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UK Home Office says Shamima Begum still national security threat

London, Nov 24 | ISIS bride Shamima Begum still presents a national security threat, the Supreme Court was told on Monday, at the start...

Christmas get-together plan backed by UK nations

London, Nov 23 | The four UK nations of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland have backed plans to allow some household mixing "for...

UK reports 18,662 fresh Covid-19 cases

London, Nov 23 | UK has reported 18,662 new Covid-19 cases, pushing the tally to 1,512,045, according to official figures released.The coronavirus-related deaths in...

UK to set up national infrastructure bank amid pandemic

London, Nov 21 | The UK's Treasury announced that it will launch a national infrastructure bank to co-invest alongside the private sector in key...

Priti Patel didn’t breach ministerial code over bullying claims: UK PM

London, Nov 21 | UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced that his Home Secretary Priti Patel did not breach the ministerial code over...

Karnataka, UK to collaborate in diverse sectors to spur growth

Bengaluru, Nov 20 | Karnataka would collaborate with the UK in diverse sectors such as renewable energy, pollution control, animation, gaming, regulatory sandboxes and...

UK PM to announce decision on Priti Patel’s future

London, Nov 20 | UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to announced his decision over the findings on an inquiry into Home Secretary...

UK says ‘health comes first’ as talks with EU suspended

London, Nov 20 | The UK's chief negotiator David Frost has said that the health of the British and European Union (EU) negotiating teams...

UK military to get biggest spending boost in 30 yrs

London, Nov 19 | UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced that the country will increase its defense budget by 16.5 billion pounds ($21.8...

Apparel exports request govt for pre-FTA deal with UK

New Delhi, Nov 18 | Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) Chairman A. Sakthivel, has urged the government to strike a pre-FTA preferential trade deal...

UK plans to ban sale of new petrol, diesel cars by...

London, Nov 18 | Prime Minister Boris Johnson has outlined his 10 climate pledges for a green industrial revolution for 2,50,000 jobs and ending...

EU fully determined to reach agreement with UK: Spokesperson

Brussels, Nov 17 | The European Union (EU) is "100 per cent determined to reach an agreement" with the UK on their future relations,...

10 UK MPs in self-quarantine

London, Nov 17 | Ten other Conservative MPs were currently self-isolating along with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson after one of them tested positive...

UK Health Secy urges vigilance amid vaccine hopes

London, Nov 17 | UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock has urged Britons to "remain vigilant" despite looming hopes for a vaccine against the novel...

Red lines remain unchanged in talks with EU: UK official

London, Nov 17 | A senior UK official has said that the country's red lines remained unchanged in negotiations over its future relationship with...

Amazon apologises after saying Northern Ireland not part of the UK

London, Nov 16 | Amazon has said sorry after mistakenly telling a customer in the Northern Ireland that he was not in the United...

UK PM self-quarantining after coronavirus contact

London, Nov 16 | British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is self-quarantining after coming into contact with someone who has tested positive for Covid-19, a...

UK reports 24,962 new Covid-19 cases, 168 deaths

London, Nov 16 | Another 24,962 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

Muslims report Islamophobia in UK’s Labour Party

London, Nov 15 | British Muslim Labour Party members and supporters have witnessed Islamophobia within the the country's biggest opposition party, a recent report...

Next 2 weeks crucial for lifting England lockdown: UK scientist

London, Nov 15 | The next two weeks will be "absolutely crucial" to ensure an end to England's month-long lockdown on December 2 as...

UK reports another 26,860 coronavirus cases, 462 deaths

London, Nov 15 | Another 26,860 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

UK’s Covid-19 reproduction number drops slightly

London, Nov 14 | The UK's coronavirus reproduction number, also known as the R number, has dropped slightly to a maximum of 1.2, according...

UK PM’s top adviser leaves Downing Street

London, Nov 14 | Putting an end to speculations, Dominic Cummings, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's chief aide, has exited the Downing Street, a...

UK records another 27,301 coronavirus cases with 376 deaths

London, Nov 14 | Another 27,301 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

UK PM’s aide to leave Downing Street by Xmas: Report

London, Nov 13 | Dominic Cummings, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's chief aide, is expected to leave his position at the Downing Street by...

China in clear breach of deal by expelling Hong Kong MPs:...

Hitesh TikooLondon, Nov 13 | The UK has accused China of violating its legal agreement with London after Beijing expelled four Hong Kong opposition...

UK Business Secy urges public to follow rules against pandemic

London, Nov 13 | Alok Sharma, the UK's Indian-origin Business Secretary, has urged the general public to abide by the restrictions imposed across the...

UK Covid-19 death toll tops 50,000

London, Nov 12 | The number of people who have died with Covid-19 in Britain has passed 50,000, according to government figures released on...

UK records highest daily coronavirus death toll since mid-May

London, Nov 11 | Another 532 people with coronavirus have died in Britain, marking the highest daily coronavirus death toll since mid-May, according to...

UK PM warns against easing efforts to fight Covid-19

London, Nov 10 | UK Prime Minister Boris Johnsonhas warned against relaxing efforts to fight the coronavirus pandemic amid looming hopes of a vaccine...

Niharica Raizada on leaving a medicine career in UK for Bollywood

Mumbai, Nov 9 | Actress Niharica Raizada says although she is academically qualified for a career in medicine, acting was always her true calling. "I...

UK imposes stricter curbs on travellers from Denmark

London, Nov 9 | Freight drivers who are not British citizens and have been driving through Denmark in the last two weeks have been...

UK gov’t agrees to fund free school meals for poorest children

London, Nov 9 | The British government agreed to fund free meals for the poorest children over the winter period in a major policy...

UK, EU to resume trade talks on Monday as differences remain

London, Nov 8 | Negotiators from the UK and the European Union (EU) will resume talks on a post-Brexit trade deal in London...

Big Ben chimes in remembrance of UK’s war dead

London, Nov 8 | The iconic Big Ben's Great Clock chimed on Sunday during the UK's national tribute to those killed in the two...

UK records another 24,957 coronavirus cases with 413 deaths

London, Nov 8 | Another 24,957 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

UK bans travellers from Denmark

London, Nov 7 | The UK has imposed an immediate for all travellers from Denmark amid concerns of a mutated Covid-19 strain found in...

UK reports 23,287 new Covid-19 cases

London, Nov 7 | Another 23,287 people in the UK have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, which increased the country's overall infection tally...

UK Foreign Secretary self-isolates after Covid-19 contact

London, Nov 6 | UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has self-iolated after being in close contact with someone who has tested positive for the...

UK adds Germany, Sweden to travel quarantine list

London, Nov 6 | The UK has added Germany and Sweden in its coronavirus quarantine list, which means travellers returning from both countries will...

UK, EU admit wide gaps in post-Brexit trade talks

London, Nov 5 | The UK and the European Union (EU) have admitted that wide differences remained on some difficult issues following the conclusion...

‘Take cue from UK, do not permit EDM festival in Goa’

Panaji, Nov 4 | The Goa government should pay heed to the UK government's decision to go ahead with a second Covid-19 lockdown and...

Nirav Modi faces another setback as UK judge rules in India’s...

London, Nov 4 | Fugitive diamond merchant, Nirav Modi, faced another setback as a UK judge on ruled in the government of Indias favour...

India’s evidence admissible, says UK court hearing Nirav Modi extradition plea

London, Nov 4 | A UK court hearing the extradition proceedings of diamantaire Nirav Modi has ruled that the evidence submitted by the Indian...

UK raises terror threat level to ‘severe’

London, Nov 4 | The UK has raised its terror threat level from "substantial" to "severe", meaning an attack is highly likely, following the...

UK records highest single-day death toll from Covid since May

London, Nov 4 | The coronavirus-related deaths in Britain rose by 397 to 47,250, the highest daily increase since May, according to official figures.Another...

UK Covid tracing app fails to tell people at risk to...

London, Nov 3 | The Covid-19 contact tracing app in the UK, based on the Google-Apple technology and downloaded by at least 19 million...

UK watchdog fines Marriott 18.4mn pounds over data breach

London, Nov 2 | The UK's Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has fined Marriott International 18.4 million pounds (nearly $23.8 million) over a 2014 customer...

UK PM announces month-long lockdown in England

London, Nov 1 | British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that England will enter a month-long lockdown from Thursday."Now is the time to take...

UK PM mulls England lockdown next week

London, Oct 31 | UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson was considering putting England on a month-long lockdown next week in the wake of a...

Business

SWR flags off first export NMG rake to B’desh from B’luru

Bengaluru, Nov 25 | South Western Railway's (SWR) Divisional Railway Manager, Ashok Kumar Verma, on Tuesday flagged off the first export-bound New Modified Goods...