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Travel agents prepare ‘UK packages’ for Indians as many wish to travel to get...

AS THE UK is all set to start the mass vaccination drive against Covid-19 next week, many Indians want to travel to the country...

England moves to new system of regional Covid-19 restrictions

MORE THAN 40 per cent of people in England will be subject to the toughest tier of restrictions on their daily life from Wednesday(3),...

Britain approves world’s first vaccine against Covid-19; rollout starts next week

BRITAIN on Wednesday(2) became the first country in the world to approve the Covid-19 vaccine developed by US drugmaker Pfizer and its German partner...

A new public garden to commemorate people who lost their lives to Covid-19 to...

A NEW public garden will be created at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to commemorate Londoners who have lost their lives to Covid-19. London Mayor Sadiq...

‘Best early birthday present I could wish for’, says Margaret Keenan,90, after receiving first...

A 90-year-old British grandmother became the first person in the world to receive the Pfizer Covid-19 jab following its clinical approval. Margaret Keenan, who turns...

UK imposes travel ban on human rights violators including a former Pakistani police officer

THE UK has announced sanctions, including travel bans and asset freezes, on 11 politicians, officials and others responsible for gross human rights violations in...

Indian banks’ consortium seeks UK bankruptcy order against Vijay Mallya

A consortium of Indian banks has returned to the High Court in London for a bankruptcy application hearing against liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya. The consortium...

India likely to amend farm reform to end protests

INDIAN government officials looked for ways to tweak new laws liberalising the agricultural sector on Wednesday(9), as they put off a second day of...

New Year, new rules: UK begins post-Brexit future

Britain on Friday (1) began a new year and life outside the European Union’s single market, with the first trucks crossing the Channel by...

India’s Covid-19 cases touch 10m mark; pace of infections slows

INDIA exceeded 10 million infections of the new coronavirus on Saturday(19), much later than predicted only a month ago as the pace of infections...