UK PM Boris Johnson to address lawmakers about withdrawal from Afghanistan today

London: Prime Minister Boris Johnson will address lawmakers on Monday (September 6) about Britain`s withdrawal from Afghanistan, amid criticism of the handling of the evacuation and failure to predict how quickly the Taliban would sweep through the country. The United States and Britain withdrew from Afghanistan last month, and Johnson`s foreign minister Dominic Raab has […]

Operation London Bridge: Britain’s plan for when Queen Elizabeth II dies leaked

London: Leaked documents have revealed for the first time on Friday the extent of the huge operation that will be launched in the hours and days after Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II dies. Details of what will happen under the codename “Operation London Bridge” were leaked to US-headquartered news organisation “Politico’, which reports that officials will […]

Afghanistan: UK PM Boris Johnson defends Kabul airlift as criticism grows

London: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson defended Britain`s airlift out of Kabul on Sunday (August 29) and praised the troops for their mission after criticism grew that the government had been “asleep on watch” in Afghanistan. Britain`s last military flight left Kabul late on Saturday, ending a chaotic two weeks in which soldiers helped to evacuate […]

UK to conclude civilian evacuation from Afghanistan today

London: The UK will conclude its evacuation programme of civilians from Afghanistan on Saturday (August 28) with only troops left to be flown out after that ahead of the August 31 exit deadline, Britain’s Chief of Defence Staff said. General Sir Nick Carter said during media interviews on Saturday that the country should be “holding […]

Afghanistan evacuation: Will US President Joe Biden extend deadline?

Kabul/Washington: With thousands of desperate Afghans and foreigners massed at Kabul’s airport in the hope of fleeing Afghanistan’s new Taliban rulers, US President Joe Biden is expected to decide as soon as Tuesday (August 24) on whether to extend an August 31 deadline to airlift Americans and their allies to safety. Biden has warned that […]

Navalny poisoning: UK, US impose sanctions on Russian intelligence agents

London: Britain and the United States imposed sanctions on Friday (August 20) on men they said were Russian intelligence operatives responsible for the poisoning one year ago of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny. The two countries both targeted seven Russians with sanctions and also issued a joint statement warning Russia over chemical weapons. Washington separately imposed sanctions […]

Afghanistan crisis: Britain to accept 20,000 Afghan refugees, says UK Home Secretary Priti Patel

London: United Kingdom Home Secretary Priti Patel has said that Great Britain would accept 20,000 Afghan refugees fleeing from the country, priority will be given to women and girls. “Our new Afghan Citizens` Resettlement Scheme will welcome up to 20,000 people who have been forced to flee Afghanistan, with the first 5,000 arriving in the […]

Third wave approaching? UK reports highest daily Covid deaths since mid-March

London: Britain recorded another 138 coronavirus-related deaths, the highest daily total since March 17, according to official figures released on Tuesday. The total number of coronavirus-related deaths in Britain now stands at 129,881. These figures only include the deaths of people who died within 28 days of their first positive test, Xinhua reported. The country […]

साइकिल चलाने, पैदल चलने को बढ़ावा देने के लिए 3.5 हजार करोड़ का पैकेज

Image Source : INSTAGRAM / REPRESENTATIONAL IMAGE साइकिल चलाने, पैदल चलने को बढ़ावा देने के लिए 3.5 हजार करोड़ का पैकेज (प्रतीकात्मक तस्वीर) लंदन: ब्रिटेन की सरकार ने महामारी के बाद देश भर में सक्रिय परिवहन को बढ़ावा देने के लक्ष्य से साइकिल चलाने और पैदल चलने की आदत को प्रोत्साहित करने […]

UK reports 131 coronavirus deaths, highest since March 17

London: Britain on Tuesday reported 23,511 coronavirus cases, while 131 deaths have also been reported, which is the highest number of daily deaths since March 17. The total number of coronavirus cases in the country stands at 57,45,526, while 1,29,303 have succumbed to the coronavirus. New cases tally has continued to fall for the seventh […]

पहले हफ्ते में पांच से ज्यादा लक्षण हैं तो कोविड लंबे समय तक रहने के आसार

Five or more symptoms in first week of infection linked to long COVID: Study – पहले हफ्ते में पांच से ज्यादा लक्षण हैं तो कोविड लंबे समय तक रहने के आसार – India TV Hindi News […]