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Sri Lanka rejects latest war crimes video


March 15th, 2012 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 15 (IANS) Sri Lanka Thursday rejected a new video aired on Britain's Channel 4 which levelled fresh allegations of war crimes against the country's leadership and military.In response ... Read more...

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Labour’s duo rated Britain’s sexiest MPs


September 19th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 19 (IANS) The Labour Party's Dan Jarvis and Luciana Berger have been rated Britain's sexiest parliamentarians.The dashing ex-Para, 38, and raven-haired beauty, 30, scored 96 and 90 out ... Read more...

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Indian-origin British MP faces electoral probe


September 15th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) Britain's Electoral Commission is looking into a case involving an Indian-origin British parliamentarian following allegations that the Indian tourism office donated 5,000 pounds for a party ... Read more...

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Labour spent government fund to teach officials drums


August 30th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 30 (IANS) The former Labour government in Britain spent 38,000 pounds (around $62,000) in five years to teach officials of the Foreign Office how to play drums, a ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan should do more to make Mumbai attackers accountable’ (Lead, superseding earlier story)


April 30th, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 30 (IANS) Asserting that Pakistan needs to do more to bring the 26/11 Mumbai terror attackers to justice, former British foreign secretary David Miliband has asked western ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan should do more to make Mumbai attackers accountable’


April 30th, 2011 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 30 (IANS) Asserting that Pakistan needs to do more to bring the 26/11 Mumbai terror attackers to justice, former British foreign secretary David Miliband has asked western ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton’s fondness for British Foreign Secretaries


April 16th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 16 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's fondness for British Foreign Secretaries has once again come into the limelight.Clinton, 63, had first admitted to having a crush on ... Read more...

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General Kayani major “obstacle” in almost done Indo-Pak deal on Kashmir


April 4th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr 4 (ANI): Pakistan Army Chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has been a major "obstacle" to an India-Pakistan deal on Kashmir, as both the neighbours were close to signing a ... Read more...

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David Miliband terms Gaddafi’s son’s LSE lecture in his father’s name “horrific”


March 7th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 7 (ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has said it was 'horific' to see that a London School of Economics lecture in the name of his father was delivered ... Read more...

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David Miliband joins Sunderland as non-executive vice-chairman


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 2(ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has joined the board of Premier League football club Sunderland as their non-executive vice chairman.Miliband, who was Foreign Secretary from 2007 to 2010, ... Read more...

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After Labor leadership defeat, David Miliband signs up for Sunderland FC


January 12th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.12 (ANI): Since younger brother Ed Miliband defeated him to win the Labour Party leadership, former British foreign secretary David Miliband has left everyone guessing about what he would be ... Read more...

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David Miliband approaches BBC for a TV role


January 9th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 9 (ANI): In a surprise move, Labour leadership candidate David Miliband is reportedly considering a role in television apparently with the intention of splashing water on brother Ed's hopes that ... Read more...

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David Miliband dismisses talk of move to Washington


December 30th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 30 (ANI): Former British foreign secretary David Miliband has quashed rumors of him becoming his country's next ambassador to the United States.There have been suggestions that the South Shields MP ... Read more...

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Former Brit Foreign Secretary Miliband may be offered US envoy post


December 28th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband could reportedly be offered the post of ambassador in Washington.Downing Street believes that Miliband, who is still recovering from being beaten ... Read more...

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US wrote off ex-British PM Brown for his ‘abysmal track record’: Wikileaks cables


December 3rd, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3(ANI): Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown was written off a year into his term by the United States, who mocked his 'abysmal track record' and treated his international ... Read more...

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‘Brinkley, Miliband pressed Zardari to send ISI chief to India following 26/11′: Cable


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 2 (ANI): Following the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, the then British Foreign Secretary, David Miliband, and Ambassador Robert Brinkley pressed Pakistan to send ISI MG Ahmed Shuja Pasha to India, ... Read more...

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Israel’s deputy PM cancels Britain trip to evade arrest


November 3rd, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) Israel's deputy prime minister Dan Meridor was forced to cancel his trip to Britain following warnings that he could be arrested for alleged war crimes, a media report ... Read more...

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David Miliband may quit politics


September 27th, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) David Miliband, who was defeated by younger brother Ed Miliband for the post of leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party, may quit politics, a media report said Monday. David ... Read more...

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UK Labour Party elects Ed Miliband as its new leader


September 26th, 2010 - 3:13 am ICT by BNO News
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) -- The UK Labour Party on Saturday afternoon elected Ed Miliband as its new leader, narrowly defeating his brother.A total of five people had campaigned to become the ... Read more...

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UK Labour Party elects Ed Miliband as its new leader


September 25th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by BNO News
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) -- The UK Labour Party on Saturday elected Ed Miliband as its new leader in a fourth round of voting.A total of five people had campaigned to become ... Read more...

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Ed Miliband emerges as favourite to be new Labour leader


September 25th, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
London, Sept.25 (ANI): British Labour Party politician and Member of Parliament for Doncaster North, Ed Miliband, is emerging as the favourite to defeat his brother David Miliband to be elected as ... Read more...

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Miliband in dock for allowing interrogations in ‘torture nations’


September 23rd, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 23(ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband faces fresh questions after it emerged that he gave the green light to proceed with intelligence-gathering operations in countries where there was a ... Read more...

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David Miliband named second sexiest Brit MP


September 21st, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 21 (ANI): British Labour Party politician David Miliband has been named as the second sexiest MP.Miliband, 45, scored 95 out of 100 for fanciability, after fresh-faced Tory millionaire Zac ... Read more...

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YouGov poll suggests Ed Miliband could be new Labour party chief


September 12th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.12 (ANI): Former British foreign minister David Miliband's smooth journey towards the Labour party leadership has been dealt a blow with a YouGov poll suggesting that younger brother Ed is ... Read more...

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Blair plotted to stop Brown from succeeding him as British PM: Report


August 29th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 29(ANI): Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair had reportedly attempted to prolong his time in 10 Downing Street and prevent Gordon Brown from succeeding him, following warning that George ... Read more...

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David Miliband hands out tips on ways to host a drinks-and-nibbles do


August 21st, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.21 (ANI): Would be Labour party leader David Miliband has reportedly taken a leaf out of US President Barack Obama's campaigning skills in the hope of winning support for his ... Read more...

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Miliband calls Cameron a ‘cuttlefish squirting out ink’ over Pakistan comments


August 1st, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 1(ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has criticized Prime Minister David Cameron, accusing him of being a "cuttlefish squirting out ink" over his remarks about Pakistan's record on ... Read more...

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Pak needs to come clean on ISI-Taliban link: Editorial


July 31st, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 31(ANI): After the leak of classified US military documents proved links between Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and the Taliban, an editorial in a leading Pakistan daily has said that ... Read more...

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David Miliband calls Cameron a ‘loudmouth’ over Pakistan comments


July 30th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30(ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has criticised Prime Minister David Cameron, accusing him of being a "loudmouth" over his remarks about Pakistan's record on terrorism."Well, I think ... Read more...

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British PM rules out mediation on Kashmir


July 29th, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) A day before he holds talks here, British Prime Minister David Cameron Wednesday ruled out any bid by Britain to mediate on the Kashmir dispute and ... Read more...

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Dont mention Kashmir, poverty in India, Cameron advised


July 28th, 2010 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, July 28 (IANS) Look out for the "elephant traps" in India, dont mention Kashmir and avoid patronising references to poverty. Dont dare criticise and instead talk of ... Read more...

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Cameron gets last-minute tips for India trip


July 28th, 2010 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, July 27 (IANS) For the past two days the British media has been full of tips to Prime Minister David Cameron on how not to rattle India if ... Read more...

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David Miliband emerges as favourite to take over Labour leadership


July 21st, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): Britain's shadow foreign secretary, David Miliband, is the preferred choice of business leaders and ordinary voters to secure the Labour leadership, two opinion polls have found.There ... Read more...

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David Miliband accuses Gordon Brown of lacking “moral seriousness” as PM


July 10th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): The Labour leadership candidate David Miliband has made his most outspoken attack on former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, saying he lacked the "moral seriousness" he had ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi’s 40th birthday grand affair in Uttar Pradesh


June 19th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 19 (IANS) The Congress in Uttar Pradesh Saturday took out marches and organised blood-donation camps, besides distributing sweets, fruits and medicines amongst the poor on the occasion of party ... Read more...

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