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Johnson is no Sinophobe but will he de-Sinofy Britain 

Johnson is no Sinophobe but will he de-Sinofy Britain 

Huawei’s 35% role in UK’s 5G is incessantly analysed and debated, the pressure to de-Sinofy increases. It is known 68...

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Macron visits UK; Labour flays govt ‘mishandling’ of pandemic

Labour is shoring up a narrative that might, post-Covid, culminate in a bid for another general election.   President Emmanuel...

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Can Boris Johnson restore and unite a multi-ethnic society?

London: Black voices are being heard in UK in an unprecedented way following the heinous and public homicide of George...

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Circumstances line up against Boris Johnson

All the Tory elation about an 80-seat majority is dwindling following a cluster of unforeseen events.   London: Beginning with...

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UK opposes China’s national security law in Hong Kong

Parliament resumed and Labour MP’s complained that they had to observe social distancing in a queue of a few hundred...

Cummings scandal has peaked

Cummings scandal has peaked

Boris Johnson demonstrated strength when he refused to bend to immense pressure for a Cabinet inquiry into the behaviour of...

Home is not a safe place for everyone – Antonia Filmer 21.V.2020

Home is not a safe place for everyone – Antonia Filmer 21.V.2020

It is a fact that most abuse happens in the home, mostly from a family member/partner or ex-partner, imagine spending...

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Debate about economy begins

London: Boris Johnson marginally released UK from lockdown, the parameters appeared deliberately vague allowing business, industry and the public to...

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Self-test at home 14.V.2020B

The BioSURE COVID-19 Antibody Self Test will be ready for mass production at the beginning of June, it is undergoing...

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Death rate in UK will not increase if lockdown lifted: Prof Gupta of Oxford

London: As nations prepare for the easing of lockdown rules Professor Sunetra Gupta’s research becomes ever more topical and relevant....

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Corona politics in a divided United Kingdom

The COVID-19 pandemic has spread rapidly across the globe infecting nearly 4million and killing more 271,000 worldwide so far. UK’s...

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UK Parliament goes from Eurosceptic to China-sceptic

MPs have many reasons to be sceptical about China—from human rights to Huawei and security and surveillance.   Boris Johnson...

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Scientists stress on lockdown as data on virus insufficient

London: The media left and right continues its relentless attack on scientists, and the government’s management of the Covid-19 crisis. It...

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Dismissing Mallya’s appeal, judges found prima facie case 

London: Two cases against Vijay Mallya were heard this month. Mallya is residing in UK on a 1992 indefinite leave to...

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UK gets one-stop vaccine shop

Since 2019 Dr Matthew Duchars has been the CEO of the Vaccines Manufacturing and Innovation Centre (VMIC).VMIC is a not...

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UK struggles to deal with Covid-19 pandemic

London: It is very easy to find fault from a comfortable chair that is socially distant from Westminster. Although this reporter...

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No exit in sight for UK as lockdown continues

There are fears of a second wave of Covid-19 pandemic, if lockdown ends too soon. Folks have been clapping, praying...

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Clinical trials, diagnostic tests for Covid-19 take place in UK

The world is racing to develop diagnostic tests, treatments and vaccines for the dreaded Covid-19 virus. Academics, Global Life Sciences...

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Covid exposes faultlines in UK

UK’s Covid-19 testing capacity is reaching only 10,000 per day. Three weeks ago Boris Johnson had hoped for 25,000 tests...

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Scientific, political opinions combine to build UK’s corona strategy

London:The UK government has rightly said it was and would be guided by science. Nobody expects politicians to be scientists...

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Wuhan, London flights continued for long

Analysts are wondering why UK’s strategic manufacturing capacity is so under prepared and what happened to UK’s pandemic/disease monitoring systems....

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UK’s financial heartthrob Rishi Sunak impresses with budget

UK’s new financial heartthrob, the Chancellor Rishi Sunak, delivered an impressive and ambitious budget on behalf of the Conservative government....

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Carry on, says Johnson as plans follow for Covid-19 delay phase

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced that containing Covid-19 phase is over; UK is now into the delay phase—the...

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Ejiao decimates Kenya’s donkey population

Uhuru Kenyatta’s government has banned the commercial slaughter of donkeys in Kenya. The decision has been taken because of the...