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.
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.
17 Sep 2016
London: A 24-year-old transgender soldier has become the first woman to serve on the frontline with the British Army. Chloe Allen joined the Scots Guards as a man in 2012 but began hormone therapy in the last month, and has officially changed her name.
03 Sep 2016
London: Fashion designer Victoria Beckham has revealed she was drunk the first time she met her husband David Beckham, but says it was still "love at first sight".
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.
07 Sep 2016
Kolkata: The car in which Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose had made his 'great escape' from his ancestral house in 1941 when he was under house arrest by the then British government, is being restored by his family.
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.
02 Sep 2016
London: Believe it or not, but Android smartphone users have greater levels of honesty and humility, agreeableness and openness personality traits, but are seen as less extroverted than Apple iPhone users, an interesting study has revealed.
18 Aug 2016
New Delhi: BJP has faced more adversities in Independent India as compared to what Congress would have during the British rule, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday and lamented that every effort of his party was seen in "bad light".