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UK launches `Families Matter` campaign against terror

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 20:35

The UK government has backed a new national campaign aimed at preventing young people from travelling from Britain to war zones like Syria and Iraq by making them aware of the fear and distress felt by those they leave behind.

UK government plans jihadi rehabilitation scheme

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 18:00

The UK government is considering adopting a German scheme that encourages jihadists to return home from Syria and Iraq and sign up for de-radicalisation classes, a media report said on Sunday.

Stop step-motherly treatment to pharma sector in India: Cipla

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 12:53

London Hailing the British government's efforts in encouraging research and development in the pharmaceutical industry, Cipla chairman Yusuf Hamied has said the "step-motherly" treatment given to this sector in India has to stop.

`India`s defence spending to rival US, China in next 30 years`

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 22:06

India`s defence expenditure is expected to accelerate over the next 30 years to rival that of the US and China, according to a new UK government study.

PM Cameron is `sphinx without a riddle`, says ex-UK government adviser

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 18:14

British Prime Minister David Cameron is a bumbling, out-of-touch leader surrounded by sycophants, a former government adviser was quoted as saying on Monday.

`Star Wars` spinoff to be filmed in UK

Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 08:49

Britain`s Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne has revealed that the recently announced Star Wars spinoff will also be shot in the UK.

UK bans sex-based abortions

Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 19:09

The UK government has issued fresh guidelines to close a legal loophole that allowed sex-based abortions amid reports that several infant girls were "missing" in certain ethnic communities, largely British Asian, who have a cultural preference to a male child.

Prince Charles loses legal bid to keep his letters private

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 20:15

A leading British daily newspaper today won a legal bid to make public Prince Charles` letters to UK government departments.

British MPs question end to India aid

Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 02:35

British MPs have questioned the UK government`s decision to cut bilateral aid to India from 2015.

Summon British High Commissioner: Sukhbir to Centre

Last Updated: Sunday, August 18, 2013, 22:22

Sukhbir Badal night said the attack on an elderly Sikh by a British teenage girl had hurt feelings of the community.

Assault on elderly Sikh a shameful example of hate crime: SAD

Last Updated: Sunday, August 18, 2013, 20:31

Shiromani Akali Dal termed the attack on an elderly Sikh by a teenage British girl as yet another shameful example of hate crime.

UK watchdog blames Google for blatant tax evasion

Last Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2013, 17:40

Internet giant Google has been accused of evading the taxes by the UK government.