LONDON Dec 5: Former England captain and fearsome pace bowler Bob Willis has died aged 70, his family announced on Wednesday. Willis, who captained his country between 1982 and 1984, played in 90 Test matches with his most memorable performance his eight for 43 in the third Ashes Test against Australia at Headingley in 1981. Continue reading “Former England Cricket Captain Bob Willis Dies Aged 70”
LONDON Dec 2: Usman Khan, the convicted terrorist who stabbed two people to death in a terror attack at the London Bridge earlier this week, had plans to carry out terror attacks in Kashmir, reveals a 2012 judgement pronounced by a British court over his role in the 1990 London Stock Exchange bombing.Terrorists kill five migrant labourers from West Bengal in Kashmir.
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MANCHESTER Nov 27: A new statue of Mahatma Gandhi, described as a gift to the UK city of Manchester, was unveiled amid fanfare on Friday.
The 9-foot high, 800 kg bronze statue, created by well-known Indian artist Ram V Sutar, marks one of the tallest sculptures of the Father of the Nation outside India.
LONDON Nov 25: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson unveils his Conservative Party’s manifesto on Sunday, pledging to move on from Brexit and austerity in a bid to secure a general election majority.
LONDON, Nov 23: British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on Friday revealed for the first time that he will remain neutral in the second Brexit referendum that he has vowed to hold if he becomes prime minister next month.
LONDON Nov 20: The EU’s trade chief says Boris Johnson will only get a “bare-bones” trade deal with the EU next year, or none at all.
The prime minister has insisted that the UK will leave the EU in January and says there is “bags of time” to wrap up negotiations for a comprehensive new trade deal by December 2020.
LONDON Nov 19: Britain will be bathed in freezing winter fog tonight with forecasters warning that Arctic air will drop temperatures as low as -9C (15.8F) in parts of the country, bringing the coldest night of autumn so far and widespread frost.
LONDON Nov 18: Ben Stokes, who recently released a book, has alleged that it was David Warner’s constant chirping from the slips motivated him to play that unbelievable match-winning knock of 135 not-out at Headingley. Continue reading “Ben Stokes Using David Warner’s Name To “Spike Book Sales”, Claims Tim Paine”
BENGALURU Nov 18: British deputy high commissioner Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford today said in Bengaluru at the Remembrance Day service that India’s role in both the World Wars was significant.
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LONDON Nov 16: When Britain goes to the polls on December 12, all eyes will be on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to see if he can secure a parliamentary majority to help push through his Brexit deal.