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Britain tells Merkel it will be ‘strong partner’

Britain on Monday said it would be a "strong partner" to Germany in response to comments by German Chancellor Angela Merkel about Britain and...

Ramadan: A time for renewal

  THIS week marks the start of Ramadan, a unique and special time for Muslims in Britain and across the world. It’s a time to reflect...

British lesbian wins Hong Kong visa rights in legal bid

A British lesbian on Monday won the right to live and work in Hong Kong with her partner in a landmark legal decision that...

‘WAGatha Christie’ libel trial ends in defeat for devastated Vardy

  Coleen Rooney, wife of former England soccer captain Wayne, emerged victorious in her high-profile libel match with the spouse of an ex-teammate after a...

Motion tabled in UK parliament against Pak’s occupation of Gilgit-Baltistan

A motion has been tabled in the UK parliament condemning Pakistan's "arbitrary" move to declare the strategic Gilgit-Baltistan region, bordering disputed PoK, as its...

Cameron announces anti-militant plan, tells internet firms to help

Prime Minister David Cameron said that moderate Muslims in Britain should speak out against Islamist militants, saying it was wrong to deny any connection...

Indian-origin boy first to receive new cancer therapy in UK

An 11-year-old Indian-origin boy has become the first patient to receive a pioneering new cancer therapy by the UK's state-funded National Health Service and...

Suella Braverman, Esther McVey resigns over draft Brexit deal: statement

Britain's Work and Pensions Secretary Esther McVey, a Brexit hardliner, resigned on Thursday over a draft withdrawal agreement with Brussels in a further blow...

UK launches girls’ education drive for India on Women’s Day

  THE UK government launched a girls’ education drive aimed at developing countries, including India to mark International Women’s Day.  The government will work with UNICEF’s Generation Unlimited (GenU)...

UK on track for one of Europe’s worst virus death tolls

Britain is on track to record one of the worst coronavirus death tolls in Europe, after data published on Tuesday showed nationwide fatalities topped 24,000...