HEADLINE STORY

HEADLINE STORY

UK cost of living crisis to peak later this year

BRITAIN’S worst cost of living crisis in three decades won’t peak until the tail end of this year but the Bank of England will...

No intention to change the way I live: Sadiq Khan on Buffalo shooter’s threats

  LONDON mayor Sadiq Khan has said that he would not allow threats from “terrorists” to change the way he leads his life, according to a report.  He...

Review attacks Prevent programme on “double standards”

  A leaked review of the government’s counter-terrorism programme has said that it is too focused on right-wing extremism and should now crack down on...

US urges India to reverse ban as wheat-laden trucks, ships stranded at port

  HUNDREDS of thousands of tonnes of wheat were stranded at a major port in India on Tuesday (17) after New Delhi’s surprise ban on...

Sunak on inflation: State cannot protect people completely

  BRITISH chancellor Rishi Sunak has insisted that the state “cannot protect people completely” as he warned the next few months “will be tough”after inflation...

India bans wheat exports as domestic prices soar

INDIA banned wheat exports on Saturday (14), just days after saying it was targeting record shipments this year, as a scorching heat wave curtailed...

India frees convict in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case

INDIA’S top court on Wednesday (18) ordered the release of a man jailed over the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, more than...

Met officer dismissed for ‘gross misconduct’

  A Met Police constable has been dismissed for failing to safeguard a woman who was later killed by her partner. Sandeep Khunkhun, attached to London’s...

Indian woman disguised herself as a man for 39 years

  A 57-year-old woman in south India disguised herself as a man for 39 years to raise her daughter in peace. S Petchiammal, from Katunayakkanpatti village...

30 anti-Vedanta protesters charged in India

  INDIAN federal police have charged 30 people with rioting and other offences after an environmental protest at Vedanta Ltd’s copper mine in 2018 turned deadly, with...