HEADLINE STORY

HEADLINE STORY

India to Chinese minister: Ease border tension first

  INDIA said on Friday (25) ties with China could not be normal until their troops pulled back from each other on the disputed border,...

UK Covid infections nearing record highs

CORONAVIRUS levels reached all-time highs in Scotland and Wales and are nearing record levels in England, with around 4.2 million people infected across the...

No-trust motion: Pakistan parliament session adjourned

PAKISTAN’S parliament session was on Thursday (31) adjourned abruptly till Sunday (3) after opposition lawmakers demanded an immediate vote on a no-confidence motion against...

Imran Khan vows to fight on after court rules against him

PAKISTAN’S prime minister Imran Khan is due to address the nation on Friday (8) after the Supreme Court ruled he acted unconstitutionally in blocking...

Sunak’s wife to pay UK taxes on worldwide income

AKSHATA MURTY, wife of Britain’s chancellor Rishi Sunak, announced on Friday (8) she will start paying UK tax on “all worldwide income,” amid controversy...

Rishi Sunak under new attack over Green Card

  BRITAIN’s embattled finance minister Rishi Sunak stood accused of political hypocrisy as new questions emerged over offshore tax havens reportedly held by his Indian wife. Sunak...

Imran Khan dismissed as Pakistan prime minister after losing no-confidence vote

  Imran Khan was dismissed on Sunday as Pakistan prime minister after losing a no-confidence vote in parliament following weeks of political turmoil. It was not...

Johnson and Sunak to be fined over lockdown parties

  British prime minister Boris Johnson and chancellor Rishi Sunak are to receive fines for breaching strict coronavirus lockdown rules, a government statement said on...

Johnson backs decision to send migrants to Rwanda despite outcry from rights groups

  Britain’s prime minister said Rwanda is well-equipped to ‘resettle’ migrants and asylum-seekers to the UK despite some human rights groups describing the project as...

Russia bans entry to Boris Johnson

MOSCOW on Saturday (16) announced it was banning entry to UK prime minister Boris Johnson and several other top UK officials after London imposed...