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Honda all set to invest in UK


September 6th, 2012 - 11:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sep 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The manufacturer of the Jaguar and LandRover models has decided to improve their production plant around Birmingham. On the other, hand Honda has also made ample plans ... Read more...

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Raiding embassy for Assange will be ’suicidal’, Ecuador tells UK


August 21st, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) It would be "suicide" for Britain to enter Ecuador's embassy in London to arrest WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, Ecuador President Rafael Correa has warned.Correa warned such ... Read more...

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Study reveals that recession is to be blamed for 1,000 suicides in UK


August 16th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Suicides are very delicate cases that need to be handled with care. When you know a person who wants to commit suicide you need to have knowledgeable ... Read more...

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Support for Games offers promise of social legacy for UK


August 12th, 2012 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) The Olympic Games have slowly but surely won the hearts and minds of the British public over the last 16 days.If less than half of Britons ... Read more...

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Victoria’s Secret’s store opens in UK


July 24th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Victoria Secret store has finally opened in United Kingdom. It will be located in London’s Stratford region. The inauguration is said to be pretty low-key as ... Read more...

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Asif rules out taking asylum in UK


June 6th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) Former Pakistani paceman Muhammad Asif says he is not seeking asylum in Britain and wants to return home as soon as possible.Asif was released from prison ... Read more...

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Calling someone ‘fat’ could become a hate crime in UK


May 30th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The leading charity Central YMCA is supporting the plans of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Body Image, which could soon make the use of words like ... Read more...

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Beckham, five young guns to bring Olympic Flame to UK


May 16th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (IANS) The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) confirmed Wednesday that David Beckham will attend the Olympic Flame Handover Ceremony in ... Read more...

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Vehicle exhaust kills more people than accidents


April 20th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 20 (IANS) Vehicular exhausts and emissions from planes and powerplants kill 13,000 people prematurely in the UK every year, says a study. Researchers analyzed data from 2005, the ... Read more...

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Many Britons think that Mount Everest is in UK


March 16th, 2012 - 12:06 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Study reveals that many Britons think that the highest peak in the world – Mount Everest is in their own country – UK, rather than Nepal.The study ... Read more...

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Schmallenberg virus manages to kill thousands of lambs in UK


February 27th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thousands of lambs have been killed in England following an outbreak of the deadly schmallenberg virus. The virus has been confirmed in about 74 farms in the ... Read more...

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Duff beer goes on sale in the UK


February 23rd, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Simpsons recently reached the 500th episode milestone and fans in the United Kingdom were presented with the perfect drink to celebrate it. For more than 20 ... Read more...

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Student loan penalty plan abandoned in UK


February 16th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A controversial measure by the UK government to punish students who pay off their student loans early has been abandoned, several media outlets report. The government was ... Read more...

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Snow traps cars on the M40 in UK


February 6th, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The current snowstorm in Europe is having massive impact on the way of life of many people. For some unfortunate British motorists who found themselves on M40 ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Michelle Williams is the cover girl of Elle UK


October 31st, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Oct 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Michelle Williams has been featured at the cover of the 2011 edition of the magazine Elle UK. The 31-year-old spoke to the magazine about several range ... Read more...

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Sheep rustling is on the rise in UK


October 4th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Farmers in Britain and Scotland are being forced to count their losses after the incidents of sheep rustling rose by more than 80 percent. The first eight ... Read more...

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Child sex abuse convictions surge in UK


September 3rd, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 2 (IANS) The number of individuals found guilty of sex offences on children under 16 in England and Wales has risen by nearly 60 percent in last six ... Read more...

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Poll reveals that Princess Diana is the favorite royal in UK


August 31st, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Almost 14 years after passing away following a fatal auto crash, Princess Diana still holds a special place in the hearts of Brits. A new poll suggests ... Read more...

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CD ripping about to be legal in UK


August 3rd, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After so much protests, the UK government is finally making reforms to the country’s copyright laws to make the transfer of media from CD to other devices ... Read more...

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Cee Lo Green denies signing any deal with ‘The Voice UK’


July 7th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Hollywood Reporter has reported that contrary to recent media reports, Cee Lo Green has not signed any official deal to be on the UK version of ... Read more...

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Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe is the richest actor under 30 in UK


May 11th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) “Harry Potter” star Daniel Radcliffe has been named the richest actor under the age of 30 years. Radcliffe is estimated to be worth £48 million. He is ... Read more...

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‘Missing’ Nepali coir surfaces three days on in UK


April 30th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30 (ANI): A Nepalese choir group, whose disappearance from Heathrow Airport had left organisers of the Cornwall International Male Voice Choral Festival in Britain disappointed and shocked, are reportedly on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Household tasks still divided on traditional lines in UK


April 18th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 18 (ANI): A survey has shown that household tasks are still divided on traditional lines in Britain, with men doing DIY and lawn mowing while women are stuck with dusting ... Read more...

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World’s first ever carbon neutral bra goes on sale in UK


April 14th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 14 (ANI): With Earth Day just over a week away, a leading retailer in the UK has already given shoppers an eco-makeover.Marks and Spencer has made 'going green' even easier ... Read more...

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Gaddafi regime facing collapse as 12 ministers set to defect to UK


April 1st, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.1 (ANI): Libyan security sources have said that around a dozen senior officials are expected to abandon Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's inner circle, leaving his regime on the verge of collapse. ... Read more...

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More than one pub closing every day in the UK


March 28th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 28 (ANI): One bar or pub closed every day in Britain in 2010, and according to a study, the number of restaurants, bars, pubs and nightclubs giving up their alcohol ... Read more...

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Number of armed teens doubles in a decade in UK


March 20th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 20 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that the number of teenagers convicted for carrying knives has doubled in a decade in England.Courts are finding under-18s guilty of carrying knives ... Read more...

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Complaints against estate agents are very high in UK


March 16th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) More people are registering their complaints with the service that they receive from estate agents in the United Kingdom, according to the body that receives such complaints.According ... Read more...

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Wealthy foreigners and entrepreneurs offered fast track to settle in UK


March 16th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.16 (ANI): Wealthy foreigners and entrepreneurs will be offered a fast track route to settle in Britain as per new immigration rules.The "super investors" will be given the right to stay ... Read more...

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US woman jailed for abusing daughter, 2, on web-cam as teen watched in UK


March 16th, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 16 (ANI): A woman in the US has been jailed for 20-years after she sexually abused her 2-year-old daughter while a teenager in UK watched her live via a web-cam.Julie ... Read more...

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‘Pocket money bras’ for 8-yr-olds in UK


March 14th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 14 (ANI): Fashion giant Matalan has come under scanner after it emerged that the company is selling padded bras for girls as young as eight.An investigation by the Sun found ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bhatti’s murder “a new low point” in Pak’s struggle against religious extremism: UK


March 3rd, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 3(ANI): The United Kingdom has said the assassination of Pakistan's Minority Affairs Minister Shahbaz Bhatti "marks a new low point" in the country's struggle against violent religious extremism, and "poses ... Read more...

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Qaeda Brit martyr’s online video heightens fears of terror attack on UK


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 2 (ANI): British Intelligence outfit MI5 is looking out for a British Muslim who has appeared in an online video released by al-Qaeda.The new video projects a man, identified only ... Read more...

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The ‘Bownessie’ monster sighted again in UK


February 26th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25 (ANI): In less than a week after being snapped, a mystery lake monster dubbed 'Bownessie' has been sighted again.Holidaymaker Brian Arton described seeing something 'dark with humps' sitting 300 ... Read more...

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‘Sex dungeon’ discovered during cottage raid in UK


February 25th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25 (ANI): Police have discovered a masochistic sex dungeon when they raided a quiet country cottage in Britain on the suspicion of being a brothel.They found whips, masks, spanking paddles, ... Read more...

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