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Rail strikes set to paralyse UK travel network

Britain's biggest rail strike in 30 years will begin on Tuesday (today) when tens of thousands of staff walk out in a pay dispute...

Johnson wins leadership challenge in UK parliament

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson won a confidence vote on Monday, seeing off a challenge to his leadership brought by lawmakers within his Conservative...

Four-day workweek pilot just launched in UK

Thousands of workers in Britain had another reason to celebrate after returning from a long weekend to mark Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee. They’re...

Boris Johnson faces no-confidence today

A vote of confidence in Prime Minister Boris Johnson's leadership is expected to take place later on Monday. Sir Graham Brady, who chairs the Tory...

UK minister sees ‘domestic factors’ in Pakistan’s political upheaval

British Minister for Armed Forces James Heappey on Wed­nesday said Pakistan’s political uphea­val was because of domestic factors rather than some sinister foreign plot...

Johnson apologises to parliament over lockdown breaches

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson apologised to parliament on Tuesday after he was fined by police for breaking lockdown rules, saying he did not...

EU imposes ‘severe’ sanctions on Russia

Even as European Union (EU) leaders wrapped up an emergency summit on Friday with an agreement to punish Moscow for its invasion of Ukraine...

Charles praises Elizabeth’s blessing for ‘Queen Camilla’ in jubilee tribute

Prince Charles on Sunday thanked his mother Queen Elizabeth for publicly stating her desire that his wife Camilla becomes Queen Consort when he becomes...

Two more held in UK over Texas synagogue attack

British police said on Wednesday they were holding two more men in connection with an armed hostage-taking incident at a Texas synagogue by a...

Prince Andrew renounces royal patronages, military affiliations

Britain's Prince Andrew has renounced his military affiliations and royal patronages, Buckingham Palace said on Thursday. The move comes after Andrew's lawyers failed to persuade...

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