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2 drunk British Indians harass Air hostess on flight, arrested

LONDON: Two inebriated British nationals of Indian origin were arrested for allegedly harassing a 28-year-old air hostess on an Air India flight from London to Delhi. After a complaint was filed, both the accused, who are real estate agents were arrested and later got bail, police said. In a statement, ...

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Daniel Craig back as James Bond

LONDON: Daniel Craig is ready to sign on to return as fictional British Secret Service agent James Bond, say reports. Multiple sources told that Bond franchise producer Barbara Broccoli has “just about persuaded Daniel Craig to do one more Bond movie”. This comes after Broccoli produced his hit off-Broadway production ...

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British-Pakistani gets £1million for creating smartphone app

LONDON: British-Pakistani youngster Yasir Khattak has scored an investment of £1million for a project he built in school. Yasir, 21, made a switch and socket in his school days which can be turned on and off through a smartphone app. The smart application can also calculate the amount of electricity ...

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Pakistan wants peace with India: Gen Bajwa

LONDON: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa has said that Pakistan was a peace-loving country and wants to resolve all outstanding issues including the core issue of Jammu and Kashmir with India peacefully. He said this while addressing a UK think-tank, the International Institute for Strategic Studies, ...

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COAS UK visit ‘very important’

LONDON: Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa on Sunday reached London on a three-day official visit where he will be highlighting India’s intransigence in resolving bilateral disputes as well as the developments in Afghanistan and Pakistan’s war against terrorism. According to military’s media wing, the Inter-Services Public Relations ...

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COAS in London for talks with British leadership

LONDON: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa today arrived in London on a three-day official visit, said a statement issued by the military’s media wing. “COAS arrived in London on a three-day official visit. He will interact with UK’s political and military leadership,” said the ISPR statement. #COAS ...

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UK-German stock exchange deal blocked by EU

LONDON: EU regulators have blocked London Stock Exchange’s £21bn merger with German stock exchange Deutsche Boerse. The European Commission said the deal would have created a “de facto monopoly” for certain financial services. The merger would have combined Europe’s two largest stock exchange operators. London Stock Exchange Group said it ...

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Pink diamond worth millions shown in London ahead of auction

LONDON: Sotheby’s is displaying the startling “pink star” diamond in London before it’s auctioned in Hong Kong. The gem should fetch more than $60 million when put on the block April 4, which would represent a record for a pink diamond sold at auction. It said the 59.60-carat gem is ...

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Britain to launch EU exit process today

LONDON: Britain formally launches the process for leaving the European Union on Wednesday, a historic step that has divided the country and thrown into question the future of the European project. Just days after the EU’s 60th birthday, Britain is poised to become the first country ever to seek a ...

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