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UK sets out 26 new sanctions against Russia over the Ukrainian war

UK sets out 26 new sanctions against Russia over the Ukrainian war

London: On Thursday, the United Kingdom added 26 fresh designations to its list of sanctions against Russia related to the Ukrainian conflict, including military leaders and defence firms. Britain, which has attempted to play a crucial role in the West’s reaction to Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine, has already imposed hundreds of

On Vijay Mallya sentencing, SC to go ahead regardless of his absence

On Vijay Mallya sentencing, SC to go ahead regardless of his absence

New Delhi: Ready to go ahead with the sentence hearing against fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya in a contempt case, the Supreme Court on Tuesday said it cannot wait for him forever and posted the matter for hearing on January 18, 2022. Solicitor General Tushar Mehta has been asked to be

India strongly takes up ‘Khalistan’ referendum event with UK

India strongly takes up ‘Khalistan’ referendum event with UK

New Delhi: Strongly condemning the Khalistan referendum voting in London, India conveyed its serious concerns to UK for allowing banned organisation to hold a referendum on the secession of Punjab on October 31. While the so-called referendum held in downtown London turned out to be a damp squib, National Security

UK considers how to boost security after a lawmaker was stabbed to death

UK considers how to boost security after a lawmaker was stabbed to death

London: Following the killing of David Amess, from Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party, Britain is now considering a number of options to boost the security of lawmakers, UK interior minister Priti Patel said on Sunday. Amess, 69, was knifed repeatedly in the attack on Friday in Leigh-on-Sea, east of

UK hosts first G7 Foreign Ministers meeting since pandemic began: Reports

UK hosts first G7 Foreign Ministers meeting since pandemic began: Reports

London: Foreign ministers of the G7 (Group of Seven) nations have started to land in London to attend their first in-person meeting since the COVID-19 pandemic began. In addition to G7 member states Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the US, the UK has invited ministers from Australia, India, South