Tag: United Kingdom

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  • Post-Brexit vote

    Post-Brexit vote

    Downing Street has refused to deny that a snap election would need to take place in the beginning of November if MPs forced a vote on a no-confidence motion against Mr Johnson in early September, but said the Prime Minister would ensure the UK had left the EU on 31 October.

    August 11, 2019
  • UK, German advisories against travel to Kashmir irk valley leaders and tourism sector

    UK, German advisories against travel to Kashmir irk valley leaders and tourism sector

    The advisory, that has come following the state government asking pilgrims and tourists to leave Kashmir pointed out that terrorists are very likely to try to carry out attacks in India.

    August 3, 2019
  • Wasim Akram ’embarrassed, humiliated’ at Manchester airport for carrying insulin

    Wasim Akram ’embarrassed, humiliated’ at Manchester airport for carrying insulin

    The 53-year old was part of the commentary team at the just-concluded World Cup in England and Wales.

    July 24, 2019
  • Maritime hostage

    Maritime hostage

    Not that the consequences of the British action were not anticipated by Mr Jeremy Hunt’s foreign office; with the capture of a Britishowned oil tanker in the Gulf, some of their worst fears have been realised.

    July 22, 2019
  • Exit with honour

    Exit with honour

    If Mr Johnson had offered unequivocal support, the situation would have been different. In the net, Sir Kim has opted for an honourable exit.

    July 12, 2019
  • Trumped by the Queen

    Trumped by the Queen

    Pre-eminently, the presentation of the Atlantic Charter, the blueprint on freedom and cooperation that was concluded in 1941 by Prime Minister Winston Churchill and President Roosevelt.

    June 7, 2019
  • A Voice Silenced

    A Voice Silenced

    In death, Lyra McKee personifies the United Kingdom's virtually incurable sore.

    April 23, 2019
  • 100 years on, Britain says Jallianwala Bagh massacre a ‘shameful scar’

    100 years on, Britain says Jallianwala Bagh massacre a ‘shameful scar’

    UK Prime Minister Theresa May expresses regret, reiterating what Queen Elizabeth II said in 1997, but offers no formal apology

    April 11, 2019
  • Tickets for Cricket World Cup 2019 on tripXOXO

    Tickets for Cricket World Cup 2019 on tripXOXO

    The online sales of tickets for World Cup 2019 on tripXOXO have started and would continue till the tickets are sold out for all the 48 matches.

    April 4, 2019
  • Oh, Europe!

    Oh, Europe!

    The advantages of being in Europe and participating in its process of opening up small units and merging into larger units, is so obvious, particularly to the younger generation. It is unfortunate that the country we have been looking for leadership in Europe, the United Kingdom, makes such a tortuous, curvaceous, farcical performance out of a decision which ought to lead towards a mentality and social reality which, to such a large extent, already exists and only needs to be embraced.

    March 28, 2019
  • Resounding rebuke

    Resounding rebuke

    On Wednesday, Republicans joined Democrats to pass a resolution to end US support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen’s brutal civil war despite the Trump administration’s support to the nation’s monarchy, just as it has backed Saudi Arabia’s royalty in the aftermath of Jamal Khashoggi’s killing.

    March 18, 2019
  • UK assures support to India in fighting terror

    UK assures support to India in fighting terror

    Sources said Sedwill conveyed that all assistance would be extended to India bilaterally in dealing with any form of terrorism through counter-terrorism cooperation, intelligence sharing and by bringing the perpetrators of terror attacks to justice.

    March 7, 2019
  • Brexit tests Japan’s globalist credentials

    Brexit tests Japan’s globalist credentials

    Even so, Japan – a fellow island country which formed an alliance with Britain in the early years of the last century – is nervously watching the eventual course of the roller-coaster Brexit ride, and not just for its short-term economic interests.

    December 26, 2018
  • If no deal…

    If no deal…

    In a no-deal planning paper, the European Commission has called on governments to grant temporary residence permits to British nationals so that people have time to make applications to secure their long-term status.

    December 24, 2018
  • A PM on the run!

    A PM on the run!

    The outlook for Brexit is as fogbound as the damp English winter. European Union leaders have let it be known that there can be “no further renegotiation of the terms of the United Kingdom’s departure”.

    December 13, 2018
  • Brexit: France warns to prepare for ‘no deal’

    Brexit: France warns to prepare for ‘no deal’

    France's minister for European affairs, Nathalie Loiseau, sounded the alarm bells in Brussels as Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May embarked on a lightning mini-tour of EU capitals to beg for support.

    December 11, 2018
  • An idiot’s Brexit idiots don’t like

    An idiot’s Brexit idiots don’t like

    Around two decades ago, a contestant on Ready Steady Cook who fancied himself something of a comedy legend overturned his plastic bag to reveal the ingredients he had brought with him from home, from which he expected his mystery celebrity chef to whip up a gourmet feast inside 20 minutes. They were: a Pot Noodle, …

    November 25, 2018