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UK: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi escapes Mosul

Islamic State’s reclusive chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has escaped from the terrorist group’s stronghold of Mosul as the Iraqi Army advanced for a final assault, British foreign secretary Boris Johnson

05 Nov 2016 6:37 AM

UK tightens visa norms, worries India Inc

In a crackdown to curb its soaring immigration figures, the UK government has announced changes to its visa policy for non-EU nationals, which will affect a large number of Indians, especially IT prof

05 Nov 2016 5:48 AM

Europa League: Turkish torture for Red Devils

Fenerbahce‘s Jeremain Lens scores past the Manchester United ‘wall’ in their Europa League Group A match in Istanbul on Thursday. The hosts won 2-1. (Photo: AP )

05 Nov 2016 2:45 AM

A pack a day causes 150 mutations in lung cells

People who smoke one packet of cigarettes a day may develop as many as 150 extra mutations in their lungs every year which can eventually lead to cancer, a new study has warned.

05 Nov 2016 1:00 AM

UK plans EU exit, Brexit enters Collins hall of fame

Brexit was on Thursday named word the year by Collins dictionary citing “unprecedented surge” in its use beating tough competition from Trumpism.

04 Nov 2016 10:35 AM

MPs must approve Brexit: UK court

The high court in London ruled on Thursday that the British government alone cannot start the process of leaving the European Union, but requires the approval of Parliament, in a landmark judgment tha

04 Nov 2016 6:57 AM

DNA has the code of your reproductivity

The age at which you will have your first child and the number of kids you are likely to have may be encoded in your DNA, say scientists who found that genetic data can be used to accurately analyse o

03 Nov 2016 1:48 AM

Indian-origin woman found murdered in London

A 30-year-old Indian-origin woman who had been missing for nearly a fortnight was found murdered on wasteland near London’s Heathrow airport with Scotland Yard appealing the public on Tuesday for inf

01 Nov 2016 11:24 PM

MI5 boss raises alarm, warns of terror attack

One of Britain’s senior-most spy chiefs warned on Tuesday that a terrorist strike in the UK remains “likely” as he said that there were about 3,000 “violent Islamic extremists” in the UK, most of them

01 Nov 2016 11:23 PM

Prince Harry is ‘besotted’ by brunette US beauty

Britain’s Prince Harry is reportedly seeing American actress Meghan Markle, who is best known for her role on TV drama Suits.

01 Nov 2016 12:56 AM