Thursday, February 2, 2023

UK

Channel 4 documentary to tell the story of Boris from Eton to No. 10

As the UK awaits its next Prime Minister, a documentary based on the departing UK PM Boris Johnson is currently in early development at a leading television network. The four-part series with the working title “Boris”, will feature hour-long...

I will run the economy like Margaret Thatcher: Rishi Sunak

Rishi Sunak, the Indian origin contender for the prime ministership of the UK, said he will run the British economy like former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, if he wins.In his first campaign interview to The Daily Telegraph, the pro...

Farah reveals he was trafficked to UK

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah has disclosed he was brought into Britain illegally from Djibouti under the name of another child.“The truth is I’m not who you think I am,” the 39-year-old Farah told the BBC in a documentary...

Omicron sub-variants driveUK’s Covid infections rise

The number of people in the UK with COVID-19 has risen by around 32 per cent in a week to almost 2.3 million due to fast-spreading Omicron sub-variants, according to official data released in London on Friday.The Office for...

Upcoming CWC games will inspire, empower citizens

The upcoming Commonwealth Games will inspire and empower all Commonwealth citizens, in turn helping to boost development and health outcomes following the Covid-19 pandemic, ministers and sport sector representatives have said.Over 120 Commonwealth sports and health ministers, sports industry...

UK government withdraws Imam’s advisory role over film protests

The UK government has withdrawn the appointment of an Imam from his role as an Independent Advisor over his endorsement of a campaign to ban screenings of a new film claiming to reflect the story of the daughter of...

Ed Sheeran to sing in honour of Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip

Singer Ed Sheeran will honour the late Prince Philip at this year’s Platinum Jubilee. The Grammy-winning musician is set to perform a musical tribute to the Queen and her late husband during a special celebration on June 6.The pop...

Indian startups created value, wealth: PM

Noting that the number of unicorns in India has reached the 100-mark this month, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that even in the phase of the Covid pandemic, Indian startups have been creating wealth and value with...

Eminem shares new 20th anniv edition of ‘The Eminem Show’

Eminem has released an expanded edition of his fourth album ‘The Eminem Show’ to mark its 20th anniversary.Marshall Mathers dropped the original record – which features the hits ‘Without Me’, ‘Cleanin’ Out My Closet’ and ‘Sing For The Moment’...

UK Govt approves proposed takeover of Chelsea by Boehly

The UK government has given its nod for the proposed takeover of Premier League giants Chelsea by the Todd Boehly consortium for 4.25 billion pounds.Chelsea’s Russian owner Roman Abramovich, under whom the club won five Premier League and two...