Monday, 20 November 2017

Tag Archives: LONDON

Uber seeks talks with London mayor to renew licence

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LONDON: Uber is prepared to make concessions to ensure its licence to operate in London is renewed, its general manager for the capital has said. Tom Elvidge told the Sunday Times: “While we haven’t been asked to make any changes, we’d like to know what we can do.” He added: ...

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Ronaldo, Neymar, Messi on FIFA best player shortlist

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LONDON: Neymar was named alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi on the three-man shortlist for the Best FIFA Men’s Player Award, which was announced in London on Friday. Brazil superstar Neymar, 25, won the Copa del Rey with Barcelona last season before joining Paris Saint-Germain in a blockbuster 222 million ...

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Armani lightens up London Fashion Week

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LONDON: Italian labels Versus Versace and Emporio Armani brought the darkness and light to London Fashion Week on Sunday, burnishing the city’s reputation as a fashion capital. Industry icon Giorgio Armani had not displayed in London for 11 years, an eternity in the world of fashion, ending his hiatus to ...

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British Pakistani coach leads cricket session on 10 Downing St

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LONDON: Prime Minister Theresa May watched as the first ever game of cricket was played in Downing Street, led by a British Pakistani female cricket coach. Saba Nasim, who is a practising lawyer and a certified English Cricket Board (ECB) coach, led the historic cricket game session in which Stuart ...

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Suspect arrested in London subway attack

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LONDON: The Latest on the London subway attack and manhunt for suspects (all times local): 10:45 a.m. British police say they have arrested an 18-year-old man in connection with the London subway attack. Police say the man has been arrested by Kent police in the port area of Dover on ...

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We will never be intimidated, says London Mayor

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LONDON: A reported explosion at a train station sent commuters stampeding in panic, injuring several people on September 15, at the height of London’s morning rush hour, and police said they were investigating it as a terrorist attack. The Mayor of London urged people to “remain calm and vigilant” in ...

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UK police investigate reports of blast on London underground train

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LONDON: Heavily armed police rushed to an incident at a London underground station on Friday with local media reporting there had been an explosion on a train. A Reuters witness could see six ambulances, fire engines and a helicopter at Parsons Green station in West London where the Metro newspaper ...

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London stays world’s top finance centre despite Brexit

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FRANKFURT/ LONDON: London remains the globe’s most attractive financial centre, extending its lead over New York despite Britain’s looming departure from the European Union, a survey found on Monday. Britain’s departure from the trading bloc has led to some politicians and economists predicting London will lose its pre-eminent status as ...

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Imran Khan leaves for London on five day visit

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ISLAMABAD: PTI chief Imran Khan has left for London on a five days visit. According to reports, Imran Khan along with his two sons Salman Khan and Qasim Khan flew to London on Saturday. They had come to Pakistan to celebrate Eid ul Azha. Imran Khan took Pakistan International Airlines ...

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