United Kingdom

UK's exit from EU not to hit Indian investments

India enjoys robust relations with both EU and UK, in this scenario, Brexit is unlikely to make any adverse impact on India's economic and trade relations with the two, says MEA.

published on : 6th April 2019

How Ireland beat Britain in the Brexit divorce battle

In the tug of war of international interests, Ireland's government now has greater traction and is earning a reputation as a shrewd bargainer -- at the same time as Britain's prestige is on the wane.

published on : 25th November 2018

Brexit deal: The end of a loveless 46-year marriage between UK and EU

The eurozone crisis, large-scale immigration from the EU and the refugee crisis of the past few years stoked the discontent, pushing prime minister David Cameron to call the June 2016 referendum.

published on : 25th November 2018

Now, Indians have to pay more for UK visa as Britain raises health surcharge

The surcharge allows anyone in the UK from non-European Union countries on a work, study or family visa for longer than six months to access NHS services in the same way as UK citizens.

published on : 13th October 2018

Cleaners find 'vomit, used condoms' in UK MPs' offices

The issue is apparently so serious that there are now plans of introducing a 'service agreement to force MPs and their staff to adhere to strict new rules about the appropriate use of their workspace,

published on : 9th October 2018

OYO strengthens international presence with UK foray

The company plans to invest GBP 40 million into the UK market and looks to launch in 10 cities in UK including Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow and Edinburgh by 2020.

published on : 19th September 2018

PNB fraud: UK officials confirm Nirav Modi's presence in their country

The confirmation came at a meeting on counter-terrorism in Delhi between a UK delegation and an Indian delegation.

published on : 12th June 2018

Buckingham Palace gears up for Queen Elizabeth 's birthday

It is time for celebrations at the United Kingdom's Buckingham Palace as Queen Elizabeth turned 92 on Saturday.

published on : 22nd April 2018

Russia warns of reprisals if UK acts over spy attack

US and other allies joined London in demanding answers on how a Soviet-designed nerve agent was used in the attack against a former double agent.

published on : 14th March 2018

Russia likely behind UK nerve agent attack, says Rex Tillerson

The United States agreed with its ally Britain on Tuesday that Russia was probably behind an attempt to poison a former double agent, saying the perpetrators should face punishment.

published on : 13th March 2018

Carmaker Nissan says UK plant hit by cyber attack

Production at Nissan's manufacturing plant in Sunderland, northeast England, has been affected by a cyber attack that has hit nearly 100 countries.

published on : 13th May 2017

Sunderland relegated from Premier League after a decade

American owner Ellis Short doesn't mask the problems engulfing the club, saying "significant work" is now required to secure an instant return to the Premier League.

published on : 30th April 2017

Will Vijay Mallya be extradited or deported?

Vijay Mallya, who had sought asylum in the United Kingdom, was arrested by the Scotland Yard on Tuesday, almost a year after he left India.

published on : 18th April 2017

Liquor baron Vijay Mallya arrested in London; gets bail

The 61-year-old liquor baron, wanted in India for defaulting on loans, was arrested after he appeared at a central London police station this morning.

published on : 18th April 2017