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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...

Brexit trade deal hangs in the balance; Johnson says failure ‘very likely’

A Brexit trade deal between Britain and the EU looked to be hanging in the balance on Saturday(12) after gloomy assessments from leaders on...

In election pitch, PM Johnson backs his deal over no-deal Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has put his Brexit withdrawal deal at the centre of his election campaign, rejecting an electoral pact with the...

Shamima Begum poses a security risk: UK tells Supreme Court

LONDONER Shamima Begum, who went to Syria aged 15 to join Daesh (the Islamic State group) should not be allowed to return to the...

Uber stripped of London licence over safety failures

The Uber ride-hailing service was stripped of its London operating licence on Monday for the second time in just over two years, subject to...

UK’s Labour launches last-gasp attempt to boost election hopes

Britain's opposition Labour party sought to heap pressure on the ruling Conservatives on Tuesday over healthcare, in a bid to exploit government weaknesses and...

PM Johnson to block extension of EU trade talks beyond 2020

Britain set a hard deadline of December 2020 on Tuesday to reach a new trade deal with the European Union, betting that the prospect of...

UK study finds evidence of waning antibody immunity to COVID-19 over time

Antibodies against the novel coronavirus declined rapidly in the British population during the summer, a study found on Tuesday, suggesting protection after infection may...

PM Johnson says only he can end Brexit impasse

Prime Minister Boris Johnson will promise on Wednesday to get Britain out of its Brexit "rut" if he wins a Dec. 12 election, saying...

Despite virus threat, UK universities limit the damage

Poring over her books in the library at Coventry University, far from her home in Equatorial Guinea, Agnes Genoveva Cheba Ade is determined to...