Antonia Filmer

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Johnson as PM likely to be good for India-UK ties

Boris Johnson has vouched to work closely with the Indian government, business and society to deliver a ‘truly special UK-India...

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Hunt and Johnson present a vision of flourishing Britain

The conservative friends of India circulated an email from Philip Dunne MP, seeking the Indian vote on behalf of Jeremy...

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Designer Indian wear at London’s Maharani store

Maharani is a shop known to the fashion and fabric cognoscenti, located in a well-trodden block of the Fulham Road,...

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Scope for improved relations between India and the UK

UK’s foreign policy priorities have neglected India and the Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has not visited India since he took...

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It’s either Boris or Jeremy

Boris Johnson remains in the lead with 160 votes, Jeremy Hunt scored 77 votes; and Michael Gove was eliminated.  ...

Conservative Party leadership candidate Boris Johnson during launch of his campaign in London, Britain on Wednesday.

Boris Johnson favourite for Tory leadership

Johnson is the favourite with the polls, bookies and it seems the public and has successfully overcome all accusations of...

Dr Iain McGilchrist.

Dr Iain McGilchrist on psychology and neuroscience

On the recommendation of an Australian psychiatrist friend, I recently I listened to a podcast on NPR’s Hidden Brain series,...

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From Donald Trump to Tory leadership hunt, UK had a busy week

The week began with the arrival of US President Donald Trump and his family for a state visit to the...

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Remembering the battle of Normandy

75 years after the largest amphibious invasion in history, The Combined Operations Command comprising of 156,000 great men, the D-Day...

Boris Johnson campaigning in Peterborough

It’s either WTO rules or revoking referendum

Nigel Farage is preparing for the eventuality of a general election and has proposed being involved in the EU Future...

Gertrude Jekyll, by Kate Corbett-Winder.

Shopping hub for the greatest British artists

In arty circles Green and Stone (G&S) have always had the edge on hand-made framing and supplying art materials. G&S...

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UK awaits new Prime Minister, as May tenure ends in June

Theresa May’s has given 7 June as the date for surrendering her leadership of the Conservative Party. The overwhelming pressure...

Entrance in Herculaneum.

Deities and mortals on the Amalfi Coast

A visit to the Amalfi coast in Southern Italy shows how the Western World is indebted to the innovations of...

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European Parliament elections and Pompeo on Thatcher

The government still hopes to pass a deal before candidates elected into MEPs have to sit in the European Parliament....

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Joanna Wood’s classic English interiors

Designer Joanna Wood is as well known for her discretion as for her classic English interiors; over 25 years Joanna...

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Local election results in Britain show unhappiness with status quo

London: The British people, as Prime Minister Theresa May calls them, have just voted in a large tranche of local...

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US space detection moves to deterrence and defence

Wilson gave reference to India’s Mission Shakti, saying about four weeks ago airmen at Buckley Air Force Base detected a...

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Open fire: The United Kingdom is Europe’s top barbecue nation

In UK the barbecues come out with the sun, the warmest Easter weekend on record saw folks setting up their...

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Extinction Rebellion calls for a ‘global emergency’ on climate change

The anti-capitalism movement predicts rising sea levels, desertification, wildfires, water shortages, crop failures, extreme weather, millions of people displaced, disease...

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Notre Dame: After fire, funding drive for restoration begins

Watching the spire diving into the flames that engulfed Notre Dame this week was a terrible moment for the French,...

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May’s ‘begging tour’ takes her to EU as a guest

NIAC identified that the key obstacle is lack of trust and goodwill between the negotiating parties, rather than the absence...

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Angus Buchanan’s vibrant, versatile and impressive designs

It is hard to describe the talents of Angus Buchanan, he is one of those creative people who is so...

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Brexit: May joins hands with Corbyn, leaves supporters shell-shocked

Conservatives voters feel government is in cahoots with the opposition striving to lessen a qualitative Brexit.   London: Just when...

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Theresa May’s last gasp

Oliver Letwin succeeded in passing his amendment that sought to give MPs a non-binding but indicative vote.   March 29...