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New Year, new rules: UK begins post-Brexit future

Britain on Friday (1) began a new year and life outside the European Union’s single market, with the first trucks crossing the Channel by...

Only 30 flights per week to operate between India and UK from Jan 8

Only 30 flights per week will operate between India and the UK when services resume from January 8, India’s civil aviation minister Hardeep Singh...

Britain faces major Brexit challenges after last-minute deal

Britain is set for a new chapter on Friday (25) after securing a hard-fought post-Brexit trade deal with the European Union as EU envoys...

Boris Johnson warns COVID-19 lockdown may get tougher

Prime minister Boris Johnson on Sunday (3) warned that the current tiered system of lockdown to arrest the spread of COVID-19 may have to...

N.Ireland traders to soon face ‘hardships’ as supply strains emerge

Traders selling goods between Northern Ireland and the rest of the UK will face “real hardships” in the coming weeks after the post-Brexit regulatory...

Millennium Group’s Vasant Lakhani passes away

Vasant Lakhani, owner of Millennium Cash & Carry, has passed away on Friday (25 December). He was 72. A resident of east London, Lakhani arrived in...

Brits turn to champagne to ward off Covid blues during festive season

More Britons than ever are splashing out on champagne to help them through the coronavirus crisis. Three of Britain’s top five supermarket groups – No....

Covid has indeed ‘shone a light on structural racism’

MURSHEDA CHOWDHURY, who has been a doctor for 25 years and is of Bangladeshi origin her­self, has highlighted some shocking health statistics – especially...

Raab says benefits of a free-trade agreement between UK and India will be ‘enormous’

THE UK foreign secretary Dominic Raab has said that the mutual benefits of a post Brexit free-trade agreement between UK and India would be...

Awards celebrate Asian business success

    HOTELS and healthcare, restaurants, retail and investment banking – the best of British Asian enterprise was celebrated at the annual Asian Business Awards in...