UK PM concerned at footage of police breaking up vigil

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he was deeply concerned at footage of police breaking up and dragging women away from a vigil for a murdered woman that drew heavy public criticism of the force. Continue Reading

Britain will iron out technical issues with EU: Johnson

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday his government would iron out what he described technical issues with the European Union over post-Brexit trade. Continue Reading

Govt to be prudent in easing Covid restrictions: Johnson

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that his government will be very prudent in easing coronavirus restrictions to ensure a cautious but irreversible progress. Continue Reading

UK PM under pressure to lift all lockdown restrictions

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is under mounting pressure to lift all Covid-19 lockdowns in two and a half months as lockdown-sceptic Tories called on him to commit to a timetable for easing the restrictions with a complete end to controls by the end of April. Continue Reading

WW vereran Tom Moore passes away, aged 100 years

Britain’s Captain Tom Moore, the World War Two veteran who lifted a nation’s spirits by raising millions of pounds for health service workers battling the coronavirus, died on Tuesday aged 100 after he contracted Covid-19. Continue Reading

Stricter lockdown restriction likely on the way: UK PM

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday that tougher lockdown restrictions were probably on the way as COVID-19 cases keep rising, but that schools were safe places and children should continue to attend where permitted. Continue Reading

Amidst new virus fears, India looking forward to welcome UK PM

India on Thursday said it was looking forward to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s visit next month, amid reports that the trip may not be possible because of the rapidly-spreading mutated version of the coronavirus in the UK. Continue Reading

Indian Health Ministry to meet over mutant Covid strain in UK

The Indian Health Ministry on Monday called an emergency meeting of its top advisors to discuss the emergence of a mutated variant of the novel Coronavirus in the UK. Continue Reading