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UK PM Boris Johnson puts his feet up in French President Macaron's palace

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson may have taken a month to embark on his first trip abroad, but he was quick to make himself at home in President Emmanuel Macron`s gilded palace, putting his feet up on the furniture.

Aug 23, 2019, 10:47 AM IST

Bangladesh backs India, says abrogation of Article 370 from J&K an 'internal issue'

The UK and France have earlier backed India and called for talks to resolve all issues with Pakistan. 

Aug 21, 2019, 12:38 PM IST

UK condemns Hong Kong violence, urges dialogue

"Concerning to see what`s happening in Hong Kong and the worrying pictures of clashes between police & protesters at the airport," Foreign Minister Dominic Raab said on Twitter. 

Aug 14, 2019, 00:19 AM IST

Facebook full of fake online review groups, warns Which?

Which? found dozens of groups on the social networking site in the UK that are recruiting people to write fake or incentivised reviews, with sellers offering free products in exchange for highly-rated reviews for products listed on Amazon.

Aug 07, 2019, 16:15 PM IST

India, UK to launch coalition for disaster-proof infra at UN

India had announced the creation of a Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI) soon after the Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction, held in New Delhi in 2016.

Aug 01, 2019, 15:35 PM IST

Shark hotspots facing threat from overfishing globally

Our results show major high seas fishing activities are currently centred on ecologically important shark hotspots worldwide.

Jul 29, 2019, 18:25 PM IST

Priti Patel becomes UK’s first Indian-origin Home Secretary

Britain's new Prime Minister Boris Johnson appointed Indian-origin politician Priti Patel as Home Secretary.

Jul 25, 2019, 09:26 AM IST

Britain's new Prime Minister Boris Johnson may unveil a diverse cabinet to tackle Brexit woes

Former London mayor Boris Johnson won the contest to succeed Theresa May on Tuesday by securing the leadership of the Conservative Party in a campaign that put the United Kingdom on course for a showdown with the European Union.

Jul 24, 2019, 07:44 AM IST

Boris Johnson set to become next UK PM as Conservatives announce new leader

Boris Johnson and his rival, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt, have spent the last month crisscrossing the country seeking to win over the less than 200,000 Conservative Party members who will choose Britain`s new leader.

Jul 23, 2019, 07:58 AM IST

Iran says it has captured a British tanker, Indians among 23 crew members on board

The exact number of Indians on board is not yet clear.

Jul 20, 2019, 06:42 AM IST

Testosterone replacement therapy ups stroke risk in men

Findings show that the use of TRT was associated with an increased risk of stroke, transient ischemic attack or cardiac arrest during the first two years of use.

Jul 19, 2019, 15:59 PM IST

Boris Johnson smashes record for most money raised by UK politician

More than half of the donations to Boris Johnson`s campaign have come from financiers and businessmen who funded the campaign to leave the European Union.

Jul 17, 2019, 21:24 PM IST

Germany, France, UK, EU urge Iran to revert to upholding nuclear deal

"Iran has stated that it wants to remain within the JCPoA. It must act accordingly by reversing these activities and returning to full JCPoA compliance without delay," they added.

Jul 09, 2019, 21:07 PM IST

US President Donald Trump is inept, insecure, incompetent: Britain's Ambassador to Washington in secret memos

Britain's Ambassador to Washington Sir Kim Darroch used secret cables and briefing notes to raise questions over character of the US president and also said that the White House was 'uniquely dysfunctional'.

Jul 07, 2019, 09:45 AM IST

Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim is in Pakistan, claims trusted aide and D-company member Jabir Motiwala

Jabir Motiwala, a Pakistani national, was arrested by the Scotland Yard's Extradition Unit in August last year.

Jul 03, 2019, 21:28 PM IST

Vijay Mallya arrives at UK High Court for extradition appeal

Vijay Mallya arrived at the UK High Court today (2) as he seeks permission to appeal against an extradition order signed off by UK home secretary Sajid Javid for him to be extradited to India to face alleged fraud and money laundering charges amounting to Rs 90 billion.

Jul 02, 2019, 16:42 PM IST

Pakistani fans clean stadium post New Zealand win at Birmingham, video goes viral

Several Pakistani fans, who stayed back after the match, were seen collecting the trash from the stands at Edgbaston.

Jun 29, 2019, 19:59 PM IST

What are the key dates between now and Brexit day? A detailed timeline

Brexit: The ruling Conservative Party are in the process of selecting a new leader, who will replace Theresa May as prime minister and head of the party.


Jun 26, 2019, 07:15 AM IST

'Common glue may help fight climate change'

The researchers cross-linked the polyamine into a solid by using epoxy resin constituting just one-tenth of the mass of the material maximising the CO2-reactive component and avoiding the use of a support.

Jun 20, 2019, 14:02 PM IST

Donald Trump claims Queen Elizabeth had fun with him during his UK visit

US President Donald Trump on Friday claimed that Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II had more fun during his state visit to the UK than in the last 25 years."I have such a great relationship, and we were laughing and having fun. And her people said she hasn`t had so much fun in 25 years. Then I got criticized for it because they said we were having too much fun," the Hill quoted Trump as saying.

Jun 15, 2019, 07:05 AM IST