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UK confirms extra military support funds for Ukraine to counter Russia
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UK confirms extra military support funds for Ukraine to counter Russia

The additional UK funding will go towards electronic warfare equipment, a counter battery radar system, GPS jamming equipment and thousands of night vision devices, among other military kit pledged by Boris Johnson earlier.

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives lose key seats in London polls
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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives lose key seats in London polls

Results are still pouring in and all seats in England, Scotland and Wales should be declared by Friday evening

Big blow to Boris Johnson as UK Conservatives lose London strongholds in local elections
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Big blow to Boris Johnson as UK Conservatives lose London strongholds in local elections

Conservative Party chairman Oliver Dowden acknowledged the results in London were 'difficult' but said the 'more mixed picture' elsewhere showed Labour did not have the momentum to win the next general election

Embattled UK prime minister Boris Johnson faces mid-term test
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Embattled UK prime minister Boris Johnson faces mid-term test

The local election results will be seen as a barometer of support for Johnson's Conservatives nationally, as well as an indicator of whether the opposition Labour party poses a serious threat

Britain and India agree on 'new and expanded' defence and security partnership
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Britain and India agree on 'new and expanded' defence and security partnership

PM Modi called Boris Johnson's India visit 'historic' as it came in the 75th year of its independence. Both the leaders discussed several regional and international developments and stressed a free, open, inclusive and rule-based order in the Indo-Pacific

Proud to say, I have the Indian jab in my arms and it did me good: Boris Johnson thanks India
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Proud to say, I have the Indian jab in my arms and it did me good: Boris Johnson thanks India

UK PM Boris Johnson, who is on a two-day visit in India, thanks Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a grand welcome in his home-state Gujarat on Thursday

Felt like Sachin Tendulkar on arrival, Amitabh Bachchan when saw hoardings everywhere: Boris Johnson
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Felt like Sachin Tendulkar on arrival, Amitabh Bachchan when saw hoardings everywhere: Boris Johnson

The streets of Gujarat were all decked up with giant hoardings and cut outs of UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, welcoming him to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state

PM Modi, Boris Johnson hold talks in Delhi, discuss strategic and defence partnership
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PM Modi, Boris Johnson hold talks in Delhi, discuss strategic and defence partnership

UK PM Boris Johnson said he would appreciate if the tariffs are dropped by India on certain goods and commodities and in return, Britain too would drop some tariffs it levies

Boris Johnson meets PM Modi, says India-UK relationship has never been as strong and good as they are now
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Boris Johnson meets PM Modi, says India-UK relationship has never been as strong and good as they are now

Boris Johnson thanked his Indian counterpart for the 'fantastic welcome' and 'joyful reception' in Gujarat. The UK PM, who is on a two-day India visit said, it was absolutely fantastic to see PM Modi's home state for the first time

UK PM Boris Johnson to meet Narendra Modi, EAM S Jaishankar in Delhi today
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UK PM Boris Johnson to meet Narendra Modi, EAM S Jaishankar in Delhi today

Boris Johnson's visit to India beginning comes amid the rising importance of the Indo-Pacific and India's centrality in the region with the two countries set to further intensify cooperation across the full spectrum of bilateral ties

Boris Johnson’s visit to JCB plant in Gujarat sparks outrage in India, UK
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Boris Johnson’s visit to JCB plant in Gujarat sparks outrage in India, UK

Boris Johnson opened JCB's latest factory in India with a 100 million pound investment, which will fabricate parts for global production lines

India, UK must develop strong bilateral defence ties, says Boris Johnson
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India, UK must develop strong bilateral defence ties, says Boris Johnson

Johnson will announce a slew of commercial agreements and hold bilateral discussions with a focus on the UK and India's trade, investment and technology partnership

Boris Johnson meets industrialist Gautam Adani in Ahmedabad, tries hands on 'charkha' in Sabarmati Ashram
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Boris Johnson meets industrialist Gautam Adani in Ahmedabad, tries hands on 'charkha' in Sabarmati Ashram

Gautam Adani said he was delighted to host Boris Johnson to Adani headquarters in Gujarat and will work with UK companies to co-create defence and aerospace technologies

Spinning his magic: Boris Johnson begins India visit at Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad
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Spinning his magic: Boris Johnson begins India visit at Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad

British prime minister Boris Johnson is on a two-day visit to the country. On arrival in Ahmedabad, he was given a grand welcome of Gujarati dances and cheers

Boris Johnson arrives in India; may announce a raft of commercial agreements
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Boris Johnson arrives in India; may announce a raft of commercial agreements

The British prime minister said the powerhouse of India-UK partnership has been delivering jobs, growth and opportunities for people, and 'will only go from strength-to-strength in the coming years'

UK PM Boris Johnson arrives in India, given grand welcome in Ahmedabad
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UK PM Boris Johnson arrives in India, given grand welcome in Ahmedabad

The British prime minister was greeted by troupes performing traditional Gujarati dances and music at the airport and along the road as his convoy headed for the hotel

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to begin two-day India visit tomorrow
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to begin two-day India visit tomorrow

On Friday morning, Johnson will attend a ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan and later a wreath-laying at the Samadhi of Mahatma Gandhi

Two captured UK citizens ask Boris Johnson to facilitate their swap for Ukrainian Opposition leader
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Two captured UK citizens ask Boris Johnson to facilitate their swap for Ukrainian Opposition leader

Charged with ‘high treason’, Viktor Medvedchuk was put under house arrest last May but he had managed to escape after Russia invaded Ukraine on 24 February. On 12 April he was arrested again by Ukrainian authorities

Explained: Why UK's plan to send asylum seekers to Rwanda has come under fire
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Explained: Why UK's plan to send asylum seekers to Rwanda has come under fire

The United Kingdom on Thursday signed a deal with Rwanda to send some asylum-seekers thousands of miles to the East African country, in a bid to “save countless lives” from human trafficking

Reconciling war with peace amid Ukrainian crisis: Through the works of a Russian poet and an Indian rishi
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Reconciling war with peace amid Ukrainian crisis: Through the works of a Russian poet and an Indian rishi

How the writings of Sri Aurobindo and Alexander Pushkin provide us with a compass that will show us the right direction in this overwhelmingly chaotic world of ours