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Liam Fox steps down as defence secretary

October 15th, 2011 - 2:44 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 15 (IANS) Britain's Defence Secretary Liam Fox resigned Friday after facing pressure over his working relationship with friend and self-styled adviser Adam Werritty, BBC reported.The defence ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

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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Brown asked to investigate legitimacy of Blair’s companies

November 15th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov. 15 (ANI): British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has been asked to investigate the legitimacy of his predecessor Tony Blair's multi-million pound companies and partnerships, which he set up after ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pak origin Brit minister in the dock for failing to disclose information about expenses

June 12th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 12 (ANI): Britain's new Communities Minister of Pakistani origin, Shahid Malik, failed to disclose information about his use of parliamentary expenses to the official inquiry that cleared him of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ex-Brit judge says US and UK acted as ”vigilantes” in Iraq invasion

November 18th, 2008 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.18 (ANI): One of Britain''s most authoritative judicial figures on Monday accused both Britain and the United States of acting like "world vigilantes". Former senior Law Lord Bingham said in his ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |