British politician calls for ban on wearing veils in public

Home Office Minister Jeremy Browne has reportedly called for a national debate on whether young Muslim women can be prevented from having the burka (veil) imposed on them.

Vietnam, Britain hold strategic dialogue

Britain is Vietnam`s leading trade partner in Europe, with two-way trade reaching USD 3 billion in 2011.

British Minister plays Badminton to promote London Olympics

UK Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Jeremy Browne played badminton with former All England Champion Prakash Padukone and ex-National Coach Vimal Kumar here on Monday to "celebrate sport and the London 2012 Olympics".