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Russia's Sputnik V: Germany, India, US, even fellow Russians skeptical of COVID-19 vaccine
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Russia's Sputnik V: Germany, India, US, even fellow Russians skeptical of COVID-19 vaccine

The director of AIIMS Delhi said 'If Russia’s vaccine is successful, then we will have to see critically whether it is safe and effective.'

UK signs deals with Pfizer, BioNTech and Valneva to secure 90 million doses of possible COVID-19 vaccines
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UK signs deals with Pfizer, BioNTech and Valneva to secure 90 million doses of possible COVID-19 vaccines

With no vaccine against COVID-19 developed yet, Britain now has three different types of vaccines under order and a total of 230 million doses potentially available.

Brexit delay looms over UK Parliament after British MPs reject Boris Johnson's bid to force new divorce deal, demand more time to debate pact
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Brexit delay looms over UK Parliament after British MPs reject Boris Johnson's bid to force new divorce deal, demand more time to debate pact

European Council President Donald Tusk said Tuesday he will recommend EU leaders grant another Brexit extension, hours after British MPs rejected Prime Minister Boris Johnson's bid to force his divorce deal through parliament this week

EU did ‘all in its power’ to ensure orderly Brexit, will await British parliamentary approval before ratifying it, says Jean-Claude Juncker
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EU did ‘all in its power’ to ensure orderly Brexit, will await British parliamentary approval before ratifying it, says Jean-Claude Juncker

British prime minister Boris Johnson is desperately trying to secure a break from Brussels that severs many of the island nation's economic and political ties with Europe after 46 years of EU membership

'We will come out on 31 Oct': UK PM Boris Johnson compares Britain to The Incredible Hulk, claims huge progress in Brexit talks
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'We will come out on 31 Oct': UK PM Boris Johnson compares Britain to The Incredible Hulk, claims huge progress in Brexit talks

Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Saturday he was making a 'huge amount of progress' towards a Brexit deal with the European Union (EU), in an interview in which he compared Britain to the Incredible Hulk.

Gatwick disruption: UK Police arrests two for drone antics that caused chaos, held up traffic at London airport
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Gatwick disruption: UK Police arrests two for drone antics that caused chaos, held up traffic at London airport

Two people have been arrested in connection with the "criminal use of drones" at London's Gatwick Airport, police said Saturday, after three days of disruption in which and tens of thousands of people missed their flights.

Gatwick drone disruption: Airport resumes limited flights; chaos following shutdown had left thousands stranded
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Gatwick drone disruption: Airport resumes limited flights; chaos following shutdown had left thousands stranded

Britain’s Gatwick Airport cancelled all flights on Thursday after drones flying near the airport grounded flights.

British PM Theresa May narrowly wins key Brexit vote; defeats bid to keep UK in customs union with EU
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British PM Theresa May narrowly wins key Brexit vote; defeats bid to keep UK in customs union with EU

If the amendment had passed it would have thrown May's Brexit strategy into disarray and increased pressure on the already beleaguered leader.

Downton Abbey to be made into a film; will bring back show's stars Michelle Dockery, Hugh Bonneville
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Downton Abbey to be made into a film; will bring back show's stars Michelle Dockery, Hugh Bonneville

The original principal cast of Downton Abbey including Maggie Smith, Michelle Dockery, Hugh Bonneville and more, are set to reprise their roles in the film

Donald Trump to arrive in Britain amidst Brexit turmoil; Theresa May govt hopes for a trade deal after leaving EU
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Donald Trump to arrive in Britain amidst Brexit turmoil; Theresa May govt hopes for a trade deal after leaving EU

British prime minister Theresa May is hoping Donald Trump's trip will boost the close ties between their two nations and help forge a future free trade deal.

Pro-Europe British lawmakers up in arms at 'unnaceptable' Brexit amendment offer
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Pro-Europe British lawmakers up in arms at 'unnaceptable' Brexit amendment offer

The row heightens the chance of a stinging defeat for May over the EU Withdrawal Bill in the coming weeks ahead of a crunch summit of European leaders in Brussels on 28 June

Setback for Julian Assange as British judge rejects Wikileaks founder's bid to evade arrest
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Setback for Julian Assange as British judge rejects Wikileaks founder's bid to evade arrest

In a huge setback to Julian Assange, a British court today for the second time ruled that a UK arrest warrant against the Wikileaks founder was still valid, making it clear that he could be arrested if he tries to leave the Ecuadorian embassy where he has been holed up since 2012.

Manchester terror attack aftermath: British PM Theresa May to cut short her G7 summit trip to Italy
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Manchester terror attack aftermath: British PM Theresa May to cut short her G7 summit trip to Italy

British Prime Minister Theresa May will curtail her trip to the G7 summit in Italy this week following the deadly suicide attack on a Manchester concert.

Manchester Arena blast Britain's deadliest since 2005 London bombings: Here's a chronology of terror attacks in Britain
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Manchester Arena blast Britain's deadliest since 2005 London bombings: Here's a chronology of terror attacks in Britain

Nineteen people have been killed in a terrorist attack during a pop concert by US star Ariana Grande in the northwest English city of Manchester, police said Tuesday.

Vijay Mallya might play down his arrest, but Kingfisher owner stuck between rock and a hard place
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Vijay Mallya might play down his arrest, but Kingfisher owner stuck between rock and a hard place

Vijay Mallya can make light of his arrest and his being released on bail and detractors of Prime Minister Narendra Modi can huff and puff about why India has not demanded deportation and settled for extradition.

Theresa May-led UK govt considering to toughen visa rules for non-EU students, immigrants
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Theresa May-led UK govt considering to toughen visa rules for non-EU students, immigrants

The UK government is considering further crackdowns on visas for non-EU nationals, which will include Indians, to curb its soaring immigration figures.

Could Britain's exit from European Union be watershed for global economy?
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Could Britain's exit from European Union be watershed for global economy?

A British exit from the European Union could cause global market swings for a while. But that would soon pass. If we're lucky, that is.

US and Britan's relationship under stress over Argentine minister's bid for UN top post
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US and Britan's relationship under stress over Argentine minister's bid for UN top post

Britain's "special relationship" with US comeS under stress as Washington throws its support behind the Argentine foreign minister's bid for UN top post.

Modi in UK: His first taste of hostility in London fails to dampen 'Good Mood' PM
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Modi in UK: His first taste of hostility in London fails to dampen 'Good Mood' PM

Not many know how many zeros there are in £9 billion but that was the bottom line as Day One of the Modi visit to the UK moved from a long meet at 10 Downing Street to dinner and hopefully, to some relaxed downtime.

UK man, who fantasised about putting a bullet in Prince Charles's head, found guilty of terrorism
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UK man, who fantasised about putting a bullet in Prince Charles's head, found guilty of terrorism

A 37-year-old ginger-haired extremist who fantasised about poisoning "non-Aryans" and "putting a bullet in Prince Charles' head" was found guilty of planning acts of terrorism by a British jury.