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Amid rising rebellion, British Prime Minister Liz Truss resigns

Lizz Truss resigns after 44 days. This makes the PM with one of the shortest tenures. Allegations of economic mismanagement is understood to be the reason behind the move.

Liz Truss Is New UK PM

United Kingdom Foreign Secretary Liz Truss on Monday defeated Indian origin Rishi Sunak to become the successor of Boris Johnson. Trust received 81,326 votes compared to Sunak’s share of 60,399 votes in the elections for the Conservative Party leadership. Truss will meet the Queen for an invitation to form her government, as per the UK […]

World Leaders Condemn ‘Cowardly’ Attack On Salman Rushdie

  BENGALURU: The stabbing of prominent writer Salman Rushdie by a fanatic in New York on Friday has come as a rude shock for people across the world, drawing condemnation and public outcry. The 75-year-old Booker Prize laureate is currently on a ventilator battling for his life as he has copped severe nerve damage. The […]

With FTA, Diwali To Bring Prosperity In India-UK

NEW DELHI: UK Secretary of State for International Trade Anne-Marie Trevelyan hoped that the Free Trade Agreement with India would be readied by Diwali. Trevelyan was replying to a query about the timeline announced by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson during his visit to India last week at a House of Commons International Trade Committee […]

UK Ties With India Beacon In Stormy Seas, Says Johnson; Modi Bats For FTA

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his UK counterpart Boris Johnson sought a dialogue to mitigate the Ukraine crisis even as the two leaders in their first-ever joint address skipped any hawkish stance on Russia, indicating the respect for each other’s sovereignty and the growing ties the two nations have enjoyed over the last […]

Johnson Meets Modi, Says UK-India Ties ‘Have Never Been As Strong’

  NEW DELHI: On a two-day maiden visit to India, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday said that the relations between India and the UK are at an all-time high and stressed that the partnership “brings security and prosperity for our people”. On the second day of his visit, Johnson was received at the Rashtrapati […]

UK PM Johnson Lands In Ahmedabad, Visits Sabarmati Ashram

AHMEDABAD: United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson landed in Ahmedabad for a two-day visit to India and was given a grand welcome in the city with a large number of people lining up the 4-km route from the airport to a hotel in the city on Wednesday morning. Johnson is the first prime minister of […]

In Maiden India Tour, UK PM Johnson To Visit Gujarat, Meet PM Modi

  NEW DELHI: United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson will start his maiden two-day visit to India with a tour to Gujarat, the home state of PM Narendra Modi on April 21, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said. Johnson will land in Ahmedabad, becoming the first British prime minister to visit Gujarat. In a […]