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Baroness Warsi scoops top prize at GG2 Awards

BARONESS Sayeeda Warsi was presented with the top honour at the prestigious GG2 Leadership & Diversity Awards on Wednesday night (October 13), in front...

Nepalese Gurkha soldiers lose British pension fight

NEPALESE Gurkha veterans today lost the latest round of their legal battle in London with the Ministry of Defence over their British army pensions....

London bomb inquests told of ‘wave of horror’

THE LONDON suicide attacks of July 7, 2005, might have been planned for the previous day and the bombers were prepared to fight police...

Economic crisis may widen inequality in UK’

ABOUT a quarter of Pakistani men in Britain are taxi drivers, and a black person in England or Wales is five times as likely...

Inquest into London 2005 bombings begins

THE INQUESTS into the deaths of 52 people killed in the London suicide bombings of July 7, 2005, are due to begin today with...

London’s Savoy Hotel to reopen after facelift

LONDON’S Savoy Hotel, the “Palace by the Thames” that has welcomed generations of royals, prime ministers and Hollywood stars, reopens this weekend after a...

Migrant cap will damage UK science – Nobel winners

THE COALITION government’s cap on immigration will jeopardise Britain’s future as a centre of excellence for scientific research, a group of Nobel prize-winning researchers...

Briton killed in Pakistan linked to failed NY bomber

A BRITISH man killed by a US drone strike in Pakistan had ties with the would-be Times Square bomber, a Pakistani intelligence official said...