G7 likely to donate 1 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses to world, UK says announcement soon

London: The Group of Seven (G7) leaders are expected to announce that they will provide at least 1 billion coronavirus vaccine doses to the world through dose sharing and financing, the United Kingdom announced. The UK, which is hosting the G7 summit in southwest England, added it would donate at least 100 million surplus doses […]

UK approves Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 12-15, says it’s safe for use

LONDON: Britain’s top medicine regulator on Friday announced that it has extended approval of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech so it can be used on children aged between 12 to 15 years. “We have carefully reviewed clinical trial data on children aged 12 to 15 years and have concluded that the Pfizer/BioNTech […]

COVID-19: United Kingdom to review its travel Red list in June

New Delhi: The United Kingdom will be reviewing its traffic light system which includes countries listed on the travel red list on 28th June. Further reviews will also take place on 31st July, 1st October. More than 40 countries have been listed on UK’s travel red list, making it difficult for travellers from these countries […]

COVID-19: UK to speed up vaccinations, PM Boris Johnson warns ‘Indian variant’ is more transmissible

New Delhi: United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday (May 14, 2021) announced to speed up the COVID-19 vaccination drive and warned that the ‘Indian variant’ is more transmissible. In a press briefing, Johnson said that since Monday, the UK has seen further clusters of the B.1.617.2, the COVID-19 variant first observed in India. […]

कोरोना के भारतीय स्वरूप को लेकर चिंतित है ब्रिटेन का स्वास्थ्य विभाग

UK health department Worried for Indian Covid Variant । कोरोना के भारतीय स्वरूप को लेकर चिंतित है ब्रिटेन का स्वास्थ्य विभाग – India TV Hindi News […]

India-UK sign Migration and Mobility Partnership Agreement to boost work visas for Indian nationals

New Delhi: India and the United Kingdom on Tuesday (May 4, 2021) signed a ground-breaking partnership migration deal that will boost work visas for Indian nationals. The landmark agreement will allow young Indian and British nationals to work and live in each other’s countries and accelerate the removal of illegal migrants. India’s External Affairs Minister S […]

United Kingdom to send 1,000 more ventilators to India amid COVID-19 crisis

London: The United Kingdom on Sunday (May 2, 2021) announced that the country will be sending additional 1,000 ventilators from its surplus supply to India as part of its commitment to support India’s fight against the second wave of COVID-19.  Prime Minister Boris Johnson said, “India’s fight against increasing coronavirus cases will be reinforced by […]

COVID-19 crisis: European Union member states team up to support India

New Delhi: Several European Union (EU) member states have teamed up to assist India as it deals with the covid crisis by sending Oxygen Concentrators, Oxygen Generators, Remdesivir, Ventilators. The member states are sending supplies to India under the EU Civil Protection Mechanism that was activated to send the assistance. As per an official statement […]

People hit pubs as COVID-19 restrictions ease in England, consume 6 million pints on first weekend

New Delhi: The ease of COVID-19 restrictions in the United Kingdom (UK) has resulted in people hitting the pubs on the first weekend of lockdown easing since April 12. As per media reports, the pub gardens were packed across England and an estimated six million pints were drunk in one day. Currently, pubs and restaurants […]

Britain adds India to travel ‘red-list’ as COVID-19 cases surge

LONDON: The United Kingdom has announced to impose its strictest travel curbs on India after an explosion of coronavirus cases in the country. The announcement was made on Monday, shortly after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson called off a scheduled trip to New Delhi. Health Secretary Matt Hancock said that it will be effective from […]