Britain

UK by-elections pose fresh threat to PM Boris Johnson amids his scandals and setbacks

Johnson has spent months fighting for his survival after a series of controversies including the "Partygate" saga led many Tories to question whether he should remain as leader.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Ukraine likely to get EU membership; Britain pledges military aid, training

In another show of western support, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson met with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy in Kyiv to offer continued aid and military training.

published on : 18th June 2022

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II becomes world's second-longest reigning monarch 

The Queen has overtaken Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who reigned for 70 years and 126 days between 1927 and 2016, to set another record.

published on : 12th June 2022

Britain's Queen thanks Commonwealth for Platinum Jubilee goodwill 

"I continue to be inspired by the goodwill shown to me, and hope that the coming days will provide an opportunity to reflect on all that has been achieved during the last seventy years," she said.

published on : 2nd June 2022

UK to hold days-long bash to celebrate Queen's 70-year reign

The nation will celebrate Queen Elizabeth II’s 70 years on the throne this week with four days of pomp and pageantry in central London.

published on : 30th May 2022

Russia accused of spreading disinformation by US and Britain

Britain’s deputy ambassador James Roscoe told a UN Security Council meeting that Russia has conducted cyber-attacks and used “an online troll factory to spread disinformation.

published on : 24th May 2022

UK Parliament opens with pomp, problems for Boris Johnson

Johnson's Conservative government will set out the laws it plans to pass in the coming year at the tradition-steeped State Opening of Parliament.

published on : 10th May 2022

ICICI Bank ties up with Santander for India-UK business ease 

The partnership is aimed at serving the banking needs of the corporate ecosystem in the growing UK-India corridor, the banking executive noted.

published on : 10th May 2022

UK's first LGBTQ+ museum opens in London

Housed in a 19th-century building in a redeveloped area behind King's Cross railway station, the museum has been four years in the making and is entirely financed by private donations.

published on : 8th May 2022

UK Conservatives lose London strongholds, in blow to Johnson 

The vote for more than 200 local councils decides who collects garbage and fills potholes across the country

published on : 6th May 2022

UK delays post-Brexit border checks until end of 2023

It’s the fourth time the U.K. has delayed checks it agreed to as part of its divorce deal with the EU.

published on : 28th April 2022

TVS commits Euro 100 million in Norton Motorcycle

Chennai-based TVS Motor has committed an additional investment of £100 million in Norton Motorcycles, Britain’s iconic sporting motorcycle brand, which it had acquired in April 2020. 

published on : 22nd April 2022

UK probing claims of Russian chemical attack in Ukraine

Earlier on Monday, Ukraine's Azov battalion claimed a Russian drone had dropped a "poisonous substance" on troops and civilians in Mariupol.

published on : 12th April 2022

New Zealand sending transport plane, money and support team to Europe

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday that the C130 Hercules plane would travel throughout Europe to carry much-needed equipment and supplies to key distribution centers.

published on : 11th April 2022

Britain imposes sanctions on Putin's daughters

Britain says it has sanctioned more than 1,200 Russian individuals and businesses since the invasion of Ukraine on Feb 24, including 76 oligarchs and 16 banks.

published on : 8th April 2022
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