Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Tag Archives: LONDON

Indian PM Modi meets Theresa May

British PM Theresa May welcomes PM Modi

British PM Theresa May welcomes PM Modi. (Photo: Reuters) LONDON: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today arrived at 10 Downing Street in London for a breakfast meeting with his British counterpart Theresa May during which the two leaders discussed a wide range of issues of mutual interest, including cross-border terrorism, ...

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UK, Pakistan reiterate to further strengthening bilateral ties

Pakistan, UK

LONDON: Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif met Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Boris Johnson on the sidelines of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in London. The two leaders reviewed progress in bilateral relations and reiterated commitment to further strengthening these ties by enhancing trade, promoting investment and ...

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Brexit: UK, EU will not get ‘exactly what we want, PM May says

Prime Minister Theresa May REUTERS-Joe Giddens-Pool

Prime Minister Theresa May.  REUTERS/Joe Giddens/Pool LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday that both London and Brussels will have to make concessions in Brexit negotiations, adding that she remained “confident” of a deal with the EU. “We both need to face the fact that this is a ...

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Cake to receive world premiere in London

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LOLLYWOOD: One of the most anticipated Pakistani film releases of this year, Cake is set to receive its world premiere in London’s West End on Tuesday, March 13. Vue West End will lay the red carpet to welcome the stars Aamina Sheikh, Sanam Saeed, Adnan Malik and Beo Raana Zafar; ...

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The Queen makes surprise visit to London Fashion Week

QUEEEN LONDON FASHION WEEK

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth sits next to fashion editor Anna Wintour as they view Richard Quinn’s runway show before presenting him with the inaugural Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design, as she visits London Fashion Week’s BFC Show Space in central London, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. (Yui Mok/Pool photo via ...

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Uber UK set up 24-hour hotline

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LONDON: Uber continues to run up against various regulatory problems in different parts of the world, including London, where it’s been battling to stay operating under pressure from taxi driver groups and Transport for London. Now, it’s promising to make some changes to its service in the UK. “We recognise ...

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Grenfell Tower Fraudster jailed for 21 months

Grenfell Tower

LONDON: In June 2017 a fire broke out in Grenfell Tower, a 23-story apartment block in London, rapidly turning into an inferno which killed 70 people and an unborn baby. In the chaos one man lied to the authorities, claiming his wife and son had died in the blaze. Anh ...

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Jeremy London arrested on domestic violence charge

Jeremy London

LONDON: Authorities say “Mallrats” and “7th Heaven” actor Jeremy London has been arrested in Mississippi and charged with domestic violence. Jackson County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Marcia Hill tells the Sun Herald that London was arrested following a fight with his wife, Juliet London. London was released from custody Friday night on a ...

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London Stadium to host new athletics World Cup

London Stadium

LONDON: A new World Cup event, featuring eight of top athletics nations is to take place in London this year, British Athletics said. Britain and the U.S. are to take part along with South Africa, Poland, France, China, Germany and Jamaica in the inaugural competition, scheduled for July 14 to ...

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London mosque attacker jailed for at least 43 years

Darren Osborne

LONDON: A Briton who deliberately drove a van into a group of worshippers near a London mosque, killing one man, was on Friday (Feb 2) sentenced to life in prison with a minimum 43-year term. Darren Osborne, 48, from the Welsh capital Cardiff, was found guilty of murdering 51-year-old Makram ...

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