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Indian students appeal to Boris Johnson in historic English test visa row

Several Indian students are among over 200 overseas student signatories of a letter delivered to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson at Downing Street in...

Britain to impose new virus curbs as WHO issues grim warning

The British government announced fresh steps on Tuesday to try to stop a coronavirus surge in England, as the World Health Organization warned that...

UK hands over to India statues stolen from Hindu temple in 1978

Britain has returned three antique bronze sculptures to Indian authorities more than 40 years after they were stolen from a Hindu temple in the...

Pakistan’s Rana claims he endured racist abuse from Yorkshire fans

Former Pakistan fast bowler Rana Naved-ul-Hasan on Tuesday claimed that he was racially abuse by Yorkshire supporters when he played for the English county. Rana...

British MPs back Brexit bill despite EU anger

British lawmakers on Monday backed a new bill that would override parts of the Brexit treaty struck with the European Union last year, despite...

Birmingham tightens restrictions as virus ‘R’ rate rises

Authorities in Britain's second city of Birmingham announced new coronavirus restrictions Friday as the nation's viral reproduction rate, or R number, exceeded 1.0 for...

Britain strikes first post-Brexit trade deal with Japan

Britain struck its first post-Brexit trade deal with Japan on Friday, hailing the agreement as a "historic moment", just as it is struggling to...

England tightens virus rules as cases mount

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday announced a tightening of rules on social gatherings amid concern at rising infection rates, particularly among young...

Nirav Modi’s extradition trial resumes in UK court

Fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi's extradition case related to the estimated $2 billion Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud and money laundering charges brought by the...

Boris Johnson gives October 15 deadline for Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has given an October 15 deadline for a post-Brexit trade agreement with the European Union, brushing off fears about...