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  • Salman Khan honoured at Britain's House of Commons

    Salman Khan honoured at Britain's House of Commons

    Bollywood star Salman Khan received a Global Diversity Award at Britain's House of Commons. Salman was at the House of Commons here on Friday, and received the award from Keith Vaz, British Parliament's longest-serving Asian MP. "The Global Diversity Award......

    September 16, 2017
  • It's not quite cricket, Theresa

    It's not quite cricket, Theresa

    She doesn’t seem such a bad old stick, Theresa May, when you see her palling out with various cricketers, and I noticed some quite sweet pictures this week of her looking delighted at being given a special “May 10” England......

    September 15, 2017
  • Grand old man of the freedom struggle

    Grand old man of the freedom struggle

    Dadabhai Naoroji (1825-1917), whose death centenary falls today, was an iconic figure of the pre-Gandhi era in the freedom movement. He was thrice the President of Indian National Congress - in 1886 (Calcutta), 1893 (Lahore) and 1906 (Calcutta). In 1892,......

    June 30, 2017
  • Theresa May survives first major test in UK Parliament

    Theresa May survives first major test in UK Parliament

    Theresa May on Thursday won her first confidence vote by a narrow margin in the House of Commons on her parliamentary agenda set out in the Queen's Speech, her first major test as the prime minister of a minority government......

    June 29, 2017
  • Theresa May on course to lose majority in British parliament

    Theresa May on course to lose majority in British parliament

    British Prime Minister Theresa May is on course to lose her overall majority in the British general election, according to an exit poll released as soon as voting finished Thursday night. The poll, commissioned by Britain's main broadcasters, showed May's......

    June 9, 2017
  • UK MPs warned not to change Brexit bill

    UK MPs warned not to change Brexit bill

    The Brexit Secretary has warned members of Parliament to leave the bill for exiting the European Union unchanged when it is debated again in the House of Commons on Monday. David Davis issued a last-minute warning to Tory rebels not......

    March 12, 2017
  • Brexit backing

    Brexit backing

    It would be premature still to speculate on whether Brexit is on course to attain fruition. Suffice it to register that Theresa May has recovered from the blow suffered in the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom which had directed......

    February 4, 2017