Articles about London
26 May 2021
UK fell 'disastrously short' on COVID-19: Boris Johnson's former aide
Dominic Cummings, a former aide of the United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson, has apologized for the country's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
21 Apr 2021
Britain's mourning Queen marks low-key 95th birthday
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II turned 95 on Wednesday, days after husband Prince Philip's funeral on Saturday.
16 Apr 2021
UK finds cases of COVID-19 variant first found in India
UK health authorities identified 77 cases of the highly infectious B.1.617 variant of coronavirus which causes COVID-19, first found in India, and designated it a Variant Under Investigation (VUI).
19 Mar 2021
Sarah Everard: UK woman's disappearance, death sets off a movement
The disappearance and death of Sarah Everard, a 33-year-old United Kingdom woman, has brought the nation's public institutions under intense scrutiny.
25 Feb 2021
Nirav Modi can be extradited to India: UK court
A United Kingdom court on Thursday ruled that fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi can be extradited to India, stating that he has a "case to answer for in India."
02 Feb 2021
Scotland Yard celebrates first-ever Sikh female police officer
Scotland Yard celebrated the 50th anniversary of Karpal Kaur Sandhu joining its ranks as the first South Asian and Sikh female Police officer, paving the way for others to follow in her footsteps.
26 Jan 2021
Air pollution linked to increased risk of irreversible vision loss
Air pollution is associated with an increased risk of progressive and irreversible sight loss, known as Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD), according to a long-term study published in the British Journal of Opthalmology.
23 Jan 2021
UK variant of coronavirus may be more deadly: Boris Johnson
The United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday said early evidence suggests that the new coronavirus variant that was detected in England toward the end of last year may be associated with a higher degree of mortality.
23 Jan 2021
Vijay Mallya seeking 'alternative route' to remain in the UK
Fugitive economic offender Vijay Mallya has reportedly appealed to the UK Home Secretary Priti Patel for an alternative route to remain in the UK and avoid extradition to India.
20 Jan 2021
BBC apologizes for incomplete India map after complaint
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) on Tuesday apologized for any offense caused and rectified what it termed the mistaken use of an inaccurate graphical representation of the Indian map, which had the boundaries of Jammu and Kashmir entirely missing.
15 Jan 2021
UK bans travel from South America over Brazil variant fears
The United Kingdom is banning travel from entire South America and Portugal amid concerns over a new variant of the coronavirus in Brazil, authorities in London announced.
07 Jan 2021
UK daily coronavirus death toll hits 1,041; highest since April
The UK recorded 1,041 deaths from the coronavirus on Wednesday, the highest since the peak of the pandemic in April last year. Members of Parliament retrospectively voted on a new nationwide lockdown that is already legally enforceable.
06 Jan 2021
Nirav Modi's sister, brother-in-law turn approvers, will testify against him
Fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi's younger sister and brother-in-law have turned approvers in the Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam case and will now testify against him after a special court in Mumbai accepted their request seeking a pardon on Monday.
30 Dec 2020
After Pfizer, Oxford-AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine approved in UK
The COVID-19 vaccine developed by Oxford University and AstraZeneca has been approved for use in the United Kingdom.
30 Dec 2020
India reports 14 new cases of mutant coronavirus strain
India has reported 14 new cases of the mutated strain of the coronavirus first detected in the United Kingdom.
28 Dec 2020
UK to Japan: These countries have reported new coronavirus strain
Just as vaccines against COVID-19 were starting to roll out in parts of the world, a new strain of the coronavirus has stirred global panic.
24 Dec 2020
UK-EU agree on Brexit deal week before transition period ends
With just a week to go before the Brexit transition period ends, the United Kingdom and the European Union have agreed on a historic trade deal.
24 Dec 2020
Stella Tennant, iconic British model, has died aged 50
Stella Tennant, the renowned British model known for her indomitable beauty and style, has passed away at the age of 50.
22 Dec 2020
New coronavirus strain doesn't affect potential of vaccines, says government
The new strain of the coronavirus detected in the United Kingdom has no impact on the potential of emerging vaccines, the government said on Tuesday.
22 Dec 2020
Can prepare vaccine against mutated virus in 6 weeks: BioNTech
Ugur Sahin, the co-founder and CEO of the German drugmaker BioNTech, displayed confidence that their COVID-19 vaccine can work against the new strain of the coronavirus.
22 Dec 2020
Students, families stuck in UK as India suspends flights
India's temporary suspension of all flights to and from the United Kingdom has impacted the travel plans of several Indian students who were hoping to travel home during the holiday season.
21 Dec 2020
India-UK flights suspended as Britain reports new coronavirus variant
India has decided to temporarily suspend all flights to and from the United Kingdom until December 31, the Ministry of Civil Aviation announced on Monday.
05 Dec 2020
Premier League, Tottenham vs Arsenal: Preview, Dream11 and stats
Premier League 2020-21 leaders Tottenham face arch-rivals Arsenal in gameweek 11 on Sunday.
25 Nov 2020
Champions League, Man United, Chelsea register wins: Records broken
Matchday four of the UEFA Champions League 2020-21 season saw Group H take an interesting turn.
17 Nov 2020
London named best city in world, Delhi takes 62nd position
Vancouver-based Resonance Consultancy Ltd., which deals in real estate, released its "World's Best Cities for 2021" list, naming London as the best city.
13 Nov 2020
ATP Finals: All that you need to know
20-time Grand Slam winner Rafael Nadal was drawn in the same group as defending champion Stefanos Tsitsipas and US Open winner Dominic Thiem for the ATP Finals in London.
10 Nov 2020
Adele back to London to complete work on latest album
Hello hitmaker Adele bowled us over with her Saturday Night Live stint last month.
15 Oct 2020
UK: London, other areas moving into Tier 2 coronavirus lockdown
This weekend, Londoners will face stricter COVID-19 restrictions as authorities have decided to move into a Tier 2 lockdown to stem the spread of the coronavirus.
10 Oct 2020
'Sister Act 3' is in making? Whoopi Goldberg drops hints
Whoopi Goldberg has made the day for many '90s comedy fans!
08 Oct 2020
Click selfies with flying Harry Potter at Leicester Square now
Leicester Square, London, has become a center of attraction for all Potterheads.
26 Sep 2020
Had to sell jewelry to pay legal costs: Anil Ambani
Anil Ambani, once the world's sixth-richest man, told a court in London on Friday that he sold his jewelry to meet legal costs and that his expenses are being borne by his family, reports said.
09 Aug 2020
Beirut Nights: Enjoy the best of desserts and Shisha
In London, you get to do everything: Right from meeting new people to enjoying the vibrancy and the delicious food.
09 Aug 2020
Ibriz Akhtar: Ace fashion designer with ultrachic, trendy fashion knack
When it comes to the fashion world, London-based designer Ibriz Akhtar is right at the top.
07 Aug 2020
Rawsha: Incredible drinks and food amid unique ambience
If you have been looking for the most happening bars and restaurants in London, head to Rawsha and you wouldn't return disappointed.
07 Aug 2020
Syon Lounge: Exotic food with tempting desserts for perfect evening
Want to spend a perfect evening with family and friends in London? Look no further.
20 Jul 2020
"In my garden," Sonam denies breaking quarantine rule in London
Bollywood actor Sonam Kapoor, who recently flew off to London with her husband Anand Ahuja, landed in a bit of trouble for allegedly behaving irresponsibly.
14 May 2020
Tottenham's Dele Alli held at knifepoint, suffers facial injuries
Tottenham and England mid-fielder Dele Alli was held at knifepoint during a burglary in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
13 May 2020
Pattinson says he's eating canned food and (not) working out
Robert Pattinson is messing up a bit while in self-isolation.
29 Apr 2020
Irrfan Khan, 53, passes away after battling illness for long
Irrfan Khan, Bollywood's celebrated actor whose was the favorite of one and all, passed away on Wednesday, a day after he was admitted to the ICU unit of Kokilaben Hospital in Mumbai.
27 Apr 2020
Defeated in ludo by wife, Vadodara man breaks her spine
A man in Vadodara couldn't digest the fact that his wife defeated him several times in online ludo and took to violence, causing her serious spine injuries.