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Ukraine, UK agree to expand military cooperation

Kiev, April 22 | Ukraine and the UK have reached an agreement on expanding the Orbital training mission and working on strengthening the Ukrainian...

‘UK likely to see summer surge in Covid cases’

London, April 22 | The UK is likely to see a "summer surge" in coronavirus cases as many adults were still not vaccinated against...

UK records another 2,396 coronavirus cases, 22 deaths

London, April 22 | Another 2,396 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

Air India cancels UK flights from April 24 to 30

New Delhi, April 21 | National carrier Air India has decided to cancel flights between India and the UK from April 24 to 30.The...

Adil Hussain-starrer ‘Raahgir’ to open UK Asian Film Festival

Mumbai, April 21 | The Adil Hussain-starrer "Raahgir: The Wayfarers" is the opening film at the 23rd UK Asian Film Festival, which starts on...

In run-up to Biden’s summit, UK sets target to slash emissions...

By Vishal GulatiNew Delhi, April 21 | Hours ahead of Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson addressing the opening session of the US Leaders' Summit...

UK variant ‘45% more contagious’ than original virus

Jerusalem, April 21 | The UK variant, termed B117 of Covid-19, is 45 per cent more contagious than the original virus, according to a...

Unsure whether vax effective against Indian variant: UK Health Secy

New Delhi, April 20 | British Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said he cannot give any assurances that the current vaccines the UK has...

UK records lowest daily coronavirus death toll since Sep

London, April 20 | Britain has recorded another four coronavirus-related deaths, the lowest daily increase since early September last year, the official data showed...

UK to imposes travel restrictions on passengers coming from India

New Delhi, April 19 | The UK will impose travel restrictions on air passengers coming from India due to the fast-spreading coronavirus variant in...

UK PM’s India trip cancelled due to Covid surge (Ld)

London, April 19 | UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has cancelled his trip to India in the wake of the severity of the second...

UK sees a surge in ear damage cases among Covid patients

London, April 19 | An increasing number of people in the UK have developed tinnitus for the first time or have seen their symptoms...

UK records another 1,882 Covid cases, 10 deaths

London, April 19 | Another 1,882 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

Man places online order for apples, finds iPhone inside in UK

London, April 18 | In an unexpected event, a UK resident, who made an online purchase of groceries including apples, received an Apple iPhone...

UK records another 2,206 Covid cases, 35 deaths

London, April 18 | Another 2,206 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

Cyber-attack on UK varsity affects Teams, Zoom learning

London, April 17 | As most of the students are dependent on online learning and video-conferencing apps due to the pandemic, the University of...

Portugal resumes flights to Brazil, UK

Lisbon, April 17 | The Portuguese Ministry of Internal Administration has announced the resumption of flights from or to Brazil and the UK, reaffirming...

UK Home Secretary nod to extradition of Nirav Modi to India...

New Delhi, April 16 | In a major boost to the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) probe into the Rs 13,500 crore Punjab National...

UK Home Secretary nod to extradition of fugitive businessman Nirav Modi

New Delhi, April 16 | In a major boost to the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) probe into the Rs 13,500 crore Punjab National...

UK records another 2,672 coronavirus cases

London, April 16 | Another 2,672 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

70% samples had UK variant: PGI Chandigarh

Chandigarh, April 15 | With the number of Covid-19 cases surging at a much faster rate in the second wave, it was assumed that...

About half of UK adults estimated to have antibodies

London, April 15 | About half of the UK's adult population were estimated to have tested positive for coronavirus antibodies by the end of...

UK PM Johnson to shorten his India trip due to pandemic

New Delhi/London, April 14 | British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has decided to shorten his trip to New Delhi later this month in view...

‘Lockdown, not vaccination, behind decline in UK’s Covid cases’

London, April 14 | British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Tuesday that lockdown, not the country's vaccine rollout, is the main reason for the...

UK records another 2,472 Covid cases, 23 deaths

London, April 14 | Another 2,472 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

Proposed UK bill could limit accountability for int’l crimes

London, April 13 | The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet urged UK legislators to amend the proposed new Overseas Operations Bill,...

Prince Harry back in UK ahead of Prince Philip’s funeral

London, April 12 | The UK's Prince Harry has returned to Britain for the first time since leaving for his new life in Los...

Easing lockdown could lead to 3rd Covid-19 wave in UK: Scientists

London, April 12 | British scientists have warned that the British government is risking a third wave of Covid-19 by easing the lockdown too...

Apple Music TV now available in UK, Canada

San Francisco, April 10 | After making its debut in the US last year, Apple Music TV is now available in the UK and...

Putin mourns late UK Prince Philip

Moscow, April 10 | Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a message to Queen Elizabeth II to express his "deep condolences" on the death of...

UK reports another 3,150 coronavirus cases, 60 deaths

London, April 10 | Another 3,150 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

‘More than enough vaccines for adults under-30s in UK’

London, April 9 | Britain has more than enough supply of alternative vaccines to vaccinate all adults under 30, British Health Secretary Matt Hancock...

UK reports another 3,030 coronavirus cases, 53 deaths

London, April 9 | Another 3,030 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

Web series on Leonardo Da Vinci in India ahead UK, US

Mumbai, April 8 | Aidan Turner, best known in India as Kili in "The Hobbit" film series, will play Leonardo Da Vinci in the...

UK begins rollout of Moderna jab

London, April 7 | Amid the concerns over the potential link between the AstraZeneca jab and rare blood clots, the UK on Wednesday rolled...

AstraZeneca’s UK vaccine trial on kids comes to a halt

London, April 7 | A trial of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine on children in the UK has been paused even as the country's medicines...

Covid cases will rise despite vax: UK scientists

London, April 6 | A group of scientists which advise the UK government over the handling of the coronavirus outbreak have warned against lifting...

UK PM confirms further lockdown easing from April 12

London, April 6 | UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has confirmed that from April 12, non-essential shops will reopen and pubs and restaurants will...

UK PM to unveil ‘traffic light system’ for int’l travel

London, April 5 | UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is due to unveil a new traffic light system for international travel amid the Covid-19...

UK PM to unveil plan for ‘Covid status certification’

London, April 5 | UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to unveil plans on Monday to develop a "Covid status certification" scheme to...

‘UK’s 2nd Covid wave started by young people, same scenario in...

By Sumit SaxenaNew Delhi, April 4 | In the UK, the second wave of the coronavirus was started by young people and it seems...

UK variant found in Punjab a potential threat: CSIR-CCMB Director (Ld)

By Sumit SaxenaNew Delhi, April 3 | The UK variant of coronavirus found in Punjab is a potential threat due to its efficiency in...

7 blood clot deaths in UK after AstraZeneca jab

London, April 3 | After more than 18 million people have received vaccinations with AstraZeneca's jab in the UK, the country's health regulator said...

UK records another 3,402 Covid cases, 52 deaths

London, April 3 | Another 3,402 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

UK PM’s adviser quits amid row over race report

London, April 2 | A senior adviser to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will resign amid the intense debate over Downing Street's controversial report...

‘Inoculating kids next big ethical debate for UK govt’

London, April 1 | For the UK government, vaccination of children will be the "next big ethical debate" as the country seeks to recover...

UK GDP revised up, but 2020 still worst yr ever

London, April 1 | The UK's GDP slump for 2020 was revised to 9.8 per cent from a first estimate of 9.9 per cent,...

Don’t squander the gains made against Covid: UK official

London, March 29 | Britons should not "squander the gains" made against the coronavirus pandemic in recent months, Medical Director of the National Health...

10 arrested after violent protest in UK over crime bill

London, March 28 | Ten people were arrested after a protest against the UK government's crime bill turned violent in the English city of...

UK records 4,715 new Covid cases, 58 deaths

London, March 28 | Another 4,715 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

Business

Apple pips Samsung to take 2nd spot in India tablet market

New Delhi, April 22 | Riding on the surge in remote work, learning and fun activities at home during the pandemic, Apple dethroned Samsung...