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Asian entrepreneur Rumi Verjee becomes a peer

BRITISH-ASIAN entrepreneur and philanthropist Rumi Verjee has spoken of the “great honour” of being asked to join the House of Lords as Downing Street...

‘Life-saving’ abortions legal in Ireland

ABORTION became legal in Ireland yesterday (July 30) in limited cases where the mother's life is at risk, after President Michael D Higgins signed...

Shrien Dewani ‘can be extradited to S Africa’

BRITISH businessman Shrien Dewani, who is accused of orchestrating the murder of his bride Anni during their honeymoon in Cape Town should be extradited...

Indian mystics predict elected role for royal baby

BRITAIN’S royal baby may be “born to rule” as third in line to the throne, but Indian mystics on Tuesday (July 23) made the...

It’s a boy for Britain’s William and Kate

PRINCE William, his wife Kate and their new son spent their first night together on Monday (July 22) after it was earlier announced that...

Four stabbed in mosque attack

  FOUR men including a police officer were in hospital on Sunday (June 16) after being stabbed during an attack at a mosque in the...

Britain lobbies for nuclear export group to admit India

BRITAIN has stepped up efforts to let India join an influential global body controlling nuclear exports, a move that would boost New Delhi’s standing...

‘Series of failures’ in pregnant Indian’s death in Ireland

A REVIEW into the care of a pregnant Indian dentist who died after being denied an abortion in Ireland identified a number of failings...

Widow wins George Cross battle

  A BRITISH court has clinched a settlement for an 81-year-old Indian widow in a long-running dispute over the ownership of a precious gallantry medal...

Sikhs proud to be British, says survey

  A VAST majority of British Sikhs are proud of being born or living in Britain, despite many having experienced racism, according to a new...