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Boris Johnson under pressure amid reports of looming leadership challenge in UK

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is on the brink of facing a leadership challenge, according to reports, after an angry backlash over claims parties were held at his residence during coronavirus lockdowns.

Jan 19, 2022, 07:14 AM IST

India gets back 10th century idol found in England on Makar Sankranti

The sculpture, which is part of a Yogini set from Lokhari Temple in Banda district of Bundelkhand, will now be dispatched to the Archaeological Survey of India in New Delhi.

Jan 15, 2022, 09:27 AM IST

Travelling to UK? Important update for you on Covid Test

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced on Wednesday that compulsory COVID-19 tests required by overseas travellers no earlier than 48 hours before arriving in England will be scrapped from Friday morning.

Jan 05, 2022, 23:26 PM IST

Omicron threat: England reports 162,572 new COVID-19 cases in yet another record

The daily update also showed 154 new deaths from the virus in England within 28 days of a positive test. 

Jan 02, 2022, 07:10 AM IST

Omicron spread: Europe faces massive surges in COVID infections, UK and France see record daily cases

Nearly 1.80 lakh new COVID-19 cases have been registered in France within the past 24 hours, which is a record high number since the beginning of the pandemic.

Dec 29, 2021, 08:27 AM IST

UK Court rules in favour of Air India, what it means for the aviation industry globally

The UK High Court has ruled in favour of Air India, quashing an appeal against the India's air carrier stating that a delay to a flight operated on one leg of a trip cannot be isolated from the rest of the trip.

Dec 27, 2021, 10:49 AM IST

Omicron vs Delta: Which Covid variant has the lower hospitalisation rate?

The data set included 56,000 cases of Omicron and 269,000 cases of the Delta variant.

Dec 23, 2021, 13:46 PM IST

As western nations boycott Beijing Olympics 2022, world awaits India to join the call

Lithuania was the first nation to diplomatically boycott Beijing Olympics 2022.

Dec 09, 2021, 23:41 PM IST

UK's Omicron tally nearly double in a day

Omicron variant cases in Britain has nearly doubled in one day after a further 249 cases were confirmed on Thursday.

Dec 09, 2021, 22:31 PM IST

Attention UK travellers: Check updated airport entry norms before boarding the flight

British citizens returning from Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe are required to hotel quarantine in a government-approved facility.

Dec 07, 2021, 16:26 PM IST

Omicron COVID-19 cases rise by over 50% across UK in just one day

86 new cases of the Omicron COVID variant have been reported in the UK on Sunday, taking the total to 246. The country also reported a further 54 COVID-related deaths. 

Dec 06, 2021, 06:19 AM IST

From shocking death of kids in Bhopal hospital fire to UK's Covaxin nod, here's today's news capsule

Here are some of the top news headlines of the day

Nov 09, 2021, 07:57 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi plays drums, interacts with Indian community before concluding UK, Italy visit -- See pics

During his five-day visit, Prime Minister Modi held several bilateral meetings with his counterparts of the UK, Israel, Nepal, Italy, France among others.

Nov 03, 2021, 07:08 AM IST

COVID-19 third wave to hit India soon? US, UK, Russia witness record surge in cases

Globally, the number of weekly COVID-19 cases and deaths have increased slightly during the past few weeks, with nearly 3 million infections and over 49,000 new fatalities.

Oct 31, 2021, 12:25 PM IST

US, European leaders call on Iranian President to 'return to good faith' over nuke development

"We expressed our determination to ensure that Iran can never develop or acquire a nuclear weapon and shared our grave and growing concern that since June, it has accelerated the pace of provocative nuclear steps," the leaders said in a joint statement.

Oct 30, 2021, 23:52 PM IST

UK PM Boris Johnson raises concern about Hong Kong, Xinjiang in phone call with Chinese President Xi Jinping

UK PM Johnson in his conversation with Chinese President Xi Jinping raised concerns about the "erosion of democracy" in Hong Kong and the human rights situation in Xinjiang province. 

Oct 30, 2021, 14:10 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi’s Italy, UK visit: Here’s what is on Day 2’s agenda

PM Modi will call on Pope Francis at the Vatican City during Day 2 of his trip to Italy. 

Oct 30, 2021, 07:04 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi arrives in Italy ahead of G20 Summit

“Landed in Rome to take part in the @g20org Summit, an important forum to deliberate on key global issues. I also look forward to other programmes through this visit to Rome,” PM Modi said on Twitter.

Oct 29, 2021, 10:48 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi departs for Italy, UK, to meet several European leaders

PM Modi will participate in meetings with several European leaders including France President Emmanuel Macron, President of the European council Charles Michel, President of the European commission Ursula Von Der Leyen.

Oct 29, 2021, 06:24 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi will travel to Rome for G20 Summit, UK for COP26 next week

PM Modi will be travel to Italy and UK next week for two crucial summits, the G20 summit and the 26th United Nations Climate Change conference.

Oct 24, 2021, 00:03 AM IST