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Tusk to meet May ahead of summit as EU drafts Brexit text

EU President Donald Tusk will meet British Prime Minister Theresa May Thursday for "last-minute talks" to try to help save her beleaguered Brexit deal...

Windsor Castle opens terrace garden for first time in 40 years

Windsor Castle, one of the official residences of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, is to open its East Terrace Garden to the public for the first...

Sikh postmaster stabbed, turban ripped off by robber in UK

A 67-year-old Sikh postmaster in the UK was stabbed in the neck and head and his turban ripped off by a robber during a...

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...

Brexit talks face ‘very big gap’ as new round begins

Britain and the EU kick off a third round of Brexit talks Monday still sharply divided over what comes first -- London's future relationship...

UK says Jallianwala Bagh massacre ‘deeply shameful’, avoids apology

The UK has sidestepped London mayor Sadiq Khan's call for an official apology on the 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre, saying the government has "rightly...

New crackdown on ‘rogue employers’ who hire illegal migrants

COMPANIES employing illegal workers will be hit from “all angles” by “government machinery”, immigration minister James Brokenshire has said. He announced a new crackdown...

Rising student debt: Young Britons in deep crisis

  RISING student debt is severely affecting students across Britain, who are already struggling with a cost-of-living crisis. Britons heading to university next year face major...

Police launch forced marriage awareness campaign as summer holidays start

POLICE are calling on people to look for signs of forced marriage and honour-based violence as children around the country start their summer holidays. In...

Brexit bill becomes law, allowing UK to leave European Union

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth granted royal assent to Prime Minister Theresa May’s flagship Brexit legislation on Tuesday, ending months of debate over the legislation that...