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38 Indians nabbed in factory raids in UK over breach of visas

Britain’s immigration officials have detained 38 Indians, including nine women, for overstaying their visas or working illegally after...

Rare Mahatma Gandhi stamps fetch whopping 500,000 pounds at auction in UK

A set of four rare stamps featuring the portrait of Mahatma Gandhi was auctioned for a record 500,000 pounds in the UK. Its seller claimed...

Indian-origin Brexit campaigner Gina Miller raises 100,000 pounds in one day for new Brexit campaign

Businesswoman, philanthropist and the face of the Brexit Parliamentary approval campaign Gina Miller’s latest funding drive raised a...

Scene of woman screaming at Asians on Irish train captured on Twitter

A woman on a train in Ireland was caught on camera racially abusing fellow Asian passengers, telling one of them to “go back to India”...

Mallya extradition set to be long drawn-out for Indian govt, MEA in touch with UK

The Indian government is in touch with the United Kingdom (UK) authorities on the issue of extradition of Vijay Mallya who has been declared...

UK PM Theresa May calls for snap general election on June 8

In a shock move, United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May called today for an early election on June 8, saying she needed to strengthen her...

No more ‘Good Times’ for Mallya; Liquor baron briefly arrested in London, facing extradition to India

Absconding Liquor baron Vijay Mallya, wanted in India for defaulting on loans worth INR9,000 crore has been arrested in London today. Mallya...

Indian-origin doctors face bias in Britain, finds GMC report

An analysis of the United Kingdom’s General Medical Council (GMC) data between 1996 and 2013 revealed that Indian doctors were five times...

Mahatma Gandhi's Sabarmati Ashram’s centenary celebrated in London

The centennial anniversary of the establishment of Mahatma Gandhi's Sabarmati Ashram was celebrated in London this week with the screening...

Indian-origin man in UK gets six years in jail for robbing friend at knifepoint

Surinder Singh, an Indian-origin man in the UK has been jailed for six years for robbing his friend at knifepoint after being found guilty...

Homeless man gets life term for rape, murder of Pardeep Kaur in west London

Vadims Ruskuls, a homeless man convicted of the sexual assault and murder of Pardeep Kaur, a hotel housekeeper, has been jailed for a...

UK MPs say Brexit voter registration site may have been ‘hacked’

United Kingdom (UK) Members of Parliament who were part of a committee looking into government functioning said that cyber attacks may have...

Indian-origin Scottish soldier on trial for murder of ex-girlfriend in UK

Lance Corporal Trimaan "Harry" Dhillon, an Indian-origin Scottish soldier, is on trial for killing his ex-girlfriend by slitting her throat...

From Bihar to Britain: Dame Asha Khemka wins UK 'Businesswoman of the Year' award

Dame Asha Khemka, an Indian-origin educationist in the UK, has been named the 'Asian Businesswoman of the Year' in an award ceremony in...

UK Defence Secretary Michael Fallon calls out Pakistan over terrorism ahead of India visit

The United Kingdom's Defence Secretary Michael Fallon arrived in India today for a four-day visit during which he will take part in the...

Indian-origin woman is first non-white judge at the Old Bailey

Anuja Ravindra Dhir, an Indian-origin woman, has become the first non-white judge to be appointed to the Old Bailey Court of London., and is...

Trial of homeless man accused of rape, murder of Indian-origin woman begins in UK court

An Indian-origin hotel housekeeper whose body had been discovered in a wasteland near Heathrow airport in west London last November was...

UK visa rules to be stricter from tomorrow; citizens from India, non-EU countries to be affected

The UK Home Office from tomorrow is set to implement tougher and more expensive visa rules announced last year, affecting Indians and other...

Indian-origin duo sent to jail for being part of multi-million pound cable TV scam

Two Indian-origin men in the UK were sent to prison after pleading guilty to a multi-million-pound scam that enabled thousands of people to...

London Barrister Jasvir Singh becomes youngest Sikh ever to receive OBE

London barrister and Founding Chair of City Sikhs and the Chair of the Faiths Forum for London, Jasvir Singh has become the youngest Sikh in...

Temple, gurdwara on the list for UK govt funds for security

A Hindu temple that was vandalised and a gurdwara are among a number of places of worship in the UK to receive government funds for...

Punjab-origin woman in Birmingham convicted for running fake clothing scheme

A Punjab-origin woman and an Asian man convicted by the Birmingham crown court for their role in running a counterfeit clothing factory in...

Boris says bye-bye as Britain backs out of Brexit

The Conservative government of the United Kingdom has decided to rescind the Brexit Bill and remain as part of the European Union (EU). This...

UK finance minister, Bank of England Guv to land in India for post-Brexit trade deals

UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, Phillip Hammond, India, UK, Brexit, trade, bank of England, Mark Carney, Liam Fox

Six booked for defrauding NRI in INR 3-crore fake land scheme

Six persons have been booked for allegedly duping an NRI of over INR 3 crore under the garb of selling a non-existent piece of land....

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