Sunday, 22 April 2018

Tag Archives: UK

UK Hottest April day in 70 years

Temperatures reached 28.3 deg C in London

Temperatures reached 28.3 deg C in London’s St James’s Park on April 19, 2018.PHOTO: REUTERS   LONDON: The hottest UK April temperature in 70 years was recorded today as the mercury soared to 29.1C, making it the warmest day of the year so far. The Met Office recorded the highest temperature ...

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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

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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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Costa Coffee Recycle Half a Billion Cups by 2020

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BEDFORDSHIRE based Costa has promised to recycle as many disposable cups as it sells by 2020. The UK’s biggest coffee shop chain, which is based in Dunstable, says it wants to cut the number sent to landfill. It hopes to recycle up to 500 million every year and is encouraging ...

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Brit Asian Rahat Ali vows to train Pakistani youth

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LONDON: UK based Pakistani professional athlete and fitness trainer Rahat Ali Shah has said that he needs Pakistan government’s support and patronage to train Pakistani youth for international fitness events. In an interview, Shah said that he is registered with United Kingdom Bodybuilding Fitness Federation (UKBFF) and has achieved a ...

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I’m at the peak of my career, says Amir Khan

Amir Khan and Phil Lo Greco have had an entertaining build-up (Picture: Getty Images)

Amir Khan and Phil Lo Greco have had an entertaining build-up (Picture: Getty Images) MANCHESTER: BRIT boxing champ Amir Khan insists that he’s at the peak of his career at age 31 as he prepares for what is supposed to be a tune-up this Saturday night on April 21 against ...

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UK Spy Agency Claims China’s ZTE “Poses Risk to UK Security”

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LONDON: UK government agency The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) told the country’s telecommunications providers ZTE equipment presented a national security risk, which would be “impossible” to manage if the vendor’s equipment was deployed at scale, Financial Times reported. In a letter to operators, NCSC technical director Ian Levy cited ...

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PM Abbasi attends Commonwealth summit in UK

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

LONDON: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will lead the Pakistani delegation to the 25th Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM-2018) to be held in London from Wednesday to Friday (April 18 to 20). The main theme of the conference is “Towards A Common Future.” Pakistan is one of the founding ...

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Pakistan Army cadet wins ‘International Medal’ at Royal military academy

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LONDON: Pakistan Army cadet Sheroz Shahid has clinched overseas International Medal at Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS) UK. “The award is given for high performance in education, training and physical fitness fields displayed during the training period,” said the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) in a statement on Friday. “The medal ...

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UK could launch retaliatory cyber attack on Russia

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LONDON: Britain would consider launching a cyber attack against Russia in retaliation if Russia targeted British national infrastructure, the Sunday Times reported, citing unnamed security sources. Britain’s relations with Russia are at a historic low, after it blamed Russia for a nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal ...

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