Britain's most senior Indian-origin cabinet minister Priti Patel on Sunday launched a direct attack at her Conservative party leadership in her campaign to get Britain to vote to leave the European Union (EU) in the June 23 referendum.
The elite status of the African slaves in India ensured that a number of them had access to political authority and secrets which they could make use of to become rulers in their own right, reigning over parts of India.
India promised swift punishment after a student from Congo was fatally attacked last week in New Delhi, following a demand by several African missions that the government take steps to ensure the safety of Africans living in India.
Actually, relations between the two countries are much more than just food, poetry, music and films and nostalgia. There are bigger issues like oil, sanctions, diplomacy and strategy to be taken care of.
ED is soon expected to make a fresh request for Vijay Mallya's extradition under the India- UK Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty (MLAT) in connection with its money laundering probe against the liquor baron in an alleged bank loan fraud case.
Prashant Kishor, the election campaign manager brought in by the Congress party to reverse its declining fortunes, knew his real work would begin when the party hit rock bottom. It looks like that moment has come.
Terming the latest WHO report on air pollution "misleading", environment minister Prakash Javadekar said India would soon come out with air pollution data of major cities across the US and Europe so that people know the whole picture.
Vijay Mallya is the not the only Indian in UK whose extradition is being sought by Delhi. He has joined Lalit Modi , Nadeem Saifi and 12 others who have evaded extradition despite efforts of successive governments.