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Port Talbot: Tata Steel, U.K. Government agree to invest USD 1.54 billion

Tata Steel and the UK government have announced a joint agreement on a proposal to invest in Electric Arc Furnace steelmaking at the Port...


British PM Rishi Sunak's 'adorable' image with Sheikh Hasina is now viral, netizens call him 'gentleman'

Rishi Sunak meets Sheikh Hasina on the sidelines of G20 Summit in New Delhi.


Scientists in a UK university are trying to create fuel that can support life on Moon

Scientists are carrying out research on powering rockets and developing the fuels required for supporting life on the Moon


United Kingdom to return Chhatrapati Shivaji's iconic 'wagh nakh'

The United Kingdom has decided to return the Shivaji's iconic 'wagh nakh' to India.


Queen Camilla unveils portrait of British Indian spy Noor Inayat Khan at the Royal Air Force Club

The queen has also formally named a room at the RAF Club as “Noor Inayat Khan Room”, where the portrait hangs opposite a stained-glass...


UAE's PureHealth buys UK-based private healthcare provider Circle Health for USD 1.2 billion

PureHealth acquires UK-based Circle Health in a deal valued at USD 1.2 billion.


Planes grounded, thousands of passengers stranded on tarmac as tech snag hits UK air traffic control systems

The UK’s National Air Traffic Services (NATS) said that it had “applied traffic flow restrictions to maintain safety” across its...


4 Indian-origin men in England charged with murder of Indian-origin delivery driver

The delivery driver, named Aurman Singh, was pronounced dead at the scene when the local West Mercia Police attended to reports of an attack...


India-UK trade: New campaign given ‘Alive with Opportunity’ motto for doubling trade by 2030

A new campaign with the motto ‘Alive with Opportunity’ has been launched by Kemi Badenoch, Business and Trade Secretary, UK, with the...


Health executives ‘potentially facilitated’ mass murderer, says Indian-origin doctor about UK baby-killer nurse

The nurse’s trial and the guilty verdict has put the focus on the highly paid executives who tried to brush the doctors’ concerns aside,...


Lucy Letby: British nurse found guilty of murdering seven babies, British govt orders independent inquiry

Lucy Letby, 33, a nurse in the UK, has left the world shocked after she was convicted of murdering newborn babies at the hospital where she...


Hindu temple in British Columbia, Canada, vandalised by Khalistan supporters; incident is latest in a series of attacks

Two supporters of the Khalistan extremist movement intruded into Shri Lakshmi Narayan Mandir in Surrey, British Columbia, and vandalised the...


Chief of Army Staff Gen. Manoj Pande speaks of tech-driven complexities in battle during Sandhurst parade

General Pande delivered a historic address at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst, UK. He reviewed the Sovereign’s Parade that marks the...


UK government opening second visa ballot for young Indian professionals

The Indian-origin Rishi Sunak-led United Kingdom government announced it was opening its second ballot under the UK-India Young Professional...


Sari gets its day under the London sun, with a walkathon to celebrate India’s National Handloom Day

National Handloom Day in India is celebrated annually on August 7. This year, a “sari walkathon” has been planned on August 6 (Sunday)...


UK Indian-origin PM Sunak apologises for ban against LGBT people serving in military

United Kingdom’s Indian-origin Prime Minister Rishi Sunak today said a previous ban on the deployment of LGBT community members in the...


Singapore passport topples Japan to take the No. 1 rank on Henley Passport Index 2023

Passport power is measured by the number of countries that grant visa-free (or visa-on-arrival) access to holders of a particular passport,...


Visa applicants' NHS fees to rise 'significantly': UK PM Rishi Sunak

Indian-origin United Kingdom Prime Minister Rishi Sunak warned that visa applicants from around the world, including Indians, will have to...


Mercedes F1 team, TeamViewer racing into a data-driven future

Formula 1 racing is a highly competitive sport, with competing teams spending hundreds of millions in attempts to gain even the slightest...

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Cross-party event to mark Indian independence held in UK Parliament complex

Members in the UK Parliament complex hosted a special celebration to mark the 76th year of India's independence with cross-party support and...


Pro-Khalistan protests in UK, Canada see low turnout

Anti-Indian rallies organised in Canada and the United Kingdom turned into flops due to a counter pro-Indian march as well as poor turnouts.


British woman gets 7-year jail sentence in killing of Indian-origin woman

A 56-year-old British woman will serve seven years in jail for the manslaughter of an elderly Indian-origin patient while both were patients...


Tunisian man admits to killing Indian-origin student in UK

A Tunisian man held for killing Indian-origin student Sabita Thanwani at her university accommodation in the Clerkenwell area of north...


Indian, NRI, PIO youth changemakers receive award instituted in memory of Princess Diana

The UK-based organisation The Diana Award, which rewards outstanding work for social good in memory of the late Diana, Princess of Wales,...


Rishi Sunak honours 101-year-old Sikh soldier with Points of Light award; enjoys music with Indian diaspora

The Points of Light honour was presented by the prime minister to Rajindar Singh Dhatt, one of the last surviving Sikh soldiers who fought...