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Murray first Brit to win Grand Slam men’s singles title in 76 years


September 11th, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 11 (IANS) Andy Murray has become the first British man in 76 years to win a Grand Slam singles title when he overpowered Novak Djokovic ... Read more...

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Olympic sailing: Brit Ainslie takes fourth successive gold


August 5th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) British sailor Ben Ainslie continued his remarkable run of winning gold at every Olympics since 2000 with victory in the Finn class here Sunday.Ainslie finished ... Read more...

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Olympics: US teen prodigy claims gold in 800m freestyle


August 4th, 2012 - 7:53 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) America's 15-year-old freestyle prodigy Katie Ledecky blew away the field for gold in the women's 800 meters freestyle at the Olympics Friday.Ledecky clocked an American ... Read more...

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Bieber wants to perfect English accent


June 18th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 18 (IANS) American singer Justin Bieber wants lessons to perfect his British accent, after being praised for imitating a Brit well in a recent interview."I adore the accent, ... Read more...

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Hamilton feeling ‘phenomenal’ after Montreal win


June 12th, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Montreal, June 12 (IANS/CMC) McLaren's Lewis Hamilton said he felt "phenomenal" after snatching his first win of the 2012 Formula One season and third Canadian Grand Prix here to leap to ... Read more...

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Britons say sorry eight times a day


September 14th, 2011 - 9:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Britain is a country of "over-apologetic" people who say sorry up to eight times a day. And most of the time for things that are not ... Read more...

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Science fiction movie “Another Earth” all set to release


July 22nd, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The science fiction movie Another Earth is set to hit the giant screens this weekend. The movie was first shown at the 27th Sundance Film Festival ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian honeymooner assured of ‘five-star’ treatment in South Africa


May 5th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5(ANI): Shrien Dewani, the Brit-Indian millionaire who has been charged with masterminding his wife's murder during their honeymoon in Cape Town last year, will stay in a private cell in ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian honeymooner wanted way out of marriage with murdered wife, claims gay escort


May 4th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): A gay escort has reportedly agreed to testify before a South African court about Brit-Indian honeymooner Shrien Dewani's confession that he needed to get out of his arranged ... Read more...

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Huntington-Whiteley grabs top spot on Maxim’s Hot 100 list!


May 4th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Model and actress Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has topped men's magazine Maxim's Hot 100 list for 2011.Rosie, 24, came up trumps on the list, which saw last year's ... Read more...

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One in twenty Brit women don’t know how to boil even an egg


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): A survey has found that one in twenty British women do not know how to boil an egg or prepare a cooked breakfast.The poll of 2,000 men and ... Read more...

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Delhi Daredevils set Kochi Tuskers 141-run target


May 2nd, 2011 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils scored 140/6 against Kochi Tuskers in the Indian Premier League (IPL) here Monday.Delhi lost its dangerous opening pair -- skipper Virender Sehwag ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian honeymooner detained with Britain’s worst child killers, rapists


April 29th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 29 (ANI): Brit-Indian honeymoon murder suspect Shrien Dewani is reportedly housed with some of Britain's worst child killers and perverts after being thrown out of London's Priory clinic on charges ... Read more...

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Daniel Radcliffe ‘was worried about new Potter book rumours’


April 27th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 27 (ANI): Daniel Radcliffe has admitted that he was 'worried' when he heard a rumour that J.K. Rowling was planning another 'Harry Potter' book and had to text the writer ... Read more...

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Brit Deputy PM Nick Clegg to be portrayed in new hip-hop musical


April 25th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 25 (ANI): British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is reportedly set to be portrayed as a tragic hero with all the swagger of a top rapper in a new hip-hop ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian honeymooner stopped mother-in-law from bidding adieu to murdered daughter


April 23rd, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 23 (ANI): The mother of the Indian-origin bride who was murdered during her honeymoon in Cape Town last year, has said that Anni Dewani's husband Shrien had an outrageous argument ... Read more...

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‘Mastermind’ audition fails to attract Bradford’s Brit-Asians


April 22nd, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 22 (ANI): 'Mastermind', Britain's 40-year-old successful quiz show, suffered a setback to broaden its ethnic reach, as it failed to gather Asian would-be participants to take part in the auditions. ... Read more...

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Brit Christian electrician wins battle to display cross in his van


April 22nd, 2011 - 11:35 am ICT by ANI
London, April 22 (ANI): A Christian electrician in the UK has won his fight to display a cross in his van following a nationwide outcry.The dramatic climbdown by Colin Atkinson's employers Wakefield ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian honeymooner being held at Bristol clinic under Mental Health Act


April 21st, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 21(ANI): Shrien Dewani, the Brit-Indian millionaire who has been charged with masterminding his wife's murder during their honeymoon in Cape Town last year, is being compulsorily held at Fromeside Clinic ... Read more...

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1 in 4 Brit kids ‘to live until their 100th birthday’


April 19th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): More than one in four children in Britain can now expect to live until 100th birthday,official figures have revealed.The extraordinary figure highlights a massive social change, with today's ... Read more...

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Sexy Russian spy Anna Chapman says she was proud to be British


April 16th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 16(ANI): Anna Chapman has broken her silence over life as a sexy Russian spy and claimed that she was proud to be British.Chapman became a United Kingdom citizen when she ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian honeymooner collapses after court hearing in London


April 15th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 15 (ANI): Brit-Indian honeymoon murder suspect, Shrien Dewani, collapsed and had to be helped by relatives into a car after a Westminster Magistrates Court heard how he had threatened to ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian honeymooner thrown out of London clinic after threatening to ‘punch’ nurse


April 15th, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 15 (ANI): Shrien Dewani, the Brit-Indian millionaire who has been charged with masterminding his wife's murder during their honeymoon in Cape Town last year, was thrown out of The Priory ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian honeymooner arrested following heated argument in London clinic


April 12th, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 12 (ANI): Shrien Dewani, the Brit-Indian millionaire who has been charged with masterminding his wife's murder during their honeymoon in Cape Town last year, has been arrested following a heated ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian honeymooner’s brother tried to get Shrien’s CCTV footage with convicted taxi driver


April 10th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Brother of Shrien Dewani, the Brit-Indian millionaire who is charged with masterminding his wife's murder during their honeymoon in Cape Town last year, had tried to obtain the ... Read more...

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18 pc Brit women drink more than recommended alcohol units a week


April 1st, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 1 (ANI): Figures from a recent survey has revealed that the proportion of UK women drinking more than the recommended levels has grown by a fifth in recent years.The figures, ... Read more...

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New Brit dads ’scared of taking paternity leave’ over career damage fears


March 28th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 28 (ANI): A research has shown that new fathers in the UK are too frightened of damaging their career or losing their job to take full paternity leave.New rules come ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson desperate to get rid of ‘Twilight’ contact lenses


March 25th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 25 (ANI): Robert Pattinson has revealed that he hates his 'Twilight' contact lenses.The actor wants to send the lenses into space after he wraps the vampire movie franchise.... Read more...

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Brit Tory couple outraged at suspension over posting pictures with golliwog dolls on Facebook


March 23rd, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): A Tory couple, who were considered prospective councillors, have resigned from the Conservative Party after being suspended for posting pictures of themselves holding golliwog dolls on Facebook.The ... Read more...

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Brit MP’s fear Libya war could last for 30 years


March 23rd, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 23 (ANI): Amid concerns of Tory MPs that the Libya war could last for 30 years, British Armed Forces Minister Nick Harvey has said that it is very uncertain how ... Read more...

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Brit Indian honeymooner placed in psychiatric care in London for own protection


March 16th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 16 (ANI): Prosecutors at Belmarsh Magistrates' Court in London have agreed to admit Shrien Dewani, the Brit-Indian millionaire charged with masterminding his wife's murder during their honeymoon in Cape Town ... Read more...

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Fanatics tell Brit Muslim girl in Miss Universe competition to ‘rot in hell’


March 11th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): A girl, who hopes to become the first Muslim to represent UK at the Miss Universe competition, has revealed that religious zealots, who are against her competing, ... Read more...

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Average Brit carries at least 3 useless keys


March 10th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the average Briton carries round nine keys - but has no idea what at least three of them open.It means there are ... Read more...

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Unhealthy lifestyle ‘cutting 12 yrs off average Brit’s life’


March 9th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): A new research has found that Britons are cutting 12 years off their lives due to unhealthy lifestyles.UK healthcare firm Bupa said that middle-aged women are among the ... Read more...

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US charity pays 26 Brit drug addicts to use contraception


March 9th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 9 (ANI): A US charity has claimed that it had paid 26 female drug addicts in UK to have contraceptive coils or implants fitted.Project Prevention said it had made initial ... Read more...

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