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UK plans to introduce 'no-fault' divorce for first time

Until now, couples have had to prove misconduct such as adultery by one partner or live apart for a fixed period before they could divorce.

Brexit: What will happen in the British parliament today?

Britain had been due to leave the European Union on March 29, but after Prime Minister Theresa May's exit deal with Brussels was rejected twice by parliament, she agreed a delay to Brexit in talks with the EU on Thursday.


UK lawmakers to vote on requesting delay as Brexit day nears

Extending the timeframe for Brexit requires approval from all 27 remaining EU member countries. They have an opportunity to grant such a request at a March 21-22 summit in Brussels.

UK launches global fund to help end 'period poverty' by 2050

Globally, about 288 million women are on their period each day, yet one in three don't have access to a toilet to use during menstruation, according to the charity WaterAid.

UK opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn calls for election to break Brexit impasse

Pledging to vote against Prime Minister Theresa May's deal next week, Corbyn said only a Labour government could secure an accord with the European Union that would re-unite Britain, a move that would, he acknowledged, most probably require an extension of the Brexit talks with Brussels.

AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam: UK seeks information from India on Christian Michel extradition

Michel, who was the alleged middleman in the graft-tainted AgustaWestland chopper deal during the UPA rule, was sent to five-day CBI custody by a special CBI court in New Delhi, a day after he was extradited from the UAE.


UK's Theresa May on the brink as Tories plot to derail her Brexit deal

Speaking in Brussels shortly after the draft agreement was published, the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, hailed the achievement and said they had been “extraordinary” negotiations.

Brexit: How did the Irish border become the biggest fight?

The UK says the EU effectively wants to annex Northern Ireland, with some even muttering that the Irish government is seeking to unify the island by stealth.

Bus driver demands Muslim woman to remove her niqab in UK

The woman wearing a hijab confronted the driver, saying: "I don't understand why you care how she's dressed. It's her choice what she wears." The driver responded: 'I care because this world is dangerous... we should see our faces."

Ola takes the battle to Uber, says it's going to enter UK

Ola said it would offer industry-leading commissions and daily payments to drivers, take note of passenger safety with screened drivers and a 24/7 voice support, options to share details with emergency contacts.

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Stop Brexit: One man's daily protest against UK-EU divorce

While Brexit supporters are also regularly outside the building, Steve Bray has become well-known for his tactics.

From first shot to silence of peace: Here are some iconic images from World War I

As the world marks 100 years since the fighting stopped, here is a look at some key moments in World War I


Modi in London: PM holds talks with Theresa May on infusing new energy into post-Brexit bilateral ties

PM Modi arrived in United Kingdom on Wednesday for the second leg of his three-nation visit. Modi met his British counterpart Theresa May in London and had wide-ranging talks on redefining and infusing new energy into bilateral engagement post-Brexit.

Scottish voters choose to remain with the United Kingdom

Supporters of the 'No campaign' celebrate after the result was announced at a hotel in Glasgow, Scotland on Friday (September 19).

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Fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya owes India Rs 9,000-crore: News in numbers

Fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who has been in the UK for two years now, is accused of fraud and money laundering worth Rs 9,000 crore. Find more in today's news in numbers.