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Mentally ill can now become MPs in Britain


September 17th, 2012 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 16 (IANS) British lawmakers have unanimously voted to end "discrimination" against people suffering from mental illness, who will now be able to serve as members of parliament, in ... Read more...

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Labour leader Miliband’s office burgled


March 18th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 18 (IANS) The office of Labour Party leader Ed Miliband has been burgled, but the criminals found nothing, a media report said Sunday.A door was forced open Friday ... Read more...

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London worst place to do business, say top bankers


February 4th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 4 (IANS) The continuing row over bonuses is damaging Britain's reputation as a place to do business, leading international bankers has warned.Ministers have been accused of trying to ... Read more...

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British bank chief’s high bonus criticized (Lead)


January 28th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) Nearly one million pounds ($1.6 million) of share bonus given to Stephen Hester, boss of the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), was strongly criticized by ... Read more...

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British bank chief criticized over bonus


January 28th, 2012 - 3:34 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) Head of the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Stephen Hester has been criticized for receiving nearly one million pound bonus.The 963,000-pound share bonus is on ... Read more...

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British MPs tweet, and how!


August 1st, 2011 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) Tweeting seems to have become a near obsession with British parliamentarians, says a survey revealing that they spent 1,000 hours on Twitter last year.Liberal Democrats topped ... Read more...

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Cameron says hacking probe to be widened, regrets hiring Coulson (Second Lead)


July 20th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron Wednesday told members of the Commons that the probe into phone-hacking scandal would be widened, and "with hindsight" said ... Read more...

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Those involved in phone hacking must be prosecuted: Cameron


July 13th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron Wednesday told parliament a "firestorm" was engulfing parts of the media and police, and those who had committed the phone ... Read more...

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Ed Miliband ‘dated Andrew Marr’s super-injunction lover’


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): It has emerged that Labour leader Ed Miliband had a fling with the former lover of Andrew Marr involved in his 'super-injunction'.The two met about 10 years ... Read more...

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Labour MP distracts members at PM’s Questions with low-cut blouse


April 29th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 29 (ANI): A female MP is said to have distracted the attention of members at PM's Questions with her low-cut blouse, displaying a generous cleavage.Labour's Lisa Nandy, whose face ... Read more...

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Cameron labeled sexist for ‘calm down, dear’ jibe


April 28th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28(ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has been accused by Labour of "patronising, sexist, insulting and un-prime ministerial" behaviour after he told a shadow minister to "calm down, dear" ... Read more...

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Ed Miliband denies surgery is to make voice more appealing to voters


April 23rd, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 23 (ANI): British Labour Party leader Ed Miliband's office has denied he will undergo a surgery in an attempt to make his voice more appealing to voters.Earlier, it was claimed ... Read more...

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Ed Miliband to have nose surgery for better voice


April 22nd, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 22 (IANS) Labour Party leader Ed Miliband will have a nose operation that will help improve his voice, a media report said.Aides have advised Miliband to undergo the ... Read more...

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Lib Dem leader Clegg’s son asks him why he’s so unpopular


April 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 7 (ANI): Liberal Democratic Party leader and Britain's Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has revealed that he often 'cries regularly to music' and admitted that the vitriolic criticism levelled ... Read more...

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Over 1,900 people invited to William’s wedding


February 20th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 20 (IANS) Over 1,900 guests have been invited to the wedding of Britain's Prince William and Kate Middleton.Though their names have not been released, celebrities, leading politicians, heads of ... Read more...

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Ed Miliband likened to lizard for bizarre way he licks his lips


February 4th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): Ed Miliband, leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party, has been has been likened to a lizard because of his bizarre way of repeatedly licking his lips to ... Read more...

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I was too square to take drinks, drugs: Ed Miliband


January 31st, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): British politician Ed Miliband has revealed that he was too square to ever take drugs and drinks during his years at Oxford University.Miliband, 41, who confessed that ... Read more...

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Ed Miliband ‘thanks God’ he is not married to mother of his children


January 31st, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): British Labour Party politician Ed Miliband is said to have allegedly thanked God that he is not married to the mother of his children.Miliband, 41, had told men's ... Read more...

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Meryl Streep visits House of Commons for Margaret Thatcher role


January 21st, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): It seems Meryl Streep can go to any extent to portray a role with perfection.The legendary actress recently caused a stir at the Houses of Parliament, ... Read more...

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Prince William’s marriage could be disrupted by strikes


December 30th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): A union leader in Britain has warned that Prince William and Kate Middleton's marriage could be disrupted by strikes, as there will be protests against Government cuts ... Read more...

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Fuming Putin accuses England of ‘dirty tricks’ before 2018 World Cup bid


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London/Moscow, Dec. 2 (ANI): A fuming Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has accused England of launching a 'dirty tricks campaign' to secure its right to host the 2018 World Cup.The crunch ... Read more...

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UK Labour party to be first to allow public to vote in leadership contests


November 28th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.28 (ANI): Britain's Labour is to become the first major political party to open up its leadership elections to members of the public.According to The Telegraph, ordinary voters will be able ... Read more...

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Ed Miliband says he’s proud to be a ’socialist’


November 27th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 27 (ANI): UK Labour Party leader Ed Miliband said that he is a socialist, and added that he wanted to be a part of the student protests this week ... Read more...

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Hate preacher Anjem Choudary warns Ed Miliband over his views on Israel


October 3rd, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3 (ANI): Radical hate preacher Anjem Choudary has issued a warning just days after Ed Miliband became the first Jewish politician to lead the Labour Party.Speaking exclusively to The Daily ... 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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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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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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Miliband family feud could damage Labour Party


June 17th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): Labour Party sources have warned that the political feud between the Miliband brothers - David and Ed - over leadership, has the potential of damaging the party ... Read more...

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Miliband brothers bitching for Labour leadership


June 16th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 16 (ANI): Britain's former Education Secretary Ed Balls has claimed that the Miliband brothers - David and Ed -- are waging a verbal war against each other for the leadership ... Read more...

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Ed Miliband sneaks ahead in Labour leadership ‘battle of the brothers’


May 25th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 25 (ANI): Britain's Shadow Energy Secretary Ed Miliband has taken a psychological edge over his rivals for the Labour leadership by securing nominations from 35 MPs, two more than ... Read more...

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Britain’s first Bangladeshi MP target of ‘vile smears’


May 23rd, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 23(ANI): Britain's first Bangladeshi MP, Rushanara Ali, is being subjected to a vile Internet smear campaign by fellow Muslims attacking her for refusing to wear a headscarf.According to reports, comments ... Read more...

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Ed Miliband becomes latest victim of ‘Twitterjacking’ scam


February 27th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): British Labour politician Ed Miliband has become the latest victim to have his Twitter account hacked by wrongdoers who are bent on embarrassing politicians.The 'Twitterjacking' scam has caught ... Read more...

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