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Britain mulls moving out foreign criminals


April 9th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) Foreign criminals, using human rights laws to stay in Britain, are likely to be booted out under new measures being taken by the government, a top ... Read more...

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Britain fears issuing passports to terror suspects


April 6th, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) Britain could find itself compelled to issue passports to suspected foreigners unless secret court hearings were allowed, a media report said Friday.Home Secretary Theresa May and ... Read more...

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Carrying knife in Britain rarely invites jail


September 2nd, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 2 (IANS) Less than one in five thugs, who are caught carrying knives, faces jail term in Britain, official figures have revealed.With just 19.7 percent being locked up, ... Read more...

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UK man with 578 convictions never jailed by criminal justice system


January 29th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): A man in Britain, who has been convicted 578 times, has never seen the inside of a prison because the criminal justice system did not think it was ... Read more...

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Tamil activists seek arrest of Rajapaksa during Britain visit over last year’s war crimes


December 1st, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): Lawyers working for Tamil activists are reportedly trying to obtain an arrest warrant against Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa and one of his senior associates, who have arrived ... Read more...

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Prisoners in Britain will be forced to work


October 5th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 5 (IANS) Prisoners in Britain will be forced to work full-time to pay compensation to their victims, a media report said Tuesday.The veteran Tory cabinet minister, Justice Secretary Ken Clarke ... Read more...

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Tory minister’s plans to ask UK taxpapers to fund comedy workshops, prisoners’ parties slammed


July 23rd, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): A Tory minister has angered British taxpayers by demanding that they fund comedy workshops and party nights for prisoners.According to the Daily Mail, Crispin Blunt, who is ... Read more...

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Keeping inmates in prison costs Brit taxpayers more than a place at Eton!


June 30th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): Keeping an inmate in prison costs Brit taxpayers 38,000 pounds a year, which is more than a place at Eton, Justice Secretary Ken Clarke is expected to reveal ... Read more...

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British Conservative Party leader meets Indian CEOs


June 16th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) The man tipped to be the next prime minister of Britain met with key Europe-based CEOs of Indian companies Monday, and promised to make Britain more business-friendly if ... Read more...

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Now, Archbishop of Cantebury’s own flock want him to quit


February 11th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb.11 (ANI): Members of the Archbishop of Canterburys own flock are now saying that he should resign over his controversial comments, the focus of whic was the inclusion of some aspects ... Read more...

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