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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

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‘Good cholestrol’ no good for heart

Raising “good cholesterol” levels may not be as effective as lowering “bad cholesterol” for reducing the risk of developing heart disease, a new study has found.

03 Nov 2016 1:50 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

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Don’t judge England on Bangladesh show: Ian Botham

Ian Botham believes England’s end of year tour programme will be judged on their upcoming five-Test tour of India, rather than a stunning loss to Bangladesh.

01 Nov 2016 12:44 AM

Premier League: Manchester City back on top with big win

Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud scores off a header against Sunderland in their English Premier League match at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland on Sunday. The Gunners won 4-1. (Photo: AFP)

30 Oct 2016 2:06 AM

Cold Turkey ‘protest’ valued at euro 60,000

A letter written to the Queen Elizabeth II by the Beatles star John Lennon explaining why he returned his Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) to Buckingham Palace has been valued at Euro

29 Oct 2016 2:11 AM

Hooliganism returns to haunt English game

Rival supporters, separated by stewards, shout and gesture at each other in the English League Cup match between West Ham United and Chelsea at the London Stadium on Wednesday. (Photo: AP)

29 Oct 2016 2:08 AM

Premier League: Manchester City eye upturn at West Brom

Table toppers Manchester City will look to return to winning ways when they travel to West Bromwich Albion for a Premier League clash on Saturday after either drawing or losing their last six matches on the trot.

29 Oct 2016 2:04 AM

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Spectre of Bond’s dubious character haunts MI6 boss

The world’s most famous fictional spy, James Bond, would never have been hired by Britain’s security services in the real world due to his “morally dubious character”, the boss of MI6 has said.

28 Oct 2016 1:13 AM

Paul Beatty first American to win Man Booker Prize

Paul Beatty has became the first US author to win the Man Booker Prize for his novel The Sellout, which the novelist said should not be read as a “mono-directional” take on race.

27 Oct 2016 3:04 AM

England name squad for India series

England have announced a 16-member unchanged squad for the five-Test series against India with fast bowler James Anderson set to miss the start of the team’s tour after failing to recover from a shoul

27 Oct 2016 12:22 AM

Daniel Sturridge takes Reds into quarter-finals

Daniel Sturridge served a reminder of his worth to Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp with both goals in a 2-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur in England’s League Cup late on Tuesday.

26 Oct 2016 11:29 PM

Hammers await Chelsea test

Chelsea will arrive at the Olympic Stadium for the League Cup fourth round match against West Ham high on confidence after back-to-back league wins over EPL champions Leicester City and Manchester United. (Photo: AFP)

26 Oct 2016 6:54 AM

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