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Alan Johnson’s bodyguard bedded politician’s wife, personal assistant


January 22nd, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 22 (ANI): The cop, who had been British politician Alan Johnson's bodyguard, has been revealed to have bedded the Labour bigwig's wife and his personal assistant.Specialist Operations PC Paul Rice, ... Read more...

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Islamic group launches poster campaign against Christmas


December 24th, 2010 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 23 (IANS) Fanatics from a banned Islamic hate group have launched a nationwide poster campaign in Britain denouncing Christmas as evil and hoping that it will lead to Britons converting ... Read more...

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UK Muslim hate group launches ‘poster campaign’ terming Christmas “evil”


December 23rd, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 23 (ANI): Fanatics from a banned Islamic hate group have reportedly launched a nationwide 'poster campaign' in Britain describing Christmas as an "evil" festival that is responsible for rape, teenage ... Read more...

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Attack On Prince Charles Intensely Condemned By The Authorities


December 11th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The police in London have denied that the break down in the radio communication has resulted in the violent student attack on Prince Charles and Camilla, ... Read more...

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New book reveals how Ministers out for revenge turned against Gordon Brown


November 20th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20(ANI): Britain's Shadow Deputy Prime Minister Harriet Harman had played a pivotal role in an attempted coup against former Prime Minister Gordon Brown, a new book has revealed.According to ... Read more...

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Citi’s Pandit will work for $1 in 2010 too


September 25th, 2010 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 25 (IANS) Citigroup's India-born CEO Vikram Pandit has decided to work for just $1 for the second year in a row.Pandit, who has restored the ailing banking ... Read more...

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New Muslim group threatens to launch terror atrocity similar to 7/7


August 1st, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.1 (ANI): A new Muslim extremist group has reportedly threatened to launch a terrorist atrocity similar to 7/7 during a highly ­provocative demonstration outside the front gates of Downing Street.Calling themselves ... Read more...

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David Miliband to run for Labour party leader


May 13th, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (DPA) The race for the leadership of Britain's opposition Labour party began Wednesday with the former foreign secretary David Miliband announcing his candidacy to succeed Gordon Brown. Miliband, 44, ... Read more...

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Facebook ‘ignores users’ panic button demand


April 9th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 9 (ANI): UK's top child abuse investigator has revealed that social networking site Facebook is ignoring users' complaints about paedophile threats.According to Jim Gamble, head of the Child Exploitation ... Read more...

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After Headley, Tiger Hanif to be test case for UK-India extradition


March 24th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, March 24 (IANS) Home Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram left for home Tuesday after meeting key British ministers days before a British judge is to rule on India's request to ... Read more...

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Chidambaram insists India will have access to Headley


March 24th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 24 (ANI): Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday (GMT) refuted the media reports that US has denied India access to question Lashkar operative David Headley.Addressing the media at ... Read more...

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Chidambaram to visit Britain to discuss anti-terror cooperation


March 19th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram is visiting Britain on a three-day trip starting Saturday with cooperation in anti-terror and security measures topping his agenda. Chidambaram "will discuss issues ... Read more...

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UK Christian police group’s fury over ‘disproportionate ‘ funding to Muslim counterparts


March 13th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 13 (ANI): British Home Office chiefs had to face a furious backlash after it emerged that they doled out a whopping 15 times more funding to a Muslim police support ... Read more...

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Sexy pop videos ‘too hot’ for kids, believes Brit government


February 27th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): Music industry chiefs are said to be fuming over British Government's plan to ban sexy pop videos featuring stars like Beyoncé, Britney Spears, Kylie Minogue, Shakira, Sugababes ... Read more...

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Brown told Blair ‘You ruined my life’: Book


February 25th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 25 (IANS) Gordon Brown subjected Tony Blair to ill-tempered and expletives-laden tirades - claiming Blair had ruined his life - in a fierce bid for British premiership in the ... Read more...

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Pope Benedict XVI says ’strip search’ airport scanners breach ‘human dignity’


February 22nd, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22(ANI): Pope Benedict XVI has spoken out against the use of full body scanners across airports in UK insisting that "human dignity must be preserved"."Every action, it is above ... Read more...

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Diplomats in London embassies using migrant domestic workers as “modern-day slaves”


February 21st, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21(ANI): Diplomats at several London embassies have been accused of using migrant domestic workers as "modern-day slaves", depriving them of food and subjecting them to abuse.The migrant workers claim that ... Read more...

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Tough times ahead for Indians, Bangladeshis ’seeking domicile in UK via ‘visa scam’


February 11th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11(ANI): Tougher new rules for student visas will be introduced by United Kingdom from next month after officials spotted a suspected scam involving female applicants from North India, Bangladesh and ... Read more...

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English language tests for foreign students ‘unfair’, says Cambridge


February 11th, 2010 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Feb 11 (IANS) Britain's largest provider of English language tests has expressed concern over government plans to impose strict English language tests for foreign students, saying such a ... Read more...

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Foreign students working illegally to be expelled from Britain


February 10th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Feb 10 (IANS) Foreign students from outside Europe will be deported from Britain if they are found to be working illegally, the British government said Wednesday.The British home ... Read more...

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UK student visa system rife with cheats, says Bangladeshi migrant


February 8th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.8 (ANI): Britain's student visa system has been denounced as rife with "cheating and deception" by a teacher who has experienced the process from within.The Daily Express quoted Mohammed Aslam Farook, ... Read more...

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Foreign students to face stricter English language test in Britain


February 7th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 7 (IANS) Foreign students from India and other countries outside the European region who want to study in Britain will have to sit for a stricter English-language test and will ... Read more...

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Lumley says Gurkhas must be allowed into Britain sans visa fees


February 7th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 7 (ANI): British actress Joanna Lumley has re-launched her campaign for Gurkhas' rights by demanding the Gordon Brown Government to allow retired Gurkha soldiers to enter Britain without paying ... Read more...

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Over 3,200 Brit footie bans to be banned from FIFA World Cup


January 26th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, jan.26 (ANI): Over 3,200 English football hooligans will be banned this week from going to the World Cup in South Africa.New powers to stop the army of thugs from leaving ... Read more...

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UK to be hit with more 7/7-type attacks for generations: Muslim leader


January 25th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.25 (ANI): Britain could be exposed to more 7/7-style suicide bomb attacks for generations a senior Muslim advisor warned Monday.The Daily Express quoted Iqbal Wahhab, a leading businessman and member of ... Read more...

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Indian intelligence puts Britain on high alert


January 24th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 24 (IANS) Britain's anti-terrorism agency was on high alert Sunday after India shared its intelligence information about a suspected terror plot to hijack an Indian plane and crash it ... Read more...

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Hate preacher vows to establish Sharia law across Europe


January 24th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 24 (ANI): Radical hate preacher Anjem Choudary has vowed to send out former Islam4UK devotees to establish Sharia law across Europe.Following a recent ban by Home Secretary Alan Johnson, Choudary ... Read more...

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Indian warning behind new UK terror alert


January 24th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan. 24 (ANI): A warning sounded by New Delhi that Al Qaeda terrorists may be planning to hijack an Indian passenger jet and crash it into an UK city prompted British ... Read more...

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Britain raises terror attack level


January 23rd, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 23 (IANS) The British government has raised the threat-level of a terrorist strike to "severe" over fears that the Al Qaeda is planning a wave of attacks after a ... Read more...

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UK facing ’severe’ terror threat


January 23rd, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan. 23 (ANI): Britain has raised its terror threat level from "substantial" to "severe", fearing "highly likely" attacks from international terrorists.British Home Secretary Alan Johnson said while there was no intelligence ... Read more...

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Terror threat level in Britain raised to ’severe’


January 23rd, 2010 - 8:33 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 23 (DPA) The British government raised its threat level Friday evening from substantial to severe, meaning an attack is "highly likely", Home Secretary Alan Johnson said. He said that despite the ... Read more...

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UK raises national terrorist threat level to ’severe’


January 23rd, 2010 - 3:53 am ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- UK Home Secretary Alan Johnson on Friday said it has raised the national terrorism threat level from 'substantial' to 'severe.'Johnson said the measure does not mean a terrorist ... Read more...

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UK full-body airport scanners raise human rights fears


January 18th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 18(ANI): The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) of UK has written to Home Secretary Alan Johnson raising concerns over the proposed introduction of full body scanners at airports ... Read more...

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Radical UK preacher warns of more attacks as Britain bans Islam4UK


January 13th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Hate radical preacher Anjem Choudary has warned that Britain faces more terror outrages after his extremist group was banned on Tuesday.He warned the "covenant of security" which ... Read more...

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UK bans controversial Islamist group


January 12th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Jan 12 (IANS) The British government Tuesday banned an Islamist group that had planned to march through a town with empty coffins to protest the wars in Afghanistan ... Read more...

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