Office ventilation raises Covid-19 risk, says Cambridge study

India, Sept. 30 -- Ventilation systems in modern office buildings may increase the risk of exposure to the coronavirus, according to research published in the Journal of Fluid Mechanics. The Universi... Read More

Labour MP of UK's 'Little India' faces criminal charge for harassment

India, Sept. 28 -- Labour MP Claudia Webbe, whose candidature in Leicester East - better known as 'Little India' - in the December 2019 election generated much resentment in the party, was on Monday c... Read More

More digital evidence driving major change in UK courts

India, Sept. 28 -- Digital devices such as smart doorbells, dashcam footage, car GPS systems and even Amazon Alexa are providing increasingly more evidence in criminal trials in the United Kingdom, a ... Read More

Rising cases: Mayor says London is at 'very worrying tipping point'

London, Sept. 26 -- London mayor Sadiq Khan on Friday said the capital city is at a "very worrying tipping point" as officials revealed that it is being placed on the UK-wide Covid-19 "watch list" fol... Read More

UK asks China to allow UN unfettered access to Xinjiang

India, Sept. 25 -- The Boris Johnson government on Friday called on China to allow the United Nations unfettered access to Xinjiang following what it called "grave concerns about China's policies agai... Read More

Covid-19: London is at very worrying tipping point, says mayor

India, Sept. 25 -- London mayor Sadiq Khan on Friday said the British capital is at a "very worrying tipping point' as officials revealed that it is being placed on the countrywide Covid-19 'watchlist... Read More

Former CEO of Cambridge Analytica banned for 7 yrs

London, Sept. 25 -- Alexander Nix, former chief executive officer of controversial political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica, which worked on projects in India and other countries between 2013 and... Read More

More contagious virus strain dominating in US, says study

Houston/London,, Sept. 25 -- A study to analyse the structure of the coronavirus from two waves of infections in a major city found that a more contagious strain dominates recent samples, researchers ... Read More

UK launches new Covid curbs for next 6 months

London, Sept. 23 -- British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday announced new restrictions short of a total lockdown as experts raised the Covid-19 alert level to its second highest after the UK r... Read More

Covid fatalities top 200,000 in US as UK tightens curbs

London/ Washington, Sept. 23 -- The US death toll from Covid-19 topped 200,000 on Tuesday, a figure unimaginable eight months ago when the scourge first reached the world's richest nation. The grim m... Read More