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Sri Lanka rejects latest war crimes video


March 15th, 2012 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 15 (IANS) Sri Lanka Thursday rejected a new video aired on Britain's Channel 4 which levelled fresh allegations of war crimes against the country's leadership and military.In response ... Read more...

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Labour’s duo rated Britain’s sexiest MPs


September 19th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 19 (IANS) The Labour Party's Dan Jarvis and Luciana Berger have been rated Britain's sexiest parliamentarians.The dashing ex-Para, 38, and raven-haired beauty, 30, scored 96 and 90 out ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan should do more to make Mumbai attackers accountable’ (Lead, superseding earlier story)


April 30th, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 30 (IANS) Asserting that Pakistan needs to do more to bring the 26/11 Mumbai terror attackers to justice, former British foreign secretary David Miliband has asked western ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan should do more to make Mumbai attackers accountable’


April 30th, 2011 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 30 (IANS) Asserting that Pakistan needs to do more to bring the 26/11 Mumbai terror attackers to justice, former British foreign secretary David Miliband has asked western ... Read more...

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David Miliband terms Gaddafi’s son’s LSE lecture in his father’s name “horrific”


March 7th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 7 (ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has said it was 'horific' to see that a London School of Economics lecture in the name of his father was delivered ... Read more...

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David Miliband joins Sunderland as non-executive vice-chairman


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 2(ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has joined the board of Premier League football club Sunderland as their non-executive vice chairman.Miliband, who was Foreign Secretary from 2007 to 2010, ... Read more...

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After Labor leadership defeat, David Miliband signs up for Sunderland FC


January 12th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.12 (ANI): Since younger brother Ed Miliband defeated him to win the Labour Party leadership, former British foreign secretary David Miliband has left everyone guessing about what he would be ... Read more...

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David Miliband dismisses talk of move to Washington


December 30th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 30 (ANI): Former British foreign secretary David Miliband has quashed rumors of him becoming his country's next ambassador to the United States.There have been suggestions that the South Shields MP ... Read more...

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Former Brit Foreign Secretary Miliband may be offered US envoy post


December 28th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband could reportedly be offered the post of ambassador in Washington.Downing Street believes that Miliband, who is still recovering from being beaten ... Read more...

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‘Brinkley, Miliband pressed Zardari to send ISI chief to India following 26/11′: Cable


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 2 (ANI): Following the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, the then British Foreign Secretary, David Miliband, and Ambassador Robert Brinkley pressed Pakistan to send ISI MG Ahmed Shuja Pasha to India, ... Read more...

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Queen Elizabeth II found movies dreadful


November 7th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 7 (IANS) In the early years of her reign, Queen Elizabeth II found the movies so dreadful that she complained to then prime minister Winston Churchill during an audience at ... Read more...

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Repatriation of tribal refugees to Mizoram begins


November 4th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala/Aizawl, Nov 4 (IANS) The much-awaited repatriation of tribal refugees from Tripura to Mizoram has begun even as the uncertainty over the return of all migrants looms large, officials said Thursday.Out ... Read more...

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Israel’s deputy PM cancels Britain trip to evade arrest


November 3rd, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) Israel's deputy prime minister Dan Meridor was forced to cancel his trip to Britain following warnings that he could be arrested for alleged war crimes, a media report ... Read more...

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Freed UK criminals going on rape, murder sprees despite being under supervision


October 28th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): Dangerous criminals let out of prisons in the UK committed 196 serious offences, including rape and murder last year while under the supervision of police and other authorities, ... Read more...

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Miliband in dock for allowing interrogations in ‘torture nations’


September 23rd, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 23(ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband faces fresh questions after it emerged that he gave the green light to proceed with intelligence-gathering operations in countries where there was a ... Read more...

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Miliband calls Cameron a ‘cuttlefish squirting out ink’ over Pakistan comments


August 1st, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 1(ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has criticized Prime Minister David Cameron, accusing him of being a "cuttlefish squirting out ink" over his remarks about Pakistan's record on ... Read more...

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David Miliband calls Cameron a ‘loudmouth’ over Pakistan comments


July 30th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30(ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has criticised Prime Minister David Cameron, accusing him of being a "loudmouth" over his remarks about Pakistan's record on terrorism."Well, I think ... Read more...

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British PM rules out mediation on Kashmir


July 29th, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) A day before he holds talks here, British Prime Minister David Cameron Wednesday ruled out any bid by Britain to mediate on the Kashmir dispute and ... 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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UK Govt. to review controversial stop-search counter-terrorism laws


June 11th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 11 (ANI): The British Government has said it will review counter-terrorism laws after it emerged that security and law enforcement forces across the country have misused the controversial powers.Police ... Read more...

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England’s gay Treasury chief spent over 40k pounds on lover’s apartments


May 29th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 29 (ANI): England's gay Treasury Chief Secretary, David Laws, has landed himself in a mess after it was discovered that he had been claiming up to 950 pounds a month ... 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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‘Pak efforts have eliminated Taliban strongholds in Swat, Waziristan’


May 23rd, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 23 (ANI): Taliban strongholds in Swat and South Waziristan have been eliminated by the Pakistani military's action, US Counter Terrorism Coordinator Daniel Benjamin has said.Benjamin said that Washington's assistance ... Read more...

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David Miliband to run for Labour party leader


May 13th, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (DPA) The race for the leadership of Britain's opposition Labour party began Wednesday with the former foreign secretary David Miliband announcing his candidacy to succeed Gordon Brown. Miliband, 44, ... Read more...

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Bill Gates to visit Amethi with Rahul Gandhi Tuesday


May 11th, 2010 - 1:48 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 11 (IANS) Microsoft chief Bill Gates will join Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi on a visit to his parliamentary constituency, Amethi, in Uttar Pradesh Tuesday. The visit was kept a ... Read more...

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Miliband may attempt to take over from Brown: Report


May 7th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) With the Labour party prepared for electoral losses, Foreign Secretary David Miliband was closely looking at the voters' verdict as he may challenge Gordon Brown, a media ... Read more...

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Miliband may take over from Brown: Report (Lead)


May 7th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) With the Labour party suffering heavy electoral losses, Foreign Secretary David Miliband was set to challenge Prime Minister Gordon Brown for the party leadership, a report said ... Read more...

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Labour looking for coalition as exit polls predict a hung parliament


May 7th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 7 (ANI): Britain might be heading for its first hung parliament in 36 years if exit poll predictions are to be gone by.As the election counting begins in a ... Read more...

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Labour woos Liberal Democrats in bid to retain power


May 7th, 2010 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) Labour seemed to be reaching out to the Liberal Democrats in an apparent last ditch bid to retain power with a senior Labour leader saying he has "no ... Read more...

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Papal-branded condoms suggestion stirs row, Britain sorry


April 25th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 25 (IANS) The British government has offered an apology to the Pope over a secret document that, poking fun at his forthcoming visit to the country, suggested he launch Papal-branded ... Read more...

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British Govt. apologises to Pope over launching Papal-branded condoms gaffe


April 25th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 25 (ANI): The British Government has apologised to the Pope for suggesting that he should bless a gay marriage and even launch Papal-branded condoms.The shocking proposals were contained in ... Read more...

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UK would not have invaded Iraq ‘if we knew what we know now’: Miliband


April 20th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 20(ANI): British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has said that the UK would not have invaded Iraq in 2003, if it had been clear that the then-Iraqi President Saddam Hussein ... Read more...

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Britain not to meddle in Indo-Pak ties


April 9th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.9 (ANI): Britain has clarified that it would not mediate between India and Pakistan over long pending issues between them, including Kashmir.Interacting with media persons after visiting the Islamic Centre here, ... Read more...

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Brown not to attend nuclear security summit in US


April 6th, 2010 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (DPA) Prime Minister Gordon Brown will not attend next week's nuclear security summit in Washington due to commitments in Britain's election campaign, sending Foreign Secretary David Miliband in ... Read more...

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UK parliament’s first gay MP wedding


March 28th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 28 (ANI): Europe Minister Chris Bryant got married to partner Jared Cranney in the first civil partnership at the Palace of Westminster.They couple tied the knot in the MPs' Dining ... Read more...

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