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Throwback to a politer era

It’ll be futile to yearn wistfully for those halcyon days, but we can try to learn some lessons from the Bates episode.

03 Feb 2018 12:26 AM

China likens to British PM, worries if ‘Aunty May’ is warm enough

The three-day trade visit has seen May earn assurances from China that Brexit will not affect the country's enthusiasm.

02 Feb 2018 10:58 AM

May sets up ‘War Cabinet’ to battle Brexit infighting

Downing Street was also forced to respond to critics, claiming that May was “grasping the many opportunities” of Brexit well.

30 Jan 2018 6:34 AM

Trump in London: Tweets from bed, popular in UK, eats burgers at times

It was a crazy situation that many people in the world waited for his tweets.

29 Jan 2018 2:50 PM

Powerplay and clubs of sleaze

Women MPs are seeking ways to ban such institutions and events through law.

27 Jan 2018 4:37 AM


More ministries needed in India

It may not be a bad idea to form a ministry to tackle the “triple talaq” issue.

24 Jan 2018 12:10 AM

Indian-origin MP becomes 1st female Muslim min to speak at UK Parliament

In 2015, Nus Ghani became the first Conservative party Muslim female candidate to be elected to Parliament.

19 Jan 2018 12:59 PM

Trump's invitation to royal wedding still uncertain

Tennis star Serena Williams and even Trump's political enemy Barack Obama are rumoured to be on the shortlist.

13 Jan 2018 4:18 PM

Tories’ divide drove May’s rejig, with some UK Asians gaining

Labour reformed education and health provision for all and there was born an optimism that the rigidities of class would be eroded.

13 Jan 2018 12:37 AM

Narayana Murthy's son-in-law inducted in Theresa May's top team

Rishi Sunak has been appointed as an under secretary of state in Britain's Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government.

10 Jan 2018 11:15 AM


Justine Greening resigns after rejecting UK’s cabinet reshuffle

After confirming Greening's resignation, Down Street officially announced she would be replaced by Damian Hinds.

09 Jan 2018 1:02 PM

Theresa May to reshuffle cabinet in New Year reboot as Brexit looms

Labour Party has started the new year attacking Theresa May government's handling of the crisis-hit health service and railways.

08 Jan 2018 12:03 PM

Around 160 attempts a day to access online porn in UK Parliament: Data

A total of 24,473 attempts were made since last June's general election from devices connected to the parliamentary network.

08 Jan 2018 11:14 AM

Mystic who correctly foretold Brexit reveals predictions for 2018

Packington who correctly predicted Brexit using asparagus, says Theresa May will be ousted as PM of UK this year.

08 Jan 2018 10:50 AM

We live in a dystopian world

Our New Year resolution would be thus to wake up and smell the coffee — and will be more ecological aware! Cheers!

08 Jan 2018 2:21 AM


A year of self-deceptions?

Chinese investment in Britain may create jobs but will come with demands for huge returns to China.

30 Dec 2017 12:27 AM

Damian Green, UK PM Theresa May's deputy, resigns over pornography scandal

Damian Green’s resignation is a blow for May as she navigates the final year of tortuous Brexit negotiations.

21 Dec 2017 11:38 AM

British woman working with UK embassy murdered in Lebanon

‘Our first impression is that it's not politically motivated,’ says the official, who is involved in the investigation.

18 Dec 2017 4:37 PM

London to increase counter-terror spending by 50 million pounds

The rise follows warnings from police and security services of a step change in the threat from Islamist terrorism in 2017.

17 Dec 2017 6:51 PM

Have 'proven the doubters wrong': Theresay May on critics of Brexit deal

Pressure lifted on the embattled leader after she struck a deal with the European Union over Britain's divorce terms last Friday.

17 Dec 2017 5:19 PM