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Top UK scientist says new COVID-19 variant Omicron 'not a disaster', vaccination likely to protect

November 27, 2021 6:20 pm

The UK imposed travel restrictions on six southern African countries as health authorities said that they are investigating the “most significant variant” that could be potentially more infectious and vaccine-resistant.

India-made Covaxin now on UK’s approved travel list

November 22, 2021 9:06 pm

It will benefit more fully vaccinated Indians planning travel to the UK without the need for a pre-departure PCR test or self-isolation at the address declared on their compulsory Passenger Locator Forms.

Britain seeks ban of single use plastic plates and cutlery in England

November 20, 2021 1:42 pm

The UK government also launched a separate call for evidence to address other sources of plastic pollution, such as wet wipes, tobacco filters, sachets and other single-use cups.

Farm law repeal: In UK diaspora, one refrain: a decision in time could've saved many lives

November 20, 2021 8:20 am

"Huge price has been paid by the agricultural workers particularly the Sikhs — over 700 have died and huge hardship is being endured by the protestors," said Supreme Sikh Council UK secretary general Gurmel Singh Kandola.

Explained: Post-Brexit fishing row between France and the UK

October 30, 2021 2:06 pm

This week, France seized a British boat from French waters, a move that was denounced by the UK, which also threatened to undertake retaliatory action.

United Kingdom UK PM Johnson visits church where lawmaker was stabbed to death

October 16, 2021 7:27 pm

The attack on David Amess, from Johnson's Conservative Party, comes five years after the murder of Jo Cox, a lawmaker from the opposition Labour Party, and has prompted a review of the security of elected politicians.

UK lawmaker stabbed to death while meeting constituents

October 15, 2021 8:43 pm

The Brirish police said that they have arrested a man are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.

With UK plunged into cost of living crisis, government must recapture the narrative

October 12, 2021 7:15 am

Rishabh Bhandari writes: Tories should be bold in pressing forward with a reformist mindset and PM Boris Johnson needs to make the case for a global Britain that remains open for business.

UK to roll out life-saving COVID-19 treatment which was given to Donald Trump

September 18, 2021 7:31 pm

The drug will be targeted at people who are immunocompromised, for example those with certain cancers or autoimmune diseases, and therefore have difficulty building up an antibody response to the virus.

UK panel fights back ‘misrepresentation' of its race disparities report

April 03, 2021 6:35 pm

Historians, campaigners and the Opposition Labour Party were among those critical of the report's findings, which is intended to inform the government's equality and anti-racism measures.