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Britain grants refugee status to former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed  May 23, 6:00 pm
Colombo, May 23(ANI): Britain has granted refugee status to Mohamed Nasheed, the former president of the Maldives who was jailed in 2015 after a trial that drew international criticism.
UK envoy calls on UP CM, opens new visa service centre in Lucknow  May 17, 6:48 pm
New Delhi/Lucknow, May 17 (ANI): Britain's High Commissioner to India, Sir Dominic Asquith, made his first visit to Lucknow today, where he met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav to discuss how UK and Uttar Pradesh could work more closely together.
Now UK visa can be obtained from Lucknow  May 15, 10:44 am
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), May 15 (ANI): In order to facilitate people of Uttar Pradesh, the state government will start Britain visa application service from May 17.
Lankan Prez holds discussion with Cameron on sidelines of Anti-Corruption Summit  May 13, 2:21 pm
London, May 13 (ANI): Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, who is currently in London to attend the Anti-Corruption Summit 2016, met Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron at a breakfast meeting hosted at the Lancaster House this morning for the world leaders.
Mallya's extradition: India awaits ED's advice  May 12, 6:57 pm
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): With Britain refusing to deport liquor baron Vijay Mallya to India on the grounds that he has valid documents to stay in the country, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday said that it would initiate the next steps on the advice of the Enforcement Directorate.
Indian women's hockey team suffer series sweep against Britain  May 9, 8:43 pm
Marlow, May 9 (ANI): The Indian women's hockey team continued to display poor performance as they suffered a 0-7 defeat at the hands of Great Britain in the final match to lose the five-match series 0-5 on Monday.
Indian eves go down 1-2 to Great Britain in third match, lose series   May 7, 12:31 pm
Marlow (England), May.7 (ANI): The Indian women's hockey team lost the five-match series against Great Britain after going down 1-2 to the home side in the third game on Friday.
E-cigarettes beneficial to UK public health  May 2, 4:02 pm
Washington D.C, May 2 (ANI): Electronic cigarettes have the potential to contribute to reducing death and disability caused by Britain's biggest killer, according to experts.
Exemplary Pak-UK relations to be enhanced further: Nisar Ali, Sajid Javid  Apr 29, 1:34 pm
London, Apr.29 (ANI): Pakistan and Britain have announced that their bilateral relations are exemplary and they would be enhanced further.
`Star Wars` Chewbacca inspires name of new beetle species  Apr 27, 11:18 am
Washington D.C, Apr 27 (ANI): A new species of flightless beetle discovered in New Britain, Papua New Guinea has been named after the fictional 'Star Wars' character, Chewbacca.
Pakistan, UK reaffirm commitment for a strong partnership  Apr 21, 5:18 pm
London, Apr.21 (ANI): Pakistan and Britain have reaffirmed their commitment to cooperate with each other and to benefit from each other's resources and experience in tackling various issues being tackled by them.
Pakistan, UK to enhance cooperation to tackle strategic challenges  Apr 21, 12:56 pm
London, Apr. 21(ANI): Pakistan and Britain have decided in principal to enhance bilateral cooperation to tackle strategic challenges facing both countries.
Kohinoor diamond row: Congress asks 'confused' govt. to have precise policy  Apr 20, 2:39 pm
New Delhi/Ludhiana, Apr. 20 (ANI): Coming down heavily on the BJP-led NDA Government, the Congress Party on Wednesday said the Centre is following a confused policy on the issue of bringing back the Kohinoor diamond from Britain.
Kohinoor row: Swamy slams Centre, says will write to PM  Apr 19, 11:27 am
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Following the government's assertion that the legendary Kohinoor diamond could not be brought back as it was 'gifted' to the British, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday expressed his disappointment over the stand of the ruling dispensation and said that he would write to Prime Minister Narendra Modi regarding the facts of the diamond's transaction from India to Britain.
Britain royals enjoy campfire at Kaziranga national park  Apr 12, 11:17 pm
Kaziranga (Assam), Apr.12 (ANI): British royals Prince William and Kate Middleton enjoyed an evening around campfire at Assam's Kaziranga national park on Tuesday as local artistes performed folk dance to mark the end of harvest season.
British royals visit a charity for street children  Apr 12, 8:26 pm
New Delhi, Apr.12 (ANI): Britain's Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited a charity working with street children here on the third day of their week-long tour of India that will include a trip to Bhutan.
Man nabbed at Britain's Gatwick Airport for alleged terror offences  Apr 4, 4:51 pm
London, April.4 (ANI): British police on Monday confirmed the detention of a 24-year-old man on suspicion of him being linked to terrorism offences in Syria.
British curry kings create 'night of indulgence' with best of curry delights  Mar 19, 3:19 pm
New Delhi, Mar.19 (ANI): The Indian curry which became United Kingdom's favourite food has returned to it's home with the opening of the Britain Curry Festival on Friday at ITC Maurya here.
Britain to test driverless cars in 2017  Mar 14, 11:22 am
London, Mar.14 (ANI): In a bid to bring self-driving cars to the streets by 2020, Britain has announced to begin trials on driverless cars for the first time in 2017.
Prince Harry to visit Nepal for five days from March 19  Mar 9, 1:39 pm
Kathmandu (Nepal), Mar.9 (ANI): Britain's Prince Harry will visit Nepal for five days from March 19.
Kim K raises voice after Kanye accused of posting her nude selfie  Mar 9, 10:29 am
London, Mar 9. (ANI): Even after facing backlash for her nude selfie on social media, Kim Kardashian took to Twitter to hit back at her critics when they slammed her hubby Kanye West for tweeting on her behalf.
India, Pak should not allow non-state actors to derail peace process: Britain  Mar 8, 2:52 pm
Islamabad, Mar.8 (ANI): British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond on Tuesday urged Pakistan and India not to allow non-state actors and other pressure groups to derail the peace process between them.
ISIS planning terror attacks on Britain, says national head of counter-terrorism  Mar 8, 11:39 am
London, Mar. 8 (ANI): Mark Rowley, the national head of counter-terrorism, has said the Islamic State wants to inflict an enormous and spectacular terrorist atrocity on Britain and may have trained people to carry out the attacks.
Marshall Islands slam India, Pak over 'nuke race'  Mar 5, 2:39 pm
The Hague, Mar. 5 (ANI): The Marshall Islands has accused India, Pakistan and Britain of failing to halt the nuclear arms race and will place the matter before the UN's highest court next week to ensure that a lawsuit is initiated against them.
Britain is the FinTech capital of the world  Feb 25, 12:20 pm
New Delhi, Feb.25 (ANI): Britain is the leading FinTech centre in the world, according to an independent report by Ernst and Young (EY) published today.