Indians in UK


Latest news for Indians in United Kingdom

The United Kingdom is an ethnically diverse society. 2011 Census data of UK shows that amongst the 56 million residents in England and Wales, 1.4 million identify with the Indian ethnic group.

Health executives ‘potentially facilitated’ mass murderer, says Indian-origin doctor about UK baby-killer nurse

The nurse’s trial and the guilty verdict has put the focus on the highly paid executives who tried to brush the doctors’ concerns aside,...


UK government opening second visa ballot for young Indian professionals

The Indian-origin Rishi Sunak-led United Kingdom government announced it was opening its second ballot under the UK-India Young Professional...


Indian billionaire Ravi Ruia buys a historic mansion in the UK for a staggering INR. 1,200 cr

The opulent Hanover Lodge estate in London is now owned by Indian billionaire Ravi Ruia' since his recent acquisition of the property for a...


Visa applicants' NHS fees to rise 'significantly': UK PM Rishi Sunak

Indian-origin United Kingdom Prime Minister Rishi Sunak warned that visa applicants from around the world, including Indians, will have to...


Scotland Police looking into harassment claims against Sikh-origin comic

The Scotland police have said inquiries are ongoing related to harassment allegations from a number of women against a Scottish Sikh former...


Salman Rushdie speaks up about trauma from being stabbed

Booker Prize-winning author Salman Rushdie has spoken for the first time about having "crazy dreams" about the knife attack on him in New...


Cross-party event to mark Indian independence held in UK Parliament complex

Members in the UK Parliament complex hosted a special celebration to mark the 76th year of India's independence with cross-party support and...


British woman gets 7-year jail sentence in killing of Indian-origin woman

A 56-year-old British woman will serve seven years in jail for the manslaughter of an elderly Indian-origin patient while both were patients...


Tunisian man admits to killing Indian-origin student in UK

A Tunisian man held for killing Indian-origin student Sabita Thanwani at her university accommodation in the Clerkenwell area of north...


Indian, NRI, PIO youth changemakers receive award instituted in memory of Princess Diana

The UK-based organisation The Diana Award, which rewards outstanding work for social good in memory of the late Diana, Princess of Wales,...


Family lawyer in death of Indian-origin minor alleges medical negligence; UK official calls for health warning on protein drinks

A senior official in the United Kingdom called for health warnings on protein drinks after the death of a 16-year-old Indian-origin boy,...


Indian-origin psychiatrist in UK gets six years in jail for moderating child sex abuse site

Indian-origin psychiatrist Kabir Garg, 33, from Lewisham, south-east London, has pleaded guilty at Woolwich Crown Court to facilitating the...


Karan Johar honoured at UK Parliament; completes 25 years in film industry

Bollywood filmmaker and director Karan Johar was honoured by the British Parliament for his contribution to the "global entertainment...


Indian-origin student in Cardiff jailed for carrying drunk woman to his flat, raping her

Preet Vikal, 20, an Indian student in the UK has been jailed for raping a drunk and semi-conscious woman he had met in a club last year.


Enjoy spreading the message of yoga worldwide: Teen prodigy Ishwar Sharma

13-year-old Ishwar Sharma’s impressive dedication to yoga has seen him travel across the world, emerge victorious in international...

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Nottingham stabbing attack victim Grace Kumar was daughter of Indian-origin hero doctor: Reports

British-Indian 19-year-old Grace Kumar was among three people who were killed during a violent stabbing crime spree in England’s...


Jaishankar discusses security of consulates, democratic responsibilities with UK Minister

India’s External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar discussed the security of India's diplomatic missions with visiting UK minister Lord...


Setback for Indian students in UK as new policy restricts dependents' visas

New restrictions to student visa routes in the United Kingdom will restrict the ability of international students, including Indians, to...


Indian-origin UK billionaire SP Hinduja dead at 87

Srichand Parmanand Hinduja, the billionaire Indian-origin patriarch of Britain’s richest family and chair of the globe-spanning Hinduja...


British-Indian Home Secretary Suella Braverman sounds warning about mass immigration

Britain's Indian-origin Home Secretary Suella Braverman issued a warning against "unsustainable" mass and rapid migration into the country...


New British monarch King Charles III has a deep connection with India

King Charles III: The new monarch has a strong connection with India, notwithstanding the complicated history of the two nations.


King Charles coronation 2023: New British monarch crowned in grand ceremony at Westminster Abbey

Britain's King Charles III and his wife Camilla have been crowned at Westminster Abbey in central London today. They were crowned at the...


London Mayor Sadiq Khan, ZEE5 Global organise 'Eid in the Square' celebrations

Thousands gathered at London's Trafalgar Square for the Eid in the Square event celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the end of Ramadan. The event was...


King Charles coronation: High drama over Kohinoor; anti-monarchists plan a rally

Lots of high drama is unfolding in the run-up to the May 6 coronation of King Charles III, former Prince of Wales. Will the Kohinoor be seen...


Rishi Sunak was made UK PM by wife Akshata, says mother-in-law Sudha Murthy

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak's mother-in-law Sudha Murthy, wife of Infosys founder NR Narayana Murthy, has reportedly said that her...