BRITISH NEWSPAPER

  • Google reverses decision to delete British newspaper links July 4, 2014

    Google Inc (GOOGL.O) (GOOG.O) on Thursday reversed its decision to remove several links to stories in Britain's Guardian newspaper, underscoring the difficulty the search engine is having implementing Europe's "right to be forgotten" ruling. The Guardian protested the removal of its stories describing how a soccer referee lied about reversing a...
  • Indianorigin named editor of 'The Independent' June 17, 2013

    London: A 29yearold Indianorigin journalist was on Monday named the editor of The Independent, becoming the first nonwhite editorial head of a UK national paper. Amol Rajan will replace Chris Blackhurst, becoming Fleet Street's first nonwhite newspaper editor. He was previously the paper's comment editor. Rajan was born in Kolkata before...
  • ICC dismisses IndiaPak matchfixing claims March 13, 2012

    Dubai: The International Cricket Council on Monday dismissed a claim in a British newspaper that Indian bookmakers were fixing the results of English County games and overseas fixtures, and that they were using a Bollywood actress as a honeytrap to recruit players from countries. The chief executive of the sport's world...
  • Ganguly rubbishes World Cup fixing claims March 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly found little substance in the report published in a British newspaper that the World Cup semifinal between India and Pakistan may have been fixed. "I don't know how they have got the information but let me tell that India are world champions and nobody...