Cameron promotes Indian-origin British MP in cabinet reshuffle

An Indian-origin British MP was on Tuesday promoted to a prominent role in the Treasury department as part of Prime Minister David Cameron`s cabinet reshuffle.

British MPs question end to India aid

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

British MPs asks Manmohan Singh whether India in loop on visa bonds

A high-powered British parliamentary committee has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asking if he was consulted over a controversial plan to introduce a hefty 3,000 pounds cash bond for `high-risk` visitors from India.

British MP criticises Syrian rebels for not ‘lifting finger for jihad’ in other Arab countries

British politician George Galloway has criticised opponents of the Syrian regime for not "lifting a finger for jihad" by challenging rulers in other countries including Saudi Arabia.

British MP takes up cudgel against mining in Goa

Carmen Miranda, through her London-based Save Goa Campaign UK (SGCUK), has caught the attention of a wide swathe of members of the British parliament.

`Foolish` British MP sacked over Nazi stag party

MP Aidan Burley was pictured in the Mail last week with a man dressed as a Nazi SS officer at a
stag party in France.

Russian aide admits affair with British MP

Katia, an aide to Liberal Democrat MP Mike Hancock, is accused of passing information to Russian intelligence services.

Parents must have right to smack children: UK MP

Parental authority had been undermined in UK by years of legislation including confusion over smacking children.

‘Hope Anna`s crusade will be resolved suitably’

A top British MP of Indian origin Keith Vaz hoped that the anti-graft crusade by Anna would be resolved to the satisfaction of everyone concerned.

Former British MP admits fiddling expenses

Elliot Morley has pleaded guilty to dishonestly claiming GBP 30,428.

Former British MP Eric Illsley jailed over expenses

Illsley was jailed for a year for dishonestly claiming £14,500 in expenses.

British MP seeks ban on `burqa`

MP has moved private members bill called Face Coverings (Regulation) Bill.

Pakistanis want British MP to remove terror stigma

The rise of a Pakistani-born Briton to become the first Muslim woman named in a British cabinet has given Pakistan something to cheer.

British MP marches to B`desh-India border to protest dam

Stating that the proposed dam by India over the Barak river would flood large areas, a British delegation led by MP George Galloway marched to the India-Bangladesh border before he was stopped by border guards.

British MP quits post amid expenses claim probe

An MP, charged with probing expense claims of colleagues, quit his position as a newspaper on Friday raised allegations about his own expenses worth thousands of pounds.

Tytler dropped from Indian delegation: British MP

A British MP has claimed that
Cong leader Jagdish Tytler was dropped from the Indian
delegation for the launch of the Commonwealth Games Queen`s
Baton Relay.