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UK to announce return of visits to relatives in care homes

British health secretary Matt Hancock said on Thursday he will spell out soon how people will be able to visit relatives in care homes,...

UK unveils fresh £30 billion package to stimulate economy

The UK government on Wednesday unveiled a package worth £30 billion to save jobs and help the young into work to kickstart the coronavirus-hit...

Priti Patel says ‘will not tolerate’ crimes against shopworkers

PRITI PATEL has vowed to initiate a “crackdown on abuse and violence against shopworkers”. The home secretary assured that the guilty will be made to...

Commonwealth must acknowledge ‘uncomfortable’ past, say Harry and Meghan

THE Duke and Duchess of Sussex Harry and Meghan said that the Commonwealth must acknowledge the 'uncomfortable' past as 'everyone benefits’ out of it. They...

Britain and India’s Bharti win auction for OneWeb satellite company

Britain has joined forces with India's Bharti Global to buy the collapsed satellite operator OneWeb, with the two sides pledging $1 billion between them to...

China warns Britain about Hong Kong citizenship plan

China warned Britain on Thursday it could retaliate with "corresponding measures" for London's decision to extend a broader path to citizenship for the residents...

Indian students to benefit from UK’s extended PhD post-study visa

Indian students are among the biggest group of international students set to benefit from an extended post-study work visa offer for PhD students as...

UK economy suffers worst quarterly slump since 1979

Britain's economy has suffered its biggest quarterly contraction for more than 40 years as the coronavirus pandemic slashed activity, revised official data showed Tuesday. Gross...

After 65,000 excess deaths, UK figures return to normal

Britain recorded 65,000 more deaths than usual in the past three months as the coronavirus ravaged the country but numbers are now returning to...

Britain locks down city of Leicester after COVID-19 flare-up

Britain has imposed a stringent lockdown on the English city of Leicester following a local flare-up of the novel coronavirus just as Prime Minister...
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