Johnson leads polls as election enters final days
Polls show his Conservative Party on course to win a majority, which would mean Parliament voting to leave the European Union by Jan. 31.
After getting a cold shoulder at auction, Princess Diana's 'Travolta' dress sold for more than $280,000
Diana wore the dress in 1985 at a Whi...
Citigroup hit with $57m fine in UK for incorrect reporting
Citigroup Inc was fined £44 million ($57 million) by the Bank of England for years...
Is your kid unhappy? These two brain networks are to blame for suicide risk in millennials
Suicide is the second leading cause of death globally among 15-29 year olds.
UK minister says concerned about election interference after leak of documents linked to Russia
The opposition Labour Party says the leaked documents show the ruling Conservatives are plotting to offer the state-run National Health Service (NHS) for sale in post-Brexit trade talks with Washington.
UK's Johnson promises Brexit for Christmas in manifesto
With less than three weeks before Britain heads to the polls on Dec. 12, the governing Conservatives and opposition Labour are trying to tempt voters with different visions but several pledges to spend more on public services.
Women's safety concerns: US, UK issue advisories on India travel
The British government on November 26 issued a detailed information sheet for “survivors of rape and sexual assault” for its citizens staying or travelling in India. Earlier, in March 2019, the US govt’s India travel advisory said, “Indian authorities report rape is one of the fastest growing crimes in India.”
UK PM Boris Johnson on course to win majority of 68: YouGov model
Johnson's Conservative Party could win 359 seats out of 650, up from 317 in the 2017 general election, according to the YouGov results published by the Times of London newspaper.
India, UK enhancing defence ties: British High Commissioner
The high commissioner said the UK's civil service head of the Ministry of Defence and a Homeland Security Trade Mission led by Director of the UK Defence and Security Organisation will visit India this month.
UK PM Johnson pledges to end Brexit uncertainty, says it has paralyzed economy
The date of Britain’s exit has been delayed three times.
U.S. businesswoman tells UK PM Johnson: I've kept your secrets, you've cast me aside
The Sunday Times reported in September that when Johnson was mayor he failed to declare close personal links to Jennifer Arcuri, who received thousands of pounds in public business funding and places on official trade trips. Arcuri has repeatedly refused to answer questions about whether she had an intimate relationship with Johnson.
Two killed by knifeman as terror returns to London Bridge
The knifeman, wearing a suspected hoax explosive device, was shot dead by police after the daylight assault on Friday that also saw bystanders intervene to try and disarm him.
UK witnesses increase of 63 per cent student visas from India
The latest statistics released by the UK's Office for National Statistics (ONS) reveal that 30,550 Indian students received a Tier 4 Study Visa for the year ending September 2019, up from nearly 18,730 the previous year.
UK government refuses to release report on Russian meddling
The Intelligence and Security Committee report was sent to the Prime Minister on Oct. 17, and it needs govt approval before it is made public. Unless the report is released by early Wednesday when Parliament is dissolved, it won't be made public before the December general election. Lawmakers from a range of parties, urged the government to publish the report.
Old mascaras will do no good, expired ones may up skin infection & blood poisoning risk
This risk is amplified in people with a weak immune system.
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