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Coronavirus Outbreak: Manchester United players to donate 30% of wages to hospitals, health services
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Manchester United players to donate 30% of wages to hospitals, health services

United are continuing to pay all matchday staff during the crisis and have not sought to use the government’s furlough scheme to help struggling companies protect jobs

Island of irony: How UK politicians’ ranting on CAA and Delhi riots is quite British in its humour
World

Island of irony: How UK politicians’ ranting on CAA and Delhi riots is quite British in its humour

British politicians are lecturing India on how to deal with matters of citizenship when Brexit, the biggest challenge the UK faces after World War II, is mainly predicated on Britons voting to end rampant immigration under liberal European Union laws.

'Because of my Kashmir views?': British MP Debbie Abrahams asks after govt sources say visa revoked for 'anti-India activities'
India

'Because of my Kashmir views?': British MP Debbie Abrahams asks after govt sources say visa revoked for 'anti-India activities'

British lawmaker Debbie Abrahams' e-Business visa was revoked as she was involved in anti-India activities and the cancellation was conveyed to her on 14 February, government sources told PTI on Tuesday.

Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi backs govt on British MP Debbie Abrahams' deportation, says she is 'Pakistan proxy'
India

Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi backs govt on British MP Debbie Abrahams' deportation, says she is 'Pakistan proxy'

Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Tuesday backed the government's deportation of British lawmaker Debbie Abrahams, saying she is not just an MP but a 'Pakistan proxy'.

British MP Debbie Abrahams, who leads parliamentary group on Kashmir, denied entry into India; lawmaker says 'no one knew' reason for revoking visa
World

British MP Debbie Abrahams, who leads parliamentary group on Kashmir, denied entry into India; lawmaker says 'no one knew' reason for revoking visa

Indian officials denied a British lawmaker entry on Monday after she landed at New Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport, according to an accompanying aide

Britain's exit marks first stage of Brexit saga, UK to follow bloc rules during 11 months 'transition period'; EU to recover from 'historic blow' as ex-member becomes competition
World

Britain's exit marks first stage of Brexit saga, UK to follow bloc rules during 11 months 'transition period'; EU to recover from 'historic blow' as ex-member becomes competition

With little fanfare, Britain left the European Union on Friday after 47 years of membership, taking a leap into the unknown in a historic blow to the bloc.

'We will always love you': EU Parliament clears Brexit deal; Britain set to leave European Union after 47 years of membership today
World

'We will always love you': EU Parliament clears Brexit deal; Britain set to leave European Union after 47 years of membership today

European Union grudgingly let go of the United Kingdom with a final vote Wednesday at the EU's parliament that ended the Brexit divorce battle and set the scene for tough trade negotiations in the year ahead.

Britain will not automatically deport EU nationals post June 2021 deadline, says UK's Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt
World

Britain will not automatically deport EU nationals post June 2021 deadline, says UK's Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt

Britain will not automatically deport European Union citizens who have not applied for the right to remain in the country after Brexit, European Parliament Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt said on Friday

UK govt plans special events to mark Brexit on 31 Jan; businesses may suffer, warns treasury chief
World

UK govt plans special events to mark Brexit on 31 Jan; businesses may suffer, warns treasury chief

The British government has announced plans for special events on the night of 31 January when the country officially leaves the European Union but the country's treasury chief has admitted that some UK business sectors will suffer as a result.

EU chief warns UK must compromise to get Brexit trade deal, says Boris Johnson's 2020 deadline makes negotiations 'basically impossible'
World

EU chief warns UK must compromise to get Brexit trade deal, says Boris Johnson's 2020 deadline makes negotiations 'basically impossible'

Three weeks before Britain is due to leave the European Union, the president of the European Commission warned Wednesday that the UK won’t get the 'highest quality access' to the European Union's market after Brexit unless it makes major concessions

Indian-origin British MP Lisa Nandy formally launches bid to replace Jeremy Corbyn as leader of Labour Party
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Indian-origin British MP Lisa Nandy formally launches bid to replace Jeremy Corbyn as leader of Labour Party

In articles written in The Guardian and the Wigan Post, the 40-year-old MP said said she wanted to "bring Labour home" to voters that have abandoned the party in its traditional strongholds.

Boris Johnson on track for Brexit, but trade talks with EU and Scotland’s contentions could prove challenging
World

Boris Johnson on track for Brexit, but trade talks with EU and Scotland’s contentions could prove challenging

After a remarkable political turnaround, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is on the verge of taking Britain out of the European Union with the enthusiastic support of a strong majority in Parliament.

Indian-origin MP Lisa Nandy in race to replace Jeremy Corbyn after Labour Party's shattering poll defeat
World

Indian-origin MP Lisa Nandy in race to replace Jeremy Corbyn after Labour Party's shattering poll defeat

Lisa Nandy, one of the Indian-origin MPs who was re-elected in Thursday's general election amid a disastrous performance by her Labour Party, on Sunday confirmed plans to throw her hat in the ring to replace party leader Jeremy Corbyn

'Let healing begin': Boris Johnson calls for closure on Brexit in first speech after landslide win in UK general election
World

'Let healing begin': Boris Johnson calls for closure on Brexit in first speech after landslide win in UK general election

Boris Johnson emerged on to the steps of 10 Downing Street as prime minister of a majority Conservative Party government after winning a landslide victory in the UK general election.

UK Election 2019: Boris Johnson claims Brexit mandate as Conservative Party secures thumping majority
World

UK Election 2019: Boris Johnson claims Brexit mandate as Conservative Party secures thumping majority

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has won a thumping majority of seats in Britain's Parliament — a decisive outcome to a Brexit-dominated election that should allow Johnson to fulfil his plan to take the UK out of the European Union next month.

Daily Bulletin: CAB becomes Act after getting president's assent; Conservatives set for strong majority in elections; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: CAB becomes Act after getting president's assent; Conservatives set for strong majority in elections; day's top stories

Here are the day's top stories: Boris Johson set to return to 10 Downing as early results in UK's Brexit election pour in; Telangana High Court adjourns hearing on alleged encounter deaths till Friday; and more

UK Election 2019: With Conservatives headed for a strong majority, Brexit is well and truly back on the menu
World

UK Election 2019: With Conservatives headed for a strong majority, Brexit is well and truly back on the menu

Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Conservative Party appeared to be on course for a solid majority in the British Parliament in the General Election, according to an exit poll — a victory that would pave the way for Britain's exit from the European Union in less than two months

UK elections 2019: Britons cast ballots in showdown billed as the end of three-year Brexit stalemate
World

UK elections 2019: Britons cast ballots in showdown billed as the end of three-year Brexit stalemate

The contest pits Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who says he will take Britain out of the EU by 31 January, against opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, who promises another referendum on Brexit.

Hours before UK votes, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn races to close election gap on Tories, Boris Johnson
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Hours before UK votes, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn races to close election gap on Tories, Boris Johnson

In the final stretch of the election campaign, the Labour Party has shifted to a more defensive posture

UK Election 2019: As Britain goes to the polls, here's a look at key players, issues and process of picking the next PM
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UK Election 2019: As Britain goes to the polls, here's a look at key players, issues and process of picking the next PM

For the second time since Britain voted to withdraw from the European Union, and with the country still deeply divided over the outcome, voters head to the polls today for a General Election