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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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Nelson Mandela was dismayed when “small man” Bush invaded Iraq


November 12th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): Nelson Mandela had reportedly condemned former US President George W Bush as a "small man" who was seeking to dominate the world over his decision to invade Iraq, ... Read more...

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Mandela ‘breathed fire’ over Britain’s role in Iraq, says ex-minister


September 13th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.13 (ANI): Former South African president Nelson Mandela is reported to have picked up the phone and called London to spell out his anger about the decision to join the US-led ... Read more...

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Hydrogen Highway all set to debut in South Wales


February 16th, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
South Wales, Feb 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The UK government is going green. They are promoting the usage of alternative fuels, in their apparent bid to safeguard the environment. The Welsh Secretary ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

‘Hydrogen Highway’ In South Wales To Promote Renewable Fuel


February 15th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Wales, Feb 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Conservation of non-renewable source of energy and saving the environment has become one of the greatest concerns for all countries. As per the reports, the ... Read more...

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We’ll pack you off to South Pole: BNP leader told on BBC show


October 23rd, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Oct 23 (IANS) The leader of the anti-immigrant British National Party (BNP) was booed, jeered and scorned by the studio audience of a popular television show ... Read more...

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Protests mount as BBC invites anti-immigration leader


October 21st, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Oct 21 (IANS) Anti-racist campaigners prepared to stage a demonstration outside the television studios of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) Thursday over its controversial plans to host ... Read more...

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Britan’s Labour Party sees sharp drop in European vote


June 8th, 2009 - 6:26 am ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (DPA) Britain's ruling Labour Party appeared Sunday to be heading for a mauling in the elections for the European Parliament as first results showed a sharp fall in ... Read more...

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Lord Falconer suggests Gordon Brown to step down


June 7th, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 7 (ANI): Former Lord Chancellor Lord Falconer has suggested British Prime Minister Gordon Brown to step down from leadership in a bid to reunite the Labour party."I think we ... Read more...

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Mugabe, Tsvangirai agree to share power after a decade of bitter enmity


September 12th, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 12 (ANI): Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe and opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai have agreed to share power after a decade of bitter enmity and a brutal election campaign that saw ... Read more...

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