Nationalist leader says Scots tricked out of independence

Defeated Scottish nationalist chief Alex Salmond accused Britain`s political leaders on Sunday of tricking Scots out of independence after a dispute about how and when to give them more powers.

60 dogs killed in suspected arson attack on dogs' home in UK

A suspected arson attack on a dogs' home in the northern English city of Manchester has killed at least 60 dogs, shocking a nation known for its devotion to pets.

British city`s police chief charged over fatal shooting

British prosecutors said on Thursday they will charge Manchester`s police chief after the fatal shooting of an unarmed man by one of his officers.

UK soldier arrested, suspected of terror offences

Authorities say a British soldier has been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences after a suspected bomb was found at a house in Manchester.

Al Qaeda leader al-Libi was given political asylum in UK?

Abu Anas al-Libi, the al Qaeda leader who was captured by the US special forces in Libya, was given political asylum and allowed to live in Britain in 1995, reports said.

British hospital to pay Indian origin family for son`s death

A hospital in Manchester has agreed to compensate the Indian origin family of a baby who died due to the negligence of its staff, a media report said Saturday.

Rihanna pelted with food on stage

Rihanna had to cancel her show midway after food was thrown at her during a live performance.

Two teenage UK girls arrested after firefighter dies

Two 15-year-old girls have been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter after a firefighter was killed tackling a blaze in Manchester.

Mourners gather for London terror attack soldier`s funeral

Hundreds of mourners on Friday lined the streets outside a church in Manchester for the military funeral of a British soldier who was hacked to death on a London street by suspected Islamist terrorists.

Celebrating Manchester, Indian artist paints for 65 hours

Indian artist Nikhil Chopra painted for a marathon 65 hours at an art event that drew inspiration from the historic roots of Manchester as the world`s first industrial city.

2 UK men accused of planning to kill Joss Stone and dump body in river

Two men from Longsight, Manchester, plotted to behead singer Joss Stone with a samurai sword and dump her body in a river, it has been revealed.

UK man bedded over 100 women despite not having a penis

A man from Manchester, who claims that he has slept with more than 100 women, has a secret that he has kept from all his admiring pals - he was born without a penis.

Souvik`s body cremated in Bangalore

The body of Indian student Souvik Pal, who died under mysterious circumstances at Manchester in the UK about a month ago, was cremated here on Thursday.

Souvik Pal`s body to arrive in Bangalore on Thursday

The body of Indian student Souvik Pal, who died under mysterious circumstances in Manchester would be arriving to India on Wednesday.

Souvik Pal`s father to leave for India with his body Wednesday

The father of Indian student Souvik Pal, who was found dead in Manchester in mysterious circumstances after going missing on the New Year eve, will be leaving for Bangalore with his body on Wednesday.

Family allege foul play in Souvik`s death

The body of Pal, who went missing from a New Year party, was recovered from a canal near Manchester United club`s football ground on January 22.

Fees hike leads to sharp decline in students’ admission rates in British universities

The number of students admitted to British universities last year dropped by as much as 40 percent amid increasing tuition fees.

Souvik Pal`s family seeks PM`s intervention in intensifying search

Family of 19-year-old Indian student, missing since New Year eve from Manchester in United Kingdom, on Friday sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s intervention for intensifying the search process.

Google doodle honour for Alan Turing

Computer genius Alan Mathison Turing was honoured with Google doodle on his 100th birth anniversary.

Keep off Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham areas: UN

Hamid Ghodse said the situations in the three cities were comparable to parts of Brazil & Mexico ruled by drug cartels.