Wednesday, February 8, 2023

UK

UK scraps all Covid restrictions

Anyone testing positive for COVID-19 will no longer be legally bound to self-isolate, as all remaining coronavirus restrictions come to an end for England on Thursday.Under Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s “living with COVID plan” laid out earlier this...

UK to drop self-isolationrule in ‘living with COVID’ plan

The UK is set to drop the legal requirement to self-isolate for upto 10 days on testing positive for coronavirus as part of the government’s so-called “living with COVID” plan, Downing Street indicated on Sunday.On being asked about the...

Russia could invade Ukraine any day now: US

Russia could invade Ukraine “at any time” and American citizens should leave immediately, the US has warned.An invasion could start with aerial bombing that would make departures difficult and endanger civilians, the BBC quoted the White House as saying...

British Council, Telangana sign MoU for innovation

The British Council and the Telangana government on Wednesday signed an MoU to facilitate greater research and innovation in aerospace, defence, life sciences and pharma, food and agriculture, and sustainability.With this MoU, the two sides renewed their partnership in...

‘50/50’ chance Boris Johnson will be forced out

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been rocked by another Downing Street resignation after a fifth aide quit as Cabinet Ministers said they believe there is a “50/50” chance that Johnson will be forced out of office, the Daily...

UK’s Harry and Meghan voice concern to Spotify over COVID-19 misinformation

Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife Meghan have expressed their concern to Spotify about COVID-19 misinformation on its platform and are committed to continuing to work with the company, a spokesperson for their Archewell foundation said on Sunday.Singer-songwriters Neil...

UK and India are natural partners: UK PM Boris

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday described the UK and India as “natural partners” who are working together on many “fantastic projects” from partnership on 5G and telecom to startups that will transform people’s lives and promote the...