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Vijay Mallya – A view from inside the court house.

I once witnessed a party thrown by Vijay Mallya’s Force India Formula One team, somewhere near the Silverstone race track in Northamptonshire. The British Grand Prix had just ended and the marquee where the party was being held was filling up with the who’s who of the racing and celebrity …

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Meet Preet Gill – Britain’s first female Sikh MP.

Britain has elected its first female Sikh MP. Preet Kaur Gill, 44, won the constituency of Birmingham Edgbaston – home to a large Sikh community – for the Labour Party with more than 53 percent of the vote. The constituency is a Labour safe seat but had been targeted by …

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Award-winning photographer Souvid Datta admits to doctoring images.

The award-winning British Indian photographer Souvid Datta has admitted to photoshopping images and using copyrighted material of other photographers after a furore about a photo story on  Calcutta’s red light district. Datta, a widely-hailed talent who has won countless awards and worked for the likes of The Guardian, was forced …

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