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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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“Edwina and Nehru’s love was platonic because he was impotent”.

The grandson of Lord Louis Mountbatten, the last Viceroy of India, has claimed that the widely-rumoured love affair between Mountbatten’s wife Edwina and India’s first Prime Minister Jawarharlal Nehru was a “platonic” one as Nehru was “impotent”. Ashley Hicks, whose mother Pamela was Lord Mountbatten and Edwina’s younger daughter, told …

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