UK Plans to Expand List of Safe Countries: Indian Inclusion & Immigration Crackdown

2023-11-11 08:15:06 The UK is reportedly planning to expand its list of safe countries. It is reported that India will also be included in the new list. This will speed up the process of returning Indians who came to Britain illegally and there will be no chance for Indians to remain as refugees in Britain. … Read more

The future of super-powerful artificial intelligence is being decided today

2023-11-03 15:49:31 Published on: 03/11/2023 – 16:49 Artificial intelligence (AI) is capable of tremendous advances in medicine, in the conquest of space and even in the understanding of our planet. But it is also scary, as evidenced by the summit which took place this week in Bletchley Park, in London, in the presence of Elon … Read more

Public Warning: Counterfeit Weight-Loss Pens Containing Fake Drugs – Stay Informed and Safeguard Your Health

2023-10-27 09:12:00 Written by Rabab Fathi Friday, October 27, 2023 11:12 AM The UK medicines regulator has issued a public warning about counterfeit and potentially harmful weight-loss pens, after seizing hundreds of devices sold illegally by dealers. The dealers’ drug pens allegedly contained the weight-loss drugs Ozempic (semaglutide) or Saxenda (liraglutide). However, these pens are … Read more

Labour Party Shocks Conservatives in By-elections, Gaining Momentum for General Election

2023-10-20 18:15:48 London: Prime Minister Rishi Sunakint’s Conservative Party lost in the by-elections for two seats in Britain. The opposition Labor Party won the Mid Bedfordshire and Tamworth seats. It is the first time Labor has won Bedfordshire. Labor leader Keir Starmer said the victory in Conservative strongholds was proof that people wanted change. The … Read more

FTA with UK gathers steam, committee of secretaries reviews pact

2023-10-19 19:21:45 NEW DELHI: A committee of secretaries chaired by the cabinet secretary, on Thursday, took stock of the status of the ongoing talks under India-UK free trade agreement on issues such as rules of origin, tariffs and phasing out of duties to iron out the knotty areas. According to people familiar with the development, … Read more

India-UK FTA: Month-end conclusion uncertain as gaps remain

2023-10-19 04:48:34 The possibility of a month-end conclusion of the India-UK FTA talks hangs in the balance as last week’s crucial round of negotiations failed to bridge differences in critical areas, including rules of origin, access for professional services, tariff cuts for key products, and work visa liberalisation, sources said. The Commerce and Industry Ministry … Read more

Turkish President Erdogan & British Prime Minister Sunak Discuss Israeli-Palestinian Conflict and Urgent Measures for Peace and Humanitarian Crisis

2023-10-16 14:08:56 AA / Istanbul / Mohammed Enes Calli Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed by telephone on Monday the current state of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict with British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, the Turkish communications directorate said in a statement. The two leaders discussed ways to establish peace in the region and urgent measures to … Read more

Why it could be a little hard for India to clinch favourable free trade pacts with UK, European Union

2023-10-07 19:12:51 Around this time last year, India and the UK looked ready to sign a free trade deal: the deadline set by former British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was Diwali. That did not materialise. On October 26, a couple of days after the festival of lights, then UK trade minister Greg Hands said in … Read more