Saturday, 30 May 2020
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Risk in UK lockdown easing too soon: Scientists
Scientific advisers to the UK government have warned of the risk of lifting the lockdown in England, as the country begins the final weekend before rules change amid the COVID-19 ...
Trump, Johnson discuss search for vaccine
US President Donald Trump and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson discussed the global response to coronavirus during a phone call a little earlier. ...
UK unveils plan to wind down COVID-19 furlough scheme
UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced a plan to wind down the coronavirus furlough scheme as the country seeks to reopen its economy. ...
India in proposed UK alliance to curb telecom reliance on China
The UK has pitched for the 'D10', a grouping of 10 democratic countries comprising the G7 and India, among others, to create an alternate source for 5G technology and equipment, t...
UK, US, Canada, Australia say China in direction violation of int'l obligations
In an unprecedented move, the US, the UK, Australia and Canada on Friday jointly reprimanded China, stating that its decision to impose a new security law on Hong Kong was in dire...
UK proposes rights for HK passport holders
The UK could offer British National (Overseas) passport holders in Hong Kong a path to UK citizenship if China does not suspend plans for the national security law in the city, Fo...
India to get 15 sprayers from Britain to control locust attack
In a bid to control the locust attack in the country, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday said that 15 sprayers will arrive from Britain in the next 15 day...
UK PM regards aide's case 'closed' after police announcement
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson considers the issue involving his top aide, Dominic Cummings as "closed" after police said no action would be taken against the latter who has been...
UK PM unveils 'limited' easing of lockdown
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has unveiled some "limited" and "cautious" easing of the country's coronavirus lockdown measures. ...
Britain ready to welcome Hong Kong refugees
Boris Johnson has a secret plan to allow hundreds of thousands of Hong Kong citizens to come to Britain if China clamps down further on the former British colony, according to Sun...
Test and trace system begins in England, Scotland
Thousands of contact tracers were making their first phone calls to track down people who will be told to self-isolate under new test and trace schemes which began in England and ...
UK PM dismisses calls to inquire aide's lockdown violation
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has dismissed calls to launch an inquiry against his chief aide, Dominic Cummings who has been accused of breaking lockdown rules, news of which pr...
Study finds training bystanders to intervene will help to prevent domestic violence, abuse
Empowering people to intervene when they witness unacceptable behaviour can help to prevent domestic violence and abuse, finds a UK based study. Results of the study found that a ...
UK Women's health services adapting well to COVID-19, but concerns remain for long-term
In a new survey, researchers found that the majority of women's healthcare units in the UK, including services such as maternity and gynaecological cancers, have adapted well to t...
Only 40pc UK adults sexually active during COVID-19 lockdown
Only four in 10 adults have had sex at least once a week during the COVID-19 lockdown in the UK, according to a new study. For the findings, published in the Journal of Sexual Med...
UK COVID-19 deaths top 37,000 as another 134 patients die
Another 134 COVID-19 patients have died in Britain, bringing the total coronavirus-related death toll in the country to 37,048, the Department of Health and Social Care has said. ...
UK lawmaker Douglas Ross resigns over Dominic Cummings' lockdown breach
UK Parliamentarian Douglas Ross announced his resignation on Tuesday in connection with the scandal around coronavirus quarantine violation by Prime Minister Boris Johnson's top a...
UK Minister resigns over PM aide's row
A UK Minister resigned on Tuesday over Prime Minister Boris Johnson's chief aide, Dominic Cummings' alleged breaking of coronavirus lockdown rules. ...
UK PM's approval rating drops by 20 pts after aide scandal
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnsons approval rating has dropped 20 points to -1 per cent after he refused to sack his chief aide, Dominic Cummings for allegedly breaking of coronavir...
UK non-essential shops to reopen from June 15: PM
All non-essential retailers across the UK will be able to reopen from June 15, Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced, as part of plans to further ease the COVID-19 lockdown i...
Sunny Leone goes to the farm
Lady Gaga's 16-track album 'Chromatica' is out now
Kirti Kulhari: Lockdown has given me time to introspect
Hrithik is 'proud' of cousin Pashmina ahead of her B'wood debut
Mini Mathur doesn't need a salon
Payal Ghosh celebrates 11 years of film debut
Drink coffee to cut risk of digestive disorders like gallstone
Cash handout to poor, workers if situation evolves: FinMin sources
Hoping Olympics goes on for selfish reasons, says Biles
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