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Rishi Sunak British PM

AA Edit | Tories doomed to fail for first time in 14 yrs

Rishi Sunak's Conservative Party struggles with scandals & public discontent, risking their 14-year reign as polls predict a Labour victory

26 Jun 2024 3:07 AM

Kishwar Desai | Diet guru dies of heatstroke... Will Starmer go 400 paar?

Michael Mosley, the mastermind behind the 5:2 diet, found dead in Greece after suspected heat stroke.

24 Jun 2024 12:05 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | After the D-Day fiasco, Sunak blundering on as July 4 nears

Prime Minister's Rishi Sunak campaign under fire as gaffes and divisive policies stir controversy.

15 Jun 2024 12:05 AM

Kishwar Desai | Women liven up UK poll debates... A lit fest boycott to save the earth?

UK election debates stir media frenzy while ‘others’ steal the spotlight

10 Jun 2024 12:05 AM

Krishnan Srinivasan | Rishi Sunak’s call for snap July polls may be big gamble

With the Conservatives trailing Labour in the polls, Prime Minister Sunak hopes an early election will stabilise his party's fortunes

29 May 2024 12:05 AM


Kishwar Desai | Keir Starmer is the favourite on July 4; J.K. Rowling getting trolled in Edinburgh

From the upcoming UK elections to the latest in royal wealth and literary festival controversies, prominent events shaping British society.

27 May 2024 12:05 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Will Labour dump Sunak on July 4? Ranking ‘degrees’ of prejudice futile

A dive into Labour's Israel stance, Diane Abbott's suspension, and evolving views on victimisation

25 May 2024 12:43 AM

AA Edit | Sunak rolls the poll dice

Facing steep odds, Sunak's Tories call for early polls amid Labour Party dominance and mounting crises

24 May 2024 2:07 AM

AA Edit | Trouble grows for UK Tories

Conservatives suffer significant losses in council seats and bypoll, while Labour and Lib Dems make gains

06 May 2024 12:05 AM

Kishwar Desai | Will fasting help Sunak better his image? Greta got better of UK cops

From PM Modi's spiritual fasting to PM Rishi Sunak's disciplined 36-hour fast, leaders' unique practices make headlines

05 Feb 2024 12:00 AM


Kishwar Desai | Will Cameron rush to Tories' rescue? Blyton's Famous 5 makes comeback

It is rare for a former Prime Minister to come back to save his sinking party

11 Dec 2023 12:05 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Focus on Boris, Rishi as Britain examines how it handled Covid

The inquiry is entrusted with finding out precisely how the virus spread and what the government of the time did or did not do.

25 Nov 2023 12:01 AM

AA Edit | Sunak’s political gamble may be too little, too late

The UK PM may have had little choice in sacking his rebellious home secretary Suella Braverman

15 Nov 2023 12:01 AM

Kishwar Desai | Will Boris become a journalist again? Sunak might go more anti-Green

Boris Johnson will be hosting his own news slot.

30 Oct 2023 12:05 AM

AA Edit | India, play hardball with UK

A free trade pact with India might be Mr Sunak’s ticket to re-election, and we must not give it to him and the Tories cheaply.

09 Sep 2023 12:27 AM


Kishwar Desai | British Museum loses argument for hanging on to looted treasures

2,000 items from the British Museum had been stolen, or were unaccounted for.

04 Sep 2023 12:12 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Asylum-seekers’ ‘tags’ intrusive, but there’s also a positive aspect

Controversy Erupts Over UK's Asylum Seeker Tagging Plan Amid Family Ties

02 Sep 2023 12:05 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Just Stop Oil! Protests over fossil fuels in UK escalating

In recent months an agitational group 'Just Stop Oil' has started radically agitating to save the planet from human-initiated climate change

12 Aug 2023 12:05 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Does Sunak have no fashion sense…or is he simply behind the times?

Now Derek Guy, a men’s fashion expert, contends in The Times that Hedgie’s fashion sense is stuck in the year 2000.

05 Aug 2023 12:10 AM

Sucheta Dasgupta | Why only the female mosquito lets blood

It’s the female mosquito that lives off our anatomy!

30 Jul 2023 12:10 AM