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Man viciously assaulted and robbed in Birmingham

A 22-year-old was left shaken after he was kneed in the back, dragged into a car and repeatedly punched as his attackers robbed him...

UK high street retailers race to keep up with online demand

British fashion retailers will switch their spending firepower to technology from the high street in 2017 after online shopping became the key driver of...

A philanthropist’s passion for success

By SHAILESH SOLANKI       FOR someone who firmly believes that his success is down to luck, it was perhaps the most inauspicious of beginnings.   In 1985, a...

Boris Johnson pledges ‘new and improved’ trade ties with India as UK PM

Boris Johnson, the former foreign secretary seen as the frontrunner in the race to replace Theresa May as British Prime Minister, on Monday pledged...

Kashmir a bilateral issue between India, Pakistan, says Theresa May

British Prime Minister Theresa May is non-committal on whether she would raise the knotty issue of India-occupied Kashmir (IoK) during her visit to India...
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First ever wedding takes place in British Antarctic Territory

In a first, a couple got married in the British Antarctic Territory, with the bride sewing an orange piece of tent on to her...

Labour pledges £26 billion pound boost to healthcare spending

Britain's opposition Labour Party pledged on Wednesday to spend an extra £26 billion on healthcare if it wins the Dec. 12 election, including recruiting...

PM May vows energy price cap if re-elected

 Prime Minister Theresa May vowed on Tuesday to introduce a cap on domestic energy prices that would cut tariffs for around 17 million families...

Prime Minister Theresa May puts on her dancing shoes in Cape Town

  https://twitter.com/DIRCO_ZA/status/1034341700532142085 Prime Minister Theresa May’s somewhat stiff dance moves won mixed reviews on Wednesday as she became an unlikely social media star with her “Maybot”...

Britain’s Prince Philip, 96, in hospital with infection

    Prince Philip, the 96-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has been admitted to hospital as a "precautionary measure" for treatment of an infection, Buckingham...