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Britain offers help to Brazil for World Cup, Olympics


August 17th, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 17 (IANS) Britain has offered to help Brazil prepare for the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympic Games.In a letter issued Thursday, the British consulate in ... Read more...

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Goa Police to probe if British woman was murdered


July 7th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 7 (IANS) Bowing to diplomatic pressure, Goa Police have reopened the case of a British woman's mysterious death here in April 2010 to find out if she was ... Read more...

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Eight held in Turkey for Al Qaeda ties


June 16th, 2012 - 5:14 am ICT by IANS
Ankara, June 16 (IANS/AKI) Eight people have been arrested in Turkey for allegedly having links with Al Qaeda, receiving training in terrorist camps and recruiting militants.The suspects were arrested in ... Read more...

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Hazare to reach Mumbai by Monday evening


December 26th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 26 (IANS) Amid contradictory reports on his health, Anna Hazare was expected to reach Mumbai Monday evening where preparations for his three-day fast are on."He (Hazare) will ... Read more...

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New York Police Commissioner issues honeymoon invitation to Wills, Kate


April 30th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 30 (ANI): New York's Police Commissioner has issued an invitation to Prince William and Kate Middleton to spend their honeymoon in the Big Apple.Raymond Kelly was asked by ... Read more...

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UK’s MI6 prepared Palestine Authority’s security strategy against Israel


January 26th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.26 (ANI): The Palestinian Authority's security strategy to crush Hamas and other armed groups on the West Bank was originally drawn up by Britain's intelligence service, MI6, papers leaked by Al-Jazeera ... Read more...

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‘Royal’ Qureshi fundraiser visit to New York cost ‘broke’ Pak over 20,000 dollars


August 25th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug.25 (ANI): While the country is begging for more funds from the international community to cope with the devastating floods, Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi spent thousands of dollars ... Read more...

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Pak intelligence agencies warn of attacks on US Embassy, British consulate


July 16th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 16 (ANI): Pakistan intelligence agencies have warned that extremists are on the look out for targeting foreign embassies and consulates besides attacking foreign workers involved in various projects across ... Read more...

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Gemma Arterton nearly quit Bond role


March 12th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 12 (ANI): Gemma Arterton had almost quit her role as a Bond girl in Quantum Of Solace when a movie executive disparaged her "common" accent.The star was cast as ... Read more...

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Briton found dead in Goa hotel room


February 17th, 2010 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 16 (IANS) A 41-year-old British national was found dead in his hotel room at Goa's popular coastal resort village of Calangute late Tuesday. Police suspect he committed suicide. The victim was ... Read more...

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British filmmaker arrested in Gaza Strip


February 15th, 2010 - 6:33 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, Feb 15 (DPA) Hamas security forces arrested a British filmmaker Sunday as he arrived to testify on behalf of a Palestinian militant accused of giving information to Israel, Palestinian and British ... Read more...

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British national found dead in Goa village


October 25th, 2009 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 25 (IANS) A 39-year-old British national was found dead in his guest house room in a popular coastal village in Goa Sunday, a police official said. The police suspect it ... Read more...

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Brit tourists seek boob job advice from embassies abroad!


August 13th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 13 (ANI): British embassies across the globe have received bizarre requests from Brit tourists, including one seeking advice on breast enlargement.The country's Foreign Office revealed some travellers left the embassy ... Read more...

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Clark rushed to South Africa to bolster depleted Oz squad


April 12th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Port Elizabeth, Apr 12 (ANI): Fast bowler Stuart Clark has been rushed to join Australia's one-day squad in South Africa as a replacement for injured pace bowler Brett Geeves.Clark, who missed all ... Read more...

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Prince Charles love letters sold for PS20k on eBay


March 21st, 2009 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21 (ANI): Love letters said to have written by Prince Charles to a former lover have sold for more than 20,000 pounds on eBay.The letters, which disclose Prince of ... Read more...

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Online auction of Prince Charles love letters sparks row


March 9th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): The online auction of love letters reportedly written by Britain''s Prince Charles has sparked a row.The prince allegedly sent the letters to Welsh-born Janet Jenkins, reports Contactmusic.One ... Read more...

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Now Prince Charles’ love letters to Canadian on sale


March 7th, 2009 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, March 7 (IANS) After the Gandhi memorabilia, love letters written by Prince Charles to a Canadian woman 30 years ago are now on sale. Up on eBay, the ... Read more...

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Prince Charles love letters up for grabs


March 6th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 6 (ANI): Love letters sent by Prince Charles to a girlfriend have been put up for sale on auction website eBay.One of the six letters was penned in 1980, ... Read more...

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Actress arrested with fake documents had struggling career


March 13th, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 13 (IANS) Tamil actress Flora Saini, arrested in Chennai earlier this week for allegedly forging documents to travel abroad, was a struggling actress in Bollywood before she shifted her base ... Read more...

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