Friday, Sep 30, 2022

United Kingdon


Queen Elizabeth II dead: Key dates in her life

September 08, 2022 11:51 pm

Queen Elizabeth had one of the longest reigns by any head of state

Unemployment, poor economy: Here's why rural Indian students are investing more to study abroad

September 08, 2022 8:19 am

While middle-class Indians have for decades sought better prospects in other countries, worsening economic conditions are now driving families from poorer rural areas like Sachin's to make big investments to set up new lives for their children overseas.

Biggest rail strike in 30 years brings UK to standstill

June 21, 2022 8:16 pm

Unions have said the rail strikes could mark the start of a "summer of discontent" with teachers, medics, waste disposal workers and even barristers moving towards industrial action as surging food and fuel prices push inflation towards 10%.

Afghan Refugees in U.K. Are Still in Limbo as Ukrainians Arrive

March 27, 2022 10:45 pm

Britain evacuated about 16,000 people from Afghanistan last year, most of them during the chaotic final days of August as the Taliban suddenly seized control of the country.

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, wife Carrie announce birth of baby girl

December 10, 2021 11:01 am

🔴UK PM Boris Johnson tied the knot with Carrie Symonds at a small ceremony at Westminster Cathedral in May this year.

As UK relaxes intake rules for students, agents bend point system

September 03, 2021 10:08 am

Students can even go to the UK without taking the IELTS as several of the country’s colleges/universities which had been offering courses on the basis of the point system and their own internal English test and not IELTS before the pandemic, did so even during.

Britain issues first Amber Extreme Heat warning

July 20, 2021 11:22 am

Much of Britain has seen heatwave conditions in recent days but temperatures are expected to rise further, possibly reaching 33 degrees Celsius in some western parts of the country, the Met Office said.

UK Health Secretary apologizes for breaching Covid rules in affair with aide

June 25, 2021 7:25 pm

His apology came after The Sun newspaper published two photos of Hancock and Gina Coladangelo, apparently kissing in his Whitehall offices last month.

China targets UK lawmakers, others in response to Xinjiang sanctions

March 26, 2021 5:27 pm

China targets UK officials in response to Xinjiang sanctions

Belgians, Dutch halt UK flights, fearing virus variant

December 21, 2020 5:48 pm

The Netherlands banned flights from the U.K. for at least the rest of the year while Belgium issued a flight ban for 24 hours starting at midnight and also halted train links to Britain.