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British war veteran fined for peeing on war memorial


February 22nd, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) A veteran of the Royal Air Force (RAF), the aerial warfare service branch of the British military, has been fined 115 pounds ($180) for urinating on ... Read more...

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British soldier killed by Afghan boy for $80


August 7th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) A British soldier was blown up by a boy in Afghanistan for just $80 he was promised for the act, a media report said.Stephen Curley, ... Read more...

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John Milton’s 160-year-old poetry book covered in skin of hanged murderer


February 26th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 26 (ANI): To the naked eye, it appears to be like any other book from the 19th century - but a closer inspection of the 1852 edition of The Poetical ... Read more...

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Brit man who had sex with horse escapes jail


January 30th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 30 (ANI): A Brit man, who admitted that he had sex with a horse, has escaped jail.26-year-old Derek Woods was caught after police rigged up a paddock with secret cameras ... Read more...

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Grand Hindu temple planned in England


January 16th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 16 (ANI): A majestic multi-million pound Hindu temple and community center is reportedly being planned for Exeter (Devon, United Kingdom).Claimed to be "one of a kind in Europe" when ... Read more...

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Brit woman sells excess breast milk with ‘healing properties’ online


June 10th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 10 (ANI): A British woman has found a novel way of making money and dispensing off her excess breast milk - by selling it online.According to the Daily Mail, ... Read more...

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Duke of Edinburgh asks navy cadet if she worked in a strip club!


March 12th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 12 (ANI): A female sea cadet was surprised when the Duke of Edinburgh asked her if she worked at a strip club.Prince Philip threw the question before Elizabeth Rendle, 24, ... Read more...

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Now, see your lamb being conceived, born, butchered and delivered to your door!


November 28th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 28 (ANI): Taking cue from growing vegetables for own consumption, a Brit farmer is offering a "Grow Your Own Lamb" service that allows meat lovers to see the animal being ... Read more...

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13yr-old UK schoolgirl hit by dementia


September 12th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 12 (ANI): She is just 13 years old, but displays the same symptoms as a 70-year-old suffering from Alzheimer's disease.Stuck down by the early onset of dementia at this tender ... Read more...

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UK Police probing how Pak extremists radicalized restaurant bomber


December 13th, 2008 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.13 (ANI): British Police have launched an investigation in Pakistan to hunt down two men suspected of radicalising nail bomber Nicky Reilly. The Telegraph quoted officers as saying that they ... Read more...

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Couple with combined age of 179 become Britain’’s oldest newlyweds!


November 28th, 2008 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 28 (ANI): A couple with a combined age of 179 have tied the knot to become Britain''s oldest newlyweds.John Dawkins, 89, and his bride Penny Cooper, 90, entered ... Read more...

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Meet the toy-mad Brit who has a collection of two million Lego bricks!


September 24th, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 24 (ANI): A toy-mad Briton has the biggest-ever private collection of Lego toys - containing over two million bricks. Darren Smith, 32, started collecting the colourful building blocks aged five ... Read more...

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Henry VIII’’s PS1m chain shows his benevolent side


August 21st, 2008 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 21 (ANI): His merciless punishments for his enemies are well documented but not much is known about Henry VIII''s benevolent side. When the king used to be happy with the ... Read more...

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The pub goldfish that swims upside down!


August 8th, 2008 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London , Aug 8 (ANI): A pub Down Under is drawing large number of people, not because it is serving free alcohol, but due to the antics of the bar landlords ... Read more...

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30,000 pound compensation for woman harassed for big chest


July 19th, 2008 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) A woman who went into depression because her boss repeatedly criticised her big breasts has been awarded a compensation of 30,000 pounds ($60,000) by an employment tribunal. Estate ... Read more...

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Britain reeling under fuel shortage (Lead)


June 17th, 2008 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 17 (IANS) A fuel strike in Britain ended Tuesday morning, but it will be sometime before petrol can reach hundreds of empty pumps across country while people have ... Read more...

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Fuel shortage drives people off roads in Britain


June 17th, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 17 (IANS) Fuel shortages across Britain have forced people off the roads and left them looking for alternative fuels like vegetable oil as hundreds of petrol pumps have ... Read more...

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