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Britain’s top court to rule on PM Johnson’s suspension of parliament

Britain's top court met on Tuesday to consider whether a decision by Prime Minister Boris Johnson to suspend parliament until shortly before the date...

Johnson “cautious” ahead of Brexit talks with EU’s Juncker

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was feeling "cautious" as he went into talks on a Brexit deal with European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker on...

Facebook fact-checker finds Tories ran ads with altered BBC headline

One of Facebook's third-party fact-checkers accused Britain's governing Conservative Party on Friday of misrepresenting a BBC News article in its ads on the social...

London Stock Exchange flatly rejects Hong Kong’s $39 billion takeover offer

The London Stock Exchange emphatically rejected the Hong Kong bourse's $39 billion takeover offer on Friday, opting to stick with its planned purchase of...

‘Absolutely not’: PM Johnson denies lying to Queen Elizabeth over parliament suspension

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday denied lying to Queen Elizabeth over the reasons for suspending the British parliament after a court ruled his...

UK government publishes no-deal Brexit scenarios predicting disorder

A 'no-deal' Brexit could snarl cross-Channel trade routes, disrupting supplies of medicines and fresh food while protests spread across Britain, according to a worst-case...

Indian students set to benefit from UK’s 2-year post-study work visa offer

In a move that addresses a long-standing demand to boost Indian student numbers choosing British universities, the UK government on Wednesday announced a new...

Prominent businessmen Rami Ranger and Zameer Choudrey appointed to House of Lords

A NEWLY APPOINTED Asian peer has said he wants to use the opportunity to develop “positive relations” between India and Pakistan. Businessman Dr Rami Ranger...

After battle with MPs, British PM seeks Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson insisted Tuesday he was working hard to strike a divorce deal with the European Union, after he suspended parliament...

UK intercepts 86 migrants crossing Channel in one day

British authorities said they intercepted 86 migrants crossing the Channel from France on small boats on Tuesday, thought to be one of the largest...