UK to upgrade Ahmedabad trade office to Deputy High Commission

The UK has decided to upgrade its trade office in Ahmedabad to Deputy High Commission, a significant move after a decade-long boycott of Narendra Modi after the riots in Gujarat during his tenure as Chief Minister in 2002.

Britain High Commissioner praises Nitish Kumar`s cycle scheme

The cycle scheme to boost education among girls in Bihar on Tuesday drew praise from British High Commissioner to India, James Bevan.

Being born in India is like winning lottery of history: UK envoy

"Being born in India in 21st century is like winning lottery of history" - This is how British envoy explained immense potential for growth in India.

British High Commissioner meets Rahman Khan

Islamic banking and working of Equal Opportunity Commission (EOC) figured during talks between British High Commissioner James David Bevan and Minority Affairs Minister K Rahman Khan here on Thursday.

UID card a fantastic Indian innovation: British diplomat

The Unique Identification (UID) card is among numerous examples of "fantastic" Indian innovations, British High Commissioner to India James Bevan said here Wednesday.

EU warms upto ‘people’s choice’ Narendra Modi

The German Ambassador`s statement comes at a time when the chorus within the Bharatiya Janata Party for declaring Modi as the party`s prime ministerial candidate has grown loud.

`Pak world leader in visa fraud business`

British High Commissioner to Pakistan, Adam Thomson has accused the country of being a world leader in the visa fraud business.

‘S Lanka still has reconciliation issues in north’

Sri Lanka still needs to focus on post-war rehabilitation challenges to affect real reconciliation, British High Commissioner John Rankin said in a statement on Friday.

British High Commissioner meets J&K Governor, Omar

The British High Commissioner also called on Governor NN Vohra at Rajbhawan last evening.

British High Commissioner slams CWG OC for delay in payment

British High Commissioner Richard Stagg hit out at the CWG organisers for delay in the payment of Rs 96 crore to broadcasters SIS Live.

British High Commissioner meets Uttarakhand CM

British High Commissioner to
India Sir Richard Stagg on Thursday met Uttarakhand CM and congratulated him for
successfully organising the Kumbh mela, one of the largest
religious congregations in the world.