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Russian spy poisoning: Kremlin expects Britain to share suspects' identity

29 Sep 2018

Russian spy poisoning: Kremlin expects Britain to share suspects' identity

The Kremlin said yesterday it expects Britain to say what it knows about the identity of the two suspects (pictured) in the nerve agent poisoning of a former Russian spy so that Russian officials can launch an investigation.

UK Govt distances itself from pro-Khalistan-rally that triggered diplomatic tensions

19 Aug 2018

UK Govt distances itself from pro-Khalistan-rally that triggered diplomatic tensions

The UK Government has distanced itself from the issue of a pro-Khalistan rally organized by Sikh separatist groups at London's Trafalgar Square.

Trump asked me to sue EU over Brexit: Theresa May

15 Jul 2018

Trump asked me to sue EU over Brexit: Theresa May

British Prime Minister Theresa May today revealed that US President Donald Trump suggested her to "sue" the European Union instead of negotiating with the economic bloc on Brexit.

Britain's Brexit Minister steps down; major blow to PM May

09 Jul 2018

Britain's Brexit Minister steps down; major blow to PM May

Britain's Brexit Minister David Davis and one of his deputies have resigned in a major blow to British PM Theresa May as she tries to unite her party to retain strong economic ties with the European Union.

Inside British Parliament, Siri 'interrupts' MP, announces results on Syria

05 Jul 2018

Inside British Parliament, Siri 'interrupts' MP, announces results on Syria

The task of digital assistants Siri, Alexa and Google Assistant, is to make our lives easier. But in this case, a minister of British Parliament was left embarrassed when Apple's Siri rudely interrupted his speech.

UK: PM Theresa May to reshuffle scandal-hit cabinet soon

09 Jan 2018

UK: PM Theresa May to reshuffle scandal-hit cabinet soon

British PM Theresa May will soon implement a cabinet reshuffle in a bid to re-assert her authority, amid multiple high-level departures.

Inside UK parliament: 160 attempts daily to access online porn

08 Jan 2018

Inside UK parliament: 160 attempts daily to access online porn

Despite a massive crackdown on sexual misconduct within the UK Parliament, users on the in-house internet network tried to access online porn over 24,000 times in four months.

Prince Harry to marry American girlfriend Meghan Markle

27 Nov 2017

Prince Harry to marry American girlfriend Meghan Markle

Britain's Royal Family is set to welcome a new member into its folds: Meghan Markle, Prince Harry's fiancé.

UK Parliament to vote on final Brexit deal

14 Nov 2017

UK Parliament to vote on final Brexit deal

UK has announced that its Parliament will be given a take-it or leave-it vote on the final Brexit deal.

What is the British Parliament sex scandal all about?

03 Nov 2017

What is the British Parliament sex scandal all about?

Ever since numerous sexual harassment allegations popped up against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, a number of men/woman have been speaking out about their experiences on harassment at the hand of powerful individuals

UK minister asked female aide to buy sex toys

30 Oct 2017

UK minister asked female aide to buy sex toys

British PM Theresa May has ordered a probe after allegations surfaced that one of her ministers requested a female assistant to buy sex toys and passed sexist comments about her.

Brexit: UK officials in Brussels for next round of negotiations

29 Aug 2017

Brexit: UK officials in Brussels for next round of negotiations

In a new development on the Brexit front, UK officials have headed to Brussels to prepare for resuming negotiations with the European Union.

UK: Far right politician offers Indians money to leave

20 Aug 2017

UK: Far right politician offers Indians money to leave

Far-right ideology has seen a resurgence in Europe and America in recent times.