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May unveils new Cabinet, appoints Damian Green as 'deputy'

May unveils new Cabinet, appoints Damian Green as 'deputy'

Patel holds on to her position as the senior-most Indian-origin Cabinet minister and will remain in charge as the Secretary of State for international development in the new government.

UK minister Priti Patel receives Pravasi Bharatiya Samman

UK minister Priti Patel receives Pravasi Bharatiya Samman

Priti Patel, Britain's senior-most Indian-origin minister, has vowed to champion the interests of the Indian Diaspora and work for strengthening the Indo-UK ties as she received her 'Pravasi Bharatiya Samman' at a ceremony here.

Queen Elizabeth II to host UK-India Year of Culture launch: UK minister

Queen Elizabeth II to host UK-India Year of Culture launch: UK minister

Queen Elizabeth II will host a spectacular UK-India Year of Culture launch at Buckingham Palace at the end of this month to strengthen the special cultural partnership between the two countries.

Indian-origin minister Priti Patel at centre of sexism row in UK

Patel has been a very vocal supporter of Brexit in the June 23 referendum, leading to a disparaging remark about her name.

Indian-origin minister uses 'curry' to make case for Brexit

An Indian-origin minister who is a key member of the parliamentarian group in favour of Britain's exit from the European Union (EU) has used the country's love for Indian food, dubbed curry, to make her case stronger.

Truly honored to speak at British Parliament: PM Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Air India aircraft made touchdown this morning at 10 a.m. in Heathrow for his long-awaited bilateral level visit to the United Kingdom — his first since becoming Prime Minister.

UK overturns ban on Sikh turbans in workplaces

Sikhs across the UK will no longer face the prospect of disciplinary action for wearing turbans in workplaces after new rules come into force on Thursday.

Modi's 'Make in India' campaign will stabilise economy: UK MP

"Make in India and Clean India are very important social campaigns. He (Modi) speaks about these campaigns frequently," Patel said.

‘EU rules have cost Britain 700 mn pounds’

Unnecessary regulations from the European Union (EU) have cost British businesses and taxpayers nearly 700 million pounds since 2010, Indian-origin Conservative lawmaker Priti Patel has said.