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British PM Boris Johnson faces first electoral test that could reduce parliamentary majority to one as Brexit battle looms
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British PM Boris Johnson faces first electoral test that could reduce parliamentary majority to one as Brexit battle looms

Britain's Boris Johnson faces his first test at the ballot box on Thursday in a by-election that could reduce his parliamentary majority to one, making it harder to enact his Brexit plan

Infosys founder Narayana Murthy's son-in-law Rishi Sunak among 3 Indian-origin MPs to join UK PM Boris Johnson's Cabinet
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Infosys founder Narayana Murthy's son-in-law Rishi Sunak among 3 Indian-origin MPs to join UK PM Boris Johnson's Cabinet

Rishi Sunak, the son-in-law of Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy, was among three Indian-origin ministers in Boris Johnson's new cabinet.

Boris Johnson becomes British prime minister, promises to leave EU on 31 October with 'no ifs, no buts'
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Boris Johnson becomes British prime minister, promises to leave EU on 31 October with 'no ifs, no buts'

Boris Johnson officially became Britain's new prime minister on Wednesday and promised to leave the European Union on October 31 'no ifs, no buts' under a 'new deal' with the 28-member economic bloc.

Boris Johnson breaks tradition by entering No 10 Downing Street without spouse; speculation rife about whether his girlfriend will live in PM's residence
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Boris Johnson breaks tradition by entering No 10 Downing Street without spouse; speculation rife about whether his girlfriend will live in PM's residence

When Boris Johnson entered the famous black door of No 10 Downing Street as Britain’s new prime minister, he was the first for nearly half a century to do so unaccompanied by a spouse

Daily Bulletin: Lok Sabha likely to take up Triple Talaq Bill for debate and passage; India's first space war drill 'IndSpaceEx' to kickstart today; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Lok Sabha likely to take up Triple Talaq Bill for debate and passage; India's first space war drill 'IndSpaceEx' to kickstart today; day's top stories

Lok Sabha likely to take contentious Triple Talaq Bill for consideration and passage today; India's first space war drill 'IndSpaceEx', likely to kickstart today; day's top stories

Boris Johnson takes over as UK's new prime minister, promises to leave EU on 31 October with 'no ifs, no buts'
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Boris Johnson takes over as UK's new prime minister, promises to leave EU on 31 October with 'no ifs, no buts'

Boris Johnson laid out his vision as Prime Minister in his first speech on the steps of Downing Street after a meeting with Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace.

Boris Johnson takes over as British PM; Theresa May says new govt's success 'will be country's success'
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Boris Johnson takes over as British PM; Theresa May says new govt's success 'will be country's success'

The Buckingham Palace confirmed that Boris Johnson had been appointed “as Prime Minister and First Lord of the Treasury.”

Daily Bulletin: BS Yeddyurappa likely to be new CM as Kumaraswamy loses trust vote; Boris Johnson set to be sworn in as UK PM
India

Daily Bulletin: BS Yeddyurappa likely to be new CM as Kumaraswamy loses trust vote; Boris Johnson set to be sworn in as UK PM

BJP state chief Yeddyurappa likely to be new CM as Kumaraswamy loses trust vote in Karnataka Assembly; Boris Johnson wins race to become new Tory leader and set to be sworn in as PM; day's top stories

Boris Johnson set to become UK's next prime minister, receives praise and some criticism on Twitter
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Boris Johnson set to become UK's next prime minister, receives praise and some criticism on Twitter

Boris Johnson was elected as UK's next prime minister and the Conservative Party's next leader on Tuesday, and world leaders took to Twitter to praise and congratulate him as the new leader

Boris Johnson is new British prime minister after defeating Jeremy Hunt; formal handover from Theresa May to take place tomorrow
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Boris Johnson is new British prime minister after defeating Jeremy Hunt; formal handover from Theresa May to take place tomorrow

Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson has won the race to lead Britain's governing Conservative Party, and will become the country's next prime minister. He defeated his rival Jeremy Hunt overwhelmingly in a vote of Conservative Party members.

Photos: No windows broken as Buckingham Palace hosts first football match
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Photos: No windows broken as Buckingham Palace hosts first football match

Photos from the first ever football match held at Buckingham Palace.

Malala Yousafzai to meet Queen Elizabeth in London
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Malala Yousafzai to meet Queen Elizabeth in London

Buckingham Palace officials said Sunday that Malala Yousafzai has been invited to a reception that will be hosted by the queen and her husband, Prince Philip.

Sponsored Story: Best of entertainment on British Airways
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Sponsored Story: Best of entertainment on British Airways

British Airways has now added Hindi films to its repertoire of entertainment options in-flight, for those who demand a visual treat to entertain themselves through a long flight.

William and Kate moving into Kensington Palace with newborn son
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William and Kate moving into Kensington Palace with newborn son

Prince William and wife Kate Middleton along with their new born son Prince George are set to move into their home at Kensington Palace this week after a 1.5 million pounds overhaul of the property

Ang Lee's next movie to be on Muhammed Ali
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Ang Lee's next movie to be on Muhammed Ali

Screenwriter Peter Morgan is working on a film with director Ang Lee about boxing legend Muhammad Ali.

Kate and William's Prince George to be christened on October 23
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Kate and William's Prince George to be christened on October 23

Prince George, Britain's future monarch and the son of Prince William and Kate Middleton, will be christened on October 23 at the chapel where Prince Diana's body lay before her funeral

When Amitabh Bachchan met British PM David Cameron and his wife
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When Amitabh Bachchan met British PM David Cameron and his wife

The reception, held behind the famous black door of 10, Downing Street which has been home to the British Prime Ministers for over 275 years, was to mark the sixth anniversary of the Leicester-based charity 'Silver Star'.

JK Rowling to pen Harry Potter inspired film
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JK Rowling to pen Harry Potter inspired film

Studio Warner Bros. announced Thursday that Rowling will write the screenplay for a movie based on "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them," her textbook about the magical universe she created in the Potter stories.