08 Dec 2014
Cape Town: British-Indian millionaire Shrien Dewani, accused of hiring hitmen to kill his Indo-Swedish bride during their honeymoon here in 2010, was acquitted today by a South African court that dismissed the case against him, ending a four-year-long dramatic murder saga.
03 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Identifying obsolete Acts, the Law Commission on Monday recommended repeal of 73 more statutes, including the one which prescribed punishment for those who dissuaded people from taking part in wars in which the British Empire was engaged, taking the number of such laws to 258.
02 Nov 2014
Berlin: German Chancellor Angela Merkel has warned British Prime Minister David Cameron he is approaching a "point of no return" with the European Union over his immigration proposals, a report said on Sunday.
18 Aug 2014
London: Britain will not send ground forces to intervene in the crisis in Iraq, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday.
04 Dec 2014
London: The British government slapped a new tax rate on multinational companies that seek to avoid paying their fair share to Treasury coffers.
28 Oct 2014
London: A 28-year-old man, who caused a security alert after running into British Prime Minister David Cameron, has said he had "no idea" that it was the premier he had collided with and was just jogging to the gym.
18 Sep 2014
New Delhi: British Airways announced a flash one-day sale on Thursday, offering massive discount of up to 90 percent on return tickets between Mumbai and London to commemorate nine decades of its India operations.
28 Nov 2014
Ahmedabad: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan paid tribute to poet father Harivansh Rai Bachchan on his 107th anniversary on Thursday, calling him a unique genius.
27 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The lower-than-expected hike in natural gas prices is "inconsistent" with the contract that government has signed with oil and gas explorers, said London- listed Hardy Oil, which partners Reliance Industries and BP in a KG basin gas discovery block.
10 Dec 2014
Melbourne: Shirtfront - a word that rose to prominence after Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott threatened to 'shirtfront' Russian President Vladimir Putin -has been named Australia's 2014 word of the year.