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Barbados bids adieu to Britain Queen after 400 years formally declared worlds newest republicBarbados bids adieu to Britain Queen after 400 years formally declared worlds newest republic

Barbados bids adieu to Britain's Queen after 400 years

It is the end of an era for Barbados, which formally declared itself as the world's newest republic at the stroke of midnight on Tuesday (November 30).

World News Nov 30, 2021, 5:54 PM IST

Omicron COVID-19 variant forces shutting borders across globe as cases inch up-dnmOmicron COVID-19 variant forces shutting borders across globe as cases inch up-dnm

Omicron COVID-19 variant forces shutting borders across globe as cases inch up

A long list of countries have already imposed travel restrictions on southern Africa, including key travel hub Qatar, the United States, Britain, Indonesia, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and the Netherlands.

World News Nov 29, 2021, 5:29 PM IST

At least 31 drown in deadliest migrant boat tragedy in English Channel France England emmanuel macron boris johnsonAt least 31 drown in deadliest migrant boat tragedy in English Channel France England emmanuel macron boris johnson

At least 31 drown in deadliest migrant boat tragedy in English Channel (WATCH)

At least 31 migrants trying to reach England from France died on Wednesday (November 24) when their boat sank off the northern French coast.

Europe Nov 25, 2021, 4:47 PM IST

UK to recognise India's indigenous COVID vaccine Covaxin, to add to approved list from November 22-dnmUK to recognise India's indigenous COVID vaccine Covaxin, to add to approved list from November 22-dnm

UK to recognise India’s indigenous COVID vaccine Covaxin, to add to approved list from November 22

This means that those inoculated with the Bharat Biotech-manufactured jab will not have to undergo self-isolation after arrival in England.
 

World News Nov 9, 2021, 12:24 PM IST

Britain becomes first country to approve Merck's oral COVID-19 treatment pill-dnmBritain becomes first country to approve Merck's oral COVID-19 treatment pill-dnm

Britain becomes first country to approve Merck's oral COVID-19 treatment pill

The pill works by interfering with the virus’ replication and prevents it from multiplying, keeping virus levels low in the body and therefore reducing the severity of the disease.

United Kingdom Nov 4, 2021, 5:50 PM IST

Europe needs to stop being naive says Emmanuel Macron after France signs warship pact gcwEurope needs to stop being naive says Emmanuel Macron after France signs warship pact gcw

'Europe needs to stop being naive,' says Emmanuel Macron after France signs warship pact

Earlier this month, France was thrown into an unprecedented diplomatic crisis with the United States, Australia, and Britain over a trilateral nuclear security agreement that sunk a multibillion-dollar French-designed submarine contract with Canberra.

 

World News Sep 28, 2021, 6:18 PM IST

US Open 2021: Emma Raducanu's dream run finishes with women's singles title win-ayhUS Open 2021: Emma Raducanu's dream run finishes with women's singles title win-ayh

US Open 2021: Emma Raducanu's dream run finishes with women's singles title win

The women’s singles final of the 2021 US Open was held on late Saturday, as Great Britain’s Emma Raducanu outlasted Canada’s Leylah Fernandez to win her first Grand Slam title.

Sports Sep 12, 2021, 8:52 AM IST

UK PM Boris Johnson plans to hike taxes to pay for social care gcwUK PM Boris Johnson plans to hike taxes to pay for social care gcw

UK PM Boris Johnson to address Parliament, plans to hike taxes to pay for social care

Johnson is now tackling Britain's decrepit social care system, whose expenditures will skyrocket as the population ages, following the budgetary spend on the COVID-19 epidemic.
 

United Kingdom Sep 7, 2021, 4:49 PM IST

UK enters final stages of Kabul evacuation in Afghanistan-dnmUK enters final stages of Kabul evacuation in Afghanistan-dnm

UK enters final stages of Kabul evacuation in Afghanistan

Britain will not accept any more people for flights out of Kabul beyond those already inside the airport after it shut its processing center and entered the final stages of its evacuation from Afghanistan, Defense Minister Ben Wallace said.

World News Aug 27, 2021, 2:44 PM IST

Afghanistan crisis People told to avoid Kabul airport as ISIS threat emergesAfghanistan crisis People told to avoid Kabul airport as ISIS threat emerges

Afghanistan crisis: People told to avoid Kabul airport as ISIS threat emerges

US and its allies have issued an alert urging people to stay away from Kabul Airport in Afghanistan after a threat of an Islamic State terror attack surfaced on August 25th evening. Apart from US, Britain and Australia too have asked people to leave the premises of Kabul Airport, citing unspecified "security threats".

World News Aug 26, 2021, 5:24 PM IST

UK to urge US to extend Kabul evacuations beyond August 31 to help other nations-dnmUK to urge US to extend Kabul evacuations beyond August 31 to help other nations-dnm

UK to urge US to extend Kabul evacuations beyond August 31 to help other nations

At an emergency meeting of Group of Seven leaders scheduled on Tuesday convened by Britain, Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to press President Joe Biden for it.  
 

World News Aug 23, 2021, 5:45 PM IST

Afghan conflict: 12 nations have agreed to host Afghan evacuees, says US Secretary of State Antony Blinken-dnmAfghan conflict: 12 nations have agreed to host Afghan evacuees, says US Secretary of State Antony Blinken-dnm

Afghan conflict: 12 nations have agreed to host Afghan evacuees, says US Secretary of State Antony Blinken

 While the transit countries include Bahrain, Britain, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Qatar, Tajikistan, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and Uzbekistan.

World News Aug 21, 2021, 12:39 PM IST

Exclusive Women Hockey Coach Ankita Suresh says PM Modi's call after loss against Britain helped team recover-ycbExclusive Women Hockey Coach Ankita Suresh says PM Modi's call after loss against Britain helped team recover-ycb

Exclusive: Women Hockey Coach Ankita Suresh says PM Modi's call after loss against Britain helped team recover

In an exclusive interview to Asianet Newsable, Indian women hockey coach Ankita Billava Suresh speaks about the journey in Tokyo, the team's performance, on PM Modi's call and Odisha CM backing the Indian Hockey team and more.

Sports Aug 17, 2021, 12:16 PM IST

PM Modi's emotional conversation with women's hockey team-VPNPM Modi's emotional conversation with women's hockey team-VPN

PM Modi consoles women's hockey team, tells them they inspired India's daughters

Comforting the team, which lost their bronze medal clash against Great Britain, the Prime Minister said that the nation was proud of the team and what it had achieved at Tokyo Olympics.

Sports Aug 6, 2021, 2:02 PM IST

Tokyo Olympics: Women's hockey players from Haryana to be offered Rs. 50 lakh each-ayhTokyo Olympics: Women's hockey players from Haryana to be offered Rs. 50 lakh each-ayh

Tokyo Olympics: Women's hockey players from Haryana to be offered ₹50 lakh each

The Indian women's hockey team failed to script history at the Tokyo Olympics, losing the bronze medal playoff to Great Britain 3-4. Meanwhile, the Haryana government has decided to award its female hockey players a cash reward of ₹50 lakh each.

Sports Aug 6, 2021, 11:38 AM IST