London Underground priority seats get a facelift

At the start of Transport for London’s (TfL’s) Priority Seating Week, new research has revealed that around one in four passengers feels awkward about offering their seat to someone who might need it more. A survey of 1,000 customers also found...

Dump Trump campaign renewed

US President Donald Trump’s postponed state visit to the UK will go ahead in June, as has been confirmed by the Buckingham PalaceThe three-day trip in June would observe him travelling to Normandy in France to take part in the 75th anniversary...

Tamil parties bank on social media to draw millennial voters

Just a few days to go before campaigning for the Tamil Nadu polls end, the limelight has shifted to media platforms

India pays tributes to victims of Jallianwala Bagh massacre

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu released a postage stamp and a coin commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre.

Eight Britons killed in Sri Lankan explosions

COLOMBO: The Sri Lankan High Commissioner to the UK has revealed that eight British citizens are among the hundreds killed in explosions in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday. It has been widely reported that they include a mother and her 11 year old...

Bhutan too may give China’s BRI meet a miss

While India has rejected China’s invite for Belt and Road Forum meet, Bhutan is the only country in the immediate neighbourhood which is again holding out against Chinese attempts to rope it in for the event which is likely to be attended by...

Many of the 14,500 Indian soldiers wounded in the battlefields of Europe in World War I, were admitted to the Royal Pavillion in Brighton, which was turned into a hospital. Those who died, the Sikhs and the Hindus, were cremated on the Brighton...

London: Britain's intelligence agency is harnessing the minds of more than 100 dyslexic and dyspraxic spies to combat terrorism and foreign espionage. Using their ability to analyse complex information in a “dispassionate, logical and analytical”...

London: Britain's intelligence agency is harnessing the minds of more than 100 dyslexic and dyspraxic spies to combat terrorism and foreign espionage. Using their ability to analyse complex information in a “dispassionate, logical and analytical”...

The Narendra Modi government got a slap on the wrist from the Supreme Court which said it behaved like 'Kumbhakarna', the mythological character who loved sleeping for long periods, and 19th century story character 'Rip Van Winkle', who shirked...



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