UK

  • UK's Vince Cable's visit to India focuses on business Yesterday

    UK's Secretary of State for Business Vince Cable's visit to India focussed on business and Indian students. Cable was on a week-long visit to dispel myths that the UK is not welcoming to Indian students and spread the message that 'Britain is open for Business'. ...
  • Watch: Tributes paid to Mahatma Gandhi at London's Tavistock Square Yesterday

    Tributes were paid to Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of his birth anniversary at Tavistock Square Garden in Bloomsbury. ...
  • Watch: UK Indians revel in the spirit of Diwali Yesterday

    The Indian community in UK organised a special Diwali fare ahead of the festival in London. The organisers plan to take the event to other parts of UK next year. ...
  • Modi government reaches out to UK Indians, organise Diwali function in London Yesterday

    In an attempt to connect with the 'Pravasi Bharatiya', The Government of India held a special function in London to celebrate Diwali. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj graced the event amongst various other dignitaries. ...
  • Watch: David Cameron wishes Happy Diwali 2 days ago

    UK Prime Minister David Cameron wished everyone for the festival of lights. Cameron said, "Happy Diwali to everybody. It is the time we think of triumph of good over evil. Of light over dark. It is a time when British Hindus and Jains also think of the importance of...
  • Scotland polls: Want independence for the benefit of the Scottish people, say residents September 18, 2014

    Scottish Parliament general election will be held on Thursday. One of the locals said, "I will be voting on Thursday because I believe that an independent country will always have the advantage of tackling poverty, equality and economy better." ...
  • Scots to decide today the fate of United Kingdom September 18, 2014

    Scottish Parliament general election will be held on Thursday. The world's attention is on the people of Scotland who not only decide the fate of Scotland, but also the future of United Kingdom. ...
  • ISIS beheads British national, warns US to pull out forces from Iraq September 14, 2014

    Islamic State militants released a video on Saturday which purported to show the beheading of British aid worker David Haines. ISIS militant in the video said, "Allies of America continue to strike at Muslims. They will only accelerate their own destruction." ...
  • Namaste London: In conversation with UK Foreign Secretary July 12, 2014

    In an exclusive interview to CNNIBN's Anubha Bhonsle, UK Foreign Secretary William Hague talks about IndiaUK ties. ...
  • UK envoy travels to Patna to observe, understand Lok Sabha elections April 17, 2014

    With a curiosity to observe elections and understand its process, UK envoy James Bevan travelled to Patna. He also spoke to the polling officers at the booth. ...
  • News 360: 3 Ugandan women file complaint over sex trade, DCW steps in February 4, 2014

    The issue of drug trafficking and prostitution at Khirki Extension has come to the fore once again after a CNNIBN investigation exposed that Ugandan women were being pushed into sex trade. Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Barkha Singh on Tuesday wrote a letter to the Delhi Police Commissioner asking him...
  • Government should come clean on UK's help during Operation Bluestar: Arun Jaitley January 14, 2014

    A Sikh member of the House of Lords in London has claimed that recently released top secret documents suggest former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's government helped Indira Gandhi plan the storming of the Golden Temple in 1984. ...
  • Watch: Cameron defends Mandela memorial 'selfie' in UK Parliament December 12, 2013

    British Prime Minister David Cameron found himself in a spot of bother after he posed for a self portrait with Barack Obama at Nelson Mandela's memorial service. So much so that Cameron had to defend himself in Parliament on Wednesday saying the photo was only in tribute to Mandela who...
  • David Cameron celebrates Diwali with his wife Samantha November 5, 2013

    Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron celebrated Diwali with his wife Samantha Cameron at Swaminarayan temple in London. While Cameron stuck to his usual attire of suit, shirt and tie, his wife tried to blend in the festive mood in a spectacular saree. ...
  • World View: Will America and allies strike Syria? August 31, 2013

    The US and UK on Thursday appeared to have backed down from an immediate punitive military strike against Syria, even as embattled President Bashar al-Assad vowed that his country would emerge "victorious" in any confrontation with America and its allies. ...
  • My son is a little rascal, says Prince William August 20, 2013

    Prince William said baby George Alexander Louis reminds him of Prince Harry. He also called Britain's newest royal, the baby Prince, a little rascal. ...
  • The Last Word: Is UK MPs invite to Modi a signal of his acceptability? August 14, 2013

    The UK is rolling out the red carpet for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi who has been invited by MP Barry Gardiner. ...
  • Narendra Modi gets invite to visit UK, to address House of Commons August 13, 2013

    Nearly 10 months after the British government warmed upto Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, the India groups of the country's two main political parties have invited him to visit the UK. Labour MP Barry Gardiner said Modi has been one of the key political figures in India and he has...
  • Watch: Comic book dedicated to UK royal baby August 5, 2013

    His Royal Highness George Alexander Louis is not even a month old and there is already a comic book dedicated to him. A special edition of a comic book detailing the lives of his parents Will and Kate is being released. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai July 29, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Watch: Experts prediction on the royal baby looks July 23, 2013

    After months of betting on the gender of the royal baby, now rumours are rife about what the royal baby looks like. A baby boy was born to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at St Mary's Hospital in London on July 22, 2013. ...
  • Watch: People celebrate the birth of royal baby July 23, 2013

    A baby boy was born to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at St Mary's Hospital in London on July 22, 2013. ...
  • Britain waits for the royal baby July 21, 2013

    It's being called the 'Great Kate Wait' by the media and the public in Britain who continue to wait for the royal baby. The anticipation for the royal baby's arrival has grown as sources say that the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton's due date has come and gone. ...
  • Britain's wait for the royal baby to end soon July 14, 2013

    The Britain is waiting for the royal baby, the first child of Prince William and Kate. The Duchess of Cambridge will give birth in the Lindo wing of St Mary's Hospital in Paddington, central London, and has opted for a natural birth. ...
  • Watch: UK betting on the soon to be born royal baby July 4, 2013

    UK Prince William and Catherine are going to have their first baby very soon. UK people are betting on how the royal baby will look like. From hair, eyes, to ear, height, people are discussing every feature of the baby. ...
  • Khurshid plays down UK visa bond issue, says it's just a proposal June 26, 2013

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid has played down concerns over a new UK policy saying the requirement for a bond was still merely a proposal. ...
  • Naval war room leak case: Shankaran's plea to be taken up in UK HC June 3, 2013

    Ravi Shankaran got a breather in the naval war room leak case as he won't be immediately extradited. His plea will be taken up in the UK High Court now after the Court of Appeal admitted his plea against extradition on Monday. ...
  • World View: What links known Islamist groups with Woolwich killing? May 25, 2013

    In this episode of World View, CNNIBN's Suhasini Haidar brings you the latest in Woolwich killing in London and links there are to known Islamic groups. ...
  • UK soldier beheading could spark reprisal attacks against Muslims May 24, 2013

    Many fear that the soldier beheading incident in London would spark reprisal attacks against Muslims. England's farright protest groups called for a protest shortly after the attack in Woolwich. The English Defense League used social media to rally its supporters. ...
  • Soldier beheaded: UK police raids house in Lancashire May 23, 2013

    London is in shock after a British soldier was beheaded by two armed men outside military barracks in Woolwich. ...