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London, Aug 18 : In a bid to protect children from inappropriate content, British Prime Minister David Cameron Monday announced a pilot scheme under which online music videos will be given age ratings, a media report said.
London, Aug 17 : A forensic study of bone and tooth chemistry of King Richard III has revealed fascinating new details about the life and diet of Britain's last king from the House of Plantagenet king in the Late Middle Ages.
London, Aug 15 : The United Kingdom is prepared to supply arms to the Kurdish forces fighting the Islamic State militants in Northern Iraq.
London, Aug 14 : Downing Street has been accused of deliberately creating a misleading impression in the appointment of an Indian-origin businessman to the House of Lords, a leading British daily reported Thursday.
London, Aug 13 : Most Britons are not satisfied with their sex life, a survey reveals.
London, Aug 13 : With an investment of $400 million, Indians are the largest buyers of land among overseas investors in central London, accounting for a 55 percent share in the second quarter of this year, says a leading commercial realty services group.
London, Aug 13 : Three British Royal Air Force (RAF) surveillance aircrafts landed at an air base in Cyprus Tuesday to carry out aid drops to Iraqi Yazidi refugees on a mountain top.
London, Aug 11 : United Kingdom Independence Party's (UKIP) Member of the European Parliament (MEP) Bill Etheridge praised the Nazi leader Hitler for his public speaking skills at a training session.
London, Aug 11 : Prince Harry recently revealed the horror of war in Afghanistan saying that those images will never leave him.
London, Aug 10 : Prince Harry wants to stay in Army until he is 55, as he believes that he has "the best job in the world".
London, Aug 10 : A public health organization of England has suggested to Brits that they should not drink two days in a row if they want to avoid health conditions such as cancer, heart disease or cirrhosis of the liver.
London, Aug 10 : Britain's Prince Harry recounted for the first time the "horrendous" images he saw during the US-led coalition war in Afghanistan, a media report said Sunday.
London, Aug 10 : India-born centenarian Sikh runner Fauja Singh has urged everyone to join a peace marathon organised in London to mark the First World War centenary in Britain, media reported.
London, Aug 10 : English cricket duo Stuart Broad and wicketkeeper Matt Prior will undergo surgery to cure their long-term injury troubles at the end of the month.
London, Aug 10 : Thousands of people in Britain took to the streets and protested against the ongoing violence in Gaza.
London, August 8 : A house in Nottingham, which is similar to Prime Minister David Cameron's mansion, is set to go up for auction.
London, Aug 8 : A new research has listed down top 10 mistakes that Britons make when they are having sex with their partner.
London, Aug 8 : Two women from Scarborough, Claire Ottaway and Michelle Noble, gave birth to their daughters on same day for the second time.
London, August 8 : A new study has shown that Britons spend more time using technology devices than they do sleeping.
London, Aug 8 : An Indian-origin businessman, who has donated over 300,000 pounds to Britain's Conservative Party is to be elevated to the House of Lords, a media report said Friday.
London, Aug 8 : Britain's Prince William will join a training in September to become a helicopter pilot of air ambulance, Kensington Palace announced Thursday.
London, Aug 07 : A new study has revealed that the 'Millennium Generation' of 14 and 15-year-olds, which is the most technologically-savvy age group in UK, might lose their voice as they keep busy texting and shun phone calls.
London, Aug 7 : A new poll has suggested that British men top the list to consider threesome when they are already in a relationship whereas Brazilians are the least to go with an additional partner.
London, Aug 7 : An Indian-origin woman and her son in Britain have been barred from visiting India on holiday after her ex-husband's objection in a Family Court, contending that he might never see them again.
By Anasudhin Azeez, London, Aug 6 : British Prime Minister David Cameron is facing mounting pressure to change his Israel policy with his Deputy Nick Clegg and Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond seeking an immediate suspension of arms licences to Israel.
London, Aug 5 : A man on board a passenger plane at Manchester airport has been arrested on suspicion of making a bomb hoax call, police said.
London, Aug 5 : A British Indian was fined for 14,000 pounds (around $23,600) for rat infestation and poor living conditions at his house in Britain, a media report said Tuesday.
London, Aug 5 : Four primary school boys have unearthed a 4,300-year-old golden object in an archaeological dig in Britain, a media report said Tuesday.
London, Aug 5 : British Prime Minister David Cameron lost a key ally from the Asian community as Baroness Warsi, minister of state in the foreign office, quit from the government, saying the British government's policy on the crisis in Gaza is "morally indefensible".
London, Aug 5 : Baroness Warsi, Britain's minister of state in the foreign office, Tuesday resigned in protest against the government's policy on Gaza, media reported.
London, Aug 4 : In the wake of the conflict in Gaza, the British government is reviewing the 8 billion pounds-worth sale of arms and military goods to Israel to see if each licence is appropriate, the prime minister office said here Monday.
London, Aug 4 : Britain's Prince William and Duchess Catherine will be spending their holidays in Scotland, as well as moving into their new house at Anmer Hall in Norfolk.
London, Aug 3 : A new survey has revealed that more than one third of Brits happily recycle their sex toys they once shared with an ex in a new relationship.
London, Aug 3 : Prince Harry will inherit Princess Diana's 10million pounds legacy when he will turn 30 in September, it has been revealed.
London, Aug 3 : Every woman owns a few make-up products and a new study has found that the average British woman carries 231 pound worth of cosmetics in her bag.
London, Aug 3 : Indian steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal has made a bid to buy a mountain in Britain sparking protests from the locals, media reported.
London, Aug 3 : One Direction have been named Britain's best selling musical export for the year 2013.
London, Aug 2 : A woman who killed a Sikh man in Britain as she drove her car while using two mobile phones, has been jailed for six years.
London, July 31 : London mayor Boris Johnson Thursday launched the first scheme in Britain that will enforce alcohol abstinence among offenders who binge drink through compulsory use of ankle tags.
London, July 31 : The deadly Ebola virus does not pose a global threat, a latest report has claimed, adding that as long as the virus continues to infect people in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, there is small risk of more long-distance export of the disease.
London, July 31 : The fatal Ebola virus, which has killed hundreds of people since February, could be a threat to Britain, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said.
London, July 30 : Authorities in Britain will soon hold an emergency meeting to discuss the "threat" posed by the Ebola virus that has killed more than 670 people in West Africa, a government official said Wednesday.
London, July 30 : Britons are largely viewed as heavy drinkers and ignorant of other cultures, according to a survey by the British Council.
London, July 29 : British Prime Minister David Cameron has announced a new plan that will allow the government to cut European Union (EU) migrants' entitlement to benefits after just three months of claims, media reports said Tuesday.
London, July 29 : Britain will send a battle group to take part in a major military training in October as part of a NATO package to reassure its allies in eastern Europe, the British defence ministry said Monday.
London, July 26 : An independent probe has been ordered into the case of an Indian-origin woman who battered her three-year-old son to death in Scotland, media reported.
London, July 26 : Summer holidays prove to be a powerful motivation for several women to lose weight or get in shape, according to research by health and fitness brand Fitbit.
Glasgow, July 25 : England's cycling star Bradley Wiggins said he was done with road racing and would never participate in the Tour de France.
London, July 23 : A novel written by a British Indian author has made it to the first long list of the coveted Man Booker Prize for fiction for this year.
London, July 23 : Stella McCartney has again been chosen to design the Great Britain's official team kit for the 31st Olympic Games to be held in Rio in 2016.
London, July 23 : The black box recorders from the crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 have arrived in Britain for data downloading and analysis, the British Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) said Wednesday.
London, July 23 : A new "tell-all" book has claimed that British spooks eavesdrpped on Bill Clinton's steamy phone sex with Monica Lewinsky and it was also used for blackmailing by Israel.
Washington, July 23 : The horse of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II has failed a drug test, it has been revealed.
London, July 23 : An Indian student has won 3,500 pounds ($5,967) in damages for her illegal detention at Heathrow Airport in London, media reported.
Kiev, July 23 : The two black boxes of the crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 arrived in Britain Wednesday for analysis, Ukraine's investigation commission said.
London, July 23 : British companies are struggling to fill an estimated 2.74 million job openings this decade due to a deficit in engineering skills, according to Engineering UK, a non-profit that promotes the profession.
London, July 22 : New England wicket-keeper Jos Buttler finally gets the Test status after serving as a One-Day cricketer and this, he says, is a "dream come true".
London, July 22 : Prince George turned one Tuesday and his parents thanked everyone for their warm wishes.
Washington, July 22 : US President Barack Obama and Ed Miliband, leader of the British opposition Labour Party, Monday affirmed the strong ties that bind the US and Britain, the White House said in a statement.
London, July 21 : A cat fanatic from England has claimed that he has formed the power to read the minds of cats and solve their everyday problems.