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Afghan elections hailed a 'success' as millions defy Taliban threat to vote   Apr 6, 10:34 am
London, Apr. 6 (ANI): The turnout in Afghanistan's presidential election has been praised by Afghan and Western leaders, describing the vote as a success.
Angelina Jolie seeks ban on use of sexual violence as war weapon  Mar 29, 9:47 am
London, March 29 (ANI): Angelina Jolie has urged the international community to stop the use of sexual violence as a war weapon.
Sikh group to approach European Court to probe UK role in 1984 Golden Temple attack  Feb 7, 3:37 pm
Amritsar, Feb.7 (ANI): Dismayed over British Foreign Secretary William Hague's disclosure that the UK had advised India on the planning and execution of Operation Blue Star, Sikhs For Justice (SFJ), an international human rights group, has said it will file a complaint in the European Court of Human Rights against the UK for aiding, abetting and complicity in 1984 army invasion of the Golden Temple.
SIT would be set up to probe the 1984 riots: Manish Sisodia  Feb 6, 3:48 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 6 (ANI): British Foreign Secretary William Hague's statement that a military adviser from his country was consulted about the 1984 operation to flush out Sikh militants from Amritsar's Golden Temple, has given the Government of Delhi the required evidence to order a special investigation team to probe the anti-Sikh riots more thoroughly, said Urban Development and Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Thursday.
Britain says boycotting Sri Lanka Commonwealth summit will not bring 'positive change'  Nov 11, 1:17 pm
London, Nov. 11 (ANI): Britain could not boycott the Commonwealth summit in Sri Lanka as the move will not bring positive changes, Foreign Secretary William Hague has said.
Iran, Britain to appoint diplomats within two weeks  Oct 17, 1:00 pm
Tokyo, Oct. 17 (ANI): Iran and Britain are reportedly set to announce a charge d'affaires to each other's country within two weeks in a bid to improve the bilateral ties that have been soured since 2011.
New Zealand steps up lobbying in New York for UN Security Council seat   Sep 10, 4:05 pm
Wellington, Sept. 9 (ANI): New Zealand Prime Minister John Key and Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully will be in New York together this month, pressing the country's case for a seat on the Security Council during the United Nations General Assembly.
Syria allows UN inspectors to investigate allegations of chemical weapons use in Damascus province  Aug 26, 10:48 am
London, Aug. 26 (ANI): Syria has agreed to allow UN inspectors to investigate site where an alleged suspected chemical weapon attack was carried out near Damascus.
UK must intervene to ensure fair trial for Saif al-Islam Gaddafi: Lawyer  Aug 9, 4:43 pm
London, Aug. 9 (ANI): The British lawyer representing Saif al-Islam Gaddafi has called on the UK to intervene on his client's behalf amid fears that he will not get a fair trial and will be sentenced to death.
UK and US express concern over 'legitimacy' of Mugabe's Zimbabwe election victory  Aug 4, 10:46 am
London, Aug 4 (ANI): After Robert Mugabe was declared the winner of Zimbabwe's presidential election on Saturday with a convincing margin, the United States and Britain have expressed their concerns over the conduct of the vote.
Pakistan, Britain discuss security, economic cooperation  Jul 18, 3:59 pm
Islamabad, July 18 (Xinhua-ANI): The visiting British Foreign Secretary William Hague, on Thursday met Pakistani Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif and discussed Pakistan's priorities of revitalizing the economy, dealing with the energy crisis, creating a pro- business and pro-investment climate, and improving the security situation.
Sharif confirms Pak has revived backdoor diplomacy with India  Jul 18, 3:31 pm
Islamabad, July 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has reportedly said that Pakistan has revived backdoor diplomacy with India and looks forward to have better relations with all countries.
European Union ban on arming Syrian fighters lifted  May 28, 11:40 am
London, May 28 (ANI): A ban on arming Syrian opposition forces has been automatically lifted.
UK concerned over 'use of chemical weapons' in Syria  Apr 16, 10:30 am
London, Apr 16 (ANI): The British government is increasingly concerned there is evidence that chemical weapons have been used in Syria.
Angelina Jolie urges to end sexual violence in military conflicts  Apr 12, 11:55 am
Wellington, Apr. 12 (ANI): Angelina Jolie has joined British Foreign Secretary William Hague to announce an additional funding of 36 million dollars from G-8 nations, for putting up a series of measures to prevent sexual violence and ensuring justice for survivors of military conflicts.
Miscalculation could push North Korean crisis into 'dangerous phase': Hague  Apr 8, 10:22 am
London, Apr 8 (ANI): British Foreign Secretary William Hague has warned that a miscalculation could push the North Korean crisis into a dangerous phase.
Angelina Jolie sports 'mysterious' gold band on ring finger  Mar 27, 1:31 pm
Washington, Mar 27 (ANI): Actress Angelina Jolie was spotted wearing a 'mysterious' gold band on her ring finger, where her giant platinum engagement sparkler used to be, during a trip to a rescue camp in the Democratic Republic of Congo this week.
Russia tells UK arming Syrian rebels would breach international law  Mar 14, 1:13 pm
London, Mar. 14 (ANI): Russia has warned the UK that if it made any attempts to arm Syrian rebels it would be a breach of international law.
Italy, UK, Greece confirm murder of hostages in Nigeria  Mar 11, 11:03 am
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): Britain, Italy and Greece have confirmed that hostages from their countries were among seven construction workers reported killed in Nigeria over the weekend.
UK cannot rule out providing arms to Syrian opposition: Hague  Mar 4, 11:11 am
London, Mar 4 (ANI): British Foreign Secretary William Hague has said that his country cannot rule out providing arms to the Syrian opposition in the future.
Syria opposition to attend Rome talks after UK, US' 'foreign aid' promise  Feb 26, 9:39 am
London, Feb 26 (ANI): Syria's opposition leaders have said that they will now attend an international conference in Rome this week, after the US and UK 'promised specific aid' to the Syrian people.
William Hague labels Britain as 'No. 1 terrorist destination'  Feb 15, 1:23 pm
London, Feb, 15 (ANI): British Foreign Secretary William Hague has said Britain has become the 'No 1 destination' for Islamists extremists seeking to hijack the popular uprisings across the Arab world.
North Korea's third nuclear test draws worldwide condemnation   Feb 12, 3:31 pm
Sydney, Feb 12 (ANI): The US, South Korea, Britain and the United Nations have condemned North Korea carrying out another underground nuclear test.
William Hague hits out at Argentina's 'bullying' approach over Falklands  Feb 11, 11:13 am
London, Feb. 11 (ANI): British Foreign Secretary William Hague has accused Argentina of 'bullying and threatening' behaviour and vowed never to give away control of the islands.
Falkland Islanders 'do not exist', says Argentina's Foreign Minister  Feb 7, 11:41 am
London, Feb. 7 (ANI): Argentina has stirred up the row over the Falklands after claiming that its people do not exist as a nation and are just British citizens living on disputed land.