WikiLeaks' Assange calls on Sweden, Britain to allow him freedom
WikiLeaks' Assange calls on Sweden, Britain to allow him freedom

Assange, a computer hacker, had enraged the United States by publishing hundreds of thousands of secret U.S. diplomatic cables.

Julian Assange - WikiLeaks` fugitive anti-hero
Julian Assange - WikiLeaks` fugitive anti-hero

A United Nations report on Friday calling for Julian Assange`s "detention" to be brought to an end is the latest twist in a long-running case pitting hi-tech activists against mighty governments.

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may leave embassy after UN panel ruling
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may leave embassy after UN panel ruling

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange could walk out of the Ecuadoran embassy in London after more than three years on Friday.

Julian Assange says will accept arrest if UN panel rules against him
Julian Assange says will accept arrest if UN panel rules against him

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange fears he could eventually face extradition to the United States to be put on a trial over the leak of hundreds of thousands of classified documents.

Indian-origin man murdered in UK, 16-year-old boy among suspects

One of the men was arrested at the scene while the other three were arrested shortly after.

Indian Maoist leader jailed for 23 years in UK for raping followers
Indian Maoist leader jailed for 23 years in UK for raping followers

Aravindan Balakrishnan, an Indian-origin Maoist leader, was sentenced to 23 years in jail by a UK court for a string of sexual assaults, rape of his own daughter for three decades.

Indian-origin rapist jailed for 23 years in UK

The sentencing ends an over two-year police investigation into a case which Scotland Yard detectives described as "completely unique". 

Maldives ready to extend Mohamed​ Nasheed`s prison leave
Maldives ready to extend Mohamed​ Nasheed`s prison leave

The Maldives said Friday it could extend the prison leave granted to former president Mohamed Nasheed to go to London for medical treatment after he hinted at delaying his return.

Air India London-mumbai flight diverted to Azerbaijan as passenger taken ill

 A medical emergency onboard a Mumbai-bound Air India aircraft from London forced the aviation authorities to divert the flight to Baku airport in

Arvind Kejriwal to be waxed at Madame Tussauds?
Arvind Kejriwal to be waxed at Madame Tussauds?

Arvind Kejriwal is likely to be the first Indian chief minister to be replicated in wax by London’s Madame Tussauds.

Want to visit and see grandeur of Buckingham Palace? – Take this virtual tour
Want to visit and see grandeur of Buckingham Palace? – Take this virtual tour

The monarchical architecture, magnificent chandeliers, portraits speaking volumes of royalty and the classy décor of Buckingham Palace can now be seen from close by just moving a computer mouse.

Bomb threat on Swedish plane

The plane was parked at a remote area of the Landvetter airport in Gothenburg, on Sweden's west coast.

Alexander Litvinenko murder suspect Andrei Lugovoy calls UK inquiry accusations 'absurd'
Alexander Litvinenko murder suspect Andrei Lugovoy calls UK inquiry accusations 'absurd'

Andrei Lugovoy, one of two Russians named on Thursday by a judge led-British inquiry as the killers of Kremlin critic Alexander Litvinenko, said the accusations against him were "absurd", the Interfax news agency quoted him as saying.

Four accused of IS-linked plot to kill soldier, policeman in UK

Four young British Muslims plotted Islamic State-inspired terror attacks including drive-by shootings on the streets of London to kill a police officer, a soldier or civilians, a court was told on Monday.

Muslim women may be deported if they fail English test, says UK PM David Cameron
Muslim women may be deported if they fail English test, says UK PM David Cameron

Some migrants to Britain who cannot pass an English test within 2-1/2 years of arriving may not be allowed to stay, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday in a move aimed at fostering greater integration by Muslim women.

Men over 30 outdoing women with selfies: Study
Men over 30 outdoing women with selfies: Study

The study conducted by Selfiexploratory helps one explore and compare global selfie trends.

Dinosaurs did show off sexual display to woo mates
Dinosaurs did show off sexual display to woo mates

 While you must have read about dinosaurs being engaged in “foreplay”, British scientists now reveal that they used large ornamental structures such as horns and head crests in sexual displays and to assert social dominance.

With tears and songs, London pays homage to David Bowie, 'starman in the sky'
With tears and songs, London pays homage to David Bowie, 'starman in the sky'

Hundreds of Londoners honoured the memory of British rock legend David Bowie on Monday by gathering to party in the area where he was born, lighting candles and singing his greatest hits.

Donald Trump accused of 'blackmailing' Scotland

 Republican US presidential front- runner Donald Trump, owner of two Scottish golf courses, has been accused of attempting to "blackmail" Scotland by blocking 700 million pounds of investments if he is barred from visiting the UK over his controversial remarks on Muslims. Suzanne Kelly, the campaigner behind a petition signed by more than 570,000 people calling for Trump to be banned from the UK has accused the real estate tycoon of attempting to blackmail Scotland. She started the petition, which is to be debated by MPs in the House of Commons later this month, after Trump called for a temporary ban on Muslims travelling to the US.

UK website claims Mahatma Gandhi created confusion over Netaji's death
UK website claims Mahatma Gandhi created confusion over Netaji's death

 Mahatma Gandhi created confusion over the circumstances surrounding the death of Subhas Chandra Bose, a website set up here in the UK to chart the last days of Netaji has claimed. In January 1946, five months after the reported demise of Bose in a plane crash in Taiwan, the Father of the Nation said he believed Bose was alive and would appear at the right time.