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Buckingham Palace employee jailed over bribes

The official in charge of maintaining Buckingham Palace, Queen Elizabeth II's London residence, was on Wednesday (Sept 27) jailed for five years for accepting more than £100,000 ($130,000, 116,000 euros) to award valuable contracts. As deputy property manager for the Royal Household

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30/09/2016
Hinkley point

Deal signed for giant UK nuclear project

The contract for a French-Chinese consortium to build Britain's first nuclear plant in a generation was signed on Thursday (Sept ...

29/09/2016
MP Kenneth Clarke

British lawmaker says PM May has ‘no idea’ what to do about Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May's government has no idea what to do about Brexit and Britain risks sowing serious political and ...

28/09/2016
Yashvardhan Sinha

Yashvardhan Sinha appointed India's High Commissioner to UK

Senior IFS officer Yashvardhan Kumar Sinha was on Tuesday (Sept 27) appointed as India's High Commissioner to the UK succee ...

27/09/2016
World's youngest commercial airline captain Kate McWilliams

UK woman becomes world's youngest commercial airline captain

A 26-year-old woman in the UK is believed to have become the world's youngest ever commercial airline captain, British ...

26/09/2016
Marc Anwar

UK police to probe Pakistan-born actor's anti-India rant

British police on Monday (Sept 26) said they would investigate a Pakistani-born actor's anti-India rant on social medi ...

20/09/2016
British MP Shailesh Vara (left) with Ranjit Baxi

British Indian MP takes charge of Conservative party group

  Indian-origin British MP Shailesh Vara has been appointed co-chairman of the Conservative Friends of India grou ...

19/09/2016
Maria Aurora Moynihan with her actress sister Maritoni Fernandez

British baron's daughter dies in Philippine drug war

A daughter of the late British baron Lord Moynihan has been killed in the Philippines where the government is waging a deadly war on ...

16/09/2016
Keith Vaz

UK Parliament standards watchdog to probe conduct of Keith Vaz

Britain's parliamentary standards watchdog has opened an inquiry into the country's longest- serving Indian-ori ...

16/09/2016
London Mayor Saddiq Khan

In US visit, London mayor Khan criticizes Trump

Visiting London mayor Sadiq Khan on Thursday (Sept 16) criticized Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's comments on M ...

16/09/2016
Hinkley Point C nuclear power station site is seen near Bridgewater in Britain.

Britain approves Hinkley Point nuclear deal

  Britain finally gave the go-ahead on Thursday (Sept 15) for Hinkley Point, its first nuclear plant in a generation, but s ...