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Kishwar Desai

Kishwar Desai | Sinn Fein win puts spotlight on treaty; balcony ‘half-full’ on Queen’s jubilee?

This will be a test for the Treaty of Northern Ireland as Sinn Fein would like to reunite both parts which the Unionists don’t like

23 May 2022 12:40 AM

Kishwar Desai | Clubbing is back, so is beachwear; women’s soccer draws all the fans

But even so, we are still in some ways under the influence of the pandemic

25 Apr 2022 12:59 AM

Kishwar Desai | XR, traffic jams back on streets; BoJo in Kiev is butt of laughter

Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists are back on the streets, reminding us that the world is not a safe haven in any way

11 Apr 2022 12:11 AM

‘Fake history’, but ‘slip’ in Bridgerton may land on cancel culture blindspot

And in other bad news: there is severe inflation. Households face energy bills four times what they were last year

27 Mar 2022 11:37 PM

Kishwar Desai | Her Majesty still not well enough; Ukraine, oil bills trouble one & all

She is 95 and has just completed 70 years on the throne which is a record for Great Britain

14 Mar 2022 2:01 AM


Kishwar Desai | War of Wordles has UK in grip; 20m flowers to float for Queen

In a bid to make Wordle popular in their backyard they have made the word puzzle much more puzzling

28 Feb 2022 2:45 AM

Kishwar Desai | Cabbie returns Meghnad ‘ideas’; sexism finally claims Cressida

Because people leave things so frequently in London black cabs, the methodology is very smoothly implemented

14 Feb 2022 1:17 AM

Kishwar Desai | Partygate to be watered down; dating fraud the newest menace

Johnson has always managed to survive crisis upon crisis through machinations no one can predict

31 Jan 2022 2:15 AM

Kishwar Desai | BoJo may survive Partygate just yet; murder mysteries make a comeback

Boris Johnson first denied that there ever was a party at Number 10 during lockdown and then he apologised for them

17 Jan 2022 1:01 AM

Kishwar Desai | Market defeats ‘mild’ Omicron on ‘warmest’ New Year’s Day

Though the figures keep climbing, and over one lakh people have been infected daily — the only plus point is that the infection remains mild

03 Jan 2022 2:09 AM


Kishwar Desai | No. 10 ‘parties’ raise a ruckus; gender-neutral Brits inspire all

For those of us who grew up in a simpler world, possibly too black and white — it is an opportunity to re-learn

20 Dec 2021 2:29 AM

Kishwar Desai | No kisses under the mistletoe; but shouldn’t libraries stay open 24/7?

Students from Kings College are in the middle of a protest saying that they would like to remain in the library for 24 hours as they used to

06 Dec 2021 1:25 AM

Kishwar Desai | Post ‘sleaze’ row, MPs frosty with Boris; ‘re-writing’ the wrongs of Clive

Boris Johnson, who was unbeatable and riding high four weeks ago, cannot do anything right any more

22 Nov 2021 4:24 AM

Kishwar Desai | Patterson row showed power of press, forced Boris to retreat

The sharp reaction has shown that no matter how popular the PM, the British people will not take corrupt conduct from their MPs

07 Nov 2021 11:55 PM

Kishwar Desai | Queen caustic; many take an 'Earthshot' to 'fix' the planet

The Queen had a reception for the rich patrons who are going to pour money for fighting climate change

25 Oct 2021 1:47 AM


Kishwar Desai | Brexit triggers panic buying: Can this Angela rescue Labour?

There has been 'panic buying' over Christmas gifts as well

14 Oct 2021 7:45 AM

Kishwar Desai | A multicultural star is born; will Priti turn back migrant boats?

Refugees and migrants have been a huge challenge for this island country

13 Sep 2021 2:42 AM

10K-plus Brits wish to host Afghans; climate rebels dye Palace fountain red

As chaos prevails and the region gets further destabilised, undoubtedly borders will get erased

30 Aug 2021 4:28 AM

Kishwar Desai | 3 plus 2 vs WFH, shops-to-homes: Getting ready for a post-Covid UK

Not everyone is prepared to come back to work in offices, but prefer to be somewhere in the country and logging in when required

16 Aug 2021 3:03 AM

Kishwar Desai | In UK quarantine, Indians pariahs even though they give hotels boost

These hotel rooms cost as much as a room in the Taj in India, with meals thrown in

02 Aug 2021 2:25 AM