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UK to tighten laws to deter terror funding

British Prime Minister David Cameron will announce plans on Wednesday to tighten the law to help stop charities being used as a front to raise funds for terrorist groups.

Paralysed man walks again after cell transplant

A paralysed Bulgarian man can walk again after receiving revolutionary treatment in Poland in a breakthrough hailed by one of the British scientists responsible as “more impressive than a man walking

British drones to spy over Syria

British drones deployed to counter ISIS jihadists in Iraq will also be used for surveillance over Syria to gather intelligence as part of efforts to protect national security from the terrorist threat

David Cameron hosts Diwali festivities

Diwali celebrations at 10 Downing Street in London hosted by Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday evening— PTI

British PM David Cameron has hosted the annual Diwali party at his official residence here extending greetings to over 8,00,000 Hindus living in the UK and thanking them for their contribution to the

Jose Manuel Barroso: UK EU exit would be historic mistake

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European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso told British Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday he risked upsetting allies and losing international clout if he pursued an anti-immigration agenda

Nico Hulkenberg to stay at Force India

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German driver Nico Hulkenberg is staying with the Force India team for the 2015 Formula One season, the team announced on Monday.

Burger, chips sent to space in balloon


Junk food in space! A London-based start-up has successfully launched the first ever burger and chips into space using a helium balloon the size of a two-bedroom house.

Liverpool survive QPR scare

Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling (right) and Steven Gerrard celebrate after QPR’s Steven Caulker scored an own goal. AP

Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling ended a difficult week on a high as the teenager inspired his side’s dramatic 3-2 win over QPR in an incredible finish featuring three goals in stoppage-time at Loftus Road

Jaguar Land Rover plans to set up factory in US

Tata Motors owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is working on an ambitious plan to set up a factory in the US, in a first for a British carmaker in the world's second-biggest automobile market.

Titanic items fetch many times £100,000


More than 100 rare Titanic items, including a menu from the ship’s first-class restaurant, have fetched several hundred thousand pounds at an auction in the UK, over a century after the ocean liner sa

Foreign funding of NGOs is a topic that never seems to lose currency.

The recent comments of Justice Markandey Katju, a retired Supreme Court judge, in support of the uniform civil code on the ground that the Muslim personal law is “barbaric, backward and unjust” has ra