13 Aug 2011
The circulation of British tabloids has shot up after media baron Rupert Murdoch closed down News of the World in July in the wake of the phone-hacking scandal, latest industry figures show. The Sunday Mirror picked up the most new customers with average sales for July of 1,786,454 copies almost 700,000 more than in June.
05 Apr 2016
Mumbai: RBI today said the ongoing Assembly poll in five states is one of the reasons for a spike in cash in people's hands and it is studying the matter thoroughly.
14 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj took to Twitter on Wednesday to take up the case of a British couple who had a baby through surrogacy in India, but may be forced to leave her in an orphanage because of delay in getting a British passport for her.
05 Sep 2016
Hangzhou: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's marathon round of meetings starts with bilateral meet with British counterpart Theresa May on the sidelines of G20 summit in Hangzhou, China on Monday. PM Modi is also scheduled to call on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Argentina President Mauricio Macri on Monday noon.
17 Aug 2016
Mumbai: An underground British era bunker measuring 150-meter in length which had been closed for several decades was discovered by Maharashtra Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao inside the Raj Bhavan complex at Malabar Hill.
24 Jun 2016
London: Leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP), Nigel Farage today said that British Prime Minister David Cameron should resign "immediately" if the 'Leave' vote wins in the European Union (EU) referendum resulting in the country's exit.
13 Aug 2016
New Delhi: British Secretary of State for International Development Priti Patel called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday. "A morning for diplomacy. After Chinese FM, UK Secy of State for Intrnational Development @patelforwitham calls on PM," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted.
23 Jun 2016
Canberra: Australia's British expats could play a vital role in whether or not Britain remains in the European Union (EU), as around 1.2 million British citizens living here are eligible to vote in the landmark referendum today.
21 Jun 2016
Los Angeles: A 19-year-old Britsh man has been charged for trying to grab a police officer's gun at a Donald Trump rally in Las Vegas in a bid to kill the presumptive Republican presidential nominee.
13 Apr 2016
New Delhi: April 13, 1919, almost two thousand people, including women, and children had gathered at the Jallianwala Bagh, in the vicinity of the Golden Temple complex to celebrate Baisakhi. They were totally unaware of what was about to befall. General R.S.H Dyre, with fifty armed soldiers entered the place and without issuing any warning ordered the soldiers to open fire on the celebrating crowd. According to unconfirmed reports, more than a thousand people died while many were wounded.