UK court clears stringent new visa rules for foreign spouses

The UK Court of Appeal has cleared the way for a minimum income threshold of 18,600 pounds for British citizens bringing foreign spouses to live with them in the country, a move likely to affect thousands of visa applicants, including Indian-origin people.

UK court clears stringent new visa rules for foreign spouses

The UK Court of Appeal has cleared the way for a minimum income threshold of 18,600 pounds for British citizens bringing foreign spouses to live with them in the country, a move likely to affect thousands of visa applicants, including Indian-origin people.

Kate Middleton`s phone hacked 155 times, UK court told

Britain`s royal family had their phone messages hacked several times, with Kate Middleton leading the list at 155 times, a court was told during the ongoing phone-hacking trial here today.

Australian entertainer Harris in UK court ahead of trial

Rolf Harris, the veteran Australian artist and entertainer, arrived at a London court on Tuesday ahead of his trial for a string of alleged indecent assaults.

UK court rejects CBI`s demand for Shankaran`s extradition

In a major blow to India`s bid for the extradition of Ravi Shankaran, key accused in the infamous Naval War Room leak case, a top British court has rejected the demand and ordered the CBI to pay over Rs one crore to him as legal costs.

Anni Dewani murder: UK court reopens honeymoon killing suspect case

The trial of a British man suspected of plotting the slaying of his wife on their honeymoon in South Africa faced another delay on Tuesday after a court granted the suspect the right to a new challenge against his extradition.

Sentencing in Brar attack case fixed for December

Three Sikh men and a woman convicted of carrying out a life-threatening attack on Lt Gen (retd) K S Brar, the hero of the 1984 Operation Blue Star, will be sentenced on December 10, a UK court ruled on Monday.

Two brothers from Pak in UK court on Syria terror camp charges

Two brothers, believed to be of Pakistani origin, on Monday appeared in a court here on charges of conspiring to attend a terrorism training camp in strife-torn Syria.

Abu Qatada refused bail by UK court

Abu Qatada, often referred to as Osama bin Laden`s point man in Europe, was refused bail on Monday by a British judge, who ruled that the radical Muslim cleric remained a threat to the national security of the UK.

UK court asks Assange backers to pay up bail sureties

Westminster Chief Magistrate Howard Riddle said that 9 people who put up bail sureties for Julian Assange must pay a total of 93,500 pounds by Nov 6.

Kenyan torture victims can sue: UK court

The High Court ruled on Friday that three elderly Kenyans tortured during a rebellion against British colonial rule can proceed with compensation claims against the UK government

Shrien Dewani’s ‘bruised mental state’ sees improvement

Shrien Dewani, who is wanted in South Africa for the honeymoon murder of his wife Anni, is set to apply for being treated in an open NHS rehabilitation ward.

Disabled Muslim woman`s marriage should be annulled: UK court

A British family court has ruled that the forced marriage of a Bangladeshi Muslim woman with learning difficulties should be annulled as she does not have the ability to consent.

English tests for immigrant spouses fair: UK court

UK High Court has dismissed a legal challenge to a new immigration rule requiring people to be able to speak English before coming to the UK.

UK court inconclusively hears Shankaran case

A British court inconclusively heard for the second day in succession arguments on India`s plea for extradition of Ravi Shankaran.

UK court jails ex-Taliban fighter for recruiting

Pakistani-born British citizen Munir Farooqi radicalised young men in Manchester, northwest England.

Nigerian politician in UK court on graft charges

James Ibori was arrested in May last year in Dubai, in United Arab Emirates.

Assange to face hearing on Feb 7-8 over Swedish extradition

WikiLeaks founder is under investigation in Sweden for alleged sex crimes.

Temporary immigration cap is unlawful: UK judges

Britain`s government says it could appeal a High Court decision.

Pregnant Muslim asked to remove veil in UK court

A British court asked a Muslim woman to remove burqa to show her facial expression while testifying against her husband in a physical abuse case.