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Modi’s policy implementation not going as fast as he liked: GP Hinduja

Leading NRI industrialist GP Hinduja has said that the speed of policy implementation in the Indian economy has failed to keep pace with...

After Tata and ArcelorMittal, Liberty House looks to India to acquire stressed assets

As part of its expansion plans, Liberty House Group, which acquired the speciality steel business of Tata Steel in the UK for £100 million,...

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Indian-origin store worker in UK jailed for rape

In another criminal case involving an Indian in the UK, a 30-year-old Indian-origin store worker in the UK has been jailed for nearly eight...

Punjab CM’s wife Preneet Kaur asks NRIs in UK to invest in the state

Encouraging foreign investment for Punjab, former Union minister of state for external affairs Preneet Kaur, who is on a 10-day tour to...

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Indian-origin UK Minister resigns over secret Israel meetings

Britain’s senior-most Indian-origin minister Priti Patel has resigned from her Cabinet post over her unauthorised secret meetings with...

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Indian-origin teen in UK nabbed for trying to buy car bomb online

In a case of attempted terrorism, an Indian-origin teenager in the UK has been convicted of trying to buy explosives online with intent to...

UK court rejects two Indian extradition requests

In a setback for India’s extradition requests, a British court currently hearing the extradition case of embattled liquor baron Vijay...

Indian-origin bank manager in UK snared by vigilante group, jailed for trying to meet 14-yr-old for sex

In a vigilante sting operation, a 38-year-old Indian-origin bank employee in London has been sentenced to 15 months in prison after...

New report about British role in Operation Blue Star brings scars of 1984 to light

A report published by the Sikh Federation UK (SFUK) claims that the UK government’s involvement in Operation Blue Star went much deeper...

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14 UK MPs support Jallianwala Bagh Massacre EDM tabled by Labour’s Virendra Sharma

A motion urging the United Kingdom (UK) government to formally apologise in the House of Commons over the 1919 Jallianwala Bagh Massacre has...

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High Commissioner to UK YK Sinha to talk on Brexit, what it means for India

Even as uncertainty looms large over the post-Brexit scenario, the Indian High Commissioner to the UK YK Sinha will be delivering a talk "UK...

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Indian envoy to UK YK Sinha, Lord Swraj Paul say recent Indian economy’s slide nothing to worry about

Speaking out on the recent economic speed bumps, India’s High Commissioner to the UK Y K Sinha dismissed as a “temporary blip” the...

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Kerala govt collaborates with Warwick University in UK to revamp healthcare system

As part of an ongoing effort to improve the healthcare system, the Kerala government in collaboration with a UK university will revamp its...

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Indian-origin anti-Brexit campaigner tops UK powerlist of African and African Caribbean heritage

Braving death threats and insults during a long-running battle over Brexit, Indian-origin campaigner Gina Miller has been named the UK's...

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Gupta family invests in tidal power project in UK

Looking into alternative sources of energy, a UK-based Indian-origin family with business interests across metals and renewable energy has...

Indian-origin MP Virendra Sharma tables motion in House of Commons, seek apology from Theresa May for Jallianwala Bagh massacre

To seek justice for the Jallianwala Bagh massacre, United Kingdom’s senior most and prolific Indian-origin MP Virendra Sharma has tabled a...

Ayurveda Day celebrated at India House, UK

On the occasion of second National Ayurveda Day, High Commission organised a presentation and seminar on the traditional science of Ayurveda...

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Indian-origin teen becomes one of UK’s youngest millionaires

Showing an impressive entrepreneurial spirit, an Indian-origin teenager has become one of Britain's youngest millionaires after his online...

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Chef of Indian restaurant in UK fined after peanuts found in ‘nut-free’ dish

In a case of food contamination, the chef of an Indian restaurant in the UK has been fined over 2,300 pounds for serving a chicken korma...

Photo exhibition of Indian diaspora’s history in Britain reaches London

As part of an effort to expand the dissemination of India’s heritage, a large number of visitors, tourists and passers-by at the London...

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Indian-origin population among most highly skilled in UK, finds government survey

Taking stock of its labour force, Britain's Indian-origin population tends to be among the most highly skilled in comparison to the...

London Mayor Sadiq Khan to visit India, Pakistan

Reaching out to the Indian subcontinent, London Mayor Sadiq Khan announced yesterday that he would visit India and Pakistan this year to...

Liberty Group’s Sanjeev Gupta restarts Tata Steel’s mothballed unit

In his sustained efforts to revive the UK’s steel industry, Indian-origin businessman Sanjeev Gupta yesterday reactivated a unit at one of...

UK primary school doesn't allow Sikh child to wear ‘kara’ with uniform

In another case of religious discrimination, a primary school in the UK has come under fire for banning an eight-year-old British Sikh pupil...

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