Sunday, 18 March 2018

Tag Archives: UK

Indian-origin Soldier on Trial Accused of Murdering Girlfriend in UK

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A 26-year-old Indian-origin soldier in the UK is on trial for killing his ex-girlfriend by slitting her throat from ear to ear after she ended the relationship due to his “abusive” and “manipulative” behaviour. Lance Corporal Trimaan “Harry” Dhillon is accused of breaking into his ex-girlfriend Alice Ruggles’ flat and ...

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Glasgow: Woman sexually assaulted next to River Clyde

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GLASGOW: A woman has been sexually assaulted next to the River Clyde in Glasgow. The assault happened at the River Clyde near Broomielaw at the King George V bridge on Monday night. Police investigating the incident sealed off the pathway at 6pm as they began their enquiries. Officers directed cyclists ...

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Sajid Javid to make changes to Help to Buy loans


LONDON: Sajid Javid, the secretary of state for Communities and Local Government, has told housebuilders that he will make changes to Help to Buy loans to help boost the housing market. Following the recent housing white paper setting out the government’s plan to reform the market, Mr Javid discussed various ...

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First UK-China train to depart today, passing through 7 nations


LONDON: The first rail freight service from the United Kingdom (UK) to China will reportedly depart on a 7500-mile long journey by passing through seven nations. The train with 30 containers carrying British goods will depart from Essex today for China. The goods include whiskey, soft drinks, vitamins and other ...

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Nasir Jamshed’s lawyer met PCB official in London: Sources

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LONDON: Pakistan test batsman Nasir Jamshed has been in touch with Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) officials through his lawyer, informed sources. According to the source who is privy to developments related to the case, a top PCB official arrived in London three days ago and met the lawyer of Nasir ...

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UK wants to become ‘important partner’ for CPEC


LONDON: The United Kingdom has expressed its desire to become a key partner in the multibillion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). “Britain is a country of global influence and can be an important partner for China and Pakistan in the delivery of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor which has the potential to ...

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Theresa May arrives in Saudi Arabia for trade talks


RIYADH: British Prime Minister Theresa May visiting Saudi Arabia looking to secure post-Brexit investment from the UK’s biggest trading partner in the Arab world. May arrived in the Saudi capital Riyadh on Tuesday with economic issues a “priority” on her trip. Last month, May triggered Article 50 of the Lisbon ...

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Pakistan wants peace with India: Gen Bajwa


LONDON: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa has said that Pakistan was a peace-loving country and wants to resolve all outstanding issues including the core issue of Jammu and Kashmir with India peacefully. He said this while addressing a UK think-tank, the International Institute for Strategic Studies, ...

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British Pakistani Girl Makes History By Passing Her O-Levels Paper

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MANCHESTER: Laiba Hussain from Oldham, UK has managed to pass the General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) exams at the age of just 10. The British-Pakistani girl has done successfully what students usually struggle to do at the age of sixteen in Britain. She gives all the credit for her ...

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