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Alarm in UK over fake news prompting non-whites to reject Covid vaccination

India, Jan. 15 -- Many people from Indian, Asian and other non-white communities have been rejecting Covid-19 vaccines due to fake news about what they contain and their effect, prompting authorities ... Read More


Kashmir situation of 'great concern': UK minister

India, Jan. 14 -- The Boris Johnson government on Wednesday reiterated the UK's long-standing position that the issue of Jammu and Kashmir is for India and Pakistan to resolve, that London has no role... Read More


Early lockdown in Delhi had less impact on air quality: Report

India, Jan. 14 -- The first Covid-19 lockdowns led to significant changes in urban air pollution levels in Delhi and other major cities around the world, but the changes were smaller than expected, a ... Read More


Past Covid-19 infection gives at least 5 months of immunity: UK study

India, Jan. 14 -- People who have been infected with Covid-19 are immune from contracting the virus again for at least five months, according to a major study by Public Health England (PHE), which exa... Read More


Social media manipulation a growing threat to democracies: Oxford study

India, Jan. 13 -- Social media manipulation of public opinion is a growing threat to democracies around the world, according to the 2020 media manipulation survey from a University of Oxford institute... Read More


Covid-19: UK armed forces dealing with 'most dangerous situation'

India, Jan. 13 -- Record numbers of personnel from British armed forces have been deployed to help deal the "most dangerous situation" in living memory facing hospitals, as Prime Minister Boris Johnso... Read More


Post-Brexit Britain better-off as a global broker: Report

India, Jan. 11 -- Britain can remain internationally influential if it serves as a broker to global challenges such as climate change, equitable economic growth and health resilience, rather than as a... Read More


Alok Sharma made president of UN climate conference in Glasgow

India, Jan. 8 -- Alok Sharma, who was appointed to the cabinet role of Business secretary in the Boris Johnson government following the December 2019 election, was on Friday appointed full-time presid... Read More


UK court to deliver judgement on Nirav Modi extradition on Feb 25

India, Jan. 8 -- The judgement in the Nirav Modi extradition case will be delivered in the Westminster Magistrates Court on February 25, judge Samuel Goozee announced on Friday at the end of a two-day... Read More


Covid-19 'out of control' in London, mayor declares 'major incident'

India, Jan. 8 -- Facing continuing surge of new Covid-19 cases, London mayor Sadiq Khan on Friday declared a 'major incident' - which is equivalent to declaring an emergency response - and urged peopl... Read More