LONDON: Indian steel major Tata Steel is planning to mothball one of its plants in Wales in the UK to focus on manufacturing higher-value products,... ...

http://economictimes.feedsportal.com/c/33041/f/534022/s/4950dc6b/sc/28/l/0Leconomictimes0Bindiatimes0N0Cindustry0Cindl0Egoods0Csvs0Csteel0Ctata0Esteel0Eto0Emothball0Ewales0Eplant0Ecut0E250A0Ejobs0Carticleshow0C486874640Bcms/story01.htm

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


midlands
Midlands


0 Followers

midlands
Midlands Gold


0 Followers

midlands
Midlands Gateway


0 Followers

midlands
Midlands Express


0 Followers

midlands
Midlands 103


0 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z