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UK man given life imprisonment for stabbing Indian-origin wife 59 times

Laurens Brand, 47, who was charged with murder, used two kitchen knives to repeatedly stab his 41-year-old wife Angela Mittal in 2018.

13 May 2019 9:18 AM

‘Tried to kiss me,’ says woman after Indian man sexually assaults her on UK flight

Hardeep Singh, 36, will be deported back to India at the end of his sentence. However, the accused denied the offences.

11 May 2019 9:15 AM

UK has concerns about "significant and widespread" Chinese cyber intrusion

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Britain it needed to change its attitude towards China and Huawei.

10 May 2019 6:10 PM

UK police will not probe sacked defence minister over Huawei leak

The opposition Labour Party had called for a criminal investigation into the leak.

05 May 2019 10:43 AM

‘Romance fraudster’: 32-yr-old Indian-origin man jailed for 6 years in UK

The Met Police began an investigation into Keyur Vyas' activities in October 2014.

03 May 2019 7:44 PM


UN optimistic of Masood Azhar's listing as global terrorist: UK

He said UK was keen on a Free Trade Agreement with India and that post- Brexit, his govt was going to ease immigration norms for students.

27 Apr 2019 10:26 AM

1 Sri Lankan bomber studied in UK, Australia; 60 arrested

The minister believes that after completing his studies in the UK, the bomber went to Australia to pursue post-graduation.

24 Apr 2019 4:52 PM

Huawei to be allowded with limited access to 5G networks: Telegraph

Huawei is already present in Britain’s existing noncore mobile network.

24 Apr 2019 10:34 AM

Google Assistant, Alexa will now provide government-related information

There are over 12,000 pieces of information available through the voice-enabled assistants.

23 Apr 2019 10:48 AM

Facebook scrapping messenger payments in UK

Facebook will continue to support other transactions such as donations to charitable organisations.

17 Apr 2019 11:30 AM


'Was feeling sick': Pak-origin UK lawmaker as man masturbates in front of her in bus

In her statement, the British MP said that if such incidents go unreported, then it would add to the statistics.

13 Apr 2019 3:39 PM

Fully vindicated by PM Modi's statement: Vijay Mallya

The intervention follows a recent interview in which PM Modi said that recovering an amount more than what Mallya defrauded was a big win.

31 Mar 2019 4:24 PM

Indians to benefit as UK lifts limit on PhD-level work visas

The UK government's latest PhD-level visa exemption was welcomed by UK universities, who are key employers of international researchers.

14 Mar 2019 7:01 PM

2 Pakistani-origin ISIS brides lose British citizenship: Report

Reema Iqbal and her sister, Zara, have five boys under the age of eight between them and are being held in a Syrian detention camp.

10 Mar 2019 4:37 PM

New UK laws will block China's Huawei from sensitive state projects

The rollout of the 5G mobile network in the UK would let China spy on private lives.

10 Feb 2019 11:32 AM


UK defence minister says he has grave concerns about Huawei

Huawei facing intense scrutiny in the West over its ties to the Chinese government.

28 Dec 2018 4:13 PM

Uber loses UK case on worker rights, expected to appeal

Unions rejoiced at Uber’s third loss in the courts on the issue, and said it was an early Christmas present.

20 Dec 2018 6:20 PM

Uber welcomes, unions criticise UK plan to maintain flexible gig economy

Uber, best-known for its ride-hailing service has been criticised for hiring workers on a self-employed basis.

17 Dec 2018 1:03 PM

Xiaomi launches in Britain with flagship device

Senior vice president Xiang Wang said Britain had a “cool” factor that aligned with the company’s appeal to its customers.

09 Nov 2018 8:14 AM

UK-Canadian ‘grand committee’ seeks to question Zuckerberg

The committee is also investigating the impact of fake news distributed via social media sites globally.

03 Nov 2018 12:43 PM