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UK's Javid says 'send her back' chant at Trump rally unacceptable

"I am deeply concerned ... the chants of 'send her back', this is going on in the US today. Imagine if people were saying to me in Britain 'send him back,'" said Javid, who is of Pakistani heritage.

Beyond Brexit, what are UK leadership candidates' priorities?

Boris Johnson has pledged to cut income tax for high earners by raising the threshold at which a 40% tax rate kicks in. He has also advocated lower business taxes. Michael Gove wants to introduce a points-based immigration system modelled on that used by Australia.


Brexit deal is my priority, says UK PM hopeful Sajid Javid

Sajid Javid, a contender to replace Theresa May as British Prime Minister, said that it is his priority to leave with a deal because no deal cannot be taken off the table.

Britain says more than 750,000 EU nationals have applied to stay in UK after Brexit

Under the EU Settlement Scheme, EU citizens who have lived continuously in Britain for five years can be granted settled status, giving them the same rights to work, study and access benefits and services as they currently do.

Who could replace Theresa May as Britain’s prime minister?

Candidates for party leadership have to be nominated by two other members of Parliament, though if there is only one candidate, he or she automatically becomes the new leader.

British government condemned after Islamic State teenager's baby dies

The opposition Labour party said the move to leave an innocent child in a refugee camp, where infant mortality rates are high, was morally reprehensible. A lawmaker in the ruling Conservative party said it smacked of populism over principle.


UK interior minister says he was victim of moped theft, pledges police action

Javid, seen by some as a potential challenger to Prime Minister Theresa May, was appointed in April after a scandal over the treatment of legal migrants led to the resignation of his predecessor.

Britain is best place to study for Indians: Javid

Sajid Javid, UK's Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills said that India is home to the largest Chevening programme with £2.6 million budget for 2015-16, which is a quarter of a billion rupees

Indian-origin UK Cabinet minister Sajid Javid tops influential Asian list

Britain's first Indian-origin minister Sajid Javid has topped a list of the most influential Asians in the country.

Creative Ties: Sajid Javid on culture and politics

I’m not new to India. I’ve come here several times, and love what I see. I’ll come with my wife next month.